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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 129 143 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 88 72 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.39% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.46% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 69
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £20,000 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £32,000
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
5030 4924 4811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.10% 95.04% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4160 3991
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +5 33 £25,000 -2.91% 8
Worcestershire +9 11 £25,000 +28.20% 2
Coventry -9 11 £23,500 -9.61%
Solihull +12 9 £24,000 -31.42%
Staffordshire 0 8 £22,500 +2.27% 1
Warwickshire -19 8 £24,500 -10.90% 1
Bilston - 2 £28,000 -
Halesowen - 2 £25,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £28,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (72.67%) .NET
2 115 (71.43%) C#
3 107 (66.46%) HTML
4 102 (63.35%) JavaScript
5 90 (55.90%) CSS
6 78 (48.45%) ASP.NET
7 75 (46.58%) MVC
8 70 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 66 (40.99%) jQuery
10 65 (40.37%) SQL
10 65 (40.37%) Microsoft
11 51 (31.68%) Degree
12 46 (28.57%) Computer Science
13 44 (27.33%) VB.NET
14 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (25.47%) Visual Studio
16 40 (24.84%) XML
17 37 (22.98%) PHP
18 35 (21.74%) VB
19 34 (21.12%) .NET Framework
20 28 (17.39%) Java
21 27 (16.77%) T-SQL
21 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
21 27 (16.77%) WCF
22 26 (16.15%) OO
23 24 (14.91%) MySQL
23 24 (14.91%) TDD
24 23 (14.29%) Web Services
25 21 (13.04%) C++
25 21 (13.04%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (7.45%) Node.js
2 11 (6.83%) IIS
3 6 (3.73%) CMS
4 5 (3.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.86%) JBoss
5 3 (1.86%) WordPress
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.24%) Drupal
6 2 (1.24%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.24%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.83%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) SSL
2 3 (1.86%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
3 1 (0.62%) Extranet
3 1 (0.62%) LAN
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.91%) MySQL
3 20 (12.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.83%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.83%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (25.47%) Visual Studio
2 21 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.59%) NUnit
5 7 (4.35%) Subversion
6 3 (1.86%) Maven
6 3 (1.86%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.86%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.86%) MSTest
6 3 (1.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.86%) Moq
6 3 (1.86%) Hudson
6 3 (1.86%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.86%) Ant
7 2 (1.24%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.24%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (6.83%) Back Office
2 6 (3.73%) Games
3 5 (3.11%) Retail
3 5 (3.11%) Marketing
3 5 (3.11%) Electronics
4 4 (2.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.24%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Finance
6 1 (0.62%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (72.67%) .NET
2 107 (66.46%) HTML
3 90 (55.90%) CSS
4 78 (48.45%) ASP.NET
5 66 (40.99%) jQuery
6 40 (24.84%) XML
7 34 (21.12%) .NET Framework
8 27 (16.77%) WCF
9 23 (14.29%) Web Services
10 21 (13.04%) HTML5
11 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (10.56%) LINQ
12 17 (10.56%) CSS3
13 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (7.45%) Entity Framework
15 12 (7.45%) Ajax
16 11 (6.83%) XHTML
17 10 (6.21%) RESTful
18 9 (5.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.70%) User Experience
3 11 (6.83%) W3C
4 8 (4.97%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.11%) Robotics
7 3 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.24%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.62%) Social Media
9 1 (0.62%) Physics
9 1 (0.62%) Blog
9 1 (0.62%) FMCG
9 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.94%) Windows
1 16 (9.94%) Linux
2 9 (5.59%) Android
3 4 (2.48%) UNIX
4 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.58%) MVC
2 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
4 26 (16.15%) OO
5 24 (14.91%) TDD
6 18 (11.18%) Web Development
7 17 (10.56%) Web Application Development
8 16 (9.94%) SEO
9 15 (9.32%) OOP
10 13 (8.07%) BDD
10 13 (8.07%) Analytics
11 12 (7.45%) OOD
12 11 (6.83%) Pay per click
12 11 (6.83%) Change Control
13 10 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.59%) Mobile Development
15 8 (4.97%) Scrum
16 6 (3.73%) Software Testing
16 6 (3.73%) E-Commerce
17 4 (2.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (71.43%) C#
2 102 (63.35%) JavaScript
3 65 (40.37%) SQL
4 44 (27.33%) VB.NET
5 37 (22.98%) PHP
6 35 (21.74%) VB
7 28 (17.39%) Java
8 27 (16.77%) T-SQL
9 21 (13.04%) C++
10 17 (10.56%) C
11 15 (9.32%) VBScript
12 9 (5.59%) Ruby
13 7 (4.35%) Python
14 5 (3.11%) PHP5
14 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.86%) Perl
16 2 (1.24%) Delphi
16 2 (1.24%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (1.24%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (31.68%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.86%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) vSphere
1 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (40.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.45%) Google
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle
4 5 (3.11%) BT
4 5 (3.11%) Adobe
5 4 (2.48%) Zend
6 3 (1.86%) VMware
7 2 (1.24%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.24%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.62%) Ektron
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