Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 66 141 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 20.37% 30.45% 29.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.02% 32.05% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 54 113 205
Shropshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £23,250 £29,000 £20,850
90th Percentile £49,625 £52,250 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 314 440 690
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 95.03% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 208 314 532
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +13.48% -10.19%
10th Percentile £19,500 £25,225 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,075 £63,678 £57,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 -8 37 £31,500 -21.25% 27
Ludlow +2 10 £32,500 - 3
Shrewsbury -3 8 £41,250 +17.86% 5
Market Drayton - 8 - -
Developer
West Midlands

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

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 Shropshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) C#
3 29 (43.94%) .NET
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
5 25 (37.88%) MVC
6 22 (33.33%) CSS
7 21 (31.82%) HTML
7 21 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 20 (30.30%) SQL
9 19 (28.79%) PHP
10 17 (25.76%) TDD
11 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
12 14 (21.21%) Degree
13 12 (18.18%) Web Development
13 12 (18.18%) MySQL
13 12 (18.18%) Migration
14 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (15.15%) JSON
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
16 9 (13.64%) RESTful
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (13.64%) Scrum
16 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
16 9 (13.64%) OOP
16 9 (13.64%) BDD
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012

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 (7.58%) CMS
1 5 (7.58%) WordPress
2 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.52%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) GitHub
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) MySQL
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.52%) Power BI
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.55%) Moq
2 3 (4.55%) MSTest
2 3 (4.55%) NUnit
2 3 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) Mockito
4 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (7.58%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) .NET
2 22 (33.33%) CSS
3 21 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 21 (31.82%) HTML
4 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.15%) JSON
6 9 (13.64%) RESTful
7 8 (12.12%) Laravel
8 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.09%) jQuery
9 6 (9.09%) Spring
10 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (7.58%) REST
10 5 (7.58%) SOAP
11 4 (6.06%) CSS3
11 4 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.06%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.03%) Blog
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Android
2 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) MVC
3 17 (25.76%) TDD
4 12 (18.18%) Migration
4 12 (18.18%) Web Development
5 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.64%) BDD
6 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 9 (13.64%) OOP
6 9 (13.64%) Scrum
7 8 (12.12%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (12.12%) ETL
7 8 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (12.12%) OO
7 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.61%) CRM
8 7 (10.61%) OOD
8 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.09%) Microservices
10 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 29 (43.94%) C#
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 19 (28.79%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.06%) ES6
7 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.55%) Java
9 2 (3.03%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.03%) XAML
10 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Plesk
2 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) RedGate
3 2 (3.03%) DevExpress
3 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) CA
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Sun
4 1 (1.52%) Tableau