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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 158 162 160
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 63 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.05% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 49
Average salary £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,750 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
5455 5155 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.48% 94.47% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4560 4367 4308
Average salary £39,100 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,450 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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
Birmingham +2 28 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Staffordshire +17 7 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Solihull +11 6 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Warwickshire -30 4 £24,000 +20.00% 1
Worcestershire -13 3 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Coventry -8 2 £22,500 -
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 80 (73.39%) C#
2 76 (69.72%) HTML
3 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
4 69 (63.30%) .NET
5 68 (62.39%) CSS
6 51 (46.79%) Degree
7 50 (45.87%) SQL
8 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
9 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
10 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
10 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
11 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
12 32 (29.36%) jQuery
12 32 (29.36%) VB.NET
13 28 (25.69%) Java
13 28 (25.69%) MVC
14 23 (21.10%) PHP
15 19 (17.43%) MySQL
15 19 (17.43%) Finance
16 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
16 17 (15.60%) OO
17 16 (14.68%) C++
18 15 (13.76%) XML
19 14 (12.84%) Visual Studio
20 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (11.01%) RDBMS
20 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
21 11 (10.09%) Web Application Development
21 11 (10.09%) HTML5
22 10 (9.17%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (5.50%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.83%) Drupal
3 2 (1.83%) Node.js
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.83%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.43%) MySQL
3 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 12 (11.01%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.83%) SQLite
8 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.92%) MSTest
3 1 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (0.92%) Moq
3 1 (0.92%) Hudson
3 1 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 19 (17.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Games
3 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (69.72%) HTML
2 69 (63.30%) .NET
3 68 (62.39%) CSS
4 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
5 32 (29.36%) jQuery
6 15 (13.76%) XML
7 11 (10.09%) HTML5
8 10 (9.17%) Web Services
8 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
10 8 (7.34%) WinForms
11 7 (6.42%) WCF
11 7 (6.42%) CSS3
12 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.50%) WPF
13 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (3.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 4 (3.67%) Ajax
14 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.50%) Semantic Web
3 6 (5.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.59%) User Experience
4 5 (4.59%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.67%) iPhone
5 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) iPad
5 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.83%) Animation
6 2 (1.83%) Physics
6 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.83%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Android
3 7 (6.42%) Linux
4 6 (5.50%) UNIX
5 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
2 28 (25.69%) MVC
3 17 (15.60%) OO
3 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
4 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.09%) Web Application Development
6 10 (9.17%) Open Source
7 7 (6.42%) Android Development
7 7 (6.42%) iOS Development
7 7 (6.42%) OOP
8 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.67%) Mobile Development
10 3 (2.75%) SDLC
10 3 (2.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (2.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (1.83%) Web Development
11 2 (1.83%) Content Management
11 2 (1.83%) SEO
11 2 (1.83%) Scrum
11 2 (1.83%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (73.39%) C#
2 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
3 50 (45.87%) SQL
4 32 (29.36%) VB.NET
5 28 (25.69%) Java
6 23 (21.10%) PHP
7 16 (14.68%) C++
8 9 (8.26%) C
9 8 (7.34%) VB
10 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.75%) VBA
11 3 (2.75%) Python
11 3 (2.75%) PHP5
12 2 (1.83%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.83%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.92%) VC++
13 1 (0.92%) PHP4
13 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (46.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) MCSD
3 1 (0.92%) PhD
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Google
3 5 (4.59%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe
4 2 (1.83%) Macromedia
4 2 (1.83%) Apple
5 1 (0.92%) Zend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago