The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 34.07% 32.31% 52.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.44% 32.31% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 49
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester 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
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 98.90% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 85 59 88
Average salary £35,000 £34,875 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Developer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Developer Salary Trend in Worcester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Worcester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 59 (76.62%) .NET
2 49 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 47 (61.04%) C#
4 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
4 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
5 27 (35.06%) HTML
5 27 (35.06%) VB.NET
6 25 (32.47%) MVC
7 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 20 (25.97%) SQL
9 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
11 17 (22.08%) XML
11 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (20.78%) OO
12 16 (20.78%) Scrum
13 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
13 15 (19.48%) WCF
14 13 (16.88%) jQuery
14 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (16.88%) Kanban
14 13 (16.88%) Spring.NET
14 13 (16.88%) TDD
14 13 (16.88%) NUnit
14 13 (16.88%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (16.88%) Inversion of Control
14 13 (16.88%) MSTest
14 13 (16.88%) Rhino Mocks
14 13 (16.88%) Moq
14 13 (16.88%) Castle Windsor

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.69%) MySQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) NUnit
1 13 (16.88%) MSTest
1 13 (16.88%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (16.88%) Moq
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.60%) Publishing
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Front Office
2 1 (1.30%) Back Office
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (76.62%) .NET
2 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
3 27 (35.06%) HTML
4 22 (28.57%) CSS
5 17 (22.08%) XML
5 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (19.48%) WCF
7 13 (16.88%) jQuery
7 13 (16.88%) Spring.NET
7 13 (16.88%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (16.88%) Ninject
7 13 (16.88%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (10.39%) Ajax
8 8 (10.39%) Web Services
9 5 (6.49%) LAMP
10 3 (3.90%) XSL
11 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.60%) HTML5
11 2 (2.60%) CSS3
12 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.19%) Physics
2 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) W3C
4 2 (2.60%) Animation
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.30%) DTV
5 1 (1.30%) VSAM
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.30%) iPad
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) CentOS
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) MVC
2 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Scrum
3 16 (20.78%) OO
4 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.88%) TDD
5 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.88%) Kanban
5 13 (16.88%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (16.88%) Web Application Development
6 8 (10.39%) OOD
7 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.19%) Benchmarking
9 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.90%) Change Control
10 3 (3.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) C#
2 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
3 27 (35.06%) VB.NET
4 20 (25.97%) SQL
5 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.39%) PHP
7 7 (9.09%) C++
8 6 (7.79%) VB
9 5 (6.49%) Java
10 4 (5.19%) C++/CLI
11 2 (2.60%) PHP5
11 2 (2.60%) Perl
12 1 (1.30%) C
12 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.30%) VC++
12 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) MCSD
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Zend
3 1 (1.30%) SAP
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