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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 30 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 51 24 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.34% 3.88% 6.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 4.03% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 39
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
674 596 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.98% 96.28% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 598 517 610
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +3 28 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 11 £40,000 - 3
Tamworth +2 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Uttoxeter - 2 £29,000 -
Stafford +2 1 £37,500 +87.50%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 98 (95.15%) C#
1 98 (95.15%) .NET
2 64 (62.14%) SQL Server
3 63 (61.17%) JavaScript
3 63 (61.17%) SQL
4 52 (50.49%) MVC
5 48 (46.60%) WCF
6 44 (42.72%) ASP.NET
7 36 (34.95%) .NET Framework
8 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (33.01%) HTML
8 34 (33.01%) OO
9 33 (32.04%) Microsoft
10 30 (29.13%) jQuery
11 28 (27.18%) OOP
12 27 (26.21%) VB.NET
13 26 (25.24%) Entity Framework
14 25 (24.27%) Windows
15 24 (23.30%) Web Services
15 24 (23.30%) CSS
16 23 (22.33%) WinForms
16 23 (22.33%) TDD
17 22 (21.36%) T-SQL
17 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (19.42%) WPF
19 19 (18.45%) Degree
19 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (17.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 17 (16.50%) 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 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (62.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.68%) SQL CLR
4 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.74%) NUnit
3 8 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.83%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.88%) Moq
5 4 (3.88%) Selenium
6 3 (2.91%) NSubstitute
7 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (95.15%) .NET
2 48 (46.60%) WCF
3 44 (42.72%) ASP.NET
4 36 (34.95%) .NET Framework
5 34 (33.01%) HTML
6 30 (29.13%) jQuery
7 26 (25.24%) Entity Framework
8 24 (23.30%) CSS
8 24 (23.30%) Web Services
9 23 (22.33%) WinForms
10 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (19.42%) WPF
12 18 (17.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (14.56%) HTML5
15 13 (12.62%) XML
16 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
17 10 (9.71%) SignalR
18 8 (7.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (12.62%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.91%) Physics
6 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Android
3 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.49%) MVC
2 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) OO
3 28 (27.18%) OOP
4 23 (22.33%) TDD
5 10 (9.71%) Data Management
5 10 (9.71%) SOA
6 9 (8.74%) SOLID
7 8 (7.77%) Coaching
7 8 (7.77%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.80%) QMS
9 6 (5.83%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Migration
9 6 (5.83%) MVVM
9 6 (5.83%) OOD
9 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.83%) Web Development
10 5 (4.85%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 98 (95.15%) C#
2 63 (61.17%) JavaScript
2 63 (61.17%) SQL
3 27 (26.21%) VB.NET
4 22 (21.36%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.62%) Java
6 12 (11.65%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) VB
8 3 (2.91%) XAML
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) Erlang
10 1 (0.97%) F#
10 1 (0.97%) Go
10 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Python
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.88%) MCSD
Vendors
1 33 (32.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.88%) Google
4 3 (2.91%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe
5 1 (0.97%) Apple
5 1 (0.97%) Twitter
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton upon Trent
EMBS
Salary: to £45k plus great bens,
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton upon Trent
EMBS
Salary: to £55k + awesome bens.
Posted: 14 days ago