Period
to 25 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 149 136 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 23.76% 31.34% 45.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 32.08% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 122 129 322
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,094 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.37% +12.31%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 596 424 550
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 97.70% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 415 338 513
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,047 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.13% +1.46% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,438 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,895 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 +4 59 £40,000 - 34
Malvern 0 48 £39,000 -13.33% 16
Redditch 0 25 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bromsgrove -2 13 £60,000 +71.43% 6
Kidderminster -7 2 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Droitwich - 1 £37,500 - 1
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Worcestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 74 (49.66%) JavaScript
2 58 (38.93%) C#
3 57 (38.26%) .NET
4 54 (36.24%) PHP
5 41 (27.52%) HTML
6 40 (26.85%) CSS
7 39 (26.17%) SDLC
8 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (24.16%) MySQL
10 35 (23.49%) ASP.NET
10 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (22.15%) Scrum
11 33 (22.15%) SQL
11 33 (22.15%) SQL Server
12 32 (21.48%) OO
12 32 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (20.13%) Security Cleared
13 30 (20.13%) Git (software)
14 29 (19.46%) SC Cleared
15 25 (16.78%) OO PHP
16 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
16 24 (16.11%) jQuery
17 23 (15.44%) UML
18 20 (13.42%) TDD
19 19 (12.75%) Web Development
20 17 (11.41%) Laravel
21 16 (10.74%) Sass
22 15 (10.07%) Docker
22 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
22 15 (10.07%) MVC

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 9 (6.04%) WordPress
2 3 (2.01%) Confluence
2 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.34%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) Drupal
4 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Sage CRM
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.01%) OPENHousing
4 2 (1.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) Azure
2 8 (5.37%) AWS
3 7 (4.70%) Power Platform
3 7 (4.70%) SaaS
4 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Flow
4 3 (2.01%) Office 365
4 3 (2.01%) PowerApps
5 2 (1.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) LAN
1 1 (0.67%) SMTP
1 1 (0.67%) SNMP
1 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.16%) MySQL
2 33 (22.15%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.70%) MariaDB
4 7 (4.70%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.68%) Power BI
6 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.01%) OLAP
7 3 (2.01%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (2.01%) OLTP
8 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.34%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 30 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.70%) JIRA
3 6 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.34%) Gradle
6 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.34%) Maven
6 2 (1.34%) Selenium
6 2 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) NUnit
7 1 (0.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (6.71%) Finance
2 6 (4.03%) Advertising
2 6 (4.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.01%) Automotive
3 3 (2.01%) Social Housing
4 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (38.26%) .NET
2 41 (27.52%) HTML
3 40 (26.85%) CSS
4 35 (23.49%) ASP.NET
5 24 (16.11%) jQuery
6 17 (11.41%) Laravel
7 16 (10.74%) Sass
8 13 (8.72%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (8.05%) AngularJS
9 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (8.05%) HTML5
10 9 (6.04%) .NET Core
10 9 (6.04%) .NET Framework
10 9 (6.04%) React
11 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.37%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (5.37%) Web Services
12 7 (4.70%) Ajax
12 7 (4.70%) Kendo UI
13 6 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) Cyberattack
3 5 (3.36%) User Experience
4 3 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.67%) Life Science
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.67%) Robotics
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.03%) Windows
2 3 (2.01%) Linux
3 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000
3 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.34%) Windows NT
3 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.67%) Android
4 1 (0.67%) Solaris
4 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.17%) SDLC
2 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.15%) Scrum
4 32 (21.48%) OO
4 32 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (16.78%) OO PHP
6 23 (15.44%) UML
7 20 (13.42%) TDD
8 19 (12.75%) Web Development
9 15 (10.07%) Analytical Thinking
9 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.07%) MVC
10 12 (8.05%) Creative Thinking
11 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.04%) OOP
12 8 (5.37%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
14 6 (4.03%) DevOps
14 6 (4.03%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.66%) JavaScript
2 58 (38.93%) C#
3 54 (36.24%) PHP
4 33 (22.15%) SQL
5 13 (8.72%) C++
6 8 (5.37%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.03%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.36%) Java
8 5 (3.36%) Python
9 4 (2.68%) C
9 4 (2.68%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.68%) VB
9 4 (2.68%) VB6
10 1 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.67%) ES6
10 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (20.13%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.46%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.37%) Degree
4 2 (1.34%) MCPD
4 2 (1.34%) MCSA
4 2 (1.34%) MCSD
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.40%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.07%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Ansible
1 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.04%) Oracle
3 5 (3.36%) Sage
3 5 (3.36%) Zend
4 4 (2.68%) Fujitsu
5 3 (2.01%) Capita
5 3 (2.01%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.34%) Cognos
6 2 (1.34%) SAP
6 2 (1.34%) Spotify