The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 54 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 105 140 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.92% 4.25% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 4.36% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 125 162
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2598 3209 3575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.01% 97.51% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2600 2969
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Software Developer in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in the East Midlands

Software 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 Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -6 35 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Nottinghamshire +3 34 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Derbyshire +20 17 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Northamptonshire +1 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Lincolnshire +14 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 165 (69.33%) C#
2 142 (59.66%) .NET
3 111 (46.64%) HTML
3 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
4 107 (44.96%) CSS
5 100 (42.02%) SQL
6 92 (38.66%) ASP.NET
6 92 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (36.13%) SQL Server
8 71 (29.83%) MVC
9 53 (22.27%) Java
10 51 (21.43%) Degree
10 51 (21.43%) HTML5
11 49 (20.59%) C++
12 44 (18.49%) jQuery
13 43 (18.07%) AngularJS
14 41 (17.23%) CSS3
14 41 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (15.55%) SDLC
15 37 (15.55%) Software Engineering
16 36 (15.13%) Computer Science
17 34 (14.29%) Web Services
18 31 (13.03%) Microsoft
18 31 (13.03%) Unit Testing
19 30 (12.61%) Python
20 29 (12.18%) OO
20 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
20 29 (12.18%) Finance
20 29 (12.18%) TDD
21 27 (11.34%) Web Development

Software 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 5 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (2.10%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.26%) CMS
2 3 (1.26%) OpenEdge
2 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.84%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.84%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) RS-485
3 1 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (36.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.04%) MySQL
3 10 (4.20%) DB2
3 10 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.52%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.68%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.88%) Subversion
4 11 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.62%) Selenium
5 10 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.52%) Ant
8 5 (2.10%) JIRA
8 5 (2.10%) Maven
8 5 (2.10%) NUnit
9 4 (1.68%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.68%) Grunt
9 4 (1.68%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.26%) JUnit
10 3 (1.26%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.42%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.42%) JBehave
11 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.42%) TestComplete
General
1 29 (12.18%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Electronics
2 13 (5.46%) Retail
3 11 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.94%) Marketing
5 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Games
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (59.66%) .NET
2 111 (46.64%) HTML
3 107 (44.96%) CSS
4 92 (38.66%) ASP.NET
5 51 (21.43%) HTML5
6 44 (18.49%) jQuery
7 43 (18.07%) AngularJS
8 41 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (17.23%) CSS3
9 34 (14.29%) Web Services
10 16 (6.72%) WPF
11 15 (6.30%) WCF
12 14 (5.88%) React
13 13 (5.46%) RESTful
13 13 (5.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (5.04%) .NET Framework
14 12 (5.04%) XML
14 12 (5.04%) XSLT
15 10 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (3.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.66%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.36%) Fat Client
4 8 (3.36%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.52%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.10%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) Animation
8 3 (1.26%) Fintech
8 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.84%) Arduino
9 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.84%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) EPoS
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.50%) Linux
2 19 (7.98%) Windows
3 10 (4.20%) Android
4 6 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.68%) Unix
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (29.83%) MVC
3 37 (15.55%) SDLC
3 37 (15.55%) Software Engineering
4 31 (13.03%) Unit Testing
5 29 (12.18%) OO
5 29 (12.18%) TDD
6 27 (11.34%) Web Development
7 24 (10.08%) OOP
8 20 (8.40%) Test Automation
9 17 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.72%) Mathematics
10 16 (6.72%) Scrum
11 12 (5.04%) Physics
12 11 (4.62%) BDD
13 10 (4.20%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (3.78%) Kanban
14 9 (3.78%) MVVM
14 9 (3.78%) Workflow
15 8 (3.36%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 165 (69.33%) C#
2 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
3 100 (42.02%) SQL
4 53 (22.27%) Java
5 49 (20.59%) C++
6 30 (12.61%) Python
7 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
8 18 (7.56%) PHP
9 12 (5.04%) C
10 9 (3.78%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.36%) R
12 7 (2.94%) COBOL
12 7 (2.94%) Ruby
13 5 (2.10%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.10%) VB
14 4 (1.68%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.68%) Scala
15 3 (1.26%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (21.43%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.42%) HNC
4 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) Section 508
2 3 (1.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.42%) DICOM
3 1 (0.42%) HL7
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.78%) Firmware
2 2 (0.84%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.72%) Xamarin
3 8 (3.36%) Oracle
4 5 (2.10%) SAP
5 3 (1.26%) Progress
6 2 (0.84%) Adobe
6 2 (0.84%) Facebook
6 2 (0.84%) Google
6 2 (0.84%) Twitter
6 2 (0.84%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) Apple
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Salary: From £30,000 to £41,000 per annum plus impressive benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working + 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + flexible working + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
School Pod
Salary: Excellent Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £310000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
John Greed Group Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago