Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Developer
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 77 52 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 32.77% 22.71% 46.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.05% 23.53% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 76 65 113
Worcester median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,000 £55,000 £47,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester. 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
Worcester
Permanent vacancies in Worcester with a recognized job title 233 221 247
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.15% 96.51% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 215 207 229
Worcester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,550 £24,835
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £49,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Worcester

Developer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Developer in Worcester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Worcester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Worcester

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Worcester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 53 (68.83%) JavaScript
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
3 35 (45.45%) PHP
3 35 (45.45%) CSS
4 34 (44.16%) MySQL
5 31 (40.26%) Web Development
6 28 (36.36%) .NET
7 26 (33.77%) MVC
8 21 (27.27%) Linux
8 21 (27.27%) jQuery
9 19 (24.68%) C#
10 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
10 18 (23.38%) AngularJS
11 17 (22.08%) SQL
12 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.48%) LAMP
13 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
14 12 (15.58%) Apache
14 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (14.29%) Finance
16 10 (12.99%) Java
17 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
17 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (10.39%) Web Services
19 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
19 7 (9.09%) SDLC
20 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
20 6 (7.79%) Mobile Application Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 12 (15.58%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) CMS
2 6 (7.79%) WordPress
3 4 (5.19%) GlassFish
3 4 (5.19%) JBoss
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.90%) Drupal
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) DNS
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
1 2 (2.60%) SMTP
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) MySQL
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) Power BI
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.60%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.19%) MorphX
3 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) WebLogic Workshop
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.60%) Xdebug
5 1 (1.30%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) HTML
2 35 (45.45%) CSS
3 28 (36.36%) .NET
4 21 (27.27%) jQuery
5 18 (23.38%) AngularJS
5 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
6 15 (19.48%) LAMP
7 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.39%) Web Services
10 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.79%) Ember.js
11 6 (7.79%) HTML5
11 6 (7.79%) LESS
11 6 (7.79%) Sass
12 5 (6.49%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.49%) Spring
13 4 (5.19%) Java EE
13 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (7.79%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) CentOS
2 2 (2.60%) Debian
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Web Development
2 26 (33.77%) MVC
3 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
4 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.09%) SDLC
6 6 (7.79%) Content Management
6 6 (7.79%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (7.79%) OO
6 6 (7.79%) Scrum
6 6 (7.79%) SOA
6 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.79%) TDD
6 6 (7.79%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.49%) ERP
7 5 (6.49%) Line Management
7 5 (6.49%) OOP
7 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 3 (3.90%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) JavaScript
2 35 (45.45%) PHP
3 19 (24.68%) C#
4 17 (22.08%) SQL
5 10 (12.99%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.19%) X++
7 4 (5.19%) XPath
8 2 (2.60%) C
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) Python
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.60%) SAP