The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 142 118 137
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 58 85 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 1.67% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.76% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 52 83 52
Average salary £22,250 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £16,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,950
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4762 4843 4456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.32% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 4053 3851
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Junior Developer
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +19 18 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Staffordshire -4 15 £20,000 +25.00% 3
Coventry +14 8 £28,000 +16.66% 1
Birmingham -19 7 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Solihull -12 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Worcestershire -4 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Herefordshire -8 2 - -
Walsall -4 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 63 (58.88%) .NET
2 55 (51.40%) C#
3 52 (48.60%) jQuery
4 51 (47.66%) HTML
5 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
5 47 (43.93%) CSS
6 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
7 39 (36.45%) Degree
8 38 (35.51%) PHP
9 37 (34.58%) ASP.NET
10 34 (31.78%) SQL
11 33 (30.84%) OOP
12 25 (23.36%) C++
13 24 (22.43%) .NET Framework
14 23 (21.50%) Git (software)
15 21 (19.63%) Symfony
15 21 (19.63%) Java
15 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (16.82%) TDD
16 18 (16.82%) MySQL
16 18 (16.82%) VB.NET
16 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
17 17 (15.89%) Automated Testing
18 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (14.95%) HTML5
18 16 (14.95%) T-SQL
18 16 (14.95%) MVC
19 15 (14.02%) Web Services
19 15 (14.02%) SOAP
19 15 (14.02%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.74%) Node.js
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
2 3 (2.80%) SAS
2 3 (2.80%) CMS
2 3 (2.80%) Drupal
3 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.80%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.80%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.87%) Magento
4 1 (0.93%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (3.74%) ElastiCache
2 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Intranet
2 3 (2.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.82%) MySQL
3 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.74%) OLTP
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (2.80%) QlikView
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.80%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.80%) OLAP
7 2 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.02%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.80%) InstallShield
4 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.87%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) MSTest
6 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.93%) Moq
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) LSMW
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.61%) Games
2 5 (4.67%) Marketing
3 4 (3.74%) Finance
4 3 (2.80%) Billing
5 2 (1.87%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Advertising
5 2 (1.87%) Military
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (58.88%) .NET
2 52 (48.60%) jQuery
3 51 (47.66%) HTML
4 47 (43.93%) CSS
5 37 (34.58%) ASP.NET
6 24 (22.43%) .NET Framework
7 21 (19.63%) Symfony
8 16 (14.95%) HTML5
9 15 (14.02%) SOAP
9 15 (14.02%) Web Services
9 15 (14.02%) REST
10 13 (12.15%) XML
11 10 (9.35%) CSS3
12 9 (8.41%) Ajax
13 7 (6.54%) WPF
14 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
14 6 (5.61%) WinForms
14 6 (5.61%) XSLT
15 4 (3.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (2.80%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.41%) Social Media
3 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.80%) NHS
4 3 (2.80%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.87%) Physics
6 1 (0.93%) Xbox
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Windows
2 10 (9.35%) Linux
3 9 (8.41%) Android
3 9 (8.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) OOP
2 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.82%) TDD
4 17 (15.89%) Automated Testing
5 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.95%) MVC
6 15 (14.02%) OO
6 15 (14.02%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.28%) Data Modelling
8 9 (8.41%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.48%) Web Development
10 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.54%) CRM
11 5 (4.67%) Migration
11 5 (4.67%) Content Management
11 5 (4.67%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.74%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.40%) C#
2 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
3 38 (35.51%) PHP
4 34 (31.78%) SQL
5 25 (23.36%) C++
6 21 (19.63%) Java
7 18 (16.82%) VB.NET
8 16 (14.95%) T-SQL
9 12 (11.21%) PHP5
10 7 (6.54%) VB
11 4 (3.74%) C
12 3 (2.80%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (2.80%) ActionScript
12 3 (2.80%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.93%) ABAP
14 1 (0.93%) VB6
14 1 (0.93%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 39 (36.45%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.80%) IBM Certification
3 2 (1.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Adobe
4 4 (3.74%) SAP
5 3 (2.80%) Cognos
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) Macromedia
5 3 (2.80%) Apple
5 3 (2.80%) VMware
5 3 (2.80%) Google
6 2 (1.87%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.93%) Sage
7 1 (0.93%) Sony
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Solihull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Learn Dynamics CRM
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 26 days ago