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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 135 152 137
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 80 37 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 0.88% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.93% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 29 60
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £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
4842 3960 4544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4172 3223 3896
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +6 31 £25,000 -9.09% 8
Worcestershire +10 25 £22,000 -12.00% 4
Warwickshire -13 7 £21,500 +7.50% 7
Staffordshire -7 5 £32,500 +54.76% 4
Coventry -20 5 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Solihull - 3 £27,500 -
Herefordshire -6 2 £19,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (69.84%) HTML
2 128 (67.72%) JavaScript
3 119 (62.96%) CSS
4 115 (60.85%) .NET
5 110 (58.20%) C#
6 86 (45.50%) jQuery
7 85 (44.97%) SQL
8 78 (41.27%) SQL Server
9 72 (38.10%) ASP.NET
9 72 (38.10%) MVC
10 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (26.46%) Microsoft
12 49 (25.93%) PHP
12 49 (25.93%) Degree
13 40 (21.16%) VB.NET
14 37 (19.58%) .NET Framework
15 34 (17.99%) Computer Science
15 34 (17.99%) HTML5
15 34 (17.99%) Visual Studio
16 32 (16.93%) CSS3
17 30 (15.87%) OO
18 29 (15.34%) XML
18 29 (15.34%) Ajax
19 27 (14.29%) Java
20 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
20 26 (13.76%) Web Services
20 26 (13.76%) MySQL
21 25 (13.23%) TDD
21 25 (13.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 24 (12.70%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (7.94%) CMS
2 10 (5.29%) WordPress
3 7 (3.70%) Node.js
4 5 (2.65%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.12%) Drupal
5 4 (2.12%) IIS
6 3 (1.59%) JBoss
6 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.06%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Magento
2 6 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.12%) SSL
2 3 (1.59%) Intranet
2 3 (1.59%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.53%) LAN
3 1 (0.53%) WAN
3 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) MySQL
3 22 (11.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (8.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.12%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.06%) OLAP
10 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (17.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.35%) ReSharper
4 9 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.59%) Ant
5 3 (1.59%) Maven
5 3 (1.59%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.59%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.59%) Hudson
5 3 (1.59%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.06%) LSMW
6 2 (1.06%) Subversion
6 2 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 14 (7.41%) Retail
2 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.65%) Automotive
4 4 (2.12%) Advertising
4 4 (2.12%) Games
4 4 (2.12%) Back Office
4 4 (2.12%) Marketing
5 2 (1.06%) Electronics
5 2 (1.06%) Finance
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (69.84%) HTML
2 119 (62.96%) CSS
3 115 (60.85%) .NET
4 86 (45.50%) jQuery
5 72 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 37 (19.58%) .NET Framework
7 34 (17.99%) HTML5
8 32 (16.93%) CSS3
9 29 (15.34%) Ajax
9 29 (15.34%) XML
10 26 (13.76%) Web Services
11 25 (13.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (12.70%) LINQ
13 17 (8.99%) JSON
13 17 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (7.94%) WCF
15 12 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (2.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.99%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.52%) User Experience
3 12 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.29%) W3C
5 6 (3.17%) Open Source
6 5 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.65%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.65%) Blog
7 3 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.06%) New Media
8 2 (1.06%) Robotics
8 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.52%) Linux
2 17 (8.99%) Windows
3 9 (4.76%) Android
4 8 (4.23%) UNIX
5 5 (2.65%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.10%) MVC
2 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.87%) OO
4 25 (13.23%) TDD
5 24 (12.70%) Web Development
6 23 (12.17%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (10.05%) Scrum
8 16 (8.47%) BDD
9 14 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 14 (7.41%) OOD
9 14 (7.41%) OOP
10 12 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.82%) SEO
12 10 (5.29%) OO PHP
13 9 (4.76%) Analytics
14 8 (4.23%) Web Design
14 8 (4.23%) CRM
14 8 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.17%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 128 (67.72%) JavaScript
2 110 (58.20%) C#
3 85 (44.97%) SQL
4 49 (25.93%) PHP
5 40 (21.16%) VB.NET
6 27 (14.29%) Java
7 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
8 16 (8.47%) VB
9 15 (7.94%) C++
10 10 (5.29%) Ruby
11 8 (4.23%) C
11 8 (4.23%) Python
12 7 (3.70%) VBScript
13 5 (2.65%) PHP5
14 3 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.59%) Perl
15 2 (1.06%) ABAP
15 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.06%) SAPscript
15 2 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 49 (25.93%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.70%) VCP4
4 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
4 1 (0.53%) MCSD
System Software
1 3 (1.59%) vSphere
1 3 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (26.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle
3 5 (2.65%) BT
3 5 (2.65%) Adobe
3 5 (2.65%) Zend
4 4 (2.12%) Google
5 3 (1.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
6 2 (1.06%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.06%) Apple
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) Ektron
7 1 (0.53%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
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