Period
to 7 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

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

Junior Developer
England > Midlands
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 165 162
Rank change year-on-year -44 -3 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 122 59 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.14% 1.23% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.29% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112 51 191
10th Percentile £21,550 £20,750 £20,250
25th Percentile £22,750 £21,750 £21,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,250 £25,000 £25,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.00% - -
75th Percentile £40,000 £30,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 9,988 4,575 10,756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 95.41% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7,481 3,765 9,043
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,607 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Junior Developer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Junior Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the Midlands

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -18 102 £30,000 +12.15% 18
East Midlands -78 20 £27,500 +10.00% 8
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, Junior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 62 (50.82%) C#
2 59 (48.36%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.43%) .NET
3 42 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.79%) SQL
5 38 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 33 (27.05%) Degree
7 32 (26.23%) Full Stack Development
8 30 (24.59%) HTML
9 28 (22.95%) CSS
10 23 (18.85%) AngularJS
11 22 (18.03%) TypeScript
11 22 (18.03%) SQL Server
12 21 (17.21%) Software Engineering
12 21 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (14.75%) Greenfield Project
13 18 (14.75%) Java
13 18 (14.75%) ASP.NET
14 17 (13.93%) MVC
14 17 (13.93%) QA
14 17 (13.93%) HTML5
14 17 (13.93%) Node.js
14 17 (13.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (13.11%) CSS3
15 16 (13.11%) SaaS
15 16 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
15 16 (13.11%) Accessibility
16 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
16 15 (12.30%) jQuery
16 15 (12.30%) Web Services

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (8.20%) WordPress
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) SaaS
2 10 (8.20%) Azure
3 7 (5.74%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.46%) GitHub
5 2 (1.64%) Azure Logic Apps
5 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.64%) Firebase
5 2 (1.64%) Google Play
5 2 (1.64%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.82%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (0.82%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) Power BI
3 6 (4.92%) MySQL
3 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.82%) Power Query
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.64%) Android Studio
2 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.82%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Social Skills
3 8 (6.56%) Marketing
4 7 (5.74%) Law
5 2 (1.64%) Games
5 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Local Government
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (0.82%) Electronics
6 1 (0.82%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) .NET
2 30 (24.59%) HTML
3 28 (22.95%) CSS
4 23 (18.85%) AngularJS
5 18 (14.75%) ASP.NET
6 17 (13.93%) HTML5
6 17 (13.93%) Node.js
6 17 (13.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (13.11%) CSS3
8 15 (12.30%) jQuery
8 15 (12.30%) Web Services
9 14 (11.48%) .NET Core
9 14 (11.48%) SOAP
10 11 (9.02%) JSON
10 11 (9.02%) REST
11 10 (8.20%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.20%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (6.56%) LINQ
12 8 (6.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.64%) Housing Association
4 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.28%) Android
1 4 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.23%) Full Stack Development
3 21 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (17.21%) Software Engineering
4 17 (13.93%) MVC
5 16 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
7 14 (11.48%) Data Privacy
7 14 (11.48%) Document Management
7 14 (11.48%) Information Architecture
7 14 (11.48%) Logistics
7 14 (11.48%) Project Management
7 14 (11.48%) Records Management
7 14 (11.48%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (8.20%) Cost Optimisation
8 10 (8.20%) Cost Reduction
8 10 (8.20%) ERP
8 10 (8.20%) Fintech
8 10 (8.20%) SDLC
8 10 (8.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (50.82%) C#
2 59 (48.36%) JavaScript
3 40 (32.79%) SQL
4 22 (18.03%) TypeScript
5 18 (14.75%) Java
6 10 (8.20%) PHP
7 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) ES6
8 2 (1.64%) Java 11
8 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.82%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.82%) C
9 1 (0.82%) C++
9 1 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.82%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) Ruby
9 1 (0.82%) Rust
Qualifications
1 33 (27.05%) Degree
2 10 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 16 (13.11%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 38 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) ServiceNow
3 2 (1.64%) Google
3 2 (1.64%) Nintex
3 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.82%) InterSystems
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle