Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 66 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 -28 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 60 66 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.72% 3.68% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 3.76% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 105
Nottingham median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,625 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,250 £46,150
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 1,566 1,755 1,835
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.88% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 1,496 1,358
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,625 £57,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 35 (58.33%) C#
1 35 (58.33%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) SQL
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 23 (38.33%) .NET
5 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
6 22 (36.67%) HTML
6 22 (36.67%) CSS
7 19 (31.67%) Finance
8 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 17 (28.33%) OO
10 16 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.00%) TDD
12 14 (23.33%) Linux
13 12 (20.00%) Python
13 12 (20.00%) jQuery
13 12 (20.00%) SDET
13 12 (20.00%) SDLC
14 11 (18.33%) BDD
14 11 (18.33%) Degree
14 11 (18.33%) QA
14 11 (18.33%) Scrum
15 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 10 (16.67%) OOP
15 10 (16.67%) Web Services
15 10 (16.67%) C++
15 10 (16.67%) RESTful

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 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) OLAP
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.00%) Gatling
3 6 (10.00%) Gradle
3 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.00%) Maven
3 6 (10.00%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 5 (8.33%) Selenium
4 5 (8.33%) Zephyr
5 4 (6.67%) JMeter
5 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.00%) Protractor
6 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.33%) NUnit
7 2 (3.33%) T4 Templates
8 1 (1.67%) GitLab
8 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Automotive
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) CSS
2 22 (36.67%) HTML
3 12 (20.00%) jQuery
4 10 (16.67%) RESTful
4 10 (16.67%) Web Services
5 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (11.67%) Gherkin
7 6 (10.00%) WireMock
7 6 (10.00%) XML
8 5 (8.33%) React
8 5 (8.33%) WinForms
9 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (6.67%) Node.js
9 4 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.00%) JSF
10 3 (5.00%) REST
11 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (15.00%) NHS
3 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (6.67%) Fintech
6 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.67%) GPGPU
8 1 (1.67%) iSeries
8 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
3 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (28.33%) OO
5 16 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (25.00%) TDD
7 12 (20.00%) SDET
7 12 (20.00%) SDLC
8 11 (18.33%) BDD
8 11 (18.33%) Scrum
9 10 (16.67%) OOP
10 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.67%) DevOps
12 6 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
12 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (10.00%) MVC
12 6 (10.00%) Open Source
12 6 (10.00%) Secure Coding
12 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) C#
1 35 (58.33%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) SQL
3 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.00%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) C++
6 6 (10.00%) Ruby
6 6 (10.00%) Smalltalk
6 6 (10.00%) VB
6 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (10.00%) VB6
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (5.00%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.33%) Delphi
8 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.67%) GLSL
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Sun Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
2 8 (13.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.67%) Xamarin