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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 52 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 45 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.11% 1.54% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 1.57% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 22
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
1033 1083 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.34% 98.01% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 921 931 882
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Maidstone +4 8 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Tunbridge Wells -19 7 £25,000 -
Canterbury -9 5 £30,000 +20.00%
West Malling +4 3 £21,500 -12.24%
Sevenoaks - 3 £22,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 3 £27,500 -
Chatham - 1 £30,000 -
Junior Developer
South East

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 54 (72.00%) C#
2 51 (68.00%) .NET
3 48 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (54.67%) HTML
5 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
6 38 (50.67%) CSS
7 36 (48.00%) SQL
8 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
8 33 (44.00%) MVC
9 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (32.00%) jQuery
11 22 (29.33%) Degree
12 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
12 17 (22.67%) T-SQL
13 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
13 13 (17.33%) HTML5
14 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (16.00%) Finance
15 11 (14.67%) CSS3
15 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (14.67%) Web Development
16 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.33%) MySQL
16 10 (13.33%) Windows
17 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
17 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (10.67%) Linux
18 8 (10.67%) Java
18 8 (10.67%) Data Analysis

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (5.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) FTP
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (13.33%) MySQL
5 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (8.00%) SQL CLR
7 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.00%) OLAP
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Games
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.00%) .NET
2 41 (54.67%) HTML
3 38 (50.67%) CSS
4 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (32.00%) jQuery
6 13 (17.33%) HTML5
7 11 (14.67%) CSS3
8 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.00%) XML
12 5 (6.67%) LAMP
12 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (5.33%) WCF
14 3 (4.00%) WPF
14 3 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.33%) Online Games
3 4 (5.33%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.00%) Blog
4 3 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.67%) PMI
5 2 (2.67%) W3C
5 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.67%) Physics
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.67%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) iSeries
6 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) MVC
2 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.67%) Web Development
4 8 (10.67%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) OO
5 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) TDD
7 4 (5.33%) SEO
7 4 (5.33%) Scrum
8 3 (4.00%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) ETL
8 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.67%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.00%) C#
2 48 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (48.00%) SQL
4 17 (22.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.67%) Java
6 6 (8.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.67%) VBA
8 2 (2.67%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe
3 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
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