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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 160 146 158
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 58 65 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.31% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.37% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 39
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
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
5105 4728 4731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.42% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4346 3959 3946
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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 +4 28 £25,000 +13.63% 4
Warwickshire -18 8 £25,000 +28.20% 1
Solihull +1 6 £24,000 -
Worcestershire -5 2 £22,000 +10.00%
Staffordshire -12 2 £20,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £22,000 -
Coventry -16 1 £21,000 -6.66% 1
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 70 (72.92%) HTML
2 64 (66.67%) C#
3 63 (65.63%) JavaScript
4 61 (63.54%) .NET
5 54 (56.25%) CSS
5 54 (56.25%) Degree
6 47 (48.96%) SQL
7 38 (39.58%) VB.NET
8 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
9 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
10 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
11 26 (27.08%) MVC
12 24 (25.00%) jQuery
13 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
13 23 (23.96%) PHP
14 22 (22.92%) Finance
15 21 (21.88%) Java
16 17 (17.71%) MySQL
17 16 (16.67%) XML
18 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
18 12 (12.50%) C++
18 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
19 11 (11.46%) OO
19 11 (11.46%) VBA
19 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
20 10 (10.42%) Web Services
21 9 (9.38%) Linux
21 9 (9.38%) Internet
21 9 (9.38%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (6.25%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.08%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.08%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) MySQL
3 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.04%) Maven
2 1 (1.04%) NUnit
2 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.04%) Ant
2 1 (1.04%) MSTest
2 1 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.04%) Moq
2 1 (1.04%) Hudson
2 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.92%) HTML
2 61 (63.54%) .NET
3 54 (56.25%) CSS
4 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
5 24 (25.00%) jQuery
6 16 (16.67%) XML
7 10 (10.42%) Web Services
8 9 (9.38%) HTML5
9 7 (7.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.29%) CSS3
10 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.21%) WCF
11 5 (5.21%) WinForms
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (4.17%) Ajax
13 2 (2.08%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (2.08%) J2EE
13 2 (2.08%) Flash
13 2 (2.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.38%) Open Source
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.25%) Semantic Web
4 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) iPhone
4 4 (4.17%) iPad
4 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.04%) Physics
7 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 7 (7.29%) UNIX
2 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) MVC
2 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
3 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (11.46%) OO
4 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.29%) Android Development
7 5 (5.21%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.13%) Web Development
8 3 (3.13%) OOP
8 3 (3.13%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.08%) Mobile Development
9 2 (2.08%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.08%) OOD
9 2 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.08%) Content Management
9 2 (2.08%) Web Design
9 2 (2.08%) SEO
10 1 (1.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (66.67%) C#
2 63 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 47 (48.96%) SQL
4 38 (39.58%) VB.NET
5 23 (23.96%) PHP
6 21 (21.88%) Java
7 12 (12.50%) C++
8 11 (11.46%) VBA
9 7 (7.29%) VB
10 5 (5.21%) C
10 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.17%) Python
12 3 (3.13%) PHP5
13 2 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (2.08%) ActionScript
13 2 (2.08%) Perl
14 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
14 1 (1.04%) PHP4
14 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) vSphere
1 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.04%) Zend
5 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
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