Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1862 1897 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 35.11% 29.69% 31.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.06% 30.46% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1825 2284
East Midlands median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £53,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 5163 6228 7077
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.48% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4314 4956 5695
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 0 750 £40,000 - 74
Leicestershire 0 387 £37,500 -6.25% 44
Northamptonshire 0 314 £40,000 - 28
Derbyshire +2 243 £37,500 - 22
Lincolnshire 0 122 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Rutland - 2 £40,000 - 2
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1023 (54.94%) JavaScript
2 969 (52.04%) C#
3 931 (50.00%) HTML
4 910 (48.87%) .NET
5 872 (46.83%) CSS
6 860 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
7 694 (37.27%) MVC
8 658 (35.34%) SQL Server
9 627 (33.67%) ASP.NET
10 585 (31.42%) SQL
11 472 (25.35%) jQuery
12 415 (22.29%) AngularJS
13 393 (21.11%) HTML5
14 376 (20.19%) Java
15 326 (17.51%) TDD
16 313 (16.81%) PHP
17 308 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 296 (15.90%) Git (software)
19 291 (15.63%) Web Development
20 277 (14.88%) RESTful
21 272 (14.61%) .NET Framework
22 270 (14.50%) CSS3
23 267 (14.34%) Microsoft
24 246 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
25 229 (12.30%) OO
26 226 (12.14%) Node.js
27 224 (12.03%) Scrum
28 223 (11.98%) Finance
29 218 (11.71%) Entity Framework
30 206 (11.06%) Web Services

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 56 (3.01%) CMS
2 49 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 45 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
3 45 (2.42%) IIS
4 31 (1.66%) Drupal
5 28 (1.50%) JBoss
6 27 (1.45%) WordPress
7 25 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 24 (1.29%) NServiceBus
9 20 (1.07%) Apache
9 20 (1.07%) Umbraco
10 17 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (0.86%) Sitefinity
12 15 (0.81%) Confluence
13 14 (0.75%) Hyperledger
14 12 (0.64%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.38%) Ethereum
16 6 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.48%) Moqups
4 7 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.21%) InDesign
7 3 (0.16%) EPLAN
7 3 (0.16%) HipChat
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
9 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.054%) GIMP
9 1 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.054%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.04%) Magento
2 25 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.16%) PlanetPress Connect
6 3 (0.16%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.054%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.054%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.054%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.054%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.054%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 137 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.83%) SaaS
4 31 (1.66%) GitHub
5 23 (1.24%) Google Play
6 20 (1.07%) Office 365
7 12 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.54%) npm
8 10 (0.54%) Serverless
9 9 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.32%) Sage Pay
11 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.054%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.054%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.054%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.054%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.04%) Internet
2 17 (0.91%) HTTP
3 13 (0.70%) SMS
4 5 (0.27%) SSL
5 4 (0.21%) DNS
6 3 (0.16%) DAB
6 3 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
6 3 (0.16%) Profibus
6 3 (0.16%) RFID
7 2 (0.11%) ATM
7 2 (0.11%) Intranet
7 2 (0.11%) MPLS
8 1 (0.054%) Extranet
8 1 (0.054%) LTE
8 1 (0.054%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (35.34%) SQL Server
2 199 (10.69%) MySQL
3 144 (7.73%) SQL Server 2016
4 142 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 122 (6.55%) MongoDB
6 87 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 67 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 58 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 54 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 33 (1.77%) RavenDB
13 27 (1.45%) Big Data
13 27 (1.45%) QlikView
14 26 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.13%) OLTP
16 19 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 19 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (1.02%) Power BI
16 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 296 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 120 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 96 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (4.51%) Subversion
5 57 (3.06%) JIRA
6 43 (2.31%) Selenium
7 39 (2.09%) Jenkins
8 37 (1.99%) JUnit
9 30 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 29 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 28 (1.50%) NUnit
12 27 (1.45%) gulp
13 22 (1.18%) webpack
14 21 (1.13%) Bitbucket
