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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 29 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 49 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.70% 2.50% 6.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.89% 2.52% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 39
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 £22,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
551 596 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.87% 99.33% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 488 515 576
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +19 34 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +3 8 £47,500 +163.88% 1
Stafford 0 2 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Lichfield -2 2 £36,750 +63.33% 2
Tamworth +6 1 £30,000 -11.76% 2
Cannock - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 92 (92.93%) .NET
2 90 (90.91%) C#
3 67 (67.68%) SQL Server
4 61 (61.62%) MVC
5 58 (58.59%) JavaScript
6 56 (56.57%) SQL
7 50 (50.51%) ASP.NET
8 41 (41.41%) HTML
9 36 (36.36%) WCF
10 30 (30.30%) .NET Framework
11 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
13 26 (26.26%) CSS
14 25 (25.25%) OO
14 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
15 23 (23.23%) XML
15 23 (23.23%) WinForms
15 23 (23.23%) WPF
16 22 (22.22%) jQuery
16 22 (22.22%) Web Services
16 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
17 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
18 20 (20.20%) OOP
18 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (19.19%) Windows
20 18 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (16.16%) TDD
22 15 (15.15%) CRM
22 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
22 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 7 (7.07%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.05%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (67.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.09%) SQL CLR
4 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.05%) NUnit
4 3 (3.03%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.02%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.01%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.01%) Moq
6 1 (1.01%) Selenium
6 1 (1.01%) Subversion
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Games
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (92.93%) .NET
2 50 (50.51%) ASP.NET
3 41 (41.41%) HTML
4 36 (36.36%) WCF
5 30 (30.30%) .NET Framework
6 26 (26.26%) CSS
7 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
8 23 (23.23%) WinForms
8 23 (23.23%) WPF
8 23 (23.23%) XML
9 22 (22.22%) jQuery
9 22 (22.22%) Web Services
10 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (15.15%) HTML5
13 13 (13.13%) ADO.NET
13 13 (13.13%) LINQ
14 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (8.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.06%) iPad
3 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.05%) Physics
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.01%) Blog
6 1 (1.01%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) MVC
2 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.25%) OO
4 20 (20.20%) OOP
5 16 (16.16%) TDD
6 15 (15.15%) CRM
7 11 (11.11%) Web Development
8 10 (10.10%) SOA
9 9 (9.09%) Data Management
10 8 (8.08%) Coaching
10 8 (8.08%) Migration
11 7 (7.07%) Scrum
12 6 (6.06%) BDD
12 6 (6.06%) OOD
12 6 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (5.05%) Complex Event Processing
13 5 (5.05%) Front End Development
13 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
14 4 (4.04%) Project Management
14 4 (4.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (90.91%) C#
2 58 (58.59%) JavaScript
3 56 (56.57%) SQL
4 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.12%) Java
7 7 (7.07%) C++
8 4 (4.04%) VB
9 3 (3.03%) Erlang
10 2 (2.02%) F#
10 2 (2.02%) Go
10 2 (2.02%) Haskell
10 2 (2.02%) Python
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) Scala
10 2 (2.02%) VB6
10 2 (2.02%) XAML
11 1 (1.01%) Delphi
11 1 (1.01%) Groovy
11 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.04%) DevExpress
3 4 (4.04%) Google
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (Flexible Working Optional)
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: £27,500 to £35,000 per annum Benefits + Equipment DOE
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