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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 91 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Magento 24 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.25% 0.45% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.72% 3.95% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 13
Average salary £25,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
247 228 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.87% 11.36% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 207 179 184
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £39,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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 23 July 2014.

Magento Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (84.09%) MySQL
3 34 (77.27%) CSS
3 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 34 (77.27%) WordPress
4 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 26 (59.09%) jQuery
5 26 (59.09%) CMS
6 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
7 19 (43.18%) E-Commerce
7 19 (43.18%) Web Development
8 18 (40.91%) SEO
9 17 (38.64%) Zend
10 16 (36.36%) Joomla!
10 16 (36.36%) Photoshop
11 15 (34.09%) OO
12 13 (29.55%) Open Source
13 12 (27.27%) Drupal
14 11 (25.00%) WebTrends
14 11 (25.00%) User Experience Design
15 10 (22.73%) XHTML
16 9 (20.45%) CRM
16 9 (20.45%) HTML5
16 9 (20.45%) Social Media
17 8 (18.18%) CSS3
17 8 (18.18%) Analytics
18 7 (15.91%) OO PHP
18 7 (15.91%) PHP5
18 7 (15.91%) Content Management
19 6 (13.64%) Ruby

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (77.27%) WordPress
2 26 (59.09%) CMS
3 16 (36.36%) Joomla!
4 12 (27.27%) Drupal
5 5 (11.36%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.64%) Retail
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 22 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.91%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Junior
4 6 (13.64%) Junior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.27%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Resourcer
7 1 (2.27%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 1 (2.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) CSS
1 34 (77.27%) HTML
2 26 (59.09%) jQuery
3 10 (22.73%) XHTML
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
5 8 (18.18%) CSS3
6 6 (13.64%) Zend Framework
7 4 (9.09%) Symfony
7 4 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (6.82%) LAMP
8 3 (6.82%) SOAP
8 3 (6.82%) Web Services
8 3 (6.82%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) Flash
8 3 (6.82%) Yii
8 3 (6.82%) REST
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Social Media
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.82%) Xbox
5 2 (4.55%) Blog
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) E-Commerce
1 19 (43.18%) Web Development
2 18 (40.91%) SEO
3 15 (34.09%) OO
4 11 (25.00%) User Experience Design
5 9 (20.45%) CRM
6 8 (18.18%) Analytics
7 7 (15.91%) Content Management
7 7 (15.91%) OO PHP
8 6 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.36%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) OOP
11 2 (4.55%) Android Development
11 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
12 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (2.27%) Web Design
12 1 (2.27%) OOD
12 1 (2.27%) TDD
12 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) PHP5
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) C#
6 4 (9.09%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Zend
2 3 (6.82%) Facebook
2 3 (6.82%) Sony
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft