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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 87 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 11 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.07% 1.90% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.95% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 7
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +23.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £21,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
1002 1079 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.28% 97.74% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 841 927 712
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 22 August 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
Maidstone -9 4 £27,250 -9.16% 3
Tunbridge Wells +19 2 - -
West Malling - 1 £24,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Developer
South East

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 18 (48.65%) CSS
4 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (35.14%) VB.NET
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
9 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (24.32%) SQL
11 8 (21.62%) WinForms
11 8 (21.62%) jQuery
11 8 (21.62%) HTML5
11 8 (21.62%) CSS3
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.22%) Java
13 5 (13.51%) Web Services
14 4 (10.81%) XHTML
14 4 (10.81%) Finance
14 4 (10.81%) OO
14 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
14 4 (10.81%) MySQL
14 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
15 3 (8.11%) Subversion
15 3 (8.11%) JAX-RS
15 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
15 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
15 3 (8.11%) Web Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.41%) Mule
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) CTI
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Redis
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Ant
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) jMock
3 2 (5.41%) Gradle
3 2 (5.41%) Mockito
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 18 (48.65%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) WinForms
5 8 (21.62%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
7 4 (10.81%) XHTML
8 3 (8.11%) JAX-RS
9 2 (5.41%) J2SE
9 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.41%) JSP
9 2 (5.41%) J2EE
9 2 (5.41%) Spring
9 2 (5.41%) JSF
9 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.41%) Spring Integration
9 2 (5.41%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.81%) OO
3 3 (8.11%) Web Development
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) MVC
4 2 (5.41%) Scrum
4 2 (5.41%) OOP
5 1 (2.70%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) B2C
5 1 (2.70%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) VB.NET
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
3 1 (2.70%) Thunderhead
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
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