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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 32 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 50 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.46% 4.72% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 4.87% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,100
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
656 596 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.91% 97.07% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 573 523 565
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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 27 May 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 27 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 22 £35,000 +16.66%
Burton-upon-Trent - 9 £40,000 -
Tamworth -7 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Lichfield - 3 £32,500 -
Uttoxeter +3 2 £29,000 -
Stafford +2 2 £35,000 +75.00%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 91 (93.81%) .NET
2 90 (92.78%) C#
3 62 (63.92%) SQL Server
4 60 (61.86%) SQL
5 52 (53.61%) JavaScript
6 44 (45.36%) MVC
7 43 (44.33%) WCF
8 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
9 36 (37.11%) .NET Framework
10 32 (32.99%) OO
11 31 (31.96%) OOP
12 28 (28.87%) VB.NET
12 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
12 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (28.87%) jQuery
13 27 (27.84%) HTML
14 26 (26.80%) TDD
15 25 (25.77%) Entity Framework
16 23 (23.71%) WinForms
17 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
17 22 (22.68%) Windows
17 22 (22.68%) WPF
18 20 (20.62%) CSS
19 19 (19.59%) Web Services
19 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
21 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (15.46%) Finance
22 15 (15.46%) Degree
22 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC

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 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (63.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.25%) SQL CLR
4 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.28%) NUnit
3 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.19%) ReSharper
4 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.12%) Moq
5 4 (4.12%) Selenium
6 3 (3.09%) NSubstitute
6 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Games
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (93.81%) .NET
2 43 (44.33%) WCF
3 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
4 36 (37.11%) .NET Framework
5 28 (28.87%) jQuery
6 27 (27.84%) HTML
7 25 (25.77%) Entity Framework
8 23 (23.71%) WinForms
9 22 (22.68%) WPF
10 20 (20.62%) CSS
11 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (19.59%) Web Services
12 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (12.37%) HTML5
15 12 (12.37%) XML
16 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
16 11 (11.34%) REST
17 10 (10.31%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
1 10 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.22%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.15%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.09%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) iPad
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) MVC
2 32 (32.99%) OO
3 31 (31.96%) OOP
4 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (26.80%) TDD
6 11 (11.34%) QMS
7 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.31%) SOA
8 9 (9.28%) SOLID
9 8 (8.25%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (8.25%) MVVM
9 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.19%) Data Management
10 6 (6.19%) Migration
10 6 (6.19%) OOD
10 6 (6.19%) Web Development
11 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.12%) CRM
12 4 (4.12%) Line Management
12 4 (4.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 90 (92.78%) C#
2 60 (61.86%) SQL
3 52 (53.61%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.87%) VB.NET
5 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.34%) C++
6 11 (11.34%) Java
7 4 (4.12%) PHP
7 4 (4.12%) VB
8 3 (3.09%) XAML
9 2 (2.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) Erlang
10 1 (1.03%) F#
10 1 (1.03%) Go
10 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.46%) Degree
3 4 (4.12%) MCSD
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.12%) Google
4 3 (3.09%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago