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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 14 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.29% 5.22% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.73% 5.36% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,850 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 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
248 224 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 97.25% 97.39% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 221 208 191
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
Redditch 0 24 £35,000 - 1
Worcester +3 8 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Droitwich - 4 £35,000 -
Malvern +3 3 £36,500 - 1
Kidderminster +5 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Bromsgrove - 1 £20,000 - 1
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 59 (83.10%) C#
2 56 (78.87%) .NET
3 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
4 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
4 36 (50.70%) VB.NET
5 35 (49.30%) HTML
6 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
7 28 (39.44%) MVC
8 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
9 19 (26.76%) C++
10 18 (25.35%) Degree
11 17 (23.94%) Logistics
11 17 (23.94%) WCF
11 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
12 16 (22.54%) CSS
12 16 (22.54%) MySQL
12 16 (22.54%) Oracle
12 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
12 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
12 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
13 14 (19.72%) XML
14 11 (15.49%) OOP
14 11 (15.49%) SQL
14 11 (15.49%) Windows
15 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (12.68%) Ajax
17 8 (11.27%) Internet
17 8 (11.27%) Scrum

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (2.82%) JBoss
1 2 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Simulink
1 1 (1.41%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.41%) Modbus
3 1 (1.41%) Profibus
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.54%) MySQL
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.86%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.82%) Hudson
3 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) Ant
General
1 7 (9.86%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Automotive
3 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (78.87%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
3 35 (49.30%) HTML
4 17 (23.94%) WCF
5 16 (22.54%) CSS
6 14 (19.72%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) Ajax
8 8 (11.27%) HTML5
9 6 (8.45%) WPF
9 6 (8.45%) jQuery
10 5 (7.04%) WinForms
10 5 (7.04%) ATL
10 5 (7.04%) DCOM
11 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.23%) Web Services
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.23%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.82%) MFC
13 2 (2.82%) LAMP
14 1 (1.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) IVR
3 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.23%) Physics
3 3 (4.23%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) MVC
2 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
2 17 (23.94%) Logistics
3 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.49%) OOP
5 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.82%) DevOps
8 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.82%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.82%) TDD
8 2 (2.82%) OO
9 1 (1.41%) OOD
9 1 (1.41%) Web Development
9 1 (1.41%) SDLC
9 1 (1.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (83.10%) C#
2 36 (50.70%) VB.NET
3 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
5 19 (26.76%) C++
6 11 (15.49%) SQL
7 8 (11.27%) VB
8 7 (9.86%) Delphi
8 7 (9.86%) MUMPS
9 6 (8.45%) C
10 4 (5.63%) PHP
10 4 (5.63%) Java
11 2 (2.82%) Perl
11 2 (2.82%) VBScript
11 2 (2.82%) VC++
11 2 (2.82%) Python
11 2 (2.82%) C++/CLI
11 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) vSphere
1 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Balens Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago