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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 167 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 89 145 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 1.98% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.08% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 73 131 113
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £28,500
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
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -32 51 £25,000 +6.38% 13
Cheshire -8 26 £25,000 - 4
Lancashire 0 8 £23,750 -20.83% 5
Merseyside +6 4 £22,500 -4.25% 1
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 127 (57.99%) HTML
2 119 (54.34%) CSS
3 108 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 103 (47.03%) C#
5 92 (42.01%) .NET
6 85 (38.81%) MVC
7 74 (33.79%) ASP.NET
8 73 (33.33%) jQuery
9 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (27.40%) SQL Server
11 54 (24.66%) SQL
12 51 (23.29%) Degree
13 48 (21.92%) PHP
14 46 (21.00%) Web Development
15 45 (20.55%) MySQL
16 43 (19.63%) VB.NET
17 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (16.89%) OO
19 35 (15.98%) Microsoft
20 34 (15.53%) Computer Science
21 33 (15.07%) Scrum
22 32 (14.61%) TDD
22 32 (14.61%) HTML5
23 31 (14.16%) .NET Framework
24 30 (13.70%) VB
25 29 (13.24%) WinForms
25 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
25 29 (13.24%) AngularJS
26 27 (12.33%) NUnit
26 27 (12.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (9.59%) WordPress
2 12 (5.48%) IIS
3 11 (5.02%) CMS
4 9 (4.11%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.37%) Node.js
6 3 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.91%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.91%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.91%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.46%) Apache
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.11%) MS Office
3 7 (3.20%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.91%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (5.02%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.37%) GitHub
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 45 (20.55%) MySQL
3 19 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.37%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.91%) Big Data
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) MS Access
10 1 (0.46%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (12.33%) NUnit
2 24 (10.96%) MSTest
2 24 (10.96%) Rhino Mocks
2 24 (10.96%) Moq
3 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.94%) Maven
4 13 (5.94%) Ant
5 10 (4.57%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.37%) Subversion
8 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.37%) Grunt
8 3 (1.37%) PhpStorm
9 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.91%) Mockito
9 2 (0.91%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (5.94%) Games
1 13 (5.94%) Marketing
2 12 (5.48%) Finance
3 10 (4.57%) Retail
4 2 (0.91%) Law
4 2 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (57.99%) HTML
2 119 (54.34%) CSS
3 92 (42.01%) .NET
4 74 (33.79%) ASP.NET
5 73 (33.33%) jQuery
6 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (14.61%) HTML5
8 31 (14.16%) .NET Framework
9 29 (13.24%) WinForms
9 29 (13.24%) AngularJS
10 25 (11.42%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (11.42%) WCF
10 25 (11.42%) WPF
11 24 (10.96%) Ninject
11 24 (10.96%) Spring.NET
11 24 (10.96%) Unity DI Container
12 17 (7.76%) CSS3
13 16 (7.31%) Spring
14 14 (6.39%) J2EE
15 13 (5.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.53%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.96%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (7.76%) Mobile App
4 16 (7.31%) Social Media
5 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.11%) User Experience
7 8 (3.65%) Blog
8 7 (3.20%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.74%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.83%) NHS
11 3 (1.37%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.91%) Animation
12 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.91%) Online Games
12 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.33%) Windows
2 8 (3.65%) Linux
3 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.81%) MVC
2 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.00%) Web Development
4 37 (16.89%) OO
5 33 (15.07%) Scrum
6 32 (14.61%) TDD
7 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (12.33%) Web Application Development
9 25 (11.42%) MVVM
10 24 (10.96%) Kanban
10 24 (10.96%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (10.96%) OOP
11 13 (5.94%) SEO
12 12 (5.48%) Content Management
12 12 (5.48%) SDLC
13 11 (5.02%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (5.02%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.11%) Web Design
14 9 (4.11%) Software Engineering
15 8 (3.65%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 108 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 103 (47.03%) C#
3 54 (24.66%) SQL
4 48 (21.92%) PHP
5 43 (19.63%) VB.NET
6 30 (13.70%) VB
7 25 (11.42%) Java
8 11 (5.02%) CoffeeScript
9 10 (4.57%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.65%) Perl
10 8 (3.65%) VBA
11 5 (2.28%) C++
12 4 (1.83%) ABAP
13 3 (1.37%) PHP5
14 2 (0.91%) VBScript
14 2 (0.91%) XPath
15 1 (0.46%) C
15 1 (0.46%) R
15 1 (0.46%) VC++
15 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (23.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
Vendors
1 35 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.65%) Zend
2 8 (3.65%) Oracle
3 5 (2.28%) Google
4 4 (1.83%) SAP
5 3 (1.37%) IBM
6 2 (0.91%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.91%) Facebook
6 2 (0.91%) Twitter
6 2 (0.91%) Adobe
6 2 (0.91%) Software AG
6 2 (0.91%) webMethods
6 2 (0.91%) Sony
7 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
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Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley
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Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool
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Salary: £11000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Altrincham
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Wigan
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
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