Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Developer
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 130 164 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 28.82% 28.37% 20.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.16% 30.15% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 170 120
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +13.48%
10th Percentile £28,375 £19,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 431 544 379
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 94.12% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 318 407 272
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,750 £18,525
90th Percentile £64,063 £54,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Shropshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Shropshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Shropshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Shropshire

Developer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Telford -2 79 £36,500 +12.31% 6
Shrewsbury +1 28 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Ludlow 0 7 - -
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Shropshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 74 (56.92%) CSS
2 70 (53.85%) HTML
3 55 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 52 (40.00%) Google
5 50 (38.46%) .NET
6 46 (35.38%) MySQL
7 45 (34.62%) Android
8 44 (33.85%) Retail
9 40 (30.77%) Apple iOS
10 37 (28.46%) Java
11 36 (27.69%) PHP
12 34 (26.15%) C#
13 33 (25.38%) SQL
14 32 (24.62%) VB.NET
15 31 (23.85%) C
15 31 (23.85%) OO
15 31 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (23.85%) Electronics
16 29 (22.31%) Finance
16 29 (22.31%) Web Services
17 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
17 28 (21.54%) Xcode
18 27 (20.77%) HTML5
18 27 (20.77%) Android SDK
19 26 (20.00%) AngularJS
20 25 (19.23%) CSS3
20 25 (19.23%) Google Play
21 24 (18.46%) iOS Development
21 24 (18.46%) iOS SDK
21 24 (18.46%) Objective-C

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 5 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.54%) CMS
2 2 (1.54%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.77%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.77%) Documentum
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.23%) Google Play
2 17 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.15%) AdWords
3 8 (6.15%) Google Analytics
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) Internet
2 7 (5.38%) ATM
3 6 (4.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (35.38%) MySQL
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.15%) Redis
6 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.31%) OLAP
7 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.77%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (21.54%) Xcode
2 21 (16.15%) Android Studio
2 21 (16.15%) Eclipse
3 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.46%) Visual Studio
5 10 (7.69%) Subversion
6 8 (6.15%) PHPUnit
7 7 (5.38%) JIRA
8 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.54%) Selenium
9 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (33.85%) Retail
2 31 (23.85%) Electronics
3 29 (22.31%) Finance
4 17 (13.08%) Marketing
5 15 (11.54%) Banking
6 9 (6.92%) Games
7 6 (4.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (56.92%) CSS
2 70 (53.85%) HTML
3 50 (38.46%) .NET
4 29 (22.31%) Web Services
5 27 (20.77%) Android SDK
5 27 (20.77%) HTML5
6 26 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 25 (19.23%) CSS3
8 24 (18.46%) iOS SDK
9 22 (16.92%) jQuery
9 22 (16.92%) RESTful
10 20 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
11 18 (13.85%) Laravel
12 16 (12.31%) JSON
12 16 (12.31%) REST
12 16 (12.31%) XML
13 15 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (10.00%) LAMP
15 8 (6.15%) .NET Framework
15 8 (6.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.08%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.08%) User Experience
4 3 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.62%) Android
2 40 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.15%) Windows
4 7 (5.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.85%) OO
2 24 (18.46%) iOS Development
2 24 (18.46%) Web Development
3 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
4 20 (15.38%) Android Development
5 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.31%) Analytics
7 15 (11.54%) Change Management
8 13 (10.00%) MVC
9 11 (8.46%) Microservices
9 11 (8.46%) SDLC
9 11 (8.46%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.69%) Mobile Development
10 10 (7.69%) Pay per click
10 10 (7.69%) SEO
11 8 (6.15%) Internet Marketing
11 8 (6.15%) OO PHP
11 8 (6.15%) Scrum
11 8 (6.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 37 (28.46%) Java
3 36 (27.69%) PHP
4 34 (26.15%) C#
5 33 (25.38%) SQL
6 32 (24.62%) VB.NET
7 31 (23.85%) C
8 24 (18.46%) Objective-C
9 22 (16.92%) Ruby
10 18 (13.85%) VB
11 14 (10.77%) VB6
12 9 (6.92%) TypeScript
13 8 (6.15%) PHP 5
14 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
15 4 (3.08%) Python
16 3 (2.31%) Scala
17 2 (1.54%) C++
17 2 (1.54%) Go
18 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.08%) Degree
1 4 (3.08%) MCPD
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) Docker
2 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Ansible
1 4 (3.08%) Grafana
1 4 (3.08%) Puppet
1 4 (3.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (40.00%) Google
2 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.69%) Apple
4 8 (6.15%) Progress
5 4 (3.08%) Splunk
6 3 (2.31%) Cognos
6 3 (2.31%) IBM
7 2 (1.54%) Facebook
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle
8 1 (0.77%) Pega
8 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com