The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Junior Software Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 224 215
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 14
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +28.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

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 4945 5959 5550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4681 4627
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in the West Midlands

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in the West Midlands

Junior Software 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 Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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 +10 9 £25,000 -13.79%
Dudley - 2 £30,000 -
Birmingham +7 1 £22,500 -1.09%
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Junior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) Degree
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
7 14 (50.00%) SQL
8 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
9 11 (39.29%) MVC
9 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
10 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
10 9 (32.14%) Java
10 9 (32.14%) C++
11 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 7 (25.00%) jQuery
12 7 (25.00%) HTML5
12 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (21.43%) XML
13 6 (21.43%) OOP
13 6 (21.43%) OO
13 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (21.43%) SDLC
14 5 (17.86%) LAMP
14 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
14 5 (17.86%) Linux

Junior Software 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 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 7 (25.00%) HTML5
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (21.43%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) LAMP
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.29%) CSS3
8 4 (14.29%) Node.js
9 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.71%) Angular 2
9 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.71%) J2EE
9 3 (10.71%) JDBC
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ
9 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) OOP
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) BDD
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.14%) Telerik
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Google