The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 27 29 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.93% 4.37% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 4.43% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 203 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 96.07% 98.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 123 188 149
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Shropshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Shropshire

Software 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 Software Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 5 £30,000 -
Telford -8 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 4 (26.67%) Documentum
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) OpenText
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Java

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
1 4 (26.67%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) REST
6 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
6 2 (13.33%) Spring
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Microservices
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Case Management
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
1 4 (26.67%) EMC
1 4 (26.67%) OpenText
1 4 (26.67%) Pega
1 4 (26.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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