The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 95 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Magento 20 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.40% 0.069%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.42% 2.55% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
149 274 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.21% 15.76% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 121 215 155
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Magento
West Midlands

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Magento across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Magento
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Magento across the Birmingham region.

Magento Salary Trend in Birmingham

Magento
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Magento across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Magento Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Magento also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Magento.

1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
2 24 (92.31%) MySQL
3 20 (76.92%) jQuery
4 19 (73.08%) WordPress
5 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
6 17 (65.38%) Zend
7 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
8 13 (50.00%) CMS
9 12 (46.15%) HTML5
10 11 (42.31%) OO
11 10 (38.46%) CSS3
12 8 (30.77%) Zend Framework
12 8 (30.77%) Drupal
13 7 (26.92%) Web Development
13 7 (26.92%) SEO
13 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
14 6 (23.08%) MVC
14 6 (23.08%) Apache
14 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
14 6 (23.08%) XHTML
14 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (23.08%) Content Management
14 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
15 5 (19.23%) Yii
15 5 (19.23%) Joomla!
15 5 (19.23%) PHP5
15 5 (19.23%) OOP
16 4 (15.38%) Open Source

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Magento also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (73.08%) WordPress
2 13 (50.00%) CMS
3 8 (30.77%) Drupal
4 6 (23.08%) Apache
5 5 (19.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) PHP Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
1 24 (92.31%) CSS
2 20 (76.92%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) CSS3
5 8 (30.77%) Zend Framework
6 6 (23.08%) XHTML
7 5 (19.23%) Yii
8 3 (11.54%) REST
8 3 (11.54%) LAMP
8 3 (11.54%) Flash
8 3 (11.54%) SOAP
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Xbox
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 11 (42.31%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
3 7 (26.92%) SEO
3 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Content Management
5 5 (19.23%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) PHP5
4 3 (11.54%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Zend
2 3 (11.54%) Facebook
2 3 (11.54%) Sony
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe