Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 69 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 27 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.60% 2.59% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 2.66% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 24
Staffordshire median annual salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £17,500 £19,500 £16,250
90th Percentile £32,875 £28,750 £44,250
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 736 1,166 1,243
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 97.33% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 622 937 1,103
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.76% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,050 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Staffordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Staffordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Staffordshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 16 £25,421 +11.74% 5
Lichfield +16 6 £21,500 -16.50% 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £25,750 - 1
Cannock - 2 £25,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 - 1
Junior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (29.63%) Web Development
7 8 (29.63%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Java
9 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) LAMP
9 6 (22.22%) SaaS
9 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (22.22%) React
10 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
10 5 (18.52%) CSS3
10 5 (18.52%) HTML5
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) XML
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 3 (11.11%) RTP
12 3 (11.11%) Scrum
12 3 (11.11%) Subversion

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Functions
3 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) LAMP
3 6 (22.22%) React
3 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (18.52%) CSS3
4 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Drools
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
6 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Node.js
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Android Development
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Microservices
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
4 7 (25.93%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos
2 1 (3.70%) Zend