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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1588 1553 1687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.24% 27.95% 31.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.50% 29.15% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1420 1456
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £48,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5571 5327 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4429 4402 4327
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 0 563 £40,000 +5.26% 61
Staffordshire +1 295 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Warwickshire 0 196 £37,500 - 31
Coventry -1 191 £40,000 +2.56% 19
Shropshire +3 88 £32,500 -4.41% 6
Worcestershire 0 74 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Wolverhampton 0 44 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Solihull -2 31 £35,000 - 7
Herefordshire +1 29 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 13 £30,000 +0.84% 2
West Bromwich +3 11 £40,000 +31.32%
Walsall -2 7 £31,500 -12.50%
Dudley -9 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Brierley Hill 0 1 £42,500 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1793 (55.55%) JavaScript
2 1562 (48.39%) HTML
3 1437 (44.52%) CSS
4 1400 (43.37%) .NET
5 1330 (41.20%) C#
6 1284 (39.78%) SQL
7 1050 (32.53%) MVC
8 1016 (31.47%) SQL Server
9 988 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
10 977 (30.27%) jQuery
11 924 (28.62%) ASP.NET
12 660 (20.45%) PHP
13 624 (19.33%) HTML5
14 613 (18.99%) MySQL
15 611 (18.93%) Web Development
16 565 (17.50%) Java
17 543 (16.82%) AngularJS
18 537 (16.64%) Microsoft
19 486 (15.06%) XML
20 471 (14.59%) Degree
21 464 (14.37%) OO
22 447 (13.85%) TDD
23 440 (13.63%) Git (software)
24 438 (13.57%) Web Services
25 408 (12.64%) VB.NET
26 398 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
27 393 (12.17%) Scrum
28 360 (11.15%) T-SQL
29 349 (10.81%) Finance
30 329 (10.19%) Front End Development

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
1 182 (5.64%) CMS
2 129 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 112 (3.47%) WordPress
4 69 (2.14%) Apache
4 69 (2.14%) IIS
4 69 (2.14%) JBoss
5 56 (1.73%) GlassFish
6 53 (1.64%) WildFly
7 45 (1.39%) Drupal
8 44 (1.36%) Umbraco
9 40 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 40 (1.24%) nginx
10 39 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
11 33 (1.02%) Apache Spark
12 28 (0.87%) OpenEdge
13 27 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
14 20 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
15 17 (0.53%) Tomcat
16 12 (0.37%) OpenStack
16 12 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 205 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 105 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 53 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.53%) MS Office
6 15 (0.46%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.28%) PrintSoft PReS
8 3 (0.093%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.093%) MS Project
9 2 (0.062%) Blender
9 2 (0.062%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 81 (2.51%) Magento
2 57 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.40%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.37%) Visualfiles
5 11 (0.34%) Exstream
5 11 (0.34%) Sentinel
6 10 (0.31%) SAP HR
7 9 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.22%) SAP HCM
9 5 (0.15%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.093%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.062%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 156 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (2.20%) GitHub
4 52 (1.61%) Office 365
5 49 (1.52%) SaaS
6 40 (1.24%) Google Analytics
7 26 (0.81%) IaaS
8 24 (0.74%) Sage Pay
9 22 (0.68%) PaaS
10 20 (0.62%) AdWords
11 14 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.15%) Heroku
14 4 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.12%) Google Play
15 3 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 3 (0.093%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.093%) MailChimp
16 2 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.062%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.83%) Internet
2 54 (1.67%) HTTP
3 21 (0.65%) Intranet
3 21 (0.65%) SSL
4 9 (0.28%) LDAP
5 8 (0.25%) DNS
6 7 (0.22%) DHCP
6 7 (0.22%) Skype
7 4 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.093%) ATM
9 2 (0.062%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.031%) Broadband
10 1 (0.031%) Extranet
10 1 (0.031%) LAN
10 1 (0.031%) SMTP
10 1 (0.031%) SSH
10 1 (0.031%) VoIP
10 1 (0.031%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1016 (31.47%) SQL Server
2 613 (18.99%) MySQL
3 250 (7.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 196 (6.07%) Relational Database
5 193 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 154 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 135 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
8 127 (3.93%) NoSQL
9 107 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 105 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 101 (3.13%) MongoDB
12 81 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
13 73 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 73 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 72 (2.23%) RDBMS
15 64 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
16 60 (1.86%) Big Data
17 46 (1.43%) QlikView
18 44 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
19 43 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 440 (13.63%) Git (software)
2 225 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 163 (5.05%) Subversion
4 104 (3.22%) Jenkins
4 104 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 89 (2.76%) Grunt
5 89 (2.76%) gulp
6 83 (2.57%) JUnit
7 75 (2.32%) Maven
8 58 (1.80%) Hudson
9 51 (1.58%) JBehave
10 47 (1.46%) Selenium
11 44 (1.36%) Cucumber
12 43 (1.33%) PHPUnit
