The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 33 24 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.25% 1.91% 10.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 1.97% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester. 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
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 152 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 99.35% 96.82% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 145 86
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Worcester

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Worcester

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcester

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

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Worcester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

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

1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
5 8 (57.14%) Internet
5 8 (57.14%) Time Management
5 8 (57.14%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) VB6
9 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Google
9 2 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) C++
9 2 (14.29%) C
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) VB
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) MCSD
9 2 (14.29%) Windows

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 2 (14.29%) UX Design
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) Lua
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCSD
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Google