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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Force.com Apex Code
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 233 226
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.097% 0.16% 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £31,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% +5.55%  

Apex Code is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2812 2672 2744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.36% 42.94% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2225 2477
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Apex Code as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 3 £47,500 -
Shropshire +6 2 £28,250 -13.07%
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (77.78%) Visualforce
3 6 (66.67%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) Mason
8 1 (11.11%) Force.com
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Salesforce Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Salesforce Developer
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Visualforce
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Mason
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com