The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Chesterfield during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Derbyshire / Chesterfield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 24.00% - 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £33,750 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chesterfield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 74 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield 92.00% 97.37% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 60 94
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chesterfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chesterfield that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Chesterfield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Chesterfield

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Chesterfield over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Chesterfield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Chesterfield region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chesterfield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 3 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDET
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree