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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 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 92 135 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 41.82% 51.33% 47.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.20% 52.53% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 83 126 124
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
218 257 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 99.09% 97.72% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 203 225 246
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 0 40 £35,000 +22.80%
Worcester +1 33 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Bromsgrove -8 7 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Droitwich +10 3 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Evesham 0 2 £43,000 +32.30%
Malvern - 1 £21,500 -
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 154 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 137 (56.61%) .NET
3 135 (55.79%) C#
4 116 (47.93%) JavaScript
5 115 (47.52%) HTML
6 103 (42.56%) ASP.NET
7 87 (35.95%) VB.NET
7 87 (35.95%) SQL
8 82 (33.88%) CSS
9 78 (32.23%) MVC
10 61 (25.21%) MySQL
11 52 (21.49%) jQuery
12 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
13 41 (16.94%) PHP
14 40 (16.53%) WCF
15 39 (16.12%) OOP
16 38 (15.70%) Degree
16 38 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (15.29%) OO
18 35 (14.46%) Retail
18 35 (14.46%) HTML5
19 34 (14.05%) VB
20 32 (13.22%) Software Engineering
21 30 (12.40%) Windows
21 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
22 29 (11.98%) CSS3
22 29 (11.98%) Computer Science
23 27 (11.16%) PHP5
23 27 (11.16%) XML
23 27 (11.16%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (5.79%) GlassFish
2 8 (3.31%) CMS
3 7 (2.89%) JBoss
3 7 (2.89%) Apache
4 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.07%) IIS
5 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 25 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Magento
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.33%) Internet
2 13 (5.37%) Intranet
3 6 (2.48%) DNS
4 3 (1.24%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 61 (25.21%) MySQL
3 20 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.13%) InterSystems Cache
8 9 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.72%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.48%) QlikView
10 5 (2.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.24%) DTS
12 3 (1.24%) Ingres
13 2 (0.83%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.83%) Informix
Development Applications
1 14 (5.79%) MSTest
1 14 (5.79%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (5.79%) Moq
1 14 (5.79%) NUnit
2 11 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.13%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.13%) Subversion
4 6 (2.48%) PVCS
5 4 (1.65%) Toad
6 3 (1.24%) Maven
6 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.24%) Hudson
7 1 (0.41%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 35 (14.46%) Retail
2 6 (2.48%) Finance
3 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.83%) Publishing
3 2 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.41%) Front Office
4 1 (0.41%) Back Office
4 1 (0.41%) Electronics
4 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (56.61%) .NET
2 115 (47.52%) HTML
3 103 (42.56%) ASP.NET
4 82 (33.88%) CSS
5 52 (21.49%) jQuery
6 40 (16.53%) WCF
7 35 (14.46%) HTML5
8 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (11.98%) CSS3
10 27 (11.16%) XML
11 26 (10.74%) Ajax
12 23 (9.50%) Web Services
13 14 (5.79%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (5.79%) Ninject
13 14 (5.79%) Unity DI Container
13 14 (5.79%) Spring.NET
14 10 (4.13%) Spring
15 9 (3.72%) LAMP
15 9 (3.72%) SOAP
16 8 (3.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.98%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.33%) W3C
3 14 (5.79%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (4.55%) User Experience
5 10 (4.13%) IVR
6 9 (3.72%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.89%) GIS
8 5 (2.07%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.07%) Physics
8 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.83%) Animation
11 1 (0.41%) VSAM
11 1 (0.41%) DTV
11 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.41%) EPoS
11 1 (0.41%) iPad
11 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.40%) Windows
2 10 (4.13%) Linux
3 7 (2.89%) Android
3 7 (2.89%) UNIX
4 6 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (32.23%) MVC
2 39 (16.12%) OOP
3 38 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (15.29%) OO
5 32 (13.22%) Software Engineering
6 26 (10.74%) E-Commerce
7 23 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
9 21 (8.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (7.44%) Web Development
11 17 (7.02%) Scrum
12 15 (6.20%) Web Application Development
13 14 (5.79%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (5.79%) Kanban
13 14 (5.79%) TDD
13 14 (5.79%) Logistics
14 11 (4.55%) Software Testing
14 11 (4.55%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.13%) OOD
16 7 (2.89%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (55.79%) C#
2 116 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 87 (35.95%) SQL
3 87 (35.95%) VB.NET
4 41 (16.94%) PHP
5 34 (14.05%) VB
6 27 (11.16%) T-SQL
6 27 (11.16%) PHP5
7 22 (9.09%) Java
8 19 (7.85%) C++
9 10 (4.13%) Delphi
9 10 (4.13%) MUMPS
10 4 (1.65%) C++/CLI
10 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.24%) MapBasic
11 3 (1.24%) C
11 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.24%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.70%) Degree
2 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.48%) MCSD
3 2 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Xen
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.41%) vSphere
1 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.16%) Oracle
3 9 (3.72%) Zend
4 7 (2.89%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.65%) Google
6 2 (0.83%) VMware
6 2 (0.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.41%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) Cognos
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago