Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 68 105 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 21.86% 33.12% 30.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.53% 33.87% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 54 85 128
Shropshire median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,575 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £42,500 £51,233
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%

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 289 310 437
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.93% 97.79% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 163 242 296
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £20,250 £20,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £53,494
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 49 £31,500 -10.00% 20
Ludlow 0 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Shrewsbury -2 1 £22,500 -35.71% 9
Ellesmere - 1 £55,000 - 1
Market Drayton - 1 - -
Developer
West Midlands

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

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

1 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (47.06%) MVC
5 29 (42.65%) CSS
6 27 (39.71%) HTML
7 25 (36.76%) TDD
8 22 (32.35%) Spring
8 22 (32.35%) Java
8 22 (32.35%) PHP
9 21 (30.88%) Web Development
9 21 (30.88%) REST
10 19 (27.94%) Laravel
11 18 (26.47%) C#
11 18 (26.47%) OO
12 16 (23.53%) OOD
12 16 (23.53%) .NET
13 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
13 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
14 12 (17.65%) React
14 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
15 11 (16.18%) MySQL
15 11 (16.18%) SQL
15 11 (16.18%) HTTP
15 11 (16.18%) OOP
15 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
15 11 (16.18%) Degree
15 11 (16.18%) Scrum
15 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
15 11 (16.18%) AngularJS

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 (7.35%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.47%) Captiva
3 1 (1.47%) Documentum
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Exstream
2 2 (2.94%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.47%) Magento
3 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.47%) EDMS
6 1 (1.47%) Power BI
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.71%) JUnit
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
4 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.88%) Mockito
4 4 (5.88%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.47%) Moq
6 1 (1.47%) NUnit
6 1 (1.47%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) CSS
2 27 (39.71%) HTML
3 22 (32.35%) Spring
4 21 (30.88%) REST
5 19 (27.94%) Laravel
6 16 (23.53%) .NET
7 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 12 (17.65%) React
8 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
9 9 (13.24%) Apache Camel
10 8 (11.76%) Node.js
11 7 (10.29%) jQuery
12 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.35%) Spring Integration
14 4 (5.88%) Dropwizard
14 4 (5.88%) SOAP
14 4 (5.88%) WCF
14 4 (5.88%) WireMock
15 3 (4.41%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (47.06%) MVC
4 25 (36.76%) TDD
5 21 (30.88%) Web Development
6 18 (26.47%) OO
7 16 (23.53%) OOD
8 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
9 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
9 11 (16.18%) OOP
9 11 (16.18%) Scrum
9 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
10 10 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (14.71%) DevOps
10 10 (14.71%) OO PHP
10 10 (14.71%) Service Design
11 9 (13.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (13.24%) Open Source
11 9 (13.24%) Pair Programming
11 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 22 (32.35%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) PHP
3 18 (26.47%) C#
4 11 (16.18%) SQL
5 10 (14.71%) Scala
6 3 (4.41%) ES6
6 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) Go
8 1 (1.47%) Java 8
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) HP
2 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.41%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) EMC
4 1 (1.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.47%) Sun