Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

Software Developer
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.51% 3.15% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 3.23% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Derby
Permanent vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 475 465 492
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.14% 97.69% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 380 367 379
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,475 £22,500 £22,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Derby

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Derby

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Derby over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Derby

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Derby region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) Xamarin
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 4 (23.53%) Sass
9 4 (23.53%) CSS3
9 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) WinForms
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (23.53%) T-SQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) Sass
5 4 (23.53%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Redux
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) React
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) MVVM
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.76%) Physics
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Xamarin
3 4 (23.53%) Telerik
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore