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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 29 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 50 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.09% 2.96% 6.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.38% 3.01% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 46
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
597 631 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.60% 98.29% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 545 541 560
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +13 38 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Burton-upon-Trent +1 9 £50,000 +177.77%
Stafford +1 2 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Cannock - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 90 (93.75%) .NET
2 89 (92.71%) C#
3 65 (67.71%) SQL Server
4 59 (61.46%) JavaScript
5 55 (57.29%) SQL
6 54 (56.25%) MVC
7 44 (45.83%) ASP.NET
8 39 (40.63%) WCF
9 36 (37.50%) HTML
10 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 29 (30.21%) OO
11 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (28.13%) .NET Framework
13 25 (26.04%) CSS
14 24 (25.00%) OOP
14 24 (25.00%) WinForms
14 24 (25.00%) jQuery
15 23 (23.96%) WPF
15 23 (23.96%) Entity Framework
16 21 (21.88%) VB.NET
16 21 (21.88%) T-SQL
16 21 (21.88%) Web Services
16 21 (21.88%) XML
17 20 (20.83%) Windows
18 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (17.71%) TDD
20 17 (17.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (16.67%) Degree
21 16 (16.67%) HTML5

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 6 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (67.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.38%) SQL CLR
4 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.21%) NUnit
4 3 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.08%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.04%) Moq
6 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.21%) Games
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (93.75%) .NET
2 44 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 39 (40.63%) WCF
4 36 (37.50%) HTML
5 27 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 25 (26.04%) CSS
7 24 (25.00%) jQuery
7 24 (25.00%) WinForms
8 23 (23.96%) Entity Framework
8 23 (23.96%) WPF
9 21 (21.88%) Web Services
9 21 (21.88%) XML
10 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (17.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (16.67%) HTML5
14 12 (12.50%) ADO.NET
14 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (9.38%) LINQ
16 8 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.21%) iPad
3 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.21%) Physics
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Android
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.25%) MVC
2 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) OO
3 24 (25.00%) OOP
4 17 (17.71%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) Data Management
5 10 (10.42%) Web Development
6 9 (9.38%) CRM
6 9 (9.38%) SOA
7 8 (8.33%) Coaching
8 7 (7.29%) Migration
9 6 (6.25%) MVVM
9 6 (6.25%) OOD
9 6 (6.25%) QMS
9 6 (6.25%) Scrum
10 5 (5.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.21%) SOLID
11 4 (4.17%) Line Management
11 4 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (92.71%) C#
2 59 (61.46%) JavaScript
3 55 (57.29%) SQL
4 21 (21.88%) T-SQL
4 21 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 14 (14.58%) Java
6 9 (9.38%) C++
7 3 (3.13%) Erlang
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) F#
8 2 (2.08%) Go
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
8 2 (2.08%) Python
8 2 (2.08%) Scala
8 2 (2.08%) VB
8 2 (2.08%) XAML
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
9 1 (1.04%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) MCSD
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Apple
4 2 (2.08%) DevExpress
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