Period
to 28 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 28 October 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
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 490 1,289 1,530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.53% 32.85% 32.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.64% 33.93% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 529 1,244 1,410
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +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 1,375 3,799 4,573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 96.81% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 3,233 3,652
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,963 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.84% +3.93% -

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 0 158 £50,000 +5.26% 83
Leicestershire 0 116 £40,000 - 47
Northamptonshire +1 115 £50,000 +22.70% 30
Derbyshire +1 61 £37,500 -5.06% 36
Lincolnshire 0 25 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 278 (56.73%) JavaScript
2 219 (44.69%) HTML
3 211 (43.06%) CSS
4 192 (39.18%) C#
5 184 (37.55%) .NET
6 172 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
7 166 (33.88%) SQL
8 124 (25.31%) PHP
9 113 (23.06%) SQL Server
10 105 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 103 (21.02%) MySQL
12 100 (20.41%) ASP.NET
13 99 (20.20%) Azure
14 87 (17.76%) DevOps
15 86 (17.55%) Microsoft
16 84 (17.14%) MVC
17 83 (16.94%) Web Development
17 83 (16.94%) Git (software)
18 78 (15.92%) jQuery
18 78 (15.92%) .NET Core
19 74 (15.10%) HTML5
20 65 (13.27%) T-SQL
21 60 (12.24%) Node.js
22 59 (12.04%) Finance
23 58 (11.84%) User Experience
23 58 (11.84%) Microservices
24 57 (11.63%) .NET Framework
25 56 (11.43%) React
26 53 (10.82%) Front End Development
27 51 (10.41%) REST

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 41 (8.37%) WordPress
2 21 (4.29%) Drupal
3 18 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.27%) CMS
5 4 (0.82%) Apache
5 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.61%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.41%) Confluence
7 2 (0.41%) PrestaShop
7 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.20%) DNN
8 1 (0.20%) Kentico
8 1 (0.20%) SAS
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (2.45%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (6.12%) Magento
2 4 (0.82%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.61%) Shopify
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 99 (20.20%) Azure
2 38 (7.76%) AWS
3 21 (4.29%) Power Platform
4 17 (3.47%) SaaS
5 14 (2.86%) npm
6 10 (2.04%) GitHub
7 8 (1.63%) Serverless
8 7 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (1.22%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.82%) GCP
11 3 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.61%) Boomi
11 3 (0.61%) G Suite
11 3 (0.61%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.20%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) AMQP
2 2 (0.41%) DAB
2 2 (0.41%) PBX
3 1 (0.20%) PPP
3 1 (0.20%) SSH
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (23.06%) SQL Server
2 103 (21.02%) MySQL
3 49 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 43 (8.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (7.96%) MongoDB
6 31 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (4.29%) Big Data
8 21 (4.29%) Hadoop
9 20 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (4.08%) Power BI
10 15 (3.06%) HBase
11 14 (2.86%) Data Lake
12 13 (2.65%) Apache Hive
13 11 (2.24%) Impala
14 10 (2.04%) Spark SQL
15 9 (1.84%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 83 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 44 (8.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.29%) JIRA
4 13 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.65%) Subversion
4 13 (2.65%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.45%) webpack
6 10 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (1.84%) gulp
8 5 (1.02%) Grunt
8 5 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (1.02%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.82%) Capybara
9 4 (0.82%) jspm
9 4 (0.82%) minitest
9 4 (0.82%) RSpec
9 4 (0.82%) Selenium
10 3 (0.61%) Maven
10 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 59 (12.04%) Finance
2 32 (6.53%) Marketing
3 21 (4.29%) Retail
4 18 (3.67%) Law
5 7 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.02%) Games
7 4 (0.82%) Advertising
7 4 (0.82%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.82%) Banking
8 3 (0.61%) Legal
8 3 (0.61%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Social Housing
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (44.69%) HTML
2 211 (43.06%) CSS
3 184 (37.55%) .NET
4 105 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 100 (20.41%) ASP.NET
6 78 (15.92%) .NET Core
6 78 (15.92%) jQuery
7 74 (15.10%) HTML5
8 60 (12.24%) Node.js
9 57 (11.63%) .NET Framework
10 56 (11.43%) React
11 51 (10.41%) REST
12 50 (10.20%) Web Services
13 48 (9.80%) CSS3
14 46 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (9.39%) Sass
15 45 (9.18%) Vue.js
16 42 (8.57%) RESTful
17 36 (7.35%) JSON
18 34 (6.94%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.84%) User Experience
2 37 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.04%) Blog
5 9 (1.84%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
7 4 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.41%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.41%) EPoS
8 2 (0.41%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.41%) NHS
8 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.41%) Social Media
9 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.27%) Unix
2 14 (2.86%) Windows
3 8 (1.63%) Linux
4 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (17.76%) DevOps
3 84 (17.14%) MVC
4 83 (16.94%) Web Development
5 58 (11.84%) Microservices
6 53 (10.82%) Front End Development
7 47 (9.59%) Scrum
8 45 (9.18%) Software Engineering
9 42 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 37 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (6.73%) OO
12 31 (6.33%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (5.92%) TDD
13 29 (5.92%) Test Automation
14 28 (5.71%) OOP
15 25 (5.10%) Unit Testing
16 24 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (4.08%) Analytics
18 19 (3.88%) Coaching
19 18 (3.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 278 (56.73%) JavaScript
2 192 (39.18%) C#
3 166 (33.88%) SQL
4 124 (25.31%) PHP
5 65 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 36 (7.35%) Java
7 35 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 35 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 24 (4.90%) Python
9 10 (2.04%) Scala
10 9 (1.84%) ES6
10 9 (1.84%) Ruby
11 8 (1.63%) VB
12 7 (1.43%) C++
13 6 (1.22%) PHP 5
13 6 (1.22%) R
14 5 (1.02%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (1.02%) PHP 7
14 5 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (2.65%) Degree
2 6 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.92%) QA
2 7 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.02%) GDPR
3 5 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) IFRS
4 1 (0.20%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (3.88%) Docker
2 12 (2.45%) HDFS
3 11 (2.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (2.24%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.82%) Ansible
2 4 (0.82%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.41%) Terraform
4 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.78%) Oracle
3 14 (2.86%) Cloudera
4 12 (2.45%) Google
5 11 (2.24%) Ab Initio
6 9 (1.84%) Ariba
6 9 (1.84%) JDA
6 9 (1.84%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.63%) Teradata
8 7 (1.43%) Adobe
9 5 (1.02%) Zend
10 4 (0.82%) Telerik
11 3 (0.61%) Apple
11 3 (0.61%) Dell
11 3 (0.61%) SAP
11 3 (0.61%) Solace
11 3 (0.61%) WooCommerce
12 2 (0.41%) Cisco
12 2 (0.41%) Informatica