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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 80 96 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.53% 47.76% 47.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.26% 47.76% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 74 91 81
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
248 201 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 94.66% 100.00% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 231 188 160
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Worcester -2 29 £35,000 - 3
Redditch -1 19 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Malvern -3 14 £42,500 +97.67%
Bromsgrove +3 8 £19,000 - 2
Evesham 0 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Droitwich -1 1 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 115 (61.50%) C#
2 111 (59.36%) .NET
3 94 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 85 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 80 (42.78%) HTML
7 74 (39.57%) CSS
8 63 (33.69%) MVC
9 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
10 60 (32.09%) SQL
11 55 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 49 (26.20%) OO
13 41 (21.93%) Java
13 41 (21.93%) jQuery
14 40 (21.39%) HTML5
14 40 (21.39%) TDD
14 40 (21.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (19.79%) OOP
16 35 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 33 (17.65%) C++
18 32 (17.11%) Visual Studio
19 29 (15.51%) XML
19 29 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (15.51%) SQL Server 2014
20 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
20 28 (14.97%) WPF
20 28 (14.97%) C
21 26 (13.90%) PHP
21 26 (13.90%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (5.88%) Confluence
2 10 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.28%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.60%) Apache
4 3 (1.60%) Node.js
5 2 (1.07%) JBoss
5 2 (1.07%) SAS
5 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.07%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.53%) WildFly
6 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.70%) SaaS
2 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) 2G
2 4 (2.14%) 3G
2 4 (2.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (10.16%) MySQL
4 16 (8.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.42%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.81%) Big Data
6 9 (4.81%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.28%) Apache Accumulo
7 8 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.28%) IBM InfoSphere
7 8 (4.28%) Neo4j
7 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.14%) QlikView
11 2 (1.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (1.07%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (1.07%) SAP BI
11 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.88%) JIRA
2 11 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.21%) Subversion
4 5 (2.67%) Xcode
5 4 (2.14%) Kiln
5 4 (2.14%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.07%) Grunt
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.53%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.53%) MorphX
General
1 6 (3.21%) Finance
1 6 (3.21%) Marketing
1 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.67%) Law
2 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.67%) Military
2 5 (2.67%) Retail
3 4 (2.14%) Legal
3 4 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.07%) Banking
5 2 (1.07%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.07%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (59.36%) .NET
2 85 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 80 (42.78%) HTML
4 74 (39.57%) CSS
5 55 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 41 (21.93%) jQuery
7 40 (21.39%) HTML5
7 40 (21.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (15.51%) XML
10 28 (14.97%) WPF
11 23 (12.30%) Web Services
12 21 (11.23%) Ajax
13 19 (10.16%) CSS3
14 17 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (9.09%) RESTful
15 16 (8.56%) Hibernate
15 16 (8.56%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (8.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.88%) VHDL
4 8 (4.28%) Internet of Things
5 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.14%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.60%) User Experience
8 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.07%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.90%) Linux
2 25 (13.37%) Windows
3 15 (8.02%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 10 (5.35%) Android
6 5 (2.67%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.14%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Unix
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.69%) MVC
3 49 (26.20%) OO
4 40 (21.39%) TDD
5 37 (19.79%) OOP
6 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
7 26 (13.90%) Web Application Development
8 21 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (11.23%) Web Development
9 18 (9.63%) BDD
10 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.09%) Scrum
11 16 (8.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (8.56%) SOA
12 15 (8.02%) Front End Development
12 15 (8.02%) Mobile Development
13 11 (5.88%) Open Source
13 11 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 115 (61.50%) C#
2 88 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 60 (32.09%) SQL
4 41 (21.93%) Java
5 33 (17.65%) C++
6 28 (14.97%) C
7 26 (13.90%) PHP
8 22 (11.76%) VB.NET
9 18 (9.63%) T-SQL
10 14 (7.49%) Perl
10 14 (7.49%) Ruby
11 11 (5.88%) Scala
12 7 (3.74%) Python
13 6 (3.21%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.67%) Apple Swift
15 4 (2.14%) VB
16 2 (1.07%) VB6
16 2 (1.07%) VBA
17 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (9.63%) Degree
2 11 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 11 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (2.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 10 (5.35%) IBM
3 10 (5.35%) Xamarin
4 8 (4.28%) Oracle
5 5 (2.67%) SAP
6 4 (2.14%) Adobe
6 4 (2.14%) Zend
7 2 (1.07%) Cognos
8 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 30k per year + holidays, flexi hours, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + + 5% pension, 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 2 Days Home Working + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Tyresoft Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago