The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 23 4
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 40 9 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.94% 4.27% 18.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.74% 4.89% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 43
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 184 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 96.34% 87.20% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 109 184
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
England

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (46.67%) RPG
1 28 (46.67%) AS400
1 28 (46.67%) RPG IV
2 17 (28.33%) HTML
2 17 (28.33%) CSS
3 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) jQuery
4 11 (18.33%) .NET
5 10 (16.67%) Marketing
6 9 (15.00%) SQL
6 9 (15.00%) C#
6 9 (15.00%) OO
7 8 (13.33%) Linux
7 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.33%) PHP
7 8 (13.33%) MySQL
7 8 (13.33%) NHS
7 8 (13.33%) BBC
7 8 (13.33%) WF
7 8 (13.33%) Online Marketing
7 8 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.67%) Web Services
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.67%) Java
10 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.67%) QlikView
10 4 (6.67%) Windows
11 3 (5.00%) CMS
11 3 (5.00%) LINQ

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.33%) Ant
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 10 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Automotive
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) HTML
1 17 (28.33%) CSS
2 16 (26.67%) jQuery
3 11 (18.33%) .NET
4 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.33%) WF
5 7 (11.67%) Web Services
6 3 (5.00%) LINQ
6 3 (5.00%) WCF
6 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (5.00%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (3.33%) BAPI
7 2 (3.33%) JSP
7 2 (3.33%) J2EE
7 2 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (3.33%) REST
7 2 (3.33%) CSS3
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) AS400
2 8 (13.33%) NHS
2 8 (13.33%) BBC
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) OO
2 8 (13.33%) Online Marketing
2 8 (13.33%) OO PHP
3 3 (5.00%) Web Development
4 2 (3.33%) MVC
4 2 (3.33%) ERP
4 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (1.67%) BPEL
5 1 (1.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (1.67%) CRM
5 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.67%) UML
5 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.67%) B2B
5 1 (1.67%) OOD
5 1 (1.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) RPG
1 28 (46.67%) RPG IV
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) C#
4 8 (13.33%) PHP
5 4 (6.67%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) SAPscript
6 2 (3.33%) ABAP
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.67%) Basel II
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) Alterian
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
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