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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 19.77% 22.81% 63.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.99% 23.64% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 20
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
81 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 94.19% 96.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 33
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (62.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) C#
4 28 (56.00%) .NET
5 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (24.00%) CRM
10 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (22.00%) ETL
10 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) CSS
14 7 (14.00%) MVC
15 6 (12.00%) JSON
16 5 (10.00%) jQuery
16 5 (10.00%) Web Services
16 5 (10.00%) XML
16 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 4 (8.00%) CSS3
17 4 (8.00%) HTML5
17 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (8.00%) Sitecore
18 3 (6.00%) WCF
18 3 (6.00%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Billing
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) CSS
5 6 (12.00%) JSON
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 5 (10.00%) XML
7 4 (8.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) WCF
8 3 (6.00%) WPF
9 2 (4.00%) Ajax
9 2 (4.00%) LINQ
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.00%) WSDL
10 1 (2.00%) JMS
10 1 (2.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Android
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) CRM
2 11 (22.00%) ETL
3 7 (14.00%) MVC
4 3 (6.00%) Web Development
4 3 (6.00%) MVVM
4 3 (6.00%) OO
4 3 (6.00%) OOD
5 1 (2.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.00%) BPMN
5 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.00%) OOP
5 1 (2.00%) Content Management
5 1 (2.00%) BPEL
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) XPath
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.00%) Telerik
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