The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 53 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 10 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.10% 1.22% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.30% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Average salary £28,750 £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.90% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,250 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 461 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.18% 93.70% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 367 411 424
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Developer
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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
Preston +5 4 £22,500 +9.75%
Junior Developer
North West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) Retail
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Struts
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (20.00%) WinForms
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Struts
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ABAP
7 1 (6.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP