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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 28 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 51 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.31% 5.27% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.40% 5.31% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 20
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
607 546 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.86% 99.27% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 515 478 571
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +12 34 £34,250 -14.37% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +7 8 £45,000 - 2
Stafford -5 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Lichfield -5 2 £36,750 +61.53%
Tamworth +8 1 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Cannock - 1 £39,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 (89.90%) .NET
2 88 (88.89%) C#
3 66 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 65 (65.66%) MVC
5 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET
6 50 (50.51%) JavaScript
7 45 (45.45%) HTML
8 44 (44.44%) SQL
9 34 (34.34%) CSS
10 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (27.27%) .NET Framework
12 25 (25.25%) WCF
13 24 (24.24%) Web Services
14 23 (23.23%) CRM
15 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
15 21 (21.21%) Entity Framework
16 20 (20.20%) XML
17 19 (19.19%) VB.NET
18 18 (18.18%) HTML5
19 17 (17.17%) WPF
20 16 (16.16%) jQuery
20 16 (16.16%) OO
20 16 (16.16%) TDD
21 15 (15.15%) T-SQL
22 14 (14.14%) Visual Studio
23 13 (13.13%) WinForms
23 13 (13.13%) Web Development
23 13 (13.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 5 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.08%) SQL CLR
3 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.04%) Subversion
4 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.01%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Games
3 1 (1.01%) Law
3 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (89.90%) .NET
2 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET
3 45 (45.45%) HTML
4 34 (34.34%) CSS
5 27 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (25.25%) WCF
7 24 (24.24%) Web Services
8 21 (21.21%) Entity Framework
9 20 (20.20%) XML
10 18 (18.18%) HTML5
11 17 (17.17%) WPF
12 16 (16.16%) jQuery
13 13 (13.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (13.13%) WinForms
14 12 (12.12%) LINQ
15 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (8.08%) ADO.NET
16 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (7.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) iPad
3 5 (5.05%) Physics
4 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Blog
5 1 (1.01%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Android
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (65.66%) MVC
2 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (23.23%) CRM
4 16 (16.16%) OO
4 16 (16.16%) TDD
5 13 (13.13%) Web Development
6 12 (12.12%) BDD
6 12 (12.12%) Front End Development
7 9 (9.09%) SOA
8 8 (8.08%) Coaching
8 8 (8.08%) Data Management
8 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.08%) OOP
9 5 (5.05%) Complex Event Processing
10 4 (4.04%) Analytics
10 4 (4.04%) Low Latency
10 4 (4.04%) Project Management
10 4 (4.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.04%) SEO
10 4 (4.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (88.89%) C#
2 50 (50.51%) JavaScript
3 44 (44.44%) SQL
4 19 (19.19%) VB.NET
5 15 (15.15%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.11%) Java
7 6 (6.06%) C++
8 3 (3.03%) Erlang
8 3 (3.03%) VB
8 3 (3.03%) VB6
9 2 (2.02%) F#
9 2 (2.02%) Go
9 2 (2.02%) Haskell
9 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 2 (2.02%) Python
9 2 (2.02%) Ruby
9 2 (2.02%) Scala
10 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.01%) Delphi
10 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Google
3 5 (5.05%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
4 2 (2.02%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.02%) Telerik
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago