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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 99 148 161
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 129 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.33% 1.21% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.27% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 116 62 41
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
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
5296 5183 4666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.53% 95.10% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 4415 3983
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 +35 56 £22,500 -10.00% 6
Worcestershire +4 17 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Warwickshire -6 17 £25,000 - 1
Staffordshire -9 12 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Solihull - 9 £32,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 7 £24,875 -
Coventry -8 3 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 113 (54.85%) C#
2 111 (53.88%) .NET
3 110 (53.40%) HTML
4 106 (51.46%) CSS
5 95 (46.12%) JavaScript
6 91 (44.17%) jQuery
7 85 (41.26%) SQL Server
8 69 (33.50%) SQL
9 65 (31.55%) ASP.NET
10 62 (30.10%) Degree
11 54 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
13 41 (19.90%) MVC
14 40 (19.42%) CSS3
15 39 (18.93%) HTML5
16 38 (18.45%) CRM
17 37 (17.96%) Web Services
17 37 (17.96%) PHP
18 33 (16.02%) CMS
19 31 (15.05%) Dynamics CRM
20 30 (14.56%) .NET Framework
21 29 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
21 29 (14.08%) XML
22 27 (13.11%) Photoshop
23 26 (12.62%) Sass
23 26 (12.62%) Umbraco
23 26 (12.62%) Web Development
23 26 (12.62%) Software Engineering
24 24 (11.65%) Ajax
24 24 (11.65%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 33 (16.02%) CMS
2 26 (12.62%) Umbraco
3 19 (9.22%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.80%) WordPress
5 8 (3.88%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.43%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.94%) Node.js
8 2 (0.97%) Apache
8 2 (0.97%) IIS
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 27 (13.11%) Photoshop
2 12 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 31 (15.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.37%) Magento
3 7 (3.40%) SAP R/3
3 7 (3.40%) SAP FI
4 5 (2.43%) WebTrends
5 4 (1.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Office 365
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) DNS
2 3 (1.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (41.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (7.28%) MySQL
4 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.40%) SAP BW
5 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.94%) Big Data
6 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.46%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.49%) OLAP
9 1 (0.49%) Informix
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.83%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.88%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.40%) LSMW
5 5 (2.43%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.46%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) PVCS
General
1 15 (7.28%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Retail
3 7 (3.40%) Advertising
4 5 (2.43%) Marketing
5 4 (1.94%) Games
6 3 (1.46%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (53.88%) .NET
2 110 (53.40%) HTML
3 106 (51.46%) CSS
4 91 (44.17%) jQuery
5 65 (31.55%) ASP.NET
6 40 (19.42%) CSS3
7 39 (18.93%) HTML5
8 37 (17.96%) Web Services
9 30 (14.56%) .NET Framework
10 29 (14.08%) XML
11 26 (12.62%) Sass
12 24 (11.65%) Ajax
13 22 (10.68%) LESS
14 11 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (4.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (4.85%) LINQ
16 8 (3.88%) Hibernate
16 8 (3.88%) Spring
17 7 (3.40%) SAP Smart Forms
17 7 (3.40%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.80%) User Experience
3 12 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.88%) Open Source
5 5 (2.43%) W3C
6 4 (1.94%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.94%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.46%) Blog
8 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.97%) Social Media
8 2 (0.97%) SCADA
9 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.49%) Physics
9 1 (0.49%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.49%) New Media
9 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.80%) Windows
2 6 (2.91%) Linux
3 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.46%) Android
3 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.90%) MVC
3 38 (18.45%) CRM
4 29 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 26 (12.62%) Web Development
5 26 (12.62%) Software Engineering
6 24 (11.65%) Web Design
7 15 (7.28%) OO
8 14 (6.80%) OOP
8 14 (6.80%) Unit Testing
9 13 (6.31%) SEO
10 12 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.83%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.37%) TDD
12 8 (3.88%) Analytics
13 7 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.40%) Workflow
14 5 (2.43%) Mentoring
14 5 (2.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (54.85%) C#
2 95 (46.12%) JavaScript
3 69 (33.50%) SQL
4 37 (17.96%) PHP
5 24 (11.65%) Java
5 24 (11.65%) VB.NET
6 22 (10.68%) C++
7 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.40%) ABAP
8 7 (3.40%) SAPscript
9 4 (1.94%) VB
9 4 (1.94%) Ruby
10 3 (1.46%) PHP5
10 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.46%) Python
11 2 (0.97%) VB6
11 2 (0.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) C
12 1 (0.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (30.10%) Degree
2 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.97%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
1 3 (1.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.68%) Adobe
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle
3 7 (3.40%) SAP
4 6 (2.91%) Google
5 5 (2.43%) Zend
5 5 (2.43%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.46%) Cognos
7 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.49%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Apple
7 1 (0.49%) Sage
7 1 (0.49%) Citrix
7 1 (0.49%) Kofax
7 1 (0.49%) BT
7 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago