Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 339 305
Rank change year-on-year +41 -34 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 30 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.035% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.036% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 11
West Midlands median annual salary £56,250 £49,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +8.79% -30.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,300 £44,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,625 £58,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9777 11043 10507
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8024 8750 8737
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in the West Midlands

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Developer in the West Midlands

Technical Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Developer in the West Midlands

Technical Developer
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 Technical Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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 - 11 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +3 7 £70,000 +42.86%
Coventry +16 4 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Technical 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 West Midlands region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) C++
2 19 (63.33%) C
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Python
3 18 (60.00%) Node.js
3 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) MySQL
5 12 (40.00%) PHP
6 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
7 10 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) C#
9 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 7 (23.33%) Django
11 6 (20.00%) Workflow
11 6 (20.00%) SOA
12 5 (16.67%) Project Management
12 5 (16.67%) HTTP
12 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 5 (16.67%) Games
12 5 (16.67%) Unix
12 5 (16.67%) OOP
12 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
12 5 (16.67%) Subversion
12 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 5 (16.67%) WebSockets

Technical Developer Skill Set
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 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.33%) Sonic ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) iTrent
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 18 (60.00%) Node.js
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) Django
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) WebSockets
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.33%) Laravel
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Game Development
4 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.67%) Microservices
4 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (16.67%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Process Management
7 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C++
2 19 (63.33%) C
3 18 (60.00%) Python
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) PHP
5 10 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle