The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 133 88 115
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +27
Permanent jobs citing Magento 6 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 1.58% 0.62%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.92% 13.57% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 11
Average salary £37,500 £27,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -14.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
Magento
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
122 221 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.05% 11.65% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 91 186 170
Average salary £55,000 £44,800 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.76% -18.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £25,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Magento Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) PHP
2 16 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (75.00%) Linux
4 14 (70.00%) MySQL
5 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 13 (65.00%) HTML
6 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) OOP
8 8 (40.00%) jQuery
9 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
10 6 (30.00%) Apache
11 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 4 (20.00%) Zend
12 4 (20.00%) Zend Framework
12 4 (20.00%) WordPress
12 4 (20.00%) CMS
13 3 (15.00%) Scrum
13 3 (15.00%) VMware
13 3 (15.00%) Retail
13 3 (15.00%) Web Development
13 3 (15.00%) VAX
13 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
13 3 (15.00%) Marketing
13 3 (15.00%) UNIX
13 3 (15.00%) Windows

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (20.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) InDesign
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Magento Developer
3 3 (15.00%) ICT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Development
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) Symfony
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) Flash
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) VAX
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Server Building
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) PHP
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Zend
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) ATG
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
4 1 (5.00%) Marketo
4 1 (5.00%) HubSpot
4 1 (5.00%) New Relic
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft