The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 32 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 22 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.07% 1.32% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 1.36% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 11
Average salary £21,500 £19,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
427 442 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.39% 96.93% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 367 368 397
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £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 Lancashire

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Preston - 6 £27,500 - 2
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £40,000 -
Chorley - 3 £21,500 -
Accrington - 1 £22,500 -
Junior Developer
North West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) jQuery
5 10 (35.71%) PHP
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) OOP
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) User Experience
9 5 (17.86%) Content Management
9 5 (17.86%) WordPress
9 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) CMS
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) NUnit
10 4 (14.29%) Tandem
10 4 (14.29%) Scrum
10 4 (14.29%) SEO
10 4 (14.29%) Perl
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Social Media

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (17.86%) CMS
1 5 (17.86%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) LAMP
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) LINQ
6 4 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.29%) NHibernate
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 1 (3.57%) JSP
8 1 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) Symfony
8 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Tandem
2 4 (14.29%) Social Media
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) OOP
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Content Management
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) SEO
4 4 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) BDD
4 4 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.29%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) PHP
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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