The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 7 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 9.09% 4.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sutton Coldfield 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
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Software Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript