The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 3 months to 24 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 2.63% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76 108 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 100.00% 97.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 92 80
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Wolverhampton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Wolverhampton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Wolverhampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Django
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
5 1 (14.29%) Smart Home

Software 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 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA