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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.42% 15.79% 39.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.42% 16.67% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 29
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
67 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 94.74% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 65
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £49,000
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 3 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Walsall

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) IIS
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (13.33%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) WPF
8 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
8 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (13.33%) CSLA
9 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
9 3 (10.00%) CSS3
9 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.00%) QA
9 3 (10.00%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
5 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
5 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.33%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) WebSpeed
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) WPF
5 4 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) CSLA
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) SonicMQ
8 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
8 1 (3.33%) Web Services
8 1 (3.33%) MDX
8 1 (3.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (13.33%) OO
2 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.00%) OOD
3 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) E-business
4 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (3.33%) Web Design
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VBA
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) HND
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.33%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) Facebook
2 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
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