The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 227 219 210
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.037% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £29,750
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Apex Code
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2668 2674 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.75% 50.01% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 2398 2065
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apex Code Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apex Code across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Apex Code Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 11 £65,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code.

1 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 23 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 17 (73.91%) CRM
3 15 (65.22%) OO
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) OOP
5 13 (56.52%) Heroku
6 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
6 12 (52.17%) Coaching
6 12 (52.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 12 (52.17%) Marketing
7 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
7 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) SaaS
10 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (17.39%) JMS
10 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
10 4 (17.39%) HTTP
10 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
10 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) DHTML
10 4 (17.39%) HTML
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
10 4 (17.39%) CSS

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Heroku
2 6 (26.09%) SaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 10 (43.48%) CRM Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) DHTML
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) JDBC
4 4 (17.39%) JMS
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
5 1 (4.35%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) CRM
2 15 (65.22%) OO
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) OOP
4 12 (52.17%) Coaching
4 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
5 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) C++
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud