Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Thames Valley during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Developer
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3570 4013 4179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 29.25% 25.55% 23.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.46% 26.52% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3218 3829 3914
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. 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
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11722 15131 17412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 96.03% 96.32% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9587 12384 13463
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £69,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the Thames Valley

Developer
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Developer in the Thames Valley

Developer
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in the Thames Valley

Developer
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Berkshire 0 1584 £45,000 - 111
Oxfordshire 0 1055 £42,500 -10.53% 86
Buckinghamshire 0 946 £45,000 +5.88% 56
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Thames Valley region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1769 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 1590 (44.54%) HTML
3 1511 (42.32%) C#
4 1477 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
5 1475 (41.32%) CSS
6 1461 (40.92%) .NET
7 1106 (30.98%) SQL
8 1072 (30.03%) Java
9 970 (27.17%) SQL Server
10 965 (27.03%) ASP.NET
11 954 (26.72%) MVC
12 855 (23.95%) AngularJS
13 781 (21.88%) jQuery
14 763 (21.37%) TDD
15 618 (17.31%) Microsoft
16 588 (16.47%) Degree
17 578 (16.19%) Web Development
18 567 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
19 555 (15.55%) Web Services
20 519 (14.54%) Scrum
21 499 (13.98%) HTML5
22 486 (13.61%) Git (software)
23 447 (12.52%) OO
24 441 (12.35%) Software Engineering
25 418 (11.71%) Spring
26 408 (11.43%) Linux
27 405 (11.34%) XML
28 396 (11.09%) Finance
29 388 (10.87%) PHP
30 386 (10.81%) C++

