Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 163 147
Rank change year-on-year +32 -16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 66 61 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.72% 1.28% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.33% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 44
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.91% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Graduate Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Birmingham

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Birmingham

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Birmingham

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Graduate Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 58 (87.88%) C#
2 53 (80.30%) Java
3 35 (53.03%) .NET
4 32 (48.48%) C++
5 30 (45.45%) Degree
6 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
7 24 (36.36%) Python
7 24 (36.36%) OOP
8 23 (34.85%) Marketing
9 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (30.30%) TDD
10 20 (30.30%) MVC
10 20 (30.30%) Linux
10 20 (30.30%) J2EE
10 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (30.30%) BDD
11 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
12 7 (10.61%) Physics
12 7 (10.61%) XML
12 7 (10.61%) CAD
12 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.61%) C
12 7 (10.61%) Perl
13 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
14 5 (7.58%) OO
14 5 (7.58%) XAML
14 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
14 5 (7.58%) ReactiveX
14 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SSDT
3 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 23 (34.85%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) .NET
2 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (30.30%) J2EE
4 7 (10.61%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) Akka
5 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (7.58%) Reactive Extensions
5 5 (7.58%) ReactiveX
5 5 (7.58%) SignalR
5 5 (7.58%) Task Parallel Library
5 5 (7.58%) WPF
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
1 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) OOP
2 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) BDD
3 20 (30.30%) MVC
3 20 (30.30%) TDD
4 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.61%) CAD
5 7 (10.61%) Physics
6 5 (7.58%) Functional Programming
6 5 (7.58%) MVVM
6 5 (7.58%) OO
6 5 (7.58%) SOLID
7 3 (4.55%) B2C
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.55%) User Stories
7 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) Telematics
8 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 58 (87.88%) C#
2 53 (80.30%) Java
3 32 (48.48%) C++
4 24 (36.36%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) C
5 7 (10.61%) Perl
6 5 (7.58%) F#
6 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) XAML
7 3 (4.55%) SQL
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.55%) Greenplum
3 3 (4.55%) TIBCO