The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 64 87 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 792 702 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.13% 3.30% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 3.41% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 762 656 895
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18585 20615 22693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15815 16468 18150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 221 £40,000 +5.26% 36
Surrey -1 157 £47,500 -9.52% 22
Berkshire +49 140 £44,500 -1.11% 21
Oxfordshire +19 109 £42,500 +8.97% 13
West Sussex -3 70 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Buckinghamshire +48 54 £40,000 -6.97% 6
East Sussex -8 25 £40,000 - 3
Kent -13 23 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Middlesex +9 1 £41,000 -25.45% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 1097 (75.24%) C#
2 897 (61.52%) .NET
3 730 (50.07%) JavaScript
4 696 (47.74%) SQL Server
5 687 (47.12%) SQL
6 605 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
7 574 (39.37%) ASP.NET
8 566 (38.82%) HTML
9 511 (35.05%) CSS
10 465 (31.89%) MVC
11 432 (29.63%) Degree
12 404 (27.71%) C++
13 399 (27.37%) Software Engineering
14 361 (24.76%) jQuery
15 355 (24.35%) Windows
16 324 (22.22%) OO
17 301 (20.64%) Microsoft
18 296 (20.30%) Computer Science
19 295 (20.23%) Java
20 283 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 260 (17.83%) Finance
22 248 (17.01%) XML
23 244 (16.74%) Visual Studio
24 237 (16.26%) SDLC
25 225 (15.43%) .NET Framework
26 209 (14.33%) Linux
27 208 (14.27%) TDD
28 205 (14.06%) MS Excel
29 189 (12.96%) AngularJS
30 178 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (5.14%) Node.js
2 50 (3.43%) IIS
3 28 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.44%) Apache
6 17 (1.17%) Drupal
7 14 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.96%) JBoss
8 13 (0.89%) CMS
8 13 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.55%) GlassFish
9 8 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.48%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.34%) Confluence
12 4 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.27%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.21%) WordPress
14 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 205 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.85%) MS Office
3 9 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.069%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.069%) Simulink
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.069%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.069%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.069%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.069%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.53%) SaaS
2 50 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 8 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (0.48%) Force.com
6 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.27%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.27%) GitHub
7 4 (0.27%) Route 53
8 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.069%) Office 365
8 1 (0.069%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.17%) Internet
2 16 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.82%) HTTP
4 4 (0.27%) PBX
5 3 (0.21%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.21%) CTI
5 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.14%) Intranet
6 2 (0.14%) RS-232
7 1 (0.069%) DNS
7 1 (0.069%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.069%) Extranet
7 1 (0.069%) Modbus
7 1 (0.069%) SNMP
7 1 (0.069%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (47.74%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.36%) Relational Database
3 103 (7.06%) MySQL
4 97 (6.65%) NoSQL
5 80 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (3.36%) Big Data
7 35 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 34 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.99%) MongoDB
9 29 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (1.51%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (0.96%) DTS
14 12 (0.82%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 244 (16.74%) Visual Studio
2 178 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (6.65%) Git (software)
4 56 (3.84%) NUnit
5 51 (3.50%) Subversion
6 37 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
7 31 (2.13%) Jenkins
8 29 (1.99%) JIRA
9 28 (1.92%) Eclipse
10 23 (1.58%) ReSharper
11 22 (1.51%) JUnit
12 21 (1.44%) Maven
13 20 (1.37%) TeamCity
14 19 (1.30%) Clang
14 19 (1.30%) GCC
15 16 (1.10%) gulp
16 15 (1.03%) Selenium
17 12 (0.82%) Ant
17 12 (0.82%) Grunt
17 12 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 260 (17.83%) Finance
2 79 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 60 (4.12%) Banking
4 53 (3.64%) Marketing
4 53 (3.64%) Retail
5 39 (2.67%) Automotive
6 37 (2.54%) Aerospace
7 33 (2.26%) Games
8 21 (1.44%) Legal
8 21 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.10%) Electronics
10 11 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.69%) Publishing
12 8 (0.55%) Advertising
12 8 (0.55%) Back Office
13 7 (0.48%) Brand Awareness
