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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1686 1697 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.37% 29.41% 32.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.42% 30.37% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1527 1537
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 0 510 £37,500 - 48
Staffordshire 0 314 £37,500 - 38
Warwickshire 0 238 £40,000 +1.26% 20
Coventry 0 197 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Worcestershire 0 138 £34,000 -2.85% 14
Shropshire 0 127 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Solihull -1 47 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Herefordshire 0 38 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Wolverhampton +3 34 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Walsall +3 22 £37,500 +4.16% 1
West Bromwich -9 9 £47,500 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield -5 4 £28,000 -22.75% 2
Dudley -3 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1704 (51.25%) JavaScript
2 1489 (44.78%) HTML
3 1426 (42.89%) .NET
4 1402 (42.17%) CSS
5 1335 (40.15%) SQL
6 1314 (39.52%) C#
7 1115 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
8 1074 (32.30%) SQL Server
9 1066 (32.06%) MVC
10 964 (28.99%) ASP.NET
11 959 (28.84%) jQuery
12 673 (20.24%) Web Development
13 629 (18.92%) HTML5
14 607 (18.26%) MySQL
15 584 (17.56%) PHP
16 577 (17.35%) Java
17 538 (16.18%) Microsoft
18 507 (15.25%) TDD
19 504 (15.16%) AngularJS
20 503 (15.13%) Degree
21 502 (15.10%) OO
22 490 (14.74%) XML
23 482 (14.50%) Web Services
24 451 (13.56%) Scrum
25 450 (13.53%) Git (software)
26 424 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
27 416 (12.51%) T-SQL
28 389 (11.70%) Oracle
29 373 (11.22%) Finance
29 373 (11.22%) VB.NET

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
1 169 (5.08%) CMS
2 130 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 114 (3.43%) JBoss
4 101 (3.04%) GlassFish
5 98 (2.95%) WordPress
6 87 (2.62%) WildFly
7 81 (2.44%) Apache
8 68 (2.05%) IIS
9 54 (1.62%) Apache Spark
10 49 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
10 49 (1.47%) Drupal
11 41 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 40 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 38 (1.14%) nginx
14 26 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 19 (0.57%) OpenEdge
16 18 (0.54%) Confluence
16 18 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
17 17 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 212 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 135 (4.06%) Photoshop
3 48 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.54%) MS Office
6 10 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.27%) PrintSoft PReS
8 7 (0.21%) HipChat
9 5 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.090%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.090%) MS Project
11 2 (0.060%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.030%) Blender
Business Applications
1 85 (2.56%) Magento
2 39 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.54%) Visualfiles
4 12 (0.36%) Exstream
4 12 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
5 9 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 8 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.21%) SAP HR
8 6 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 3 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
12 2 (0.060%) Maximo
12 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.060%) Payment Gateway
12 2 (0.060%) SAP HCM
12 2 (0.060%) Shopify
13 1 (0.030%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 130 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 51 (1.53%) SaaS
4 50 (1.50%) GitHub
4 50 (1.50%) Office 365
5 19 (0.57%) AdWords
6 17 (0.51%) Sage Pay
7 14 (0.42%) IaaS
8 13 (0.39%) Heroku
9 11 (0.33%) PaaS
10 8 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.15%) Google Play
13 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.12%) MailChimp
14 3 (0.090%) Force.com
15 2 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.030%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.20%) Internet
2 32 (0.96%) HTTP
3 26 (0.78%) SSL
4 24 (0.72%) Intranet
5 17 (0.51%) Skype
6 10 (0.30%) DNS
7 8 (0.24%) DHCP
8 5 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.090%) Extranet
9 3 (0.090%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.060%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.060%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.030%) ATM
11 1 (0.030%) Broadband
11 1 (0.030%) FTP
11 1 (0.030%) LAN
11 1 (0.030%) SMTP
11 1 (0.030%) SSH
11 1 (0.030%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1074 (32.30%) SQL Server
2 607 (18.26%) MySQL
3 303 (9.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 235 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 210 (6.32%) Relational Database
6 176 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
7 151 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
8 139 (4.18%) NoSQL
9 138 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 117 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 106 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
12 98 (2.95%) MongoDB
13 89 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 86 (2.59%) Big Data
14 86 (2.59%) RDBMS
15 79 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
16 65 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
17 64 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 60 (1.80%) Hadoop
18 60 (1.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 450 (13.53%) Git (software)
2 246 (7.40%) Visual Studio
3 183 (5.50%) Subversion
4 145 (4.36%) Jenkins
5 126 (3.79%) JUnit
6 114 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 109 (3.28%) Hudson
8 85 (2.56%) JBehave
9 77 (2.32%) Grunt
10 72 (2.17%) Selenium
11 67 (2.02%) Cucumber
12 65 (1.95%) gulp
13 58 (1.74%) RSpec
14 56 (1.68%) Maven
15 45 (1.35%) NUnit
16 41 (1.23%) WATIR
17 35 (1.05%) Mercurial
18 33 (0.99%) Jasmine
18 33 (0.99%) JIRA
19 32 (0.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 373 (11.22%) Finance
2 222 (6.68%) Retail
