Software Developer jobs in West Midlands

Software Developers are the backbone of the modern world, creating software applications that we use every day; word processor, social media platforms, operating systems, control software, infotainment services through to software services that keep our banks running, our infrastructure on time and our communication lines open.

As a software developer your key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing software development solutions to intricate problems
  • New feature development for arising problems and new platforms or communication methods
  • Maintenance development to ensure software solutions are up to date and secure
  • Requirements gathering to make sure the application will be fit for purpose for the users
  • Functional and user testing to make sure the program they have designed is bug free and works as it should


This will be achieved through software development using programming languages that fit broadly into

Object Oriented Programming: Java, C++, C#, Python, PHP, JavaScript, Ruby, Perl, Object Pascal, Objective-C, Dart, Swift, Scala, Common Lisp, Smalltalk.

Functional Programming: PHP Python, Haskell, Perl 6, Erlang, Elixir, Lisp, Clojure, Kotlin, Swift, JavaScript, SequenceL, Ruby, Tcl, Scala

Procedural: Ada, RPG, Cobol

Software developers can fall into a variety of specialties such as T shaped developers (broad skill levels with depths of experience) front end developers who focus on how something looks and how users interact with applications, mainly using front end technologies such as HTML, CSS, Javascript (and associated frameworks such as Angular, Vue.js, Node.js etc) or Back End Developers who will focus on how something works, manipulates and stores data (mainly using software development languages as above and database technologies such as SQL). Typically salaries can range from £20,000 through to £100,000 plus for senior roles.

A typical software development career path would start with a graduate or entry level development position moving through to Developer, senior developer and eventually principle or lead developer but there are a variety of career paths on offer including:

Software Development, Software Engineering, Embedded Development, Firmware Development, Data Scientist, iOS Developer, Android Developer, Javascript Developer, Front End Developer, Back End Developer, UI/UX or User Interface/User Experience Developer, Web Developer, Application Developer, Desktop Developer, Analyst Programmer, Programmer, Graduate Developer, Software Development Director, Software Engineering Manager, Senior Software Engineer, Senior Software Developer, Principle Software Engineer, Principle Software Developer, Software Architect, Software Engineering Lead, Software Development Lead, Graduate Software Developer, Graduate Software Engineer, SQL DBA, Database Analyst, Database Programmer, Database Developer.

If you know of a Developer that may be interested in such opportunities or needs help to take the next step in their career, please do get in touch and take advantage of our referral scheme!

West Midlands UK is a metropolitan county and city region in western-central England, also known as the Midlands. The estimated population of wm is 2,808,356, making it the second most populous county in England. The county consists of seven metropolitan boroughs: the City of Birmingham (England’s 'second city'), the City of Coventry and the City of Wolverhampton, as well as the boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull and Walsall.

The region is geographically diverse, from the urban central areas of the conurbation to the rural western counties of Shropshire and Herefordshire. The longest river in the UK, the River Severn, travels through the county towns of Shrewsbury and Worcester.

The region encompasses many attractions, such as the Malvern Hills 'an outstanding natural beauty', Kidderminster's Wyre Forest and Severn Valley Railway Station, alongside the town of Stratford upon Avon, the birthplace of the writer William Shakespeare.

Herefordshire and Worcestershire based roles are commutable from: Worcester, Hereford, Leominster, Malvern, Ross-on-wye, Tenbury Wells, Bromyard, Birmingham, Halesowen, Solihull, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Droitwich, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton, Evesham and Pershore and Ledbury. 

    • Worcester, Worcestershire
    • £30000 - £35000 per annum
    • 11 days ago

    Software Developer Are you looking for a Software Developer role where you will: *Get to work on a variety of applications *Develop enterprise scale software *Opportunity to work on mobile applications *Get training and exposure in ASP, MVC and Xa...

    • Worcestershire, England
    • £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
    • 11 days ago

    Software Developer *Remote Working (Up to 4 days a week) *An excellent benefits package *Work for an expanding, industry leading company, developing ground breaking technology. My client is an industry leading software applications development hou...

    • Droitwich, Worcestershire
    • £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefit
    • 11 days ago

    Graduate Developer £30k Droitwich Are you seeking a Graduate Developer position where you will: *Design, develop, and support software solutions using C# .Net *Work with enterprise scale software applications using technologies such as .Net, ASP.N...

    • Malvern, Worcestershire
    • £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
    • 11 days ago

    Senior Software Developer Are you looking for a Senior Software Developer role where you will: *Get to work on enterprise solutions *Use Business Process Modelling (BPM) solutions such as Mendix, K2 and K2 Black Pearl *Deal with high profile, ente...

    • Birmingham, West Midlands
    • £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
    • 18 days ago

    Lead Software Developer Are you looking for a Lead Software Developer role where you will: *Develop ground breaking Java and JVM software *Utilise your JEE and Java software development skills *Utilise DevOps, CICD and Containerisation toolsets My...

    • Worcester, Worcestershire
    • £40000 - £45000 per annum
    • 12 days ago

    Software Project Manager Are you looking for a Software Project Manager role where you will: * Get to work as part of an agile software team? * Deliver cutting edge, million pound software projects? * Work within an open plan, inclusive and fun so...

    • Malvern, Worcestershire
    • £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
    • 11 days ago

    Software Architect Malvern £80k DOE Are you looking for a Software Architect role where you will: *Design, develop and deliver industry leading web software applications *Get to work with a fantastic, inclusive and talented development team across...

    • Malvern, Worcestershire
    • £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
    • 11 days ago

    Software Engineer Are you seeking a Software Engineer role where you will: *Get chance to work on innovative software solutions *Developer software in C++, Java and Python *Be a member of a creative and talented development team *Receive benefits ...