The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 25 24
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 2.04% 4.40% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 4.55% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +2.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 308 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 92.35% 96.86% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 132 226 115
Median salary £40,250 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Telford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Telford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Telford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Telford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Telford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) OO

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
1 2 (28.57%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com