The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 38 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.14% 1.90% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.90% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £24,250 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.90% +83.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £47,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £55,000 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 276 315 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 98.22% 99.68% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 204 246 256
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Peterborough over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Peterborough

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Peterborough region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (66.67%) WinForms
4 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 5 (55.56%) LINQ
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (33.33%) HTML5
8 2 (22.22%) CSS3
8 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 2 (22.22%) Degree
8 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (22.22%) Web Development
8 2 (22.22%) OOP
8 2 (22.22%) OO
8 2 (22.22%) Finance

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 6 (66.67%) WinForms
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) React
7 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Global Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle