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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 303 221 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.91% 34.53% 37.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.86% 35.53% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 243 201 161
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
707 622 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.79% 97.19% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 561 516 414
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 0 93 £35,000 - 13
Burton-upon-Trent +2 29 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Stafford 0 25 £32,500 +25.00% 4
Tamworth +5 23 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Lichfield +5 21 £37,000 +18.40% 2
Cannock -1 21 £35,000 -12.50%
Rugeley 0 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 441 (69.12%) SQL
2 374 (58.62%) .NET
3 336 (52.66%) SQL Server
4 318 (49.84%) C#
5 274 (42.95%) ASP.NET
6 245 (38.40%) HTML
7 221 (34.64%) JavaScript
8 210 (32.92%) CSS
9 201 (31.50%) Microsoft
10 189 (29.62%) VB.NET
11 158 (24.76%) jQuery
12 152 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
13 136 (21.32%) .NET Framework
14 112 (17.55%) MS Excel
15 108 (16.93%) MVC
16 107 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 100 (15.67%) T-SQL
18 94 (14.73%) HTML5
19 92 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
20 91 (14.26%) Ajax
20 91 (14.26%) Web Development
21 90 (14.11%) XML
22 85 (13.32%) OO
23 78 (12.23%) Visual Studio
24 73 (11.44%) Windows
25 72 (11.29%) Mentoring
26 70 (10.97%) WinForms
27 65 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 65 (10.19%) Web Services
28 63 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (5.96%) IIS
2 37 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.04%) CMS
4 11 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (1.10%) SAS
6 5 (0.78%) Apache
6 5 (0.78%) WordPress
6 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.31%) Drupal
8 2 (0.31%) Lync
8 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) Liferay
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 112 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 25 (3.92%) MS Office
4 20 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.41%) Agresso
3 8 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.78%) Magento
5 4 (0.63%) Line 500
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.66%) Office 365
2 11 (1.72%) SaaS
3 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.63%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.57%) HTTP
3 9 (1.41%) Internet
4 4 (0.63%) SSH
4 4 (0.63%) DNS
4 4 (0.63%) SSL
5 3 (0.47%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.31%) Intranet
6 2 (0.31%) VoIP
6 2 (0.31%) Broadband
7 1 (0.16%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (52.66%) SQL Server
2 107 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (7.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 45 (7.05%) OLAP
8 44 (6.90%) MySQL
9 42 (6.58%) Relational Database
10 41 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (2.51%) Big Data
12 16 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.88%) QlikView
14 10 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (1.41%) OLTP
16 7 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 7 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (12.23%) Visual Studio
2 61 (9.56%) Subversion
3 27 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.35%) JIRA
4 15 (2.35%) Ant
4 15 (2.35%) Phing
5 9 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.63%) NetAdvantage
8 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.63%) LLBLGen Pro
9 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.47%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.31%) Selenium
10 2 (0.31%) NUnit
10 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.16%) Xcode
11 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 61 (9.56%) Finance
2 22 (3.45%) Retail
3 9 (1.41%) Games
4 7 (1.10%) Marketing
5 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.63%) Automotive
7 3 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (58.62%) .NET
2 274 (42.95%) ASP.NET
3 245 (38.40%) HTML
4 210 (32.92%) CSS
5 158 (24.76%) jQuery
6 136 (21.32%) .NET Framework
7 94 (14.73%) HTML5
8 91 (14.26%) Ajax
9 90 (14.11%) XML
10 70 (10.97%) WinForms
11 65 (10.19%) Web Services
12 62 (9.72%) WPF
13 55 (8.62%) CSS3
14 49 (7.68%) WCF
15 44 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (3.61%) LINQ
18 22 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 21 (3.29%) REST
20 19 (2.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.49%) N-Tier
3 20 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 17 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.35%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.88%) Open Source
6 12 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.25%) SCADA
8 6 (0.94%) User Experience
8 6 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.94%) Statistics
8 6 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.31%) Physics
10 2 (0.31%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.31%) EPoS
11 1 (0.16%) NHS
11 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.44%) Windows
2 44 (6.90%) UNIX
3 31 (4.86%) Linux
4 17 (2.66%) Android
5 10 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.78%) CentOS
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (16.93%) MVC
3 92 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (14.26%) Web Development
5 85 (13.32%) OO
6 72 (11.29%) Mentoring
7 56 (8.78%) E-Commerce
8 49 (7.68%) OOP
8 49 (7.68%) ETL
9 47 (7.37%) SOA
9 47 (7.37%) TDD
10 43 (6.74%) Software Engineering
11 39 (6.11%) Unit Testing
12 33 (5.17%) Data Modelling
13 28 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (3.61%) SEO
15 19 (2.98%) OOD
15 19 (2.98%) CRM
15 19 (2.98%) Dimensional Modelling
16 16 (2.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 441 (69.12%) SQL
2 318 (49.84%) C#
3 221 (34.64%) JavaScript
4 189 (29.62%) VB.NET
5 100 (15.67%) T-SQL
6 60 (9.40%) PHP
7 53 (8.31%) VB
8 30 (4.70%) Java
9 24 (3.76%) C++
10 21 (3.29%) VB6
11 16 (2.51%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.35%) C
13 10 (1.57%) PHP5
14 8 (1.25%) Erlang
14 8 (1.25%) F#
14 8 (1.25%) Scala
14 8 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.10%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.10%) VBA
16 6 (0.94%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 62 (9.72%) Degree
2 21 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.57%) MCSD
5 9 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) Plesk
Vendors
1 201 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.80%) Oracle
3 29 (4.55%) Cognos
4 28 (4.39%) MicroStrategy
5 17 (2.66%) Adobe
6 14 (2.19%) AccuRev
7 10 (1.57%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.10%) Infragistics
9 4 (0.63%) VMware
9 4 (0.63%) Google
9 4 (0.63%) Sage
10 3 (0.47%) Remedy
10 3 (0.47%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.47%) Netezza
10 3 (0.47%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.47%) Teradata
10 3 (0.47%) Vertica
11 2 (0.31%) Facebook
11 2 (0.31%) Perforce
11 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, great role
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burntwood, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + pension, holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, health care scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago