Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Force.com Apex Code
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 305 305
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 +24
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 37 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.71% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 14
West Midlands median annual salary £67,500 £40,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -22.86% +66.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £63,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

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 5193 5247 5179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.81% 45.83% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4484 4380 4602
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £56,250
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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +45 32 £66,250 +29.90%
Coventry -2 2 £72,500 +42.16%
Shropshire -10 1 £26,500 -24.29%
Solihull - 1 - -
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 36 (97.30%) Visualforce
2 35 (94.59%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 19 (51.35%) ETL
4 19 (51.35%) Force.com
5 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
6 12 (32.43%) Big Data
6 12 (32.43%) Mason
7 11 (29.73%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (21.62%) Scrum
9 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.81%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.81%) RESTful
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (10.81%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) JSON
10 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 4 (10.81%) Jitterbit
10 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.81%) Informatica
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) EAI
10 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (10.81%) .NET
10 4 (10.81%) MySQL
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) IIS

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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Big Data
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) Salesforce Developer
3 20 (54.05%) Architect
4 17 (45.95%) Salesforce Architect
5 15 (40.54%) Senior Developer
5 15 (40.54%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 14 (37.84%) Senior Architect
6 14 (37.84%) Senior Salesforce Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Salesforce Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum Master
9 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) Visualforce
2 12 (32.43%) Mason
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) CSS3
3 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.81%) JDBC
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) Spring
3 4 (10.81%) Struts
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) ETL
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) CRM
4 4 (10.81%) EAI
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
5 3 (8.11%) UML
5 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.70%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.81%) Informatica
2 4 (10.81%) Jitterbit
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle