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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 151 173 95
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 97 71 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.08% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.13% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 199
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,400 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Manchester +17 62 £24,000 +17.07% 19
Cheshire -16 19 £25,000 - 5
Merseyside +16 8 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Lancashire 0 8 £20,750 -12.63% 5
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 151 (61.89%) .NET
2 150 (61.48%) C#
3 129 (52.87%) HTML
4 128 (52.46%) JavaScript
5 116 (47.54%) MVC
6 113 (46.31%) CSS
7 105 (43.03%) ASP.NET
8 94 (38.52%) jQuery
9 81 (33.20%) .NET Framework
10 80 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (30.74%) SQL
12 72 (29.51%) SQL Server
13 57 (23.36%) MySQL
14 55 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 51 (20.90%) PHP
16 49 (20.08%) TDD
17 48 (19.67%) WCF
18 45 (18.44%) WinForms
19 44 (18.03%) VB.NET
19 44 (18.03%) Windows
19 44 (18.03%) Computer Science
19 44 (18.03%) Ajax
20 43 (17.62%) Scrum
21 41 (16.80%) Degree
22 40 (16.39%) XML
23 39 (15.98%) WPF
24 37 (15.16%) Web Services
24 37 (15.16%) Web Application Development
25 36 (14.75%) MVVM
26 35 (14.34%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 25 (10.25%) CMS
2 24 (9.84%) WordPress
3 17 (6.97%) Joomla!
4 14 (5.74%) Confluence
5 10 (4.10%) Drupal
6 9 (3.69%) IIS
7 6 (2.46%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.64%) Node.js
9 1 (0.41%) JBoss
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.10%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.23%) MS Office
6 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.82%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Zen Cart
2 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.34%) Internet
2 7 (2.87%) SSH
3 3 (1.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 57 (23.36%) MySQL
3 24 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.51%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.87%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.23%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.41%) Cognos Report Studio
12 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.41%) Big Data
12 1 (0.41%) MS Access
12 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.41%) DTS
12 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (14.34%) NUnit
2 33 (13.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 33 (13.52%) Moq
3 32 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 31 (12.70%) MSTest
5 26 (10.66%) Visual Studio
6 21 (8.61%) JIRA
7 16 (6.56%) Subversion
8 14 (5.74%) Mercurial
8 14 (5.74%) Bitbucket
9 11 (4.51%) Flash Builder
10 5 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.64%) Maven
11 4 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.23%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.82%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.82%) Bower
14 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.41%) Grunt
14 1 (0.41%) Gradle
General
1 14 (5.74%) Automotive
2 12 (4.92%) Marketing
3 10 (4.10%) Finance
4 8 (3.28%) Retail
5 7 (2.87%) Advertising
6 6 (2.46%) Games
7 4 (1.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (61.89%) .NET
2 129 (52.87%) HTML
3 113 (46.31%) CSS
4 105 (43.03%) ASP.NET
5 94 (38.52%) jQuery
6 81 (33.20%) .NET Framework
7 55 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (19.67%) WCF
9 45 (18.44%) WinForms
10 44 (18.03%) Ajax
11 40 (16.39%) XML
12 39 (15.98%) WPF
13 37 (15.16%) Web Services
14 32 (13.11%) HTML5
15 31 (12.70%) Spring.NET
15 31 (12.70%) Castle Windsor
15 31 (12.70%) Ninject
15 31 (12.70%) Unity DI Container
16 24 (9.84%) CSS3
17 23 (9.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 31 (12.70%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.87%) User Experience
5 7 (2.87%) Photography
6 3 (1.23%) Open Source
7 2 (0.82%) iPhone
7 2 (0.82%) Social Network
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.82%) W3C
7 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.41%) SCORM
8 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.41%) Tandem
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.03%) Windows
2 17 (6.97%) Linux
3 6 (2.46%) Android
3 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.82%) UNIX
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (47.54%) MVC
2 80 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (20.08%) TDD
4 43 (17.62%) Scrum
5 37 (15.16%) Web Application Development
6 36 (14.75%) MVVM
7 35 (14.34%) OO
8 34 (13.93%) OOP
9 33 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (13.52%) Kanban
10 31 (12.70%) Dependency Injection
11 26 (10.66%) Web Design
11 26 (10.66%) Web Development
12 25 (10.25%) E-Commerce
13 14 (5.74%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.69%) OOD
14 9 (3.69%) Time Management
15 8 (3.28%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.28%) OO PHP
16 6 (2.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 150 (61.48%) C#
2 128 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 75 (30.74%) SQL
4 51 (20.90%) PHP
5 44 (18.03%) VB.NET
6 30 (12.30%) Java
7 27 (11.07%) VB
8 11 (4.51%) PHP5
9 8 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.05%) C++
11 4 (1.64%) Delphi
12 3 (1.23%) Python
12 3 (1.23%) Perl
12 3 (1.23%) ABAP
12 3 (1.23%) Ruby
13 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.82%) C
14 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 41 (16.80%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.61%) Adobe
3 6 (2.46%) Oracle
4 4 (1.64%) Google
4 4 (1.64%) SAP
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.41%) Facebook
6 1 (0.41%) Cognos
6 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.41%) Zend
6 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £21,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Modis International - London
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago