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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 316 220 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.47% 34.27% 33.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.95% 35.43% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 257 202 145
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
719 621 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.90% 96.73% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 576 526 398
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 £22,500 £20,500 £18,985
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 89 £35,000 - 7
Burton-upon-Trent +3 37 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Stafford +1 26 £32,500 +25.00% 5
Cannock -2 23 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Tamworth 0 19 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Lichfield +1 16 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Rugeley -1 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 487 (71.41%) SQL
2 430 (63.05%) .NET
3 366 (53.67%) SQL Server
4 354 (51.91%) C#
5 307 (45.01%) ASP.NET
6 251 (36.80%) HTML
7 220 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 219 (32.11%) CSS
9 215 (31.52%) VB.NET
10 213 (31.23%) Microsoft
11 172 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
12 150 (21.99%) jQuery
13 145 (21.26%) .NET Framework
14 136 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 132 (19.35%) MS Excel
16 114 (16.72%) MVC
17 111 (16.28%) HTML5
18 109 (15.98%) XML
19 102 (14.96%) Ajax
19 102 (14.96%) T-SQL
20 92 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
21 91 (13.34%) Web Development
22 83 (12.17%) Windows
23 80 (11.73%) OO
24 76 (11.14%) Visual Studio
24 76 (11.14%) WinForms
24 76 (11.14%) Mentoring
25 73 (10.70%) Degree
26 72 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 67 (9.82%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (6.45%) IIS
2 34 (4.99%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (1.03%) Apache
5 6 (0.88%) CMS
6 4 (0.59%) WordPress
7 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.44%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.29%) SAS
8 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Liferay
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 132 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.11%) Photoshop
3 27 (3.96%) MS Office
4 19 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.32%) Agresso
2 9 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.03%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Line 500
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.64%) Office 365
2 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.91%) HTTP
3 10 (1.47%) Internet
4 4 (0.59%) SSH
4 4 (0.59%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (0.59%) DNS
4 4 (0.59%) SSL
5 2 (0.29%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) Broadband
5 2 (0.29%) PBX
5 2 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (53.67%) SQL Server
2 136 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (6.01%) OLAP
8 40 (5.87%) Relational Database
9 36 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (4.40%) MySQL
11 27 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.76%) QlikView
15 11 (1.61%) Big Data
16 10 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (1.47%) OLTP
16 10 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (1.32%) Oracle Database
18 6 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 76 (11.14%) Visual Studio
2 58 (8.50%) Subversion
3 29 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (3.96%) JIRA
5 14 (2.05%) Ant
5 14 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (2.05%) Phing
6 8 (1.17%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.73%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
9 2 (0.29%) NetAdvantage
9 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.29%) Selenium
9 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.15%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.15%) Moq
10 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (8.80%) Finance
2 25 (3.67%) Retail
3 17 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (2.20%) Games
5 6 (0.88%) Marketing
6 5 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.59%) Automotive
7 4 (0.59%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (63.05%) .NET
2 307 (45.01%) ASP.NET
3 251 (36.80%) HTML
4 219 (32.11%) CSS
5 150 (21.99%) jQuery
6 145 (21.26%) .NET Framework
7 111 (16.28%) HTML5
8 109 (15.98%) XML
9 102 (14.96%) Ajax
10 76 (11.14%) WinForms
11 67 (9.82%) CSS3
12 63 (9.24%) Web Services
13 60 (8.80%) WPF
14 58 (8.50%) WCF
15 49 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 35 (5.13%) XHTML
18 30 (4.40%) XSLT
19 26 (3.81%) REST
20 21 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.92%) N-Tier
2 50 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 13 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.76%) Open Source
6 10 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.03%) SCADA
7 7 (1.03%) User Experience
8 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.88%) EPoS
9 5 (0.73%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.44%) Physics
10 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.29%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.29%) Social Media
11 2 (0.29%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.15%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.15%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.15%) NHS
12 1 (0.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (12.17%) Windows
2 40 (5.87%) UNIX
3 23 (3.37%) Linux
4 13 (1.91%) Android
5 7 (1.03%) CentOS
6 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (16.72%) MVC
3 92 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (13.34%) Web Development
5 80 (11.73%) OO
6 76 (11.14%) Mentoring
7 65 (9.53%) TDD
8 64 (9.38%) SOA
9 55 (8.06%) Software Engineering
10 52 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 50 (7.33%) Unit Testing
12 47 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (6.74%) ETL
14 43 (6.30%) OOP
15 36 (5.28%) SEO
16 30 (4.40%) Data Modelling
17 26 (3.81%) Document Management
18 19 (2.79%) OOD
19 16 (2.35%) Migration
20 15 (2.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 487 (71.41%) SQL
2 354 (51.91%) C#
3 220 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 215 (31.52%) VB.NET
5 102 (14.96%) T-SQL
6 56 (8.21%) PHP
7 49 (7.18%) VB
8 36 (5.28%) Java
9 29 (4.25%) C++
10 24 (3.52%) VB6
11 18 (2.64%) C
12 12 (1.76%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.32%) COBOL
14 7 (1.03%) Erlang
14 7 (1.03%) F#
14 7 (1.03%) Scala
15 6 (0.88%) PHP5
16 5 (0.73%) Haskell
16 5 (0.73%) VBA
16 5 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (10.70%) Degree
2 24 (3.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.32%) MCSD
4 9 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Plesk
Vendors
1 213 (31.23%) Microsoft
2 44 (6.45%) Cognos
3 39 (5.72%) Oracle
4 26 (3.81%) MicroStrategy
4 26 (3.81%) AccuRev
5 16 (2.35%) Adobe
6 7 (1.03%) Apple
7 6 (0.88%) Infragistics
8 5 (0.73%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.44%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.29%) Sage
10 2 (0.29%) Perforce
10 2 (0.29%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.29%) Facebook
11 1 (0.15%) Vertica
11 1 (0.15%) Atmel
11 1 (0.15%) Teradata
11 1 (0.15%) Telerik
11 1 (0.15%) Netezza
11 1 (0.15%) Zend
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Circa £15k+
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago