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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 20 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 12.64% 1.64% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.85% 1.65% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
179 182 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 98.35% 99.45% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 162 170 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) C#
3 23 (69.70%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
5 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
6 14 (42.42%) WCF
6 14 (42.42%) MVC
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 12 (36.36%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) OOP
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
10 10 (30.30%) CSS
11 9 (27.27%) Java
11 9 (27.27%) C++
11 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) Entity Framework
11 9 (27.27%) jQuery
12 8 (24.24%) WinForms
12 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
12 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
12 8 (24.24%) OO
12 8 (24.24%) Windows
13 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
13 7 (21.21%) SOA
13 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (21.21%) NUnit
13 7 (21.21%) Degree
13 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL CLR
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
2 5 (15.15%) ReSharper
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) NSubstitute
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
3 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
3 14 (42.42%) WCF
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 10 (30.30%) CSS
6 9 (27.27%) Entity Framework
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) WinForms
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (18.18%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) ADO.NET
10 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
10 5 (15.15%) REST
10 5 (15.15%) XSD
11 4 (12.12%) LINQ
12 3 (9.09%) CSS3
12 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) MVC
2 11 (33.33%) OOP
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 2 (6.06%) Data Management
9 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.06%) Line Management
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) SOLID
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.03%) Open Source
10 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) C++
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) VB
8 2 (6.06%) XAML
9 1 (3.03%) Erlang
9 1 (3.03%) Go
9 1 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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