Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 209 162 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 41.47% 34.54% 49.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.39% 35.37% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 221 205 238
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,963
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 493 458 498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.82% 97.65% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 442 439 452
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Worcestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Worcestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Salary histogram for Developer in Worcestershire

Developer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +2 77 £35,000 -15.66% 5
Redditch 0 46 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Bromsgrove 0 27 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Kidderminster +3 22 £32,500 -7.14%
Malvern -2 13 £34,000 -2.86% 2
Droitwich +3 8 £41,500 +10.67%
Evesham 0 7 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Pershore - 1 £34,000 -
Developer
West Midlands

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

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 Worcestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 150 (71.77%) JavaScript
2 112 (53.59%) HTML
2 112 (53.59%) .NET
3 107 (51.20%) C#
4 102 (48.80%) CSS
5 95 (45.45%) MVC
6 90 (43.06%) ASP.NET
7 82 (39.23%) SQL
8 72 (34.45%) AngularJS
9 70 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (32.54%) jQuery
11 64 (30.62%) Web Development
11 64 (30.62%) PHP
12 54 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 53 (25.36%) MySQL
14 49 (23.44%) SQL Server
14 49 (23.44%) HTML5
14 49 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (22.97%) Visual Studio
16 30 (14.35%) Linux
17 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
18 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
18 26 (12.44%) .NET Framework
19 25 (11.96%) Git (software)
19 25 (11.96%) OO
19 25 (11.96%) Java
19 25 (11.96%) Greenfield Project
20 24 (11.48%) Entity Framework
20 24 (11.48%) CSS3
21 23 (11.00%) Mobile App

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (5.74%) Apache
2 7 (3.35%) CMS
2 7 (3.35%) WordPress
3 5 (2.39%) JBoss
3 5 (2.39%) nginx
3 5 (2.39%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.91%) Drupal
4 4 (1.91%) GlassFish
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (7.66%) Magento
2 4 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.53%) SaaS
2 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) DNS
1 2 (0.96%) HTTP
1 2 (0.96%) Internet
1 2 (0.96%) SMTP
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (25.36%) MySQL
2 49 (23.44%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.13%) Power BI
4 15 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.74%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.74%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.31%) DocumentDB
8 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.91%) Big Data
11 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.96%) phpMyAdmin
12 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.48%) QlikView
13 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (22.97%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.35%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (3.35%) Selenium
3 7 (3.35%) Xcode
4 5 (2.39%) gulp
5 4 (1.91%) MorphX
6 3 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.44%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.96%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.96%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.48%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.48%) jMock
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
8 1 (0.48%) Maven
8 1 (0.48%) Mockito
8 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 16 (7.66%) Finance
2 9 (4.31%) Marketing
3 8 (3.83%) Retail
4 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.91%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (53.59%) .NET
1 112 (53.59%) HTML
2 102 (48.80%) CSS
3 90 (43.06%) ASP.NET
4 72 (34.45%) AngularJS
5 68 (32.54%) jQuery
6 54 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (23.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 49 (23.44%) HTML5
8 26 (12.44%) .NET Framework
9 24 (11.48%) CSS3
9 24 (11.48%) Entity Framework
10 21 (10.05%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (10.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (8.61%) Sass
11 18 (8.61%) Web Services
12 17 (8.13%) .NET Core
13 16 (7.66%) LAMP
14 14 (6.70%) JSON
15 13 (6.22%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.96%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (11.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.78%) User Experience
4 8 (3.83%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.35%) iPad
5 7 (3.35%) Social Media
6 6 (2.87%) Replication
7 5 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.48%) iPhone
10 1 (0.48%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.35%) Linux
2 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.96%) Android
3 2 (0.96%) CentOS
3 2 (0.96%) Debian
4 1 (0.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (45.45%) MVC
2 70 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (30.62%) Web Development
4 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
5 25 (11.96%) OO
6 23 (11.00%) Front End Development
7 22 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.13%) Mobile Development
8 17 (8.13%) SDLC
9 16 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (7.66%) Logistics
9 16 (7.66%) Microservices
10 15 (7.18%) TDD
11 12 (5.74%) Web Application Development
12 10 (4.78%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.78%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.31%) CQRS
13 9 (4.31%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (4.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 150 (71.77%) JavaScript
2 107 (51.20%) C#
3 82 (39.23%) SQL
4 64 (30.62%) PHP
5 25 (11.96%) Java
6 20 (9.57%) T-SQL
7 16 (7.66%) VB.NET
8 11 (5.26%) C++
9 7 (3.35%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.35%) VB
9 7 (3.35%) VB6
10 6 (2.87%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.91%) C
11 4 (1.91%) Perl
11 4 (1.91%) Python
11 4 (1.91%) X++
11 4 (1.91%) XPath
12 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.96%) Ruby
13 1 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (6.70%) Degree
2 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.44%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.87%) Zend
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle
5 2 (0.96%) Adobe
5 2 (0.96%) Google
5 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.96%) SAP