The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 106 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 38 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.06% 1.31% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.37% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 35
Median salary £24,250 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.73% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £27,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

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 1787 2266 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.91% 95.53% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1751 1432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 47 (71.21%) C#
2 39 (59.09%) .NET
2 39 (59.09%) Degree
3 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (48.48%) CSS
5 30 (45.45%) HTML
6 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 27 (40.91%) MVC
7 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (33.33%) Java
10 20 (30.30%) Python
11 19 (28.79%) Linux
11 19 (28.79%) TDD
11 19 (28.79%) Marketing
12 18 (27.27%) J2EE
12 18 (27.27%) BDD
13 14 (21.21%) jQuery
13 14 (21.21%) PHP
13 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.67%) SQL
14 11 (16.67%) Web Development
14 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
16 8 (12.12%) MySQL
17 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
17 7 (10.61%) OO
17 7 (10.61%) Mobile Games

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 5 (7.58%) WordPress
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Drupal
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) OpenEdge
2 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) DB2
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
4 1 (1.52%) Grunt
4 1 (1.52%) gulp
4 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (28.79%) Marketing
2 7 (10.61%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) .NET
2 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 30 (45.45%) HTML
5 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (27.27%) J2EE
7 14 (21.21%) jQuery
8 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.61%) CSS3
9 7 (10.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 6 (9.09%) HTML5
11 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.55%) LESS
12 3 (4.55%) Sass
12 3 (4.55%) WPF
12 3 (4.55%) XML
13 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (3.03%) JSON
13 2 (3.03%) Node.js
13 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.61%) Mobile Games
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.03%) mHealth
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) MVC
2 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.79%) TDD
4 18 (27.27%) BDD
5 11 (16.67%) Web Development
6 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.61%) Game Development
7 7 (10.61%) OO
8 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) OOP
8 5 (7.58%) SDLC
9 4 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 4 (6.06%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.55%) SOLID
11 2 (3.03%) Android Development
11 2 (3.03%) Content Management
11 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) C#
2 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 22 (33.33%) Java
4 20 (30.30%) Python
5 14 (21.21%) PHP
6 11 (16.67%) SQL
7 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.52%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (59.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) Zend
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