The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 196 284 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 35.19% 39.17% 29.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.10% 39.94% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 193 273 205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 543 711 760
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 98.07% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 668 604
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 251 (60.05%) C#
2 247 (59.09%) .NET
3 220 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 219 (52.39%) HTML
5 201 (48.09%) ASP.NET
6 196 (46.89%) MVC
7 194 (46.41%) CSS
8 184 (44.02%) SQL
9 152 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (32.78%) AngularJS
11 132 (31.58%) SQL Server
12 106 (25.36%) Web Development
13 105 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 97 (23.21%) OO
15 87 (20.81%) PHP
16 83 (19.86%) Microsoft
17 82 (19.62%) TDD
18 81 (19.38%) Web Services
19 77 (18.42%) jQuery
20 58 (13.88%) Git (software)
21 56 (13.40%) Front End Development
22 55 (13.16%) Scrum
23 54 (12.92%) Java
23 54 (12.92%) RESTful
23 54 (12.92%) HTML5
24 53 (12.68%) REST
24 53 (12.68%) OOP
25 52 (12.44%) Node.js
26 49 (11.72%) Software Engineering
27 47 (11.24%) WPF

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 22 (5.26%) CMS
2 19 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.87%) NServiceBus
5 11 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.39%) IIS
6 10 (2.39%) WordPress
7 9 (2.15%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.91%) Apache
8 8 (1.91%) Drupal
9 5 (1.20%) JBoss
10 2 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) Jetty
11 1 (0.24%) nginx
11 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.24%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (2.39%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.70%) SaaS
3 27 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.96%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.91%) Internet
2 3 (0.72%) VoIP
3 2 (0.48%) 3G
3 2 (0.48%) 4G
3 2 (0.48%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) Network Security
3 2 (0.48%) SSH
3 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.37%) MySQL
3 21 (5.02%) NoSQL
3 21 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.59%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.39%) Big Data
6 9 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.91%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.67%) MS Access
8 7 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.20%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.48%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (13.88%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.26%) Subversion
3 20 (4.78%) Jenkins
4 16 (3.83%) JIRA
5 13 (3.11%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.39%) Gradle
7 9 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.15%) webpack
8 8 (1.91%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.67%) Bugzilla
9 7 (1.67%) Mockito
9 7 (1.67%) Trac
10 6 (1.44%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.44%) JUnit
11 5 (1.20%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.72%) NUnit
14 2 (0.48%) Grunt
15 1 (0.24%) WebStorm
General
1 30 (7.18%) Retail
2 18 (4.31%) Finance
3 13 (3.11%) Marketing
4 11 (2.63%) Electronics
5 10 (2.39%) Automotive
6 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (59.09%) .NET
2 219 (52.39%) HTML
3 201 (48.09%) ASP.NET
4 194 (46.41%) CSS
5 137 (32.78%) AngularJS
6 105 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 81 (19.38%) Web Services
8 77 (18.42%) jQuery
9 54 (12.92%) HTML5
9 54 (12.92%) RESTful
10 53 (12.68%) REST
11 52 (12.44%) Node.js
12 47 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (11.24%) WPF
13 44 (10.53%) CSS3
13 44 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (10.53%) XML
14 42 (10.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (8.61%) React
16 34 (8.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.94%) User Experience
3 14 (3.35%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.63%) W3C
6 10 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.67%) BBC
7 7 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.20%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.72%) EPoS
10 2 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.48%) Clustering
10 2 (0.48%) Fintech
10 2 (0.48%) iPhone
10 2 (0.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.48%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.24%) Contactless
11 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.24%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.24%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.70%) Linux
2 21 (5.02%) Windows
3 12 (2.87%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.63%) Android
5 7 (1.67%) Unix
6 5 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.48%) Debian
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) MVS
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (46.89%) MVC
2 152 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (25.36%) Web Development
4 97 (23.21%) OO
5 82 (19.62%) TDD
6 56 (13.40%) Front End Development
7 55 (13.16%) Scrum
8 53 (12.68%) OOP
9 49 (11.72%) Software Engineering
10 39 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (6.70%) SDLC
12 25 (5.98%) Kanban
13 24 (5.74%) E-Commerce
13 24 (5.74%) OOD
14 18 (4.31%) Multithreading
14 18 (4.31%) Web Application Development
15 17 (4.07%) Microservices
15 17 (4.07%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (3.83%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (3.83%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 251 (60.05%) C#
2 220 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 184 (44.02%) SQL
4 87 (20.81%) PHP
5 54 (12.92%) Java
6 31 (7.42%) C++
7 28 (6.70%) Ruby
8 27 (6.46%) T-SQL
9 26 (6.22%) VB.NET
10 25 (5.98%) F#
10 25 (5.98%) Python
11 12 (2.87%) Delphi
11 12 (2.87%) ES6
12 8 (1.91%) PHP 7
13 7 (1.67%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.67%) VB
14 6 (1.44%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.20%) Perl
15 5 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (11.00%) Degree
2 10 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.67%) PhD
4 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.63%) WCAG
2 6 (1.44%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 13 (3.11%) Kibana
1 13 (3.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.18%) Oracle
3 23 (5.50%) Zend
4 8 (1.91%) Adobe
5 7 (1.67%) Sony
5 7 (1.67%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.96%) Sage
6 4 (0.96%) SAP
7 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.48%) Acronis
8 2 (0.48%) ATG
8 2 (0.48%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) Apple
9 1 (0.24%) Borland
9 1 (0.24%) Nokia
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi,Medical
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens package
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Red Funnel Group
Salary: £44,000 per annum including annual bonus and great benefits scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CH2M
Posted: 21 days ago