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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 32 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.33% 6.41% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 6.45% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 8
Median salary £39,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £21,200 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,150
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
518 589 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.37% 99.33% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 430 525 487
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +8 22 £39,000 +0.64% 4
Stafford -2 6 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -2 5 £45,000 -
Lichfield -5 5 £40,000 +26.98%
Cannock - 2 £39,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £31,500 - 2
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 78 (85.71%) .NET
2 77 (84.62%) C#
3 62 (68.13%) MVC
4 61 (67.03%) SQL Server
5 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
6 44 (48.35%) HTML
7 42 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 37 (40.66%) SQL
8 37 (40.66%) CSS
9 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
12 21 (23.08%) HTML5
12 21 (23.08%) CRM
13 20 (21.98%) Web Services
13 20 (21.98%) XML
13 20 (21.98%) VB.NET
13 20 (21.98%) WCF
14 18 (19.78%) Entity Framework
14 18 (19.78%) WPF
15 17 (18.68%) Web Development
16 16 (17.58%) Front End Development
17 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 14 (15.38%) TDD
18 14 (15.38%) jQuery
19 12 (13.19%) LINQ
19 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio
19 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
20 11 (12.09%) OO
20 11 (12.09%) WinForms

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 11 (12.09%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.40%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (4.40%) Heroku
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.10%) GitHub
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (67.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.49%) SQL CLR
4 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Redis
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.40%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Publishing
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) Law
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (85.71%) .NET
2 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
3 44 (48.35%) HTML
4 37 (40.66%) CSS
5 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
7 21 (23.08%) HTML5
8 20 (21.98%) WCF
8 20 (21.98%) Web Services
8 20 (21.98%) XML
9 18 (19.78%) Entity Framework
9 18 (19.78%) WPF
10 14 (15.38%) jQuery
11 12 (13.19%) LINQ
12 11 (12.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (12.09%) WinForms
13 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (8.79%) RESTful
14 7 (7.69%) ADO.NET
14 7 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) iPad
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.10%) Blog
5 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 6 (6.59%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.20%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.13%) MVC
2 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) CRM
4 17 (18.68%) Web Development
5 16 (17.58%) Front End Development
6 14 (15.38%) TDD
7 11 (12.09%) BDD
7 11 (12.09%) OO
8 10 (10.99%) SOA
9 9 (9.89%) Analytics
9 9 (9.89%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.69%) OOP
11 5 (5.49%) Coaching
11 5 (5.49%) Data Management
11 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.49%) SEO
11 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.40%) Complex Event Processing
12 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
12 4 (4.40%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (84.62%) C#
2 42 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 37 (40.66%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.59%) PHP
6 6 (6.59%) Ruby
7 5 (5.49%) Java
8 4 (4.40%) VB
8 4 (4.40%) VB6
9 2 (2.20%) C++
9 2 (2.20%) Erlang
9 2 (2.20%) F#
9 2 (2.20%) Go
9 2 (2.20%) Haskell
9 2 (2.20%) Python
9 2 (2.20%) Scala
10 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.10%) C
10 1 (1.10%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) Google
3 2 (2.20%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.20%) Telerik
3 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago