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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 13 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.47% 12.22% 18.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.86% 12.43% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 18
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
146 177 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 87.95% 98.33% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 94 132 111
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,000
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 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) CSS
3 11 (27.50%) WordPress
4 10 (25.00%) Web Design
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Adobe
7 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Retail
7 5 (12.50%) HTML5
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (10.00%) C#
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Finance
9 3 (7.50%) DevOps
9 3 (7.50%) UniData
9 3 (7.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) SQL
9 3 (7.50%) Linux
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services
9 3 (7.50%) Windows
9 3 (7.50%) JSON
9 3 (7.50%) Marketing
10 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (27.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) UniData
2 2 (5.00%) QlikView
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) DataStage
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) PeopleTools
2 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 4 (10.00%) Ajax
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
6 3 (7.50%) JSON
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Underscore.js
7 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) CSS3
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.50%) J2EE
8 1 (2.50%) EJB
8 1 (2.50%) SOAP
8 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Web Design
2 5 (12.50%) MVC
2 5 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) OO
5 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.00%) OOP
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) TDD
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) ETL
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) C
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.50%) SQR
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) OCP
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
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