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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 66 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 29 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.97% 1.68% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 1.76% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 8
Average salary £24,750 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £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
926 1194 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.68% 95.52% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 837 962 909
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £24,000 - 1
Canterbury -6 3 £31,500 +40.00% 1
Dartford -2 2 £32,250 +38.70%
Rochester - 2 £27,500 -
Whitstable - 2 £22,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £24,500 - 1
Junior Developer
South East

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 38 (69.09%) HTML
2 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (60.00%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
5 23 (41.82%) ASP.NET
5 23 (41.82%) Degree
6 22 (40.00%) C#
7 21 (38.18%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) MVC
8 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
9 12 (21.82%) MySQL
9 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
10 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 11 (20.00%) XML
10 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.00%) jQuery
10 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (18.18%) PHP
11 10 (18.18%) Windows
11 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.18%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
12 9 (16.36%) Java
12 9 (16.36%) OO
12 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
13 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
13 8 (14.55%) Project Management
13 8 (14.55%) Web Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (10.91%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) WordPress
2 3 (5.45%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (3.64%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) MySQL
3 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Grunt
3 2 (3.64%) Bower
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (69.09%) HTML
2 33 (60.00%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 23 (41.82%) ASP.NET
5 11 (20.00%) XML
5 11 (20.00%) jQuery
6 7 (12.73%) JSON
6 7 (12.73%) CSS3
6 7 (12.73%) HTML5
7 5 (9.09%) REST
7 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 5 (9.09%) Spring
8 4 (7.27%) Web Services
8 4 (7.27%) LAMP
9 3 (5.45%) XHTML
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.64%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (3.64%) SVG
10 2 (3.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) Blog
5 2 (3.64%) GIS
5 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.64%) Physics
5 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) MVC
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 9 (16.36%) OO
5 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 8 (14.55%) Web Development
6 5 (9.09%) OOD
6 5 (9.09%) Data Management
7 4 (7.27%) Document Management
8 3 (5.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.45%) Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Analytics
9 2 (3.64%) Process Management
10 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.82%) Scrum
10 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (40.00%) C#
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 9 (16.36%) Java
7 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.45%) VB
9 2 (3.64%) VBA
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago