The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 42 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.26% 1.57% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 1.61% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Junior Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 186 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.10% 97.38% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 228 166 292
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 Cheltenham

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (69.23%) XML
1 9 (69.23%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) SMTP
6 4 (30.77%) FTP
6 4 (30.77%) XQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (30.77%) XPath
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) Android

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SMTP
1 4 (30.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQLite
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 2 (15.38%) Physics
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) XQuery
4 4 (30.77%) XPath
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft