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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1643 1615 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.99% 30.60% 31.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.00% 31.51% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1449 1386
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
5868 5125 4951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.40% 97.10% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4293 4171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 0 469 £39,000 +4.00% 64
Staffordshire 0 285 £37,500 -2.59% 41
Warwickshire 0 256 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Coventry 0 211 £40,000 - 24
Worcestershire 0 140 £32,500 -7.14% 18
Shropshire -1 113 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Solihull 0 45 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Wolverhampton +3 34 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Walsall +2 27 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Herefordshire 0 20 £27,500 -31.25% 1
West Bromwich -7 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 4 £35,750 -4.66% 3
Dudley +4 3 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Bilston 0 1 £25,500 -8.92%
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1528 (47.39%) JavaScript
2 1377 (42.71%) .NET
3 1329 (41.22%) HTML
4 1315 (40.79%) SQL
5 1281 (39.73%) CSS
6 1245 (38.62%) C#
7 1108 (34.37%) Agile Software Development
8 1040 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 958 (29.71%) MVC
10 935 (29.00%) ASP.NET
11 831 (25.78%) jQuery
12 649 (20.13%) Web Development
13 585 (18.15%) Java
14 560 (17.37%) HTML5
15 542 (16.81%) MySQL
16 524 (16.25%) Microsoft
17 512 (15.88%) TDD
18 502 (15.57%) Degree
19 488 (15.14%) PHP
20 457 (14.17%) XML
21 453 (14.05%) AngularJS
22 452 (14.02%) OO
23 446 (13.83%) Web Services
24 440 (13.65%) Scrum
25 413 (12.81%) Oracle
26 410 (12.72%) T-SQL
26 410 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
27 396 (12.28%) Git (software)
28 375 (11.63%) Finance
29 366 (11.35%) Business Intelligence

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
1 148 (4.59%) Node.js
2 135 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 128 (3.97%) JBoss
4 127 (3.94%) CMS
5 118 (3.66%) GlassFish
6 93 (2.88%) WildFly
7 81 (2.51%) WordPress
8 79 (2.45%) Apache
9 58 (1.80%) IIS
10 57 (1.77%) Apache Spark
11 44 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
11 44 (1.36%) Drupal
11 44 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 41 (1.27%) nginx
13 37 (1.15%) Umbraco
14 32 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
15 25 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
15 25 (0.78%) Tomcat
16 23 (0.71%) Confluence
17 18 (0.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 209 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 121 (3.75%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.43%) MS Office
6 8 (0.25%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.25%) PrintSoft PReS
7 7 (0.22%) HipChat
8 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.093%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.093%) MS Project
10 2 (0.062%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 77 (2.39%) Magento
2 33 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.56%) Visualfiles
4 13 (0.40%) SAP HR
5 11 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.34%) Exstream
5 11 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 10 (0.31%) SAP Business One
7 9 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.22%) SAP FI-AP
8 7 (0.22%) SAP MM
8 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.22%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.093%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.093%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 121 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.55%) SaaS
4 49 (1.52%) GitHub
5 48 (1.49%) Office 365
6 39 (1.21%) Google Analytics
7 17 (0.53%) Heroku
8 14 (0.43%) AdWords
9 13 (0.40%) IaaS
10 11 (0.34%) PaaS
11 10 (0.31%) Sage Pay
12 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.16%) Force.com
13 5 (0.16%) Google Play
14 4 (0.12%) MailChimp
15 3 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
17 1 (0.031%) Google Cloud Platform
17 1 (0.031%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 62 (1.92%) Internet
2 31 (0.96%) HTTP
3 27 (0.84%) Intranet
4 19 (0.59%) SSL
5 17 (0.53%) Skype
6 10 (0.31%) DNS
7 8 (0.25%) DHCP
7 8 (0.25%) Extranet
8 7 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.16%) Broadband
10 4 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.12%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.062%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.031%) ATM
12 1 (0.031%) FTP
12 1 (0.031%) LAN
12 1 (0.031%) SMTP
12 1 (0.031%) SSH
12 1 (0.031%) WAN
12 1 (0.031%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1040 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 542 (16.81%) MySQL
3 312 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 257 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 199 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
6 194 (6.02%) Relational Database
7 188 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
8 152 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 142 (4.40%) NoSQL
10 118 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 102 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 98 (3.04%) MongoDB
13 86 (2.67%) Big Data
14 78 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
14 78 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 77 (2.39%) QlikView
16 76 (2.36%) RDBMS
16 76 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
17 66 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
17 66 (2.05%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 396 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 241 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 163 (5.06%) Subversion
4 149 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 133 (4.13%) JUnit
6 126 (3.91%) Hudson
7 123 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 91 (2.82%) JBehave
9 85 (2.64%) Cucumber
10 75 (2.33%) RSpec
11 71 (2.20%) Selenium
12 54 (1.67%) Grunt
13 51 (1.58%) NUnit
14 46 (1.43%) WATIR
15 43 (1.33%) gulp
15 43 (1.33%) Maven
16 41 (1.27%) Mercurial
17 38 (1.18%) JIRA
18 34 (1.05%) Eclipse
19 28 (0.87%) PHPUnit
General
1 375 (11.63%) Finance
2 209 (6.48%) Marketing
3 195 (6.05%) Retail
4 127 (3.94%) Games
5 113 (3.50%) Billing
6 49 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 48 (1.49%) Advertising
8 42 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.09%) Banking
10 33 (1.02%) Automotive
11 24 (0.74%) Back Office
12 18 (0.56%) Local Government
13 17 (0.53%) Law
13 17 (0.53%) Legal
14 15 (0.47%) Electronics
15 11 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.22%) Publishing
17 6 (0.19%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.16%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1377 (42.71%) .NET
2 1329 (41.22%) HTML
3 1281 (39.73%) CSS
4 935 (29.00%) ASP.NET
5 831 (25.78%) jQuery
6 560 (17.37%) HTML5
7 457 (14.17%) XML
8 453 (14.05%) AngularJS
9 446 (13.83%) Web Services
10 410 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 336 (10.42%) WCF
12 312 (9.68%) RESTful
13 310 (9.62%) CSS3
14 302 (9.37%) Spring
15 293 (9.09%) .NET Framework
16 237 (7.35%) REST
17 220 (6.82%) Hibernate
18 218 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 199 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
20 196 (6.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 222 (6.89%) Mobile App
2 203 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 162 (5.02%) Mathematics
4 159 (4.93%) User Experience
5 141 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 75 (2.33%) Social Media
7 49 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 48 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
9 45 (1.40%) Smart Meter
10 42 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 37 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
12 36 (1.12%) iPhone
13 34 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 29 (0.90%) W3C
15 28 (0.87%) BBC
16 26 (0.81%) CUDA
17 25 (0.78%) Driving Licence
18 20 (0.62%) Social Network
19 18 (0.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 266 (8.25%) Windows
2 247 (7.66%) Linux
3 161 (4.99%) Android
4 140 (4.34%) Apple iOS
5 105 (3.26%) Unix
6 46 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 39 (1.21%) Ubuntu
8 36 (1.12%) Debian
9 13 (0.40%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.34%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.093%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.031%) AIX
14 1 (0.031%) Solaris
14 1 (0.031%) SUSE
14 1 (0.031%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1108 (34.37%) Agile Software Development
2 958 (29.71%) MVC
3 649 (20.13%) Web Development
4 512 (15.88%) TDD
5 452 (14.02%) OO
6 440 (13.65%) Scrum
7 366 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
8 317 (9.83%) Software Engineering
9 286 (8.87%) Front End Development
10 281 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
11 278 (8.62%) SOA
12 275 (8.53%) Unit Testing
13 249 (7.72%) E-Commerce
14 226 (7.01%) OOP
15 224 (6.95%) Mentoring
16 206 (6.39%) SDLC
17 185 (5.74%) Dependency Injection
18 150 (4.65%) Analytics
19 149 (4.62%) ETL
20 148 (4.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1528 (47.39%) JavaScript
2 1315 (40.79%) SQL
3 1245 (38.62%) C#
4 585 (18.15%) Java
5 488 (15.14%) PHP
6 410 (12.72%) T-SQL
7 333 (10.33%) VB.NET
8 175 (5.43%) PL/SQL
9 173 (5.37%) Ruby
10 171 (5.30%) C++
11 93 (2.88%) Python
12 86 (2.67%) C
13 82 (2.54%) VB
14 75 (2.33%) Scala
15 63 (1.95%) PHP 5
16 56 (1.74%) XPath
17 47 (1.46%) Objective-C
18 46 (1.43%) Clojure
19 42 (1.30%) TypeScript
20 40 (1.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 502 (15.57%) Degree
2 105 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (1.43%) MCSD
4 36 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 33 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.93%) HND
7 26 (0.81%) MCTS
8 20 (0.62%) Sun Certification
9 17 (0.53%) MCPD
10 13 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.25%) MCP
12 7 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.19%) ISEB
14 5 (0.16%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.12%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.12%) MCAD
16 3 (0.093%) MCSE
16 3 (0.093%) OCA
16 3 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (3.07%) QA
2 61 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (1.80%) Docker
2 26 (0.81%) Cygwin
3 10 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.19%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.16%) Samba
5 5 (0.16%) Squid
6 2 (0.062%) Firmware
6 2 (0.062%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.062%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.031%) zsh
Systems Management
1 65 (2.02%) Puppet
2 11 (0.34%) cPanel
2 11 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.22%) Graphite
3 7 (0.22%) TIBCO Hawk
3 7 (0.22%) Uchiwa
4 6 (0.19%) OpenView
5 5 (0.16%) Grafana
5 5 (0.16%) Packer
5 5 (0.16%) Terraform
5 5 (0.16%) vRealize
6 4 (0.12%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.062%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.062%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.031%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.031%) Nagios
8 1 (0.031%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 524 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 413 (12.81%) Oracle
3 132 (4.09%) Google
4 101 (3.13%) Adobe
5 85 (2.64%) SAP
6 80 (2.48%) Tableau
7 78 (2.42%) Zend
8 76 (2.36%) Facebook
9 57 (1.77%) Twitter
10 45 (1.40%) Xamarin
11 37 (1.15%) Apple
12 36 (1.12%) Informatica
13 31 (0.96%) Cognos
14 29 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (0.90%) ServiceNow
15 28 (0.87%) Sony
15 28 (0.87%) Yahoo!
16 27 (0.84%) Atlassian
17 26 (0.81%) Sitecore
18 25 (0.78%) DevExpress
Redditch, Worcestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +life insurance+birthday off+25 days
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
D P Connect
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Recruitment Revolution.com
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + company car, health care, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday