The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.55% 9.66% 35.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.92% 10.94% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 32
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 128 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.89% 88.28% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 98 84 81
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £20,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Developer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -3 10 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Shrewsbury -2 1 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Market Drayton - 1 - -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 30 (47.62%) HTML
3 27 (42.86%) C#
4 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
5 23 (36.51%) CSS
6 22 (34.92%) SQL
7 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
8 19 (30.16%) PHP
8 19 (30.16%) MVC
9 16 (25.40%) MySQL
10 15 (23.81%) HTML5
11 14 (22.22%) VB
11 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.05%) Intranet
13 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (17.46%) Internet
13 11 (17.46%) Adobe
13 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
13 11 (17.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 10 (15.87%) CSS3
14 10 (15.87%) jQuery
14 10 (15.87%) OO
15 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (12.70%) Retail
16 8 (12.70%) Windows
16 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
17 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 7 (11.11%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (6.35%) CMS
1 4 (6.35%) Joomla!
1 4 (6.35%) WordPress
1 4 (6.35%) concrete5
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Intranet
2 11 (17.46%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) FTP
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) MySQL
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (1.59%) ActiveReports
7 1 (1.59%) Big Data
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 8 (12.70%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 30 (47.62%) HTML
3 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
4 23 (36.51%) CSS
5 15 (23.81%) HTML5
6 10 (15.87%) CSS3
6 10 (15.87%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) WPF
7 7 (11.11%) Symfony
7 7 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (9.52%) Flash
9 5 (7.94%) EDIFACT
9 5 (7.94%) WinForms
9 5 (7.94%) Laravel
10 4 (6.35%) LAMP
10 4 (6.35%) SOAP
10 4 (6.35%) Web Services
11 3 (4.76%) Ajax
11 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) iPhone
2 2 (3.17%) W3C
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) CMDB
2 2 (3.17%) New Media
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) FMCG
3 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.59%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) MVC
2 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.87%) OO
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.11%) Web Development
7 6 (9.52%) OOP
8 4 (6.35%) Web Application Development
8 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
8 4 (6.35%) OO PHP
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.35%) TDD
8 4 (6.35%) Content Management
9 3 (4.76%) CRM
9 3 (4.76%) UML
10 2 (3.17%) ITIL
10 2 (3.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.17%) Service Management
10 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) C#
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.16%) PHP
5 14 (22.22%) VB
6 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.11%) ActionScript
8 6 (9.52%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (7.94%) VB6
9 5 (7.94%) PHP5
10 4 (6.35%) C
11 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.76%) VBA
11 3 (4.76%) C++
12 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Adobe
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Cognos
4 4 (6.35%) Progress
4 4 (6.35%) Mitel
4 4 (6.35%) Zend
5 3 (4.76%) Anaplan
6 2 (3.17%) webMethods
6 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Lotus
7 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.59%) SEEBURGER
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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