Period
to 22 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 41 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 2.19% 5.93% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 6.01% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 19
Derby median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,100 £25,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,000 £51,250 £47,500
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +1.45%

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 355 499 513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 98.62% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 228 399 411
Derby median annual salary £37,250 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.25% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +2.92%

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 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Derby

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) MVVM
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) C
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL

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 (12.50%) Umbraco
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Telerik
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin