Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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

Developer
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 23 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 18.94% 26.44% 50.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.38% 27.71% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 57
Plymouth median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,900 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +15.94% -6.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. 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
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 129 83 112
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 95.40% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 86 63 101
Plymouth median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +8.53%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,875 £51,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Plymouth

Developer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Developer in Plymouth

Developer
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Plymouth over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Plymouth

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Plymouth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) Web Development
4 12 (48.00%) MySQL
4 12 (48.00%) PHP
5 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 10 (40.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) User Experience
7 7 (28.00%) Sass
7 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
7 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
7 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) Apache
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) LAMP
8 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Graphic Design
8 6 (24.00%) Web Design
8 6 (24.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (24.00%) Mobile First
8 6 (24.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) C++

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) CSS3
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) LAMP
4 7 (28.00%) Sass
5 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Ext JS
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) JSON
6 3 (12.00%) Laravel
6 3 (12.00%) Qt
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
8 1 (4.00%) LESS
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 6 (24.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Web Development
2 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (28.00%) Prototyping
3 6 (24.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile First
3 6 (24.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (24.00%) Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) API Design
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PHP
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Sencha
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin