Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 119 154
Rank change year-on-year -78 +35 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 193 387 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.44% 2.57% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.65% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 184 373 343
Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £35,875 £32,500 £33,600
England median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -

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 12,997 14,577 17,693
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.70% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10,218 12,120 13,962
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 -62 120 £25,000 - 44
East Midlands -33 73 £22,500 -10.00% 34
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 138 (71.50%) JavaScript
2 129 (66.84%) HTML
3 126 (65.28%) CSS
4 113 (58.55%) .NET
5 112 (58.03%) C#
6 74 (38.34%) MVC
7 71 (36.79%) ASP.NET
8 64 (33.16%) SQL Server
9 62 (32.12%) SQL
9 62 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (31.09%) Web Development
11 47 (24.35%) jQuery
11 47 (24.35%) Microsoft
12 46 (23.83%) AngularJS
13 43 (22.28%) Degree
14 40 (20.73%) Git (software)
15 37 (19.17%) PHP
16 32 (16.58%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (16.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 29 (15.03%) Front End Development
19 26 (13.47%) Java
20 25 (12.95%) T-SQL
20 25 (12.95%) HTML5
21 22 (11.40%) Node.js
21 22 (11.40%) .NET Framework
21 22 (11.40%) Computer Science
22 21 (10.88%) Software Engineering
22 21 (10.88%) Finance
22 21 (10.88%) Computer Science Degree
23 19 (9.84%) CSS3

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 6 (3.11%) IIS
1 6 (3.11%) WordPress
2 3 (1.55%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.04%) Apache
3 2 (1.04%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.52%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.52%) Blender
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) SaaS
2 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.11%) Serverless
5 4 (2.07%) GitHub
6 3 (1.55%) Sage Pay
7 2 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) RTP
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (33.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.77%) MySQL
3 8 (4.15%) Big Data
3 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.55%) Redis
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.04%) QlikView
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 40 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.70%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.66%) Subversion
5 5 (2.59%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.59%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.59%) NUnit
6 4 (2.07%) JIRA
7 3 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.52%) git-flow
8 1 (0.52%) Grunt
8 1 (0.52%) gulp
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (10.88%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Retail
3 7 (3.63%) Marketing
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.07%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Automotive
7 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (66.84%) HTML
2 126 (65.28%) CSS
3 113 (58.55%) .NET
4 71 (36.79%) ASP.NET
5 47 (24.35%) jQuery
6 46 (23.83%) AngularJS
7 32 (16.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (16.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (12.95%) HTML5
10 22 (11.40%) .NET Framework
10 22 (11.40%) Node.js
11 19 (9.84%) CSS3
12 16 (8.29%) Web Services
13 14 (7.25%) Ajax
13 14 (7.25%) WCF
14 13 (6.74%) Laravel
15 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (6.22%) LAMP
16 11 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (5.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.40%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.77%) Graphic Design
2 15 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.18%) User Experience
4 6 (3.11%) NHS
5 5 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.04%) BBC
7 2 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.70%) Windows
2 10 (5.18%) Linux
3 8 (4.15%) Android
4 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (38.34%) MVC
2 62 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (31.09%) Web Development
4 29 (15.03%) Front End Development
5 21 (10.88%) Software Engineering
6 17 (8.81%) OO
7 16 (8.29%) TDD
8 15 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.25%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.74%) OOP
10 13 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (6.74%) Scrum
11 12 (6.22%) Mathematics
12 11 (5.70%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (4.66%) CRM
13 9 (4.66%) SDLC
14 8 (4.15%) Project Management
15 7 (3.63%) E-Commerce
15 7 (3.63%) Progressive Web App
15 7 (3.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 138 (71.50%) JavaScript
2 112 (58.03%) C#
3 62 (32.12%) SQL
4 37 (19.17%) PHP
5 26 (13.47%) Java
6 25 (12.95%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.29%) Python
8 9 (4.66%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.15%) C++
10 4 (2.07%) C
10 4 (2.07%) Perl
10 4 (2.07%) Ruby
11 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.04%) ABAP
12 2 (1.04%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.04%) ES6
12 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.52%) Java 8
13 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (22.28%) Degree
2 21 (10.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.04%) HND
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.15%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) PMO
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 47 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.70%) Adobe
3 9 (4.66%) Google
4 5 (2.59%) Twitter
5 4 (2.07%) Oracle
5 4 (2.07%) SAP
6 3 (1.55%) Zend
7 2 (1.04%) Apple
7 2 (1.04%) Facebook
7 2 (1.04%) Sony
7 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.04%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.52%) Cognos
8 1 (0.52%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.52%) WooCommerce