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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 145 149 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 59 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.00% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.05% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 58
Average salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £30,200
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 26 £22,250 +4.09% 6
Worcestershire +16 12 £19,000 -24.00% 2
Warwickshire -5 8 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Staffordshire -6 5 £22,500 +7.14% 5
Coventry -10 3 £21,500 -2.27% 1
Herefordshire -1 2 £19,000 -
Solihull - 2 £19,999 - 2
Brierley Hill - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 132 (70.21%) HTML
2 125 (66.49%) JavaScript
3 122 (64.89%) CSS
4 108 (57.45%) .NET
5 106 (56.38%) C#
6 90 (47.87%) jQuery
7 79 (42.02%) SQL Server
8 75 (39.89%) SQL
9 67 (35.64%) ASP.NET
10 63 (33.51%) MVC
11 53 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (27.13%) Degree
13 46 (24.47%) Microsoft
14 45 (23.94%) PHP
14 45 (23.94%) HTML5
15 43 (22.87%) CSS3
16 36 (19.15%) VB.NET
17 33 (17.55%) .NET Framework
17 33 (17.55%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (16.49%) Computer Science
19 30 (15.96%) Ajax
20 29 (15.43%) Visual Studio
21 27 (14.36%) XML
21 27 (14.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 25 (13.30%) LINQ
22 25 (13.30%) Web Services
23 24 (12.77%) OO
24 23 (12.23%) Java
24 23 (12.23%) CMS
24 23 (12.23%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (12.23%) CMS
2 12 (6.38%) Umbraco
3 10 (5.32%) WordPress
4 6 (3.19%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.13%) Drupal
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.60%) Node.js
6 3 (1.60%) JBoss
7 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (6.91%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.06%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) BIG-IP
1 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (11.70%) MySQL
3 17 (9.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (7.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.06%) OLAP
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.06%) Big Data
6 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.38%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.60%) Artifactory
4 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.60%) Hudson
4 3 (1.60%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.60%) Maven
4 3 (1.60%) Ant
4 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.60%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.06%) LSMW
General
1 16 (8.51%) Retail
2 12 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.66%) Automotive
3 5 (2.66%) Advertising
4 3 (1.60%) Marketing
4 3 (1.60%) Finance
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (70.21%) HTML
2 122 (64.89%) CSS
3 108 (57.45%) .NET
4 90 (47.87%) jQuery
5 67 (35.64%) ASP.NET
6 45 (23.94%) HTML5
7 43 (22.87%) CSS3
8 33 (17.55%) .NET Framework
9 30 (15.96%) Ajax
10 27 (14.36%) XML
10 27 (14.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (13.30%) LINQ
11 25 (13.30%) Web Services
12 15 (7.98%) JSON
13 13 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (5.32%) Sass
15 10 (5.32%) LESS
16 8 (4.26%) WCF
17 5 (2.66%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.49%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.51%) User Experience
3 10 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.26%) W3C
5 6 (3.19%) Open Source
5 6 (3.19%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.66%) Blog
7 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) New Media
9 2 (1.06%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.53%) iPhone
10 1 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.04%) Linux
2 16 (8.51%) Windows
3 8 (4.26%) UNIX
4 6 (3.19%) Android
5 5 (2.66%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (33.51%) MVC
2 53 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (12.77%) OO
5 23 (12.23%) Software Engineering
6 20 (10.64%) Scrum
6 20 (10.64%) TDD
7 19 (10.11%) Web Development
8 16 (8.51%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.51%) Web Design
9 12 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.38%) BDD
10 11 (5.85%) CRM
10 11 (5.85%) OOP
11 10 (5.32%) OOD
11 10 (5.32%) OO PHP
12 8 (4.26%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (3.72%) SEO
14 6 (3.19%) Data Modelling
14 6 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 125 (66.49%) JavaScript
2 106 (56.38%) C#
3 75 (39.89%) SQL
4 45 (23.94%) PHP
5 36 (19.15%) VB.NET
6 23 (12.23%) Java
7 18 (9.57%) T-SQL
8 16 (8.51%) C++
9 7 (3.72%) Python
10 6 (3.19%) Ruby
11 5 (2.66%) PHP5
11 5 (2.66%) C
12 4 (2.13%) VB
13 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.60%) VBScript
13 3 (1.60%) Perl
14 2 (1.06%) SAPscript
14 2 (1.06%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (1.06%) ABAP
14 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 51 (27.13%) Degree
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.53%) HND
3 1 (0.53%) MCP
3 1 (0.53%) MCSD
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (1.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.38%) Adobe
3 5 (2.66%) Zend
3 5 (2.66%) Oracle
4 4 (2.13%) BT
5 3 (1.60%) VMware
6 2 (1.06%) Apple
6 2 (1.06%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.53%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent bens (details attached)
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: 35000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum + Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago