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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 17 1 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.76% 22.22% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.21% 22.93% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 3
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
107 157 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.99% 96.91% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79 125 129
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (41.03%) CSS
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) WordPress
4 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.08%) Web Design
7 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.51%) MVC
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.95%) C#
9 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 6 (15.38%) Graphic Design
10 6 (15.38%) XML
10 6 (15.38%) Windows
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
11 5 (12.82%) CRM
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (12.82%) Web Development
11 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
11 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (30.77%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.56%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) DTS
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) QlikView
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) PeopleTools
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Liquibase
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) CSS
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.95%) CSS3
6 6 (15.38%) XML
7 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 5 (12.82%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) REST
9 2 (5.13%) Ajax
9 2 (5.13%) JSON
9 2 (5.13%) Flash
10 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 6 (15.38%) Graphic Design
2 3 (7.69%) FMCG
2 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.13%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Web Design
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) CRM
4 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) OOP
7 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.95%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) RPG IV
5 2 (5.13%) RPG
6 1 (2.56%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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