The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 28.00% 34.78% 21.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.00% 40.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 100.00% 86.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 28
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Developer
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Developer Salary Trend in Dudley

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) VB6
3 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) VC++
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) Process Management
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) SCADA
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) J2EE
7 1 (11.11%) JSP
7 1 (11.11%) Delphi
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Process Management
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) VB
1 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
1 5 (55.56%) VB6
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VC++
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Delphi
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft