Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 410 570 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 33.97% 46.08% 35.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.75% 47.19% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 379 572 456
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,400 £22,825 £24,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1180 1208 1182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.66% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1065 1024
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,600 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Staffordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Staffordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for Developer in Staffordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 138 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Lichfield 0 77 £40,000 +3.23% 5
Stafford 0 72 £35,000 +11.11% 5
Tamworth +3 51 £37,500 +8.70% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -6 12 £42,500 - 3
Cannock -8 4 £40,000 +9.59%
Burntwood - 1 £31,000 -
Developer
West Midlands

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

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 Staffordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 210 (51.22%) .NET
2 201 (49.02%) C#
3 177 (43.17%) HTML
4 173 (42.20%) JavaScript
5 158 (38.54%) SQL
6 151 (36.83%) SQL Server
7 141 (34.39%) CSS
8 122 (29.76%) MySQL
9 115 (28.05%) MVC
10 114 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
11 113 (27.56%) PHP
12 99 (24.15%) ASP.NET
13 98 (23.90%) Microsoft
14 90 (21.95%) jQuery
15 82 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 81 (19.76%) HTML5
17 72 (17.56%) E-Commerce
18 63 (15.37%) TDD
19 62 (15.12%) Web Development
20 58 (14.15%) VB.NET
21 57 (13.90%) Git (software)
22 55 (13.41%) Magento
22 55 (13.41%) T-SQL
23 53 (12.93%) OO
24 52 (12.68%) SDLC
25 50 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 50 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
26 49 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 46 (11.22%) Mentoring
28 45 (10.98%) Laravel

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.66%) WordPress
3 14 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (2.68%) CMS
5 7 (1.71%) Joomla!
6 6 (1.46%) JBoss
7 5 (1.22%) Confluence
8 2 (0.49%) Apache
8 2 (0.49%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 55 (13.41%) Magento
2 15 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.95%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.49%) iTrent
4 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.93%) SaaS
2 9 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.22%) GitHub
4 3 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.24%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) FTP
2 4 (0.98%) DNS
2 4 (0.98%) HTTP
2 4 (0.98%) SMS
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) Intranet
4 2 (0.49%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 122 (29.76%) MySQL
3 50 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (3.17%) Big Data
9 13 (3.17%) NoSQL
10 12 (2.93%) Power BI
11 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (2.20%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (1.22%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.98%) OLTP
16 4 (0.98%) QlikView
16 4 (0.98%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 57 (13.90%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.10%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.41%) Subversion
4 12 (2.93%) JIRA
4 12 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.20%) Maven
6 8 (1.95%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.95%) gulp
6 8 (1.95%) Selenium
7 5 (1.22%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.98%) MSI
9 2 (0.49%) NUnit
9 2 (0.49%) webpack
10 1 (0.24%) Appium
10 1 (0.24%) Grunt
10 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.24%) Moq
10 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (10.98%) Electronics
2 42 (10.24%) Retail
3 29 (7.07%) Finance
4 26 (6.34%) Automotive
5 15 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.68%) Games
6 11 (2.68%) Marketing
7 10 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.20%) Advertising
9 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.73%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (51.22%) .NET
2 177 (43.17%) HTML
3 141 (34.39%) CSS
4 99 (24.15%) ASP.NET
5 90 (21.95%) jQuery
6 82 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 81 (19.76%) HTML5
8 45 (10.98%) Laravel
9 44 (10.73%) WPF
10 42 (10.24%) .NET Framework
11 39 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (9.51%) XML
12 38 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (9.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (7.80%) CSS3
13 32 (7.80%) Entity Framework
14 30 (7.32%) Sass
15 22 (5.37%) CodeIgniter
16 21 (5.12%) Classic ASP
16 21 (5.12%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.78%) Data Structures
2 22 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.41%) NHS
4 12 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.68%) Fintech
5 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.44%) User Experience
7 7 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.22%) TRADACOMS
9 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.73%) Replication
11 2 (0.49%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.49%) iPad
12 1 (0.24%) BBC
12 1 (0.24%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.24%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.24%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.93%) Linux
2 9 (2.20%) Windows
3 7 (1.71%) Android
3 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (28.05%) MVC
2 114 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (17.56%) E-Commerce
4 63 (15.37%) TDD
5 62 (15.12%) Web Development
6 53 (12.93%) OO
7 52 (12.68%) SDLC
8 50 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (11.22%) Mentoring
10 35 (8.54%) SOLID
11 33 (8.05%) Business Analysis
12 32 (7.80%) Microservices
13 27 (6.59%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (5.61%) Test Automation
16 22 (5.37%) OO PHP
16 22 (5.37%) Software Engineering
17 20 (4.88%) CRM
17 20 (4.88%) Line Management
18 19 (4.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (49.02%) C#
2 173 (42.20%) JavaScript
3 158 (38.54%) SQL
4 113 (27.56%) PHP
5 58 (14.15%) VB.NET
6 55 (13.41%) T-SQL
7 45 (10.98%) Java
8 28 (6.83%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.17%) VB
10 7 (1.71%) ABAP
10 7 (1.71%) C++
11 6 (1.46%) C
11 6 (1.46%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.22%) ActionScript
12 5 (1.22%) ActionScript 2.0
12 5 (1.22%) Go
12 5 (1.22%) VB6
13 3 (0.73%) Erlang
13 3 (0.73%) Haskell
13 3 (0.73%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (3.41%) Degree
2 11 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.66%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.32%) Apple
3 22 (5.37%) Zend
4 18 (4.39%) Google
5 16 (3.90%) Oracle
6 14 (3.41%) SAP
7 8 (1.95%) Telerik
8 6 (1.46%) Twitter
9 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.24%) BMC
10 1 (0.24%) Cognos
10 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.24%) IBM
10 1 (0.24%) IDERA
10 1 (0.24%) Nintex
10 1 (0.24%) Progress
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.24%) Tableau
10 1 (0.24%) Talend