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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 85 123 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.14% 44.73% 35.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.20% 47.31% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 117 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
256 260 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.77% 94.55% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 243 206 223
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 112 (67.07%) C#
2 107 (64.07%) .NET
3 103 (61.68%) JavaScript
4 97 (58.08%) HTML
5 84 (50.30%) SQL Server
6 80 (47.90%) CSS
7 77 (46.11%) ASP.NET
8 66 (39.52%) MVC
9 53 (31.74%) Microsoft
10 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (27.54%) SQL
12 42 (25.15%) jQuery
13 39 (23.35%) MySQL
14 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (19.76%) AngularJS
16 32 (19.16%) Visual Studio
17 28 (16.77%) HTML5
18 27 (16.17%) WCF
19 25 (14.97%) KnockoutJS
20 23 (13.77%) Degree
21 22 (13.17%) PHP
21 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
22 21 (12.57%) WPF
23 20 (11.98%) Web Development
23 20 (11.98%) VB.NET
24 19 (11.38%) Web Services
24 19 (11.38%) .NET Framework
25 18 (10.78%) Silverlight
25 18 (10.78%) Computer Science
26 17 (10.18%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 13 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.79%) CMS
3 7 (4.19%) Node.js
4 2 (1.20%) WordPress
4 2 (1.20%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (13.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.59%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.60%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (50.30%) SQL Server
2 39 (23.35%) MySQL
3 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.19%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.80%) BODI
12 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.20%) QlikView
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (19.16%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.18%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.19%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.19%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.40%) Grunt
4 4 (2.40%) gulp
5 3 (1.80%) Hudson
6 2 (1.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.20%) NUnit
6 2 (1.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.60%) ProC
7 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (5.99%) Finance
2 6 (3.59%) Games
3 5 (2.99%) Retail
4 3 (1.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (64.07%) .NET
2 97 (58.08%) HTML
3 80 (47.90%) CSS
4 77 (46.11%) ASP.NET
5 42 (25.15%) jQuery
6 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (19.76%) AngularJS
8 28 (16.77%) HTML5
9 27 (16.17%) WCF
10 25 (14.97%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (12.57%) WPF
12 19 (11.38%) .NET Framework
12 19 (11.38%) Web Services
13 18 (10.78%) Silverlight
14 17 (10.18%) LINQ
15 16 (9.58%) JSON
16 13 (7.78%) XML
16 13 (7.78%) Backbone.js
17 12 (7.19%) Ember.js
18 11 (6.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.79%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.40%) User Experience
5 4 (2.40%) Social Media
5 4 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.80%) W3C
6 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.20%) Blog
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) GIS
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) VAX
8 1 (0.60%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.19%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) UNIX
3 7 (4.19%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.52%) MVC
2 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.98%) Web Development
4 17 (10.18%) Software Engineering
4 17 (10.18%) OOP
5 13 (7.78%) TDD
5 13 (7.78%) SDLC
6 12 (7.19%) SEO
7 11 (6.59%) OO
8 10 (5.99%) Scrum
8 10 (5.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (5.39%) Analytics
10 8 (4.79%) BDD
10 8 (4.79%) ETL
10 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.99%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.99%) OWASP
11 5 (2.99%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (2.99%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (67.07%) C#
2 103 (61.68%) JavaScript
3 46 (27.54%) SQL
4 22 (13.17%) PHP
5 20 (11.98%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.98%) VB
6 15 (8.98%) Java
7 14 (8.38%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.59%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.39%) PHP5
10 7 (4.19%) VB6
10 7 (4.19%) C
11 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.20%) VBA
12 2 (1.20%) COBOL
13 1 (0.60%) Delphi
13 1 (0.60%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) CFML
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (31.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.99%) Zend
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle
4 5 (2.99%) Adobe
5 3 (1.80%) SAP
5 3 (1.80%) Fiorano
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.20%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.20%) Twitter
7 1 (0.60%) Google
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