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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 31 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.02% 3.95% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 4.08% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 21 40
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 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
662 637 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.78% 96.81% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 594 544 566
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 29 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 9 £47,500 -
Tamworth +11 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £29,000 -
Stafford +5 1 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Staffordshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 89 (92.71%) C#
1 89 (92.71%) .NET
2 61 (63.54%) SQL Server
2 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
3 57 (59.38%) SQL
4 48 (50.00%) MVC
5 43 (44.79%) WCF
6 42 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 34 (35.42%) HTML
8 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
8 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
9 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (31.25%) OO
10 29 (30.21%) jQuery
11 25 (26.04%) OOP
12 24 (25.00%) Entity Framework
13 23 (23.96%) CSS
13 23 (23.96%) WinForms
14 22 (22.92%) VB.NET
14 22 (22.92%) Windows
14 22 (22.92%) Web Services
15 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (19.79%) T-SQL
16 19 (19.79%) WPF
16 19 (19.79%) TDD
17 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (17.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (17.71%) XML
19 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (16.67%) Degree

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 6 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (63.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.38%) SQL CLR
4 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.33%) NUnit
4 6 (6.25%) ReSharper
5 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.13%) Moq
6 3 (3.13%) NSubstitute
6 3 (3.13%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Games
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (92.71%) .NET
2 43 (44.79%) WCF
3 42 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 34 (35.42%) HTML
5 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
6 29 (30.21%) jQuery
7 24 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 23 (23.96%) CSS
8 23 (23.96%) WinForms
9 22 (22.92%) Web Services
10 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (19.79%) WPF
12 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (17.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (17.71%) XML
14 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (14.58%) HTML5
16 10 (10.42%) ADO.NET
16 10 (10.42%) AngularJS
17 8 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.21%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.17%) iPad
4 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.17%) Physics
5 3 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Android
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) MVC
2 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) OO
3 25 (26.04%) OOP
4 19 (19.79%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) Data Management
5 10 (10.42%) SOA
6 8 (8.33%) Coaching
6 8 (8.33%) SOLID
7 7 (7.29%) CRM
7 7 (7.29%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (7.29%) Web Development
8 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.25%) Migration
8 6 (6.25%) MVVM
8 6 (6.25%) OOD
8 6 (6.25%) QMS
8 6 (6.25%) Scrum
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (92.71%) C#
2 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
3 57 (59.38%) SQL
4 22 (22.92%) VB.NET
5 19 (19.79%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.54%) Java
7 11 (11.46%) C++
8 4 (4.17%) VB
9 3 (3.13%) Erlang
9 3 (3.13%) XAML
10 2 (2.08%) F#
10 2 (2.08%) Ruby
10 2 (2.08%) Scala
11 1 (1.04%) C
11 1 (1.04%) Go
11 1 (1.04%) Groovy
11 1 (1.04%) Haskell
11 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
1 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.08%) MCSD
Vendors
1 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.13%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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