Period
to 17 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,312 1,713 1,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.10% 33.28% 33.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.27% 34.12% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 1,517 1,745
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,200 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 3,943 5,020 5,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.51% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,105 4,214 4,450
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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
Leicestershire 0 466 £40,000 - 127
Nottinghamshire 0 438 £45,000 +12.50% 133
Northamptonshire -1 198 £44,000 +3.53% 71
Derbyshire -1 154 £37,500 -6.25% 62
Lincolnshire 0 53 £37,500 +7.14% 57
Rutland +4 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 716 (54.57%) JavaScript
2 599 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
3 570 (43.45%) HTML
4 558 (42.53%) C#
5 552 (42.07%) CSS
6 517 (39.41%) .NET
7 516 (39.33%) SQL
8 352 (26.83%) SQL Server
9 314 (23.93%) Java
10 290 (22.10%) MVC
11 268 (20.43%) ASP.NET
12 260 (19.82%) AngularJS
13 249 (18.98%) Microsoft
14 215 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
15 205 (15.63%) Scrum
16 189 (14.41%) Web Development
17 186 (14.18%) Git (software)
18 182 (13.87%) PHP
19 169 (12.88%) Finance
20 168 (12.80%) Spring
20 168 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
21 166 (12.65%) HTML5
22 162 (12.35%) React
23 156 (11.89%) Node.js
24 152 (11.59%) .NET Framework
25 142 (10.82%) Web Services
25 142 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
26 139 (10.59%) jQuery
27 136 (10.37%) MySQL
28 134 (10.21%) Problem-Solving

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 53 (4.04%) Apache Spark
2 33 (2.52%) Drupal
3 31 (2.36%) CMS
4 29 (2.21%) WordPress
5 22 (1.68%) IIS
6 21 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.60%) NServiceBus
7 15 (1.14%) Umbraco
8 13 (0.99%) SAS
9 12 (0.91%) Apache
9 12 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.84%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.76%) Confluence
12 8 (0.61%) CICS
13 7 (0.53%) nginx
14 4 (0.30%) JBoss
15 3 (0.23%) Exstream Dialogue
15 3 (0.23%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.15%) Community Server
16 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (0.99%) SPSS
2 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.30%) HipChat
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.076%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.076%) Figma
7 1 (0.076%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.076%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 24 (1.83%) Magento
2 15 (1.14%) NetSuite
3 13 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.46%) Shopify
8 4 (0.30%) Movex
8 4 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.30%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.23%) Exstream
10 2 (0.15%) Misys Midas
10 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 215 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (5.56%) Power Platform
4 33 (2.52%) SaaS
5 28 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (1.98%) Serverless
7 20 (1.52%) GitHub
8 19 (1.45%) npm
9 15 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.53%) Office 365
12 7 (0.53%) Sage Pay
13 6 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.46%) Google Play
14 5 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.38%) DigitalOcean
14 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Flow
14 5 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.76%) Internet
2 6 (0.46%) Ethernet
2 6 (0.46%) HTTP
3 5 (0.38%) SMS
4 3 (0.23%) SSH
5 2 (0.15%) DNS
5 2 (0.15%) Skype
5 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.076%) Intranet
6 1 (0.076%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.076%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.076%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 136 (10.37%) MySQL
3 104 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
3 104 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (6.55%) Big Data
5 73 (5.56%) Power BI
6 70 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 60 (4.57%) MongoDB
8 56 (4.27%) Hadoop
8 56 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 47 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (3.51%) HBase
12 40 (3.05%) Apache Hive
13 39 (2.97%) Impala
13 39 (2.97%) Relational Database
14 35 (2.67%) NoSQL
15 22 (1.68%) Data Lake
16 21 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
17 19 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 186 (14.18%) Git (software)
2 90 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 89 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 68 (5.18%) JIRA
5 61 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 46 (3.51%) Maven
7 43 (3.28%) Subversion
8 31 (2.36%) webpack
9 29 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 27 (2.06%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.68%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.60%) Gradle
13 20 (1.52%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.45%) gulp
15 16 (1.22%) JUnit
16 15 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
16 15 (1.14%) Visual Studio Code
17 13 (0.99%) Jasmine
18 12 (0.91%) git-flow
19 11 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 169 (12.88%) Finance
2 124 (9.45%) Retail
3 68 (5.18%) Marketing
4 41 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.29%) Games
6 11 (0.84%) Law
7 8 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.46%) Electronics
8 6 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.30%) Advertising
9 4 (0.30%) Automotive
10 3 (0.23%) Back Office
10 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.15%) Banking
11 2 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.076%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.076%) Legal
12 1 (0.076%) Military
12 1 (0.076%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (43.45%) HTML
2 552 (42.07%) CSS
3 517 (39.41%) .NET
4 268 (20.43%) ASP.NET
5 260 (19.82%) AngularJS
6 168 (12.80%) Spring
7 166 (12.65%) HTML5
8 162 (12.35%) React
9 156 (11.89%) Node.js
10 152 (11.59%) .NET Framework
11 142 (10.82%) Web Services
12 139 (10.59%) jQuery
13 100 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 100 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 99 (7.55%) RESTful
15 97 (7.39%) REST
16 90 (6.86%) CSS3
17 83 (6.33%) .NET Core
18 77 (5.87%) JSON
19 66 (5.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.40%) User Experience
2 83 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 82 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 77 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
5 73 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (2.52%) Public Cloud
7 33 (2.52%) Virtual Team
8 26 (1.98%) NHS
9 22 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 21 (1.60%) EPoS
11 18 (1.37%) Life Science
12 14 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.84%) Replication
13 11 (0.84%) Robotics
14 9 (0.69%) iSeries
14 9 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.69%) Mainframe
15 8 (0.61%) AS400
16 6 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 88 (6.71%) Linux
2 76 (5.79%) Windows
3 56 (4.27%) Android
4 53 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.38%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.076%) CentOS
7 1 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.076%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (22.10%) MVC
3 205 (15.63%) Scrum
4 189 (14.41%) Web Development
5 168 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
6 134 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
7 133 (10.14%) TDD
8 123 (9.38%) Unit Testing
9 114 (8.69%) SDLC
10 111 (8.46%) OO
10 111 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 101 (7.70%) E-Commerce
12 99 (7.55%) Test Automation
13 95 (7.24%) Microservices
14 86 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
15 82 (6.25%) DevOps
16 77 (5.87%) Computer Science
16 77 (5.87%) Front End Development
17 62 (4.73%) Analytics
18 52 (3.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 716 (54.57%) JavaScript
2 558 (42.53%) C#
3 516 (39.33%) SQL
4 314 (23.93%) Java
5 182 (13.87%) PHP
6 104 (7.93%) T-SQL
7 83 (6.33%) Python
8 55 (4.19%) VB.NET
9 50 (3.81%) TypeScript
10 45 (3.43%) Scala
11 39 (2.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 36 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 35 (2.67%) Java 8
14 30 (2.29%) C++
15 21 (1.60%) C
15 21 (1.60%) ES6
16 17 (1.30%) Apple Swift
17 16 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.22%) PowerShell
18 14 (1.07%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (9.53%) Degree
2 36 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.91%) Master's Degree
4 9 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.38%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.23%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.076%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.076%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.20%) QA
2 11 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.76%) PMO
4 8 (0.61%) GDPR
5 7 (0.53%) SLA
6 2 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (7.85%) Docker
2 28 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.14%) Firmware
4 6 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.30%) Varnish
6 3 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.076%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.53%) Terraform
3 6 (0.46%) Ansible
3 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.46%) Puppet
4 2 (0.15%) Icinga
4 2 (0.15%) Nagios
5 1 (0.076%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.076%) Control-M
5 1 (0.076%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 249 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.87%) Oracle
3 37 (2.82%) Xamarin
4 36 (2.74%) Google
5 33 (2.52%) Tableau
6 25 (1.91%) SAP
7 22 (1.68%) ForgeRock
8 21 (1.60%) Zend
9 20 (1.52%) Apple
10 13 (0.99%) WooCommerce
11 12 (0.91%) JD Edwards
12 11 (0.84%) Adobe
12 11 (0.84%) IBM
13 8 (0.61%) Twitter
14 6 (0.46%) Databricks
14 6 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.46%) SaltStack
14 6 (0.46%) VMware
15 5 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (0.38%) Telerik