Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 67 129 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 18.61% 28.54% 28.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.59% 29.79% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 106 166
Shropshire median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,650 £28,375 £19,750
90th Percentile £50,250 £43,750 £47,500
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 342 433 535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 95.80% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 224 321 398
Shropshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,063
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -1.48% +1.50%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,700 £64,063 £54,125
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -2 51 £30,000 -17.81% 36
Ludlow 0 5 £32,500 - 1
Shrewsbury -5 4 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Market Drayton - 3 - - 2
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
3 32 (47.76%) MVC
4 30 (44.78%) CSS
5 27 (40.30%) HTML
6 26 (38.81%) C#
7 25 (37.31%) PHP
7 25 (37.31%) .NET
8 21 (31.34%) Web Development
9 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
10 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
10 17 (25.37%) TDD
11 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (23.88%) OO
11 16 (23.88%) Laravel
11 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
12 15 (22.39%) SQL
12 15 (22.39%) Degree
13 13 (19.40%) Spring
14 11 (16.42%) OOD
15 10 (14.93%) OOP
15 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
16 9 (13.43%) MySQL
17 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
17 8 (11.94%) jQuery
17 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (11.94%) Translating Business Requirements
18 7 (10.45%) React
18 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (7.46%) Confluence
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.99%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Mockito
3 3 (4.48%) Moq
3 3 (4.48%) NUnit
3 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.99%) MSTest
4 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) CA Gen
5 1 (1.49%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Law
3 3 (4.48%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) CSS
2 27 (40.30%) HTML
3 25 (37.31%) .NET
4 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
5 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
5 16 (23.88%) Laravel
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
7 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.94%) jQuery
8 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.45%) React
9 6 (8.96%) REST
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
10 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.46%) RESTful
10 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.97%) .NET Core
11 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
11 4 (5.97%) Sass
11 4 (5.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.48%) NHS
3 2 (2.99%) Digital TV
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) MVC
3 21 (31.34%) Web Development
4 17 (25.37%) TDD
5 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (23.88%) OO
6 11 (16.42%) OOD
7 10 (14.93%) OOP
7 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.94%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.96%) Migration
10 6 (8.96%) OO PHP
10 6 (8.96%) Scrum
10 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.46%) Biometrics
11 5 (7.46%) DevOps
11 5 (7.46%) Server Management
11 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.81%) C#
3 25 (37.31%) PHP
4 15 (22.39%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) Java
6 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.46%) ES6
8 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.99%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) XAML
10 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.49%) Go
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.49%) CA
4 1 (1.49%) Facebook
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Sun