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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
1 200 (5.60%) CMS
2 114 (3.19%) Drupal
3 89 (2.49%) IIS
4 85 (2.38%) JBoss
5 84 (2.35%) WordPress
6 81 (2.27%) Apache
7 80 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
8 69 (1.93%) Tomcat
9 48 (1.34%) SharePoint
10 44 (1.23%) Umbraco
11 41 (1.15%) EPiServer
11 41 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 38 (1.06%) WebLogic
13 33 (0.92%) nginx
14 23 (0.64%) WebSphere
15 21 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.50%) Confluence
16 18 (0.50%) Kentico
16 18 (0.50%) uWSGI
17 16 (0.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 60 (1.68%) Photoshop
2 28 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 19 (0.53%) InVision
6 16 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (0.28%) Chatbot
9 7 (0.20%) InDesign
10 5 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.14%) GIMP
11 3 (0.084%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (0.084%) PaintShop Pro
12 2 (0.056%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.028%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (0.62%) Magento
3 9 (0.25%) Oracle BRM
4 7 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.11%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.084%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.056%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.056%) Cerner Millennium
8 2 (0.056%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.028%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.028%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.028%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.028%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.028%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.028%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 220 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 208 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (3.14%) SaaS
4 48 (1.34%) GitHub
5 33 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
7 16 (0.45%) Office 365
8 14 (0.39%) Force.com
9 9 (0.25%) Akamai
9 9 (0.25%) PaaS
10 7 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.20%) IaaS
11 6 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (0.17%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.11%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.084%) Heroku
14 2 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.056%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 124 (3.47%) HTTP
2 100 (2.80%) Internet
3 28 (0.78%) DNS
4 27 (0.76%) AMQP
5 24 (0.67%) Intranet
6 21 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.45%) ZigBee
8 7 (0.20%) Firewall
8 7 (0.20%) Wireless
9 6 (0.17%) Extranet
10 5 (0.14%) 3G
10 5 (0.14%) 4G
10 5 (0.14%) Broadband
10 5 (0.14%) LTE
10 5 (0.14%) Skype
10 5 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.11%) SSH
12 3 (0.084%) SMS
12 3 (0.084%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 970 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 306 (8.57%) MySQL
3 234 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 153 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 148 (4.15%) MongoDB
6 121 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 111 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 109 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
9 103 (2.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 97 (2.72%) Big Data
11 85 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 71 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
13 65 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
14 63 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
15 62 (1.74%) QlikView
16 54 (1.51%) Power BI
17 50 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
18 46 (1.29%) Hadoop
19 43 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
20 42 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 486 (13.61%) Git (software)
2 288 (8.07%) Visual Studio
3 201 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 174 (4.87%) Subversion
5 161 (4.51%) Jenkins
6 138 (3.87%) JIRA
7 123 (3.45%) Maven
8 78 (2.18%) JUnit
9 75 (2.10%) gulp
10 61 (1.71%) Eclipse
11 60 (1.68%) Selenium
12 49 (1.37%) Grunt
13 48 (1.34%) NUnit
14 45 (1.26%) TeamCity
15 29 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
16 27 (0.76%) Jasmine
17 24 (0.67%) Gradle
17 24 (0.67%) MSTest
17 24 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
17 24 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 396 (11.09%) Finance
2 190 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 181 (5.07%) Marketing
4 85 (2.38%) Advertising
5 79 (2.21%) Games
6 75 (2.10%) Electronics
7 68 (1.90%) Banking
8 63 (1.76%) Publishing
9 57 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 55 (1.54%) Retail
11 33 (0.92%) Automotive
12 21 (0.59%) Billing
12 21 (0.59%) Legal
13 19 (0.53%) Back Office
14 17 (0.48%) Music Industry
15 16 (0.45%) Law
16 9 (0.25%) Local Government
17 7 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.17%) German Language
18 6 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1590 (44.54%) HTML
2 1475 (41.32%) CSS
3 1461 (40.92%) .NET
4 965 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 855 (23.95%) AngularJS
6 781 (21.88%) jQuery
7 567 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 555 (15.55%) Web Services
9 499 (13.98%) HTML5
10 418 (11.71%) Spring
11 405 (11.34%) XML
12 327 (9.16%) Ajax
13 320 (8.96%) RESTful
14 319 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 319 (8.94%) CSS3
15 312 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 294 (8.24%) .NET Framework
17 266 (7.45%) Node.js
18 236 (6.61%) React
19 224 (6.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 362 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 298 (8.35%) Greenfield Project
3 223 (6.25%) User Experience
4 207 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 153 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 82 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 70 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 54 (1.51%) Social Media
9 48 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 46 (1.29%) iPad
11 38 (1.06%) Fintech
12 36 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 22 (0.62%) Tandem
14 18 (0.50%) BBC
14 18 (0.50%) Management Information System
15 15 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
16 13 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.31%) PMI
18 10 (0.28%) NHS
18 10 (0.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 408 (11.43%) Linux
2 314 (8.80%) Windows
3 198 (5.55%) Android
4 128 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 45 (1.26%) Unix
6 43 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 38 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 34 (0.95%) Mac OS
9 27 (0.76%) CentOS
9 27 (0.76%) VxWorks
10 22 (0.62%) Debian
11 15 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
12 10 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.25%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.084%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1477 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 954 (26.72%) MVC
3 763 (21.37%) TDD
4 578 (16.19%) Web Development
5 519 (14.54%) Scrum
6 447 (12.52%) OO
7 441 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 359 (10.06%) BDD
9 356 (9.97%) Front End Development
10 331 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
11 287 (8.04%) SDLC
12 250 (7.00%) Unit Testing
13 231 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
14 221 (6.19%) Web Application Development
15 187 (5.24%) E-Commerce
16 171 (4.79%) Mentoring
16 171 (4.79%) OOP
17 143 (4.01%) Microservices
18 136 (3.81%) Data Modelling
19 135 (3.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1769 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 1511 (42.32%) C#
3 1106 (30.98%) SQL
4 1072 (30.03%) Java
5 388 (10.87%) PHP
6 386 (10.81%) C++
7 315 (8.82%) Python
8 231 (6.47%) T-SQL
9 173 (4.85%) VB.NET
10 165 (4.62%) C
11 111 (3.11%) Ruby
12 96 (2.69%) TypeScript
13 69 (1.93%) Perl
14 66 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.65%) Scala
16 46 (1.29%) Objective-C
17 36 (1.01%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.01%) VB
18 33 (0.92%) Shell Script
19 32 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 588 (16.47%) Degree
2 191 (5.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 72 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.84%) PhD
5 29 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 11 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.28%) MCP
12 8 (0.22%) MCPD
13 7 (0.20%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.14%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.14%) MCSD
15 4 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.084%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.084%) ISEB
17 2 (0.056%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (2.27%) QA
2 13 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.084%) WCAG
5 2 (0.056%) IFRS
5 2 (0.056%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.056%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.056%) WAI
6 1 (0.028%) GAMP
6 1 (0.028%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.028%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.028%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 101 (2.83%) Docker
2 29 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.22%) Firmware
6 5 (0.14%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.11%) HDFS
8 2 (0.056%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.028%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 82 (2.30%) Ansible
2 32 (0.90%) Puppet
3 12 (0.34%) Terraform
4 9 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.17%) Packer
6 5 (0.14%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.11%) cPanel
7 4 (0.11%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.056%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.056%) rkt
8 2 (0.056%) Salt
9 1 (0.028%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 618 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 267 (7.48%) Oracle
3 101 (2.83%) SAP
4 60 (1.68%) Zend
5 58 (1.62%) Google
6 46 (1.29%) Sitecore
7 42 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 41 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 41 (1.15%) Tableau
9 40 (1.12%) Cognos
10 39 (1.09%) Adobe
11 37 (1.04%) VMware
12 30 (0.84%) Telerik
13 29 (0.81%) Talend
14 25 (0.70%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.53%) IBM
15 19 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
16 15 (0.42%) Facebook
17 14 (0.39%) Apple
18 13 (0.36%) ESRI
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £39000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Highly competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 11 hours ago