The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 20 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.99% 39.39% 43.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.26% 41.94% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 22
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £44,500 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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 Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 98.85% 93.94% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 77 59 50
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Developer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Developer Salary Trend in Walsall

Developer
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Walsall

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 36 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 28 (57.14%) .NET
3 26 (53.06%) SQL
4 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
5 22 (44.90%) CSS
6 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 19 (38.78%) C#
8 18 (36.73%) HTML
9 17 (34.69%) jQuery
10 16 (32.65%) JSON
10 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
12 11 (22.45%) MVC
13 10 (20.41%) ETL
13 10 (20.41%) VB.NET
13 10 (20.41%) Sitecore
13 10 (20.41%) HTML5
14 9 (18.37%) CSS3
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (16.33%) OO
15 8 (16.33%) Web Services
15 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (16.33%) Web Development
16 7 (14.29%) XML
16 7 (14.29%) OOD
17 6 (12.24%) Finance
17 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) CSS
3 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 18 (36.73%) HTML
5 17 (34.69%) jQuery
6 16 (32.65%) JSON
7 10 (20.41%) HTML5
8 9 (18.37%) CSS3
9 8 (16.33%) Web Services
10 7 (14.29%) XML
11 6 (12.24%) WCF
12 2 (4.08%) MDX
13 1 (2.04%) Dojo
13 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
13 1 (2.04%) Spring
13 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
13 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
13 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (2.04%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) MVC
2 10 (20.41%) ETL
3 8 (16.33%) OO
3 8 (16.33%) Web Development
4 7 (14.29%) OOD
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.78%) C#
4 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) HND
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Sitecore
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
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