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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 168 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 61 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 1.23% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.27% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 38
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,400 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -6 22 £26,000 +8.33% 9
Warwickshire -9 16 £25,000 -9.09%
Staffordshire +4 10 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Coventry -5 5 £22,500 +4.65% 3
Worcestershire -19 4 £20,000 -6.97%
Dudley - 2 £25,500 -
Solihull +8 1 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £24,000 - 1
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 109 (70.78%) .NET
2 95 (61.69%) C#
3 86 (55.84%) HTML
4 80 (51.95%) JavaScript
4 80 (51.95%) CSS
5 78 (50.65%) SQL
6 73 (47.40%) MVC
7 66 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 56 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 53 (34.42%) jQuery
10 43 (27.92%) Degree
11 42 (27.27%) PHP
12 41 (26.62%) Microsoft
13 36 (23.38%) Java
14 33 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (20.13%) XML
16 30 (19.48%) .NET Framework
17 29 (18.83%) Computer Science
18 26 (16.88%) OO
19 25 (16.23%) VB.NET
20 23 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (14.94%) Software Engineering
21 22 (14.29%) HTML5
21 22 (14.29%) Python
22 21 (13.64%) OOP
22 21 (13.64%) C++
22 21 (13.64%) Oracle
23 20 (12.99%) MySQL
24 19 (12.34%) Ajax
25 18 (11.69%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (7.79%) Umbraco
2 11 (7.14%) Drupal
3 7 (4.55%) Node.js
4 4 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.30%) SAS
5 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) GitHub
1 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) Network Security
2 4 (2.60%) Internet
3 3 (1.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.99%) MySQL
3 12 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.30%) OLAP
9 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.65%) OLTP
10 1 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (11.69%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.84%) Subversion
4 3 (1.95%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Mocha
6 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 14 (9.09%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Advertising
3 3 (1.95%) Legal
4 2 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (70.78%) .NET
2 86 (55.84%) HTML
3 80 (51.95%) CSS
4 66 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 53 (34.42%) jQuery
6 33 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (20.13%) XML
8 30 (19.48%) .NET Framework
9 22 (14.29%) HTML5
10 19 (12.34%) Ajax
11 18 (11.69%) AngularJS
11 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (10.39%) REST
13 15 (9.74%) CSS3
13 15 (9.74%) Web Services
14 13 (8.44%) RESTful
14 13 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (6.49%) LESS
16 8 (5.19%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.83%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.39%) User Experience
3 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.25%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.30%) CUDA
9 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.30%) EPoS
10 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Fintech
10 1 (0.65%) PDA
10 1 (0.65%) Physics
10 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.39%) Linux
2 11 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (1.95%) Unix
4 2 (1.30%) Android
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.30%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.40%) MVC
2 26 (16.88%) OO
3 23 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (14.94%) Software Engineering
4 21 (13.64%) OOP
5 17 (11.04%) Web Application Development
6 16 (10.39%) Unit Testing
7 14 (9.09%) Web Development
8 10 (6.49%) Mobile Development
9 9 (5.84%) TDD
10 8 (5.19%) BDD
10 8 (5.19%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.19%) Release Management
11 7 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (4.55%) Database Security
11 7 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.55%) OO PHP
12 6 (3.90%) OWASP
12 6 (3.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 95 (61.69%) C#
2 80 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 78 (50.65%) SQL
4 42 (27.27%) PHP
5 36 (23.38%) Java
6 25 (16.23%) VB.NET
7 22 (14.29%) Python
8 21 (13.64%) C++
9 17 (11.04%) Ruby
10 14 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 9 (5.84%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.90%) C
13 4 (2.60%) VB
14 3 (1.95%) Perl
14 3 (1.95%) VBScript
15 2 (1.30%) Go
15 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.30%) VB6
15 2 (1.30%) VBA
16 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (27.92%) Degree
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) MCSD
5 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Cygwin
1 2 (1.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 41 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) Oracle
3 8 (5.19%) Adobe
4 5 (3.25%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (0.65%) Netezza
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-33000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Solihull
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & training
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi time)
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full training, pension scheme, laptop
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Full training, Car allowance, Pension
Posted: 27 days ago