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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 137 108 151
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 91 106 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.60% 1.97% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.07% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 86 95 54
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 25 £25,000 +11.11% 5
Warwickshire +5 22 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Coventry +1 13 £22,500 -15.88% 1
Solihull +13 12 £24,500 -24.61% 2
Staffordshire +4 8 £22,500 -7.21% 4
Worcestershire -4 5 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Herefordshire 0 3 £21,500 -13.56% 1
Dudley - 3 £25,000 -
Halesowen - 2 £23,750 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 117 (67.63%) .NET
2 113 (65.32%) C#
3 106 (61.27%) HTML
3 106 (61.27%) JavaScript
4 91 (52.60%) CSS
5 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
6 75 (43.35%) MVC
7 73 (42.20%) SQL Server
8 61 (35.26%) SQL
9 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
9 57 (32.95%) jQuery
10 49 (28.32%) Degree
11 41 (23.70%) .NET Framework
11 41 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (22.54%) Visual Studio
13 36 (20.81%) VB.NET
14 32 (18.50%) XML
14 32 (18.50%) Computer Science
15 30 (17.34%) Git (software)
16 29 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
18 26 (15.03%) TDD
18 26 (15.03%) PHP
18 26 (15.03%) HTML5
19 25 (14.45%) Java
20 24 (13.87%) MySQL
21 23 (13.29%) C++
22 22 (12.72%) VB
23 21 (12.14%) Web Development
24 20 (11.56%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (9.83%) Node.js
2 8 (4.62%) IIS
3 5 (2.89%) Apache
3 5 (2.89%) CMS
4 3 (1.73%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.73%) WordPress
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Google Analytics
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) SSL
2 6 (3.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (42.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.87%) MySQL
3 14 (8.09%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.16%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (22.54%) Visual Studio
2 30 (17.34%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.25%) Subversion
4 8 (4.62%) NUnit
5 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.31%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.73%) MSTest
7 3 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.73%) Moq
7 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.58%) WebStorm
9 1 (0.58%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.58%) JUnit
9 1 (0.58%) Mocha
General
1 13 (7.51%) Games
2 12 (6.94%) Finance
3 7 (4.05%) Back Office
4 4 (2.31%) Marketing
5 3 (1.73%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (67.63%) .NET
2 106 (61.27%) HTML
3 91 (52.60%) CSS
4 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
5 57 (32.95%) jQuery
6 41 (23.70%) .NET Framework
7 32 (18.50%) XML
8 29 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (15.03%) HTML5
10 20 (11.56%) WCF
11 19 (10.98%) AngularJS
12 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (8.67%) CSS3
13 15 (8.67%) Web Services
14 14 (8.09%) Entity Framework
14 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (7.51%) RESTful
16 12 (6.94%) Ajax
17 11 (6.36%) LINQ
17 11 (6.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.51%) User Experience
3 8 (4.62%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.05%) W3C
5 5 (2.89%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.73%) Robotics
6 3 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.16%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Blog
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.40%) Linux
2 8 (4.62%) Windows
3 4 (2.31%) UNIX
4 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.35%) MVC
2 41 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 26 (15.03%) TDD
5 21 (12.14%) Web Development
6 20 (11.56%) OO
6 20 (11.56%) Web Application Development
7 19 (10.98%) OOP
8 15 (8.67%) BDD
9 10 (5.78%) Analytics
9 10 (5.78%) SEO
9 10 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.20%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.20%) Scrum
11 7 (4.05%) Change Control
11 7 (4.05%) Pay per click
12 6 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (3.47%) OOD
13 5 (2.89%) Time Management
13 5 (2.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 113 (65.32%) C#
2 106 (61.27%) JavaScript
3 61 (35.26%) SQL
4 36 (20.81%) VB.NET
5 26 (15.03%) PHP
6 25 (14.45%) Java
7 23 (13.29%) C++
8 22 (12.72%) VB
9 20 (11.56%) T-SQL
10 11 (6.36%) Ruby
11 9 (5.20%) VBScript
11 9 (5.20%) C
12 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.31%) Python
14 2 (1.16%) PHP5
14 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.16%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.58%) R
15 1 (0.58%) CFML
15 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (28.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.73%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.78%) Google
3 9 (5.20%) Oracle
4 4 (2.31%) Zend
5 3 (1.73%) Adobe
6 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwick
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE + certifications!
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training! Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Training + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 25k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Ross-On-Wye
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago