The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 37 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.08% 1.42% 5.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.45% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 138 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.92% 97.87% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 183 118 142
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
Staffordshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) C#
4 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 9 (69.23%) Web Services
5 9 (69.23%) XSL
5 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) WinForms
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) VB6
8 1 (7.69%) REST
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) OOP
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) XSL
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) TDD
1 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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