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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1325 1562 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.07% 26.46% 29.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.85% 27.43% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1385 1332
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,625
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
4593 5695 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.29% 96.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4718 4172
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 0 448 £40,000 - 83
Staffordshire 0 190 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Worcestershire 0 169 £37,000 +5.71% 24
Coventry 0 154 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Warwickshire 0 138 £35,000 -12.50% 27
Solihull +1 76 £38,000 -1.29% 20
Shropshire +2 70 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Herefordshire +5 63 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Wolverhampton +4 15 £30,000 +5.26% 3
Walsall +6 10 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Halesowen - 9 £24,500 - 5
Sutton Coldfield -6 3 £25,000 -23.07% 4
West Bromwich -1 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Smethwick - 2 £34,000 -
Dudley -4 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 1580 (53.98%) JavaScript
2 1527 (52.17%) HTML
3 1421 (48.55%) C#
4 1420 (48.51%) .NET
5 1400 (47.83%) CSS
6 1058 (36.15%) MVC
7 1030 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
8 957 (32.70%) SQL Server
9 956 (32.66%) SQL
10 954 (32.59%) ASP.NET
11 733 (25.04%) jQuery
12 675 (23.06%) HTML5
13 648 (22.14%) AngularJS
14 643 (21.97%) Web Development
15 594 (20.29%) PHP
16 482 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 479 (16.36%) Java
18 463 (15.82%) MySQL
18 463 (15.82%) Microsoft
19 449 (15.34%) TDD
20 406 (13.87%) Web Services
21 384 (13.12%) OO
22 364 (12.44%) Git (software)
23 347 (11.86%) XML
24 336 (11.48%) CSS3
25 333 (11.38%) .NET Framework
26 328 (11.21%) Scrum
27 316 (10.80%) Finance
28 309 (10.56%) VB.NET
29 271 (9.26%) 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
1 150 (5.12%) CMS
2 96 (3.28%) WordPress
3 87 (2.97%) Apache
4 70 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 63 (2.15%) IIS
6 49 (1.67%) nginx
6 49 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 44 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
9 34 (1.16%) Apache Spark
10 32 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 23 (0.79%) JBoss
12 20 (0.68%) EPiServer
13 17 (0.58%) Drupal
13 17 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
13 17 (0.58%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.41%) lighttpd
15 11 (0.38%) OpenEdge
16 10 (0.34%) ColdFusion
16 10 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 154 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 67 (2.29%) Photoshop
3 37 (1.26%) MS Office
4 32 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.34%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.068%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.068%) Maya
11 1 (0.034%) Blender
11 1 (0.034%) InDesign
11 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 69 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.71%) Magento
3 44 (1.50%) SAP BPC
4 26 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.44%) Shopify
6 12 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (0.24%) Sentinel
10 6 (0.20%) Sage 200
10 6 (0.20%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
12 3 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
12 3 (0.10%) OpenText Process Suite
13 2 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
13 2 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
13 2 (0.068%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.068%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 179 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (2.08%) SaaS
4 47 (1.61%) GitHub
5 28 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 19 (0.65%) Office 365
9 17 (0.58%) Google Analytics
10 15 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
10 15 (0.51%) Heroku
10 15 (0.51%) IaaS
10 15 (0.51%) PaaS
11 14 (0.48%) Google Play
12 10 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.24%) AdWords
13 7 (0.24%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.068%) Firebase
14 2 (0.068%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.63%) Internet
2 66 (2.25%) HTTP
3 29 (0.99%) ATM
4 19 (0.65%) Intranet
5 15 (0.51%) DNS
6 13 (0.44%) SSL
7 12 (0.41%) DHCP
8 9 (0.31%) Skype
9 8 (0.27%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.17%) Broadband
11 5 (0.17%) LDAP
12 3 (0.10%) X.509
13 2 (0.068%) Firewall
14 1 (0.034%) FTP
14 1 (0.034%) NFC
14 1 (0.034%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 957 (32.70%) SQL Server
2 463 (15.82%) MySQL
3 154 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 153 (5.23%) NoSQL
5 135 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
6 128 (4.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 127 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 123 (4.20%) Relational Database
9 117 (4.00%) MongoDB
10 103 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 85 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 74 (2.53%) Big Data
13 69 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 63 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
15 53 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
16 48 (1.64%) SAP BW
17 46 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 42 (1.43%) Hadoop
19 40 (1.37%) Redis
20 28 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 364 (12.44%) Git (software)
2 210 (7.17%) Visual Studio
3 155 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 145 (4.95%) Subversion
5 95 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 67 (2.29%) gulp
7 49 (1.67%) Grunt
7 49 (1.67%) JUnit
8 48 (1.64%) Xcode
9 47 (1.61%) Maven
10 44 (1.50%) Selenium
11 40 (1.37%) PHPUnit
12 35 (1.20%) Eclipse
13 33 (1.13%) Mercurial
14 31 (1.06%) TeamCity
15 26 (0.89%) JIRA
15 26 (0.89%) Mocha
16 25 (0.85%) Moq
17 24 (0.82%) Jasmine
18 23 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 316 (10.80%) Finance
2 200 (6.83%) Marketing
3 137 (4.68%) Retail
4 81 (2.77%) Games
5 77 (2.63%) Advertising
6 71 (2.43%) Banking
7 46 (1.57%) Automotive
8 32 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 26 (0.89%) Publishing
11 23 (0.79%) Electronics
11 23 (0.79%) Music Industry
12 19 (0.65%) Local Government
13 18 (0.61%) Law
14 16 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.51%) Legal
16 13 (0.44%) Back Office
17 7 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.10%) Billing
19 2 (0.068%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1527 (52.17%) HTML
2 1420 (48.51%) .NET
3 1400 (47.83%) CSS
4 954 (32.59%) ASP.NET
5 733 (25.04%) jQuery
6 675 (23.06%) HTML5
7 648 (22.14%) AngularJS
8 482 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 406 (13.87%) Web Services
10 347 (11.86%) XML
11 336 (11.48%) CSS3
12 333 (11.38%) .NET Framework
13 251 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 242 (8.27%) RESTful
15 231 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
15 231 (7.89%) Entity Framework
16 227 (7.76%) REST
17 214 (7.31%) WCF
18 213 (7.28%) KnockoutJS
19 199 (6.80%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 189 (6.46%) User Experience
2 173 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 149 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 79 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (1.81%) Fintech
7 47 (1.61%) Social Media
8 36 (1.23%) iPad
9 28 (0.96%) NHS
10 22 (0.75%) mHealth
11 19 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 19 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (0.61%) Social Network
13 16 (0.55%) Management Information System
14 15 (0.51%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.48%) Animation
16 13 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
16 13 (0.44%) PMI
17 11 (0.38%) Device Driver
17 11 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 223 (7.62%) Linux
2 161 (5.50%) Android
3 150 (5.12%) Apple iOS
4 139 (4.75%) Windows
5 50 (1.71%) Unix
6 27 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 25 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.27%) Debian
11 8 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.034%) AIX
16 1 (0.034%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.034%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1058 (36.15%) MVC
2 1030 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 643 (21.97%) Web Development
4 449 (15.34%) TDD
5 384 (13.12%) OO
6 328 (11.21%) Scrum
7 271 (9.26%) Front End Development
8 270 (9.22%) SDLC
9 268 (9.16%) E-Commerce
10 262 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
11 237 (8.10%) OOP
12 224 (7.65%) Mentoring
13 217 (7.41%) Software Engineering
14 196 (6.70%) BDD
15 176 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
16 166 (5.67%) CRM
17 124 (4.24%) SOLID
17 124 (4.24%) Unit Testing
18 119 (4.07%) SOA
19 115 (3.93%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1580 (53.98%) JavaScript
2 1421 (48.55%) C#
3 956 (32.66%) SQL
4 594 (20.29%) PHP
5 479 (16.36%) Java
6 309 (10.56%) VB.NET
7 266 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 106 (3.62%) Ruby
9 102 (3.48%) Python
10 92 (3.14%) C++
11 71 (2.43%) VB
12 70 (2.39%) Objective-C
13 61 (2.08%) C
14 45 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.02%) TypeScript
16 29 (0.99%) Scala
16 29 (0.99%) XPath
17 27 (0.92%) Apple Swift
18 24 (0.82%) Go
19 22 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 257 (8.78%) Degree
2 49 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 23 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.55%) MCSD
6 13 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.34%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.24%) ISEB
8 7 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.20%) MCAD
9 6 (0.20%) MCTS
10 5 (0.17%) HND
11 4 (0.14%) MCP
12 3 (0.10%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.10%) MCPD
12 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.10%) SAS Certification
13 2 (0.068%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.034%) CIPD
14 1 (0.034%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (1.57%) QA
2 11 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.24%) WAI
4 4 (0.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.068%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (1.54%) Docker
2 22 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.38%) Firmware
3 11 (0.38%) Samba
3 11 (0.38%) Squid
4 8 (0.27%) vSphere
5 7 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.10%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.034%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.034%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.034%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (0.82%) Ansible
3 20 (0.68%) Puppet
4 11 (0.38%) Terraform
5 7 (0.24%) SCOrch
5 7 (0.24%) SCVMM
5 7 (0.24%) vRealize
6 4 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.14%) Kibana
6 4 (0.14%) WSUS
7 3 (0.10%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.10%) Rancher
8 2 (0.068%) cPanel
8 2 (0.068%) Graphite
8 2 (0.068%) Plesk
9 1 (0.034%) Oozie
9 1 (0.034%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.034%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.034%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 463 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 117 (4.00%) Google
3 109 (3.72%) Oracle
4 71 (2.43%) SAP
5 56 (1.91%) Zend
6 46 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 42 (1.43%) Telerik
8 41 (1.40%) Adobe
9 25 (0.85%) IBM
10 23 (0.79%) Twitter
10 23 (0.79%) VMware
11 21 (0.72%) Progress
12 18 (0.61%) Red Hat
12 18 (0.61%) ServiceNow
13 17 (0.58%) Tableau
14 16 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.51%) Sage
16 13 (0.44%) Cognos
17 12 (0.41%) NEC
18 11 (0.38%) Apple
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + work from home
Posted: 7 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 28 DAYS HOLIDAY
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + lots of benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EyeSpy Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago