Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Programmer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Junior Programmer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 321 316
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.071% 0.010% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.010% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £28,750 £23,750 £27,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,483 10,150 10,031
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.84% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,601 8,064 8,422
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Junior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Programmer in the West Midlands

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Junior Programmer in the West Midlands

Junior Programmer
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 Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Birmingham +33 7 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Junior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Junior Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) F#
2 4 (57.14%) ReactiveX
2 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) XAML
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MVVM
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) Reactive Extensions
2 4 (57.14%) Task Parallel Library
2 4 (57.14%) SSDT
2 4 (57.14%) SignalR
2 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
2 4 (57.14%) Akka
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Mason
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Visualforce
3 3 (42.86%) Apex Code

Junior Programmer 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SSDT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Akka
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (57.14%) Reactive Extensions
1 4 (57.14%) ReactiveX
1 4 (57.14%) SignalR
1 4 (57.14%) Task Parallel Library
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) Mason
2 3 (42.86%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
2 4 (57.14%) MVVM
2 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) F#
1 4 (57.14%) XAML
2 3 (42.86%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com