The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 117 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 31 27 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 1.37% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.43% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 60
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 1882 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.39% 95.29% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 1556 2313
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Watford -8 7 £22,500 -6.25% 1
St Albans - 4 £23,500 - 1
Hertford - 3 £30,000 -
Bishop's Stortford 0 2 £26,250 +16.66%
Borehamwood - 2 £23,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £25,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 2 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -15 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Hitchin - 1 £23,500 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £28,000 -
Junior Developer
East of England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 29 (55.77%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) .NET
3 20 (38.46%) C#
4 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) Degree
4 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
5 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
6 15 (28.85%) MVC
6 15 (28.85%) HTML
7 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 13 (25.00%) OO
9 12 (23.08%) CSS
9 12 (23.08%) MySQL
9 12 (23.08%) Oracle
10 11 (21.15%) Linux
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.23%) Java
12 9 (17.31%) PHP
12 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
12 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
13 8 (15.38%) HTML5
13 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 7 (13.46%) Web Development
15 6 (11.54%) Python
15 6 (11.54%) XML
15 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (9.62%) Node.js
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.77%) Drupal
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Mingle
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) MySQL
3 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.69%) Neo4j
5 4 (7.69%) RavenDB
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.77%) MS Access
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.92%) BigTable
8 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) NUnit
3 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.69%) MSTest
3 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 15 (28.85%) HTML
3 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 12 (23.08%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.38%) HTML5
6 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.54%) XML
8 5 (9.62%) CSS3
8 5 (9.62%) Backbone.js
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (9.62%) jQuery
8 5 (9.62%) Web Services
9 4 (7.69%) RESTful
10 3 (5.77%) Yii
10 3 (5.77%) Laravel
10 3 (5.77%) LAMP
10 3 (5.77%) Ajax
10 3 (5.77%) CakePHP
10 3 (5.77%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) UNIX
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.85%) MVC
3 13 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) Web Development
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.54%) TDD
5 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Time Management
6 4 (7.69%) CQRS
6 4 (7.69%) BDD
7 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) OO PHP
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Document Management
7 3 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Computer Security
8 2 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) C#
3 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.23%) Java
5 9 (17.31%) PHP
5 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.54%) Python
7 5 (9.62%) VB
8 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.77%) PHP5
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.77%) Perl
10 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.85%) VB6
10 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.92%) Scala
11 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.92%) C
11 1 (1.92%) C++
11 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) MCT
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Zend
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Lotus
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + be- training, progression, pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £8,833.76 per year
Posted: 5 days ago