The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Walsall region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.11% 16.44% 19.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 16.44% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 16
Median salary £33,000 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
58 73 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 95.08% 100.00% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 77
Median salary £34,500 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) .NET
3 24 (68.57%) CSS
3 24 (68.57%) jQuery
4 19 (54.29%) SQL
4 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 18 (51.43%) XML
5 18 (51.43%) WCF
5 18 (51.43%) MVC
6 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (42.86%) HTML
7 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
8 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Sitecore
8 11 (31.43%) CSS3
9 10 (28.57%) Web Services
9 10 (28.57%) Web Development
9 10 (28.57%) JSON
10 9 (25.71%) HTML5
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (22.86%) OO
11 8 (22.86%) OOD
11 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.86%) XSL
11 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) CMS
2 6 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (14.29%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Automotive
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
1 24 (68.57%) CSS
1 24 (68.57%) jQuery
2 18 (51.43%) WCF
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) CSS3
5 10 (28.57%) JSON
5 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 8 (22.86%) XSL
8 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (20.00%) PhoneGap
8 7 (20.00%) React
9 5 (14.29%) XSLT
10 1 (2.86%) MDX
10 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Social Network
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) MVC
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Web Development
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) OO
4 8 (22.86%) OOD
5 6 (17.14%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) Android Development
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) ETL
6 5 (14.29%) iOS Development
7 4 (11.43%) Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.86%) ETL Development
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
4 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) F#
5 5 (14.29%) XPath
5 5 (14.29%) XQuery
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
1 11 (31.43%) Sitecore
2 5 (14.29%) EPiServer
3 3 (8.57%) Facebook
4 2 (5.71%) Twitter
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle