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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank - 189 197
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.21% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.43% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £29,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -72.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
2827 2577 2466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.77% 48.96% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2272 2159
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,580 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com