Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 782 1,089 1,347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.79% 33.68% 32.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.74% 34.83% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 684 972 1,105
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £25,950
25th Percentile £32,875 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,375 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,464 3,127 4,018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.87% 96.72% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,037 2,647 2,961
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% -1.20%
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +1 254 £45,000 - 115
Leicestershire 0 222 £45,000 +12.50% 65
Derbyshire 0 129 £40,000 -5.88% 48
Northamptonshire +1 120 £50,000 +25.00% 22
Lincolnshire 0 50 £35,000 - 19
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 436 (55.75%) JavaScript
2 341 (43.61%) C#
3 332 (42.46%) HTML
4 328 (41.94%) .NET
5 318 (40.66%) CSS
6 288 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
7 266 (34.02%) SQL
8 190 (24.30%) AngularJS
9 183 (23.40%) MVC
10 167 (21.36%) PHP
11 165 (21.10%) SQL Server
12 158 (20.20%) ASP.NET
13 145 (18.54%) React
14 142 (18.16%) Azure
15 138 (17.65%) .NET Core
16 122 (15.60%) Git (software)
17 112 (14.32%) Finance
18 100 (12.79%) HTML5
19 99 (12.66%) Web Development
19 99 (12.66%) Vue.js
20 95 (12.15%) Java
21 94 (12.02%) Microsoft
22 91 (11.64%) MySQL
23 88 (11.25%) Microservices
24 87 (11.13%) Node.js
25 85 (10.87%) jQuery
26 81 (10.36%) Front End Development
27 80 (10.23%) Software Engineering
28 76 (9.72%) Law
28 76 (9.72%) Mobile App

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 40 (5.12%) CMS
2 15 (1.92%) Confluence
2 15 (1.92%) WordPress
3 6 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.64%) IIS
5 4 (0.51%) Apache
5 4 (0.51%) Drupal
5 4 (0.51%) OpenROAD
6 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.38%) Alfresco
6 3 (0.38%) Liferay
7 2 (0.26%) Appian
7 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.26%) nginx
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.13%) CICS
8 1 (0.13%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.13%) SAS
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (2.69%) Magento
2 10 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.28%) Shopify
3 7 (0.90%) OpenCart
4 5 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.38%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 142 (18.16%) Azure
2 66 (8.44%) AWS
3 21 (2.69%) Power Platform
4 20 (2.56%) SaaS
5 11 (1.41%) GitHub
6 10 (1.28%) npm
7 9 (1.15%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
9 7 (0.90%) Serverless
10 6 (0.77%) Firebase
10 6 (0.77%) GCP
11 5 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.51%) Apple Pay
12 4 (0.51%) Google Pay
13 3 (0.38%) Slack
13 3 (0.38%) Zapier
14 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.26%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.15%) DAB
2 5 (0.64%) SSH
3 4 (0.51%) Intranet
4 2 (0.26%) Internet
4 2 (0.26%) SSL
4 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 91 (11.64%) MySQL
3 31 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 21 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.43%) Power BI
9 15 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 11 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.28%) SQLite
14 8 (1.02%) Data Lake
15 7 (0.90%) Big Data
15 7 (0.90%) HBase
15 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 122 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 34 (4.35%) JIRA
3 32 (4.09%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.32%) Jenkins
5 19 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.53%) git-flow
6 12 (1.53%) Mercurial
7 11 (1.41%) webpack
8 10 (1.28%) Xcode
9 9 (1.15%) Gradle
10 8 (1.02%) Grunt
11 7 (0.90%) Subversion
12 6 (0.77%) gulp
12 6 (0.77%) JUnit
13 5 (0.64%) Maven
13 5 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.51%) NUnit
15 3 (0.38%) SpecFlow
15 3 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 112 (14.32%) Finance
2 76 (9.72%) Law
3 54 (6.91%) Retail
4 29 (3.71%) Marketing
5 25 (3.20%) Games
6 15 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.41%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.77%) Automotive
11 5 (0.64%) Legal
11 5 (0.64%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Housing Association
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (42.46%) HTML
2 328 (41.94%) .NET
3 318 (40.66%) CSS
4 190 (24.30%) AngularJS
5 158 (20.20%) ASP.NET
6 145 (18.54%) React
7 138 (17.65%) .NET Core
8 100 (12.79%) HTML5
9 99 (12.66%) Vue.js
10 87 (11.13%) Node.js
11 85 (10.87%) jQuery
12 72 (9.21%) CSS3
13 71 (9.08%) Laravel
14 64 (8.18%) .NET Framework
15 62 (7.93%) Web Services
16 48 (6.14%) REST
16 48 (6.14%) RESTful
17 47 (6.01%) Sass
18 44 (5.63%) Spring
19 42 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 62 (7.93%) User Experience
3 61 (7.80%) Greenfield Project
4 49 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.05%) Graphic Design
7 13 (1.66%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.15%) Blog
8 9 (1.15%) iPad
9 6 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (0.77%) NHS
10 5 (0.64%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.64%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.64%) iPhone
10 5 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.38%) Animation
12 3 (0.38%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.38%) Podcast
13 2 (0.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.37%) Linux
2 33 (4.22%) Android
3 26 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.92%) Windows
5 5 (0.64%) Unix
6 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.26%) AIX
7 2 (0.26%) CentOS
7 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (23.40%) MVC
3 99 (12.66%) Web Development
4 88 (11.25%) Microservices
5 81 (10.36%) Front End Development
6 80 (10.23%) Software Engineering
7 73 (9.34%) DevOps
8 72 (9.21%) E-Commerce
9 71 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
10 70 (8.95%) Scrum
11 66 (8.44%) Collaborative Working
12 59 (7.54%) TDD
13 58 (7.42%) SDLC
14 44 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
15 40 (5.12%) OO
15 40 (5.12%) Test Automation
16 33 (4.22%) Mentoring
17 31 (3.96%) Business Analysis
17 31 (3.96%) Fintech
17 31 (3.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 436 (55.75%) JavaScript
2 341 (43.61%) C#
3 266 (34.02%) SQL
4 167 (21.36%) PHP
5 95 (12.15%) Java
6 68 (8.70%) Python
7 52 (6.65%) T-SQL
8 42 (5.37%) TypeScript
9 29 (3.71%) Java 8
10 26 (3.32%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.69%) Kotlin
12 20 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.30%) ES6
14 17 (2.17%) Apple Swift
15 15 (1.92%) Objective-C
16 13 (1.66%) Apex Code
17 9 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.90%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.90%) C++
18 7 (0.90%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (3.20%) Degree
2 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.51%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.22%) QA
2 8 (1.02%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) Basel III
4 1 (0.13%) COREP
4 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (4.86%) Docker
2 6 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (0.77%) HDFS
3 5 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (0.64%) Ansible
4 4 (0.51%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.38%) TeamSite
5 3 (0.38%) Terraform
6 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 94 (12.02%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.71%) Oracle
3 21 (2.69%) Adobe
4 15 (1.92%) Sun
5 14 (1.79%) Google
5 14 (1.79%) Telerik
5 14 (1.79%) Xamarin
5 14 (1.79%) Zend
6 13 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.90%) Apple
7 7 (0.90%) Ariba
7 7 (0.90%) JDA
8 6 (0.77%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.51%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.51%) Klarna
9 4 (0.51%) LexisNexis
9 4 (0.51%) PayPal
9 4 (0.51%) SAP
9 4 (0.51%) VMware
9 4 (0.51%) WorldPay