The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 154 119
Rank change year-on-year +41 -35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 104 94 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.20% 1.53% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.58% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 102 87 94
Median salary £24,250 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.04% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

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 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the West Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the West Midlands

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the West Midlands

Junior 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 Junior Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Birmingham +25 38 £24,250 -6.73% 4
Worcestershire +6 23 £23,000 +2.22%
Warwickshire +34 21 £25,500 +2.00% 2
Herefordshire -10 11 £24,500 +8.88%
Staffordshire -3 6 £22,750 -5.20% 1
Shropshire +6 5 £26,000 +5.05% 3
Halesowen - 4 £23,000 - 2
Coventry +10 2 £24,000 - 2
Solihull - 1 £26,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £22,000 - 1
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Midlands region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 118 (57.84%) C#
2 116 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 114 (55.88%) HTML
4 103 (50.49%) .NET
5 99 (48.53%) CSS
6 86 (42.16%) ASP.NET
7 73 (35.78%) Degree
8 70 (34.31%) jQuery
9 63 (30.88%) PHP
9 63 (30.88%) SQL
10 61 (29.90%) MVC
11 60 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 56 (27.45%) OO
13 47 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (22.06%) Web Development
15 44 (21.57%) HTML5
16 43 (21.08%) Java
17 38 (18.63%) Web Services
17 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (17.65%) AngularJS
19 32 (15.69%) iOS Development
19 32 (15.69%) Apple iOS
20 30 (14.71%) TDD
21 29 (14.22%) Visual Studio
21 29 (14.22%) Microsoft
21 29 (14.22%) REST
22 28 (13.73%) XML
23 27 (13.24%) Ajax
24 25 (12.25%) Marketing
25 24 (11.76%) JSON

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (5.39%) WordPress
2 10 (4.90%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.41%) CMS
4 3 (1.47%) IIS
4 3 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.98%) Apache
5 2 (0.98%) Drupal
5 2 (0.98%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.98%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.47%) Magento
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Shopify
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.92%) GitHub
4 5 (2.45%) SaaS
5 3 (1.47%) AdWords
5 3 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.43%) Internet
2 4 (1.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.78%) MySQL
3 12 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.47%) Redis
6 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.98%) DB2
7 2 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.49%) Power BI
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (14.22%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.27%) Xcode
3 14 (6.86%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.43%) Subversion
5 6 (2.94%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.45%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.45%) JIRA
7 4 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.47%) Grunt
8 3 (1.47%) gulp
8 3 (1.47%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.49%) Ant
10 1 (0.49%) JUnit
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (12.25%) Marketing
2 13 (6.37%) Finance
3 7 (3.43%) Games
4 6 (2.94%) Retail
5 5 (2.45%) Advertising
5 5 (2.45%) Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Automotive
6 3 (1.47%) Electronics
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.88%) HTML
2 103 (50.49%) .NET
3 99 (48.53%) CSS
4 86 (42.16%) ASP.NET
5 70 (34.31%) jQuery
6 44 (21.57%) HTML5
7 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (18.63%) Web Services
8 36 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 29 (14.22%) REST
10 28 (13.73%) XML
11 27 (13.24%) Ajax
12 24 (11.76%) JSON
12 24 (11.76%) SOAP
13 19 (9.31%) Cocoa
13 19 (9.31%) Cocoa Touch
13 19 (9.31%) Core Data
13 19 (9.31%) iOS SDK
13 19 (9.31%) J2EE
13 19 (9.31%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.27%) Social Media
2 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.35%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.90%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.43%) Mobile Games
7 5 (2.45%) mHealth
8 4 (1.96%) User Experience
9 3 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.47%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.98%) NHS
11 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.69%) Apple iOS
2 24 (11.76%) Linux
3 17 (8.33%) Windows
4 12 (5.88%) Android
5 7 (3.43%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.90%) MVC
2 56 (27.45%) OO
3 47 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.06%) Web Development
5 32 (15.69%) iOS Development
6 30 (14.71%) TDD
7 24 (11.76%) OOP
8 20 (9.80%) Front End Development
9 18 (8.82%) BDD
10 16 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.86%) Web Design
12 13 (6.37%) Mobile Development
12 13 (6.37%) SDLC
13 10 (4.90%) Android Development
13 10 (4.90%) Software Engineering
14 9 (4.41%) Open Source
14 9 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (4.41%) SOLID
15 8 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (57.84%) C#
2 116 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 63 (30.88%) PHP
3 63 (30.88%) SQL
4 43 (21.08%) Java
5 24 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 21 (10.29%) Python
7 18 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.35%) VB.NET
9 14 (6.86%) C
10 11 (5.39%) C++
11 4 (1.96%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.96%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.96%) Ruby
12 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.98%) Delphi
13 2 (0.98%) MUMPS
13 2 (0.98%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (35.78%) Degree
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (0.49%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) cPanel
Vendors
1 29 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.90%) Oracle
3 9 (4.41%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.94%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.96%) Apple
5 4 (1.96%) Google
5 4 (1.96%) HP
6 3 (1.47%) T-Plan
7 2 (0.98%) SAP
7 2 (0.98%) Telerik
8 1 (0.49%) Facebook
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Twitter
8 1 (0.49%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Health + Bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
Ironbridge, Shropshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Lifestyle
Posted: 26 days ago
Shrewsbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago