Software Developer Jobs in the Midlands

Software Developer
England > Midlands

The median Software Developer salary in the Midlands is £47,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

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

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 117 185 87
Rank change year-on-year +68 -98 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 266 136 409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.08% 1.53% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.71% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 249 110 217
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,100
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.96% +4.55% +15.79%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the 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.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 12,115 7,956 10,610
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.56% 89.66% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,867 4,536 7,043
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,622 £27,625
25th Percentile £33,934 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +9.89%
75th Percentile £60,250 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.65% +1.33% +9.09%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in the Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Developer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Software Developer in the Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in the Midlands

Software Developer
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 May 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +74 179 £47,500 -9.52% 46
East Midlands +9 86 £43,000 -14.00% 31
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2024, Software Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 166 (62.41%) C#
2 146 (54.89%) .NET
3 120 (45.11%) SQL
4 76 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 73 (27.44%) SQL Server
6 60 (22.56%) MVC
7 58 (21.80%) Social Skills
8 55 (20.68%) HTML
9 52 (19.55%) Agile
10 49 (18.42%) ASP.NET
11 48 (18.05%) React
11 48 (18.05%) Full Stack Development
12 46 (17.29%) Azure
13 44 (16.54%) Degree
14 42 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
16 36 (13.53%) Finance
16 36 (13.53%) DevOps
17 34 (12.78%) Software Engineering
17 34 (12.78%) CSS
18 30 (11.28%) TypeScript
18 30 (11.28%) .NET Core
19 28 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (10.15%) Computer Science
20 27 (10.15%) AWS
20 27 (10.15%) Visual Studio
21 26 (9.77%) AngularJS
22 25 (9.40%) Mobile App
22 25 (9.40%) C++
23 24 (9.02%) Linux

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.13%) CMS
2 1 (0.38%) Mendix
2 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Shopify
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.75%) Infor LN
2 2 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.75%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.29%) Azure
2 27 (10.15%) AWS
3 14 (5.26%) SaaS
4 13 (4.89%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (4.14%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (4.14%) Serverless
6 5 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.88%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.88%) AWS Fargate
6 5 (1.88%) Azure Pipelines
6 5 (1.88%) Stripe
7 4 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.50%) Azure Storage
7 4 (1.50%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.50%) PaaS
8 2 (0.75%) Boomi
8 2 (0.75%) GitHub
8 2 (0.75%) GitHub Actions
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) 4G
1 2 (0.75%) 5G
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.26%) DynamoDB
3 6 (2.26%) MySQL
4 4 (1.50%) SQLite
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.38%) Event Store
6 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Power BI
6 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (10.15%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.39%) Git
3 5 (1.88%) MSTest
4 4 (1.50%) JIRA
5 3 (1.13%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.75%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.75%) GCC
6 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) CMake
7 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (21.80%) Social Skills
2 36 (13.53%) Finance
3 13 (4.89%) Law
4 12 (4.51%) Automotive
5 10 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.38%) Marketing
7 8 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.26%) Health Technology
9 5 (1.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.50%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.13%) Retail
11 3 (1.13%) Tech for Good
12 2 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.75%) Electronics
12 2 (0.75%) Games
12 2 (0.75%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.38%) Banking
13 1 (0.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (54.89%) .NET
2 55 (20.68%) HTML
3 49 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 48 (18.05%) React
5 34 (12.78%) CSS
6 30 (11.28%) .NET Core
7 28 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (9.77%) AngularJS
9 20 (7.52%) .NET Framework
10 18 (6.77%) RESTful
11 15 (5.64%) Node.js
12 14 (5.26%) Vue
12 14 (5.26%) XML
13 13 (4.89%) Entity Framework
14 12 (4.51%) Laravel
15 11 (4.14%) ASP.NET Core
15 11 (4.14%) WinForms
16 9 (3.38%) Blazor
16 9 (3.38%) PyTorch
16 9 (3.38%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.14%) Algorithms
3 9 (3.38%) CUDA
3 9 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (1.88%) Legacy Systems
5 5 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.50%) Home Automation
6 4 (1.50%) Product Ownership
6 4 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.75%) Onboarding
8 1 (0.38%) IoT
8 1 (0.38%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.38%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.02%) Linux
2 23 (8.65%) Windows
3 5 (1.88%) Android
4 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.56%) MVC
2 52 (19.55%) Agile
3 48 (18.05%) Full Stack Development
4 42 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (13.53%) DevOps
6 34 (12.78%) Software Engineering
7 27 (10.15%) Computer Science
8 19 (7.14%) Microservices
9 17 (6.39%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.02%) Unit Testing
11 14 (5.26%) Customer Service
11 14 (5.26%) Front End Development
11 14 (5.26%) Software Testing
12 13 (4.89%) Scrum
13 12 (4.51%) Web Development
14 11 (4.14%) Integration Testing
14 11 (4.14%) Visualisation
15 10 (3.76%) SDLC
15 10 (3.76%) Test Automation
16 9 (3.38%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 166 (62.41%) C#
2 120 (45.11%) SQL
3 76 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.28%) TypeScript
5 25 (9.40%) C++
6 18 (6.77%) VB.NET
7 17 (6.39%) VB
8 16 (6.02%) Python
9 15 (5.64%) C
9 15 (5.64%) Java
9 15 (5.64%) PHP
10 9 (3.38%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.01%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.50%) XAML
13 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) Bash
14 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (16.54%) Degree
2 13 (4.89%) Master's Degree
3 11 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.88%) PhD
5 2 (0.75%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Terraform
2 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.38%) Grafana
Vendors
1 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.38%) NVIDIA
3 7 (2.63%) JDA
3 7 (2.63%) Salesforce
4 6 (2.26%) Google
5 5 (1.88%) OpenAI
6 4 (1.50%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle
7 3 (1.13%) Talend
8 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.75%) Infor
8 2 (0.75%) Jitterbit
9 1 (0.38%) Denodo
9 1 (0.38%) Quadient
9 1 (0.38%) YouTube