The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 621 504 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.09% 21.18% 26.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.19% 22.06% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 568 447 460
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1871 2285 1972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.69% 96.01% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1693 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Birmingham

Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Developer in Birmingham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Birmingham

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 567 (50.81%) JavaScript
2 555 (49.73%) HTML
3 529 (47.40%) CSS
4 508 (45.52%) C#
5 496 (44.44%) .NET
6 397 (35.57%) SQL
7 363 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
8 360 (32.26%) MVC
9 311 (27.87%) SQL Server
10 284 (25.45%) ASP.NET
11 273 (24.46%) AngularJS
12 253 (22.67%) Web Development
13 235 (21.06%) jQuery
14 224 (20.07%) Java
15 220 (19.71%) PHP
16 212 (19.00%) Microsoft
17 198 (17.74%) TDD
17 198 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
18 194 (17.38%) Finance
19 183 (16.40%) HTML5
20 157 (14.07%) MySQL
21 152 (13.62%) Git (software)
22 151 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC
23 147 (13.17%) BDD
24 146 (13.08%) OO
25 137 (12.28%) Scrum
26 117 (10.48%) Degree
27 112 (10.04%) Node.js
28 105 (9.41%) REST
29 104 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (3.23%) Apache
2 34 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.78%) CMS
4 28 (2.51%) WordPress
5 27 (2.42%) Drupal
6 19 (1.70%) SAS
7 18 (1.61%) IIS
8 17 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.34%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.99%) nginx
11 9 (0.81%) JBoss
12 6 (0.54%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.45%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.36%) Mule
15 3 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
16 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.18%) EPiServer
16 2 (0.18%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
1 18 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 15 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (2.42%) SAP BPC
2 18 (1.61%) Magento
3 16 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 14 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.18%) Misys Equation
8 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.090%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.090%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.090%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 104 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.42%) GitHub
4 20 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (1.61%) SaaS
6 10 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (0.90%) Firebase
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.63%) Force.com
9 5 (0.45%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (0.45%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.36%) Slack
11 3 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.18%) Office 365
13 1 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.090%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.79%) HTTP
2 12 (1.08%) Broadband
2 12 (1.08%) Internet
3 8 (0.72%) Skype
4 7 (0.63%) ATM
5 2 (0.18%) Intranet
5 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.090%) DNS
6 1 (0.090%) Firewall
6 1 (0.090%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.090%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 157 (14.07%) MySQL
3 86 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 75 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (5.82%) MongoDB
7 63 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
8 54 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 44 (3.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 42 (3.76%) Relational Database
13 39 (3.49%) QlikView
14 37 (3.32%) SQL Server 2016
15 31 (2.78%) Power BI
16 30 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
17 29 (2.60%) SAP BW
18 26 (2.33%) Big Data
19 24 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
20 20 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 152 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 94 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 56 (5.02%) Jenkins
4 51 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (3.49%) JUnit
6 37 (3.32%) NUnit
7 35 (3.14%) SpecFlow
8 29 (2.60%) webpack
9 27 (2.42%) gulp
10 20 (1.79%) PhantomJS
11 19 (1.70%) Selenium
12 15 (1.34%) JIRA
13 14 (1.25%) JSUnit
13 14 (1.25%) Maven
13 14 (1.25%) Mocha
13 14 (1.25%) MSTest
13 14 (1.25%) Subversion
14 13 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (1.16%) Moq
14 13 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 194 (17.38%) Finance
2 83 (7.44%) Retail
3 65 (5.82%) Games
3 65 (5.82%) Marketing
4 52 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.49%) Legal
6 31 (2.78%) Banking
7 24 (2.15%) Advertising
8 22 (1.97%) Automotive
9 20 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.43%) Back Office
10 16 (1.43%) Local Government
11 14 (1.25%) Electronics
12 7 (0.63%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) Front Office
14 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.090%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (49.73%) HTML
2 529 (47.40%) CSS
3 496 (44.44%) .NET
4 284 (25.45%) ASP.NET
5 273 (24.46%) AngularJS
6 235 (21.06%) jQuery
7 183 (16.40%) HTML5
8 151 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 112 (10.04%) Node.js
10 105 (9.41%) REST
11 103 (9.23%) .NET Framework
11 103 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 92 (8.24%) React
13 87 (7.80%) CSS3
14 84 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 84 (7.53%) XML
15 83 (7.44%) RESTful
16 81 (7.26%) Web Services
17 74 (6.63%) Entity Framework
18 66 (5.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 56 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (4.39%) Fintech
4 40 (3.58%) User Experience
5 38 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.15%) Mobile Games
7 24 (2.15%) Online Games
8 17 (1.52%) Social Media
9 14 (1.25%) NHS
10 11 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (0.81%) BBC
11 9 (0.81%) Data Centre
11 9 (0.81%) Replication
12 5 (0.45%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.27%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.27%) Derivative
14 3 (0.27%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (9.05%) Linux
2 73 (6.54%) Android
3 71 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 70 (6.27%) Windows
5 35 (3.14%) Unix
6 20 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.090%) Solaris
10 1 (0.090%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (32.26%) MVC
3 253 (22.67%) Web Development
4 198 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
4 198 (17.74%) TDD
5 147 (13.17%) BDD
6 146 (13.08%) OO
7 137 (12.28%) Scrum
8 88 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 81 (7.26%) Front End Development
10 79 (7.08%) OOP
11 66 (5.91%) Mentoring
12 61 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
12 61 (5.47%) Mobile Development
13 54 (4.84%) SDLC
14 53 (4.75%) Test Automation
15 46 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (4.03%) Android Development
17 43 (3.85%) Unit Testing
18 42 (3.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 567 (50.81%) JavaScript
2 508 (45.52%) C#
3 397 (35.57%) SQL
4 224 (20.07%) Java
5 220 (19.71%) PHP
6 99 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 53 (4.75%) VB.NET
8 48 (4.30%) C++
9 40 (3.58%) C
10 37 (3.32%) Ruby
11 34 (3.05%) TypeScript
12 27 (2.42%) XPath
13 22 (1.97%) Python
14 20 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 12 (1.08%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.90%) Scala
18 9 (0.81%) R
19 8 (0.72%) PHP 5
19 8 (0.72%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 117 (10.48%) Degree
2 32 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (0.54%) GNVQ
5 6 (0.54%) HND
6 4 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.18%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.090%) ISEB
9 1 (0.090%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.090%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.090%) MCSD
9 1 (0.090%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.090%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.24%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.090%) PMO
4 1 (0.090%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.25%) Docker
2 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) Firmware
4 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.090%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 212 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.75%) Oracle
3 32 (2.87%) SAP
4 30 (2.69%) Tableau
5 26 (2.33%) Zend
6 25 (2.24%) Xamarin
7 23 (2.06%) Adobe
8 18 (1.61%) IBM
9 16 (1.43%) Cognos
10 11 (0.99%) Google
10 11 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.99%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.90%) iManage
11 10 (0.90%) Sybase
12 6 (0.54%) NEC
13 5 (0.45%) VMware
14 3 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
14 3 (0.27%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.27%) Telerik
14 3 (0.27%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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