Period
to 12 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,875 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 520 1,292 1,584
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.86% 32.48% 32.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.97% 33.58% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 528 1,227 1,460
Median annual salary £41,875 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 1,577 3,847 4,771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.71% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 3,099 3,960
Median annual salary £43,308 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,543 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.09% +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 12 August 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 12 August 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 0 196 £45,000 - 55
Northamptonshire +1 114 £45,000 +5.88% 41
Leicestershire -1 105 £40,000 - 47
Derbyshire +2 74 £37,500 - 21
Lincolnshire 0 24 £35,000 -4.11% 24
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 248 (47.69%) JavaScript
2 229 (44.04%) C#
3 206 (39.62%) .NET
4 188 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (35.96%) HTML
6 182 (35.00%) CSS
7 177 (34.04%) SQL
8 126 (24.23%) SQL Server
9 124 (23.85%) ASP.NET
10 119 (22.88%) AngularJS
11 118 (22.69%) MVC
12 92 (17.69%) Git (software)
13 89 (17.12%) Azure
14 81 (15.58%) Web Development
14 81 (15.58%) jQuery
15 80 (15.38%) .NET Framework
16 78 (15.00%) Microsoft
17 73 (14.04%) .NET Core
18 71 (13.65%) HTML5
19 70 (13.46%) DevOps
20 69 (13.27%) PHP
21 67 (12.88%) MySQL
22 64 (12.31%) Java
23 63 (12.12%) Scrum
24 59 (11.35%) React
25 57 (10.96%) Front End Development
26 56 (10.77%) T-SQL
27 55 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 52 (10.00%) Node.js
29 49 (9.42%) Finance

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 10 (1.92%) Apache Spark
1 10 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.73%) CMS
3 8 (1.54%) NServiceBus
3 8 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (1.15%) SAS
5 5 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.77%) Apache
6 4 (0.77%) Kentico
7 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.58%) WordPress
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) DNN
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.19%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.58%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.38%) Shopify
4 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 89 (17.12%) Azure
2 36 (6.92%) AWS
3 20 (3.85%) SaaS
4 18 (3.46%) npm
4 18 (3.46%) Power Platform
5 9 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
6 8 (1.54%) Serverless
7 5 (0.96%) GitHub
8 4 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.77%) GCP
9 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.38%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.38%) ZenHub
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.19%) NuGet
11 1 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.73%) Internet
2 6 (1.15%) DAB
3 3 (0.58%) AMQP
4 2 (0.38%) PBX
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
5 1 (0.19%) PPP
5 1 (0.19%) Skype
5 1 (0.19%) SMS
5 1 (0.19%) SSH
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 67 (12.88%) MySQL
3 55 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (4.81%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (3.46%) Power BI
10 17 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.88%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.88%) NoSQL
12 14 (2.69%) Big Data
13 11 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.35%) Data Lake
15 7 (1.35%) JasperReports
15 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 92 (17.69%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 22 (4.23%) JIRA
4 21 (4.04%) webpack
5 16 (3.08%) gulp
6 15 (2.88%) Subversion
6 15 (2.88%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.54%) Grunt
7 8 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (1.54%) Selenium
8 7 (1.35%) git-flow
9 6 (1.15%) JUnit
9 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 5 (0.96%) Maven
10 5 (0.96%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.77%) Capybara
11 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.77%) RSpec
General
1 49 (9.42%) Finance
2 38 (7.31%) Law
3 29 (5.58%) Retail
4 13 (2.50%) Legal
5 10 (1.92%) Marketing
6 9 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.35%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.96%) Banking
9 5 (0.96%) Billing
9 5 (0.96%) Local Government
10 3 (0.58%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (39.62%) .NET
2 187 (35.96%) HTML
3 182 (35.00%) CSS
4 124 (23.85%) ASP.NET
5 119 (22.88%) AngularJS
6 81 (15.58%) jQuery
7 80 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 73 (14.04%) .NET Core
9 71 (13.65%) HTML5
10 59 (11.35%) React
11 52 (10.00%) Node.js
12 46 (8.85%) Vue.js
12 46 (8.85%) Web Services
13 45 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (8.46%) CSS3
15 43 (8.27%) RESTful
16 39 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (6.73%) Entity Framework
18 28 (5.38%) LINQ
18 28 (5.38%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 30 (5.77%) User Experience
4 26 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.31%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.35%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.77%) Blog
10 4 (0.77%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.77%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.19%) NHS
12 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.65%) Windows
2 15 (2.88%) Linux
3 14 (2.69%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.31%) Unix
5 11 (2.12%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) CentOS
6 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (22.69%) MVC
3 81 (15.58%) Web Development
4 70 (13.46%) DevOps
5 63 (12.12%) Scrum
6 57 (10.96%) Front End Development
7 49 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
8 48 (9.23%) Software Engineering
9 42 (8.08%) Microservices
9 42 (8.08%) Test Automation
10 35 (6.73%) TDD
11 33 (6.35%) E-Commerce
12 32 (6.15%) Unit Testing
13 30 (5.77%) OO
14 29 (5.58%) Mentoring
15 28 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (5.38%) SDLC
16 23 (4.42%) BDD
17 22 (4.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 248 (47.69%) JavaScript
2 229 (44.04%) C#
3 177 (34.04%) SQL
4 69 (13.27%) PHP
5 64 (12.31%) Java
6 56 (10.77%) T-SQL
7 49 (9.42%) Python
8 32 (6.15%) TypeScript
9 27 (5.19%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.88%) C++
11 14 (2.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 13 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.31%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.12%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.12%) Scala
15 10 (1.92%) Ruby
16 8 (1.54%) PHP 7
17 6 (1.15%) ES6
18 5 (0.96%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (5.77%) Degree
2 7 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.15%) DBS Check
3 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.23%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) IFRS
4 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (5.19%) Docker
2 6 (1.15%) HDFS
3 4 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.38%) MIIS
4 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.19%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.85%) Oracle
3 14 (2.69%) SAP
4 11 (2.12%) Teradata
5 10 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.35%) Ab Initio
6 7 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.35%) JDA
6 7 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.15%) Cloudera
7 6 (1.15%) Google
8 4 (0.77%) Ariba
8 4 (0.77%) Tableau
8 4 (0.77%) Zend
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco
9 2 (0.38%) IBM
9 2 (0.38%) Informatica
9 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.38%) Spotify
10 1 (0.19%) InterSystems