The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 24 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.97% 4.88% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 4.92% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
197 122 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 98.01% 99.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 104 98
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +3 5 £34,000 +70.00%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) VB
3 13 (76.47%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) N-Tier
4 10 (58.82%) Back Office
4 10 (58.82%) WinForms
4 10 (58.82%) JSON
4 10 (58.82%) REST
4 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (23.53%) MySQL
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (23.53%) VB6
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) WinForms
2 10 (58.82%) JSON
2 10 (58.82%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) VB
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) VB6
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree