to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Smethwick during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

West Midlands > Smethwick
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Smethwick 25.00% 25.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Smethwick median annual salary - £35,500 -
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Smethwick. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Permanent vacancies in Smethwick with a recognized job title 4 6 2
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Smethwick median annual salary £33,500 £21,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.02% -54.21% -
10th Percentile £19,600 £17,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £49,000 £39,625 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Job Vacancy Trend in Smethwick

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Smethwick.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Smethwick

Salary Trend in Smethwick

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

Salary trend for Developer in Smethwick

Developer Skill Set
Top 2 Co-occurring IT Skills in Smethwick

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Smethwick region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Smethwick 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM