Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford 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
Staffordshire > Stafford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 72 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 43.90% 56.69% 50.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.72% 58.17% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 105
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +12.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £43,425 £42,500 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford. 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
Stafford
Permanent vacancies in Stafford with a recognized job title 161 153 126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.17% 97.45% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 155 119 103
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,400
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stafford

Developer
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Developer in Stafford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Stafford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stafford

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

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 Stafford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 43 (59.72%) PHP
3 38 (52.78%) MySQL
4 33 (45.83%) jQuery
5 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 29 (40.28%) Magento
7 29 (40.28%) Retail
8 28 (38.89%) E-Commerce
9 27 (37.50%) MVC
9 27 (37.50%) Apple
9 27 (37.50%) Data Structures
10 26 (36.11%) Automotive
10 26 (36.11%) Electronics
10 26 (36.11%) .NET
11 25 (34.72%) HTML
12 24 (33.33%) C#
13 22 (30.56%) Mentoring
14 21 (29.17%) CSS
15 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
16 15 (20.83%) SQL
17 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
19 12 (16.67%) Finance
19 12 (16.67%) Web Development
20 11 (15.28%) TDD
21 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
22 9 (12.50%) Scrum
22 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
22 9 (12.50%) Laravel

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 2 (2.78%) CMS
1 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion
1 2 (2.78%) Confluence
1 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
1 2 (2.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) GitHub
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.78%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) RavenDB
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Appium
General
1 29 (40.28%) Retail
2 26 (36.11%) Automotive
2 26 (36.11%) Electronics
3 12 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) jQuery
2 26 (36.11%) .NET
3 25 (34.72%) HTML
4 21 (29.17%) CSS
5 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
6 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.50%) Laravel
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (11.11%) REST
10 6 (8.33%) SOAP
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (6.94%) CakePHP
11 5 (6.94%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (6.94%) Entity Framework
11 5 (6.94%) HTML5
11 5 (6.94%) LESS
11 5 (6.94%) Sass
11 5 (6.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.89%) E-Commerce
3 27 (37.50%) MVC
4 22 (30.56%) Mentoring
5 12 (16.67%) Web Development
6 11 (15.28%) TDD
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
8 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.11%) OO
8 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.72%) SDLC
10 6 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.94%) OO PHP
12 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
12 4 (5.56%) SOA
12 4 (5.56%) SOLID
12 4 (5.56%) Wealth Management
12 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
13 3 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 43 (59.72%) PHP
3 24 (33.33%) C#
4 15 (20.83%) SQL
5 7 (9.72%) Java
5 7 (9.72%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.56%) VB
7 3 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Apple
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Zend
4 1 (1.39%) Google