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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 149 136 160
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 64 71 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.38% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 66 37
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,000
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
5025 4883 4828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4220 4119 4018
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
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
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 22 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 31 £25,750 +17.04% 1
Warwickshire -24 7 £24,500 +22.50%
Solihull +2 6 £24,000 - 1
Staffordshire -4 3 £20,000 - 2
Worcestershire -4 3 £23,500 +17.50% 1
Coventry -10 2 £21,750 -3.33%
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 71 (72.45%) HTML
2 68 (69.39%) C#
3 66 (67.35%) JavaScript
4 62 (63.27%) .NET
5 60 (61.22%) CSS
6 55 (56.12%) Degree
7 47 (47.96%) SQL
8 36 (36.73%) VB.NET
8 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
8 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
9 34 (34.69%) Microsoft
10 30 (30.61%) SQL Server
11 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
12 26 (26.53%) jQuery
13 25 (25.51%) PHP
14 24 (24.49%) Java
14 24 (24.49%) MVC
15 21 (21.43%) Finance
16 18 (18.37%) MySQL
17 16 (16.33%) XML
18 15 (15.31%) C++
18 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
19 13 (13.27%) OO
20 12 (12.24%) Visual Studio
21 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
22 10 (10.20%) Open Source
22 10 (10.20%) Web Services
22 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
22 10 (10.20%) Internet
23 9 (9.18%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (6.12%) Apache
2 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.04%) Drupal
3 2 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.04%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.37%) MySQL
3 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.02%) SQLite
7 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) MSTest
3 1 (1.02%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.02%) Hudson
3 1 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.02%) Moq
3 1 (1.02%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.02%) NUnit
3 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.02%) Ant
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Games
3 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (72.45%) HTML
2 62 (63.27%) .NET
3 60 (61.22%) CSS
4 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
5 26 (26.53%) jQuery
6 16 (16.33%) XML
7 10 (10.20%) Web Services
8 9 (9.18%) HTML5
9 7 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.14%) CSS3
10 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.12%) WCF
10 6 (6.12%) WinForms
11 4 (4.08%) Ajax
11 4 (4.08%) WPF
11 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.04%) J2EE
12 2 (2.04%) Flash
12 2 (2.04%) LINQ
12 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.20%) Open Source
3 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.12%) Semantic Web
4 6 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.08%) iPhone
5 4 (4.08%) User Experience
5 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.08%) iPad
6 3 (3.06%) Physics
7 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.04%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.02%) Animation
8 1 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Android
4 6 (6.12%) UNIX
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
2 24 (24.49%) MVC
3 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.27%) OO
5 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.18%) Web Application Development
6 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.12%) Android Development
7 6 (6.12%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.08%) OOP
9 3 (3.06%) Mobile Development
9 3 (3.06%) Web Development
10 2 (2.04%) SEO
10 2 (2.04%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.04%) OOD
10 2 (2.04%) Web Design
10 2 (2.04%) Content Management
10 2 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (1.02%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (1.02%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (69.39%) C#
2 66 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 47 (47.96%) SQL
4 36 (36.73%) VB.NET
5 25 (25.51%) PHP
6 24 (24.49%) Java
7 15 (15.31%) C++
8 8 (8.16%) VBA
8 8 (8.16%) VB
9 7 (7.14%) C
10 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.08%) Python
11 3 (3.06%) PHP5
12 2 (2.04%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.02%) PHP4
13 1 (1.02%) Ruby
13 1 (1.02%) VBScript
13 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (56.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) PhD
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) vSphere
1 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Google
4 2 (2.04%) Adobe
4 2 (2.04%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.02%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.02%) Zend
5 1 (1.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.02%) Apple
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