The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 21 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 13.24% 14.47% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.43% 14.67% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch 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
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 98.53% 98.68% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 39
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Redditch

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (90.91%) C#
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
2 28 (84.85%) VB.NET
2 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
2 28 (84.85%) MVC
3 25 (75.76%) E-Commerce
3 25 (75.76%) WCF
3 25 (75.76%) Logistics
4 17 (51.52%) CSS
5 15 (45.45%) MySQL
6 14 (42.42%) jQuery
7 13 (39.39%) Oracle
8 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
8 12 (36.36%) Web Services
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
8 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (36.36%) HTML5
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (6.06%) Retail
11 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (6.06%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) MySQL
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 25 (75.76%) WCF
4 17 (51.52%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) jQuery
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
6 12 (36.36%) HTML5
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) LAMP
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 25 (75.76%) E-Commerce
2 25 (75.76%) Logistics
3 2 (6.06%) OOP
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
2 28 (84.85%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) MUMPS
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) Delphi
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
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