The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 108 109 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 42.69% 34.17% 22.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.38% 34.94% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 103 86 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 312 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.07% 97.81% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 188 233 148
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £24,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Developer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

1 169 (75.45%) .NET
2 147 (65.63%) C#
3 120 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 80 (35.71%) HTML
5 79 (35.27%) SQL Server
6 75 (33.48%) Microsoft
7 74 (33.04%) SQL
8 67 (29.91%) JavaScript
9 64 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (27.23%) CSS
11 60 (26.79%) Scrum
12 51 (22.77%) TDD
13 48 (21.43%) Multithreading
13 48 (21.43%) VB.NET
14 47 (20.98%) BDD
15 45 (20.09%) Pair Programming
15 45 (20.09%) XAML
15 45 (20.09%) Low Latency
16 42 (18.75%) XML
17 31 (13.84%) Visual Studio
18 30 (13.39%) Web Services
18 30 (13.39%) MVC
18 30 (13.39%) Degree
19 27 (12.05%) jQuery
19 27 (12.05%) Oracle
19 27 (12.05%) CRM
20 24 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
21 23 (10.27%) Finance
21 23 (10.27%) .NET Framework
21 23 (10.27%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 16 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.02%) IIS
2 9 (4.02%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (3.13%) WordPress
4 3 (1.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.34%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.89%) CMS
5 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 21 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.68%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.02%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.59%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.48%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.25%) MySQL
5 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.89%) SQLite
10 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (13.84%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.02%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.02%) Subversion
4 5 (2.23%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.34%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (0.89%) Xcode
7 1 (0.45%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.45%) Hudson
7 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (10.27%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Automotive
3 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.46%) Retail
4 5 (2.23%) Advertising
5 3 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (75.45%) .NET
2 120 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 80 (35.71%) HTML
4 61 (27.23%) CSS
5 42 (18.75%) XML
6 30 (13.39%) Web Services
7 27 (12.05%) jQuery
8 23 (10.27%) .NET Framework
8 23 (10.27%) WPF
9 21 (9.38%) HTML5
9 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 20 (8.93%) Silverlight
11 16 (7.14%) WCF
12 13 (5.80%) CSS3
13 11 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (4.91%) MDX
14 10 (4.46%) LINQ
15 9 (4.02%) Ajax
15 9 (4.02%) SOAP
15 9 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.57%) iPhone
4 8 (3.57%) iPad
5 6 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.68%) User Experience
6 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.79%) Open Source
8 3 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.70%) Windows
2 10 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (2.68%) Android
4 4 (1.79%) Linux
5 2 (0.89%) UNIX
5 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.79%) Scrum
3 51 (22.77%) TDD
4 48 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 47 (20.98%) BDD
6 45 (20.09%) Low Latency
6 45 (20.09%) Pair Programming
7 30 (13.39%) MVC
8 27 (12.05%) CRM
9 24 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 16 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.14%) Workflow
12 14 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 13 (5.80%) E-Commerce
13 13 (5.80%) OO
14 12 (5.36%) Unit Testing
15 11 (4.91%) Web Development
15 11 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.46%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (65.63%) C#
2 74 (33.04%) SQL
3 67 (29.91%) JavaScript
4 48 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 45 (20.09%) XAML
6 22 (9.82%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.93%) VB
8 18 (8.04%) VB6
9 14 (6.25%) PHP
10 9 (4.02%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.23%) Java
11 5 (2.23%) XPath
12 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.89%) C++
14 1 (0.45%) COBOL
14 1 (0.45%) C
14 1 (0.45%) ABAP
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
14 1 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 30 (13.39%) Degree
2 10 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.68%) MCP
5 3 (1.34%) OCP
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.34%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.89%) MCPD
7 1 (0.45%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 75 (33.48%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.05%) Oracle
3 12 (5.36%) Apple
4 9 (4.02%) Fujitsu
5 5 (2.23%) JBoss
6 4 (1.79%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.34%) Sun
8 2 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.89%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.45%) SAP
9 1 (0.45%) Zend
9 1 (0.45%) Telerik
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Solihull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago