The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 168 155 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 37 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.95% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.00% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 39
Average salary £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Solihull - 12 £20,000 - 1
Worcestershire +13 6 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 6 £21,000 +10.52%
Warwickshire -9 5 £22,000 +1.14% 3
Birmingham -23 4 £21,250 +11.84% 2
Herefordshire -1 2 £19,000 -
Coventry -6 2 £21,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £20,500 -
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate Developer in their job title.

1 63 (72.41%) Degree
2 62 (71.26%) .NET
3 54 (62.07%) HTML
4 53 (60.92%) C#
5 52 (59.77%) VB.NET
6 51 (58.62%) SQL
7 50 (57.47%) JavaScript
8 38 (43.68%) ASP.NET
9 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
10 34 (39.08%) Computer Science
11 30 (34.48%) CSS
12 24 (27.59%) MVC
13 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
14 14 (16.09%) C++
14 14 (16.09%) Java
14 14 (16.09%) VB
15 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
15 13 (14.94%) jQuery
15 13 (14.94%) Finance
16 12 (13.79%) VBA
16 12 (13.79%) PHP
16 12 (13.79%) XML
16 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
17 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
18 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
18 9 (10.34%) HTML5
19 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
19 6 (6.90%) Linux
19 6 (6.90%) MySQL
19 6 (6.90%) Android

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
2 4 (4.60%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) WordPress
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.15%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.15%) Hudson
4 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (71.26%) .NET
2 54 (62.07%) HTML
3 38 (43.68%) ASP.NET
4 30 (34.48%) CSS
5 13 (14.94%) jQuery
6 12 (13.79%) XML
7 9 (10.34%) HTML5
8 6 (6.90%) CSS3
9 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.45%) Spring
9 3 (3.45%) Web Services
9 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.30%) JSON
10 2 (2.30%) WPF
10 2 (2.30%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.30%) Symfony
10 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.30%) Ajax
10 2 (2.30%) Flash
10 2 (2.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Open Source
4 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.30%) Physics
4 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.30%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
1 6 (6.90%) Android
2 4 (4.60%) UNIX
2 4 (4.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) MVC
2 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.90%) Android Development
5 5 (5.75%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (5.75%) Coaching
5 5 (5.75%) OO
5 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
5 5 (5.75%) CAD
6 4 (4.60%) OOD
6 4 (4.60%) OOP
6 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.60%) Web Development
7 3 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (3.45%) Content Management
7 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.45%) CRM
7 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.30%) Web Design
8 2 (2.30%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 53 (60.92%) C#
2 52 (59.77%) VB.NET
3 51 (58.62%) SQL
4 50 (57.47%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.09%) C++
5 14 (16.09%) Java
5 14 (16.09%) VB
6 12 (13.79%) VBA
6 12 (13.79%) PHP
7 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) PHP5
9 2 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.15%) VBScript
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 63 (72.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) MCSD
3 1 (1.15%) HND
3 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) vSphere
1 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe
2 2 (2.30%) Macromedia
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle
2 2 (2.30%) Zend
3 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.15%) VMware
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Training
Posted: 15 days ago