Period
to 25 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 January 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
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 661 1,246 1,354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.13% 34.07% 31.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.07% 35.29% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1,210 1,227
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
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 1,999 3,531 4,141
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 96.55% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,665 3,034 3,112
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 25 January 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 25 January 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 +1 193 £47,500 - 93
Leicestershire 0 179 £42,500 +6.25% 48
Northamptonshire +1 148 £50,000 +25.00% 32
Derbyshire 0 96 £37,500 -11.76% 33
Lincolnshire 0 37 £37,500 +0.67% 23
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 363 (54.92%) JavaScript
2 293 (44.33%) HTML
3 276 (41.75%) CSS
4 275 (41.60%) C#
5 270 (40.85%) .NET
6 225 (34.04%) SQL
7 223 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
8 165 (24.96%) PHP
9 144 (21.79%) SQL Server
9 144 (21.79%) AngularJS
10 138 (20.88%) ASP.NET
11 129 (19.52%) Azure
12 126 (19.06%) MVC
13 119 (18.00%) .NET Core
14 112 (16.94%) MySQL
15 105 (15.89%) Git (software)
16 97 (14.67%) React
17 91 (13.77%) HTML5
18 89 (13.46%) Microsoft
19 87 (13.16%) Web Development
20 82 (12.41%) Finance
21 78 (11.80%) Microservices
22 77 (11.65%) jQuery
23 75 (11.35%) DevOps
24 74 (11.20%) Software Engineering
25 73 (11.04%) Node.js
26 70 (10.59%) User Experience
27 69 (10.44%) Vue.js
28 68 (10.29%) Front End Development
28 68 (10.29%) CSS3

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 49 (7.41%) WordPress
2 40 (6.05%) CMS
3 24 (3.63%) Drupal
4 15 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.36%) Confluence
6 7 (1.06%) Apache
7 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.30%) nginx
7 2 (0.30%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.15%) Appian
8 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (2.57%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (5.90%) Magento
2 9 (1.36%) Shopify
3 7 (1.06%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 129 (19.52%) Azure
2 60 (9.08%) AWS
3 26 (3.93%) Power Platform
4 21 (3.18%) SaaS
5 12 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (1.82%) GitHub
5 12 (1.82%) Google Analytics
6 11 (1.66%) npm
7 8 (1.21%) GCP
8 7 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.91%) Firebase
9 6 (0.91%) Serverless
10 3 (0.45%) Boomi
10 3 (0.45%) G Suite
10 3 (0.45%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.15%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.36%) DAB
2 4 (0.61%) Intranet
2 4 (0.61%) SSH
3 3 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 112 (16.94%) MySQL
3 46 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (6.20%) Relational Database
5 35 (5.30%) MongoDB
5 35 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (3.78%) Power BI
8 24 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (2.42%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.97%) Big Data
11 13 (1.97%) HBase
12 11 (1.66%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.51%) Data Lake
13 10 (1.51%) SQLite
14 9 (1.36%) Impala
15 8 (1.21%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 105 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (4.08%) JIRA
4 21 (3.18%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.97%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.66%) git-flow
7 10 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (1.36%) webpack
9 8 (1.21%) Subversion
10 7 (1.06%) Grunt
10 7 (1.06%) gulp
10 7 (1.06%) Maven
11 6 (0.91%) JUnit
12 5 (0.76%) Gradle
12 5 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.76%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.61%) jspm
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.61%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 82 (12.41%) Finance
2 50 (7.56%) Law
3 40 (6.05%) Marketing
4 24 (3.63%) Retail
5 23 (3.48%) Games
6 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.76%) Automotive
7 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.61%) Advertising
8 4 (0.61%) Legal
8 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (44.33%) HTML
2 276 (41.75%) CSS
3 270 (40.85%) .NET
4 144 (21.79%) AngularJS
5 138 (20.88%) ASP.NET
6 119 (18.00%) .NET Core
7 97 (14.67%) React
8 91 (13.77%) HTML5
9 77 (11.65%) jQuery
10 73 (11.04%) Node.js
11 69 (10.44%) Vue.js
12 68 (10.29%) CSS3
13 62 (9.38%) Web Services
14 58 (8.77%) REST
15 55 (8.32%) .NET Framework
16 53 (8.02%) Sass
17 50 (7.56%) Laravel
18 46 (6.96%) JSON
19 45 (6.81%) RESTful
20 42 (6.35%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.59%) User Experience
2 67 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
3 60 (9.08%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.51%) Blog
8 8 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 6 (0.91%) iPad
10 3 (0.45%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.45%) NHS
10 3 (0.45%) Podcast
10 3 (0.45%) Social Media
11 2 (0.30%) CMDB
11 2 (0.30%) EPoS
11 2 (0.30%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.30%) iPhone
11 2 (0.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.78%) Android
1 25 (3.78%) Linux
2 19 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 11 (1.66%) Windows
4 10 (1.51%) Unix
5 4 (0.61%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.15%) AIX
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (19.06%) MVC
3 87 (13.16%) Web Development
4 78 (11.80%) Microservices
5 75 (11.35%) DevOps
6 74 (11.20%) Software Engineering
7 68 (10.29%) Front End Development
8 59 (8.93%) Scrum
9 53 (8.02%) E-Commerce
10 50 (7.56%) Collaborative Working
11 43 (6.51%) TDD
12 42 (6.35%) OOP
13 39 (5.90%) OO
14 37 (5.60%) Analytics
14 37 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (5.60%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (5.30%) Test Automation
16 30 (4.54%) SDLC
17 26 (3.93%) Requirements Gathering
18 24 (3.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (54.92%) JavaScript
2 275 (41.60%) C#
3 225 (34.04%) SQL
4 165 (24.96%) PHP
5 61 (9.23%) Java
6 53 (8.02%) T-SQL
7 35 (5.30%) TypeScript
8 31 (4.69%) Python
9 28 (4.24%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.18%) Kotlin
11 12 (1.82%) Java 8
11 12 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.66%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.51%) Apple Swift
13 10 (1.51%) ES6
14 6 (0.91%) R
15 5 (0.76%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.76%) PHP 5
15 5 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (2.57%) Degree
2 10 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.30%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.84%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (3.78%) Docker
2 10 (1.51%) HDFS
3 9 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (1.36%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (1.06%) Ansible
3 4 (0.61%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.30%) Terraform
5 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 89 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.75%) Oracle
3 19 (2.87%) Google
4 17 (2.57%) Adobe
5 12 (1.82%) Zend
6 11 (1.66%) Cloudera
6 11 (1.66%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.51%) Sun
8 9 (1.36%) Apple
9 8 (1.21%) Ariba
9 8 (1.21%) JDA
9 8 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.21%) Telerik
10 5 (0.76%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.61%) SAP
12 3 (0.45%) Dell
12 3 (0.45%) Solace
12 3 (0.45%) Teradata
13 2 (0.30%) LexisNexis
13 2 (0.30%) ServiceNow