The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 108 142 121
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 111 58 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 1.18% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 105 52 83
Average salary £25,000 £21,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior 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
5044 4713 4767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.50% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4294 3935 3993
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the West Midlands region.

Junior Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Junior 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 Junior Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 April 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 +26 43 £25,000 +11.11% 5
Worcestershire +15 22 £25,000 - 3
Coventry -11 10 £22,000 -21.42% 3
Warwickshire -14 10 £24,500 +22.50% 3
Solihull +4 9 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Staffordshire -4 9 £22,500 +12.50% 2
Halesowen - 2 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title.

1 119 (70.83%) .NET
2 117 (69.64%) C#
3 110 (65.48%) HTML
4 105 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 97 (57.74%) CSS
6 77 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 77 (45.83%) SQL
7 75 (44.64%) SQL Server
7 75 (44.64%) MVC
8 64 (38.10%) jQuery
9 61 (36.31%) Microsoft
10 55 (32.74%) Degree
11 46 (27.38%) Computer Science
11 46 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (26.79%) Visual Studio
13 42 (25.00%) VB.NET
14 41 (24.40%) XML
15 38 (22.62%) PHP
16 37 (22.02%) .NET Framework
17 34 (20.24%) VB
18 32 (19.05%) T-SQL
19 27 (16.07%) Java
19 27 (16.07%) OO
19 27 (16.07%) Software Engineering
20 26 (15.48%) WCF
21 25 (14.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 25 (14.88%) TDD
21 25 (14.88%) MySQL
21 25 (14.88%) Web Services
22 22 (13.10%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.55%) IIS
2 10 (5.95%) Node.js
3 7 (4.17%) CMS
4 6 (3.57%) WordPress
5 3 (1.79%) JBoss
5 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.19%) Apache
6 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.19%) Drupal
6 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.19%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.79%) Magento
3 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) SSL
2 3 (1.79%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.60%) LAN
3 1 (0.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (14.88%) MySQL
3 15 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.55%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.95%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.57%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.19%) Big Data
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (26.79%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.17%) ReSharper
5 6 (3.57%) NUnit
6 5 (2.98%) Subversion
7 3 (1.79%) Maven
7 3 (1.79%) Ant
7 3 (1.79%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.79%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.79%) Hudson
7 3 (1.79%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.19%) LSMW
9 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.60%) Moq
General
1 11 (6.55%) Back Office
2 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.57%) Retail
4 5 (2.98%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Automotive
4 5 (2.98%) Electronics
4 5 (2.98%) Games
5 2 (1.19%) Finance
5 2 (1.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (70.83%) .NET
2 110 (65.48%) HTML
3 97 (57.74%) CSS
4 77 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 64 (38.10%) jQuery
6 41 (24.40%) XML
7 37 (22.02%) .NET Framework
8 26 (15.48%) WCF
9 25 (14.88%) Web Services
10 22 (13.10%) LINQ
11 21 (12.50%) HTML5
12 18 (10.71%) Ajax
13 17 (10.12%) Entity Framework
13 17 (10.12%) CSS3
14 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (7.14%) JSON
17 11 (6.55%) XHTML
18 10 (5.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.38%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.33%) User Experience
3 11 (6.55%) W3C
4 9 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.98%) Robotics
5 5 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.19%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Physics
8 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.60%) Blog
8 1 (0.60%) FMCG
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Open Source
8 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) Linux
2 18 (10.71%) Windows
3 9 (5.36%) Android
4 8 (4.76%) UNIX
5 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.64%) MVC
2 46 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.07%) Software Engineering
3 27 (16.07%) OO
4 25 (14.88%) TDD
5 18 (10.71%) Web Development
6 16 (9.52%) BDD
7 15 (8.93%) OOP
7 15 (8.93%) Web Application Development
7 15 (8.93%) Mobile Development
8 14 (8.33%) SEO
9 11 (6.55%) Scrum
9 11 (6.55%) OOD
9 11 (6.55%) Change Control
9 11 (6.55%) Pay per click
9 11 (6.55%) Analytics
10 8 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (3.57%) E-Commerce
13 5 (2.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 117 (69.64%) C#
2 105 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 77 (45.83%) SQL
4 42 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 38 (22.62%) PHP
6 34 (20.24%) VB
7 32 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 27 (16.07%) Java
9 20 (11.90%) C++
10 16 (9.52%) C
11 13 (7.74%) VBScript
12 9 (5.36%) Ruby
13 7 (4.17%) PHP5
14 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.98%) Python
15 3 (1.79%) Perl
16 2 (1.19%) Delphi
16 2 (1.19%) ABAP
16 2 (1.19%) ActionScript
16 2 (1.19%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 55 (32.74%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) MCP
3 1 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) vSphere
1 3 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (36.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.14%) Google
3 9 (5.36%) Oracle
4 5 (2.98%) BT
5 4 (2.38%) Adobe
6 3 (1.79%) VMware
7 2 (1.19%) SAP
7 2 (1.19%) Macromedia
7 2 (1.19%) Apple
7 2 (1.19%) Zend
7 2 (1.19%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.19%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) Ektron
8 1 (0.60%) Sage
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