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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 52 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 69.33% 57.69% 36.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 69.33% 58.82% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 4
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £27,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £43,750 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
75 51 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 100.00% 98.08% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 42 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,700 £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 17 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Redditch

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 47 (59.49%) HTML
2 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
3 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 39 (49.37%) C#
5 38 (48.10%) CSS
6 31 (39.24%) .NET
7 30 (37.97%) MySQL
7 30 (37.97%) Retail
8 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET
8 29 (36.71%) jQuery
9 25 (31.65%) PHP
9 25 (31.65%) HTML5
9 25 (31.65%) CSS3
10 24 (30.38%) OOP
11 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
11 19 (24.05%) MVC
12 18 (22.78%) PHP5
13 17 (21.52%) SQL
14 16 (20.25%) Internet
15 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
15 12 (15.19%) OO
15 12 (15.19%) W3C
15 12 (15.19%) SEO
15 12 (15.19%) Ajax
15 12 (15.19%) WCF
16 11 (13.92%) LAMP
16 11 (13.92%) Google
16 11 (13.92%) Pay per click
16 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (13.92%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Internet
2 8 (10.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.97%) MySQL
3 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.13%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.59%) Subversion
3 5 (6.33%) Toad
3 5 (6.33%) PVCS
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.53%) Hudson
4 2 (2.53%) Maven
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
General
1 30 (37.97%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (59.49%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) CSS
3 31 (39.24%) .NET
4 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET
4 29 (36.71%) jQuery
5 25 (31.65%) HTML5
5 25 (31.65%) CSS3
6 12 (15.19%) WCF
6 12 (15.19%) Ajax
7 11 (13.92%) LAMP
8 9 (11.39%) Web Services
9 6 (7.59%) Spring
9 6 (7.59%) RESTful
9 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.33%) JPA
10 5 (6.33%) JSF
10 5 (6.33%) JSP
10 5 (6.33%) JMS
11 4 (5.06%) XML
12 3 (3.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) W3C
2 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.13%) IVR
5 6 (7.59%) GIS
5 6 (7.59%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) OOP
2 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
2 19 (24.05%) MVC
3 12 (15.19%) SEO
3 12 (15.19%) OO
4 11 (13.92%) Pay per click
4 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (13.92%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (12.66%) Web Accessibility
5 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.39%) Web Development
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.13%) Data Management
8 6 (7.59%) CAD
8 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Logistics
9 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.80%) RAD
9 3 (3.80%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
2 39 (49.37%) C#
3 25 (31.65%) PHP
4 18 (22.78%) PHP5
5 17 (21.52%) SQL
6 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
7 10 (12.66%) Java
8 8 (10.13%) Delphi
8 8 (10.13%) VB
8 8 (10.13%) MUMPS
9 3 (3.80%) C++
9 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Google
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Macromedia
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