Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 537 395 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.58% 29.19% 31.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.76% 30.06% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 521 363 397
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,250 £56,100
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1422 1314 1364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.12% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1172 1218
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.22% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,750 £22,675
90th Percentile £59,100 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 323 (60.15%) JavaScript
2 305 (56.80%) C#
3 302 (56.24%) .NET
4 279 (51.96%) HTML
5 252 (46.93%) SQL Server
5 252 (46.93%) CSS
6 213 (39.66%) SQL
7 203 (37.80%) MVC
8 186 (34.64%) ASP.NET
9 171 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
10 162 (30.17%) AngularJS
11 140 (26.07%) Web Development
12 103 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 99 (18.44%) jQuery
14 91 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 86 (16.01%) Web Services
16 81 (15.08%) Front End Development
17 79 (14.71%) Microsoft
18 78 (14.53%) TDD
18 78 (14.53%) Retail
19 75 (13.97%) PHP
20 74 (13.78%) VB.NET
21 72 (13.41%) Scrum
22 70 (13.04%) XML
22 70 (13.04%) Computer Science
22 70 (13.04%) Degree
23 68 (12.66%) Software Engineering
24 63 (11.73%) Node.js
25 61 (11.36%) OO
26 60 (11.17%) Visual Studio

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 45 (8.38%) IIS
2 33 (6.15%) CMS
3 16 (2.98%) Umbraco
4 15 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.42%) WordPress
6 12 (2.23%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.12%) Apache
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.74%) Commerce Server
9 4 (0.74%) Commerce Server 2007
9 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.19%) Confluence
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
12 1 (0.19%) SAS
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.23%) Magento
2 10 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.93%) Infor M3
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.74%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (8.38%) SaaS
4 18 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.68%) GitHub
6 3 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Slack
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.86%) Internet
2 8 (1.49%) Broadband
3 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.37%) SMS
3 2 (0.37%) SSH
4 1 (0.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.19%) RTP
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (46.93%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 28 (5.21%) Relational Database
6 22 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.72%) MySQL
9 19 (3.54%) Big Data
10 18 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (2.98%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (2.23%) Hadoop
13 12 (2.23%) MS Access
14 11 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (1.68%) Power BI
16 8 (1.49%) SQLite
17 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database
18 6 (1.12%) InfluxDB
18 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 60 (11.17%) Visual Studio
2 57 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 40 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (4.84%) Subversion
5 18 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.86%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.86%) JUnit
7 9 (1.68%) NUnit
8 8 (1.49%) Moq
8 8 (1.49%) MSTest
8 8 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (1.49%) webpack
9 5 (0.93%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.74%) JIRA
10 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.56%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.56%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.37%) Gradle
12 2 (0.37%) Mockito
General
1 78 (14.53%) Retail
2 34 (6.33%) Finance
3 20 (3.72%) Marketing
4 15 (2.79%) Electronics
5 12 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.05%) Back Office
7 8 (1.49%) Advertising
8 4 (0.74%) Games
9 3 (0.56%) Automotive
10 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.37%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (56.24%) .NET
2 279 (51.96%) HTML
3 252 (46.93%) CSS
4 186 (34.64%) ASP.NET
5 162 (30.17%) AngularJS
6 103 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 99 (18.44%) jQuery
8 91 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 86 (16.01%) Web Services
10 70 (13.04%) XML
11 63 (11.73%) Node.js
12 54 (10.06%) React
13 53 (9.87%) Ajax
14 50 (9.31%) RESTful
15 46 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 45 (8.38%) .NET Framework
16 45 (8.38%) WPF
17 44 (8.19%) HTML5
18 40 (7.45%) CSS3
19 39 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 48 (8.94%) User Experience
3 36 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (5.96%) N-Tier
5 23 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.23%) Public Cloud
7 10 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.30%) Blog
8 7 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.56%) EPoS
11 2 (0.37%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.37%) Social Media
12 1 (0.19%) BBC
12 1 (0.19%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.19%) NHS
12 1 (0.19%) Smart City
12 1 (0.19%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.08%) Windows
2 27 (5.03%) Linux
3 15 (2.79%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.61%) Android
5 12 (2.23%) Unix
6 10 (1.86%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (37.80%) MVC
2 171 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (26.07%) Web Development
4 81 (15.08%) Front End Development
5 78 (14.53%) TDD
6 72 (13.41%) Scrum
7 68 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 61 (11.36%) OO
9 53 (9.87%) OOP
10 49 (9.12%) SDLC
11 39 (7.26%) Mobile Development
12 38 (7.08%) Kanban
13 37 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (6.70%) Test Automation
15 30 (5.59%) E-Commerce
16 28 (5.21%) Unit Testing
17 27 (5.03%) BDD
18 24 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (4.47%) Mentoring
19 22 (4.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 323 (60.15%) JavaScript
2 305 (56.80%) C#
3 213 (39.66%) SQL
4 75 (13.97%) PHP
5 74 (13.78%) VB.NET
6 58 (10.80%) Java
7 32 (5.96%) Python
8 27 (5.03%) T-SQL
9 20 (3.72%) F#
10 19 (3.54%) C++
11 13 (2.42%) PHP 7
12 12 (2.23%) ES6
13 11 (2.05%) Go
14 9 (1.68%) Apple Swift
14 9 (1.68%) Ruby
15 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.30%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.74%) Delphi
16 4 (0.74%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.74%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 70 (13.04%) Degree
2 18 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.61%) PhD
4 7 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.70%) QA
2 18 (3.35%) GCP
3 4 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (5.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 79 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.96%) Oracle
2 32 (5.96%) Telerik
3 15 (2.79%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.42%) Zend
5 7 (1.30%) Sun
6 6 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.56%) Tableau
8 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.19%) Capita
9 1 (0.19%) Google
9 1 (0.19%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.19%) IBM
9 1 (0.19%) Sony
9 1 (0.19%) Twitter
9 1 (0.19%) Wind River