Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Developer
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 57 74 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 36.31% 39.78% 33.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.54% 41.11% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 83
Wolverhampton median annual salary £36,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.87% -21.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £19,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 156 180 230
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.36% 96.77% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 133 160 188
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,000 £21,600
90th Percentile £60,500 £53,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wolverhampton over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wolverhampton

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 21 (36.84%) SOAP
3 21 (36.84%) User Experience
4 20 (35.09%) REST
4 20 (35.09%) Unit Testing
5 19 (33.33%) XML
6 17 (29.82%) SAML
6 17 (29.82%) Xcode
6 17 (29.82%) Objective-C
6 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (29.82%) Android
6 17 (29.82%) OAuth
6 17 (29.82%) JSON
6 17 (29.82%) Mobile App
6 17 (29.82%) Android SDK
6 17 (29.82%) Android Development
6 17 (29.82%) Android Studio
6 17 (29.82%) Apple Swift
7 16 (28.07%) Degree
7 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
8 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
8 14 (24.56%) .NET
9 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.81%) Apple iOS
9 13 (22.81%) iOS SDK
9 13 (22.81%) iOS Development
10 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 11 (19.30%) HTML

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (17.54%) Confluence
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) DNN
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) ATM
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) MySQL
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) OLAP
7 1 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.75%) Power BI
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Android Studio
1 17 (29.82%) Xcode
2 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Grunt
4 1 (1.75%) gulp
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Advertising
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) SOAP
2 20 (35.09%) REST
3 19 (33.33%) XML
4 17 (29.82%) Android SDK
4 17 (29.82%) JSON
4 17 (29.82%) OAuth
4 17 (29.82%) SAML
5 14 (24.56%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) iOS SDK
7 11 (19.30%) CSS
7 11 (19.30%) HTML
8 7 (12.28%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) Web Services
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.02%) Django
10 3 (5.26%) Apache Axis
10 3 (5.26%) Java EE
10 3 (5.26%) JDBC
10 3 (5.26%) Middleware
10 3 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) User Experience
2 17 (29.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Smart Home
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.26%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Android
2 13 (22.81%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.28%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Unit Testing
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Android Development
3 13 (22.81%) iOS Development
4 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.54%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) MVC
7 7 (12.28%) Data Transformation
8 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 5 (8.77%) Migration
9 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Web Development
10 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.26%) Content Management
11 3 (5.26%) CRM
11 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.26%) Scrum
11 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) Apple Swift
3 17 (29.82%) Objective-C
4 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.02%) C
7 4 (7.02%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin