Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,535 1,691 1,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.91% 33.03% 28.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.80% 33.98% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,592 1,734
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 4,680 4,976 6,244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.19% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,813 4,148 4,992
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 25 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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
Northamptonshire +1 484 £42,500 +2.41% 79
Nottinghamshire 0 465 £42,500 - 170
Leicestershire 0 321 £41,800 +11.47% 127
Derbyshire -2 158 £40,000 +3.90% 61
Lincolnshire 0 72 £35,000 -6.67% 43
Rutland 0 5 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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.

1 834 (54.33%) JavaScript
2 819 (53.36%) C#
3 808 (52.64%) .NET
4 739 (48.14%) HTML
5 668 (43.52%) CSS
6 638 (41.56%) SQL
7 630 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
8 629 (40.98%) SQL Server
9 514 (33.49%) MVC
10 472 (30.75%) ASP.NET
11 441 (28.73%) Microsoft
12 343 (22.35%) jQuery
13 339 (22.08%) AngularJS
14 294 (19.15%) Java
15 274 (17.85%) HTML5
16 258 (16.81%) .NET Framework
17 257 (16.74%) Web Services
18 237 (15.44%) Web Development
18 237 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
19 233 (15.18%) Git (software)
20 213 (13.88%) Scrum
21 211 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
22 195 (12.70%) TDD
23 185 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
24 182 (11.86%) Finance
25 169 (11.01%) Spring
26 163 (10.62%) PHP
27 162 (10.55%) Software Engineering
28 160 (10.42%) T-SQL
29 151 (9.84%) OO

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
1 108 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 47 (3.06%) CMS
3 47 (3.06%) JBoss
4 40 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
5 37 (2.41%) IIS
5 37 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (2.28%) WordPress
7 34 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 31 (2.02%) K2 blackpearl
9 30 (1.95%) WebLogic
10 29 (1.89%) Confluence
11 26 (1.69%) Apache
12 19 (1.24%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.04%) NServiceBus
14 14 (0.91%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.85%) Sitefinity
16 11 (0.72%) Drupal
16 11 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.065%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 25 (1.63%) Magento
2 21 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.52%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.33%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.26%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.065%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.065%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.065%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 211 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.08%) SaaS
4 27 (1.76%) GitHub
5 24 (1.56%) Office 365
6 17 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (1.04%) npm
8 14 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.59%) IaaS
10 6 (0.39%) Firebase
10 6 (0.39%) PaaS
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.33%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.33%) Serverless
12 4 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.26%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.26%) Boomi
13 3 (0.20%) Sage Pay
13 3 (0.20%) Slack
13 3 (0.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.63%) Internet
2 14 (0.91%) Intranet
3 12 (0.78%) SMS
3 12 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.72%) HTTP
5 5 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.20%) Hyperconnected
8 2 (0.13%) DNS
8 2 (0.13%) SSH
9 1 (0.065%) AMQP
9 1 (0.065%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.065%) FTP
9 1 (0.065%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.065%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.065%) Modbus
9 1 (0.065%) SSL
9 1 (0.065%) Wireless
9 1 (0.065%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 124 (8.08%) MySQL
4 117 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
6 74 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 60 (3.91%) Power BI
9 57 (3.71%) Relational Database
10 55 (3.58%) NoSQL
11 48 (3.13%) MongoDB
12 38 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 28 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
14 26 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.56%) Big Data
16 23 (1.50%) SSDT
17 15 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 13 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
19 12 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 233 (15.18%) Git (software)
2 149 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (6.64%) Visual Studio
4 96 (6.25%) JUnit
5 79 (5.15%) JIRA
6 68 (4.43%) Maven
7 56 (3.65%) Jenkins
8 55 (3.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 45 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 44 (2.87%) Cucumber
11 42 (2.74%) webpack
12 41 (2.67%) Bitbucket
13 35 (2.28%) gulp
14 34 (2.21%) Gradle
15 31 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 28 (1.82%) Selenium
17 27 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
18 25 (1.63%) Xcode
19 24 (1.56%) Subversion
20 22 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 182 (11.86%) Finance
2 123 (8.01%) Retail
3 44 (2.87%) Marketing
4 42 (2.74%) Advertising
5 35 (2.28%) Banking
6 28 (1.82%) Law
7 27 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 26 (1.69%) Automotive
9 18 (1.17%) Games
10 17 (1.11%) Back Office
11 16 (1.04%) Legal
12 8 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.39%) Electronics
14 5 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.13%) Front Office
15 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.065%) Publishing
16 1 (0.065%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 808 (52.64%) .NET
2 739 (48.14%) HTML
3 668 (43.52%) CSS
4 472 (30.75%) ASP.NET
5 343 (22.35%) jQuery
6 339 (22.08%) AngularJS
7 274 (17.85%) HTML5
8 258 (16.81%) .NET Framework
9 257 (16.74%) Web Services
10 237 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 185 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 169 (11.01%) Spring
13 147 (9.58%) RESTful
14 143 (9.32%) Entity Framework
15 132 (8.60%) REST
16 130 (8.47%) React
17 125 (8.14%) CSS3
18 124 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 115 (7.49%) Node.js
19 115 (7.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
2 85 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 82 (5.34%) User Experience
4 61 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
5 56 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 53 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.08%) NHS
9 24 (1.56%) Fintech
10 23 (1.50%) EPoS
11 18 (1.17%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.11%) Social Media
13 15 (0.98%) Graphic Design
13 15 (0.98%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.91%) BBC
15 12 (0.78%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
17 9 (0.59%) Social Network
18 8 (0.52%) Wiki
19 7 (0.46%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 109 (7.10%) Windows
2 88 (5.73%) Linux
3 50 (3.26%) Android
4 49 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.82%) Unix
6 21 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.65%) CentOS
7 10 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 630 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (33.49%) MVC
3 237 (15.44%) Web Development
4 213 (13.88%) Scrum
5 195 (12.70%) TDD
6 162 (10.55%) Software Engineering
7 151 (9.84%) OO
8 149 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
9 135 (8.79%) Unit Testing
10 126 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
11 122 (7.95%) Test Automation
12 116 (7.56%) Microservices
13 114 (7.43%) E-Commerce
14 111 (7.23%) Front End Development
15 100 (6.51%) OOP
16 95 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
17 91 (5.93%) SDLC
18 80 (5.21%) BDD
19 77 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
20 72 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 834 (54.33%) JavaScript
2 819 (53.36%) C#
3 638 (41.56%) SQL
4 294 (19.15%) Java
5 163 (10.62%) PHP
6 160 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 88 (5.73%) VB.NET
8 62 (4.04%) Python
9 60 (3.91%) C++
10 57 (3.71%) PL/SQL
11 54 (3.52%) PowerShell
12 46 (3.00%) TypeScript
13 44 (2.87%) Java 8
13 44 (2.87%) Ruby
14 37 (2.41%) VB
15 31 (2.02%) Objective-C
16 21 (1.37%) VBA
17 20 (1.30%) VB6
18 18 (1.17%) X++
19 16 (1.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 108 (7.04%) Degree
2 40 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (2.08%) MCP
4 31 (2.02%) MCPD
5 25 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.11%) BC Cleared
6 17 (1.11%) DBS Check
7 7 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.26%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.13%) HNC
10 2 (0.13%) HND
10 2 (0.13%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.13%) MCSA
11 1 (0.065%) ACCA
11 1 (0.065%) CIMA
11 1 (0.065%) ISEB
11 1 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.065%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.87%) QA
2 14 (0.91%) PMO
3 13 (0.85%) SLA
4 7 (0.46%) GDPR
5 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.065%) DICOM
7 1 (0.065%) HL7
7 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.065%) TickIT
7 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 68 (4.43%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.065%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.065%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.59%) Puppet
4 7 (0.46%) Ansible
4 7 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.39%) Kibana
6 5 (0.33%) TeamSite
7 3 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.20%) Oozie
7 3 (0.20%) Rancher
7 3 (0.20%) Terraform
8 2 (0.13%) cPanel
9 1 (0.065%) logstash
Vendors
1 441 (28.73%) Microsoft
2 141 (9.19%) Oracle
3 89 (5.80%) Google
4 54 (3.52%) Xamarin
5 49 (3.19%) SAP
6 23 (1.50%) Twitter
7 22 (1.43%) Adobe
8 20 (1.30%) Facebook
9 16 (1.04%) Zend
10 14 (0.91%) Apple
10 14 (0.91%) Sony
10 14 (0.91%) Yahoo!
11 11 (0.72%) Sitecore
11 11 (0.72%) Telerik
12 10 (0.65%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.65%) Tableau
13 8 (0.52%) Sage
14 7 (0.46%) Epicor
14 7 (0.46%) Infor
15 5 (0.33%) DevExpress