The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 28 27 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.34% 7.12% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 7.42% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 3
Average salary £33,750 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 310 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.59% 95.98% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 250 266 334
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Peterborough region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
6 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (21.88%) MVC
11 6 (18.75%) OO
11 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 5 (15.63%) Twitter
12 5 (15.63%) CSS
12 5 (15.63%) HTML
12 5 (15.63%) WinForms
13 4 (12.50%) OOD
13 4 (12.50%) Finance
13 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (12.50%) Java
13 4 (12.50%) Degree
14 3 (9.38%) WDF
14 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
15 2 (6.25%) Linux
15 2 (6.25%) OOP
15 2 (6.25%) XML
15 2 (6.25%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) WinForms
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) WDF
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) EDI
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 4 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (3.13%) E-business
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.13%) Android Development
5 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Twitter
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