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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 77 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 24 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.41% 1.66% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.75% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 7
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,400 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,400 £37,500
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
955 1087 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.08% 94.85% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 867 904 652
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 6 £24,500 -
Dartford -11 3 £35,000 +50.53%
Maidstone - 2 £27,500 - 1
Whitstable - 2 £22,000 -
Rochester +7 1 £27,500 +48.64%
Tonbridge -7 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Junior Developer
South East

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 26 (55.32%) .NET
3 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
5 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
6 20 (42.55%) CSS
7 17 (36.17%) C#
8 16 (34.04%) Degree
9 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (31.91%) SQL
10 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
10 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
10 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
10 12 (25.53%) MVC
11 11 (23.40%) XML
11 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
11 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
12 10 (21.28%) MySQL
13 9 (19.15%) Java
13 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
13 9 (19.15%) Project Management
13 9 (19.15%) Data Integration
14 8 (17.02%) JSON
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
14 8 (17.02%) OO
14 8 (17.02%) Oracle
14 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
15 7 (14.89%) PHP
15 7 (14.89%) jQuery
16 6 (12.77%) Spring

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.38%) CMS
1 3 (6.38%) WordPress
1 3 (6.38%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
2 2 (4.26%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 10 (21.28%) MySQL
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) EDMS
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Grunt
3 2 (4.26%) Bower
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Robotium
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 26 (55.32%) .NET
3 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
4 20 (42.55%) CSS
5 11 (23.40%) XML
6 8 (17.02%) JSON
7 7 (14.89%) jQuery
8 6 (12.77%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.77%) Spring
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
9 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.64%) HTML5
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.38%) RESTful
10 3 (6.38%) XHTML
11 2 (4.26%) SVG
11 2 (4.26%) Ajax
11 2 (4.26%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) GIS
5 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
3 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 8 (17.02%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) OOD
7 5 (10.64%) Data Management
8 4 (8.51%) Document Management
9 3 (6.38%) Web Design
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
10 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.26%) Analytics
10 2 (4.26%) Process Management
11 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.13%) Scrum
11 1 (2.13%) TDD
11 1 (2.13%) Android Development
11 1 (2.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
2 17 (36.17%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Java
6 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
7 7 (14.89%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 2 (4.26%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
Maidstone, Kent
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