The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 98 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 29 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 2.01% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 2.12% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 53
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Junior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1766 1654 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.65% 94.79% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1345 1729
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +14 22 £25,000 - 2
Chester +8 1 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Crewe +5 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Junior Developer
North West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 53 (79.10%) C#
2 50 (74.63%) .NET
3 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
4 33 (49.25%) .NET Framework
5 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (47.76%) TDD
5 32 (47.76%) VB.NET
5 32 (47.76%) Windows
6 29 (43.28%) MVC
6 29 (43.28%) WinForms
6 29 (43.28%) WPF
7 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
8 27 (40.30%) WCF
8 27 (40.30%) Scrum
8 27 (40.30%) MVVM
9 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (37.31%) NUnit
10 25 (37.31%) Internet
10 25 (37.31%) VB
10 25 (37.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (37.31%) Moq
10 25 (37.31%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (37.31%) Ninject
10 25 (37.31%) Web Application Development
10 25 (37.31%) Kanban
10 25 (37.31%) Spring.NET
10 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (37.31%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (37.31%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (37.31%) MSTest

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (5.97%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Broadband
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) DTS
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MSTest
1 25 (37.31%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (37.31%) Moq
1 25 (37.31%) NUnit
2 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) Bower
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Gradle
General
1 3 (4.48%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (74.63%) .NET
2 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
3 33 (49.25%) .NET Framework
4 29 (43.28%) WPF
4 29 (43.28%) WinForms
5 27 (40.30%) WCF
6 25 (37.31%) Spring.NET
6 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (37.31%) Castle Windsor
6 25 (37.31%) Ninject
6 25 (37.31%) Unity DI Container
7 23 (34.33%) HTML
8 18 (26.87%) CSS
9 14 (20.90%) jQuery
10 12 (17.91%) Ajax
10 12 (17.91%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (13.43%) HTML5
12 7 (10.45%) Web Services
13 6 (8.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
2 25 (37.31%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.99%) Social Network
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.49%) SCORM
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.49%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (47.76%) TDD
2 29 (43.28%) MVC
3 27 (40.30%) Scrum
3 27 (40.30%) MVVM
4 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (37.31%) Kanban
5 25 (37.31%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (37.31%) Web Application Development
6 11 (16.42%) OO
7 9 (13.43%) Web Development
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.97%) OOD
10 3 (4.48%) OOP
10 3 (4.48%) BDD
11 2 (2.99%) Analytics
11 2 (2.99%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) VB.NET
3 25 (37.31%) VB
4 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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