3 215 (6.47%) Marketing
4 116 (3.49%) Games
5 87 (2.62%) Billing
6 73 (2.20%) Advertising
7 71 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 53 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 41 (1.23%) Automotive
10 33 (0.99%) Banking
11 29 (0.87%) Electronics
12 23 (0.69%) Back Office
13 19 (0.57%) Legal
14 18 (0.54%) Law
15 15 (0.45%) Local Government
16 11 (0.33%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.21%) Publishing
19 3 (0.090%) Music Industry
19 3 (0.090%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1489 (44.78%) HTML
2 1426 (42.89%) .NET
3 1402 (42.17%) CSS
4 964 (28.99%) ASP.NET
5 959 (28.84%) jQuery
6 629 (18.92%) HTML5
7 504 (15.16%) AngularJS
8 490 (14.74%) XML
9 482 (14.50%) Web Services
10 424 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 329 (9.89%) WCF
12 325 (9.77%) RESTful
13 324 (9.74%) CSS3
14 296 (8.90%) .NET Framework
15 280 (8.42%) Spring
16 244 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 239 (7.19%) REST
18 217 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 209 (6.29%) Ajax
20 198 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 227 (6.83%) Mobile App
2 222 (6.68%) Computer Science
3 192 (5.77%) User Experience
4 150 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 143 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 95 (2.86%) Social Media
7 83 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
9 47 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 43 (1.29%) N-Tier
11 40 (1.20%) Smart Meter
12 37 (1.11%) iPhone
13 29 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
13 29 (0.87%) W3C
14 27 (0.81%) Driving Licence
14 27 (0.81%) Graphic Design
15 26 (0.78%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.75%) Management Information System
16 25 (0.75%) Social Network
17 24 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 270 (8.12%) Linux
2 251 (7.55%) Windows
3 138 (4.15%) Android
4 134 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 106 (3.19%) Unix
6 37 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 33 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 30 (0.90%) Debian
9 15 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.090%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.090%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.060%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.060%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.030%) CentOS
15 1 (0.030%) SUSE
15 1 (0.030%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1115 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1066 (32.06%) MVC
3 673 (20.24%) Web Development
4 507 (15.25%) TDD
5 502 (15.10%) OO
6 451 (13.56%) Scrum
7 322 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 321 (9.65%) Front End Development
9 312 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 279 (8.39%) E-Commerce
11 273 (8.21%) SOA
12 255 (7.67%) Unit Testing
13 253 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
14 236 (7.10%) OOP
15 231 (6.95%) SDLC
16 227 (6.83%) Mentoring
17 169 (5.08%) Open Source
18 162 (4.87%) Dependency Injection
19 160 (4.81%) BDD
20 156 (4.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1704 (51.25%) JavaScript
2 1335 (40.15%) SQL
3 1314 (39.52%) C#
4 584 (17.56%) PHP
5 577 (17.35%) Java
6 416 (12.51%) T-SQL
7 373 (11.22%) VB.NET
8 168 (5.05%) Ruby
9 159 (4.78%) C++
10 156 (4.69%) PL/SQL
11 93 (2.80%) Python
12 83 (2.50%) VB
13 74 (2.23%) C
14 72 (2.17%) Scala
15 66 (1.98%) PHP 5
16 56 (1.68%) XPath
17 50 (1.50%) Objective-C
18 48 (1.44%) Clojure
19 44 (1.32%) TypeScript
20 34 (1.02%) ES6
Qualifications
1 503 (15.13%) Degree
2 113 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (1.59%) MCSD
4 38 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 33 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.90%) HND
6 30 (0.90%) MCTS
7 21 (0.63%) Sun Certification
8 19 (0.57%) MCPD
9 12 (0.36%) MCP
10 7 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.18%) ISEB
11 6 (0.18%) MCAD
12 5 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.12%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.090%) MCSE
14 3 (0.090%) OCA
14 3 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.22%) QA
2 39 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.030%) DICOM
5 1 (0.030%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (1.65%) Docker
2 22 (0.66%) Cygwin
3 7 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.15%) Firmware
5 5 (0.15%) Samba
5 5 (0.15%) Squid
6 4 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.090%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.060%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.060%) zsh
Systems Management
1 61 (1.83%) Puppet
2 14 (0.42%) cPanel
3 12 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
5 8 (0.24%) Graphite
5 8 (0.24%) Uchiwa
6 6 (0.18%) Grafana
6 6 (0.18%) Packer
6 6 (0.18%) Terraform
6 6 (0.18%) vRealize
7 5 (0.15%) OpenView
8 3 (0.090%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.060%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.060%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.060%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.030%) Nagios
10 1 (0.030%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 538 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 389 (11.70%) Oracle
3 134 (4.03%) Google
4 119 (3.58%) Adobe
5 86 (2.59%) Zend
6 75 (2.26%) SAP
7 73 (2.20%) Facebook
8 65 (1.95%) Tableau
9 52 (1.56%) Twitter
10 43 (1.29%) Xamarin
11 39 (1.17%) ServiceNow
12 34 (1.02%) Apple
13 33 (0.99%) Informatica
14 30 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (0.84%) Cognos
16 27 (0.81%) Sitecore
17 23 (0.69%) Atlassian
17 23 (0.69%) DevExpress
18 22 (0.66%) IBM
18 22 (0.66%) Sony
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nortech Management Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS!
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 minutes ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + INCREDIBLE BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum equity, pension, gym membership
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago