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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 266 356 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.18% 50.50% 38.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.16% 51.67% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 239 284 201
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
589 689 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.62% 97.73% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 521 553 492
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +1 62 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Tamworth +4 58 £37,500 +38.88% 7
Stafford 0 38 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Lichfield +1 27 £38,750 +7.63% 5
Burton-upon-Trent 0 11 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Cannock +3 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Uttoxeter - 1 - -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 306 (66.52%) .NET
2 281 (61.09%) C#
3 238 (51.74%) ASP.NET
4 225 (48.91%) SQL Server
5 215 (46.74%) SQL
6 199 (43.26%) HTML
7 171 (37.17%) CSS
7 171 (37.17%) MVC
8 148 (32.17%) JavaScript
9 135 (29.35%) VB.NET
10 117 (25.43%) jQuery
11 108 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (17.39%) HTML5
13 78 (16.96%) XML
14 76 (16.52%) WCF
15 75 (16.30%) OO
16 74 (16.09%) PHP
17 71 (15.43%) Microsoft
18 68 (14.78%) Web Development
18 68 (14.78%) .NET Framework
19 67 (14.57%) VB
19 67 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
20 65 (14.13%) MySQL
21 56 (12.17%) TDD
22 54 (11.74%) T-SQL
22 54 (11.74%) Finance
23 51 (11.09%) Web Application Development
24 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
24 49 (10.65%) Ajax
25 48 (10.43%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (7.17%) Node.js
2 24 (5.22%) IIS
3 19 (4.13%) Apache
4 6 (1.30%) CMS
5 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.22%) Kentico
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.22%) SAS
7 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.30%) VoIP
2 4 (0.87%) Intranet
3 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) Broadband
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (48.91%) SQL Server
2 65 (14.13%) MySQL
3 40 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 38 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (7.17%) Relational Database
6 26 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (2.83%) MS Access
11 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.96%) OLAP
13 6 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.09%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.87%) DB2
15 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (10.43%) Visual Studio
1 48 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.70%) NUnit
3 14 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (2.61%) Moq
5 11 (2.39%) ReSharper
6 10 (2.17%) JIRA
6 10 (2.17%) MSTest
7 9 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.52%) Subversion
9 4 (0.87%) Xcode
10 3 (0.65%) AccuRev
11 2 (0.43%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.43%) Hudson
11 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.43%) Selenium
11 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.22%) Maven
12 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
General
1 54 (11.74%) Finance
2 22 (4.78%) Retail
3 19 (4.13%) Marketing
4 14 (3.04%) Back Office
5 10 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.30%) Games
7 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.87%) Advertising
7 4 (0.87%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (66.52%) .NET
2 238 (51.74%) ASP.NET
3 199 (43.26%) HTML
4 171 (37.17%) CSS
5 117 (25.43%) jQuery
6 80 (17.39%) HTML5
7 78 (16.96%) XML
8 76 (16.52%) WCF
9 68 (14.78%) .NET Framework
10 67 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (10.65%) Ajax
12 48 (10.43%) Web Services
13 41 (8.91%) WinForms
14 36 (7.83%) WPF
15 35 (7.61%) RESTful
16 34 (7.39%) CSS3
17 31 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 29 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
19 25 (5.43%) Entity Framework
19 25 (5.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (3.48%) N-Tier
3 15 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.39%) User Experience
6 10 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (2.17%) Social Network
7 8 (1.74%) W3C
7 8 (1.74%) Clustering
8 6 (1.30%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.87%) Tandem
10 4 (0.87%) PDA
10 4 (0.87%) Statistics
11 3 (0.65%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.43%) Social Media
12 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) Physics
12 2 (0.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.48%) Linux
2 30 (6.52%) Windows
3 21 (4.57%) UNIX
4 19 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.83%) Android
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (37.17%) MVC
2 108 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (16.30%) OO
4 68 (14.78%) Web Development
5 56 (12.17%) TDD
6 51 (11.09%) Web Application Development
7 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (9.35%) OOP
9 31 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 30 (6.52%) BDD
11 27 (5.87%) Unit Testing
12 24 (5.22%) E-Commerce
12 24 (5.22%) Project Management
13 22 (4.78%) SOA
14 21 (4.57%) Software Engineering
15 20 (4.35%) Scrum
15 20 (4.35%) ETL
16 19 (4.13%) SDLC
17 16 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (2.83%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 281 (61.09%) C#
2 215 (46.74%) SQL
3 148 (32.17%) JavaScript
4 135 (29.35%) VB.NET
5 74 (16.09%) PHP
6 67 (14.57%) VB
7 54 (11.74%) T-SQL
8 28 (6.09%) Ruby
9 25 (5.43%) Java
10 24 (5.22%) VB6
11 14 (3.04%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.17%) VBA
12 10 (2.17%) PHP5
13 9 (1.96%) Erlang
13 9 (1.96%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.96%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.74%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.74%) F#
14 8 (1.74%) Scala
14 8 (1.74%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 32 (6.96%) Degree
2 10 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.22%) CCA
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 71 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.74%) Oracle
3 19 (4.13%) Teradata
4 14 (3.04%) Business Objects
4 14 (3.04%) Cognos
4 14 (3.04%) Facebook
5 12 (2.61%) Twitter
6 8 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.52%) Google
8 6 (1.30%) SAP
9 5 (1.09%) Zend
10 4 (0.87%) Greenplum
10 4 (0.87%) Netezza
10 4 (0.87%) Vertica
11 3 (0.65%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.65%) Apple
11 3 (0.65%) IBM
12 2 (0.43%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.43%) VMware
13 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staffordshire
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
McCabe & Barton
Salary: Bonus + Benefits + Relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60k - 90k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago