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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 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 128 98 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 52.03% 41.35% 53.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.89% 42.24% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 120 94 104
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 £22,200 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £44,850
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
242 232 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.37% 97.89% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 223 217 178
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.28%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 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 24 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 £30,500 -18.66% 4
Worcester +4 31 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Bromsgrove 0 19 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Droitwich - 4 £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 24 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.

1 167 (59.64%) .NET
2 165 (58.93%) SQL Server
3 160 (57.14%) C#
4 150 (53.57%) HTML
5 140 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 127 (45.36%) ASP.NET
7 117 (41.79%) CSS
8 104 (37.14%) SQL
9 81 (28.93%) VB.NET
10 77 (27.50%) MVC
11 66 (23.57%) MySQL
12 64 (22.86%) jQuery
13 51 (18.21%) PHP
14 46 (16.43%) HTML5
15 43 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (15.00%) WCF
17 40 (14.29%) Retail
17 40 (14.29%) CSS3
18 38 (13.57%) Computer Science
19 37 (13.21%) Microsoft
19 37 (13.21%) OOP
20 36 (12.86%) OO
20 36 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (12.50%) Degree
22 34 (12.14%) PHP5
23 33 (11.79%) Ajax
23 33 (11.79%) XML
24 31 (11.07%) Software Engineering
25 29 (10.36%) VB
26 28 (10.00%) E-Commerce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.29%) GlassFish
3 10 (3.57%) CMS
4 7 (2.50%) IIS
4 7 (2.50%) JBoss
4 7 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
5 6 (2.14%) Apache
6 4 (1.43%) WordPress
6 4 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.43%) Drupal
7 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 25 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) Magento
2 4 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.64%) Internet
2 13 (4.64%) Intranet
3 6 (2.14%) DNS
4 5 (1.79%) SAN
5 4 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 66 (23.57%) MySQL
3 23 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.07%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.36%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.57%) QlikView
9 9 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.79%) Star Schema
11 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (1.43%) DataStage
13 3 (1.07%) Cognos Report Studio
13 3 (1.07%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (1.07%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (6.79%) NUnit
2 18 (6.43%) MSTest
2 18 (6.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (6.43%) Moq
3 12 (4.29%) Subversion
4 8 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.50%) PVCS
6 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.79%) Toad
7 2 (0.71%) Maven
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.71%) Hudson
7 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
General
1 40 (14.29%) Retail
2 7 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 7 (2.50%) Automotive
3 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.79%) Finance
4 5 (1.79%) Marketing
5 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.07%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Military
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (59.64%) .NET
2 150 (53.57%) HTML
3 127 (45.36%) ASP.NET
4 117 (41.79%) CSS
5 64 (22.86%) jQuery
6 46 (16.43%) HTML5
7 42 (15.00%) WCF
8 40 (14.29%) CSS3
9 36 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (11.79%) Ajax
10 33 (11.79%) XML
11 25 (8.93%) Web Services
12 18 (6.43%) LAMP
12 18 (6.43%) Spring.NET
12 18 (6.43%) Unity DI Container
12 18 (6.43%) Castle Windsor
12 18 (6.43%) Ninject
13 11 (3.93%) .NET Framework
14 10 (3.57%) XHTML
15 9 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.93%) W3C
3 18 (6.43%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.93%) User Experience
5 11 (3.93%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.86%) IVR
7 7 (2.50%) GIS
8 3 (1.07%) Social Media
8 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.07%) FMCG
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) Animation
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) Physics
10 1 (0.36%) VSAM
10 1 (0.36%) DTV
10 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.14%) Windows
2 8 (2.86%) Linux
3 6 (2.14%) Android
3 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.43%) UNIX
5 2 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.50%) MVC
2 43 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (13.21%) OOP
4 36 (12.86%) OO
5 31 (11.07%) Software Engineering
6 28 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 27 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (9.29%) Web Development
9 23 (8.21%) Web Application Development
10 22 (7.86%) Web Accessibility
11 21 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (7.50%) Scrum
12 19 (6.79%) TDD
13 18 (6.43%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (6.43%) Kanban
14 15 (5.36%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (4.29%) Software Testing
15 12 (4.29%) ERP
16 11 (3.93%) Pay per click
16 11 (3.93%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 160 (57.14%) C#
2 140 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 104 (37.14%) SQL
4 81 (28.93%) VB.NET
5 51 (18.21%) PHP
6 34 (12.14%) PHP5
7 29 (10.36%) VB
8 22 (7.86%) T-SQL
9 21 (7.50%) Java
10 11 (3.93%) C++
11 8 (2.86%) Delphi
11 8 (2.86%) MUMPS
12 4 (1.43%) VBA
13 3 (1.07%) Python
13 3 (1.07%) C
13 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.71%) VC++
15 1 (0.36%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 35 (12.50%) Degree
2 10 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.57%) MCSD
3 2 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.86%) 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 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.43%) Oracle
3 11 (3.93%) Google
4 10 (3.57%) Zend
5 7 (2.50%) Lotus
6 5 (1.79%) Cognos
7 2 (0.71%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.71%) SAP
7 2 (0.71%) Citrix
7 2 (0.71%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + care scheme, bonus etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, flexitime, pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bromsgrove
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago