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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 105 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 25 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 2.02% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.14% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 27
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
1691 1823 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.19% 94.21% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1456 1228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015. 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 +6 17 £25,000 - 3
Macclesfield +12 2 £22,500 +4.65% 2
Northwich - 2 - -
Chester - 2 £25,000 - 3
Crewe -7 1 £22,000 -12.00% 1
Knutsford - 1 £25,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £22,000 -
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Junior Developer
North West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 40 (71.43%) C#
2 33 (58.93%) .NET
3 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 32 (57.14%) MVC
4 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (48.21%) VB.NET
6 26 (46.43%) Windows
6 26 (46.43%) TDD
6 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
7 25 (44.64%) WCF
7 25 (44.64%) MVVM
7 25 (44.64%) Castle Windsor
7 25 (44.64%) WinForms
8 24 (42.86%) Scrum
8 24 (42.86%) Internet
8 24 (42.86%) NUnit
8 24 (42.86%) VB
8 24 (42.86%) Ninject
8 24 (42.86%) Web Application Development
8 24 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 24 (42.86%) Moq
8 24 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (42.86%) MSTest
8 24 (42.86%) Spring.NET
8 24 (42.86%) Kanban
8 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (42.86%) WPF

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (8.93%) WordPress
2 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) MySQL
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) NUnit
1 24 (42.86%) MSTest
1 24 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (42.86%) Moq
2 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
5 25 (44.64%) WCF
5 25 (44.64%) WinForms
5 25 (44.64%) Castle Windsor
6 24 (42.86%) Ninject
6 24 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
6 24 (42.86%) WPF
6 24 (42.86%) Spring.NET
7 18 (32.14%) HTML
8 17 (30.36%) CSS
9 16 (28.57%) jQuery
10 6 (10.71%) HTML5
11 5 (8.93%) CSS3
12 3 (5.36%) LESS
12 3 (5.36%) CakePHP
12 3 (5.36%) Ajax
13 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (10.71%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (1.79%) Life Science
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) MVC
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) TDD
4 25 (44.64%) MVVM
5 24 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
5 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (42.86%) Kanban
5 24 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 24 (42.86%) Scrum
6 14 (25.00%) Web Development
6 14 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) OOD
8 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (7.14%) OO PHP
10 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.36%) SDLC
10 3 (5.36%) Time Management
10 3 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) C#
2 27 (48.21%) VB.NET
3 24 (42.86%) VB
4 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) PHP
6 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VC++
8 1 (1.79%) R
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Sony
2 2 (3.57%) Zend
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + increasing to £20,000 after 3 months
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago