Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Software Developer
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 63 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 81 78 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.54% 3.91% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 4.00% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 87
Nottingham median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,625 £29,650 £30,500
90th Percentile £53,125 £53,750 £43,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1,730 1,951 2,066
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.89% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,574 1,521
Nottingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Nottingham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Nottingham

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Nottingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Nottingham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 51 (62.96%) C#
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.68%) .NET
4 33 (40.74%) CSS
5 32 (39.51%) Java
6 31 (38.27%) SQL
6 31 (38.27%) HTML
7 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
8 24 (29.63%) TDD
8 24 (29.63%) Git (software)
9 19 (23.46%) jQuery
9 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
9 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
9 19 (23.46%) SDLC
10 17 (20.99%) XML
10 17 (20.99%) OO
10 17 (20.99%) Degree
11 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
12 15 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (17.28%) Web Services
13 14 (17.28%) Scrum
13 14 (17.28%) QA
14 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
14 13 (16.05%) Finance
14 13 (16.05%) RESTful
15 12 (14.81%) User Stories
15 12 (14.81%) C++

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.70%) WordPress
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.94%) Serverless
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.70%) Big Data
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
4 3 (3.70%) OLAP
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.47%) GIS
5 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.58%) Subversion
3 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.64%) Selenium
5 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.17%) NUnit
6 4 (4.94%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.70%) JMeter
7 3 (3.70%) T4 Templates
7 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.47%) Gatling
8 2 (2.47%) Gradle
8 2 (2.47%) JIRA
8 2 (2.47%) Maven
8 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.47%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.23%) Protractor
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.70%) Automotive
3 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) CSS
3 31 (38.27%) HTML
4 19 (23.46%) jQuery
5 17 (20.99%) XML
6 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 14 (17.28%) Web Services
8 13 (16.05%) RESTful
9 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.11%) REST
11 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.64%) Ajax
12 7 (8.64%) Spring
13 6 (7.41%) HTML5
13 6 (7.41%) JSON
14 5 (6.17%) Gherkin
14 5 (6.17%) Node.js
15 4 (4.94%) React
15 4 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.88%) Fintech
5 7 (8.64%) Mobile App
6 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (7.41%) User Experience
7 5 (6.17%) NHS
8 3 (3.70%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.47%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Unix
3 5 (6.17%) Android
3 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
3 24 (29.63%) TDD
4 19 (23.46%) SDLC
4 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
5 17 (20.99%) OO
6 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (17.28%) Scrum
9 12 (14.81%) User Stories
10 11 (13.58%) MVC
11 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.35%) Secure Coding
12 9 (11.11%) DevOps
12 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Mobile Development
13 8 (9.88%) OOP
13 8 (9.88%) Workflow
14 7 (8.64%) BDD
14 7 (8.64%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) C#
2 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
3 32 (39.51%) Java
4 31 (38.27%) SQL
5 12 (14.81%) C++
6 9 (11.11%) Python
7 7 (8.64%) Perl
7 7 (8.64%) VB
7 7 (8.64%) VB6
8 5 (6.17%) VBA
9 4 (4.94%) C
9 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.70%) Ruby
10 3 (3.70%) XAML
11 2 (2.47%) GLSL
11 2 (2.47%) PHP
11 2 (2.47%) Scala
11 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.47%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) Sun Certification
3 7 (8.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) Xamarin
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) HP
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Micro Focus