The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 34 27 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 47 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.67% 7.40% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 7.45% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 7
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
464 631 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.67% 99.37% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 382 573 462
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent -5 12 £39,000 +4.00%
Stafford +12 9 £39,000 +11.42%
Lichfield -1 6 £40,000 +9.58%
Tamworth - 3 £31,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent -3 2 £45,000 -
Cannock - 2 £39,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 74 (87.06%) .NET
2 72 (84.71%) C#
3 60 (70.59%) MVC
4 57 (67.06%) SQL Server
5 47 (55.29%) ASP.NET
6 41 (48.24%) HTML
7 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
8 35 (41.18%) CSS
9 34 (40.00%) SQL
10 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (25.88%) HTML5
12 22 (25.88%) .NET Framework
12 22 (25.88%) VB.NET
12 22 (25.88%) Web Services
13 20 (23.53%) CRM
14 19 (22.35%) WCF
15 18 (21.18%) Entity Framework
16 17 (20.00%) jQuery
17 16 (18.82%) XML
18 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
18 15 (17.65%) WPF
18 15 (17.65%) Front End Development
19 14 (16.47%) Web Development
20 13 (15.29%) TDD
21 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
21 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
22 11 (12.94%) OO
22 11 (12.94%) Finance

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 10 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (4.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.71%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (4.71%) Heroku
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (67.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) SQL CLR
3 4 (4.71%) Redis
4 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Publishing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (87.06%) .NET
2 47 (55.29%) ASP.NET
3 41 (48.24%) HTML
4 35 (41.18%) CSS
5 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (25.88%) .NET Framework
6 22 (25.88%) HTML5
6 22 (25.88%) Web Services
7 19 (22.35%) WCF
8 18 (21.18%) Entity Framework
9 17 (20.00%) jQuery
10 16 (18.82%) XML
11 15 (17.65%) WPF
12 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (11.76%) LINQ
15 9 (10.59%) WinForms
16 8 (9.41%) RESTful
17 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (8.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.53%) Online Gambling
4 2 (2.35%) Fintech
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Blog
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.35%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (70.59%) MVC
2 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.53%) CRM
4 15 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 14 (16.47%) Web Development
6 13 (15.29%) TDD
7 11 (12.94%) OO
8 10 (11.76%) Analytics
8 10 (11.76%) BDD
9 9 (10.59%) SOA
10 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.24%) OOP
12 6 (7.06%) Data Management
12 6 (7.06%) SEO
13 5 (5.88%) Coaching
13 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
14 4 (4.71%) Web Design
15 3 (3.53%) Scrum
16 2 (2.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 72 (84.71%) C#
2 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.00%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.06%) PHP
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
7 5 (5.88%) Java
7 5 (5.88%) VB
7 5 (5.88%) VB6
8 3 (3.53%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) Delphi
10 1 (1.18%) Erlang
10 1 (1.18%) F#
10 1 (1.18%) Go
10 1 (1.18%) Haskell
10 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.94%) Google
3 2 (2.35%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.35%) Telerik
3 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.18%) Twitter
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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