The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halesowen 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 83.33% - 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 83.33% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 Halesowen 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
Halesowen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 100.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £32,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

Developer
Salary Trend in Halesowen

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

Developer Salary Trend in Halesowen

Developer
Salary Histogram in Halesowen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Halesowen region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halesowen

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) Flash Games
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Flash Games
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft