The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1595 1476 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.26% 29.06% 27.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.15% 29.93% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1344 1436
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
England

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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5472 4931 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.94% 97.09% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4339 4156 4839
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 539 £40,000 - 64
Staffordshire +1 263 £39,000 +11.42% 42
Warwickshire 0 187 £37,500 - 36
Coventry -1 163 £37,500 -11.76% 16
Worcestershire 0 99 £35,000 +2.94% 28
Shropshire +1 79 £42,500 +8.97% 14
Solihull -4 57 £41,250 +7.14% 18
Herefordshire +1 55 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Wolverhampton 0 23 £37,500 +20.96% 9
Walsall -1 16 £39,500 -1.25% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 10 £35,000 - 1
West Bromwich +5 9 £40,000 -15.78%
Halesowen -1 4 £24,750 -47.89% 5
Dudley -7 3 £32,000 -35.02% 1
Smethwick - 3 £35,500 -
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Tipton - 1 £37,500 -
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1730 (54.42%) JavaScript
2 1594 (50.14%) HTML
3 1475 (46.40%) .NET
4 1468 (46.18%) C#
5 1444 (45.42%) CSS
6 1188 (37.37%) SQL
7 1111 (34.95%) MVC
8 1038 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 997 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
10 984 (30.95%) ASP.NET
11 847 (26.64%) jQuery
12 678 (21.33%) HTML5
13 655 (20.60%) AngularJS
14 642 (20.20%) PHP
15 627 (19.72%) Web Development
16 549 (17.27%) Java
17 542 (17.05%) Microsoft
18 519 (16.33%) MySQL
19 465 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
20 444 (13.97%) Web Services
21 441 (13.87%) XML
22 428 (13.46%) TDD
23 412 (12.96%) Git (software)
24 400 (12.58%) VB.NET
25 393 (12.36%) OO
26 363 (11.42%) Finance
27 360 (11.32%) Scrum
28 349 (10.98%) Degree
29 348 (10.95%) .NET Framework
30 334 (10.51%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 184 (5.79%) CMS
2 115 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 105 (3.30%) WordPress
4 80 (2.52%) Apache
5 65 (2.04%) IIS
6 57 (1.79%) Umbraco
7 52 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 45 (1.42%) nginx
9 37 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (1.13%) JBoss
11 27 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.79%) OpenEdge
12 25 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
13 24 (0.75%) Drupal
14 23 (0.72%) Apache Spark
15 21 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.44%) lighttpd
17 14 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
18 10 (0.31%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 183 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 72 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 39 (1.23%) MS Office
4 26 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.094%) Blender
9 2 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.031%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 89 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (2.08%) Magento
3 24 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (0.75%) SAP BPC
4 15 (0.47%) Sentinel
5 10 (0.31%) Shopify
6 8 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.22%) SAP HR
7 7 (0.22%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.19%) Sage 200
8 6 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.19%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.19%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.094%) OpenText MBPM
10 3 (0.094%) OpenText Process Suite
10 3 (0.094%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 197 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (2.08%) GitHub
4 52 (1.64%) SaaS
5 35 (1.10%) Office 365
6 27 (0.85%) IaaS
7 26 (0.82%) PaaS
8 24 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 17 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.35%) Sage Pay
12 6 (0.19%) AdWords
12 6 (0.19%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.13%) Heroku
14 3 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (0.094%) Firebase
14 3 (0.094%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.45%) HTTP
2 64 (2.01%) Internet
3 29 (0.91%) ATM
4 18 (0.57%) SSL
5 17 (0.53%) Intranet
6 16 (0.50%) DNS
7 13 (0.41%) DHCP
8 12 (0.38%) LDAP
8 12 (0.38%) Skype
9 8 (0.25%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.094%) X.509
12 2 (0.063%) Firewall
13 1 (0.031%) Broadband
13 1 (0.031%) FTP
13 1 (0.031%) NFC
13 1 (0.031%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1038 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 519 (16.33%) MySQL
3 189 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 176 (5.54%) Relational Database
5 149 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 142 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 137 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 133 (4.18%) NoSQL
9 118 (3.71%) MongoDB
10 115 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 90 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 81 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
13 79 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 67 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 56 (1.76%) Big Data
16 55 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 52 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
18 36 (1.13%) Oracle Database
19 29 (0.91%) SAP BW
20 27 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 412 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 247 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 164 (5.16%) Subversion
4 124 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 99 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 82 (2.58%) gulp
7 78 (2.45%) Grunt
8 77 (2.42%) Maven
9 56 (1.76%) JUnit
10 55 (1.73%) Selenium
11 44 (1.38%) PHPUnit
12 39 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 39 (1.23%) Jasmine
13 38 (1.20%) Mocha
14 37 (1.16%) Ant
15 36 (1.13%) Eclipse
16 31 (0.98%) JIRA
17 30 (0.94%) Mercurial
18 29 (0.91%) Gradle
19 28 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 363 (11.42%) Finance
2 195 (6.13%) Marketing
3 146 (4.59%) Retail
4 99 (3.11%) Advertising
5 86 (2.71%) Games
6 65 (2.04%) Banking
7 47 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 45 (1.42%) Automotive
9 33 (1.04%) Music Industry
10 28 (0.88%) Law
11 25 (0.79%) Telecoms
12 24 (0.75%) Billing
12 24 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.66%) Legal
14 20 (0.63%) Electronics
15 17 (0.53%) Publishing
16 13 (0.41%) Back Office
17 12 (0.38%) Local Government
18 8 (0.25%) Financial Institution
19 3 (0.094%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1594 (50.14%) HTML
2 1475 (46.40%) .NET
3 1444 (45.42%) CSS
4 984 (30.95%) ASP.NET
5 847 (26.64%) jQuery
6 678 (21.33%) HTML5
7 655 (20.60%) AngularJS
8 465 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 444 (13.97%) Web Services
10 441 (13.87%) XML
11 348 (10.95%) .NET Framework
12 334 (10.51%) CSS3
13 265 (8.34%) RESTful
13 265 (8.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 242 (7.61%) WCF
15 234 (7.36%) REST
16 233 (7.33%) Entity Framework
17 211 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 205 (6.45%) Node.js
19 199 (6.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 212 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 194 (6.10%) User Experience
3 177 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 118 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (2.01%) Social Media
7 56 (1.76%) iPad
8 47 (1.48%) Fintech
8 47 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 44 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 43 (1.35%) NHS
11 26 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 21 (0.66%) mHealth
13 19 (0.60%) PMI
14 18 (0.57%) e-Learning
15 17 (0.53%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.50%) Algorithms
16 16 (0.50%) Data Centre
16 16 (0.50%) N-Tier
16 16 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 230 (7.23%) Linux
2 168 (5.28%) Windows
3 142 (4.47%) Apple iOS
4 140 (4.40%) Android
5 71 (2.23%) Unix
6 29 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.25%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.031%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.031%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.031%) Solaris
14 1 (0.031%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1111 (34.95%) MVC
2 997 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
3 627 (19.72%) Web Development
4 428 (13.46%) TDD
5 393 (12.36%) OO
6 360 (11.32%) Scrum
7 314 (9.88%) SDLC
8 294 (9.25%) Front End Development
9 258 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
10 249 (7.83%) Mentoring
11 238 (7.49%) OOP
12 234 (7.36%) Software Engineering
13 233 (7.33%) E-Commerce
14 182 (5.73%) CRM
15 179 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
16 175 (5.50%) BDD
17 167 (5.25%) Open Source
18 158 (4.97%) SOA
19 135 (4.25%) Unit Testing
20 117 (3.68%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1730 (54.42%) JavaScript
2 1468 (46.18%) C#
3 1188 (37.37%) SQL
4 642 (20.20%) PHP
5 549 (17.27%) Java
6 400 (12.58%) VB.NET
7 307 (9.66%) T-SQL
8 117 (3.68%) C++
9 109 (3.43%) Ruby
10 106 (3.33%) Python
11 70 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 70 (2.20%) VB
12 64 (2.01%) C
13 56 (1.76%) Objective-C
14 36 (1.13%) F#
15 35 (1.10%) Scala
16 33 (1.04%) TypeScript
17 27 (0.85%) Apple Swift
17 27 (0.85%) VB6
17 27 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 349 (10.98%) Degree
2 79 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 40 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.10%) MCSD
6 19 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 18 (0.57%) MCTS
8 16 (0.50%) ISEB
9 15 (0.47%) Sun Certification
10 14 (0.44%) MCP
11 12 (0.38%) MCAD
12 8 (0.25%) MCPD
13 6 (0.19%) HND
13 6 (0.19%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.094%) BC Cleared
16 2 (0.063%) ISTQB
16 2 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.031%) CIPD
17 1 (0.031%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.35%) QA
2 8 (0.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (0.25%) WAI
3 7 (0.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.031%) DICOM
4 1 (0.031%) HL7
4 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.031%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (1.01%) Docker
1 32 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (0.38%) Firmware
3 12 (0.38%) Samba
3 12 (0.38%) Squid
4 8 (0.25%) vSphere
5 6 (0.19%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.063%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.031%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.031%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.031%) HDFS
7 1 (0.031%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.031%) zsh
Systems Management
1 25 (0.79%) Puppet
2 19 (0.60%) Ansible
3 16 (0.50%) SCVMM
3 16 (0.50%) vRealize
4 15 (0.47%) SCOrch
5 13 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.25%) cPanel
7 6 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.16%) Graphite
9 4 (0.13%) Uchiwa
10 3 (0.094%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.094%) Kibana
10 3 (0.094%) Plesk
10 3 (0.094%) WSUS
11 2 (0.063%) Grafana
11 2 (0.063%) Packer
11 2 (0.063%) Terraform
12 1 (0.031%) Oozie
12 1 (0.031%) Rancher
12 1 (0.031%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 542 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 166 (5.22%) Oracle
3 78 (2.45%) Google
4 63 (1.98%) SAP
5 61 (1.92%) Zend
6 50 (1.57%) Adobe
7 47 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 45 (1.42%) Xamarin
9 42 (1.32%) ServiceNow
10 33 (1.04%) Telerik
10 33 (1.04%) VMware
11 29 (0.91%) IBM
11 29 (0.91%) Progress
12 23 (0.72%) EPiServer
13 21 (0.66%) Cognos
13 21 (0.66%) Twitter
14 19 (0.60%) Sitecore
15 18 (0.57%) Sage
16 17 (0.53%) PayPal
17 14 (0.44%) Tableau
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension + holidays
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - please contact for details
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Great Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday