Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 18 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 > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
18 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 140 285 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 35.26% 52.10% 38.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.08% 53.47% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 140 277 195
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 388 533 408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 97.44% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 323 487 343
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 68 (48.57%) .NET
1 68 (48.57%) MySQL
2 67 (47.86%) HTML
3 66 (47.14%) SQL Server
3 66 (47.14%) CSS
4 58 (41.43%) C#
4 58 (41.43%) JavaScript
5 46 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (32.14%) PHP
7 41 (29.29%) SQL
8 35 (25.00%) WPF
9 34 (24.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (24.29%) E-Commerce
10 32 (22.86%) OO
11 30 (21.43%) Laravel
11 30 (21.43%) SDLC
12 28 (20.00%) TDD
13 27 (19.29%) Microservices
13 27 (19.29%) HTML5
14 26 (18.57%) SOLID
14 26 (18.57%) MVC
15 21 (15.00%) Magento
16 20 (14.29%) Sass
16 20 (14.29%) Line Management
17 19 (13.57%) Mentoring
17 19 (13.57%) Electronics
18 18 (12.86%) T-SQL
18 18 (12.86%) Git (software)
18 18 (12.86%) jQuery
19 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 10 (7.14%) CMS
2 8 (5.71%) Joomla!
2 8 (5.71%) WordPress
3 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (15.00%) Magento
2 8 (5.71%) OpenCart
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) DNS
2 2 (1.43%) Intranet
2 2 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (48.57%) MySQL
2 66 (47.14%) SQL Server
3 34 (24.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.29%) Power BI
9 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.14%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.43%) OLTP
11 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.71%) gulp
3 6 (4.29%) Maven
4 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.43%) JIRA
5 2 (1.43%) Subversion
5 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) NUnit
6 1 (0.71%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (13.57%) Electronics
2 9 (6.43%) Games
2 9 (6.43%) Retail
2 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.71%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Finance
5 2 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (48.57%) .NET
2 67 (47.86%) HTML
3 66 (47.14%) CSS
4 35 (25.00%) WPF
5 30 (21.43%) Laravel
6 27 (19.29%) HTML5
7 20 (14.29%) Sass
8 18 (12.86%) jQuery
9 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
10 14 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
10 14 (10.00%) Symfony
11 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (7.86%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.14%) Spring
14 8 (5.71%) CakePHP
14 8 (5.71%) Compass CSS Framework
15 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (5.00%) React
16 6 (4.29%) CSS3
16 6 (4.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.29%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.57%) User Experience
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.14%) Replication
7 2 (1.43%) iPad
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) BBC
8 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.71%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) Android
1 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.29%) E-Commerce
3 32 (22.86%) OO
4 30 (21.43%) SDLC
5 28 (20.00%) TDD
6 27 (19.29%) Microservices
7 26 (18.57%) MVC
7 26 (18.57%) SOLID
8 20 (14.29%) Line Management
9 19 (13.57%) Mentoring
10 16 (11.43%) OO PHP
11 13 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (9.29%) Test Automation
12 12 (8.57%) Open Source
13 10 (7.14%) Analytics
13 10 (7.14%) Mobile First
13 10 (7.14%) Web Design
13 10 (7.14%) Web Development
14 9 (6.43%) SEO
15 8 (5.71%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.43%) C#
1 58 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 45 (32.14%) PHP
3 41 (29.29%) SQL
4 18 (12.86%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.00%) Java
6 10 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.57%) C++
8 4 (2.86%) C
9 3 (2.14%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.43%) Erlang
10 2 (1.43%) ES6
10 2 (1.43%) Go
10 2 (1.43%) Haskell
10 2 (1.43%) Ruby
10 2 (1.43%) Scala
10 2 (1.43%) VB
10 2 (1.43%) XPath
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) Google
1 14 (10.00%) Zend
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.86%) Twitter
4 3 (2.14%) Telerik
5 1 (0.71%) BMC
5 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.71%) IDERA
5 1 (0.71%) Nintex
5 1 (0.71%) Remedy
5 1 (0.71%) Tableau