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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 94 108 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 33.22% 35.18% 32.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.74% 35.64% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 88 88 51
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
263 303 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.93% 98.70% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 201 219 116
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £23,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 164 (76.28%) .NET
2 147 (68.37%) C#
3 118 (54.88%) ASP.NET
4 92 (42.79%) HTML
5 80 (37.21%) SQL Server
6 78 (36.28%) JavaScript
7 73 (33.95%) CSS
8 71 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (32.09%) SQL
9 69 (32.09%) Microsoft
10 55 (25.58%) Scrum
11 53 (24.65%) VB.NET
12 49 (22.79%) TDD
13 45 (20.93%) MVC
14 42 (19.53%) XML
14 42 (19.53%) Multithreading
15 39 (18.14%) jQuery
15 39 (18.14%) BDD
16 36 (16.74%) XAML
16 36 (16.74%) Pair Programming
16 36 (16.74%) Low Latency
17 30 (13.95%) Web Services
18 29 (13.49%) CRM
19 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
20 26 (12.09%) Degree
21 23 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
22 22 (10.23%) T-SQL
22 22 (10.23%) HTML5
23 21 (9.77%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.19%) IIS
3 7 (3.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.79%) WordPress
5 3 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.40%) JBoss
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.79%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.58%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (5.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (5.12%) MySQL
5 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.93%) SQLite
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.19%) Subversion
4 7 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.40%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.93%) Xcode
6 2 (0.93%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.47%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.47%) Hudson
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 19 (8.84%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Automotive
3 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (76.28%) .NET
2 118 (54.88%) ASP.NET
3 92 (42.79%) HTML
4 73 (33.95%) CSS
5 42 (19.53%) XML
6 39 (18.14%) jQuery
7 30 (13.95%) Web Services
8 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
9 23 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (10.23%) HTML5
11 21 (9.77%) WPF
11 21 (9.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (8.37%) Silverlight
13 16 (7.44%) WCF
14 14 (6.51%) CSS3
14 14 (6.51%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (6.51%) Sass
14 14 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (5.12%) LINQ
16 8 (3.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.72%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.72%) iPhone
2 8 (3.72%) iPad
3 7 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.79%) User Experience
5 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.86%) Open Source
7 3 (1.40%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.05%) Windows
2 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.79%) Android
4 3 (1.40%) Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.93%) UNIX
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.58%) Scrum
3 49 (22.79%) TDD
4 45 (20.93%) MVC
5 42 (19.53%) Multithreading
6 39 (18.14%) BDD
7 36 (16.74%) Pair Programming
7 36 (16.74%) Low Latency
8 29 (13.49%) CRM
9 17 (7.91%) Waterfall
9 17 (7.91%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (6.51%) Workflow
11 14 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.05%) E-Commerce
13 12 (5.58%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.19%) OO
14 9 (4.19%) Web Development
15 8 (3.72%) Product Management
15 8 (3.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (68.37%) C#
2 78 (36.28%) JavaScript
3 69 (32.09%) SQL
4 53 (24.65%) VB.NET
5 36 (16.74%) XAML
6 22 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 19 (8.84%) VB
7 19 (8.84%) VB6
8 14 (6.51%) PHP
9 7 (3.26%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.33%) XPath
11 4 (1.86%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.40%) Java
13 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) ABAP
14 1 (0.47%) VBA
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) COBOL
14 1 (0.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (12.09%) Degree
2 13 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.79%) MCP
5 3 (1.40%) MCPD
6 2 (0.93%) OCP
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (32.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.91%) Oracle
3 12 (5.58%) Apple
4 5 (2.33%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.40%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.40%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.93%) Zend
6 2 (0.93%) Sun
7 1 (0.47%) Telerik
7 1 (0.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.47%) Cognos
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