The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.95% 1.89% 14.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 1.91% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 40
Median salary £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 266 314 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 98.15% 99.05% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 249 292 252
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,596 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Worcestershire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Worcestershire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Worcestershire

Software 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 Software Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch 0 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Droitwich - 2 £31,250 -
Kidderminster - 2 £36,500 -
Evesham - 1 £37,000 - 1
Software Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Worcestershire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
6 11 (39.29%) CSS
7 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 10 (35.71%) MVC
8 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) Android
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.86%) SaaS
10 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.86%) Web Development
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) Magento
11 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.29%) SDLC
12 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (10.71%) HTML5
12 3 (10.71%) Time Management
12 3 (10.71%) Degree

Software 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 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) XML
9 2 (7.14%) Angular 2
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
9 2 (7.14%) Node.js
10 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.57%) CSS3
10 1 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCSD
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago