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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 286 220 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 40.40% 35.09% 37.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.57% 36.07% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 228 197 167
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
688 610 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.18% 97.29% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 548 499 420
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 October 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 30 October 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 85 £35,000 - 10
Burton-upon-Trent +1 27 £41,500 +22.96% 5
Stafford 0 24 £32,500 +25.00% 3
Tamworth +6 23 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Lichfield +3 21 £37,500 +7.14%
Cannock -2 18 £35,000 -12.50%
Rugeley 0 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 426 (68.49%) SQL
2 365 (58.68%) .NET
3 332 (53.38%) SQL Server
4 311 (50.00%) C#
5 266 (42.77%) ASP.NET
6 244 (39.23%) HTML
7 219 (35.21%) JavaScript
8 206 (33.12%) CSS
9 197 (31.67%) Microsoft
10 186 (29.90%) VB.NET
11 158 (25.40%) jQuery
12 149 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
13 133 (21.38%) .NET Framework
14 107 (17.20%) MS Excel
15 105 (16.88%) MVC
16 100 (16.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 97 (15.59%) T-SQL
18 90 (14.47%) Web Development
18 90 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
18 90 (14.47%) HTML5
19 89 (14.31%) OO
19 89 (14.31%) Ajax
20 87 (13.99%) XML
21 78 (12.54%) Visual Studio
22 73 (11.74%) Windows
23 69 (11.09%) WinForms
23 69 (11.09%) Mentoring
24 64 (10.29%) Web Services
25 63 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 62 (9.97%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 38 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.95%) IIS
3 14 (2.25%) CMS
4 13 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (1.13%) SAS
6 5 (0.80%) WordPress
6 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.48%) Apache
8 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.32%) Drupal
9 2 (0.32%) Lync
9 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Liferay
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 107 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.34%) MS Office
3 26 (4.18%) Photoshop
4 20 (3.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.45%) Agresso
3 8 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.96%) Line 500
5 4 (0.64%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.73%) Office 365
2 13 (2.09%) SaaS
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.64%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.93%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.45%) Internet
2 9 (1.45%) HTTP
3 4 (0.64%) SSH
3 4 (0.64%) DNS
3 4 (0.64%) SSL
4 2 (0.32%) Intranet
4 2 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.32%) Broadband
4 2 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (53.38%) SQL Server
2 100 (16.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (9.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (7.23%) OLAP
7 44 (7.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (6.91%) MySQL
9 40 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (6.43%) Relational Database
10 25 (4.02%) Crystal Reports
11 17 (2.73%) Big Data
12 16 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.93%) QlikView
14 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (1.45%) OLTP
16 7 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.13%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.13%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 78 (12.54%) Visual Studio
2 60 (9.65%) Subversion
3 25 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.41%) Ant
4 15 (2.41%) Phing
5 13 (2.09%) JIRA
6 8 (1.29%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.96%) NetAdvantage
8 6 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (0.96%) LLBLGen Pro
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.48%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.48%) NUnit
10 2 (0.32%) Selenium
11 1 (0.16%) MorphX
11 1 (0.16%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.16%) Moq
General
1 59 (9.49%) Finance
2 21 (3.38%) Retail
3 8 (1.29%) Marketing
4 6 (0.96%) Games
5 5 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.64%) Automotive
7 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Back Office
8 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (58.68%) .NET
2 266 (42.77%) ASP.NET
3 244 (39.23%) HTML
4 206 (33.12%) CSS
5 158 (25.40%) jQuery
6 133 (21.38%) .NET Framework
7 90 (14.47%) HTML5
8 89 (14.31%) Ajax
9 87 (13.99%) XML
10 69 (11.09%) WinForms
11 64 (10.29%) Web Services
12 62 (9.97%) WPF
13 54 (8.68%) CSS3
14 47 (7.56%) WCF
15 41 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 25 (4.02%) LINQ
18 22 (3.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 21 (3.38%) REST
20 19 (3.05%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.47%) N-Tier
3 20 (3.22%) Algorithms
4 17 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.41%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.93%) Open Source
6 12 (1.93%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.29%) SCADA
8 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.96%) Statistics
9 6 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (0.96%) User Experience
10 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.32%) Physics
11 2 (0.32%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.16%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.16%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.16%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.74%) Windows
2 45 (7.23%) UNIX
3 30 (4.82%) Linux
4 17 (2.73%) Android
5 9 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.48%) CentOS
7 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (16.88%) MVC
3 90 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (14.47%) Web Development
4 89 (14.31%) OO
5 69 (11.09%) Mentoring
6 57 (9.16%) E-Commerce
7 53 (8.52%) OOP
8 48 (7.72%) ETL
9 46 (7.40%) TDD
10 44 (7.07%) SOA
11 43 (6.91%) Software Engineering
12 37 (5.95%) Unit Testing
13 34 (5.47%) Data Modelling
14 26 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (3.54%) SEO
16 21 (3.38%) CRM
17 19 (3.05%) OOD
18 18 (2.89%) Dimensional Modelling
19 15 (2.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 426 (68.49%) SQL
2 311 (50.00%) C#
3 219 (35.21%) JavaScript
4 186 (29.90%) VB.NET
5 97 (15.59%) T-SQL
6 59 (9.49%) PHP
7 55 (8.84%) VB
8 30 (4.82%) Java
9 24 (3.86%) C++
10 23 (3.70%) VB6
11 16 (2.57%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.25%) C
13 10 (1.61%) PHP5
14 9 (1.45%) VBA
15 8 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.29%) Erlang
15 8 (1.29%) F#
15 8 (1.29%) Scala
16 7 (1.13%) ActionScript
17 6 (0.96%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 61 (9.81%) Degree
2 20 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.61%) MCSD
5 9 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.64%) Plesk
Vendors
1 197 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.79%) Oracle
3 29 (4.66%) MicroStrategy
4 25 (4.02%) Cognos
5 17 (2.73%) Adobe
6 12 (1.93%) AccuRev
7 9 (1.45%) Business Objects
7 9 (1.45%) Infragistics
8 6 (0.96%) Sage
9 4 (0.64%) VMware
9 4 (0.64%) Google
10 3 (0.48%) Netezza
10 3 (0.48%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.48%) Teradata
10 3 (0.48%) Remedy
10 3 (0.48%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.48%) Vertica
11 2 (0.32%) Facebook
11 2 (0.32%) Perforce
11 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits, progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + pension, holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, great role
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burntwood, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago