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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 108 125 164
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 128 80 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.23% 1.54% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.61% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 77 39
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
5474 4973 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.18% 95.67% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4702 4246 3804
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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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 +17 45 £22,500 -10.00% 6
Warwickshire -11 27 £25,000 +25.00% 3
Staffordshire -6 20 £25,750 +25.60%
Worcestershire +1 18 £21,250 +6.25%
Solihull - 6 £31,250 -
Coventry - 5 £27,500 -
Herefordshire - 4 £21,500 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 140 (61.14%) HTML
2 133 (58.08%) CSS
3 124 (54.15%) JavaScript
4 117 (51.09%) C#
4 117 (51.09%) .NET
5 109 (47.60%) jQuery
6 90 (39.30%) SQL Server
7 77 (33.62%) SQL
8 69 (30.13%) ASP.NET
9 61 (26.64%) Degree
10 55 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (23.14%) Microsoft
11 53 (23.14%) MVC
12 49 (21.40%) CSS3
13 48 (20.96%) HTML5
13 48 (20.96%) PHP
14 37 (16.16%) Responsive Web Design
15 36 (15.72%) CMS
16 34 (14.85%) Web Services
16 34 (14.85%) CRM
17 33 (14.41%) .NET Framework
18 32 (13.97%) Ajax
19 31 (13.54%) VB.NET
20 30 (13.10%) Web Development
21 29 (12.66%) Dynamics CRM
22 28 (12.23%) Software Engineering
22 28 (12.23%) XML
23 27 (11.79%) Photoshop
24 26 (11.35%) Computer Science
24 26 (11.35%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 36 (15.72%) CMS
2 25 (10.92%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.42%) WordPress
4 15 (6.55%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.62%) Node.js
6 6 (2.62%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.87%) Drupal
7 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) Apache
8 1 (0.44%) FileNet
Applications
1 27 (11.79%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (12.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.68%) Magento
3 6 (2.62%) SAP R/3
3 6 (2.62%) SAP FI
4 5 (2.18%) WebTrends
5 4 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.87%) GitHub
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) DNS
2 2 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (39.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (9.17%) MySQL
4 10 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.62%) SAP BW
7 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.75%) Big Data
9 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.87%) OLAP
10 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.44%) Informix
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (8.30%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.49%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.62%) LSMW
5 5 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.18%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.31%) Subversion
7 1 (0.44%) PVCS
General
1 17 (7.42%) Retail
2 15 (6.55%) Finance
3 7 (3.06%) Advertising
4 6 (2.62%) Marketing
5 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.31%) Games
6 3 (1.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (61.14%) HTML
2 133 (58.08%) CSS
3 117 (51.09%) .NET
4 109 (47.60%) jQuery
5 69 (30.13%) ASP.NET
6 49 (21.40%) CSS3
7 48 (20.96%) HTML5
8 34 (14.85%) Web Services
9 33 (14.41%) .NET Framework
10 32 (13.97%) Ajax
11 28 (12.23%) XML
12 26 (11.35%) Sass
13 22 (9.61%) LESS
14 20 (8.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (7.42%) LINQ
16 14 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (3.49%) Hibernate
17 8 (3.49%) Spring
18 7 (3.06%) Zend Framework
18 7 (3.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.30%) User Experience
3 14 (6.11%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.80%) Open Source
4 11 (4.80%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.49%) W3C
6 6 (2.62%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.18%) Blog
8 4 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.87%) Social Media
9 2 (0.87%) New Media
9 2 (0.87%) SCADA
9 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
10 1 (0.44%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.44%) Physics
10 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.80%) Windows
2 10 (4.37%) Linux
3 5 (2.18%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.75%) UNIX
5 3 (1.31%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.31%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.14%) MVC
3 37 (16.16%) Responsive Web Design
4 34 (14.85%) CRM
5 30 (13.10%) Web Development
6 28 (12.23%) Software Engineering
7 24 (10.48%) Web Design
8 20 (8.73%) OO
9 17 (7.42%) Unit Testing
10 15 (6.55%) SEO
11 13 (5.68%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.80%) Scrum
12 11 (4.80%) TDD
13 10 (4.37%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.37%) Analytics
14 9 (3.93%) OO PHP
14 9 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (3.93%) OOP
15 8 (3.49%) Web Accessibility
16 7 (3.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 124 (54.15%) JavaScript
2 117 (51.09%) C#
3 77 (33.62%) SQL
4 48 (20.96%) PHP
5 31 (13.54%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.30%) Java
7 17 (7.42%) C++
8 15 (6.55%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.62%) ABAP
9 6 (2.62%) SAPscript
9 6 (2.62%) Ruby
10 5 (2.18%) VB
11 4 (1.75%) Python
12 3 (1.31%) PHP5
13 2 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.87%) VBA
14 1 (0.44%) VB6
14 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (26.64%) Degree
2 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.31%) MCSD
4 1 (0.44%) HND
4 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 53 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.61%) Adobe
3 7 (3.06%) Zend
4 6 (2.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.18%) Google
5 5 (2.18%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.31%) Cognos
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle
8 1 (0.44%) IBM
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) Sage
8 1 (0.44%) BT
8 1 (0.44%) Kofax
8 1 (0.44%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
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