The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 120 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 41.10% 31.80% 26.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.17% 33.09% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 272 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.21% 96.11% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 212 215 181
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £24,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 162 (75.35%) .NET
2 136 (63.26%) C#
3 122 (56.74%) ASP.NET
4 71 (33.02%) SQL
5 70 (32.56%) HTML
6 66 (30.70%) SQL Server
6 66 (30.70%) Microsoft
7 65 (30.23%) Scrum
8 56 (26.05%) JavaScript
9 51 (23.72%) CSS
9 51 (23.72%) TDD
9 51 (23.72%) BDD
10 50 (23.26%) Low Latency
10 50 (23.26%) Pair Programming
10 50 (23.26%) Multithreading
10 50 (23.26%) XAML
11 40 (18.60%) VB.NET
12 35 (16.28%) XML
13 29 (13.49%) Web Services
13 29 (13.49%) Degree
14 28 (13.02%) WPF
14 28 (13.02%) Visual Studio
15 26 (12.09%) Oracle
15 26 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (11.63%) CRM
16 25 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (11.63%) Finance
17 24 (11.16%) T-SQL
18 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
19 22 (10.23%) MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.19%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.26%) IIS
4 6 (2.79%) WordPress
5 3 (1.40%) CMS
5 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.40%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.19%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.79%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.72%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (8.84%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.05%) MySQL
7 12 (5.58%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.93%) SQLite
9 2 (0.93%) OLAP
10 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (13.02%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (3.26%) Subversion
5 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.40%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (0.93%) Xcode
8 1 (0.47%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.47%) JIRA
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (11.63%) Finance
2 14 (6.51%) Automotive
3 11 (5.12%) Advertising
4 10 (4.65%) Retail
5 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (75.35%) .NET
2 122 (56.74%) ASP.NET
3 70 (32.56%) HTML
4 51 (23.72%) CSS
5 35 (16.28%) XML
6 29 (13.49%) Web Services
7 28 (13.02%) WPF
8 21 (9.77%) Silverlight
9 20 (9.30%) .NET Framework
10 19 (8.84%) jQuery
11 17 (7.91%) HTML5
12 16 (7.44%) WCF
12 16 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (5.12%) MDX
14 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (4.65%) SOAP
15 9 (4.19%) Ajax
15 9 (4.19%) LINQ
15 9 (4.19%) CSS3
16 6 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.12%) iPhone
2 11 (5.12%) iPad
2 11 (5.12%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.86%) Open Source
4 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.65%) Windows
2 9 (4.19%) Android
2 9 (4.19%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.23%) Scrum
2 51 (23.72%) TDD
2 51 (23.72%) BDD
3 50 (23.26%) Multithreading
3 50 (23.26%) Low Latency
3 50 (23.26%) Pair Programming
4 26 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.63%) CRM
5 25 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (10.23%) MVC
7 18 (8.37%) Workflow
8 17 (7.91%) Waterfall
9 12 (5.58%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.12%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.12%) Web Development
11 10 (4.65%) Data Modelling
11 10 (4.65%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.19%) Project Management
12 9 (4.19%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 136 (63.26%) C#
2 71 (33.02%) SQL
3 56 (26.05%) JavaScript
4 50 (23.26%) XAML
5 40 (18.60%) VB.NET
6 24 (11.16%) T-SQL
7 13 (6.05%) VB
8 11 (5.12%) VB6
9 10 (4.65%) PHP
10 9 (4.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.79%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.33%) Java
12 5 (2.33%) XPath
13 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.93%) VBA
13 2 (0.93%) C++
14 1 (0.47%) COBOL
14 1 (0.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 14 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.79%) MCP
5 4 (1.86%) MCTS
6 3 (1.40%) OCP
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.40%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) MCPD
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 66 (30.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.09%) Oracle
3 12 (5.58%) Apple
4 9 (4.19%) Fujitsu
5 5 (2.33%) JBoss
6 4 (1.86%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.40%) Sun
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.47%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.47%) Telerik
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago