The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 25 April 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 / Derby
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 4.73% 6.43% 6.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 6.65% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 14
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 262 331 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 95.27% 96.78% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 185 263 187
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Derby

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

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Derby

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Derby region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Unit Testing
3 12 (54.55%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) RESTful
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Retail
6 8 (36.36%) Fat Client
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Thin Client
6 8 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 4 (18.18%) SOLID
11 3 (13.64%) React
11 3 (13.64%) Android Development
11 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
11 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) RS-485
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) NSubstitute
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) RESTful
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.64%) React
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) WPF
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Fat Client
1 8 (36.36%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Unit Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) SOLID
7 3 (13.64%) Android Development
7 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Business Development
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
9 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft