Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 21 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
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 -28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 1.97% 0.35% 7.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.41% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Cornwall median annual salary £27,500 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.69% +73.33% +23.97%
10th Percentile £20,650 £62,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £38,550 £67,500 £40,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall. 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
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies in Cornwall with a recognized job title 284 246 139
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.42% 87.23% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 189 136 126
Cornwall median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Cornwall

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Cornwall

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Cornwall over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Cornwall

Software Developer
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 3 £27,500 -
Penzance - 1 - -
Software Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cornwall region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Robot Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Elixir
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 13485
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) Robot Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) API Design
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Elixir
3 1 (16.67%) Erlang
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 13485
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001