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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 12 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.87% 16.96% 11.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.65% 19.08% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 21
Average salary £52,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £46,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
114 152 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.94% 88.89% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 100 96 130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (36.00%) C#
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (12.00%) Physics
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Android
7 3 (12.00%) Magento
7 3 (12.00%) Video Processing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Python

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Magento
2 2 (8.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (4.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.00%) Essbase
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (8.00%) OLAP
5 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (8.00%) SAP BI
5 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.00%) HBase
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) LAMP
5 2 (8.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Qt
6 1 (4.00%) SAP XI
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.00%) Physics
3 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) W3C
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Android
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (12.00%) Video Processing
5 2 (8.00%) Android Development
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Creative Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) DRM
5 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) ABAP
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Syclo
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau