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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 231 322 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.98% 46.07% 36.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.78% 47.28% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 210 265 217
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
628 681 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.82% 97.42% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 539 541 538
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 77 £35,000 - 15
Stafford -1 32 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Lichfield 0 30 £41,500 +38.33% 3
Burton-upon-Trent 0 20 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Tamworth -10 14 £35,000 - 2
Rugeley +1 2 £32,000 -7.34%
Cannock -7 1 £38,500 +10.00%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 269 (55.12%) .NET
2 251 (51.43%) C#
3 235 (48.16%) SQL Server
4 229 (46.93%) HTML
5 222 (45.49%) SQL
6 205 (42.01%) CSS
7 201 (41.19%) ASP.NET
8 174 (35.66%) JavaScript
9 162 (33.20%) MVC
10 125 (25.61%) jQuery
11 120 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (20.29%) VB.NET
13 88 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 86 (17.62%) PHP
15 83 (17.01%) Business Intelligence
16 82 (16.80%) OO
17 81 (16.60%) HTML5
18 80 (16.39%) Microsoft
19 79 (16.19%) T-SQL
20 78 (15.98%) MySQL
21 74 (15.16%) WCF
22 69 (14.14%) XML
23 61 (12.50%) Web Services
23 61 (12.50%) Finance
24 59 (12.09%) TDD
25 57 (11.68%) Web Development
26 56 (11.48%) OOP
27 54 (11.07%) Web Application Development
28 52 (10.66%) .NET Framework
29 51 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (6.97%) Node.js
2 24 (4.92%) Apache
3 21 (4.30%) CMS
4 13 (2.66%) WordPress
5 11 (2.25%) IIS
6 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.82%) Kentico
7 4 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.61%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.64%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.61%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.25%) Intranet
2 5 (1.02%) Internet
3 3 (0.61%) VoIP
4 2 (0.41%) HTTP
4 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (48.16%) SQL Server
2 78 (15.98%) MySQL
3 51 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 38 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (6.56%) Relational Database
8 31 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (3.69%) OLTP
11 17 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (3.48%) OLAP
11 17 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.43%) Big Data
12 7 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
12 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.02%) DB2
13 5 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (10.25%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.89%) NUnit
4 16 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (3.07%) Moq
6 14 (2.87%) MSTest
7 11 (2.25%) ReSharper
8 10 (2.05%) Subversion
9 6 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.82%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.82%) JIRA
11 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.61%) Grunt
12 2 (0.41%) gulp
12 2 (0.41%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.41%) Xcode
12 2 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 61 (12.50%) Finance
2 34 (6.97%) Marketing
3 27 (5.53%) Retail
4 17 (3.48%) Games
5 12 (2.46%) Back Office
6 7 (1.43%) Banking
7 5 (1.02%) Advertising
7 5 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (55.12%) .NET
2 229 (46.93%) HTML
3 205 (42.01%) CSS
4 201 (41.19%) ASP.NET
5 125 (25.61%) jQuery
6 88 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 81 (16.60%) HTML5
8 74 (15.16%) WCF
9 69 (14.14%) XML
10 61 (12.50%) Web Services
11 52 (10.66%) .NET Framework
12 46 (9.43%) WinForms
13 44 (9.02%) CSS3
14 43 (8.81%) Ajax
15 41 (8.40%) RESTful
16 38 (7.79%) SOAP
17 33 (6.76%) WPF
18 31 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 29 (5.94%) REST
20 25 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.10%) N-Tier
5 17 (3.48%) User Experience
6 14 (2.87%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (2.46%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.25%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.05%) Social Media
10 9 (1.84%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.84%) W3C
11 7 (1.43%) EPoS
11 7 (1.43%) Physics
12 6 (1.23%) Social Network
13 5 (1.02%) Web 2.0
13 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.02%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.61%) Clustering
15 3 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.25%) Linux
2 35 (7.17%) Windows
3 17 (3.48%) UNIX
4 13 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.02%) Android
5 5 (1.02%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (33.20%) MVC
2 120 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (17.01%) Business Intelligence
4 82 (16.80%) OO
5 59 (12.09%) TDD
6 57 (11.68%) Web Development
7 56 (11.48%) OOP
8 54 (11.07%) Web Application Development
9 50 (10.25%) Unit Testing
10 32 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 30 (6.15%) ETL
11 30 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.53%) Data Modelling
12 27 (5.53%) BDD
13 26 (5.33%) Scrum
14 25 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.92%) SDLC
16 23 (4.71%) Analytics
16 23 (4.71%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.51%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 251 (51.43%) C#
2 222 (45.49%) SQL
3 174 (35.66%) JavaScript
4 99 (20.29%) VB.NET
5 86 (17.62%) PHP
6 79 (16.19%) T-SQL
7 46 (9.43%) VB
8 38 (7.79%) Java
9 25 (5.12%) Ruby
10 11 (2.25%) VB6
10 11 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.05%) C++
11 10 (2.05%) VBA
11 10 (2.05%) PHP5
11 10 (2.05%) Erlang
12 9 (1.84%) Scala
12 9 (1.84%) Haskell
12 9 (1.84%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.43%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.43%) F#
Qualifications
1 49 (10.04%) Degree
2 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.41%) CCA
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.23%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 80 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.56%) Oracle
3 25 (5.12%) Google
4 18 (3.69%) Cognos
5 17 (3.48%) Teradata
6 14 (2.87%) SAP
6 14 (2.87%) MicroStrategy
7 11 (2.25%) Facebook
8 8 (1.64%) Twitter
9 7 (1.43%) IBM
10 6 (1.23%) Netezza
10 6 (1.23%) Apple
11 5 (1.02%) Vertica
11 5 (1.02%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.02%) Greenplum
12 4 (0.82%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.82%) hybris
12 4 (0.82%) Ab Initio
13 3 (0.61%) Zend
14 1 (0.20%) VMware
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training! Plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staffordshire
Mobell Communications Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago