Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Apex Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apex Code over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Force.com Apex Code
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 295 286
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9 +35
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 50 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.57% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 19
West Midlands median annual salary £67,500 £50,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.33% -4.29% +110.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,375 £41,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +6.67%

Apex Code is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,978 4,774 4,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 50.76% 46.22% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,171 4,036 4,231
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Apex Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Apex Code in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apex Code in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Apex Code in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +53 45 £67,500 +32.35% 3
Coventry -11 2 £72,500 +42.16%
Solihull - 1 - -
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 50 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 48 (96.00%) Salesforce.com
3 26 (52.00%) SQL
4 25 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 24 (48.00%) Force.com
5 24 (48.00%) ETL
6 18 (36.00%) Mason
7 17 (34.00%) Big Data
8 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Scrum
11 7 (14.00%) Degree
12 6 (12.00%) CRM
13 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (8.00%) OO
15 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
16 2 (4.00%) Spring
16 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
16 2 (4.00%) Informatica
16 2 (4.00%) EAI
16 2 (4.00%) C#
16 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
16 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
16 2 (4.00%) XML
16 2 (4.00%) .NET
16 2 (4.00%) MySQL
16 2 (4.00%) Oracle
16 2 (4.00%) SQL Server

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 25 (50.00%) Architect
4 24 (48.00%) Salesforce Architect
5 20 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 20 (40.00%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 19 (38.00%) Senior Architect
6 19 (38.00%) Senior Salesforce Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Junior
7 4 (8.00%) Junior Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Programmer
8 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 18 (36.00%) Mason
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) CSS3
3 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.00%) JDBC
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
3 2 (4.00%) RESTful
3 2 (4.00%) SOAP
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 2 (4.00%) Struts
3 2 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) ETL
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) CRM
5 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) EAI
8 2 (4.00%) SDLC
9 1 (2.00%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.00%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.00%) Telematics
9 1 (2.00%) UML
9 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.00%) Informatica
2 2 (4.00%) Jitterbit
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle