Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 49 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 30 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.24% 4.15% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.23% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 67
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £24,900 £26,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £41,750
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 695 710 1165
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 98.20% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 540 563 943
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,900
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -9 18 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Buxton - 2 £37,500 -
Chesterfield +9 1 £25,000 -27.01% 1
Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Derbyshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) C#
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 13 (56.52%) CSS
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 9 (39.13%) jQuery
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
7 8 (34.78%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 4 (17.39%) User Experience
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (17.39%) CSS3
10 4 (17.39%) Hazelcast
10 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (17.39%) JPA
10 4 (17.39%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) JUnit
10 4 (17.39%) MySQL
10 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
10 4 (17.39%) Spring
10 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
10 4 (17.39%) Spring Cloud

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (17.39%) Hazelcast
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 8 (34.78%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
6 4 (17.39%) JPA
6 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (17.39%) Spring
6 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
6 4 (17.39%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (13.04%) Node.js
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Push Notifications
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Ada
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe