Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 17.89% 25.56% 48.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 27.38% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 51
Plymouth median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -15.79% +58.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £48,325 £47,000 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -

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 121 84 103
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 93.33% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 91
Plymouth median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,973 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,475 £54,500 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £38,057 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.86% +14.29% +9.38%

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 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Plymouth

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 20 (90.91%) HTML
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) CSS3
3 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
4 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) MySQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 6 (27.27%) Sass
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (18.18%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) User Experience
8 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
8 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) TDD

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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (4.55%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) AccuRev
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
2 9 (40.91%) CSS3
2 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) Sass
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 4 (18.18%) LAMP
6 4 (18.18%) Node.js
7 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) Laravel
7 3 (13.64%) LESS
7 3 (13.64%) Qt
7 3 (13.64%) React
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Web Development
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.64%) Low Latency
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile First
6 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Sencha
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin