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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 106 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 110 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.04% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.10% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 98 54 43
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
5203 5169 4550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.72% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4390 3890
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Birmingham +33 47 £22,750 -9.00% 4
Warwickshire +5 14 £22,500 -10.00%
Worcestershire 0 11 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Staffordshire -12 11 £24,250 +7.77% 1
Solihull +4 8 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Herefordshire - 7 £24,875 - 1
Coventry +3 4 £26,750 +18.88% 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 103 (55.98%) .NET
2 100 (54.35%) C#
3 84 (45.65%) HTML
4 81 (44.02%) CSS
5 79 (42.93%) jQuery
6 75 (40.76%) SQL Server
7 74 (40.22%) JavaScript
8 60 (32.61%) SQL
9 57 (30.98%) Degree
10 56 (30.43%) ASP.NET
11 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 36 (19.57%) CRM
13 35 (19.02%) Web Services
14 33 (17.93%) PHP
15 31 (16.85%) CSS3
16 30 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (15.76%) MVC
17 29 (15.76%) HTML5
17 29 (15.76%) Dynamics CRM
18 28 (15.22%) .NET Framework
19 27 (14.67%) CMS
20 25 (13.59%) Java
20 25 (13.59%) XML
21 24 (13.04%) Photoshop
21 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
22 23 (12.50%) Umbraco
22 23 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
22 23 (12.50%) Sass
22 23 (12.50%) C++
23 21 (11.41%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 27 (14.67%) CMS
2 23 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 19 (10.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.98%) WordPress
5 8 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.80%) Node.js
7 5 (2.72%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.09%) IIS
8 2 (1.09%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) FileNet
Applications
1 24 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (15.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.80%) SAP R/3
2 7 (3.80%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.26%) Magento
4 5 (2.72%) WebTrends
5 4 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Amazon S3
1 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (2.17%) ElastiCache
1 4 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) DNS
2 2 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (40.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.15%) MySQL
4 7 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.80%) SAP BW
5 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.17%) Big Data
7 4 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.63%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.54%) Informix
10 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.80%) LSMW
4 7 (3.80%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.54%) PVCS
General
1 15 (8.15%) Finance
2 11 (5.98%) Retail
3 7 (3.80%) Advertising
4 6 (3.26%) Games
5 5 (2.72%) Marketing
6 3 (1.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (55.98%) .NET
2 84 (45.65%) HTML
3 81 (44.02%) CSS
4 79 (42.93%) jQuery
5 56 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 35 (19.02%) Web Services
7 31 (16.85%) CSS3
8 29 (15.76%) HTML5
9 28 (15.22%) .NET Framework
10 25 (13.59%) XML
11 23 (12.50%) Sass
12 20 (10.87%) Ajax
13 19 (10.33%) LESS
14 9 (4.89%) LINQ
14 9 (4.89%) Hibernate
15 8 (4.35%) SOAP
15 8 (4.35%) Spring
16 7 (3.80%) Symfony
16 7 (3.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (3.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.41%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.26%) Social Media
4 5 (2.72%) Open Source
5 4 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (1.63%) W3C
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) SCADA
8 1 (0.54%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.52%) Windows
2 7 (3.80%) Linux
3 6 (3.26%) Android
4 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) CRM
2 30 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.76%) MVC
4 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 23 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (10.87%) Web Design
7 18 (9.78%) Web Development
8 14 (7.61%) SEO
8 14 (7.61%) OOP
9 11 (5.98%) OO
9 11 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.43%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.43%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.43%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.35%) TDD
12 7 (3.80%) Workflow
12 7 (3.80%) Automated Testing
13 6 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (2.72%) Pay per click
14 5 (2.72%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 100 (54.35%) C#
2 74 (40.22%) JavaScript
3 60 (32.61%) SQL
4 33 (17.93%) PHP
5 25 (13.59%) Java
6 23 (12.50%) C++
7 17 (9.24%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.80%) ABAP
9 7 (3.80%) SAPscript
10 3 (1.63%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.63%) PHP5
10 3 (1.63%) VB
10 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.09%) VB6
11 2 (1.09%) VBA
12 1 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (30.98%) Degree
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) MCSD
5 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) SLA
1 3 (1.63%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.33%) Adobe
3 8 (4.35%) Google
4 7 (3.80%) Oracle
4 7 (3.80%) SAP
5 5 (2.72%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.63%) Cognos
6 3 (1.63%) Apple
7 2 (1.09%) Zend
8 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.54%) Citrix
8 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.54%) Sage
8 1 (0.54%) BT
8 1 (0.54%) Kofax
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
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