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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 16 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.62% 12.11% 14.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 12.30% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 9
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
150 187 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 87.72% 98.42% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 85 140 89
Average salary £43,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,250 £86,500
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 2 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
3 13 (30.23%) WordPress
4 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 10 (23.26%) Web Design
5 9 (20.93%) .NET
6 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.28%) HTML5
8 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (13.95%) CRM
9 5 (11.63%) PHP
9 5 (11.63%) Adobe
9 5 (11.63%) MVC
9 5 (11.63%) Retail
9 5 (11.63%) Marketing
10 4 (9.30%) FMCG
10 4 (9.30%) Ajax
10 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.30%) Finance
10 4 (9.30%) C#
11 3 (6.98%) SQL
11 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
11 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
11 3 (6.98%) Linux
11 3 (6.98%) OO
11 3 (6.98%) Web Services
11 3 (6.98%) UniData
11 3 (6.98%) JSON

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 13 (30.23%) WordPress
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) UniData
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) QlikView
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DTS
3 1 (2.33%) DataStage
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) PeopleTools
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 7 (16.28%) HTML5
6 4 (9.30%) Ajax
7 3 (6.98%) JSON
7 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.65%) REST
8 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.65%) Underscore.js
8 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.33%) Yii
9 1 (2.33%) RESTful
9 1 (2.33%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) FMCG
2 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Web Design
2 6 (13.95%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) MVC
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) OOP
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.63%) PHP
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.33%) SQR
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) OCP
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Sun
Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago