The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Graduate Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 193 147
Rank change year-on-year +70 -46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 107 48 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.08% 0.78% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.81% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 41 77
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18330 19769 21754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the West Midlands

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the West Midlands

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the West Midlands

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +39 34 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Staffordshire +31 31 £21,500 -7.52% 3
Birmingham +28 31 £27,500 +30.95% 1
Coventry -1 8 £23,250 -7.00% 1
Halesowen - 2 £20,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Graduate 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 West Midlands region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 138 (86.25%) C#
2 97 (60.63%) .NET
3 72 (45.00%) Degree
4 70 (43.75%) Java
5 63 (39.38%) JavaScript
6 51 (31.88%) SQL Server
6 51 (31.88%) ASP.NET
7 46 (28.75%) C++
8 44 (27.50%) AngularJS
9 42 (26.25%) MVC
10 39 (24.38%) OOP
11 36 (22.50%) Computer Science
12 34 (21.25%) TDD
12 34 (21.25%) SQL
13 32 (20.00%) MySQL
14 30 (18.75%) CSS
15 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
17 25 (15.63%) HTML
18 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
19 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
20 21 (13.13%) PHP
20 21 (13.13%) BDD
21 20 (12.50%) Node.js
21 20 (12.50%) jQuery
22 18 (11.25%) Web Development
22 18 (11.25%) J2EE
22 18 (11.25%) MongoDB
23 17 (10.63%) Git (software)

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 3 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (1.88%) IIS
1 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.88%) Bluemix
3 3 (1.88%) IaaS
3 3 (1.88%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (1.88%) PaaS
3 3 (1.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (20.00%) MySQL
3 18 (11.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.88%) CouchDB
4 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.88%) Ant
3 3 (1.88%) JSUnit
3 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 17 (10.63%) Games
2 16 (10.00%) Electronics
3 15 (9.38%) Automotive
3 15 (9.38%) Marketing
3 15 (9.38%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (60.63%) .NET
2 51 (31.88%) ASP.NET
3 44 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 30 (18.75%) CSS
5 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (15.63%) HTML
7 20 (12.50%) jQuery
7 20 (12.50%) Node.js
8 18 (11.25%) J2EE
9 14 (8.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (7.50%) Middleware
11 11 (6.88%) HTML5
12 10 (6.25%) CSS3
13 9 (5.63%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (5.00%) XML
15 7 (4.38%) Entity Framework
15 7 (4.38%) WPF
16 5 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 14 (8.75%) Mobile Games
4 12 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.50%) Mainframe
5 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.13%) User Experience
8 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.25%) Animation
9 2 (1.25%) BBC
10 1 (0.63%) EPoS
10 1 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.38%) Linux
2 4 (2.50%) Android
2 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.25%) MVC
2 39 (24.38%) OOP
3 34 (21.25%) TDD
4 27 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
7 21 (13.13%) BDD
8 18 (11.25%) Web Development
9 17 (10.63%) OO
10 16 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 15 (9.38%) ITIL
11 15 (9.38%) Kanban
12 14 (8.75%) Game Development
13 12 (7.50%) DevOps
13 12 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (7.50%) Scrum
13 12 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (6.25%) Physics
15 4 (2.50%) Analytics
15 4 (2.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (86.25%) C#
2 70 (43.75%) Java
3 63 (39.38%) JavaScript
4 46 (28.75%) C++
5 34 (21.25%) SQL
6 21 (13.13%) PHP
7 15 (9.38%) Python
8 10 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 10 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.50%) VBA
10 3 (1.88%) F#
10 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.88%) Ruby
10 3 (1.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (45.00%) Degree
2 14 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.38%) Apple
2 15 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (1.88%) Google
3 3 (1.88%) IBM
3 3 (1.88%) Xamarin
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