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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 77 118 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.56% 40.69% 31.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.05% 42.75% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 80
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
233 276 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.49% 95.17% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 218 216 218
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 117 (70.48%) .NET
2 115 (69.28%) C#
3 104 (62.65%) JavaScript
4 98 (59.04%) HTML
5 91 (54.82%) SQL Server
6 87 (52.41%) ASP.NET
7 85 (51.20%) CSS
8 68 (40.96%) MVC
9 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
10 51 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (27.71%) jQuery
12 45 (27.11%) SQL
13 39 (23.49%) MySQL
14 37 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (19.88%) VB.NET
16 32 (19.28%) Visual Studio
17 30 (18.07%) WCF
17 30 (18.07%) .NET Framework
17 30 (18.07%) Degree
17 30 (18.07%) HTML5
18 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
19 28 (16.87%) MS Excel
20 25 (15.06%) KnockoutJS
21 24 (14.46%) PHP
21 24 (14.46%) Web Services
22 22 (13.25%) VB
22 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
22 22 (13.25%) Silverlight
23 21 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
24 20 (12.05%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.82%) CMS
3 7 (4.22%) Node.js
4 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.20%) WordPress
4 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (54.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (23.49%) MySQL
3 14 (8.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (19.28%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.22%) Jasmine
3 7 (4.22%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.61%) NUnit
5 4 (2.41%) Subversion
6 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.20%) Grunt
6 2 (1.20%) gulp
7 1 (0.60%) Hudson
7 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) ProC
General
1 6 (3.61%) Games
2 5 (3.01%) Retail
2 5 (3.01%) Finance
3 3 (1.81%) Advertising
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (70.48%) .NET
2 98 (59.04%) HTML
3 87 (52.41%) ASP.NET
4 85 (51.20%) CSS
5 46 (27.71%) jQuery
6 37 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (18.07%) HTML5
7 30 (18.07%) .NET Framework
7 30 (18.07%) WCF
8 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
9 25 (15.06%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (14.46%) Web Services
11 22 (13.25%) Silverlight
12 20 (12.05%) WPF
13 19 (11.45%) XML
14 16 (9.64%) LINQ
15 14 (8.43%) JSON
15 14 (8.43%) Entity Framework
15 14 (8.43%) Laravel
16 13 (7.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.01%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.41%) Social Media
7 3 (1.81%) User Experience
7 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.20%) Blog
9 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.60%) GIS
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.64%) Linux
2 12 (7.23%) UNIX
3 10 (6.02%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.96%) MVC
2 51 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.05%) Web Development
3 20 (12.05%) Software Engineering
3 20 (12.05%) OOP
4 15 (9.04%) Scrum
4 15 (9.04%) TDD
5 13 (7.83%) OO
5 13 (7.83%) SDLC
6 11 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (5.42%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.42%) Unit Testing
8 8 (4.82%) Time Management
8 8 (4.82%) Open Source
8 8 (4.82%) SEO
8 8 (4.82%) CRM
8 8 (4.82%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.82%) Analytics
8 8 (4.82%) BDD
9 5 (3.01%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 115 (69.28%) C#
2 104 (62.65%) JavaScript
3 45 (27.11%) SQL
4 33 (19.88%) VB.NET
5 24 (14.46%) PHP
6 22 (13.25%) VB
7 13 (7.83%) PHP5
8 10 (6.02%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.42%) C
9 9 (5.42%) Java
9 9 (5.42%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.82%) VB6
11 3 (1.81%) VBA
11 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) Delphi
12 1 (0.60%) CFML
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (18.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.43%) Zend
3 10 (6.02%) Oracle
4 4 (2.41%) Adobe
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.20%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.20%) Ektron
5 2 (1.20%) Twitter
6 1 (0.60%) Google
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