Period
to 30 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 774 1,248 1,688
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.22% 31.23% 33.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.45% 32.37% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 739 1,134 1,620
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 2,314 3,855 4,907
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.47% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,884 2,886 4,149
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 0 260 £45,000 +2.11% 43
Leicestershire 0 200 £40,000 - 32
Northamptonshire +1 168 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Derbyshire +1 112 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Lincolnshire 0 38 £34,250 -13.29% 7
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 383 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 323 (41.73%) C#
3 310 (40.05%) .NET
4 292 (37.73%) HTML
4 292 (37.73%) CSS
5 271 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
6 252 (32.56%) SQL
7 181 (23.39%) SQL Server
8 175 (22.61%) ASP.NET
9 170 (21.96%) MVC
10 162 (20.93%) AngularJS
11 154 (19.90%) Java
12 126 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 113 (14.60%) jQuery
14 112 (14.47%) Microsoft
15 104 (13.44%) HTML5
16 98 (12.66%) Azure
17 97 (12.53%) Scrum
18 96 (12.40%) Web Development
19 94 (12.14%) .NET Framework
20 91 (11.76%) Software Engineering
21 89 (11.50%) PHP
21 89 (11.50%) Front End Development
22 83 (10.72%) .NET Core
23 81 (10.47%) Finance
24 79 (10.21%) MySQL
25 78 (10.08%) React
26 74 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 73 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
28 72 (9.30%) RESTful

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 27 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.97%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.55%) CMS
3 12 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.42%) Apache Solr
4 11 (1.42%) NServiceBus
5 10 (1.29%) Apache
6 7 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.90%) JBoss
6 7 (0.90%) WildFly
6 7 (0.90%) WordPress
7 5 (0.65%) SAS
7 5 (0.65%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.52%) IIS
8 4 (0.52%) Kentico
9 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.13%) CICS
10 1 (0.13%) Confluence
10 1 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.39%) Sketch
6 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.13%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) SAP EHS
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.65%) Magento
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.39%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 98 (12.66%) Azure
2 63 (8.14%) AWS
3 34 (4.39%) SaaS
4 33 (4.26%) Power Platform
5 13 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
5 13 (1.68%) Serverless
6 10 (1.29%) npm
7 9 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.78%) PaaS
8 6 (0.78%) Slack
9 5 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.65%) GCP
10 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.52%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.39%) GitHub
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.26%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.20%) Internet
2 13 (1.68%) DAB
3 4 (0.52%) HTTP
4 3 (0.39%) AMQP
5 2 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (0.26%) CTI
5 2 (0.26%) VoIP
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
6 1 (0.13%) Modbus
6 1 (0.13%) Skype
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
6 1 (0.13%) Softphone
6 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.21%) MySQL
3 74 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (4.13%) MongoDB
6 32 (4.13%) Power BI
7 30 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (2.84%) Big Data
9 20 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 20 (2.58%) NoSQL
10 17 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
11 16 (2.07%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.94%) Apache Hive
12 15 (1.94%) HBase
12 15 (1.94%) Impala
13 13 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (1.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 126 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (3.23%) JIRA
4 25 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 24 (3.10%) Maven
6 22 (2.84%) JUnit
7 20 (2.58%) Subversion
7 20 (2.58%) webpack
8 16 (2.07%) gulp
9 13 (1.68%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.55%) Selenium
11 10 (1.29%) git-flow
11 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 9 (1.16%) ANTLR
12 9 (1.16%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.03%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 81 (10.47%) Finance
2 43 (5.56%) Law
3 42 (5.43%) Retail
4 21 (2.71%) Legal
5 17 (2.20%) Banking
5 17 (2.20%) Games
6 15 (1.94%) Marketing
7 11 (1.42%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.16%) Local Government
9 8 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.90%) Automotive
11 6 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.65%) Billing
12 5 (0.65%) Police
13 4 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.52%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.13%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (40.05%) .NET
2 292 (37.73%) CSS
2 292 (37.73%) HTML
3 175 (22.61%) ASP.NET
4 162 (20.93%) AngularJS
5 113 (14.60%) jQuery
6 104 (13.44%) HTML5
7 94 (12.14%) .NET Framework
8 83 (10.72%) .NET Core
9 78 (10.08%) React
10 72 (9.30%) RESTful
10 72 (9.30%) Web Services
11 66 (8.53%) CSS3
12 64 (8.27%) Node.js
13 61 (7.88%) Spring
14 54 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (6.72%) Vue.js
16 47 (6.07%) Sass
17 45 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 43 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.62%) Mobile App
2 52 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.81%) User Experience
5 38 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.71%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.94%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.81%) e-Learning
9 13 (1.68%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.03%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.65%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.52%) iPad
14 4 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
14 4 (0.52%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.39%) Graphic Design
15 3 (0.39%) Xbox
16 2 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (3.88%) Linux
2 28 (3.62%) Windows
3 26 (3.36%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.97%) Android
5 5 (0.65%) Unix
6 2 (0.26%) CentOS
6 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (21.96%) MVC
3 97 (12.53%) Scrum
4 96 (12.40%) Web Development
5 91 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 89 (11.50%) Front End Development
7 73 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
8 70 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
9 69 (8.91%) Unit Testing
10 65 (8.40%) TDD
11 63 (8.14%) OO
12 57 (7.36%) Test Automation
13 55 (7.11%) DevOps
14 54 (6.98%) SDLC
15 49 (6.33%) Microservices
16 44 (5.68%) E-Commerce
17 40 (5.17%) OOP
18 36 (4.65%) Analytics
19 32 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (4.13%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 383 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 323 (41.73%) C#
3 252 (32.56%) SQL
4 154 (19.90%) Java
5 89 (11.50%) PHP
6 72 (9.30%) Python
7 61 (7.88%) T-SQL
8 31 (4.01%) VB.NET
9 30 (3.88%) C++
10 26 (3.36%) Objective-C
11 23 (2.97%) Scala
12 19 (2.45%) PL/SQL
12 19 (2.45%) TypeScript
13 18 (2.33%) PowerShell
14 17 (2.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 15 (1.94%) Java 8
16 13 (1.68%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.55%) ABAP
17 12 (1.55%) PHP 7
18 11 (1.42%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 56 (7.24%) Degree
2 15 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.68%) AWS Certification
4 11 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.29%) DBS Check
6 7 (0.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 6 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.01%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.52%) SEPA
3 4 (0.52%) WCAG
4 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (4.52%) Docker
2 12 (1.55%) HDFS
3 2 (0.26%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.26%) MIIS
3 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 112 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.46%) Oracle
3 25 (3.23%) SAP
4 24 (3.10%) Google
5 19 (2.45%) Atlassian
6 12 (1.55%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.55%) Zend
7 10 (1.29%) Adobe
7 10 (1.29%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.65%) jBASE
8 5 (0.65%) Teradata
9 4 (0.52%) Tableau
9 4 (0.52%) Telerik
10 3 (0.39%) IBM
10 3 (0.39%) NEC
10 3 (0.39%) Northgate
11 2 (0.26%) Cognos
11 2 (0.26%) Informatica
11 2 (0.26%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.26%) Red Hat