14 21 (1.13%) Grunt
15 17 (0.91%) Maven
15 17 (0.91%) TeamCity
15 17 (0.91%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.86%) Mercurial
17 15 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 223 (11.98%) Finance
2 128 (6.87%) Retail
3 106 (5.69%) Advertising
4 71 (3.81%) Marketing
5 62 (3.33%) Games
6 48 (2.58%) Banking
7 39 (2.09%) Electronics
8 24 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 12 (0.64%) Legal
11 8 (0.43%) Back Office
11 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.38%) Front Office
13 6 (0.32%) Local Government
14 4 (0.21%) Law
14 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.054%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.054%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 931 (50.00%) HTML
2 910 (48.87%) .NET
3 872 (46.83%) CSS
4 627 (33.67%) ASP.NET
5 472 (25.35%) jQuery
6 415 (22.29%) AngularJS
7 393 (21.11%) HTML5
8 308 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 277 (14.88%) RESTful
10 272 (14.61%) .NET Framework
11 270 (14.50%) CSS3
12 246 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 226 (12.14%) Node.js
14 218 (11.71%) Entity Framework
15 206 (11.06%) Web Services
16 179 (9.61%) WCF
17 177 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 164 (8.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 148 (7.95%) XML
20 135 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 164 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
2 125 (6.71%) Mobile App
3 111 (5.96%) Computer Science
3 111 (5.96%) User Experience
4 88 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (3.38%) Fintech
6 27 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 24 (1.29%) iPhone
8 13 (0.70%) Social Media
9 12 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 12 (0.64%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.48%) Arduino
10 9 (0.48%) W3C
11 6 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
11 6 (0.32%) iPad
11 6 (0.32%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.32%) Social Network
12 5 (0.27%) FMCG
12 5 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 117 (6.28%) Android
2 94 (5.05%) Linux
3 77 (4.14%) Apple iOS
4 72 (3.87%) Windows
5 20 (1.07%) Unix
6 16 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.054%) Solaris
11 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 694 (37.27%) MVC
3 326 (17.51%) TDD
4 291 (15.63%) Web Development
5 229 (12.30%) OO
6 224 (12.03%) Scrum
7 191 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 177 (9.51%) Web Application Development
9 173 (9.29%) BDD
10 164 (8.81%) Front End Development
11 157 (8.43%) SDLC
12 155 (8.32%) Software Engineering
13 146 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
14 136 (7.30%) OOP
15 124 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
16 114 (6.12%) Test Automation
17 106 (5.69%) Mentoring
18 103 (5.53%) E-Commerce
19 77 (4.14%) User Stories
20 74 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1023 (54.94%) JavaScript
2 969 (52.04%) C#
3 585 (31.42%) SQL
4 376 (20.19%) Java
5 313 (16.81%) PHP
6 121 (6.50%) T-SQL
7 113 (6.07%) Python
8 97 (5.21%) Ruby
9 89 (4.78%) VB.NET
10 83 (4.46%) C++
11 55 (2.95%) VB
12 54 (2.90%) TypeScript
13 43 (2.31%) C
14 42 (2.26%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.50%) ES6
16 27 (1.45%) Scala
17 18 (0.97%) Perl
18 16 (0.86%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.75%) VB6
19 14 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 204 (10.96%) Degree
2 50 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 49 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.29%) Sun Certification
6 21 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (0.97%) MCP
8 16 (0.86%) MCPD
8 16 (0.86%) PhD
9 10 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.43%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.27%) ISEB
12 5 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.16%) HND
14 2 (0.11%) CCNA
14 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.054%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.83%) QA
2 33 (1.77%) SLA
3 9 (0.48%) GCP
4 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) TickIT
6 1 (0.054%) PMO
6 1 (0.054%) SEPA
System Software
1 41 (2.20%) Docker
2 6 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.16%) Firmware
4 1 (0.054%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.054%) HDFS
4 1 (0.054%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.32%) TeamSite
3 4 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.11%) Kibana
5 1 (0.054%) Ansible
5 1 (0.054%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.054%) logstash
5 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.054%) Puppet
5 1 (0.054%) Salt
5 1 (0.054%) WSUS
Vendors
1 267 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 160 (8.59%) Google
3 130 (6.98%) Oracle
4 65 (3.49%) Facebook
5 48 (2.58%) Xamarin
5 48 (2.58%) Zend
6 41 (2.20%) Twitter
7 32 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 30 (1.61%) Adobe
9 25 (1.34%) Remedy
10 24 (1.29%) SAP
11 20 (1.07%) Tableau
12 13 (0.70%) Birst
12 13 (0.70%) Telerik
13 12 (0.64%) Atlassian
14 11 (0.59%) IBM
15 10 (0.54%) DevExpress
16 9 (0.48%) Xero
16 9 (0.48%) Yahoo!
17 7 (0.38%) Nintex