Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 22.39% 29.79% 16.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.39% 30.43% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Stirling median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +46.15% -31.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £39,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £36,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling. 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
Stirling
Permanent vacancies in Stirling with a recognized job title 67 46 145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 97.87% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 80
Stirling median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £69,750 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stirling

Developer
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Developer in Stirling

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stirling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Stirling over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stirling

Developer
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Stirling region over the 6 months to 23 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
Larbert - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Stirling region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) gulp
5 3 (20.00%) React
5 3 (20.00%) Grunt
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (20.00%) Adobe
5 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Animation
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) Sass
6 2 (13.33%) LESS
6 2 (13.33%) Bower
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
1 3 (20.00%) gulp
2 2 (13.33%) Bower
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) React
4 2 (13.33%) Browserify
4 2 (13.33%) LESS
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) D3.js
5 1 (6.67%) Django
5 1 (6.67%) EDI
5 1 (6.67%) ggplot
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Animation
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) ES6
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft