Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

Developer
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 151 292 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 29.61% 45.70% 46.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.01% 47.02% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 274 282
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.46% -6.94%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,900 £23,775
90th Percentile £51,875 £51,938 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 487 621 614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 97.18% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 392 553 560
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £23,775 £23,099 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,800 £52,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Devon

Developer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Developer in Devon

Developer
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Devon over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Devon

Developer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Exeter 0 84 £38,469 +4.70% 32
Plymouth -3 37 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Torquay 0 2 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Newton Abbot -8 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Barnstaple - 2 £43,750 -
Honiton - 2 £25,000 -
Ivybridge - 1 £27,500 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Devon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 95 (62.91%) JavaScript
2 70 (46.36%) C#
3 67 (44.37%) HTML
4 61 (40.40%) .NET
5 60 (39.74%) PHP
6 56 (37.09%) CSS
7 54 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (30.46%) SQL
9 45 (29.80%) MVC
10 37 (24.50%) MySQL
11 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
12 35 (23.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (22.52%) Git (software)
14 33 (21.85%) Java
15 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET
15 30 (19.87%) Web Development
16 26 (17.22%) Linux
16 26 (17.22%) C++
17 24 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (15.89%) Test Automation
18 22 (14.57%) Node.js
18 22 (14.57%) .NET Framework
18 22 (14.57%) TDD
18 22 (14.57%) Microsoft
19 21 (13.91%) OO
19 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
20 20 (13.25%) jQuery
20 20 (13.25%) Python
21 19 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
22 18 (11.92%) Front End Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 17 (11.26%) Apache
2 5 (3.31%) CMS
3 4 (2.65%) Confluence
3 4 (2.65%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.99%) Kentico
5 2 (1.32%) concrete5
5 2 (1.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.66%) Magento
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.31%) SaaS
4 3 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.66%) npm
6 1 (0.66%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) SMS
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) DNS
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.50%) MySQL
2 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.32%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.32%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.32%) Redis
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.66%) Big Data
10 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 34 (22.52%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.26%) JIRA
3 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.31%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.31%) Xdebug
5 4 (2.65%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.99%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.99%) NUnit
6 3 (1.99%) Selenium
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.66%) git-flow
8 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.66%) JUnit
8 1 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (7.95%) Retail
2 8 (5.30%) Advertising
3 4 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (1.99%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Finance
5 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Automotive
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (44.37%) HTML
2 61 (40.40%) .NET
3 56 (37.09%) CSS
4 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET
5 22 (14.57%) .NET Framework
5 22 (14.57%) Node.js
6 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
7 20 (13.25%) jQuery
8 18 (11.92%) LAMP
9 17 (11.26%) HTML5
10 16 (10.60%) RESTful
11 15 (9.93%) XML
12 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (7.95%) React
14 11 (7.28%) CSS3
14 11 (7.28%) Web Services
15 10 (6.62%) JSON
15 10 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) User Experience
2 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.62%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.65%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.99%) Xbox
8 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.32%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.66%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.66%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.22%) Linux
2 5 (3.31%) Android
2 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.65%) Unix
3 4 (2.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.80%) MVC
3 30 (19.87%) Web Development
4 24 (15.89%) Test Automation
5 22 (14.57%) TDD
6 21 (13.91%) OO
7 19 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (11.92%) Front End Development
9 17 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.93%) BDD
11 13 (8.61%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.62%) OOP
12 10 (6.62%) Open Source
13 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.96%) Web Application Development
14 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.30%) Data Modelling
14 8 (5.30%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.30%) SDLC
15 7 (4.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 95 (62.91%) JavaScript
2 70 (46.36%) C#
3 60 (39.74%) PHP
4 46 (30.46%) SQL
5 33 (21.85%) Java
6 26 (17.22%) C++
7 20 (13.25%) Python
8 11 (7.28%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.28%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.96%) Ruby
10 8 (5.30%) C
10 8 (5.30%) TypeScript
11 7 (4.64%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.64%) ES6
12 5 (3.31%) Go
12 5 (3.31%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.65%) VB
14 2 (1.32%) Delphi
14 2 (1.32%) Java 8
14 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (9.93%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) ISEB
2 5 (3.31%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCPD
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Ansible
1 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.62%) Xamarin
3 6 (3.97%) Google
4 4 (2.65%) Oracle
5 3 (1.99%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Talend
7 1 (0.66%) Cognos
7 1 (0.66%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) Informatica
7 1 (0.66%) Pardot
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com