13 7 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.27%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.27%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 897 (61.52%) .NET
2 574 (39.37%) ASP.NET
3 566 (38.82%) HTML
4 511 (35.05%) CSS
5 361 (24.76%) jQuery
6 283 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 248 (17.01%) XML
8 225 (15.43%) .NET Framework
9 189 (12.96%) AngularJS
10 172 (11.80%) Web Services
11 157 (10.77%) WCF
12 144 (9.88%) HTML5
13 141 (9.67%) WPF
14 125 (8.57%) Ajax
15 109 (7.48%) CSS3
16 108 (7.41%) Entity Framework
17 98 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
18 90 (6.17%) JSON
19 70 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 67 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 296 (20.30%) Computer Science
2 116 (7.96%) Mathematics
3 97 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.26%) Algorithms
5 33 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 32 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (1.99%) User Experience
8 26 (1.78%) N-Tier
9 25 (1.71%) Reinsurance
10 19 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 18 (1.23%) iPad
12 14 (0.96%) Physics
13 13 (0.89%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
15 10 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
16 9 (0.62%) Clustering
16 9 (0.62%) EPoS
16 9 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
17 8 (0.55%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 355 (24.35%) Windows
2 209 (14.33%) Linux
3 112 (7.68%) Android
4 84 (5.76%) Unix
5 77 (5.28%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 26 (1.78%) Windows Mobile
8 18 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 15 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.55%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.48%) CentOS
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.34%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.27%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
17 2 (0.14%) OS/400
17 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (31.89%) MVC
3 399 (27.37%) Software Engineering
4 324 (22.22%) OO
5 237 (16.26%) SDLC
6 208 (14.27%) TDD
7 149 (10.22%) Web Development
8 143 (9.81%) OOP
9 135 (9.26%) Scrum
10 127 (8.71%) Unit Testing
11 104 (7.13%) OOD
12 94 (6.45%) Software Architecture
13 88 (6.04%) Multithreading
14 82 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (5.01%) User Stories
16 71 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 65 (4.46%) UML
18 63 (4.32%) Mentoring
19 60 (4.12%) Financial Modelling
20 52 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1097 (75.24%) C#
2 730 (50.07%) JavaScript
3 687 (47.12%) SQL
4 404 (27.71%) C++
5 295 (20.23%) Java
6 149 (10.22%) VB.NET
7 116 (7.96%) T-SQL
8 109 (7.48%) PHP
9 106 (7.27%) C
10 105 (7.20%) Python
11 72 (4.94%) VB
12 39 (2.67%) Perl
13 37 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 36 (2.47%) Ruby
15 29 (1.99%) Objective-C
16 27 (1.85%) VBA
17 24 (1.65%) Shell Script
18 16 (1.10%) Bash Shell
19 10 (0.69%) Delphi
20 8 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 432 (29.63%) Degree
2 48 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.85%) PhD
6 14 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.96%) HND
7 10 (0.69%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.34%) MCSD
9 5 (0.34%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.21%) HNC
10 3 (0.21%) MCAD
11 2 (0.14%) MCITP
11 2 (0.14%) MCSA
11 2 (0.14%) MCSE
12 1 (0.069%) ISEB
12 1 (0.069%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.069%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.97%) QA
2 5 (0.34%) GAMP
3 3 (0.21%) SDET
4 2 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.069%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.069%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (0.34%) Firmware
1 5 (0.34%) iptables
1 5 (0.34%) Xen
1 5 (0.34%) XenServer
2 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.21%) Docker
2 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.069%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.069%) HDFS
3 1 (0.069%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (1.03%) Puppet
2 13 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.34%) Ansible
4 4 (0.27%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.14%) logstash
6 2 (0.14%) StatsD
7 1 (0.069%) Control-M
7 1 (0.069%) Mesos
Vendors
1 301 (20.64%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.82%) Oracle
3 30 (2.06%) TOWER Software
4 28 (1.92%) Xamarin
5 13 (0.89%) Google
5 13 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 13 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (0.89%) Zend
6 10 (0.69%) Progress
6 10 (0.69%) SAP
7 8 (0.55%) Telerik
8 7 (0.48%) RedGate
8 7 (0.48%) Sophos
9 6 (0.41%) Apple
9 6 (0.41%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.34%) Sun
11 4 (0.27%) LabWare
11 4 (0.27%) ServiceNow
Reigate, Surrey
Willis Towers Watson
Posted: 7 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 40K-55K + up to 30 days Holidays + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum £26,000pa pro rata
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £36000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago