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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 26 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.98% 9.31% 22.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.97% 9.64% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 45
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
124 197 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 90.51% 96.57% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 85 155 168
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (39.13%) CSS
2 15 (32.61%) WordPress
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.91%) PHP
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 9 (19.57%) CMS
6 9 (19.57%) OO
7 7 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 6 (13.04%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (13.04%) .NET
8 6 (13.04%) Degree
8 6 (13.04%) Web Design
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) Adobe
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) Retail
10 4 (8.70%) AS400
10 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) SQL
10 4 (8.70%) Windows
11 3 (6.52%) Graceful Degradation
11 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
11 3 (6.52%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (6.52%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (32.61%) WordPress
2 9 (19.57%) CMS
3 6 (13.04%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) Magento
3 1 (2.17%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) UniData
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) DataStage
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) PeopleTools
3 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) CSS
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) jQuery
4 6 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) Sass
5 3 (6.52%) OOCSS
6 2 (4.35%) Underscore.js
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.17%) Yii
7 1 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) JSTL
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) OO
2 7 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (13.04%) MVC
3 6 (13.04%) Web Design
4 4 (8.70%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (6.52%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) OOP
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) ETL
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) UML
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) PHP
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) C
4 3 (6.52%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) RPG
4 3 (6.52%) RPG IV
5 2 (4.35%) PeopleCode
5 2 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) SQR
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) OCP
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos
3 1 (2.17%) Sun
3 1 (2.17%) Google
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