The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 57 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.78% 2.10% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 2.21% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 11
Average salary £28,750 £28,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% -30.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
639 861 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 94.67% 95.14% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 547 734 592
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa +10 3 £27,500 +22.22%
Stratford-upon-Avon +6 3 £22,500 -
Warwick +5 3 £55,000 +92.98%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (30.00%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) HTML
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) C++
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) PhD
9 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.33%) Android
10 4 (13.33%) Life Science
10 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
10 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) MVC
10 4 (13.33%) Scrum
10 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (3.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) Java EE
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (3.33%) Yii
7 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.33%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) JPA
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) LINQ
7 1 (3.33%) GWT
7 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Life Science
4 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.33%) IVR
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Android
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Telemarketing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) Ruby
8 2 (6.67%) PHP
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.33%) Delphi
9 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (3.33%) Groovy
9 1 (3.33%) Pascal
9 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) PhD
3 4 (13.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) Genesys
4 1 (3.33%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Zend