Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,357 1,816 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.07% 35.42% 31.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.15% 36.31% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,140 1,670 1,813
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,375 £56,250 £56,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,094 5,001 5,885
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.54% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,066 4,216 4,715
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 15 January 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 15 January 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
Nottinghamshire 0 435 £43,750 +9.38% 145
Leicestershire 0 367 £42,250 +12.67% 108
Northamptonshire 0 353 £40,000 -2.44% 67
Derbyshire -1 123 £37,500 - 70
Lincolnshire 0 63 £40,000 - 32
Rutland -9 5 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 671 (49.45%) JavaScript
2 635 (46.79%) .NET
3 630 (46.43%) SQL
4 629 (46.35%) C#
5 595 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
6 594 (43.77%) HTML
7 520 (38.32%) CSS
8 501 (36.92%) SQL Server
9 372 (27.41%) MVC
10 367 (27.04%) Microsoft
11 340 (25.06%) Java
12 315 (23.21%) ASP.NET
13 290 (21.37%) AngularJS
14 221 (16.29%) HTML5
15 213 (15.70%) Finance
15 213 (15.70%) Web Development
16 203 (14.96%) jQuery
17 202 (14.89%) Git (software)
18 189 (13.93%) Microsoft Azure
19 187 (13.78%) Scrum
20 186 (13.71%) Spring
21 181 (13.34%) Degree
21 181 (13.34%) Web Services
22 178 (13.12%) .NET Framework
23 166 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
24 162 (11.94%) TDD
25 153 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
26 151 (11.13%) Retail
27 150 (11.05%) Software Engineering
28 147 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC

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 37 (2.73%) IIS
2 36 (2.65%) CMS
3 32 (2.36%) SAS
4 30 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.77%) Apache Spark
6 23 (1.69%) NServiceBus
7 20 (1.47%) Apache
8 19 (1.40%) Confluence
8 19 (1.40%) WordPress
9 17 (1.25%) Umbraco
10 15 (1.11%) JBoss
11 13 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.74%) Sitefinity
13 9 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.59%) Drupal
15 7 (0.52%) CICS
15 7 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
16 6 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.074%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.52%) Movex
4 4 (0.29%) Magento
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.074%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.074%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.074%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.074%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.074%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 189 (13.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.28%) SaaS
4 15 (1.11%) Office 365
5 9 (0.66%) GitHub
6 7 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.52%) npm
7 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.37%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.29%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.29%) Boomi
9 4 (0.29%) Serverless
10 3 (0.22%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.22%) PaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.15%) IaaS
12 1 (0.074%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.81%) HTTP
2 9 (0.66%) Internet
3 7 (0.52%) SMS
4 6 (0.44%) Intranet
4 6 (0.44%) SSL
5 5 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.29%) VoIP
7 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.15%) AMQP
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.074%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.074%) DHCP
9 1 (0.074%) IPsec
9 1 (0.074%) IPv4
9 1 (0.074%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 501 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 139 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 115 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
5 95 (7.00%) MySQL
5 95 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 65 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 56 (4.13%) Big Data
8 53 (3.91%) Power BI
9 51 (3.76%) Relational Database
10 47 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 46 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 41 (3.02%) Hadoop
13 38 (2.80%) NoSQL
14 37 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 27 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (1.40%) HBase
18 19 (1.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 202 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 126 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (8.03%) Visual Studio
4 74 (5.45%) JIRA
5 69 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 64 (4.72%) Maven
7 63 (4.64%) JUnit
8 54 (3.98%) Gradle
9 46 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 33 (2.43%) webpack
11 31 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 27 (1.99%) gulp
13 26 (1.92%) Subversion
14 21 (1.55%) Bitbucket
15 20 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
16 18 (1.33%) Travis CI
17 17 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
18 16 (1.18%) GitLab
19 13 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 213 (15.70%) Finance
2 151 (11.13%) Retail
3 66 (4.86%) Marketing
4 35 (2.58%) Banking
5 34 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.18%) Advertising
6 16 (1.18%) Automotive
7 8 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 8 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.44%) Back Office
8 6 (0.44%) Electronics
8 6 (0.44%) Games
8 6 (0.44%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.29%) Law
10 3 (0.22%) Billing
10 3 (0.22%) Legal
10 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.074%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.074%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.074%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (46.79%) .NET
2 594 (43.77%) HTML
3 520 (38.32%) CSS
4 315 (23.21%) ASP.NET
5 290 (21.37%) AngularJS
6 221 (16.29%) HTML5
7 203 (14.96%) jQuery
8 186 (13.71%) Spring
9 181 (13.34%) Web Services
10 178 (13.12%) .NET Framework
11 147 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 128 (9.43%) Node.js
13 123 (9.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 118 (8.70%) REST
15 116 (8.55%) React
16 105 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 103 (7.59%) RESTful
18 92 (6.78%) CSS3
19 85 (6.26%) J2EE
20 74 (5.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 104 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (6.63%) Self-Motivation
3 77 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.39%) User Experience
6 39 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (2.36%) EPoS
8 31 (2.28%) Fintech
9 30 (2.21%) Data Centre
9 30 (2.21%) NHS
9 30 (2.21%) Public Cloud
10 28 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 12 (0.88%) iPad
11 12 (0.88%) Replication
12 11 (0.81%) Graphic Design
13 9 (0.66%) BBC
13 9 (0.66%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.66%) Social Media
14 8 (0.59%) Wiki
15 7 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 137 (10.10%) Windows
2 116 (8.55%) Linux
3 37 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 22 (1.62%) Android
5 16 (1.18%) Unix
6 10 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.52%) CentOS
7 7 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.074%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (27.41%) MVC
3 213 (15.70%) Web Development
4 187 (13.78%) Scrum
5 166 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
6 162 (11.94%) TDD
7 153 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
8 150 (11.05%) Software Engineering
9 145 (10.69%) OO
10 133 (9.80%) Microservices
11 117 (8.62%) Computer Science
12 114 (8.40%) Unit Testing
13 101 (7.44%) Front End Development
14 90 (6.63%) Test Automation
15 82 (6.04%) SDLC
16 80 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (5.60%) DevOps
17 76 (5.60%) E-Commerce
18 67 (4.94%) Mentoring
19 63 (4.64%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 671 (49.45%) JavaScript
2 630 (46.43%) SQL
3 629 (46.35%) C#
4 340 (25.06%) Java
5 145 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 118 (8.70%) PHP
7 94 (6.93%) Python
8 79 (5.82%) VB.NET
9 69 (5.08%) C++
10 50 (3.68%) PL/SQL
11 45 (3.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 40 (2.95%) Java 8
13 33 (2.43%) VB
14 28 (2.06%) TypeScript
15 27 (1.99%) PowerShell
16 25 (1.84%) VB6
17 21 (1.55%) Ruby
18 20 (1.47%) Objective-C
19 19 (1.40%) VBA
20 17 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 181 (13.34%) Degree
2 52 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.58%) Master's Degree
4 22 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.40%) MCP
6 18 (1.33%) MCPD
7 12 (0.88%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.44%) BC Cleared
8 6 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.44%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) PhD
11 1 (0.074%) MBCS
11 1 (0.074%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.05%) QA
2 26 (1.92%) GDPR
3 9 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.52%) PMO
4 7 (0.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.074%) SEPA
System Software
1 111 (8.18%) Docker
2 33 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.59%) Firmware
4 6 (0.44%) HDFS
5 5 (0.37%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 11 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.74%) Oozie
3 10 (0.74%) Puppet
4 8 (0.59%) Control-M
5 3 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.22%) Kibana
5 3 (0.22%) Terraform
6 2 (0.15%) Ansible
6 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.15%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.074%) logstash
Vendors
1 367 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 123 (9.06%) Oracle
3 38 (2.80%) Tableau
3 38 (2.80%) Xamarin
4 33 (2.43%) Adobe
5 28 (2.06%) ForgeRock
6 26 (1.92%) Google
6 26 (1.92%) SAP
7 16 (1.18%) Zend
8 15 (1.11%) Facebook
9 14 (1.03%) Apple
9 14 (1.03%) Telerik
10 12 (0.88%) WorldPay
11 9 (0.66%) Cognos
11 9 (0.66%) Sony
11 9 (0.66%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.52%) Infor
13 7 (0.52%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.52%) Red Hat