The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 30 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.53% 15.10% 16.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 15.10% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 26
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 192 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 94.65% 100.00% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 213 177 164
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Evesham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Worcester -10 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Malvern -12 3 £49,000 +127.90%
Redditch -11 1 £20,000 -42.85% 1
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) MVC
6 9 (34.62%) Android
6 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
7 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
9 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 5 (19.23%) Time Management
11 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (11.54%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) 2G
2 4 (15.38%) 3G
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Law
1 4 (15.38%) Military
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.54%) OpenCL
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Android
1 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Phone
4 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) C++
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
6 4 (15.38%) C
7 3 (11.54%) Perl
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 3 (11.54%) Scala
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) MCSD
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
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