Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 52 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 51 87 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.70% 4.85% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 4.99% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 60
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,650 £29,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £50,000 £53,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 1,341 1,744 1,917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.16% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 1,524 1,531
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +7.79%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 33 (64.71%) C#
1 33 (64.71%) .NET
2 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) SQL
4 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
5 21 (41.18%) HTML
6 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
7 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 17 (33.33%) Java
9 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
10 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
10 15 (29.41%) CSS
10 15 (29.41%) MVC
11 13 (25.49%) Web Services
11 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
11 13 (25.49%) React
12 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (21.57%) TDD
14 10 (19.61%) OO
14 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
14 10 (19.61%) Scrum
14 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
14 10 (19.61%) SDET
14 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
15 9 (17.65%) Docker
15 9 (17.65%) Gherkin
15 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
15 9 (17.65%) Finance
15 9 (17.65%) Retail
15 9 (17.65%) WCF

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 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) SMS
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 7 (13.73%) Gatling
4 6 (11.76%) Gradle
4 6 (11.76%) Maven
4 6 (11.76%) NUnit
5 5 (9.80%) CruiseControl
5 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.84%) JIRA
7 3 (5.88%) Bower
7 3 (5.88%) gulp
7 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium
7 3 (5.88%) Travis CI
7 3 (5.88%) webpack
7 3 (5.88%) Yeoman
8 2 (3.92%) JMeter
8 2 (3.92%) JUnit
8 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
1 9 (17.65%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) .NET
2 21 (41.18%) HTML
3 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.49%) React
5 13 (25.49%) Web Services
6 9 (17.65%) Gherkin
6 9 (17.65%) WCF
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.69%) RESTful
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (11.76%) WireMock
9 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
9 5 (9.80%) HTML5
10 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.84%) CSS3
10 4 (7.84%) REST
10 4 (7.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) NHS
2 6 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 15 (29.41%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 11 (21.57%) TDD
5 10 (19.61%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) SDET
6 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
6 8 (15.69%) Open Source
6 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (11.76%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) High Availability
7 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) SQL
3 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) ABAP
8 1 (1.96%) ES6
8 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) T-Plan
2 1 (1.96%) Xamarin