Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 144 148
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 381 387 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.47% 2.20% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.27% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 363 380 354
Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £31,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%

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 14948 17050 17559
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 96.80% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12268 13521 14435
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +35 278 £25,000 +2.04% 10
East Midlands -28 103 £25,000 +4.17% 11
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Midlands region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 239 (62.73%) JavaScript
2 222 (58.27%) HTML
3 203 (53.28%) CSS
4 170 (44.62%) .NET
5 166 (43.57%) C#
6 134 (35.17%) SQL
7 125 (32.81%) PHP
8 122 (32.02%) jQuery
9 119 (31.23%) MVC
10 114 (29.92%) ASP.NET
11 105 (27.56%) AngularJS
12 99 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
13 88 (23.10%) Java
14 87 (22.83%) HTML5
15 86 (22.57%) SQL Server
16 80 (21.00%) Web Development
16 80 (21.00%) MySQL
17 74 (19.42%) Degree
18 57 (14.96%) Marketing
19 54 (14.17%) CSS3
20 53 (13.91%) Microsoft
21 52 (13.65%) ASP.NET MVC
21 52 (13.65%) Front End Development
22 50 (13.12%) Computer Science
23 45 (11.81%) OO
24 41 (10.76%) Python
24 41 (10.76%) Games
25 40 (10.50%) XML
25 40 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
26 39 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure

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 24 (6.30%) WordPress
2 15 (3.94%) CMS
3 9 (2.36%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.10%) IIS
4 8 (2.10%) JBoss
5 7 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.31%) Drupal
6 5 (1.31%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.52%) Confluence
8 2 (0.52%) SAS
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (4.20%) Photoshop
2 14 (3.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.05%) SPSS
4 2 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.10%) Magento
2 4 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.36%) GitHub
4 6 (1.57%) Sage Pay
5 4 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (1.05%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (1.05%) Bluemix
5 4 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.52%) IaaS
6 2 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.26%) npm
7 1 (0.26%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.99%) Internet
2 7 (1.84%) HTTP
3 6 (1.57%) Hyperconnected
4 5 (1.31%) ATM
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (22.57%) SQL Server
2 80 (21.00%) MySQL
3 21 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.15%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.89%) OLTP
10 10 (2.62%) NoSQL
10 10 (2.62%) OLAP
10 10 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.36%) Big Data
12 6 (1.57%) Power BI
12 6 (1.57%) QlikView
13 5 (1.31%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (1.31%) MariaDB
13 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.31%) SSDT
14 4 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 34 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.94%) JIRA
4 11 (2.89%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.89%) NUnit
4 11 (2.89%) Subversion
5 8 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.84%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.84%) Mercurial
6 7 (1.84%) Moq
7 6 (1.57%) gulp
7 6 (1.57%) MSTest
7 6 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.31%) Grunt
8 5 (1.31%) Selenium
9 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.79%) Xcode
10 2 (0.52%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.52%) JSUnit
General
1 57 (14.96%) Marketing
2 41 (10.76%) Games
3 34 (8.92%) Finance
4 31 (8.14%) Retail
5 6 (1.57%) Electronics
6 5 (1.31%) Automotive
6 5 (1.31%) Banking
7 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.05%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (58.27%) HTML
2 203 (53.28%) CSS
3 170 (44.62%) .NET
4 122 (32.02%) jQuery
5 114 (29.92%) ASP.NET
6 105 (27.56%) AngularJS
7 87 (22.83%) HTML5
8 54 (14.17%) CSS3
9 52 (13.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (10.50%) XML
11 37 (9.71%) REST
12 30 (7.87%) .NET Framework
13 29 (7.61%) Sass
13 29 (7.61%) Web Services
14 28 (7.35%) Symfony
15 27 (7.09%) J2EE
15 27 (7.09%) Laravel
16 25 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (6.56%) Node.js
16 25 (6.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.12%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (7.61%) User Experience
3 26 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.20%) Social Media
5 13 (3.41%) Graphic Design
6 12 (3.15%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.15%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.05%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.79%) BBC
8 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.79%) EPoS
9 2 (0.52%) iPhone
10 1 (0.26%) Animation
10 1 (0.26%) Fintech
10 1 (0.26%) FMCG
10 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.26%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.09%) Linux
2 15 (3.94%) Android
3 14 (3.67%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.89%) Windows
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (31.23%) MVC
2 99 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (21.00%) Web Development
4 52 (13.65%) Front End Development
5 45 (11.81%) OO
6 40 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (9.45%) TDD
8 25 (6.56%) Software Engineering
9 23 (6.04%) BDD
10 22 (5.77%) Web Design
11 21 (5.51%) E-Commerce
11 21 (5.51%) Open Source
12 20 (5.25%) Scrum
13 18 (4.72%) Mathematics
13 18 (4.72%) MVVM
13 18 (4.72%) SDLC
14 17 (4.46%) Analytics
14 17 (4.46%) OOP
15 15 (3.94%) Mobile Development
15 15 (3.94%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 239 (62.73%) JavaScript
2 166 (43.57%) C#
3 134 (35.17%) SQL
4 125 (32.81%) PHP
5 88 (23.10%) Java
6 41 (10.76%) Python
7 29 (7.61%) C++
8 22 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.67%) Ruby
10 13 (3.41%) C
11 12 (3.15%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.62%) R
13 7 (1.84%) F#
13 7 (1.84%) Perl
13 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.31%) Delphi
14 5 (1.31%) MUMPS
14 5 (1.31%) XAML
14 5 (1.31%) XPath
15 3 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 74 (19.42%) Degree
2 18 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.79%) OCP
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.52%) CCNA
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.52%) MCP
7 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.10%) SLA
2 7 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.62%) Puppet
2 8 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.57%) Ansible
4 4 (1.05%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.79%) Terraform
6 1 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 53 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.30%) Google
3 19 (4.99%) Oracle
4 15 (3.94%) Twitter
5 14 (3.67%) Zend
6 9 (2.36%) IBM
7 8 (2.10%) Cognos
8 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.05%) Apple
9 4 (1.05%) BMC
9 4 (1.05%) Nimsoft
9 4 (1.05%) Remedy
9 4 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.05%) Tableau
10 3 (0.79%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.79%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.26%) Adobe
11 1 (0.26%) Reuters
11 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.26%) WooCommerce