Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 258 321 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 46.49% 40.38% 39.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.04% 42.24% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 237 304 257
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +15.63%
10th Percentile £27,790 £22,500 £22,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 537 760 694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 95.60% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 449 667 584
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -2.62%
10th Percentile £22,700 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Exeter +1 196 £40,000 +14.29% 14
Plymouth -3 22 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Tavistock - 6 £35,000 -
Totnes 0 4 £55,000 +83.33%
Kingsbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Dawlish - 1 £41,500 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Devon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 138 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (51.55%) JavaScript
3 105 (40.70%) SQL
4 94 (36.43%) Java
5 91 (35.27%) C#
6 90 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 87 (33.72%) HTML
8 86 (33.33%) RESTful
9 85 (32.95%) MVC
10 80 (31.01%) TDD
10 80 (31.01%) AngularJS
11 77 (29.84%) .NET
11 77 (29.84%) CSS
12 65 (25.19%) Scrum
12 65 (25.19%) Web Services
13 63 (24.42%) Git (software)
14 61 (23.64%) Spring
15 54 (20.93%) ASP.NET
16 48 (18.60%) BDD
17 46 (17.83%) Hibernate
18 45 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
20 43 (16.67%) Degree
21 40 (15.50%) .NET Framework
21 40 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (15.12%) Node.js
23 37 (14.34%) Entity Framework
23 37 (14.34%) Hadoop
24 35 (13.57%) Web Development
25 34 (13.18%) Lucene

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 33 (12.79%) Apache Solr
2 29 (11.24%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.20%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.81%) Apache Spark
5 12 (4.65%) Apache
6 10 (3.88%) nginx
7 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.55%) CMS
9 3 (1.16%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.39%) concrete5
10 1 (0.39%) Drupal
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) InVision
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.26%) GitHub
4 7 (2.71%) SaaS
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.39%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.39%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.94%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.55%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.78%) HbbTV
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.34%) Hadoop
3 32 (12.40%) NoSQL
4 25 (9.69%) Relational Database
5 23 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (7.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.81%) Big Data
9 13 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (4.65%) MongoDB
11 10 (3.88%) MySQL
11 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (3.10%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (2.71%) OrientDB
13 7 (2.71%) Power BI
13 7 (2.71%) Redis
14 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.36%) Eclipse
2 19 (7.36%) Selenium
3 17 (6.59%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.20%) JUnit
4 16 (6.20%) Maven
5 15 (5.81%) NUnit
6 13 (5.04%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.88%) Gradle
8 9 (3.49%) JIRA
9 7 (2.71%) Mockito
9 7 (2.71%) Subversion
10 6 (2.33%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.33%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.55%) Grunt
11 4 (1.55%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.55%) webpack
12 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (6.59%) Finance
2 14 (5.43%) Advertising
3 6 (2.33%) Electronics
4 5 (1.94%) Marketing
5 4 (1.55%) Legal
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (33.72%) HTML
2 86 (33.33%) RESTful
3 80 (31.01%) AngularJS
4 77 (29.84%) .NET
4 77 (29.84%) CSS
5 65 (25.19%) Web Services
6 61 (23.64%) Spring
7 54 (20.93%) ASP.NET
8 46 (17.83%) Hibernate
9 44 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (15.50%) .NET Framework
10 40 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (15.12%) Node.js
12 37 (14.34%) Entity Framework
13 34 (13.18%) Lucene
14 28 (10.85%) Apache Wicket
15 27 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 23 (8.91%) WCF
17 19 (7.36%) HTML5
17 19 (7.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.75%) User Experience
4 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.33%) Smart Home
6 6 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
7 4 (1.55%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.78%) Chromecast
8 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.78%) STB
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.02%) Linux
2 9 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.10%) Android
4 6 (2.33%) Windows
5 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.95%) MVC
3 80 (31.01%) TDD
4 65 (25.19%) Scrum
5 48 (18.60%) BDD
6 45 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (13.57%) Web Development
8 32 (12.40%) Unit Testing
9 31 (12.02%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.30%) SEO
10 24 (9.30%) Web Application Development
11 21 (8.14%) Front End Development
11 21 (8.14%) Open Source
12 18 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
13 17 (6.59%) Analytics
14 16 (6.20%) Web Design
15 15 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.81%) Software Engineering
15 15 (5.81%) SOLID
16 14 (5.43%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 133 (51.55%) JavaScript
2 105 (40.70%) SQL
3 94 (36.43%) Java
4 91 (35.27%) C#
5 33 (12.79%) T-SQL
6 27 (10.47%) PHP
7 19 (7.36%) Python
8 18 (6.98%) Ruby
9 15 (5.81%) Groovy
10 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.49%) C++
12 6 (2.33%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.33%) Delphi
12 6 (2.33%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.33%) VB
13 5 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.94%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.94%) X++
14 4 (1.55%) C
14 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (16.67%) Degree
2 20 (7.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.78%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.55%) ISO 14001
1 4 (1.55%) ISO 9001
1 4 (1.55%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.78%) WCAG
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.08%) Docker
2 4 (1.55%) Firmware
3 3 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.78%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 34 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.71%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle
4 5 (1.94%) Facebook
5 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe
6 1 (0.39%) Capita
6 1 (0.39%) Nintex
6 1 (0.39%) Tableau