The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 18 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 Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 26 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.25% 5.48% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 5.71% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +22.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 97.92% 95.89% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 87 67 72
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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