The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 23 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.68% 2.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.80% 2.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £28,000 £23,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Junior Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 181 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.71% 95.77% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 131 172 131
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Bolton

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Bolton

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 8 (50.00%) XML
6 8 (50.00%) OO
6 8 (50.00%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 2 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) CMS
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Ajax
9 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (6.25%) Legal
9 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (6.25%) Photoshop

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 8 (50.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) DevExpress