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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 194 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Magento 16 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.60% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.88% 5.36% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 12
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,115 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
412 616 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.37% 11.26% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 287 492 360
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Shropshire - 6 £20,000 -
Warwickshire -16 3 £31,000 +3.33%
Worcestershire - 3 £18,000 -
Staffordshire +5 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Birmingham +3 1 £34,000 +44.68%
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) PHP
2 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 30 (81.08%) CSS
3 28 (75.68%) E-Commerce
4 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
5 20 (54.05%) WordPress
5 20 (54.05%) HTML5
6 19 (51.35%) Web Development
6 19 (51.35%) jQuery
7 16 (43.24%) Linux
8 14 (37.84%) MySQL
8 14 (37.84%) OO
8 14 (37.84%) CSS3
9 13 (35.14%) OOP
10 12 (32.43%) MVC
11 11 (29.73%) SQL
12 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
13 9 (24.32%) Sass
13 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
13 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (21.62%) Ajax
15 7 (18.92%) LAMP
15 7 (18.92%) Marketing
16 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
16 6 (16.22%) CMS
16 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (16.22%) Grunt
17 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
17 5 (13.51%) Mobile App

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) WordPress
2 6 (16.22%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) Joomla!
4 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) GIMP
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Grunt
3 2 (5.41%) Bower
4 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Web Developer
3 12 (32.43%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Magento Developer
5 5 (13.51%) PHP Magento Developer
5 5 (13.51%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Project Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Web Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) CSS
1 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) HTML5
3 19 (51.35%) jQuery
4 14 (37.84%) CSS3
5 9 (24.32%) Sass
6 8 (21.62%) Ajax
7 7 (18.92%) LAMP
8 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.51%) XML
10 4 (10.81%) Django
10 4 (10.81%) SQLAlchemy
10 4 (10.81%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (5.41%) Flash
11 2 (5.41%) XHTML
12 1 (2.70%) JSON
12 1 (2.70%) Symfony
12 1 (2.70%) Zend Framework
12 1 (2.70%) REST
12 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.70%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
3 5 (13.51%) Debian
3 5 (13.51%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) E-Commerce
2 19 (51.35%) Web Development
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 13 (35.14%) OOP
5 12 (32.43%) MVC
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.81%) Web Design
9 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.11%) System Testing
9 3 (8.11%) SEO
9 3 (8.11%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) Change Management
10 2 (5.41%) CRM
10 2 (5.41%) Content Management
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Open Source
11 1 (2.70%) Time Management
11 1 (2.70%) Kanban
11 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) PHP
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) PHP5
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) ATG
1 3 (8.11%) Facebook
1 3 (8.11%) Twitter
1 3 (8.11%) HubSpot
2 2 (5.41%) OpenText
2 2 (5.41%) Zend
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.70%) hybris
3 1 (2.70%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) RedDot
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Endeca
3 1 (2.70%) New Relic
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe