The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 36.21% 20.00% 79.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.21% 20.00% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £33,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lichfield 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
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 23
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Developer
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Developer Salary Trend in Lichfield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 26 (70.27%) CSS
3 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
4 23 (62.16%) .NET
5 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
6 19 (51.35%) SQL
6 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (48.65%) VB.NET
8 15 (40.54%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) MySQL
9 12 (32.43%) PHP
9 12 (32.43%) C#
10 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
10 11 (29.73%) HTML5
11 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
12 9 (24.32%) PHP5
12 9 (24.32%) CSS3
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.62%) OO
14 7 (18.92%) MVC
14 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
14 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
14 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (16.22%) Ajax
15 6 (16.22%) SaaS
15 6 (16.22%) C++
16 5 (13.51%) OOP
16 5 (13.51%) CMS
16 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
16 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) MySQL
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.41%) DTS
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) MS Access
7 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 26 (70.27%) CSS
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
5 15 (40.54%) jQuery
6 11 (29.73%) HTML5
7 9 (24.32%) CSS3
8 6 (16.22%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (8.11%) SOAP
10 3 (8.11%) Web Services
10 3 (8.11%) XML
11 2 (5.41%) EDI
11 2 (5.41%) LAMP
11 2 (5.41%) MDX
11 2 (5.41%) WCF
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.70%) Symfony
12 1 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) SCADA
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) OO
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) MVC
3 5 (13.51%) OOP
3 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) Web Development
3 5 (13.51%) Refactoring
3 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.51%) People Management
4 2 (5.41%) ETL
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) OOD
5 1 (2.70%) SOA
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) VB.NET
4 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 12 (32.43%) C#
5 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
6 9 (24.32%) PHP5
7 6 (16.22%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) VB
8 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.41%) C
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
1 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
1 2 (5.41%) Perforce
2 1 (2.70%) Zend