The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 27 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.05% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 129 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 100.00% 95.56% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 154 44 225
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
Hertfordshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Stevenage region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Stevenage

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 13 (54.17%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
3 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) Mathematics
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle ADF
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) VB
8 5 (20.83%) Silverlight
8 5 (20.83%) VB6
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) XSLT
10 3 (12.50%) SOAP
10 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) jQuery
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.33%) MVC
11 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (4.17%) HTML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (20.83%) Silverlight
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) XSLT
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) XHTML
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (4.17%) OO
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (20.83%) VB6
8 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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