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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 23.91% 22.86% 61.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.58% 23.53% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 68 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 93.48% 97.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 65 30
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
4 27 (54.00%) C#
5 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
9 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (26.00%) ETL
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) CSS
12 9 (18.00%) MVC
13 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (16.00%) CRM
14 7 (14.00%) JSON
15 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
16 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.00%) jQuery
16 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (8.00%) CSS3
17 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (8.00%) HTML5
17 4 (8.00%) Web Development
17 4 (8.00%) Web Services
17 4 (8.00%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) CSS
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) JSON
5 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 4 (8.00%) CSS3
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) XML
7 3 (6.00%) WCF
8 1 (2.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.00%) XSD
8 1 (2.00%) XSL
8 1 (2.00%) JMS
8 1 (2.00%) WSDL
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ETL
2 9 (18.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) Web Development
5 3 (6.00%) OOD
5 3 (6.00%) OO
6 1 (2.00%) OOP
6 1 (2.00%) Content Management
6 1 (2.00%) BPEL
6 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.00%) BPMN
6 1 (2.00%) MVVM
6 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) HND
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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