The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Developer Express.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 217 202 195
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing DevExpress 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.038% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.074% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
DevExpress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2905 2691 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.54% 50.60% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2291 1910
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevExpress across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DevExpress
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevExpress across the West Midlands region.

DevExpress Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DevExpress
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 £40,000 -
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +3 1 £42,500 +21.42%
DevExpress
England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DevExpress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevExpress.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
5 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (53.85%) Legal
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) Android
5 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
5 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
6 6 (46.15%) WinForms
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Red Gate
7 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (38.46%) BDD
8 4 (30.77%) Change Control
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) PHP
8 4 (30.77%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 3 (23.08%) VB
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DevExpress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevExpress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (53.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (46.15%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Android
2 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
1 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (23.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Red Gate