Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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

Developer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 183 322 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 36.75% 45.22% 36.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.73% 45.87% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 169 327 214
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,550 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. 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
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 485 702 560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.60% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 399 636 507
Bath median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bath

Developer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Developer in Bath

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bath over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bath

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Bath region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 94 (51.37%) JavaScript
2 65 (35.52%) SQL
3 60 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (31.69%) CSS
5 49 (26.78%) HTML
5 49 (26.78%) Java
6 45 (24.59%) Web Services
7 43 (23.50%) .NET
8 41 (22.40%) JSON
9 40 (21.86%) RESTful
9 40 (21.86%) C#
10 35 (19.13%) Git (software)
11 34 (18.58%) PHP
12 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
13 30 (16.39%) Degree
14 27 (14.75%) MVC
14 27 (14.75%) NoSQL
14 27 (14.75%) React
15 26 (14.21%) Linux
16 25 (13.66%) SQL Server
16 25 (13.66%) jQuery
17 24 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (12.57%) Finance
19 22 (12.02%) Spring
19 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET
20 21 (11.48%) HTTP
20 21 (11.48%) Scrum
20 21 (11.48%) Erlang
21 20 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
21 20 (10.93%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 6 (3.28%) NServiceBus
2 5 (2.73%) CMS
3 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.64%) WordPress
4 2 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (4.37%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.01%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.19%) PaaS
5 3 (1.64%) SaaS
6 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.55%) Firebase
7 1 (0.55%) Serverless
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.75%) NoSQL
2 25 (13.66%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.20%) MySQL
4 7 (3.83%) phpMyAdmin
5 4 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.09%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.09%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.01%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.83%) JUnit
4 6 (3.28%) Android Studio
4 6 (3.28%) Gradle
5 5 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.73%) JIRA
5 5 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.73%) Xcode
6 4 (2.19%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.19%) CircleCI
6 4 (2.19%) Subversion
7 3 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.64%) Maven
8 2 (1.09%) AccuRev
8 2 (1.09%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.09%) Mockito
8 2 (1.09%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (12.57%) Finance
2 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.73%) Georgian Language
3 5 (2.73%) Marketing
4 3 (1.64%) Electronics
4 3 (1.64%) Games
4 3 (1.64%) Law
4 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.69%) CSS
2 49 (26.78%) HTML
3 45 (24.59%) Web Services
4 43 (23.50%) .NET
5 41 (22.40%) JSON
6 40 (21.86%) RESTful
7 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
8 27 (14.75%) React
9 25 (13.66%) jQuery
10 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET
10 22 (12.02%) Spring
11 15 (8.20%) HTML5
12 13 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (7.10%) Node.js
13 12 (6.56%) .NET Framework
13 12 (6.56%) Hibernate
14 11 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (6.01%) Laravel
15 9 (4.92%) REST
15 9 (4.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.20%) NHS
2 7 (3.83%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.73%) Animation
3 5 (2.73%) AS400
3 5 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (1.64%) User Experience
5 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.21%) Linux
2 18 (9.84%) Android
3 13 (7.10%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.73%) Windows
6 2 (1.09%) Debian
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.75%) MVC
3 21 (11.48%) Scrum
4 20 (10.93%) Software Engineering
5 19 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (10.38%) SDLC
6 18 (9.84%) Microservices
6 18 (9.84%) Visualisation
7 17 (9.29%) Mentoring
7 17 (9.29%) Web Development
8 16 (8.74%) Computer Science
8 16 (8.74%) Test Automation
9 15 (8.20%) Analytics
9 15 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.10%) Project Management
10 13 (7.10%) TDD
10 13 (7.10%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.01%) BDD
12 11 (6.01%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 94 (51.37%) JavaScript
2 65 (35.52%) SQL
3 49 (26.78%) Java
4 40 (21.86%) C#
5 34 (18.58%) PHP
6 21 (11.48%) Erlang
7 17 (9.29%) Scala
8 12 (6.56%) Java 8
9 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.28%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.73%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.73%) C
10 5 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.73%) RPG
10 5 (2.73%) RPG IV
10 5 (2.73%) Ruby
11 4 (2.19%) C++
11 4 (2.19%) Go
11 4 (2.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (16.39%) Degree
2 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.64%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Ansible
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (7.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.19%) Apple
3 3 (1.64%) SAP
3 3 (1.64%) Zend
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle
4 2 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (0.55%) Civica
5 1 (0.55%) Facebook
5 1 (0.55%) Google