The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 34 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 60.71% 66.13% 49.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 60.71% 69.49% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 30
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Developer
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch 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
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
56 59 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 100.00% 95.16% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 60
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Redditch region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Developer
Salary Trend in Redditch

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Redditch region.

Developer Salary Trend in Redditch

Developer
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Redditch

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 57 (64.04%) SQL Server
2 47 (52.81%) C#
2 47 (52.81%) HTML
3 41 (46.07%) MySQL
4 40 (44.94%) JavaScript
5 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
6 34 (38.20%) MVC
6 34 (38.20%) Retail
7 30 (33.71%) OOP
8 29 (32.58%) CSS
9 27 (30.34%) jQuery
10 26 (29.21%) SQL
10 26 (29.21%) VB.NET
11 24 (26.97%) WCF
11 24 (26.97%) HTML5
11 24 (26.97%) CSS3
12 23 (25.84%) Internet
13 21 (23.60%) PHP
13 21 (23.60%) Oracle
13 21 (23.60%) W3C
14 19 (21.35%) Web Accessibility
14 19 (21.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
15 17 (19.10%) E-Commerce
16 16 (17.98%) PHP5
17 14 (15.73%) Logistics
18 13 (14.61%) Intranet
19 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
19 12 (13.48%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 4 (4.49%) JBoss
1 4 (4.49%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) Internet
2 13 (14.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (64.04%) SQL Server
2 41 (46.07%) MySQL
3 10 (11.24%) InterSystems Cache
4 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.49%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.25%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.12%) BODI
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.49%) Toad
2 4 (4.49%) Subversion
2 4 (4.49%) PVCS
3 2 (2.25%) Maven
3 2 (2.25%) Hudson
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (38.20%) Retail
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (52.81%) HTML
2 35 (39.33%) .NET
2 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
3 29 (32.58%) CSS
4 27 (30.34%) jQuery
5 24 (26.97%) WCF
5 24 (26.97%) HTML5
5 24 (26.97%) CSS3
6 10 (11.24%) Web Services
7 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.87%) RESTful
8 7 (7.87%) Ajax
9 5 (5.62%) Spring
10 4 (4.49%) JSF
10 4 (4.49%) JMS
10 4 (4.49%) JSP
10 4 (4.49%) JPA
11 3 (3.37%) REST
11 3 (3.37%) SOAP
11 3 (3.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) W3C
2 10 (11.24%) IVR
3 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.99%) User Experience
5 7 (7.87%) GIS
6 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) MVC
2 30 (33.71%) OOP
3 19 (21.35%) Web Accessibility
3 19 (21.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (19.10%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.73%) Logistics
6 9 (10.11%) OO
6 9 (10.11%) Web Development
6 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.87%) Software Testing
8 7 (7.87%) Data Management
8 7 (7.87%) CAD
9 3 (3.37%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.37%) Pay per click
9 3 (3.37%) SEO
9 3 (3.37%) RAD
10 2 (2.25%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.81%) C#
2 40 (44.94%) JavaScript
3 26 (29.21%) SQL
3 26 (29.21%) VB.NET
4 21 (23.60%) PHP
5 16 (17.98%) PHP5
6 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
7 10 (11.24%) VB
7 10 (11.24%) Delphi
7 10 (11.24%) MUMPS
8 9 (10.11%) Java
9 2 (2.25%) C++
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) HND
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.37%) Google