The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 178 198 173
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Permanent jobs citing Magento 34 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.22% 0.60%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.35% 2.63% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 27
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,880 £34,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Magento
England

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

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
635 456 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.62% 8.22% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 497 360 461
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +1.57%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Magento
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Magento Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Magento
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Magento across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Magento Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Magento
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 Magento within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Warwickshire +24 15 £30,000 +5.26%
Birmingham +3 8 £23,500 -27.69% 4
Solihull - 5 £25,000 -
Coventry - 2 £33,750 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Magento 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 Magento.

1 68 (80.00%) PHP
2 59 (69.41%) HTML
2 59 (69.41%) CSS
3 58 (68.24%) WordPress
4 56 (65.88%) MySQL
5 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
6 34 (40.00%) CMS
7 33 (38.82%) jQuery
8 27 (31.76%) E-Commerce
9 25 (29.41%) SEO
10 24 (28.24%) Git (software)
10 24 (28.24%) HTML5
11 22 (25.88%) CSS3
12 21 (24.71%) CRM
13 20 (23.53%) Web Development
14 19 (22.35%) Zend
15 18 (21.18%) Photoshop
16 17 (20.00%) OO
17 16 (18.82%) SQL
17 16 (18.82%) Drupal
17 16 (18.82%) Joomla!
18 14 (16.47%) PHP5
18 14 (16.47%) Social Media
19 13 (15.29%) Open Source
19 13 (15.29%) Analytics
19 13 (15.29%) XHTML
19 13 (15.29%) Retail
19 13 (15.29%) MVC
20 12 (14.12%) WebTrends
20 12 (14.12%) User Experience Design

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Magento 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 Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (68.24%) WordPress
2 34 (40.00%) CMS
3 16 (18.82%) Joomla!
3 16 (18.82%) Drupal
4 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.24%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (65.88%) MySQL
2 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (28.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Subversion
3 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (15.29%) Retail
2 11 (12.94%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 37 (43.53%) Web Developer
3 29 (34.12%) PHP Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Junior Web Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Junior
4 7 (8.24%) Junior Developer
5 6 (7.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (7.06%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Magento Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Web Designer
8 3 (3.53%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Designer
9 2 (2.35%) PHP Magento Developer
10 1 (1.18%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (69.41%) HTML
1 59 (69.41%) CSS
2 33 (38.82%) jQuery
3 24 (28.24%) HTML5
4 22 (25.88%) CSS3
5 13 (15.29%) XHTML
6 11 (12.94%) .NET
7 7 (8.24%) LAMP
8 4 (4.71%) Web Services
8 4 (4.71%) Yii
8 4 (4.71%) WPF
8 4 (4.71%) Symfony
8 4 (4.71%) Zend Framework
8 4 (4.71%) Backbone.js
8 4 (4.71%) Sass
8 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.53%) WCF
9 3 (3.53%) REST
9 3 (3.53%) XML
9 3 (3.53%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Social Media
2 13 (15.29%) Open Source
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) EPoS
5 3 (3.53%) Blog
5 3 (3.53%) FMCG
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) E-Commerce
2 25 (29.41%) SEO
3 21 (24.71%) CRM
4 20 (23.53%) Web Development
5 17 (20.00%) OO
6 13 (15.29%) Analytics
6 13 (15.29%) MVC
7 12 (14.12%) User Experience Design
8 8 (9.41%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (9.41%) Content Management
9 7 (8.24%) OOP
9 7 (8.24%) ERP
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) System Testing
10 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.71%) OO PHP
12 3 (3.53%) MVVM
13 2 (2.35%) Integration Testing
13 2 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.00%) PHP
2 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.82%) SQL
4 14 (16.47%) PHP5
5 8 (9.41%) C#
6 5 (5.88%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) Ruby
7 4 (4.71%) Python
7 4 (4.71%) Perl
8 3 (3.53%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Zend
2 7 (8.24%) hybris
2 7 (8.24%) SAP
3 5 (5.88%) ATG
4 3 (3.53%) Facebook
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.18%) Sony
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