The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 51 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 45 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.60% 1.92% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 2.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 16
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Junior Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1137 1048 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.89% 95.71% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 861 855 849
Average salary £38,848 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
Colchester +16 15 £25,000 +2.04% 3
Brentwood - 5 - -
Basildon -5 3 £25,000 -
Wickford - 2 £25,000 -
Chelmsford -14 1 £22,500 -11.76%
Harlow - 1 £24,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £25,000 -
Braintree - 1 £21,000 -
Junior Developer
East of England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 63 (75.90%) HTML
2 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
3 54 (65.06%) .NET
4 52 (62.65%) C#
5 49 (59.04%) ASP.NET
6 47 (56.63%) jQuery
7 45 (54.22%) CSS
8 34 (40.96%) VB.NET
9 29 (34.94%) User Experience
10 28 (33.73%) MVC
11 27 (32.53%) Relational Database
12 24 (28.92%) SQL
13 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
13 19 (22.89%) Degree
14 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
16 14 (16.87%) Java
16 14 (16.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (15.66%) Subversion
18 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (13.25%) SDLC
20 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
20 9 (10.84%) Web Design
20 9 (10.84%) Workflow
20 9 (10.84%) PHP
20 9 (10.84%) J2EE
21 8 (9.64%) JUnit
21 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
21 8 (9.64%) Spring

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (8.43%) JBoss
2 3 (3.61%) CMS
3 2 (2.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.20%) Node.js
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) AWD
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.20%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) Relational Database
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.66%) Subversion
4 8 (9.64%) JUnit
5 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.02%) Mercurial
6 5 (6.02%) NCover
6 5 (6.02%) StyleCop
6 5 (6.02%) Moq
6 5 (6.02%) SpecFlow
6 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.02%) NUnit
6 5 (6.02%) CruiseControl
6 5 (6.02%) JIRA
6 5 (6.02%) ReSharper
6 5 (6.02%) NCrunch
6 5 (6.02%) NSubstitute
7 2 (2.41%) Grunt
8 1 (1.20%) Bower
8 1 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 5 (6.02%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Automotive
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.90%) HTML
2 54 (65.06%) .NET
3 49 (59.04%) ASP.NET
4 47 (56.63%) jQuery
5 45 (54.22%) CSS
6 14 (16.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (10.84%) J2EE
9 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
9 8 (9.64%) Spring
9 8 (9.64%) WCF
9 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.43%) WPF
10 7 (8.43%) EJB
10 7 (8.43%) JavaBeans
11 6 (7.23%) Web Services
11 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.02%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (6.02%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.02%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.94%) User Experience
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.02%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.61%) EPoS
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
1 2 (2.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) MVC
2 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.25%) SDLC
4 9 (10.84%) Web Design
4 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (10.84%) Workflow
5 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.23%) Web Development
7 3 (3.61%) TDD
7 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.41%) Scrum
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.41%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.20%) Android Development
9 1 (1.20%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.20%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 52 (62.65%) C#
3 34 (40.96%) VB.NET
4 24 (28.92%) SQL
5 14 (16.87%) Java
6 9 (10.84%) PHP
7 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.02%) XPath
9 3 (3.61%) Delphi
10 1 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (1.20%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Google
3 3 (3.61%) Facebook
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe
Essex
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Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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