The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 124 124 161
Rank change year-on-year
0 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 138 124 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.88% 1.81% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.92% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 128 117 84
Average salary £23,500 £23,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6959 6446 7140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 93.92% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 5546 6124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Manchester -4 86 £23,500 - 14
Cheshire -5 35 £25,000 +4.16% 7
Lancashire +4 11 £35,000 +62.79%
Merseyside +2 5 £22,000 +2.32% 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 149 (57.98%) .NET
2 146 (56.81%) C#
3 138 (53.70%) JavaScript
4 133 (51.75%) HTML
5 126 (49.03%) CSS
6 104 (40.47%) MVC
7 98 (38.13%) ASP.NET
8 89 (34.63%) SQL
9 88 (34.24%) jQuery
10 82 (31.91%) SQL Server
11 73 (28.40%) .NET Framework
12 70 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (21.40%) Microsoft
14 52 (20.23%) Degree
15 49 (19.07%) TDD
15 49 (19.07%) VB.NET
16 47 (18.29%) PHP
17 45 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (17.12%) Java
19 42 (16.34%) MySQL
20 40 (15.56%) Scrum
21 39 (15.18%) Computer Science
22 37 (14.40%) XML
23 35 (13.62%) Ajax
23 35 (13.62%) Windows
24 33 (12.84%) WinForms
24 33 (12.84%) WCF
25 32 (12.45%) Web Application Development
26 30 (11.67%) Web Development
27 29 (11.28%) NUnit

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (7.00%) CMS
2 12 (4.67%) WordPress
3 5 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) Mule
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.39%) nginx
6 1 (0.39%) Node.js
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.11%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Tridion
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.73%) Internet
2 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 42 (16.34%) MySQL
3 23 (8.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (8.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.17%) MS Access
10 3 (1.17%) Big Data
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Anywhere
11 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.39%) DataStage
12 1 (0.39%) EDMS
12 1 (0.39%) DB2
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (11.28%) NUnit
1 29 (11.28%) Rhino Mocks
1 29 (11.28%) Moq
2 28 (10.89%) Visual Studio
3 25 (9.73%) MSTest
4 17 (6.61%) Subversion
5 14 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.33%) Maven
7 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.78%) Bower
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.78%) JIRA
8 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.78%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.39%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.39%) Ant
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 14 (5.45%) Finance
2 11 (4.28%) Retail
3 9 (3.50%) Marketing
4 8 (3.11%) Advertising
5 6 (2.33%) Legal
5 6 (2.33%) Games
6 4 (1.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.78%) Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (57.98%) .NET
2 133 (51.75%) HTML
3 126 (49.03%) CSS
4 98 (38.13%) ASP.NET
5 88 (34.24%) jQuery
6 73 (28.40%) .NET Framework
7 45 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (14.40%) XML
9 35 (13.62%) Ajax
10 33 (12.84%) WinForms
10 33 (12.84%) WCF
11 28 (10.89%) HTML5
11 28 (10.89%) WPF
12 25 (9.73%) Web Services
12 25 (9.73%) Castle Windsor
12 25 (9.73%) Ninject
12 25 (9.73%) Spring.NET
12 25 (9.73%) Unity DI Container
13 23 (8.95%) Spring
14 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.73%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (4.67%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.28%) Open Source
5 8 (3.11%) User Experience
6 7 (2.72%) FMCG
7 6 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.56%) Social Media
8 4 (1.56%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.17%) iPhone
9 3 (1.17%) Blog
9 3 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Social Network
10 2 (0.78%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.62%) Windows
2 14 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 14 (5.45%) Android
3 12 (4.67%) Linux
4 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.78%) UNIX
4 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.47%) MVC
2 70 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.07%) TDD
4 40 (15.56%) Scrum
5 32 (12.45%) Web Application Development
6 30 (11.67%) Web Development
7 29 (11.28%) Kanban
8 27 (10.51%) OO
8 27 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.51%) MVVM
9 25 (9.73%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (7.39%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.23%) CRM
12 15 (5.84%) OOD
13 12 (4.67%) ERP
14 11 (4.28%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.28%) iOS Development
15 9 (3.50%) OOP
15 9 (3.50%) SEO
15 9 (3.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 146 (56.81%) C#
2 138 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 89 (34.63%) SQL
4 49 (19.07%) VB.NET
5 47 (18.29%) PHP
6 44 (17.12%) Java
7 27 (10.51%) VB
8 10 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.11%) Ruby
10 5 (1.95%) C++
10 5 (1.95%) Perl
11 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.17%) ABAP
12 2 (0.78%) PHP5
12 2 (0.78%) Delphi
13 1 (0.39%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.39%) Prolog
13 1 (0.39%) JCL
13 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (20.23%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.00%) Google
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle
3 6 (2.33%) Adobe
4 3 (1.17%) SAP
4 3 (1.17%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.78%) Sybase
6 1 (0.39%) Teradata
6 1 (0.39%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) Telerik
6 1 (0.39%) Zend
6 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.39%) Sencha
6 1 (0.39%) Appcelerator
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago