Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Walsall during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Walsall
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 35.21% 16.67% 25.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.23% 17.14% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 73
Walsall median annual salary £41,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.29% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £47,250 £45,750 £57,500
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 Walsall. 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
Walsall
Permanent vacancies in Walsall with a recognized job title 69 105 179
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 97.22% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 94 148
Walsall median annual salary £38,250 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% -17.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £20,350 £21,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,625 £45,925 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Walsall

Developer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Developer in Walsall

Developer
Salary Histogram in Walsall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Walsall over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Walsall

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Walsall region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) Web Development
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) QA
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (32.00%) Ajax
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) Microservices
7 7 (28.00%) gulp
7 7 (28.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) WPF
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 7 (28.00%) MySQL
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (28.00%) CRM
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Contact Management
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Umbraco

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 6 (24.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) npm
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) gulp
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Appium
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 8 (32.00%) Ajax
4 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 7 (28.00%) WCF
5 7 (28.00%) WPF
5 7 (28.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) Angular 2
6 6 (24.00%) JSON
6 6 (24.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) Task Parallel Library
6 6 (24.00%) WebSockets
6 6 (24.00%) WF
7 4 (16.00%) Django
8 3 (12.00%) Laravel
8 3 (12.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Smart Home
2 3 (12.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) EPoS
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Web Development
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) CRM
2 7 (28.00%) Microservices
3 6 (24.00%) Contact Management
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft