The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 172 139 163
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 49 71 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 1.28% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.35% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 68 34
Average salary £22,250 £23,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% +5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,050 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5109 5255 4660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.82% 94.82% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4411 4051
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Developer
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Warwickshire +8 14 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Birmingham -7 13 £22,000 -2.22% 4
Worcestershire +2 8 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Coventry -2 3 £22,500 +12.50%
Staffordshire -20 2 £19,000 -39.68%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 £21,500 -
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 79 (69.91%) Degree
2 75 (66.37%) C#
3 71 (62.83%) .NET
4 49 (43.36%) ASP.NET
5 48 (42.48%) CSS
6 46 (40.71%) HTML
7 41 (36.28%) SQL Server
8 36 (31.86%) jQuery
9 34 (30.09%) Computer Science
10 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
10 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
11 29 (25.66%) SQL
12 25 (22.12%) OOP
13 24 (21.24%) VB.NET
14 22 (19.47%) MVC
14 22 (19.47%) Java
14 22 (19.47%) C++
15 21 (18.58%) Software Engineering
16 20 (17.70%) PHP
17 19 (16.81%) Windows
18 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
19 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (14.16%) OO
20 15 (13.27%) .NET Framework
20 15 (13.27%) Mobile App
21 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
21 14 (12.39%) XML
22 13 (11.50%) Visual Studio
22 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
22 13 (11.50%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (4.42%) Apache
1 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.54%) Node.js
2 4 (3.54%) WordPress
2 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) DNS
1 3 (2.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.42%) MySQL
3 5 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.08%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.54%) Subversion
4 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.77%) NUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) ProC
6 1 (0.88%) MSTest
6 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 6 (5.31%) Marketing
2 4 (3.54%) Finance
3 3 (2.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (62.83%) .NET
2 49 (43.36%) ASP.NET
3 48 (42.48%) CSS
4 46 (40.71%) HTML
5 36 (31.86%) jQuery
6 15 (13.27%) .NET Framework
7 14 (12.39%) XML
8 13 (11.50%) Ajax
9 12 (10.62%) Symfony
9 12 (10.62%) REST
10 11 (9.73%) CSS3
11 9 (7.96%) SOAP
12 8 (7.08%) WinForms
13 5 (4.42%) Spring
13 5 (4.42%) WPF
13 5 (4.42%) HTML5
14 4 (3.54%) Ember.js
14 4 (3.54%) Underscore.js
14 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
14 4 (3.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.27%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.08%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.42%) Open Source
5 3 (2.65%) Physics
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Windows
2 9 (7.96%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.96%) Android
3 7 (6.19%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (5.31%) Linux
5 4 (3.54%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) OOP
2 22 (19.47%) MVC
3 21 (18.58%) Software Engineering
4 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (14.16%) OO
5 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.73%) Web Development
7 10 (8.85%) TDD
8 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.08%) Automated Testing
10 5 (4.42%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.42%) CRM
10 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.54%) Time Management
11 4 (3.54%) OOD
12 3 (2.65%) Refactoring
12 3 (2.65%) Pay per click
12 3 (2.65%) SEO
12 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.65%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 75 (66.37%) C#
2 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
3 29 (25.66%) SQL
4 24 (21.24%) VB.NET
5 22 (19.47%) Java
5 22 (19.47%) C++
6 20 (17.70%) PHP
7 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.31%) VB
9 5 (4.42%) VB6
10 4 (3.54%) Python
11 2 (1.77%) C
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 79 (69.91%) Degree
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.54%) Zend
5 3 (2.65%) Google
6 2 (1.77%) Facebook
6 2 (1.77%) Twitter
6 2 (1.77%) Epicor
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