Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Software Programmer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 256 267
Rank change year-on-year +44 +11 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 12
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,800 £26,550
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £38,750
England median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -

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 5000 6389 7271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.72% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 5053 5897
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,850
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Software Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in the East Midlands

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in the East Midlands

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Programmer in the East Midlands

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 - 8 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 6 £40,000 -
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Software Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
2 11 (78.57%) User Experience
3 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
5 8 (57.14%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) Unix
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) J2EE
6 7 (50.00%) C
6 7 (50.00%) Apache
6 7 (50.00%) HTTP
6 7 (50.00%) JSON
6 7 (50.00%) Ajax
6 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (50.00%) Java SE
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) MongoDB

Software Programmer 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (28.57%) Hazelcast
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (28.57%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) HTML5
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Ajax
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) Java SE
2 7 (50.00%) JSON
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) JPA
3 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 4 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) C++
4 8 (57.14%) Perl
5 7 (50.00%) C
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Ada
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared