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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1683 1653 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.94% 28.21% 32.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.15% 29.48% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1491 1555
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 0 538 £37,500 -3.84% 81
Staffordshire 0 321 £37,500 +7.14% 41
Warwickshire 0 224 £38,500 +2.66% 31
Coventry 0 205 £40,000 - 17
Shropshire +3 109 £32,500 -4.41% 9
Worcestershire 0 108 £33,000 -5.71% 17
Solihull -1 45 £33,000 -2.94% 5
Wolverhampton 0 41 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Herefordshire +1 34 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Walsall +5 17 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 12 £30,000 -14.28% 1
West Bromwich 0 9 £47,500 +90.00%
Dudley -10 2 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Brierley Hill - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1747 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 1537 (46.75%) HTML
3 1431 (43.52%) CSS
4 1409 (42.85%) .NET
5 1343 (40.85%) SQL
6 1302 (39.60%) C#
7 1072 (32.60%) MVC
8 1053 (32.03%) SQL Server
9 1049 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
10 991 (30.14%) jQuery
11 947 (28.80%) ASP.NET
12 655 (19.92%) Web Development
13 619 (18.83%) HTML5
14 617 (18.77%) PHP
15 613 (18.64%) MySQL
16 589 (17.91%) Java
17 542 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 522 (15.88%) AngularJS
19 506 (15.39%) Degree
20 490 (14.90%) XML
21 481 (14.63%) OO
22 475 (14.45%) TDD
23 457 (13.90%) Web Services
24 425 (12.93%) Git (software)
25 412 (12.53%) Scrum
26 406 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
27 397 (12.07%) T-SQL
28 391 (11.89%) VB.NET
29 381 (11.59%) Finance
30 351 (10.68%) Oracle

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
1 174 (5.29%) CMS
2 126 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 102 (3.10%) WordPress
4 99 (3.01%) JBoss
5 83 (2.52%) GlassFish
6 79 (2.40%) WildFly
7 78 (2.37%) Apache
8 62 (1.89%) IIS
9 50 (1.52%) Drupal
10 47 (1.43%) Apache Spark
11 43 (1.31%) Umbraco
12 41 (1.25%) nginx
13 39 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
14 38 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 26 (0.79%) OpenEdge
16 25 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
17 24 (0.73%) Tomcat
18 21 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
19 12 (0.36%) OpenStack
19 12 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 213 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 129 (3.92%) Photoshop
3 50 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.43%) MS Office
6 12 (0.36%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.27%) PrintSoft PReS
8 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.091%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.091%) MS Project
10 2 (0.061%) Blender
10 2 (0.061%) HipChat
10 2 (0.061%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 86 (2.62%) Magento
2 43 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.40%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.36%) Exstream
4 12 (0.36%) Visualfiles
5 9 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
6 8 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.18%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.15%) SAP HR
9 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 3 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
12 2 (0.061%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
12 2 (0.061%) SAP HCM
12 2 (0.061%) Shopify
13 1 (0.030%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 142 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (1.98%) GitHub
4 52 (1.58%) SaaS
5 51 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 51 (1.55%) Office 365
6 21 (0.64%) IaaS
7 20 (0.61%) AdWords
8 19 (0.58%) Sage Pay
9 17 (0.52%) PaaS
10 10 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.30%) Heroku
11 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.15%) Google Play
14 4 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.091%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.091%) MailChimp
16 2 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.061%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.13%) Internet
2 47 (1.43%) HTTP
3 25 (0.76%) SSL
4 22 (0.67%) Intranet
5 12 (0.36%) Skype
6 9 (0.27%) DNS
7 8 (0.24%) DHCP
8 6 (0.18%) LDAP
9 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.12%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.061%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.030%) ATM
12 1 (0.030%) Broadband
12 1 (0.030%) Extranet
12 1 (0.030%) LAN
12 1 (0.030%) SMTP
12 1 (0.030%) SSH
12 1 (0.030%) VoIP
12 1 (0.030%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1053 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 613 (18.64%) MySQL
3 273 (8.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 212 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 206 (6.27%) Relational Database
6 150 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 144 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
8 141 (4.29%) NoSQL
9 124 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
10 105 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
11 92 (2.80%) MongoDB
12 90 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 85 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 84 (2.55%) RDBMS
15 77 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
16 73 (2.22%) Big Data
17 57 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
17 57 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
18 54 (1.64%) Hadoop
19 50 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 425 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 237 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 167 (5.08%) Subversion
4 120 (3.65%) Jenkins
5 112 (3.41%) JUnit
6 108 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 93 (2.83%) Grunt
8 91 (2.77%) Hudson
9 77 (2.34%) gulp
10 75 (2.28%) JBehave
11 65 (1.98%) Maven
12 62 (1.89%) Selenium
13 56 (1.70%) Cucumber
14 41 (1.25%) RSpec
15 40 (1.22%) Jasmine
16 37 (1.13%) NUnit
16 37 (1.13%) PHPUnit
17 36 (1.09%) Eclipse
18 34 (1.03%) Ant
19 33 (1.00%) WATIR
General
1 381 (11.59%) Finance
2 227 (6.90%) Retail
3 204 (6.20%) Marketing
4 102 (3.10%) Games
5 84 (2.55%) Advertising
6 72 (2.19%) Billing
6 72 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 41 (1.25%) Automotive
9 31 (0.94%) Electronics
10 28 (0.85%) Banking
11 21 (0.64%) Law
12 16 (0.49%) Back Office
13 13 (0.40%) Legal
14 11 (0.33%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.27%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.21%) Publishing
18 4 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
19 3 (0.091%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1537 (46.75%) HTML
2 1431 (43.52%) CSS
3 1409 (42.85%) .NET
4 991 (30.14%) jQuery
5 947 (28.80%) ASP.NET
6 619 (18.83%) HTML5
7 522 (15.88%) AngularJS
8 490 (14.90%) XML
9 457 (13.90%) Web Services
10 406 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 315 (9.58%) CSS3
12 309 (9.40%) RESTful
13 298 (9.06%) WCF
14 296 (9.00%) .NET Framework
15 257 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 249 (7.57%) Spring
17 236 (7.18%) REST
18 208 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
19 195 (5.93%) Ajax
20 187 (5.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 238 (7.24%) Mobile App
2 231 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 191 (5.81%) User Experience
4 158 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 123 (3.74%) Mathematics
6 94 (2.86%) Social Media
7 80 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
8 45 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 44 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 41 (1.25%) N-Tier
11 39 (1.19%) iPad
12 36 (1.09%) iPhone
13 31 (0.94%) Smart Meter
14 29 (0.88%) Driving Licence
14 29 (0.88%) Graphic Design
15 28 (0.85%) W3C
16 27 (0.82%) Social Network
17 26 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
18 19 (0.58%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 255 (7.76%) Linux
2 221 (6.72%) Windows
3 151 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 148 (4.50%) Android
5 90 (2.74%) Unix
6 28 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 24 (0.73%) Debian
8 22 (0.67%) Mac OS X
9 18 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.091%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.091%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.030%) CentOS
15 1 (0.030%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.030%) SUSE
15 1 (0.030%) VMS
15 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1072 (32.60%) MVC
2 1049 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
3 655 (19.92%) Web Development
4 481 (14.63%) OO
5 475 (14.45%) TDD
6 412 (12.53%) Scrum
7 323 (9.82%) Front End Development
8 293 (8.91%) Software Engineering
9 289 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
10 272 (8.27%) SDLC
11 268 (8.15%) E-Commerce
12 240 (7.30%) SOA
13 226 (6.87%) OOP
14 224 (6.81%) Unit Testing
15 220 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
15 220 (6.69%) Mentoring
16 174 (5.29%) Open Source
17 153 (4.65%) BDD
18 151 (4.59%) Web Design
19 142 (4.32%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1747 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 1343 (40.85%) SQL
3 1302 (39.60%) C#
4 617 (18.77%) PHP
5 589 (17.91%) Java
6 397 (12.07%) T-SQL
7 391 (11.89%) VB.NET
8 162 (4.93%) Ruby
9 142 (4.32%) C++
10 136 (4.14%) PL/SQL
11 107 (3.25%) Python
12 77 (2.34%) VB
13 68 (2.07%) Scala
14 62 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 62 (1.89%) PHP 5
15 61 (1.86%) C
16 48 (1.46%) Clojure
17 45 (1.37%) XPath
18 43 (1.31%) TypeScript
19 35 (1.06%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 506 (15.39%) Degree
2 105 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (1.43%) MCSD
4 34 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 33 (1.00%) HND
6 29 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 24 (0.73%) Sun Certification
8 23 (0.70%) MCTS
9 17 (0.52%) MCPD
10 12 (0.36%) ISEB
11 9 (0.27%) MCP
12 5 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.12%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.12%) MCAD
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.091%) OCA
14 3 (0.091%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.091%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (2.86%) QA
2 23 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.091%) SLA
5 1 (0.030%) DICOM
5 1 (0.030%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (1.46%) Docker
2 15 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.36%) Cygwin
4 10 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.15%) Firmware
5 5 (0.15%) Samba
5 5 (0.15%) Squid
6 4 (0.12%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.091%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.061%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.061%) zsh
Systems Management
1 54 (1.64%) Puppet
2 19 (0.58%) cPanel
3 12 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.36%) vRealize
4 9 (0.27%) Graphite
4 9 (0.27%) SCVMM
4 9 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
4 9 (0.27%) Uchiwa
5 8 (0.24%) SCOrch
6 7 (0.21%) Grafana
6 7 (0.21%) Packer
6 7 (0.21%) Terraform
7 5 (0.15%) Ansible
8 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.030%) Nagios
Vendors
1 542 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 351 (10.68%) Oracle
3 125 (3.80%) Google
4 118 (3.59%) Adobe
5 86 (2.62%) Zend
6 67 (2.04%) Facebook
7 61 (1.86%) SAP
8 51 (1.55%) Twitter
9 50 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 49 (1.49%) Tableau
11 48 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (1.22%) Xamarin
13 33 (1.00%) Informatica
14 30 (0.91%) Cognos
14 30 (0.91%) Sitecore
15 25 (0.76%) Progress
16 24 (0.73%) Apple
17 23 (0.70%) PayPal
18 22 (0.67%) IBM
19 19 (0.58%) DevExpress
West Midlands
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £30k - £40k + Benefits (Details in Advert)
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + INCREDIBLE BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leominster, Herefordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + profit share + pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago