Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 58 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 54 78 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.95% 4.32% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 4.42% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 74
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £54,975 £47,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% -

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 1,330 1,766 1,825
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.89% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,512 1,419
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,601
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 2018, Software 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) .NET
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (46.30%) Java
6 24 (44.44%) HTML
7 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
8 17 (31.48%) CSS
8 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
9 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
10 14 (25.93%) TDD
10 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.93%) Scrum
11 13 (24.07%) Finance
12 12 (22.22%) Linux
12 12 (22.22%) Retail
12 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (22.22%) SDET
13 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (20.37%) Web Services
13 11 (20.37%) NHS
14 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.52%) MVC
14 10 (18.52%) OO
15 9 (16.67%) Python
15 9 (16.67%) Docker
16 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
16 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
16 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (1.85%) Confluence
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) SMS
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) OLAP
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.11%) JIRA
4 5 (9.26%) Gatling
4 5 (9.26%) NUnit
5 4 (7.41%) CruiseControl
5 4 (7.41%) Gradle
5 4 (7.41%) Maven
5 4 (7.41%) Selenium
5 4 (7.41%) Zephyr
6 3 (5.56%) Bower
6 3 (5.56%) gulp
6 3 (5.56%) Jasmine
6 3 (5.56%) JMeter
6 3 (5.56%) Travis CI
6 3 (5.56%) webpack
6 3 (5.56%) Yeoman
7 2 (3.70%) JUnit
7 2 (3.70%) Protractor
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Automotive
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 17 (31.48%) CSS
4 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (20.37%) Web Services
6 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.96%) Gherkin
7 7 (12.96%) React
8 6 (11.11%) Node.js
8 6 (11.11%) WCF
9 5 (9.26%) HTML5
10 4 (7.41%) WireMock
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.56%) CSS3
11 3 (5.56%) Handlebars
11 3 (5.56%) jQuery
11 3 (5.56%) REST
11 3 (5.56%) RESTful
11 3 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) NHS
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.41%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
3 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 14 (25.93%) Scrum
4 14 (25.93%) TDD
5 12 (22.22%) SDET
6 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (18.52%) MVC
7 10 (18.52%) OO
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
9 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
10 6 (11.11%) BDD
10 6 (11.11%) Open Source
10 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.26%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
12 4 (7.41%) Defect Management
12 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) Java
4 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) C++
7 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.41%) Ruby
8 4 (7.41%) Smalltalk
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.70%) Delphi
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.85%) Perl
11 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.85%) VB
11 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PMO
2 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Xamarin