The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 223 293 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.38% 36.72% 27.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.73% 37.32% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 206 288 239
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 591 785 951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.41% 98.37% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 543 749 729
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Southampton

Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Southampton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Southampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 215 (54.29%) HTML
2 211 (53.28%) JavaScript
3 198 (50.00%) CSS
4 176 (44.44%) C#
5 169 (42.68%) .NET
6 154 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (37.88%) Web Development
8 139 (35.10%) MVC
9 138 (34.85%) SQL
10 134 (33.84%) ASP.NET
11 133 (33.59%) AngularJS
12 92 (23.23%) PHP
13 91 (22.98%) SQL Server
14 90 (22.73%) OO
15 68 (17.17%) Java
16 67 (16.92%) Web Services
17 65 (16.41%) jQuery
18 63 (15.91%) Front End Development
19 62 (15.66%) TDD
20 60 (15.15%) HTML5
21 53 (13.38%) MySQL
22 52 (13.13%) OOP
22 52 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
23 49 (12.37%) Microsoft
24 44 (11.11%) Linux
25 43 (10.86%) XML
25 43 (10.86%) Git (software)
25 43 (10.86%) Node.js
26 41 (10.35%) Microsoft Azure
27 40 (10.10%) Amazon AWS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 24 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.54%) Apache
3 14 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.03%) IIS
5 11 (2.78%) CMS
6 10 (2.53%) Drupal
6 10 (2.53%) NServiceBus
7 9 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.27%) WordPress
8 7 (1.77%) nginx
9 6 (1.52%) JBoss
10 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.51%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.25%) Jetty
13 1 (0.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 20 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.80%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.51%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.51%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.56%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.27%) Internet
2 3 (0.76%) Intranet
2 3 (0.76%) Network Security
2 3 (0.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.51%) 3G
3 2 (0.51%) 4G
3 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) VoIP
3 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (22.98%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.38%) MySQL
3 30 (7.58%) Big Data
4 16 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.77%) Power BI
9 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.26%) JasperReports
12 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.29%) JIRA
3 14 (3.54%) Subversion
4 13 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.28%) Maven
5 10 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.02%) Gradle
7 8 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.26%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.26%) Mockito
8 5 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.01%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.01%) JUnit
9 4 (1.01%) Trac
10 3 (0.76%) Grunt
10 3 (0.76%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.51%) Protractor
11 2 (0.51%) webpack
General
1 34 (8.59%) Finance
2 26 (6.57%) Games
3 23 (5.81%) Retail
4 18 (4.55%) Marketing
5 14 (3.54%) Advertising
6 12 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.27%) Music Industry
8 8 (2.02%) Electronics
9 6 (1.52%) Automotive
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (54.29%) HTML
2 198 (50.00%) CSS
3 169 (42.68%) .NET
4 134 (33.84%) ASP.NET
5 133 (33.59%) AngularJS
6 67 (16.92%) Web Services
7 65 (16.41%) jQuery
8 60 (15.15%) HTML5
9 52 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (10.86%) Node.js
10 43 (10.86%) XML
11 38 (9.60%) KnockoutJS
12 36 (9.09%) CSS3
12 36 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (8.84%) WPF
14 34 (8.59%) REST
15 31 (7.83%) RESTful
16 28 (7.07%) JSON
17 25 (6.31%) Spring
18 24 (6.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.08%) User Experience
2 24 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.03%) Social Media
6 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.02%) W3C
8 7 (1.77%) BBC
9 5 (1.26%) Smart Energy
10 4 (1.01%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.01%) iPad
11 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.76%) Fintech
12 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.51%) Clustering
12 2 (0.51%) EPoS
12 2 (0.51%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.51%) iPhone
12 2 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.11%) Linux
2 24 (6.06%) Windows
3 19 (4.80%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.79%) Android
5 11 (2.78%) Unix
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.76%) Debian
7 3 (0.76%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (37.88%) Web Development
3 139 (35.10%) MVC
4 90 (22.73%) OO
5 63 (15.91%) Front End Development
6 62 (15.66%) TDD
7 52 (13.13%) OOP
8 39 (9.85%) Software Engineering
9 34 (8.59%) E-Commerce
9 34 (8.59%) Scrum
10 27 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 23 (5.81%) OO PHP
12 22 (5.56%) SDLC
13 20 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.55%) Visualisation
15 17 (4.29%) Project Management
16 16 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (4.04%) Microservices
16 16 (4.04%) OOD
17 15 (3.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 211 (53.28%) JavaScript
2 176 (44.44%) C#
3 138 (34.85%) SQL
4 92 (23.23%) PHP
5 68 (17.17%) Java
6 30 (7.58%) C++
7 26 (6.57%) T-SQL
8 23 (5.81%) Python
8 23 (5.81%) Ruby
9 19 (4.80%) PHP 7
10 16 (4.04%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.54%) PHP 5
12 13 (3.28%) F#
13 12 (3.03%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.78%) Delphi
14 11 (2.78%) XPath
15 8 (2.02%) VB
16 7 (1.77%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (0.76%) PhD
3 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.53%) QA
2 8 (2.02%) WCAG
3 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (8.59%) Docker
2 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 8 (2.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (2.02%) Kibana
1 8 (2.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.57%) Oracle
3 24 (6.06%) Zend
4 7 (1.77%) Sony
5 5 (1.26%) Adobe
5 5 (1.26%) SAP
6 4 (1.01%) Apple
6 4 (1.01%) Google
7 3 (0.76%) ATG
7 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.76%) Twitter
8 2 (0.51%) Acronis
8 2 (0.51%) Sage
8 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.25%) NICE Systems
9 1 (0.25%) Nokia
9 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Holiday
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Washington Frank
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 22 days holiday, pension, parking
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago