The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 63 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.10% 1.33% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.38% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £31,700 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
689 651 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.50% 96.02% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 546 559 415
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £25,000 -
Lichfield - 3 £22,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +9 2 £18,750 -16.66%
Junior Developer
West Midlands

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) jQuery
4 20 (60.61%) C#
5 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 14 (42.42%) HTML
8 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
8 13 (39.39%) CSS
9 12 (36.36%) Web Services
9 12 (36.36%) PHP
9 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 11 (33.33%) Degree
11 10 (30.30%) Ajax
11 10 (30.30%) Java
11 10 (30.30%) C++
12 8 (24.24%) Symfony
12 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
12 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
12 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (24.24%) REST
12 8 (24.24%) SOAP
12 8 (24.24%) OOP
12 8 (24.24%) TDD
12 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
13 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
14 4 (12.12%) Finance

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (6.06%) ElastiCache
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) jQuery
3 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
7 10 (30.30%) Ajax
8 8 (24.24%) SOAP
8 8 (24.24%) REST
8 8 (24.24%) Symfony
9 1 (3.03%) Dojo
9 1 (3.03%) CSS3
9 1 (3.03%) Sass
9 1 (3.03%) LESS
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.03%) HTML5
9 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) SCADA
2 2 (6.06%) Social Media
3 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) TDD
2 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
2 8 (24.24%) OOP
2 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) SEO
5 1 (3.03%) Website Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Android Development
5 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.03%) ETL
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) PHP
4 10 (30.30%) C++
4 10 (30.30%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe