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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 24 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.46% 14.74% 15.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.24% 16.41% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
113 256 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.92% 89.82% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 181 135
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 23 (38.33%) CSS
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) AS400
3 19 (31.67%) RPG
3 19 (31.67%) RPG IV
4 17 (28.33%) jQuery
4 17 (28.33%) PHP
5 14 (23.33%) OO
6 13 (21.67%) HTML
7 11 (18.33%) CMS
7 11 (18.33%) OO PHP
8 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (15.00%) WordPress
9 8 (13.33%) BBC
9 8 (13.33%) NHS
9 8 (13.33%) .NET
9 8 (13.33%) MySQL
9 8 (13.33%) Linux
9 8 (13.33%) WF
9 8 (13.33%) Marketing
9 8 (13.33%) Online Marketing
10 7 (11.67%) QlikView
11 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (10.00%) Degree
11 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
11 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.33%) C#
12 5 (8.33%) SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (18.33%) CMS
2 9 (15.00%) WordPress
3 6 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) QlikView
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
2 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (1.67%) PeopleTools
General
1 8 (13.33%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) CSS
2 17 (28.33%) jQuery
3 13 (21.67%) HTML
4 8 (13.33%) .NET
4 8 (13.33%) WF
5 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
6 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (5.00%) Sass
6 3 (5.00%) OOCSS
6 3 (5.00%) WCF
7 2 (3.33%) LINQ
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.33%) JSTL
7 2 (3.33%) REST
7 2 (3.33%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) JSP
7 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
8 1 (1.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) AS400
2 8 (13.33%) BBC
2 8 (13.33%) NHS
3 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) OO
2 11 (18.33%) OO PHP
3 8 (13.33%) Online Marketing
4 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (5.00%) MVC
5 3 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (5.00%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (5.00%) Web Development
6 2 (3.33%) Logistics
6 2 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (1.67%) CRM
7 1 (1.67%) SOA
7 1 (1.67%) UML
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL
7 1 (1.67%) B2B
7 1 (1.67%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (1.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.67%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.67%) RPG
2 19 (31.67%) RPG IV
3 17 (28.33%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) C#
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (3.33%) C
6 2 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) ABAP
7 1 (1.67%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Alterian
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.67%) Google
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