Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 32 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.66% 1.88% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.92% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 22
Staffordshire median annual salary £23,500 £26,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.48% +19.32% -4.35%
10th Percentile £19,275 £16,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £28,750 £44,750 £33,475
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 1175 1196 1180
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.55% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1057 1022
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,388
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +24 10 £22,750 -17.27% 1
Lichfield - 9 £24,000 -
Stafford 0 8 £21,500 -13.13% 1
Junior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) PHP
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) MVC
6 12 (37.50%) .NET
6 12 (37.50%) MySQL
6 12 (37.50%) C#
7 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
8 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (28.13%) HTML5
8 9 (28.13%) Laravel
8 9 (28.13%) jQuery
8 9 (28.13%) Web Development
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (25.00%) Games
9 8 (25.00%) CakePHP
9 8 (25.00%) Symfony
9 8 (25.00%) Zend
9 8 (25.00%) SDLC
10 6 (18.75%) OO PHP
10 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (18.75%) Magento
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) Electronics
10 6 (18.75%) OO

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 3 (9.38%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Power BI
3 2 (6.25%) QlikView
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) MSI
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.13%) Mocha
4 1 (3.13%) Moq
4 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 8 (25.00%) Games
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Automotive
5 2 (6.25%) Finance
5 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
5 9 (28.13%) HTML5
5 9 (28.13%) jQuery
5 9 (28.13%) Laravel
5 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) CakePHP
6 8 (25.00%) Symfony
7 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (12.50%) React
8 4 (12.50%) REST
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.38%) LESS
9 3 (9.38%) Sass
9 3 (9.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.13%) BBC
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 9 (28.13%) Web Development
4 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) OO
5 6 (18.75%) OO PHP
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Line Management
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) PHP
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Zend
2 4 (12.50%) Apple
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Google