Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.88% 5.47% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 5.67% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 29
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,000 £20,150
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +6.25%

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 492 547 537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 95.35% 96.47% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 368 430 452
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,325 £50,475 £55,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 15 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (25.00%) React
8 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
9 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.00%) Multithreading

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 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) RS-485
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) React
6 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) RESTful
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.00%) Android Development
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) SDET
7 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) SOLID
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £30,000 to £41,000 per annum plus impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Working & Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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