The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 39 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.94% 3.15% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 3.21% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £33,250 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
198 249 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 92.96% 98.03% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 168 203 122
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
5 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (46.15%) Web Services
7 6 (46.15%) XSL
7 6 (46.15%) Windows
8 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) C++
9 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) ERP
9 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (23.08%) SCADA
9 3 (23.08%) WCF
9 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (15.38%) HTML
10 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) CSS
10 2 (15.38%) MVC
10 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (15.38%) Retail
10 2 (15.38%) WPF
10 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (46.15%) XSL
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
6 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) SCADA
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago