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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 27 9 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.21% 10.34% 44.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.00% 10.71% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 41
Average salary £36,575 £35,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
100 84 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.09% 96.55% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 103
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £18,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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 +7 19 £33,750 -20.58% 7
Shrewsbury -3 2 £42,500 - 4
Ludlow +1 1 £42,000 -
Market Drayton 0 1 - - 1
Bridgnorth - 1 - -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) C#
3 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.82%) SQL
6 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
6 14 (24.56%) Intranet
6 14 (24.56%) WPF
7 12 (21.05%) CSS
8 11 (19.30%) Windows
8 11 (19.30%) Internet
8 11 (19.30%) Adobe
8 11 (19.30%) WinForms
8 11 (19.30%) TDD
9 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.54%) C++
9 10 (17.54%) HTML
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
9 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.79%) MVC
11 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.04%) UML
12 7 (12.28%) Java
12 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.28%) CSS3
13 6 (10.53%) Node.js
13 6 (10.53%) Nutch
13 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (10.53%) PhantomJS
13 6 (10.53%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (10.53%) Node.js
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.77%) GlassFish
2 5 (8.77%) Jetty
3 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.75%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Intranet
2 11 (19.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.51%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.75%) ActiveReports
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) PhantomJS
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
5 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
1 6 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.56%) WPF
4 12 (21.05%) CSS
5 11 (19.30%) WinForms
6 10 (17.54%) HTML
7 7 (12.28%) CSS3
8 6 (10.53%) Nutch
9 5 (8.77%) XML
9 5 (8.77%) Java EE
10 4 (7.02%) jQuery
10 4 (7.02%) Web Services
11 3 (5.26%) Ajax
11 3 (5.26%) WCF
12 2 (3.51%) RESTful
12 2 (3.51%) Visualforce
12 2 (3.51%) HTML5
12 2 (3.51%) JSON
13 1 (1.75%) Zend Framework
13 1 (1.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.51%) CMDB
1 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) TDD
3 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.79%) MVC
5 8 (14.04%) UML
5 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.26%) OO
7 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.26%) Web Development
7 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.51%) SOA
8 2 (3.51%) Service Management
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Scrum
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) C#
2 17 (29.82%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) C++
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) C
8 2 (3.51%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCAD
3 1 (1.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Adobe
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 5 (8.77%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Anaplan
6 1 (1.75%) Zend
6 1 (1.75%) Typemock
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