13 40 (1.24%) Ant
14 39 (1.21%) Eclipse
15 34 (1.05%) Jasmine
16 29 (0.90%) Mercurial
16 29 (0.90%) Vagrant
17 27 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 349 (10.81%) Finance
2 203 (6.29%) Retail
3 192 (5.95%) Marketing
4 95 (2.94%) Games
5 90 (2.79%) Advertising
6 74 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 45 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.36%) Billing
9 41 (1.27%) Automotive
10 36 (1.12%) Banking
11 33 (1.02%) Electronics
12 25 (0.77%) Law
13 18 (0.56%) Music Industry
14 16 (0.50%) Back Office
14 16 (0.50%) Legal
15 11 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.28%) Publishing
17 7 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.062%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1562 (48.39%) HTML
2 1437 (44.52%) CSS
3 1400 (43.37%) .NET
4 977 (30.27%) jQuery
5 924 (28.62%) ASP.NET
6 624 (19.33%) HTML5
7 543 (16.82%) AngularJS
8 486 (15.06%) XML
9 438 (13.57%) Web Services
10 398 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 320 (9.91%) CSS3
12 306 (9.48%) .NET Framework
13 277 (8.58%) WCF
14 273 (8.46%) RESTful
15 258 (7.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 231 (7.16%) REST
17 208 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 204 (6.32%) Spring
19 192 (5.95%) Entity Framework
19 192 (5.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 237 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 220 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 192 (5.95%) User Experience
4 170 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
5 92 (2.85%) Mathematics
6 89 (2.76%) Social Media
7 84 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (1.43%) iPad
8 46 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 42 (1.30%) Visualisation
10 35 (1.08%) N-Tier
11 32 (0.99%) Artificial Intelligence
12 28 (0.87%) Driving Licence
13 26 (0.81%) Social Network
14 25 (0.77%) Graphic Design
15 22 (0.68%) e-Learning
15 22 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
15 22 (0.68%) iPhone
15 22 (0.68%) Smart Meter
15 22 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 238 (7.37%) Linux
2 197 (6.10%) Windows
3 155 (4.80%) Apple iOS
4 144 (4.46%) Android
5 77 (2.39%) Unix
6 21 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.59%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.56%) Debian
9 14 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.22%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.093%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.031%) CentOS
16 1 (0.031%) VMS
16 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1050 (32.53%) MVC
2 988 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 611 (18.93%) Web Development
4 464 (14.37%) OO
5 447 (13.85%) TDD
6 393 (12.17%) Scrum
7 329 (10.19%) Front End Development
8 275 (8.52%) SDLC
9 274 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
10 266 (8.24%) E-Commerce
11 258 (7.99%) Software Engineering
12 235 (7.28%) OOP
13 210 (6.51%) Mentoring
14 195 (6.04%) SOA
15 192 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
16 174 (5.39%) Unit Testing
17 171 (5.30%) Open Source
18 156 (4.83%) BDD
19 144 (4.46%) Web Design
20 135 (4.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1793 (55.55%) JavaScript
2 1330 (41.20%) C#
3 1284 (39.78%) SQL
4 660 (20.45%) PHP
5 565 (17.50%) Java
6 408 (12.64%) VB.NET
7 360 (11.15%) T-SQL
8 154 (4.77%) Ruby
9 125 (3.87%) C++
10 107 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 101 (3.13%) Python
12 78 (2.42%) VB
13 61 (1.89%) Scala
14 58 (1.80%) Objective-C
15 54 (1.67%) PHP 5
16 52 (1.61%) C
17 42 (1.30%) ES6
18 39 (1.21%) Clojure
19 38 (1.18%) TypeScript
19 38 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 471 (14.59%) Degree
2 102 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (1.36%) MCSD
4 39 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 34 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 22 (0.68%) Sun Certification
7 21 (0.65%) MCTS
8 20 (0.62%) HND
9 18 (0.56%) ISEB
10 13 (0.40%) MCPD
11 12 (0.37%) MCP
12 7 (0.22%) MCAD
12 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.15%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.093%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.093%) OCA
15 3 (0.093%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.82%) QA
2 17 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.12%) SLA
5 2 (0.062%) WAI
6 1 (0.031%) DICOM
6 1 (0.031%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (1.08%) Docker
2 20 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.22%) Cygwin
5 6 (0.19%) Firmware
5 6 (0.19%) Samba
5 6 (0.19%) Squid
6 4 (0.12%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.093%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.062%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.062%) zsh
Systems Management
1 43 (1.33%) Puppet
2 19 (0.59%) cPanel
3 17 (0.53%) vRealize
4 14 (0.43%) SCVMM
5 13 (0.40%) Ansible
5 13 (0.40%) SCOrch
6 12 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.34%) Graphite
7 11 (0.34%) Uchiwa
8 9 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
9 7 (0.22%) Grafana
9 7 (0.22%) Packer
9 7 (0.22%) Terraform
10 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.031%) Nagios
11 1 (0.031%) Plesk
Vendors
1 537 (16.64%) Microsoft
2 297 (9.20%) Oracle
3 103 (3.19%) Google
4 95 (2.94%) Adobe
5 80 (2.48%) Zend
6 61 (1.89%) SAP
7 55 (1.70%) Facebook
7 55 (1.70%) ServiceNow
8 53 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (1.39%) Twitter
10 41 (1.27%) Tableau
11 38 (1.18%) Xamarin
12 33 (1.02%) Informatica
13 28 (0.87%) PayPal
14 27 (0.84%) Sitecore
15 26 (0.81%) Progress
16 24 (0.74%) Cognos
17 23 (0.71%) VMware
18 21 (0.65%) IBM
19 17 (0.53%) DevExpress
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday and yearly bonus up to £7,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday, in house workshops and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago