Period
to 24 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,253 1,354 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.98% 31.71% 35.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.20% 32.80% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,146 1,702
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +7.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £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 3,560 4,128 5,077
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 96.67% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,027 3,077 4,285
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 0 472 £47,500 +5.56% 171
Leicestershire 0 356 £40,000 -3.61% 99
Northamptonshire -1 230 £40,000 - 43
Derbyshire +1 144 £42,500 +13.33% 58
Lincolnshire 0 49 £37,000 -7.50% 30
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 686 (54.75%) JavaScript
2 611 (48.76%) C#
3 568 (45.33%) .NET
4 513 (40.94%) CSS
5 512 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
6 509 (40.62%) HTML
7 407 (32.48%) SQL
8 330 (26.34%) ASP.NET
9 316 (25.22%) MVC
10 303 (24.18%) SQL Server
11 250 (19.95%) AngularJS
12 241 (19.23%) Java
13 235 (18.75%) Microsoft
14 206 (16.44%) jQuery
15 203 (16.20%) Azure
16 188 (15.00%) Web Development
17 165 (13.17%) MySQL
18 160 (12.77%) Git (software)
19 159 (12.69%) HTML5
20 156 (12.45%) PHP
21 147 (11.73%) Scrum
22 145 (11.57%) .NET Framework
23 139 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
24 136 (10.85%) Unit Testing
25 134 (10.69%) RESTful
26 133 (10.61%) .NET Core
27 130 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
28 127 (10.14%) Web Services
29 125 (9.98%) Front End Development
30 124 (9.90%) Node.js

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 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 44 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.76%) Apache
4 19 (1.52%) CMS
4 19 (1.52%) WordPress
5 13 (1.04%) IIS
6 11 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.72%) NServiceBus
8 9 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.48%) Confluence
10 6 (0.48%) JBoss
10 6 (0.48%) WildFly
11 5 (0.40%) CICS
11 5 (0.40%) PrestaShop
12 3 (0.24%) Documentum
12 3 (0.24%) nginx
13 2 (0.16%) Zope
Applications
1 39 (3.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 25 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.24%) Sketch
7 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.16%) InDesign
7 2 (0.16%) LightWave 3D
7 2 (0.16%) Maya
7 2 (0.16%) MODO
8 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.60%) SAP EHS
2 7 (0.56%) Magento
3 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.080%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 203 (16.20%) Azure
2 123 (9.82%) AWS
3 55 (4.39%) SaaS
4 33 (2.63%) Power Platform
5 27 (2.15%) GitHub
6 24 (1.92%) Serverless
7 13 (1.04%) GCP
8 12 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (0.96%) OpenShift
9 10 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (0.72%) npm
11 7 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.56%) Slack
12 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.32%) Apigee
13 4 (0.32%) PowerApps
14 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.24%) AWS Fargate
14 3 (0.24%) Azure Functions
14 3 (0.24%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.44%) Internet
2 12 (0.96%) DAB
3 7 (0.56%) HTTP
4 5 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.24%) Modbus
5 3 (0.24%) SSH
6 1 (0.080%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.080%) Broadband
6 1 (0.080%) CTI
6 1 (0.080%) FTP
6 1 (0.080%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.080%) Softphone
6 1 (0.080%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 165 (13.17%) MySQL
3 89 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (5.67%) Big Data
5 71 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 57 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 51 (4.07%) HBase
8 50 (3.99%) Apache Hive
8 50 (3.99%) Impala
9 45 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (3.27%) Relational Database
11 38 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
12 35 (2.79%) NoSQL
13 34 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
13 34 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (2.63%) Power BI
15 28 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 160 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 63 (5.03%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.87%) Visual Studio
4 48 (3.83%) JIRA
5 46 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (3.51%) Selenium
7 33 (2.63%) Maven
8 25 (2.00%) SoapUI
9 24 (1.92%) webpack
10 21 (1.68%) JUnit
10 21 (1.68%) Subversion
11 19 (1.52%) gulp
12 15 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.04%) Ant
13 13 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.88%) ReSharper
15 10 (0.80%) PHPUnit
15 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 9 (0.72%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 110 (8.78%) Finance
2 82 (6.54%) Retail
3 40 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 28 (2.23%) Banking
5 27 (2.15%) Games
5 27 (2.15%) Marketing
6 25 (2.00%) Public Sector
7 15 (1.20%) Law
8 12 (0.96%) Legal
9 10 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.56%) Automotive
11 6 (0.48%) Electronics
11 6 (0.48%) Local Government
11 6 (0.48%) Police
11 6 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.24%) Back Office
14 2 (0.16%) Advertising
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.080%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 568 (45.33%) .NET
2 513 (40.94%) CSS
3 509 (40.62%) HTML
4 330 (26.34%) ASP.NET
5 250 (19.95%) AngularJS
6 206 (16.44%) jQuery
7 159 (12.69%) HTML5
8 145 (11.57%) .NET Framework
9 139 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 134 (10.69%) RESTful
11 133 (10.61%) .NET Core
12 127 (10.14%) Web Services
13 124 (9.90%) Node.js
14 121 (9.66%) React
15 115 (9.18%) Spring
16 100 (7.98%) CSS3
17 79 (6.30%) Vue.js
18 75 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 75 (5.99%) XML
19 73 (5.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 130 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
2 87 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 86 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (5.83%) User Experience
5 43 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.31%) Virtual Team
7 22 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 21 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 21 (1.68%) e-Learning
9 19 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.52%) NHS
10 18 (1.44%) Graphic Design
10 18 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
12 12 (0.96%) Cloud Native
12 12 (0.96%) EPoS
13 10 (0.80%) AS400
13 10 (0.80%) iSeries
14 7 (0.56%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.03%) Linux
2 43 (3.43%) Windows
3 24 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 22 (1.76%) Android
5 18 (1.44%) Unix
6 4 (0.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.16%) CentOS
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (25.22%) MVC
3 188 (15.00%) Web Development
4 147 (11.73%) Scrum
5 136 (10.85%) Unit Testing
6 125 (9.98%) Front End Development
7 123 (9.82%) OO
7 123 (9.82%) TDD
8 116 (9.26%) SDLC
9 111 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
10 106 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 91 (7.26%) OOP
12 87 (6.94%) Microservices
13 83 (6.62%) Test Automation
14 80 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (5.83%) DevOps
16 69 (5.51%) Collaborative Working
17 67 (5.35%) E-Commerce
18 65 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (3.91%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 686 (54.75%) JavaScript
2 611 (48.76%) C#
3 407 (32.48%) SQL
4 241 (19.23%) Java
5 156 (12.45%) PHP
6 118 (9.42%) T-SQL
7 68 (5.43%) Python
8 65 (5.19%) VB.NET
9 64 (5.11%) C++
10 59 (4.71%) Scala
11 41 (3.27%) TypeScript
12 25 (2.00%) Java 8
13 23 (1.84%) ABAP
14 21 (1.68%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.68%) SAPscript
15 19 (1.52%) C
15 19 (1.52%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.52%) PHP 7
16 17 (1.36%) Apple Swift
17 15 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (6.70%) Degree
2 29 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 9 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 8 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.32%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.16%) PhD
10 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.080%) ACCA
11 1 (0.080%) CIMA
11 1 (0.080%) ISEB
11 1 (0.080%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.84%) QA
2 5 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.24%) GDPR
3 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.24%) SEPA
4 2 (0.16%) PMO
4 2 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 68 (5.43%) Docker
2 11 (0.88%) Firmware
3 9 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.64%) HDFS
5 1 (0.080%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 30 (2.39%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.40%) Ansible
4 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.080%) Kibana
5 1 (0.080%) Terraform
Vendors
1 235 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.87%) Oracle
3 37 (2.95%) Adobe
4 36 (2.87%) SAP
5 32 (2.55%) Google
6 30 (2.39%) Xamarin
7 29 (2.31%) Atlassian
8 15 (1.20%) IBM
9 13 (1.04%) Zend
10 10 (0.80%) JDA
11 8 (0.64%) Tableau
12 7 (0.56%) ForgeRock
13 6 (0.48%) Databricks
14 5 (0.40%) Spotify
15 4 (0.32%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.32%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.32%) WSO2
16 3 (0.24%) CA
16 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.24%) Siemens