The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Junior Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 112 90
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 37 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.91% 1.20% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.25% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 34
Median salary £25,500 £23,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -7.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1870 2247 1965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.69% 96.07% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1669 1621
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Birmingham

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Junior 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 Junior Developer in the job title.

1 54 (70.13%) C#
2 41 (53.25%) .NET
3 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
3 36 (46.75%) Degree
4 35 (45.45%) CSS
5 33 (42.86%) HTML
6 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
7 30 (38.96%) MVC
8 22 (28.57%) Java
9 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (24.68%) jQuery
11 19 (24.68%) SQL
12 17 (22.08%) TDD
12 17 (22.08%) J2EE
12 17 (22.08%) Linux
12 17 (22.08%) Python
12 17 (22.08%) BDD
13 16 (20.78%) Marketing
14 15 (19.48%) Games
15 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
15 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.58%) Mobile Games
16 12 (15.58%) Web Development
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
16 12 (15.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 12 (15.58%) HTML5
16 12 (15.58%) Game Development
17 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
18 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce

Junior 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.90%) WordPress
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Drupal
2 2 (2.60%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) OpenEdge
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) ATM
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) DB2
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) Ant
2 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) JUnit
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 16 (20.78%) Marketing
2 15 (19.48%) Games
3 7 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.25%) .NET
2 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
3 35 (45.45%) CSS
4 33 (42.86%) HTML
5 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (24.68%) jQuery
7 17 (22.08%) J2EE
8 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
9 12 (15.58%) HTML5
9 12 (15.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (9.09%) CSS3
13 6 (7.79%) Sass
13 6 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (5.19%) React
14 4 (5.19%) WPF
15 3 (3.90%) Node.js
16 2 (2.60%) LINQ
16 2 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Mobile Games
2 4 (5.19%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) BBC
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Android
2 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) MVC
2 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.08%) BDD
3 17 (22.08%) TDD
4 12 (15.58%) Game Development
4 12 (15.58%) Web Development
5 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.39%) Open Source
8 5 (6.49%) OO
9 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) Mobile Development
10 3 (3.90%) CRM
10 3 (3.90%) OOP
10 3 (3.90%) SDLC
10 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.60%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (2.60%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.60%) ITIL
11 2 (2.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) C#
2 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 17 (22.08%) Python
6 9 (11.69%) PHP
6 9 (11.69%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) SAP
2 2 (2.60%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.30%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.30%) Twitter
3 1 (1.30%) Zend
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