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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 28.16% 20.99% 46.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.85% 21.25% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £40,000
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 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
94 80 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 91.26% 98.77% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 73 27
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) .NET
3 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
5 17 (36.96%) C#
6 15 (32.61%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (32.61%) ETL
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 13 (28.26%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) HTML
8 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (23.91%) JSON
11 10 (21.74%) MVC
12 8 (17.39%) jQuery
12 8 (17.39%) Sitecore
13 7 (15.22%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) Web Services
14 6 (13.04%) XML
14 6 (13.04%) CSS3
15 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (10.87%) Web Development
15 5 (10.87%) OO
15 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
16 4 (8.70%) OOD
16 4 (8.70%) WCF
16 4 (8.70%) Billing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (32.61%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Billing
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.26%) CSS
3 13 (28.26%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) JSON
5 8 (17.39%) jQuery
6 7 (15.22%) HTML5
6 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) XML
7 6 (13.04%) CSS3
8 4 (8.70%) WCF
9 1 (2.17%) JMS
9 1 (2.17%) XSD
9 1 (2.17%) XSL
9 1 (2.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ETL
2 10 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (10.87%) Web Development
3 5 (10.87%) OO
4 4 (8.70%) OOD
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.17%) BPMN
5 1 (2.17%) BPEL
5 1 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 17 (36.96%) C#
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) XPath
6 1 (2.17%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
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