Period
to 21 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

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

Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,277 1,521 1,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.54% 32.38% 33.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.66% 33.33% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,310 1,563
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.89% +5.31% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,794 4,564 4,857
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.17% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,221 3,675 4,070
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,767 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +5.26%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. 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
Nottinghamshire 0 488 £47,500 +11.76% 145
Leicestershire 0 387 £40,000 -4.53% 79
Northamptonshire -1 194 £40,000 -5.88% 50
Derbyshire +1 154 £37,500 -6.25% 58
Lincolnshire 0 51 £35,000 -6.67% 29
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 East Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 701 (54.89%) JavaScript
2 622 (48.71%) C#
3 600 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
4 560 (43.85%) .NET
5 499 (39.08%) HTML
6 493 (38.61%) CSS
7 454 (35.55%) SQL
8 311 (24.35%) SQL Server
9 303 (23.73%) ASP.NET
10 277 (21.69%) MVC
11 263 (20.60%) AngularJS
12 260 (20.36%) Java
12 260 (20.36%) Microsoft
13 237 (18.56%) Azure
14 202 (15.82%) Web Development
15 184 (14.41%) MySQL
16 179 (14.02%) jQuery
17 171 (13.39%) Git (software)
17 171 (13.39%) Scrum
18 169 (13.23%) PHP
19 161 (12.61%) .NET Framework
20 157 (12.29%) Node.js
21 154 (12.06%) AWS
22 151 (11.82%) Web Services
23 148 (11.59%) HTML5
24 146 (11.43%) SDLC
25 133 (10.42%) Unit Testing
26 132 (10.34%) Spring
26 132 (10.34%) T-SQL
27 131 (10.26%) Business Intelligence

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 55 (4.31%) Apache Spark
2 28 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.96%) WordPress
4 23 (1.80%) Apache
5 22 (1.72%) NServiceBus
6 18 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.33%) CMS
8 13 (1.02%) IIS
9 8 (0.63%) Confluence
9 8 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.55%) SAS
11 6 (0.47%) CICS
11 6 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.39%) nginx
13 4 (0.31%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.16%) DNN
14 2 (0.16%) Documentum
14 2 (0.16%) Drupal
14 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
Applications
1 21 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.47%) SPSS
5 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.23%) HipChat
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.078%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.078%) InDesign
9 1 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.078%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.10%) NetSuite
2 9 (0.70%) Magento
3 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.39%) SAP EHS
5 4 (0.31%) Shopify
6 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.16%) Misys Midas
7 2 (0.16%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.078%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.078%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.078%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 237 (18.56%) Azure
2 154 (12.06%) AWS
3 53 (4.15%) Power Platform
4 40 (3.13%) SaaS
5 35 (2.74%) Serverless
6 30 (2.35%) GitHub
7 29 (2.27%) GCP
8 16 (1.25%) npm
9 12 (0.94%) OpenShift
10 11 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.39%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (0.39%) Google Play
13 4 (0.31%) Apigee
13 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.31%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.70%) Internet
2 8 (0.63%) DAB
3 6 (0.47%) HTTP
4 4 (0.31%) SSH
5 2 (0.16%) Modbus
5 2 (0.16%) SMS
5 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.078%) FTP
6 1 (0.078%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 184 (14.41%) MySQL
3 103 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (6.89%) Big Data
5 82 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (5.48%) MongoDB
8 62 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 59 (4.62%) Hadoop
10 53 (4.15%) Power BI
11 52 (4.07%) HBase
12 50 (3.92%) Apache Hive
12 50 (3.92%) Impala
13 44 (3.45%) Relational Database
13 44 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
16 25 (1.96%) NoSQL
17 21 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (1.41%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 171 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 75 (5.87%) Visual Studio
3 71 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (5.01%) Jenkins
5 56 (4.39%) JIRA
6 35 (2.74%) Selenium
7 29 (2.27%) Maven
7 29 (2.27%) webpack
8 23 (1.80%) Subversion
9 22 (1.72%) Cucumber
10 21 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 20 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (1.57%) PHPUnit
12 15 (1.17%) Gradle
13 13 (1.02%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.94%) Bitbucket
14 12 (0.94%) gulp
15 10 (0.78%) Grunt
15 10 (0.78%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.70%) git-flow
General
1 115 (9.01%) Retail
2 114 (8.93%) Finance
3 57 (4.46%) Manufacturing
4 41 (3.21%) Marketing
5 17 (1.33%) Public Sector
6 13 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.86%) Games
8 10 (0.78%) Law
9 9 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.63%) Banking
11 7 (0.55%) Electronics
12 6 (0.47%) Automotive
13 3 (0.23%) Back Office
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Local Government
13 3 (0.23%) Police
14 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.078%) Advertising
15 1 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.078%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (43.85%) .NET
2 499 (39.08%) HTML
3 493 (38.61%) CSS
4 303 (23.73%) ASP.NET
5 263 (20.60%) AngularJS
6 179 (14.02%) jQuery
7 161 (12.61%) .NET Framework
8 157 (12.29%) Node.js
9 151 (11.82%) Web Services
10 148 (11.59%) HTML5
11 132 (10.34%) Spring
12 123 (9.63%) React
13 122 (9.55%) RESTful
14 119 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 113 (8.85%) .NET Core
16 85 (6.66%) ASP.NET Web API
17 82 (6.42%) REST
18 77 (6.03%) CSS3
19 74 (5.79%) Ajax
20 71 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 105 (8.22%) Mobile App
2 102 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
3 92 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (5.79%) User Experience
5 46 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
6 43 (3.37%) Virtual Team
7 34 (2.66%) NHS
8 32 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.35%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.96%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.72%) EPoS
12 19 (1.49%) Data Centre
13 16 (1.25%) Algorithms
14 12 (0.94%) Graphic Design
15 11 (0.86%) iSeries
16 10 (0.78%) AS400
17 8 (0.63%) Cloud Native
17 8 (0.63%) Life Science
18 7 (0.55%) Mainframe
18 7 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (6.58%) Linux
2 58 (4.54%) Android
3 55 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 53 (4.15%) Windows
5 12 (0.94%) Unix
6 4 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.23%) CentOS
7 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (21.69%) MVC
3 202 (15.82%) Web Development
4 171 (13.39%) Scrum
5 146 (11.43%) SDLC
6 133 (10.42%) Unit Testing
7 131 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 125 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
9 111 (8.69%) Test Automation
10 106 (8.30%) TDD
11 100 (7.83%) Software Engineering
12 96 (7.52%) OO
13 95 (7.44%) DevOps
14 92 (7.20%) Microservices
15 82 (6.42%) Front End Development
16 72 (5.64%) E-Commerce
17 69 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (5.17%) OOP
19 62 (4.86%) Computer Science
20 60 (4.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 701 (54.89%) JavaScript
2 622 (48.71%) C#
3 454 (35.55%) SQL
4 260 (20.36%) Java
5 169 (13.23%) PHP
6 132 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 69 (5.40%) Python
8 67 (5.25%) VB.NET
9 62 (4.86%) TypeScript
10 53 (4.15%) Scala
11 52 (4.07%) C++
12 30 (2.35%) Java 8
13 29 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 23 (1.80%) C
15 22 (1.72%) Apple Swift
16 21 (1.64%) Kotlin
17 20 (1.57%) Objective-C
18 19 (1.49%) ES6
18 19 (1.49%) PL/SQL
19 18 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (7.99%) Degree
2 36 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.49%) Master's Degree
4 11 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.39%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.078%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.11%) QA
2 12 (0.94%) PMO
3 10 (0.78%) GDPR
4 9 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.39%) SLA
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 112 (8.77%) Docker
2 25 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.64%) Firmware
4 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.70%) Ansible
3 8 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.63%) Puppet
4 6 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.31%) Terraform
6 2 (0.16%) Icinga
6 2 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 260 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.07%) Oracle
3 47 (3.68%) Xamarin
4 37 (2.90%) Google
5 31 (2.43%) SAP
6 29 (2.27%) Tableau
7 24 (1.88%) Adobe
8 19 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.49%) ForgeRock
8 19 (1.49%) IBM
9 15 (1.17%) Apple
10 11 (0.86%) Databricks
11 10 (0.78%) JDA
12 9 (0.70%) Zend
13 7 (0.55%) Talend
14 6 (0.47%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (0.47%) Sage
14 6 (0.47%) Snowplow
14 6 (0.47%) Twitter