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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Developer
Rank 184 173 143
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 45 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.83% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.86% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 48
Average salary £24,500 £20,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Graduate Developer Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
Staffordshire +8 14 £24,000 +14.28%
Warwickshire -8 14 £27,500 +34.14% 1
Birmingham +1 7 £25,000 +16.27% 2
Worcestershire -10 5 £20,000 +5.26%
Coventry -9 4 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Shropshire - 1 £23,500 - 2
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 68 (53.54%) C#
1 68 (53.54%) Degree
2 64 (50.39%) .NET
3 63 (49.61%) HTML
4 55 (43.31%) CSS
5 53 (41.73%) Computer Science
6 50 (39.37%) SQL
7 47 (37.01%) JavaScript
8 40 (31.50%) MVC
9 38 (29.92%) Java
10 35 (27.56%) OO
11 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (25.98%) C++
12 33 (25.98%) PHP
13 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
13 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
13 32 (25.20%) jQuery
14 31 (24.41%) ASP.NET
15 30 (23.62%) XML
16 27 (21.26%) HTML5
16 27 (21.26%) Software Engineering
17 22 (17.32%) Git (software)
18 21 (16.54%) .NET Framework
18 21 (16.54%) VB.NET
19 20 (15.75%) REST
20 18 (14.17%) Linux
21 17 (13.39%) CSS3
21 17 (13.39%) RESTful
22 16 (12.60%) Mentoring
22 16 (12.60%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (5.51%) Apache
1 7 (5.51%) nginx
2 6 (4.72%) Node.js
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) GitHub
1 3 (2.36%) SaaS
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Network Security
2 4 (3.15%) Internet
3 3 (2.36%) HTTP
4 2 (1.57%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) MySQL
3 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.79%) OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.81%) Subversion
3 13 (10.24%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.94%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Electronics
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.39%) .NET
2 63 (49.61%) HTML
3 55 (43.31%) CSS
4 32 (25.20%) jQuery
5 31 (24.41%) ASP.NET
6 30 (23.62%) XML
7 27 (21.26%) HTML5
8 21 (16.54%) .NET Framework
9 20 (15.75%) REST
10 17 (13.39%) CSS3
10 17 (13.39%) RESTful
11 13 (10.24%) Laravel
12 11 (8.66%) AngularJS
12 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (6.30%) Entity Framework
14 7 (5.51%) JSON
14 7 (5.51%) LAMP
14 7 (5.51%) Symfony
14 7 (5.51%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (41.73%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.81%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.72%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.94%) CUDA
4 5 (3.94%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.15%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.57%) Physics
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Linux
2 16 (12.60%) Windows
3 7 (5.51%) Debian
3 7 (5.51%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.72%) Mac OS
4 6 (4.72%) Unix
5 5 (3.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.36%) Android
6 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) MVC
2 35 (27.56%) OO
3 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (21.26%) Software Engineering
5 16 (12.60%) Mentoring
5 16 (12.60%) OOP
5 16 (12.60%) Web Application Development
6 15 (11.81%) Open Source
7 14 (11.02%) Web Development
8 13 (10.24%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (10.24%) Database Security
8 13 (10.24%) OO PHP
8 13 (10.24%) OWASP
9 11 (8.66%) Scrum
10 10 (7.87%) Performance Optimisation
11 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.09%) Presales
12 7 (5.51%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.51%) OOD
13 5 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.54%) C#
2 50 (39.37%) SQL
3 47 (37.01%) JavaScript
4 38 (29.92%) Java
5 33 (25.98%) C++
5 33 (25.98%) PHP
6 21 (16.54%) VB.NET
7 15 (11.81%) C
8 11 (8.66%) PL/SQL
9 9 (7.09%) Python
10 7 (5.51%) PHP 5
10 7 (5.51%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.72%) VB
11 6 (4.72%) VB6
11 6 (4.72%) VBScript
12 4 (3.15%) Ruby
13 2 (1.57%) Go
14 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.79%) Perl
14 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (53.54%) Degree
2 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.72%) MCSD
5 2 (1.57%) HND
6 1 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Docker
2 5 (3.94%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) Google
3 7 (5.51%) Zend
4 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos
5 1 (0.79%) Netezza
5 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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