The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 133 96 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 54.51% 41.74% 53.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.19% 42.11% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 92 106
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
241 228 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.77% 99.13% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 222 215 180
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Developer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Redditch +1 60 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Worcester +4 33 £39,500 +17.03% 2
Bromsgrove 0 19 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Droitwich - 5 £40,000 -
Malvern -4 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

1 165 (59.35%) .NET
2 162 (58.27%) SQL Server
3 159 (57.19%) C#
4 150 (53.96%) HTML
5 140 (50.36%) JavaScript
6 126 (45.32%) ASP.NET
7 117 (42.09%) CSS
8 103 (37.05%) SQL
9 79 (28.42%) VB.NET
10 76 (27.34%) MVC
11 64 (23.02%) MySQL
11 64 (23.02%) jQuery
12 51 (18.35%) PHP
13 46 (16.55%) HTML5
14 43 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (14.75%) WCF
16 40 (14.39%) CSS3
17 39 (14.03%) Retail
18 38 (13.67%) Computer Science
19 37 (13.31%) Microsoft
20 36 (12.95%) OO
20 36 (12.95%) OOP
20 36 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
21 34 (12.23%) XML
21 34 (12.23%) Degree
22 33 (11.87%) PHP5
22 33 (11.87%) Ajax
23 30 (10.79%) Software Engineering
24 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce
24 29 (10.43%) VB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 18 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.32%) GlassFish
3 10 (3.60%) CMS
4 7 (2.52%) JBoss
4 7 (2.52%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.52%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (2.52%) IIS
5 6 (2.16%) Apache
6 5 (1.80%) Drupal
7 4 (1.44%) WordPress
7 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.52%) Magento
2 4 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.35%) Internet
2 12 (4.32%) Intranet
3 6 (2.16%) DNS
4 5 (1.80%) SAN
5 4 (1.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 64 (23.02%) MySQL
3 23 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.40%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.60%) QlikView
10 9 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.88%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (1.80%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 4 (1.44%) DataStage
14 3 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
14 3 (1.08%) OLAP
14 3 (1.08%) Data Mart
14 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (6.83%) NUnit
2 18 (6.47%) MSTest
2 18 (6.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (6.47%) Moq
3 12 (4.32%) Subversion
4 8 (2.88%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.52%) PVCS
6 5 (1.80%) Toad
6 5 (1.80%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.72%) Hudson
7 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.72%) Maven
8 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
General
1 39 (14.03%) Retail
2 7 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (2.52%) Aerospace
2 7 (2.52%) Automotive
3 6 (2.16%) Marketing
3 6 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.80%) Finance
5 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (59.35%) .NET
2 150 (53.96%) HTML
3 126 (45.32%) ASP.NET
4 117 (42.09%) CSS
5 64 (23.02%) jQuery
6 46 (16.55%) HTML5
7 41 (14.75%) WCF
8 40 (14.39%) CSS3
9 36 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (12.23%) XML
11 33 (11.87%) Ajax
12 25 (8.99%) Web Services
13 18 (6.47%) LAMP
13 18 (6.47%) Spring.NET
13 18 (6.47%) Castle Windsor
13 18 (6.47%) Ninject
13 18 (6.47%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (3.96%) .NET Framework
15 10 (3.60%) XHTML
16 9 (3.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.67%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.63%) W3C
3 18 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (5.40%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.32%) User Experience
6 11 (3.96%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.88%) IVR
8 7 (2.52%) GIS
9 4 (1.44%) Social Media
10 3 (1.08%) FMCG
10 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.72%) Animation
12 1 (0.36%) NHS
12 1 (0.36%) DTV
12 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.36%) Physics
12 1 (0.36%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.19%) Windows
2 8 (2.88%) Linux
3 6 (2.16%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.16%) Android
4 4 (1.44%) UNIX
5 2 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.34%) MVC
2 43 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.95%) OO
3 36 (12.95%) OOP
4 30 (10.79%) Software Engineering
5 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce
6 27 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (9.35%) Web Development
8 23 (8.27%) Web Application Development
9 21 (7.55%) Scrum
9 21 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (7.55%) Web Accessibility
10 19 (6.83%) TDD
11 18 (6.47%) Kanban
11 18 (6.47%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (5.40%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (4.32%) SEO
13 12 (4.32%) ERP
13 12 (4.32%) Software Testing
14 11 (3.96%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 159 (57.19%) C#
2 140 (50.36%) JavaScript
3 103 (37.05%) SQL
4 79 (28.42%) VB.NET
5 51 (18.35%) PHP
6 33 (11.87%) PHP5
7 29 (10.43%) VB
8 22 (7.91%) T-SQL
9 21 (7.55%) Java
10 12 (4.32%) C++
11 8 (2.88%) Delphi
11 8 (2.88%) MUMPS
12 4 (1.44%) VBA
13 3 (1.08%) Python
13 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.08%) C
14 2 (0.72%) VC++
15 1 (0.36%) ABAP
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 34 (12.23%) Degree
2 10 (3.60%) MCSD
2 10 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.88%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Xen
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (13.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.47%) Oracle
3 11 (3.96%) Google
4 10 (3.60%) Zend
5 7 (2.52%) Lotus
6 5 (1.80%) Cognos
7 2 (0.72%) SAP
7 2 (0.72%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.72%) Citrix
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe
8 1 (0.36%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
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