Period
to 27 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

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
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 769 410 1,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.99% 32.93% 32.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.55% 33.83% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 577 370 1,168
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,900 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +1.67%
75th Percentile £53,000 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +8.91% +1.00%

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 3,133 1,212 3,875
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.66% 97.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,138 1,014 3,244
10th Percentile £26,925 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,313 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +6.80% +3.00%

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 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 2021. 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 -1 216 £45,000 -5.26% 76
Leicestershire -3 202 £45,000 +12.50% 85
Derbyshire +3 152 £42,500 +13.33% 49
Northamptonshire -4 132 £45,000 - 34
Lincolnshire -2 50 £34,628 -7.66% 22
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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.

1 359 (46.68%) JavaScript
2 324 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
3 299 (38.88%) C#
4 291 (37.84%) .NET
5 279 (36.28%) SQL
6 255 (33.16%) HTML
7 233 (30.30%) CSS
8 174 (22.63%) SQL Server
9 160 (20.81%) Azure
10 145 (18.86%) Git (software)
11 143 (18.60%) MVC
12 142 (18.47%) Microsoft
13 133 (17.30%) Social Skills
14 132 (17.17%) React
15 125 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
16 119 (15.47%) Scrum
17 117 (15.21%) .NET Framework
17 117 (15.21%) Full Stack Development
18 116 (15.08%) ASP.NET
19 105 (13.65%) PHP
20 104 (13.52%) DevOps
21 100 (13.00%) TDD
22 99 (12.87%) AngularJS
23 97 (12.61%) AWS
24 96 (12.48%) Java
25 90 (11.70%) Finance
25 90 (11.70%) Unit Testing
26 89 (11.57%) Front End Development
27 88 (11.44%) .NET Core
27 88 (11.44%) Web Development

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 33 (4.29%) CMS
2 22 (2.86%) Apache
3 20 (2.60%) nginx
3 20 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.34%) WordPress
5 10 (1.30%) IIS
6 6 (0.78%) OpenROAD
6 6 (0.78%) ThingWorx
7 5 (0.65%) Confluence
7 5 (0.65%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.65%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.52%) Drupal
9 3 (0.39%) SAS
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.13%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 21 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.17%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.78%) InDesign
5 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.52%) Sketch
7 3 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.26%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.26%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) Figma
Business Applications
1 21 (2.73%) Shopify
2 16 (2.08%) Magento
3 12 (1.56%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.65%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.26%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 160 (20.81%) Azure
2 97 (12.61%) AWS
3 51 (6.63%) SaaS
4 45 (5.85%) GitHub
5 43 (5.59%) Power Platform
6 42 (5.46%) Serverless
7 22 (2.86%) GCP
8 17 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (1.82%) npm
10 11 (1.43%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (1.43%) Yarn
11 8 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (1.04%) PowerApps
12 7 (0.91%) Cloudflare
13 6 (0.78%) AWS CodeCommit
14 5 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.52%) Azure Functions
15 4 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.65%) HTTP
1 5 (0.65%) Internet
1 5 (0.65%) MQTT
2 2 (0.26%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.26%) DAB
2 2 (0.26%) Intranet
2 2 (0.26%) SSL
2 2 (0.26%) Wireless
2 2 (0.26%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (22.63%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.45%) MySQL
3 40 (5.20%) Power BI
4 36 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (3.77%) Big Data
7 28 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (3.51%) Tableau
9 17 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (2.08%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.69%) JasperReports
11 13 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 10 (1.30%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.17%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 145 (18.86%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.63%) JIRA
3 49 (6.37%) Jenkins
4 44 (5.72%) Visual Studio
5 24 (3.12%) gulp
5 24 (3.12%) webpack
6 20 (2.60%) TeamCity
7 17 (2.21%) Subversion
8 15 (1.95%) git-flow
8 15 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.82%) Android Studio
10 13 (1.69%) fastlane
10 13 (1.69%) Selenium
10 13 (1.69%) Xcode
11 11 (1.43%) GitLab
11 11 (1.43%) PHPUnit
11 11 (1.43%) Visual Studio Code
12 8 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.91%) ProC
General
1 133 (17.30%) Social Skills
2 90 (11.70%) Finance
3 61 (7.93%) Law
3 61 (7.93%) Retail
4 54 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.25%) Marketing
6 21 (2.73%) Organisational Skills
7 15 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.56%) Banking
8 12 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
8 12 (1.56%) Legal
9 7 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
9 7 (0.91%) Public Sector
10 6 (0.78%) Games
11 4 (0.52%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.39%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (37.84%) .NET
2 255 (33.16%) HTML
3 233 (30.30%) CSS
4 132 (17.17%) React
5 117 (15.21%) .NET Framework
6 116 (15.08%) ASP.NET
7 99 (12.87%) AngularJS
8 88 (11.44%) .NET Core
8 88 (11.44%) HTML5
9 81 (10.53%) jQuery
10 79 (10.27%) REST
11 61 (7.93%) Entity Framework
12 59 (7.67%) RESTful
12 59 (7.67%) Spring
12 59 (7.67%) Web Services
13 52 (6.76%) Sass
14 44 (5.72%) GraphQL
15 42 (5.46%) Node.js
16 40 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (4.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.19%) Mobile App
2 58 (7.54%) User Experience
3 27 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 15 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
7 12 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.30%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.30%) Legacy Applications
8 10 (1.30%) NHS
9 9 (1.17%) Blog
10 6 (0.78%) SCADA
11 5 (0.65%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (0.65%) Industry 4.0
11 5 (0.65%) Legacy Code
11 5 (0.65%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.39%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.89%) Linux
2 34 (4.42%) Windows
3 30 (3.90%) Android
4 25 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.99%) Unix
6 11 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (18.60%) MVC
3 125 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
4 119 (15.47%) Scrum
5 117 (15.21%) Full Stack Development
6 104 (13.52%) DevOps
7 100 (13.00%) TDD
8 90 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 89 (11.57%) Front End Development
10 88 (11.44%) Web Development
11 70 (9.10%) Microservices
12 66 (8.58%) Software Engineering
13 62 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
14 57 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (7.15%) E-Commerce
16 49 (6.37%) BDD
17 45 (5.85%) SDLC
18 44 (5.72%) Analytics
19 41 (5.33%) Test Automation
20 38 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 359 (46.68%) JavaScript
2 299 (38.88%) C#
3 279 (36.28%) SQL
4 105 (13.65%) PHP
5 96 (12.48%) Java
6 71 (9.23%) TypeScript
7 62 (8.06%) Python
8 59 (7.67%) T-SQL
9 49 (6.37%) PL/SQL
10 40 (5.20%) Java 8
11 36 (4.68%) VB.NET
12 25 (3.25%) Apple Swift
13 24 (3.12%) VB
14 21 (2.73%) Apex Code
14 21 (2.73%) C
15 17 (2.21%) C++
15 17 (2.21%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.56%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.56%) Ruby
17 10 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (4.94%) Degree
2 35 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.43%) HND
6 9 (1.17%) HNC
7 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.72%) QA
2 12 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.43%) SLA
4 8 (1.04%) GDPR
5 7 (0.91%) Accessibility
6 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.26%) PSD2
7 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) Basel III
8 1 (0.13%) COREP
8 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.13%) IFRS
8 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 65 (8.45%) Docker
2 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (4.55%) Terraform
2 22 (2.86%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.78%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 142 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.50%) Oracle
3 27 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (3.12%) Xamarin
5 22 (2.86%) Google
6 19 (2.47%) Informatica
7 17 (2.21%) Adobe
8 16 (2.08%) Telerik
9 15 (1.95%) JDA
10 13 (1.69%) WooCommerce
11 9 (1.17%) SAP
12 8 (1.04%) Nintex
13 7 (0.91%) Facebook
14 6 (0.78%) Actian
14 6 (0.78%) InterSystems
14 6 (0.78%) VMware
15 5 (0.65%) PayPal
16 4 (0.52%) Ab Initio
16 4 (0.52%) Databricks
17 3 (0.39%) Ariba