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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 87 54 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.59% 20.07% 41.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.19% 20.93% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 49 85
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
320 258 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.12% 95.91% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 258 185 165
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 139 (72.02%) .NET
2 122 (63.21%) C#
3 102 (52.85%) HTML
4 95 (49.22%) JavaScript
5 88 (45.60%) ASP.NET
6 84 (43.52%) SQL
7 80 (41.45%) SQL Server
8 79 (40.93%) CSS
9 76 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (31.61%) Microsoft
11 59 (30.57%) MVC
12 53 (27.46%) VB.NET
13 43 (22.28%) TDD
14 42 (21.76%) Degree
15 41 (21.24%) jQuery
16 40 (20.73%) XML
17 36 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (17.62%) Scrum
19 30 (15.54%) T-SQL
19 30 (15.54%) CRM
20 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
21 25 (12.95%) Web Services
22 23 (11.92%) Finance
23 21 (10.88%) HTML5
24 20 (10.36%) Oracle
24 20 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 20 (10.36%) Multithreading
24 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
25 19 (9.84%) PHP
26 18 (9.33%) Workflow

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (5.70%) SharePoint
1 11 (5.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (3.63%) IIS
3 6 (3.11%) WordPress
4 3 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (5.70%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (41.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.18%) MySQL
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.55%) SQLite
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.70%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.63%) Subversion
4 5 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.55%) Xcode
5 3 (1.55%) NUnit
5 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.04%) Grunt
7 1 (0.52%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.52%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.52%) Hudson
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA
7 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 23 (11.92%) Finance
2 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.59%) Automotive
4 4 (2.07%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (72.02%) .NET
2 102 (52.85%) HTML
3 88 (45.60%) ASP.NET
4 79 (40.93%) CSS
5 41 (21.24%) jQuery
6 40 (20.73%) XML
7 36 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
9 25 (12.95%) Web Services
10 21 (10.88%) HTML5
11 17 (8.81%) WPF
11 17 (8.81%) Sass
11 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (8.29%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (8.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (7.77%) WCF
14 13 (6.74%) Silverlight
15 12 (6.22%) CSS3
15 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.15%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.63%) iPhone
3 7 (3.63%) iPad
4 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.59%) Open Source
6 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.70%) Windows
2 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.59%) Linux
4 4 (2.07%) UNIX
5 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.57%) MVC
3 43 (22.28%) TDD
4 34 (17.62%) Scrum
5 30 (15.54%) CRM
6 20 (10.36%) Multithreading
6 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
7 18 (9.33%) Workflow
8 17 (8.81%) OO
8 17 (8.81%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.81%) BDD
9 16 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.77%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.77%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.25%) Pair Programming
12 13 (6.74%) Low Latency
13 12 (6.22%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.18%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (5.18%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (4.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 122 (63.21%) C#
2 95 (49.22%) JavaScript
3 84 (43.52%) SQL
4 53 (27.46%) VB.NET
5 30 (15.54%) T-SQL
6 19 (9.84%) PHP
7 16 (8.29%) VB
7 16 (8.29%) XAML
7 16 (8.29%) VB6
8 11 (5.70%) VBA
8 11 (5.70%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.07%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.07%) PHP5
10 3 (1.55%) XPath
11 2 (1.04%) Ruby
11 2 (1.04%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (21.76%) Degree
2 20 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) MCPD
4 4 (2.07%) MCP
5 2 (1.04%) MCSD
6 1 (0.52%) ISEB
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (31.61%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.36%) Oracle
3 6 (3.11%) Apple
4 4 (2.07%) Fujitsu
4 4 (2.07%) DevExpress
4 4 (2.07%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.04%) Zend
6 1 (0.52%) Telerik
6 1 (0.52%) Borland
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) Cognos
6 1 (0.52%) Progress
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