The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 23 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.49% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 0.56% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 177 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.94% 98.33% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 134 158 109
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Colchester

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) VB.NET
3 11 (73.33%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (53.33%) User Experience
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) Web Design
7 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Open Source
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Mockito
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) VB6
8 1 (6.67%) Spring
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) jMock
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) Struts
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Web Design
1 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Web Development
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft