Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 165 269 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 30.16% 38.65% 44.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.85% 39.79% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 144 254 251
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +1.33%

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 518 676 577
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.70% 97.13% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 395 622 506
Devon median annual salary £38,469 £35,000 £32,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.91% +6.46% -3.31%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,825 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £52,500 £59,375
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +1 99 £45,000 +25.00% 23
Plymouth -2 43 £34,000 -2.86% 21
Newton Abbot -2 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Barnstaple 0 2 £43,750 +59.09%
Torquay 0 1 £45,000 +45.16%
Tiverton - 1 £22,500 -
Ivybridge - 1 £27,500 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 108 (65.45%) C#
2 91 (55.15%) JavaScript
2 91 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (53.33%) MVC
4 83 (50.30%) .NET
5 78 (47.27%) SQL Server
6 60 (36.36%) HTML
6 60 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 56 (33.94%) CSS
8 55 (33.33%) TDD
9 51 (30.91%) RESTful
10 50 (30.30%) BDD
11 49 (29.70%) Git (software)
12 45 (27.27%) PHP
13 42 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (24.24%) .NET Framework
15 39 (23.64%) SQL
16 34 (20.61%) Web Application Development
16 34 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 32 (19.39%) Test Automation
18 31 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (18.18%) AngularJS
19 30 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (18.18%) Web Services
19 30 (18.18%) Scrum
20 29 (17.58%) Entity Framework
21 28 (16.97%) NoSQL
21 28 (16.97%) Java
21 28 (16.97%) MySQL
22 27 (16.36%) Node.js

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 9 (5.45%) Apache
2 7 (4.24%) Confluence
2 7 (4.24%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.03%) CMS
4 3 (1.82%) Kentico
5 2 (1.21%) concrete5
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.82%) SaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.30%) SMS
2 4 (2.42%) Internet
3 3 (1.82%) HTTP
4 2 (1.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.97%) MySQL
2 28 (16.97%) NoSQL
3 24 (14.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.06%) RavenDB
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.21%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) Big Data
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (29.70%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.33%) NUnit
3 18 (10.91%) JIRA
4 11 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.21%) Selenium
5 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.61%) Gradle
6 1 (0.61%) Hamcrest
6 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.61%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (7.27%) Retail
2 5 (3.03%) Advertising
3 4 (2.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Finance
4 2 (1.21%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (50.30%) .NET
2 60 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 60 (36.36%) HTML
3 56 (33.94%) CSS
4 51 (30.91%) RESTful
5 42 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (24.24%) .NET Framework
7 34 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 31 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 30 (18.18%) Web Services
10 29 (17.58%) Entity Framework
11 27 (16.36%) Node.js
12 24 (14.55%) Code First Entity Framework
12 24 (14.55%) WCF
13 19 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (10.30%) HTML5
15 16 (9.70%) React
16 14 (8.48%) CSS3
16 14 (8.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (6.06%) User Experience
3 7 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Fintech
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.61%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.91%) Linux
2 7 (4.24%) Windows
3 5 (3.03%) Android
3 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (53.33%) MVC
3 55 (33.33%) TDD
4 50 (30.30%) BDD
5 34 (20.61%) Web Application Development
6 32 (19.39%) Test Automation
7 30 (18.18%) Scrum
8 26 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (15.76%) Unit Testing
9 23 (13.94%) SOLID
10 21 (12.73%) Web Design
11 20 (12.12%) OO
12 19 (11.52%) Web Development
13 14 (8.48%) SDLC
14 10 (6.06%) Data Modelling
14 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.06%) Front End Development
15 9 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (5.45%) Waterfall
16 7 (4.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.45%) C#
2 91 (55.15%) JavaScript
3 45 (27.27%) PHP
4 39 (23.64%) SQL
5 28 (16.97%) Java
6 24 (14.55%) C++
6 24 (14.55%) Ruby
6 24 (14.55%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.70%) Python
7 16 (9.70%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.67%) C
9 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.42%) Go
9 4 (2.42%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.61%) Java 8
12 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.85%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) ISEB
2 7 (4.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) GDPR
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) Ansible
1 2 (1.21%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.45%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.03%) Google
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle
5 2 (1.21%) Adobe
5 2 (1.21%) SAP
5 2 (1.21%) Talend
6 1 (0.61%) Cognos
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) Informatica
6 1 (0.61%) Pardot
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com