Period
to 25 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 38 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Worcester 28.41% 16.74% 39.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.47% 16.89% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 69
Median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,094
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.56% -4.77%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,125 £49,000 £47,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.41% -1.33%

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 77 225 183
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 87.50% 99.12% 99.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 205 146
Median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,000 £24,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £53,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Worcester

Developer
Salary Trend in Worcester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Worcester.

Salary trend for Developer in Worcester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Worcester over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Worcester

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 18 (72.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (64.00%) Node.js
6 14 (56.00%) webpack
6 14 (56.00%) Redux
6 14 (56.00%) npm
7 7 (28.00%) React
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.00%) Web Development
9 4 (16.00%) Azure
10 3 (12.00%) JIRA
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.00%) MySQL
10 3 (12.00%) Java
10 3 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (8.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 2 (8.00%) C#
11 2 (8.00%) Servlets
11 2 (8.00%) SOAP
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server

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 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) npm
2 4 (16.00%) Azure
3 3 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (56.00%) webpack
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.00%) Gradle
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (64.00%) Node.js
4 14 (56.00%) Redux
5 7 (28.00%) React
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (16.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) Kanban
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Vision
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Groovy
4 1 (4.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle