The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 43 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.57% 15.35% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 15.54% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 7
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £37,500 £36,850
UK excluding London median 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 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
347 251 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 99.14% 98.82% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 319 220 213
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern -5 5 £34,000 -6.84%
Redditch -13 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Worcester -14 2 £32,500 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Android
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) MVC
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (20.00%) CSS3
8 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
8 4 (20.00%) Digital Forensics

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Law
1 4 (20.00%) Military
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
8 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
8 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (10.00%) J2EE
8 2 (10.00%) Middleware
8 2 (10.00%) React
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
8 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) VHDL
3 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Scala
6 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) SAP