Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Software Developer
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 58 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.54% 13.33% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 13.58% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 60 16
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% -6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £33,875 £26,700 £21,625
90th Percentile £42,375 £45,000 £46,875
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.41%

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 333 427 387
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 98.16% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 277 379 326
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,400 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £56,875
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,571 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.95% +12.86% -4.11%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) WPF
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) SOLID
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) Telerik
8 1 (8.33%) Subversion
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (8.33%) EDI
8 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) BDD

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) WPF
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) EDI
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
4 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Microservices
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) SOLID
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Telerik