The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 99 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 40 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.78% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 7
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Junior Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2127 1973 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.83% 94.36% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 1786 1280
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Birmingham region.

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title.

1 58 (67.44%) HTML
2 54 (62.79%) CSS
3 51 (59.30%) JavaScript
3 51 (59.30%) jQuery
4 42 (48.84%) C#
5 41 (47.67%) .NET
6 33 (38.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 31 (36.05%) HTML5
8 29 (33.72%) CSS3
9 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
10 27 (31.40%) CMS
11 26 (30.23%) SQL
12 24 (27.91%) Web Design
13 23 (26.74%) MVC
14 22 (25.58%) Photoshop
14 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (25.58%) Degree
15 21 (24.42%) Umbraco
15 21 (24.42%) Adobe
15 21 (24.42%) Sass
15 21 (24.42%) LESS
16 17 (19.77%) PHP
17 16 (18.60%) Scrum
18 15 (17.44%) TDD
18 15 (17.44%) CRM
19 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
19 14 (16.28%) Dynamics CRM
20 13 (15.12%) Ajax
20 13 (15.12%) .NET Framework
20 13 (15.12%) LINQ

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (31.40%) CMS
2 21 (24.42%) Umbraco
3 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.14%) WordPress
6 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.16%) FileNet
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (8.14%) Magento
3 1 (1.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.79%) MySQL
4 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.65%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.16%) Informix
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio
1 9 (10.47%) ReSharper
1 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) Subversion
4 1 (1.16%) PVCS
General
1 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (67.44%) HTML
2 54 (62.79%) CSS
3 51 (59.30%) jQuery
4 41 (47.67%) .NET
5 31 (36.05%) HTML5
6 29 (33.72%) CSS3
7 21 (24.42%) Sass
7 21 (24.42%) LESS
8 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
9 13 (15.12%) Web Services
9 13 (15.12%) Ajax
9 13 (15.12%) .NET Framework
9 13 (15.12%) LINQ
10 10 (11.63%) JSON
11 9 (10.47%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (10.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
12 8 (9.30%) Spring
13 6 (6.98%) Zend Framework
13 6 (6.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.98%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) Open Source
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Blog
4 3 (3.49%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (27.91%) Web Design
3 23 (26.74%) MVC
4 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.60%) Scrum
6 15 (17.44%) TDD
6 15 (17.44%) CRM
7 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.47%) OO
8 9 (10.47%) BDD
9 8 (9.30%) OOP
10 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.98%) SEO
10 6 (6.98%) Web Development
10 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.81%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.81%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.81%) OOD
12 2 (2.33%) Migration
12 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (59.30%) JavaScript
2 42 (48.84%) C#
3 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 17 (19.77%) PHP
5 13 (15.12%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) Python
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby
7 3 (3.49%) PHP5
7 3 (3.49%) VB
7 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.16%) VBA
8 1 (1.16%) R
8 1 (1.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.16%) VB6
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCP
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Adobe
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.98%) Zend
4 2 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.16%) Sage
5 1 (1.16%) Kofax
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
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