The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 166 276 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.24% 42.01% 42.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.59% 42.59% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 156 260 226
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £25,000 £28,910
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 409 648 566
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.69% 98.63% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 329 592 506
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -1 57 £40,000 - 6
Stafford 0 37 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Tamworth 0 28 £36,500 -2.66% 6
Lichfield +1 19 £40,000 +6.66%
Burton-upon-Trent +2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cannock 0 5 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 238 (57.91%) .NET
2 224 (54.50%) C#
3 191 (46.47%) SQL Server
4 180 (43.80%) HTML
5 171 (41.61%) MVC
6 160 (38.93%) SQL
7 157 (38.20%) CSS
8 147 (35.77%) JavaScript
8 147 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
9 121 (29.44%) ASP.NET
10 111 (27.01%) jQuery
11 109 (26.52%) HTML5
12 106 (25.79%) Web Development
13 93 (22.63%) TDD
14 90 (21.90%) PHP
14 90 (21.90%) MySQL
15 85 (20.68%) T-SQL
16 78 (18.98%) XML
16 78 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 75 (18.25%) VB.NET
18 67 (16.30%) Microsoft
19 56 (13.63%) SOLID
20 53 (12.90%) AngularJS
21 52 (12.65%) OO
21 52 (12.65%) WPF
22 47 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 43 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
24 42 (10.22%) .NET Framework
24 42 (10.22%) Microservices
25 40 (9.73%) Git (software)

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 14 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.16%) WordPress
3 12 (2.92%) CMS
4 10 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.43%) ColdFusion
5 8 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 32 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.68%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (3.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 15 (3.65%) Google Compute Engine
2 15 (3.65%) Heroku
3 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.43%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.70%) GitHub
6 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.73%) Google Play
7 3 (0.73%) SaaS
8 2 (0.49%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.97%) Broadband
1 4 (0.97%) HTTP
1 4 (0.97%) Internet
1 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.73%) Skype
2 3 (0.73%) X.509
3 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (46.47%) SQL Server
2 90 (21.90%) MySQL
3 47 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.14%) Redis
10 15 (3.65%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.19%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (1.70%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.46%) Big Data
15 6 (1.46%) QlikView
15 6 (1.46%) SQL CLR
16 5 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 40 (9.73%) Git (software)
2 34 (8.27%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.62%) Subversion
4 18 (4.38%) Moq
5 12 (2.92%) Selenium
6 11 (2.68%) NUnit
7 10 (2.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (2.19%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.95%) Gradle
9 8 (1.95%) MSTest
9 8 (1.95%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.70%) Android Studio
11 6 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.22%) CocoaPods
12 5 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.22%) Xcode
13 4 (0.97%) JSUnit
13 4 (0.97%) Mocha
13 4 (0.97%) PhpStorm
13 4 (0.97%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (5.84%) Finance
1 24 (5.84%) Retail
2 19 (4.62%) Marketing
2 19 (4.62%) Publishing
3 16 (3.89%) Electronics
4 11 (2.68%) Games
5 9 (2.19%) Automotive
6 7 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.73%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (57.91%) .NET
2 180 (43.80%) HTML
3 157 (38.20%) CSS
4 121 (29.44%) ASP.NET
5 111 (27.01%) jQuery
6 109 (26.52%) HTML5
7 78 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (18.98%) XML
8 53 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 52 (12.65%) WPF
10 42 (10.22%) .NET Framework
11 40 (9.73%) WCF
11 40 (9.73%) Web Services
12 37 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (8.52%) CSS3
14 33 (8.03%) Ajax
15 32 (7.79%) JSON
16 29 (7.06%) RESTful
17 27 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 25 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.06%) User Experience
2 24 (5.84%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.68%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.19%) Blog
7 9 (2.19%) EPoS
8 8 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.70%) NHS
9 7 (1.70%) PMI
10 6 (1.46%) iPad
11 5 (1.22%) Fintech
12 4 (0.97%) IVR
12 4 (0.97%) Online Gambling
13 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.49%) Clustering
14 2 (0.49%) iPhone
14 2 (0.49%) Streaming Music
15 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.49%) Linux
2 29 (7.06%) Windows
3 22 (5.35%) Android
4 15 (3.65%) Ubuntu
5 13 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (41.61%) MVC
2 147 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (25.79%) Web Development
4 93 (22.63%) TDD
5 56 (13.63%) SOLID
6 52 (12.65%) OO
7 43 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (10.22%) Microservices
9 39 (9.49%) Mentoring
10 38 (9.25%) Line Management
11 35 (8.52%) Scrum
12 33 (8.03%) SDLC
12 33 (8.03%) Software Engineering
13 30 (7.30%) OOP
14 27 (6.57%) Analytics
15 26 (6.33%) E-Commerce
15 26 (6.33%) SOA
16 25 (6.08%) CRM
16 25 (6.08%) Front End Development
17 24 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 224 (54.50%) C#
2 160 (38.93%) SQL
3 147 (35.77%) JavaScript
4 90 (21.90%) PHP
5 85 (20.68%) T-SQL
6 75 (18.25%) VB.NET
7 31 (7.54%) VB
8 26 (6.33%) Java
9 19 (4.62%) Ruby
10 8 (1.95%) F#
11 7 (1.70%) C++
11 7 (1.70%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.46%) Erlang
12 6 (1.46%) Haskell
13 5 (1.22%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.97%) Clojure
14 4 (0.97%) Scala
15 3 (0.73%) Go
15 3 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (5.35%) Degree
2 9 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.70%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.22%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MCSD
8 1 (0.24%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.70%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 67 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.54%) Google
3 12 (2.92%) Twitter
4 11 (2.68%) Apple
5 6 (1.46%) Telerik
5 6 (1.46%) Zend
6 3 (0.73%) SAP
6 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle
7 1 (0.24%) Tableau
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pen/health/25 hols/gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago