Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.87% 1.22% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 1.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 0
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,898 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.74% -11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 539 563 584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 98.08% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 409 445 461
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (43.75%) PHP
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
10 3 (18.75%) OO
10 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 2 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 2 (12.50%) SOLID
11 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) TDD
11 2 (12.50%) Marketing
11 2 (12.50%) Web Development
11 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) Kafka
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) WinForms
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) SOLID
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) SAP