The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 84 94 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 24 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.19% 0.98% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.04% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 9
Average salary £25,000 £20,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1056 1060 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.17% 94.81% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 919 604
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Kent

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Tunbridge Wells +16 6 £25,000 +56.25% 1
Maidstone - 5 £27,500 - 1
Dartford -10 2 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Junior Developer
South East

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (70.73%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 20 (48.78%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 14 (34.15%) C#
6 14 (34.15%) Degree
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
9 10 (24.39%) SQL
9 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
9 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
9 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
10 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) Java
10 9 (21.95%) XML
11 8 (19.51%) Finance
11 8 (19.51%) Project Management
11 8 (19.51%) OO
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle
11 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
11 8 (19.51%) JSON
12 7 (17.07%) Data Integration
12 7 (17.07%) PHP
13 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
13 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
13 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
13 6 (14.63%) OOD

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (7.32%) CMS
1 3 (7.32%) WordPress
1 3 (7.32%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (4.88%) Lync
2 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) EDMS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Grunt
2 2 (4.88%) Bower
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Robotium
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Advertising
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 20 (48.78%) CSS
4 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.95%) XML
6 8 (19.51%) JSON
7 6 (14.63%) HTML5
7 6 (14.63%) REST
7 6 (14.63%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
7 6 (14.63%) Spring
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.20%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) XHTML
10 3 (7.32%) RESTful
10 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (4.88%) SVG
11 2 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) GIS
4 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
4 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.51%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) OOD
6 5 (12.20%) Data Management
7 4 (9.76%) Document Management
8 3 (7.32%) Web Design
9 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.44%) Android Development
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) TDD
10 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) C#
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
6 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Adobe
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago