The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 76.19% 26.67% 15.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 76.19% 26.67% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 12
Average salary £38,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 Sutton Coldfield 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
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 15 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 100.00% 100.00% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 72
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +12.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Sutton Coldfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Developer
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Sutton Coldfield region.

Developer Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Apache
3 13 (65.00%) Moodle
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) WinForms
7 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (10.00%) OOD
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (5.00%) WCF
9 1 (5.00%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 13 (65.00%) Apache
1 13 (65.00%) Moodle
2 1 (5.00%) Kentico
2 1 (5.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) MVVM
4 1 (5.00%) BDD
4 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Flexi-time
Posted: 24 days ago