The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 8 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 14.06% 6.00% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.31% 6.00% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,764
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +5.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 West Bromwich 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
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 81.25% 100.00% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 41
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Developer
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the West Bromwich region.

Developer Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) VBA
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) VB
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.11%) HTML
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
9 1 (5.56%) CMS
9 1 (5.56%) LAMP
9 1 (5.56%) WinForms
9 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
4 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) LAMP
4 1 (5.56%) WinForms
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) VBA
3 3 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
5 1 (5.56%) VC++
5 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Midlands and Lancashire CSU
Salary: £26,041 - 34,876 per year + Benefits
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