The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 106 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 6 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 1.22% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.30% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 8
Average salary £22,500 £25,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,900 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1714 1620 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.54% 94.08% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1348 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Junior Developer
West Midlands

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 24 April 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 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) Games
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) Apple
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Social Media
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (20.00%) Android Development
6 3 (20.00%) iOS Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (6.67%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) MSTest
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) Symfony
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) DOM
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Spring.NET
7 1 (6.67%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (6.67%) Ninject
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Social Media
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Web Development
1 3 (20.00%) Android Development
1 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) OOP
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PHP
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (13.33%) PHP5
6 2 (13.33%) C
7 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Sony
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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