Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 157 264 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 31.27% 44.59% 43.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.04% 45.67% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 142 245 304
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £24,325 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
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 490 578 710
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.64% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 375 489 634
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,896 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 82 £40,000 +6.67% 58
Plymouth -5 24 £29,500 -26.25% 26
Torquay +6 8 £45,000 +73.08%
Totnes +1 2 £35,000 -36.36%
Newton Abbot -7 2 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Barnstaple - 2 £43,750 - 1
Honiton - 2 £25,000 -
Ivybridge - 1 £32,500 - 1
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 100 (63.69%) JavaScript
2 80 (50.96%) HTML
3 67 (42.68%) PHP
4 62 (39.49%) CSS
5 61 (38.85%) C#
6 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (32.48%) MySQL
8 46 (29.30%) .NET
9 42 (26.75%) SQL
10 39 (24.84%) MVC
11 36 (22.93%) Linux
12 34 (21.66%) Web Development
13 33 (21.02%) Java
14 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (18.47%) Git (software)
16 29 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
17 26 (16.56%) SQL Server
17 26 (16.56%) Apache
17 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
18 25 (15.92%) LAMP
18 25 (15.92%) User Experience
19 24 (15.29%) Python
19 24 (15.29%) Node.js
19 24 (15.29%) jQuery
20 20 (12.74%) Front End Development
21 17 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (10.83%) HTML5
21 17 (10.83%) C++
21 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills

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 26 (16.56%) Apache
2 7 (4.46%) CMS
3 5 (3.18%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.27%) concrete5
4 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.27%) nginx
4 2 (1.27%) WordPress
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.64%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) InVision
2 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.55%) SaaS
4 3 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.91%) npm
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.64%) SMS
3 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.48%) MySQL
2 26 (16.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.91%) Redis
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.27%) Power BI
9 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.27%) Spatial Data
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (18.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.37%) JIRA
3 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.46%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.82%) Xdebug
6 5 (3.18%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (3.18%) Gradle
6 5 (3.18%) Maven
6 5 (3.18%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.18%) Subversion
6 5 (3.18%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.91%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.91%) Selenium
7 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.91%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.27%) GitLab
8 2 (1.27%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 7 (4.46%) Advertising
2 5 (3.18%) Back Office
3 4 (2.55%) Games
4 3 (1.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Finance
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (50.96%) HTML
2 62 (39.49%) CSS
3 46 (29.30%) .NET
4 25 (15.92%) LAMP
5 24 (15.29%) jQuery
5 24 (15.29%) Node.js
6 17 (10.83%) AngularJS
6 17 (10.83%) HTML5
7 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET
7 15 (9.55%) Sass
7 15 (9.55%) Web Services
8 13 (8.28%) CSS3
9 11 (7.01%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.01%) RESTful
9 11 (7.01%) Spring
10 10 (6.37%) Django
10 10 (6.37%) REST
11 9 (5.73%) SOAP
11 9 (5.73%) Vue.js
11 9 (5.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) User Experience
2 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.46%) Graphic Design
6 6 (3.82%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.55%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.91%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.91%) Xbox
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.93%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) Android
3 8 (5.10%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.46%) Windows
5 3 (1.91%) Unix
6 2 (1.27%) CentOS
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.84%) MVC
3 34 (21.66%) Web Development
4 29 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
6 20 (12.74%) Front End Development
7 17 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (10.19%) OO
9 15 (9.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (9.55%) Information Security
9 15 (9.55%) Open Source
9 15 (9.55%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (8.92%) B2B
10 14 (8.92%) B2C
10 14 (8.92%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (8.28%) Microservices
12 12 (7.64%) TDD
13 11 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (6.37%) Project Management
14 10 (6.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (63.69%) JavaScript
2 67 (42.68%) PHP
3 61 (38.85%) C#
4 42 (26.75%) SQL
5 33 (21.02%) Java
6 24 (15.29%) Python
7 17 (10.83%) C++
8 11 (7.01%) ES6
9 10 (6.37%) VB.NET
10 8 (5.10%) C
10 8 (5.10%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.10%) TypeScript
10 8 (5.10%) VB
11 7 (4.46%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.55%) Ruby
13 3 (1.91%) Delphi
13 3 (1.91%) Go
13 3 (1.91%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.27%) Java 8
15 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 16 (10.19%) Degree
2 5 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.91%) MCPD
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (7.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (9.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.01%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.91%) Adobe
3 3 (1.91%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.91%) Google
3 3 (1.91%) Sencha
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 1 (0.64%) Informatica
5 1 (0.64%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.64%) Pardot
5 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.64%) Talend