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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 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 1304 1458 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.35% 27.40% 28.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.09% 28.42% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1278 1318
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
4643 5130 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.41% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 4264 4290
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,190 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 January 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 January 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 0 446 £40,000 - 95
Staffordshire 0 205 £38,000 +1.33% 33
Worcestershire 0 142 £35,000 - 25
Warwickshire 0 128 £37,500 -1.31% 30
Coventry -1 125 £40,000 - 25
Shropshire +1 64 £32,500 -13.33% 15
Solihull -1 64 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Herefordshire +2 61 £37,500 - 6
Wolverhampton +1 16 £39,250 +28.68% 8
Walsall +2 11 £36,500 -9.31%
Halesowen - 8 £24,500 - 6
West Bromwich +1 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Smethwick - 3 £34,000 -
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield -3 2 £36,250 +11.53% 4
Dudley +1 1 £40,000 - 1
Tipton - 1 £37,500 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 1567 (54.49%) JavaScript
2 1475 (51.29%) HTML
3 1376 (47.84%) C#
4 1374 (47.77%) .NET
5 1331 (46.28%) CSS
6 1007 (35.01%) MVC
7 981 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
8 971 (33.76%) SQL
9 927 (32.23%) SQL Server
9 927 (32.23%) ASP.NET
10 720 (25.03%) jQuery
11 650 (22.60%) HTML5
12 622 (21.63%) AngularJS
13 604 (21.00%) Web Development
14 571 (19.85%) PHP
15 477 (16.59%) Java
16 453 (15.75%) MySQL
16 453 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 452 (15.72%) Microsoft
18 415 (14.43%) TDD
19 403 (14.01%) Web Services
20 379 (13.18%) XML
21 359 (12.48%) Git (software)
22 357 (12.41%) OO
23 332 (11.54%) CSS3
24 329 (11.44%) .NET Framework
25 326 (11.34%) Finance
25 326 (11.34%) Scrum
26 318 (11.06%) VB.NET
27 279 (9.70%) Degree

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
1 153 (5.32%) CMS
2 97 (3.37%) WordPress
3 84 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 83 (2.89%) Apache
5 62 (2.16%) IIS
6 49 (1.70%) Umbraco
7 43 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
7 43 (1.50%) nginx
8 32 (1.11%) Apache Spark
8 32 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 30 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (0.94%) JBoss
11 20 (0.70%) Drupal
11 20 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
12 16 (0.56%) OpenEdge
13 14 (0.49%) lighttpd
14 13 (0.45%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.35%) ColdFusion
17 9 (0.31%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 152 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 67 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 35 (1.22%) MS Office
4 31 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.38%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.035%) Blender
8 1 (0.035%) InDesign
8 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.035%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 76 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (1.81%) Magento
3 37 (1.29%) SAP BPC
4 23 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.42%) Shopify
6 11 (0.38%) Sentinel
7 8 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.24%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.21%) Sage 200
9 6 (0.21%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.17%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
11 3 (0.10%) OpenText Process Suite
12 2 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.070%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 176 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.84%) SaaS
4 46 (1.60%) GitHub
5 28 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (0.80%) Office 365
7 19 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.66%) IaaS
7 19 (0.66%) PaaS
8 15 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 15 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
8 15 (0.52%) Heroku
9 14 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.21%) Google Play
11 6 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.17%) AdWords
12 5 (0.17%) Sage Pay
13 3 (0.10%) Firebase
14 2 (0.070%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.47%) HTTP
2 67 (2.33%) Internet
3 31 (1.08%) ATM
4 16 (0.56%) DNS
5 15 (0.52%) Intranet
6 14 (0.49%) SSL
7 13 (0.45%) DHCP
8 10 (0.35%) Skype
9 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.24%) LDAP
11 5 (0.17%) Broadband
12 4 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.10%) X.509
14 2 (0.070%) Firewall
15 1 (0.035%) FTP
15 1 (0.035%) NFC
15 1 (0.035%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 927 (32.23%) SQL Server
2 453 (15.75%) MySQL
3 146 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 136 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 134 (4.66%) NoSQL
6 131 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 122 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 118 (4.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 116 (4.03%) MongoDB
10 107 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 73 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 72 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 71 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
14 66 (2.29%) Big Data
15 58 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
16 57 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
17 40 (1.39%) SAP BW
18 39 (1.36%) Hadoop
19 38 (1.32%) Redis
20 34 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 359 (12.48%) Git (software)
2 215 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 149 (5.18%) Subversion
4 133 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 91 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 60 (2.09%) gulp
7 56 (1.95%) Maven
8 52 (1.81%) Grunt
9 49 (1.70%) JUnit
10 45 (1.56%) Selenium
11 37 (1.29%) PHPUnit
12 36 (1.25%) Eclipse
13 34 (1.18%) Mercurial
14 32 (1.11%) Xcode
15 28 (0.97%) JIRA
16 27 (0.94%) Ant
16 27 (0.94%) Cucumber
17 26 (0.90%) Jasmine
17 26 (0.90%) Mocha
17 26 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 326 (11.34%) Finance
2 183 (6.36%) Marketing
3 115 (4.00%) Retail
4 84 (2.92%) Games
5 75 (2.61%) Banking
6 72 (2.50%) Advertising
7 47 (1.63%) Automotive
8 27 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 27 (0.94%) Music Industry
8 27 (0.94%) Publishing
9 24 (0.83%) Law
9 24 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 21 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (0.66%) Legal
12 15 (0.52%) Local Government
13 13 (0.45%) Back Office
14 10 (0.35%) Electronics
15 8 (0.28%) Billing
16 7 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.10%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1475 (51.29%) HTML
2 1374 (47.77%) .NET
3 1331 (46.28%) CSS
4 927 (32.23%) ASP.NET
5 720 (25.03%) jQuery
6 650 (22.60%) HTML5
7 622 (21.63%) AngularJS
8 453 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 403 (14.01%) Web Services
10 379 (13.18%) XML
11 332 (11.54%) CSS3
12 329 (11.44%) .NET Framework
13 245 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 240 (8.34%) RESTful
15 229 (7.96%) Entity Framework
16 222 (7.72%) REST
17 214 (7.44%) WCF
18 206 (7.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 199 (6.92%) Node.js
20 197 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 183 (6.36%) User Experience
2 170 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 159 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 86 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (1.67%) Fintech
7 46 (1.60%) iPad
8 44 (1.53%) Social Media
9 37 (1.29%) NHS
9 37 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 26 (0.90%) Mathematics
11 23 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 22 (0.76%) mHealth
13 17 (0.59%) Social Network
14 16 (0.56%) PMI
15 15 (0.52%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.49%) Biometrics
16 14 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
16 14 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
17 13 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 218 (7.58%) Linux
2 149 (5.18%) Android
3 145 (5.04%) Windows
4 143 (4.97%) Apple iOS
5 62 (2.16%) Unix
6 27 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 26 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.14%) Debian
13 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.035%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.035%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1007 (35.01%) MVC
2 981 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 604 (21.00%) Web Development
4 415 (14.43%) TDD
5 357 (12.41%) OO
6 326 (11.34%) Scrum
7 278 (9.67%) SDLC
8 273 (9.49%) Front End Development
9 240 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
10 232 (8.07%) Mentoring
11 231 (8.03%) E-Commerce
12 230 (8.00%) OOP
13 209 (7.27%) Software Engineering
14 179 (6.22%) BDD
15 175 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
16 170 (5.91%) CRM
17 135 (4.69%) SOA
18 118 (4.10%) Unit Testing
19 115 (4.00%) Open Source
20 109 (3.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1567 (54.49%) JavaScript
2 1376 (47.84%) C#
3 971 (33.76%) SQL
4 571 (19.85%) PHP
5 477 (16.59%) Java
6 318 (11.06%) VB.NET
7 252 (8.76%) T-SQL
8 110 (3.82%) Ruby
9 107 (3.72%) Python
10 99 (3.44%) C++
11 64 (2.23%) VB
12 61 (2.12%) C
13 54 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 53 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 31 (1.08%) Scala
16 30 (1.04%) TypeScript
17 26 (0.90%) F#
18 25 (0.87%) Apple Swift
18 25 (0.87%) Go
19 23 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 279 (9.70%) Degree
2 60 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.80%) MCSD
6 16 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 12 (0.42%) ISEB
8 11 (0.38%) MCTS
8 11 (0.38%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.31%) MCAD
9 9 (0.31%) MCP
10 7 (0.24%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.17%) HND
12 4 (0.14%) MCPD
13 3 (0.10%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.070%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.070%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.035%) CIPD
15 1 (0.035%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (1.60%) QA
2 8 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 8 (0.28%) WAI
3 6 (0.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (1.18%) Docker
2 26 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.42%) Samba
3 12 (0.42%) Squid
4 11 (0.38%) Firmware
4 11 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.28%) vSphere
6 4 (0.14%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.035%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.035%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (0.76%) Ansible
2 19 (0.66%) Puppet
3 15 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.38%) SCOrch
4 11 (0.38%) SCVMM
4 11 (0.38%) vRealize
5 7 (0.24%) Terraform
6 3 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (0.10%) cPanel
6 3 (0.10%) Graphite
6 3 (0.10%) Kibana
6 3 (0.10%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.10%) Plesk
6 3 (0.10%) Rancher
6 3 (0.10%) WSUS
7 2 (0.070%) Uchiwa
8 1 (0.035%) Oozie
8 1 (0.035%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 452 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 125 (4.35%) Oracle
3 101 (3.51%) Google
4 68 (2.36%) SAP
5 53 (1.84%) Zend
6 46 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 41 (1.43%) Adobe
8 35 (1.22%) Telerik
9 27 (0.94%) Twitter
9 27 (0.94%) VMware
10 25 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 24 (0.83%) IBM
11 24 (0.83%) ServiceNow
12 23 (0.80%) Progress
13 19 (0.66%) EPiServer
14 15 (0.52%) Sage
15 14 (0.49%) Cognos
15 14 (0.49%) Facebook
15 14 (0.49%) Tableau
16 12 (0.42%) Red Hat
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + work from home
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + work fr
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £26000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and great envir
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and great envir
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training, certifications, laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + Health Scheme, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago