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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 17 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.84% 22.06% 11.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.02% 24.00% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 20
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 125 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.25% 91.91% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 131 71 204
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Developer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
2 13 (39.39%) jQuery
3 11 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) XML
4 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 9 (27.27%) .NET
5 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 6 (18.18%) Web Development
6 6 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 6 (18.18%) MySQL
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) Subversion
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (15.15%) C#
7 5 (15.15%) PHP
7 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
7 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 5 (15.15%) Flash
7 5 (15.15%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
2 3 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.03%) Maya
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SAP BI
6 1 (3.03%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Liquibase
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
2 13 (39.39%) jQuery
3 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.15%) Flash
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Middleware
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) MDX
8 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Graphic Design
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.12%) AS400
4 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
4 5 (15.15%) OO
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) OOP
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) PHP
2 5 (15.15%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.12%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) RPG
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) ABAP
5 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (6.06%) Cognos
2 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.03%) hybris
Midlands
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago