The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 251 242 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.57% 37.23% 42.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.34% 38.17% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 213 212 202
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 634 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.51% 97.54% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 539 533 430
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Staffordshire region.

Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +1 82 £33,250 -2.20% 21
Tamworth +2 23 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Burton-upon-Trent 0 22 £44,500 +27.14% 2
Stafford -1 19 £31,250 +20.19% 3
Lichfield -3 19 £37,500 +15.38%
Cannock -1 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Rugeley - 2 £27,500 -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 389 (66.61%) SQL
2 347 (59.42%) .NET
3 327 (55.99%) SQL Server
4 298 (51.03%) C#
5 254 (43.49%) ASP.NET
6 221 (37.84%) HTML
7 202 (34.59%) JavaScript
8 179 (30.65%) CSS
9 176 (30.14%) Microsoft
10 169 (28.94%) VB.NET
11 141 (24.14%) jQuery
12 124 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
13 122 (20.89%) .NET Framework
14 102 (17.47%) MVC
15 99 (16.95%) T-SQL
16 89 (15.24%) XML
16 89 (15.24%) MS Excel
17 88 (15.07%) OO
18 86 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
19 81 (13.87%) Web Development
20 78 (13.36%) Visual Studio
21 76 (13.01%) Ajax
22 75 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 74 (12.67%) HTML5
24 68 (11.64%) WinForms
24 68 (11.64%) Windows
24 68 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
24 68 (11.64%) WPF
25 63 (10.79%) Mentoring
26 55 (9.42%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 41 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.48%) IIS
3 16 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (2.40%) CMS
5 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.03%) SAS
7 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.51%) Apache
9 2 (0.34%) Drupal
9 2 (0.34%) Lync
9 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.17%) Liferay
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.97%) MS Office
3 17 (2.91%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.54%) Line 500
2 9 (1.54%) Agresso
3 8 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.74%) SaaS
2 15 (2.57%) Office 365
3 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.86%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 9 (1.54%) Internet
2 7 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (0.34%) Broadband
3 2 (0.34%) VoIP
3 2 (0.34%) SSH
3 2 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.34%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (55.99%) SQL Server
2 75 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (7.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (7.36%) OLAP
7 42 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (7.02%) Relational Database
9 39 (6.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (6.51%) MySQL
11 24 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (2.91%) Big Data
14 12 (2.05%) QlikView
15 8 (1.37%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.37%) OLTP
16 7 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 78 (13.36%) Visual Studio
2 52 (8.90%) Subversion
3 21 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.05%) Ant
5 11 (1.88%) Phing
6 10 (1.71%) JIRA
7 9 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.54%) NetAdvantage
7 9 (1.54%) LLBLGen Pro
8 8 (1.37%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.51%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.51%) NUnit
9 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.34%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.17%) PVCS
11 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.17%) Xcode
General
1 43 (7.36%) Finance
2 15 (2.57%) Retail
3 9 (1.54%) Marketing
4 3 (0.51%) Games
5 2 (0.34%) Advertising
5 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.17%) Back Office
6 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.17%) Automotive
6 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (59.42%) .NET
2 254 (43.49%) ASP.NET
3 221 (37.84%) HTML
4 179 (30.65%) CSS
5 141 (24.14%) jQuery
6 122 (20.89%) .NET Framework
7 89 (15.24%) XML
8 76 (13.01%) Ajax
9 74 (12.67%) HTML5
10 68 (11.64%) WPF
10 68 (11.64%) WinForms
11 55 (9.42%) Web Services
12 45 (7.71%) WCF
13 42 (7.19%) CSS3
14 37 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (5.14%) LINQ
16 25 (4.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 24 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 19 (3.25%) Silverlight
18 19 (3.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.79%) N-Tier
3 16 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.57%) Visualisation
4 15 (2.57%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.88%) Open Source
8 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.03%) Statistics
8 6 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.03%) SCADA
9 5 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.51%) User Experience
12 2 (0.34%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.34%) Physics
13 1 (0.17%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 68 (11.64%) Windows
2 50 (8.56%) UNIX
3 34 (5.82%) Linux
4 22 (3.77%) Android
5 12 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) CentOS
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (17.47%) MVC
3 88 (15.07%) OO
4 86 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
5 81 (13.87%) Web Development
6 63 (10.79%) Mentoring
7 53 (9.08%) OOP
8 52 (8.90%) E-Commerce
9 45 (7.71%) ETL
10 44 (7.53%) Software Engineering
11 39 (6.68%) TDD
12 35 (5.99%) Data Modelling
13 34 (5.82%) SOA
14 33 (5.65%) Unit Testing
15 25 (4.28%) CRM
16 21 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (3.25%) OOD
18 18 (3.08%) Dimensional Modelling
19 17 (2.91%) Workflow
20 15 (2.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 389 (66.61%) SQL
2 298 (51.03%) C#
3 202 (34.59%) JavaScript
4 169 (28.94%) VB.NET
5 99 (16.95%) T-SQL
6 51 (8.73%) VB
7 49 (8.39%) PHP
8 30 (5.14%) Java
9 24 (4.11%) VB6
10 21 (3.60%) C++
11 19 (3.25%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.40%) C
12 14 (2.40%) VBA
13 11 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.54%) Erlang
14 9 (1.54%) F#
14 9 (1.54%) Scala
15 8 (1.37%) PHP5
15 8 (1.37%) ActionScript
16 7 (1.20%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 54 (9.25%) Degree
2 18 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.54%) MCSD
5 8 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 176 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.48%) Oracle
3 29 (4.97%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (1.88%) Adobe
4 11 (1.88%) Infragistics
5 9 (1.54%) Cognos
5 9 (1.54%) Sage
5 9 (1.54%) AccuRev
6 7 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.03%) Teradata
8 5 (0.86%) VMware
8 5 (0.86%) Google
9 3 (0.51%) Netezza
9 3 (0.51%) Remedy
9 3 (0.51%) Greenplum
9 3 (0.51%) Vertica
10 2 (0.34%) Facebook
10 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.17%) SAP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, great project
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago