Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 19.62% 45.19% 53.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.53% 45.63% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 50
Plymouth median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% +18.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £21,975
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +10.29% -8.11%

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 151 103 92
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 99.04% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 105 88 87
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Plymouth

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) Web Development
4 15 (48.39%) PHP
5 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) C#
6 13 (41.94%) MVC
7 12 (38.71%) MySQL
7 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (35.48%) .NET
8 11 (35.48%) Linux
9 10 (32.26%) User Experience
9 10 (32.26%) Front End Development
10 9 (29.03%) CSS3
10 9 (29.03%) HTML5
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) C++
11 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
12 7 (22.58%) JIRA
13 6 (19.35%) LAMP
13 6 (19.35%) Web Design
13 6 (19.35%) Graphic Design
13 6 (19.35%) Apache
13 6 (19.35%) Python
13 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
13 6 (19.35%) SMS
13 6 (19.35%) Sass

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 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Kentico
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) RavenDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) .NET
4 9 (29.03%) CSS3
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (19.35%) LAMP
6 6 (19.35%) Sass
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.13%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) Laravel
7 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (16.13%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.68%) Ext JS
9 3 (9.68%) Qt
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (6.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Web Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Front End Development
5 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (19.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
6 6 (19.35%) Mobile First
6 6 (19.35%) Prototyping
6 6 (19.35%) Web Design
7 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.90%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
10 2 (6.45%) BDD
10 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.45%) Scrum
10 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) PHP
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 8 (25.81%) C++
5 6 (19.35%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) C
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) Java
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Sencha
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin