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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 99 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 33 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 1.57% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.67% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 23
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £31,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1926 1796 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.16% 93.79% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1586 1510
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 54 (76.06%) .NET
2 45 (63.38%) C#
2 45 (63.38%) HTML
3 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.70%) CSS
5 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
6 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
7 32 (45.07%) MVC
8 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
9 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
10 27 (38.03%) VB.NET
11 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (32.39%) jQuery
12 23 (32.39%) Degree
13 21 (29.58%) PHP
14 18 (25.35%) VB
15 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
16 16 (22.54%) Java
16 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
17 15 (21.13%) SQL
17 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
18 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
18 14 (19.72%) WCF
19 13 (18.31%) TDD
20 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
20 12 (16.90%) Node.js
21 11 (15.49%) C++
22 10 (14.08%) VBScript
22 10 (14.08%) HTML5

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 12 (16.90%) Node.js
2 5 (7.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.41%) nginx
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Intranet
1 1 (1.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.68%) MySQL
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Big Data
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) NUnit
4 3 (4.23%) MSTest
4 3 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.23%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) WebStorm
5 1 (1.41%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (8.45%) Games
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (76.06%) .NET
2 45 (63.38%) HTML
3 36 (50.70%) CSS
4 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
5 23 (32.39%) jQuery
6 14 (19.72%) WCF
6 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
8 10 (14.08%) HTML5
8 10 (14.08%) RESTful
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (12.68%) XML
9 9 (12.68%) JSF
10 8 (11.27%) WPF
11 6 (8.45%) CSS3
11 6 (8.45%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.04%) Web Services
13 3 (4.23%) Castle Windsor
13 3 (4.23%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Blog
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) MVC
2 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
4 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
5 13 (18.31%) TDD
6 9 (12.68%) BDD
7 7 (9.86%) OO
7 7 (9.86%) OOD
8 6 (8.45%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.63%) MVVM
9 4 (5.63%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.23%) Kanban
10 3 (4.23%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.82%) Open Source
11 2 (2.82%) Time Management
11 2 (2.82%) Web Development
12 1 (1.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.41%) Integration Testing
12 1 (1.41%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) C#
2 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) VB.NET
4 21 (29.58%) PHP
5 18 (25.35%) VB
6 16 (22.54%) Java
7 15 (21.13%) SQL
8 11 (15.49%) C++
9 10 (14.08%) VBScript
10 9 (12.68%) Ruby
11 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.82%) Python
11 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.41%) C
12 1 (1.41%) R
12 1 (1.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) BT
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Zend
4 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.41%) Ektron
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