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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 83 53 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.70% 19.56% 33.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.67% 20.95% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 72 43 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
300 253 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.88% 93.36% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 242 174 176
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £22,000 £27,500
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 30 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 133 (73.48%) .NET
2 114 (62.98%) C#
3 101 (55.80%) HTML
4 93 (51.38%) JavaScript
5 87 (48.07%) ASP.NET
6 83 (45.86%) SQL
7 80 (44.20%) CSS
8 78 (43.09%) SQL Server
9 67 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (36.46%) MVC
11 53 (29.28%) VB.NET
12 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
13 44 (24.31%) jQuery
13 44 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (23.20%) Degree
15 40 (22.10%) TDD
16 32 (17.68%) T-SQL
17 30 (16.57%) XML
18 28 (15.47%) Scrum
18 28 (15.47%) .NET Framework
19 23 (12.71%) CRM
20 21 (11.60%) Web Services
20 21 (11.60%) Oracle
20 21 (11.60%) Finance
20 21 (11.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 21 (11.60%) Mentoring
21 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
21 19 (10.50%) Configuration Management
22 18 (9.94%) Unit Testing
23 17 (9.39%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (3.87%) WordPress
4 2 (1.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
5 1 (0.55%) Node.js
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.21%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.63%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (6.63%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.55%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (43.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.52%) MySQL
3 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.10%) SQLite
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.63%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.87%) NUnit
4 6 (3.31%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.76%) Grunt
6 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.10%) Xcode
7 2 (1.10%) Subversion
8 1 (0.55%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 21 (11.60%) Finance
2 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Automotive
4 3 (1.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (73.48%) .NET
2 101 (55.80%) HTML
3 87 (48.07%) ASP.NET
4 80 (44.20%) CSS
5 44 (24.31%) jQuery
5 44 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (16.57%) XML
7 28 (15.47%) .NET Framework
8 21 (11.60%) Web Services
8 21 (11.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 17 (9.39%) HTML5
9 17 (9.39%) Sass
10 16 (8.84%) Silverlight
11 15 (8.29%) WCF
12 14 (7.73%) WPF
13 13 (7.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (7.18%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (6.63%) SOAP
14 12 (6.63%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.42%) Open Source
3 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.31%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.66%) iPad
5 3 (1.66%) iPhone
6 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.55%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.87%) Windows
1 7 (3.87%) Linux
2 4 (2.21%) UNIX
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (36.46%) MVC
3 40 (22.10%) TDD
4 28 (15.47%) Scrum
5 23 (12.71%) CRM
6 21 (11.60%) Mentoring
7 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.50%) Configuration Management
8 18 (9.94%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.39%) OO
10 15 (8.29%) Multithreading
10 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (7.73%) Workflow
12 12 (6.63%) Dependency Injection
13 11 (6.08%) BDD
14 10 (5.52%) Pair Programming
14 10 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (4.42%) Low Latency
16 7 (3.87%) Time Management
17 6 (3.31%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (62.98%) C#
2 93 (51.38%) JavaScript
3 83 (45.86%) SQL
4 53 (29.28%) VB.NET
5 32 (17.68%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.84%) PHP
7 15 (8.29%) VBA
8 12 (6.63%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.63%) VB
8 12 (6.63%) XAML
9 11 (6.08%) VB6
10 4 (2.21%) PHP5
11 3 (1.66%) Java
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 2 (1.10%) Progress 4GL
12 2 (1.10%) Python
12 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.55%) VC++
13 1 (0.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (23.20%) Degree
2 16 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.63%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.66%) MCPD
5 2 (1.10%) MCSD
6 1 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.60%) Oracle
3 4 (2.21%) Fujitsu
4 3 (1.66%) Red Gate
4 3 (1.66%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.10%) Zend
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.10%) Apple
5 2 (1.10%) Progress
6 1 (0.55%) Cognos
6 1 (0.55%) Borland
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
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