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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 28 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.92% 3.13% 6.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 3.42% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
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
131 146 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 95.62% 91.25% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 76 126
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 23 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (71.43%) Finance
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle ADF
4 7 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
6 4 (19.05%) VB6
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) TDD
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) VB
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft