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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 106 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 22 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.08% 1.41% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 3
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
1956 1713 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.79% 96.34% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1543 1248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 39 (63.93%) HTML
1 39 (63.93%) CSS
2 38 (62.30%) .NET
3 34 (55.74%) jQuery
4 32 (52.46%) MVC
5 31 (50.82%) PHP
6 29 (47.54%) SQL
6 29 (47.54%) C#
7 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
8 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
9 18 (29.51%) Java
10 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
10 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
11 15 (24.59%) User Experience
12 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.31%) HTML5
13 12 (19.67%) Python
14 11 (18.03%) Linux
14 11 (18.03%) MySQL
14 11 (18.03%) Ruby
14 11 (18.03%) Ajax
14 11 (18.03%) Degree
14 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
14 11 (18.03%) CSS3
14 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
15 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (16.39%) Drupal
15 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
15 10 (16.39%) XML

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (16.39%) Drupal
2 8 (13.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Network Security
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Mocha
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.39%) Advertising
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) CSS
1 39 (63.93%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) .NET
3 34 (55.74%) jQuery
4 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
5 13 (21.31%) HTML5
6 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
6 11 (18.03%) Ajax
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.03%) CSS3
7 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (16.39%) XML
8 8 (13.11%) Adobe AIR
8 8 (13.11%) LESS
8 8 (13.11%) PhoneGap
8 8 (13.11%) XSLT
9 7 (11.48%) Laravel
9 7 (11.48%) REST
9 7 (11.48%) RESTful
10 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) MVC
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) OOP
3 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Web Application Development
4 9 (14.75%) Web Development
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
5 8 (13.11%) Release Management
6 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.48%) Database Security
6 7 (11.48%) OO
6 7 (11.48%) OO PHP
7 6 (9.84%) OWASP
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.56%) Presales
9 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) PHP
2 29 (47.54%) C#
2 29 (47.54%) SQL
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 18 (29.51%) Java
5 12 (19.67%) Python
6 11 (18.03%) Ruby
7 7 (11.48%) C++
8 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Siebel
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