The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 26 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.21% 4.98% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.51% 5.02% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £23,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 219 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 95.95% 99.10% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 196 197 260
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Redditch - 7 £29,000 - 1
Worcester - 4 £35,000 - 1
Kidderminster - 2 £35,000 -
Malvern - 1 £36,500 -
Evesham - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 45 (93.75%) C#
2 34 (70.83%) .NET
3 27 (56.25%) Internet
4 26 (54.17%) OOP
5 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 23 (47.92%) CSS
7 22 (45.83%) HTML
8 20 (41.67%) VB
9 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
10 18 (37.50%) VB.NET
10 18 (37.50%) PHP
10 18 (37.50%) Java
11 17 (35.42%) C++
12 16 (33.33%) XML
13 15 (31.25%) Windows
14 14 (29.17%) Intranet
14 14 (29.17%) Retail
15 13 (27.08%) InterSystems Cache
15 13 (27.08%) IVR
15 13 (27.08%) LAMP
15 13 (27.08%) MUMPS
15 13 (27.08%) Delphi
15 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
16 10 (20.83%) Ajax
16 10 (20.83%) MVC
16 10 (20.83%) Web Services
17 9 (18.75%) SOAP
17 9 (18.75%) Oracle
17 9 (18.75%) C
17 9 (18.75%) SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Internet
2 14 (29.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) InterSystems Cache
3 7 (14.58%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (29.17%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Military
2 3 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) .NET
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 16 (33.33%) XML
5 13 (27.08%) LAMP
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.83%) Web Services
6 10 (20.83%) Ajax
7 9 (18.75%) SOAP
8 7 (14.58%) XSL
9 6 (12.50%) JSON
9 6 (12.50%) SVG
9 6 (12.50%) REST
9 6 (12.50%) Regular Expression
10 5 (10.42%) jQuery
11 4 (8.33%) WPF
11 4 (8.33%) WinForms
12 3 (6.25%) JSF
12 3 (6.25%) XSLT
12 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) IVR
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) IPTV
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) OOP
2 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 7 (14.58%) UML
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
4 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Web Development
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) VB
4 18 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 18 (37.50%) PHP
4 18 (37.50%) Java
5 17 (35.42%) C++
6 13 (27.08%) Delphi
6 13 (27.08%) MUMPS
7 9 (18.75%) C
7 9 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (12.50%) PHP5
9 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Borland
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