Period
to 12 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 109 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 52.40% 19.91% 32.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.96% 20.47% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 110 44 72
Worcester median annual salary £41,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.68% +25.71% -17.65%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,250 £45,850
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 202 215 223
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.12% 97.29% 99.55%
Number of salaries quoted 194 163 206
Worcester median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.51% +8.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,535 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,000 £63,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.01% +6.43%

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 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Worcester

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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 60 (55.05%) .NET
2 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
3 42 (38.53%) CSS
4 41 (37.61%) PHP
4 41 (37.61%) HTML
5 39 (35.78%) C#
5 39 (35.78%) ASP.NET
6 38 (34.86%) MySQL
7 37 (33.94%) AWS
8 34 (31.19%) Scrum
9 33 (30.28%) OO
9 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (29.36%) OO PHP
11 29 (26.61%) KnockoutJS
11 29 (26.61%) Kendo UI
12 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
13 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
13 24 (22.02%) Azure
14 20 (18.35%) Degree
14 20 (18.35%) HND
15 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET Core
16 18 (16.51%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (16.51%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (14.68%) TDD
17 16 (14.68%) SQL
18 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
19 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
20 13 (11.93%) SDLC
21 11 (10.09%) .NET Core
22 9 (8.26%) VB.NET

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 6 (5.50%) Confluence
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) WordPress
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.94%) AWS
2 24 (22.02%) Azure
3 18 (16.51%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.59%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.83%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.86%) MySQL
2 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.51%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.75%) OLAP
8 3 (2.75%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.75%) OLTP
8 3 (2.75%) Power BI
9 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.83%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) JIRA
3 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.83%) Gradle
4 2 (1.83%) Maven
4 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 4 (3.67%) Automotive
2 3 (2.75%) Social Housing
3 2 (1.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.05%) .NET
2 42 (38.53%) CSS
3 41 (37.61%) HTML
4 39 (35.78%) ASP.NET
5 29 (26.61%) Kendo UI
5 29 (26.61%) KnockoutJS
6 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET Core
7 11 (10.09%) .NET Core
8 7 (6.42%) jQuery
8 7 (6.42%) RESTful
9 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.50%) Web Services
10 5 (4.59%) Ajax
10 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (4.59%) Entity Framework
11 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.75%) CSS3
11 3 (2.75%) HTML5
11 3 (2.75%) React
12 2 (1.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) User Experience
2 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.19%) Scrum
2 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) OO
3 32 (29.36%) OO PHP
4 16 (14.68%) TDD
5 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
6 13 (11.93%) SDLC
7 8 (7.34%) Web Development
8 6 (5.50%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.59%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
10 4 (3.67%) MVC
11 3 (2.75%) Analytical Thinking
11 3 (2.75%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.75%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (2.75%) ETL
11 3 (2.75%) Wireframes
12 2 (1.83%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 2 (1.83%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
2 41 (37.61%) PHP
3 39 (35.78%) C#
4 16 (14.68%) SQL
5 9 (8.26%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.67%) Java
8 3 (2.75%) C++
9 2 (1.83%) Python
9 2 (1.83%) VB
10 1 (0.92%) ES6
10 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Degree
1 20 (18.35%) HND
2 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Ansible
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Capita
4 2 (1.83%) Cognos
4 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Zend
5 1 (0.92%) F5