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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 284 317 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.18% 54.19% 31.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.18% 54.84% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 258 247 159
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
602 578 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.89% 98.80% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 546 465 453
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 79 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Tamworth +3 57 £37,500 -1.31% 9
Stafford 0 35 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Lichfield 0 33 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Burton-upon-Trent -1 4 £33,750 -3.57% 6
Cannock +3 3 £25,000 -34.21%
Uttoxeter - 2 £45,000 -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

1 323 (68.00%) .NET
2 291 (61.26%) C#
3 254 (53.47%) ASP.NET
4 242 (50.95%) SQL Server
5 224 (47.16%) SQL
6 202 (42.53%) HTML
7 170 (35.79%) CSS
8 165 (34.74%) MVC
9 151 (31.79%) VB.NET
10 148 (31.16%) JavaScript
11 121 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
12 120 (25.26%) jQuery
13 93 (19.58%) XML
14 92 (19.37%) HTML5
15 80 (16.84%) OO
15 80 (16.84%) WCF
16 79 (16.63%) Microsoft
17 78 (16.42%) .NET Framework
18 74 (15.58%) VB
19 71 (14.95%) PHP
20 69 (14.53%) Web Development
21 64 (13.47%) Visual Studio
22 63 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
23 62 (13.05%) MySQL
24 61 (12.84%) Finance
25 59 (12.42%) TDD
26 54 (11.37%) Ajax
26 54 (11.37%) T-SQL
27 50 (10.53%) OOP
28 47 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 25 (5.26%) Node.js
2 24 (5.05%) IIS
3 16 (3.37%) Apache
4 12 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.32%) CMS
6 5 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.84%) SAS
8 3 (0.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.21%) Kentico
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Line 500
3 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.11%) SaaS
2 3 (0.63%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) VoIP
2 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.42%) Intranet
3 2 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (50.95%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.05%) MySQL
3 47 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.32%) NoSQL
6 29 (6.11%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.95%) MS Access
12 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.05%) OLAP
14 4 (0.84%) DB2
14 4 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
15 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (13.47%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.58%) NUnit
4 14 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (2.74%) JIRA
5 13 (2.74%) ReSharper
6 12 (2.53%) Moq
7 10 (2.11%) MSTest
8 9 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.68%) AccuRev
10 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.05%) Subversion
10 5 (1.05%) NetAdvantage
10 5 (1.05%) LLBLGen Pro
11 4 (0.84%) Xcode
11 4 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.42%) Hudson
13 2 (0.42%) Selenium
13 2 (0.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 61 (12.84%) Finance
2 18 (3.79%) Marketing
3 17 (3.58%) Retail
4 10 (2.11%) Back Office
5 9 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.84%) Games
7 2 (0.42%) Advertising
7 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (68.00%) .NET
2 254 (53.47%) ASP.NET
3 202 (42.53%) HTML
4 170 (35.79%) CSS
5 120 (25.26%) jQuery
6 93 (19.58%) XML
7 92 (19.37%) HTML5
8 80 (16.84%) WCF
9 78 (16.42%) .NET Framework
10 63 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (11.37%) Ajax
12 44 (9.26%) WinForms
13 43 (9.05%) WPF
14 41 (8.63%) Web Services
15 39 (8.21%) CSS3
16 29 (6.11%) Entity Framework
16 29 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 28 (5.89%) LINQ
18 26 (5.47%) RESTful
19 24 (5.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (4.63%) N-Tier
3 15 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.32%) User Experience
6 10 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (2.11%) Social Network
7 8 (1.68%) Clustering
8 7 (1.47%) Statistics
9 5 (1.05%) W3C
9 5 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.84%) Tandem
10 4 (0.84%) PDA
10 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.63%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.42%) FMCG
12 2 (0.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.42%) Linux
2 37 (7.79%) Windows
3 24 (5.05%) UNIX
4 22 (4.63%) Android
5 20 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (34.74%) MVC
2 121 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (16.84%) OO
4 69 (14.53%) Web Development
5 59 (12.42%) TDD
6 50 (10.53%) OOP
7 40 (8.42%) Web Application Development
8 37 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 31 (6.53%) SOA
11 29 (6.11%) Scrum
12 28 (5.89%) E-Commerce
13 27 (5.68%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.05%) BDD
15 23 (4.84%) Project Management
16 22 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (4.63%) Software Engineering
17 17 (3.58%) ETL
18 16 (3.37%) Web Design
19 15 (3.16%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 291 (61.26%) C#
2 224 (47.16%) SQL
3 151 (31.79%) VB.NET
4 148 (31.16%) JavaScript
5 74 (15.58%) VB
6 71 (14.95%) PHP
7 54 (11.37%) T-SQL
8 35 (7.37%) VB6
9 25 (5.26%) Java
10 22 (4.63%) Ruby
11 15 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.16%) VBA
12 13 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.32%) PHP5
14 9 (1.89%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.68%) Erlang
16 7 (1.47%) F#
16 7 (1.47%) Scala
16 7 (1.47%) Haskell
17 6 (1.26%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (5.47%) Degree
2 13 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.21%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.84%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 79 (16.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.74%) Oracle
3 19 (4.00%) Teradata
4 13 (2.74%) Twitter
5 12 (2.53%) Facebook
6 10 (2.11%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.68%) Cognos
8 7 (1.47%) Google
9 5 (1.05%) Sage
9 5 (1.05%) Infragistics
10 4 (0.84%) Netezza
10 4 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (0.84%) Vertica
10 4 (0.84%) VMware
10 4 (0.84%) Greenplum
11 3 (0.63%) Apple
11 3 (0.63%) Zend
12 2 (0.42%) SAP
13 1 (0.21%) IBM
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: bonus, car, Pension, etc.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago