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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 334 246 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.84% 37.10% 34.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.34% 38.50% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 276 227 154
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
691 639 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.91% 96.38% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 550 549 405
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 97 £35,000 - 8
Burton-upon-Trent +5 38 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Cannock -1 27 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Stafford +1 25 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Lichfield -1 19 £30,000 - 4
Tamworth -2 14 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Rugeley -1 2 £34,536 +15.12%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 485 (70.19%) SQL
2 443 (64.11%) .NET
3 369 (53.40%) SQL Server
4 349 (50.51%) C#
5 304 (43.99%) ASP.NET
6 249 (36.03%) HTML
7 226 (32.71%) JavaScript
8 218 (31.55%) VB.NET
9 214 (30.97%) CSS
10 211 (30.54%) Microsoft
11 153 (22.14%) jQuery
12 144 (20.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 144 (20.84%) .NET Framework
13 136 (19.68%) MS Excel
14 121 (17.51%) HTML5
15 115 (16.64%) XML
15 115 (16.64%) MVC
16 107 (15.48%) T-SQL
17 102 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
18 97 (14.04%) Ajax
19 91 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
20 90 (13.02%) Web Development
21 84 (12.16%) Windows
22 77 (11.14%) WinForms
22 77 (11.14%) OO
23 73 (10.56%) TDD
24 72 (10.42%) Visual Studio
25 71 (10.27%) CSS3
26 69 (9.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 68 (9.84%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (6.22%) IIS
2 31 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (1.01%) Apache
4 7 (1.01%) CMS
5 6 (0.87%) Node.js
6 4 (0.58%) WordPress
7 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.43%) SAS
7 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.14%) Liferay
9 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 136 (19.68%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.20%) Photoshop
3 26 (3.76%) MS Office
4 17 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Agresso
1 9 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.01%) Magento
3 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.29%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.60%) Office 365
2 6 (0.87%) ElastiCache
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.32%) HTTP
2 14 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.45%) Internet
4 4 (0.58%) SSH
4 4 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (0.58%) DNS
4 4 (0.58%) SSL
5 3 (0.43%) Intranet
6 2 (0.29%) Broadband
6 2 (0.29%) PBX
6 2 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (53.40%) SQL Server
2 144 (20.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (9.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (8.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (8.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (6.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (5.50%) OLAP
8 34 (4.92%) MySQL
8 34 (4.92%) Relational Database
9 30 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (4.20%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (2.03%) OLTP
12 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (1.74%) QlikView
13 9 (1.30%) Big Data
13 9 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 72 (10.42%) Visual Studio
2 51 (7.38%) Subversion
3 29 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (3.91%) JIRA
5 15 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (1.74%) Ant
6 12 (1.74%) Phing
7 10 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.72%) NUnit
10 4 (0.58%) Selenium
11 3 (0.43%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.43%) Moq
12 2 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
12 2 (0.29%) NetAdvantage
12 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.14%) MorphX
General
1 62 (8.97%) Finance
2 25 (3.62%) Retail
3 19 (2.75%) Games
4 18 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.16%) Marketing
6 5 (0.72%) Billing
7 4 (0.58%) Advertising
7 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.58%) Automotive
8 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (64.11%) .NET
2 304 (43.99%) ASP.NET
3 249 (36.03%) HTML
4 214 (30.97%) CSS
5 153 (22.14%) jQuery
6 144 (20.84%) .NET Framework
7 121 (17.51%) HTML5
8 115 (16.64%) XML
9 97 (14.04%) Ajax
10 77 (11.14%) WinForms
11 71 (10.27%) CSS3
12 65 (9.41%) Web Services
13 59 (8.54%) WPF
14 57 (8.25%) WCF
15 48 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (5.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 36 (5.21%) XHTML
18 33 (4.78%) XSLT
19 28 (4.05%) REST
20 26 (3.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.81%) N-Tier
2 13 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 12 (1.74%) Mathematics
4 11 (1.59%) Open Source
5 9 (1.30%) Social Media
6 7 (1.01%) EPoS
7 6 (0.87%) SCADA
7 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.43%) Online Gambling
9 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.29%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.29%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.14%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.14%) NHS
11 1 (0.14%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.14%) Arduino
11 1 (0.14%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 84 (12.16%) Windows
2 34 (4.92%) UNIX
3 26 (3.76%) Linux
4 14 (2.03%) Android
5 7 (1.01%) CentOS
6 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.64%) MVC
2 102 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (13.02%) Web Development
5 77 (11.14%) OO
6 73 (10.56%) TDD
7 68 (9.84%) SOA
8 56 (8.10%) E-Commerce
8 56 (8.10%) Software Engineering
9 54 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 46 (6.66%) OOP
12 42 (6.08%) SEO
13 41 (5.93%) ETL
14 32 (4.63%) Data Modelling
15 26 (3.76%) Document Management
16 18 (2.60%) OOD
17 17 (2.46%) ITIL
18 15 (2.17%) Migration
19 14 (2.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 485 (70.19%) SQL
2 349 (50.51%) C#
3 226 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 218 (31.55%) VB.NET
5 107 (15.48%) T-SQL
6 63 (9.12%) PHP
7 50 (7.24%) VB
8 38 (5.50%) Java
9 30 (4.34%) C++
10 27 (3.91%) VB6
11 18 (2.60%) C
12 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.16%) COBOL
14 6 (0.87%) VBA
14 6 (0.87%) PHP5
14 6 (0.87%) Erlang
14 6 (0.87%) F#
14 6 (0.87%) Scala
15 5 (0.72%) VBScript
16 4 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 68 (9.84%) Degree
2 25 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.30%) MCSD
4 9 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.29%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Plesk
Vendors
1 211 (30.54%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.66%) Cognos
3 40 (5.79%) Oracle
4 26 (3.76%) AccuRev
5 24 (3.47%) MicroStrategy
6 14 (2.03%) Adobe
7 10 (1.45%) Apple
8 7 (1.01%) Business Objects
9 6 (0.87%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.43%) Google
10 3 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.29%) Sage
11 2 (0.29%) Perforce
11 2 (0.29%) Facebook
12 1 (0.14%) Telerik
12 1 (0.14%) Zend
12 1 (0.14%) Atmel
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
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Lichfield
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