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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 107 157 120
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 152 102 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.35% 1.44% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 1.50% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 85 145
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £30,000
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
6172 6782 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 95.53% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 5486 5934
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 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
Manchester +34 88 £26,500 +17.77% 8
Cheshire +12 27 £25,000 - 8
Lancashire +19 20 £21,500 +11.68% 3
Merseyside +14 8 £24,000 -12.72%
Cumbria -1 7 £19,000 -11.62%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 152 (61.04%) HTML
2 149 (59.84%) C#
3 145 (58.23%) .NET
4 127 (51.00%) CSS
5 120 (48.19%) JavaScript
6 116 (46.59%) ASP.NET
7 100 (40.16%) MVC
8 96 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (32.53%) SQL
10 80 (32.13%) jQuery
11 64 (25.70%) SQL Server
12 61 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 60 (24.10%) PHP
14 55 (22.09%) .NET Framework
15 53 (21.29%) MySQL
16 48 (19.28%) VB.NET
17 46 (18.47%) Scrum
17 46 (18.47%) Degree
18 44 (17.67%) WinForms
18 44 (17.67%) TDD
19 43 (17.27%) Computer Science
20 42 (16.87%) WCF
20 42 (16.87%) Windows
21 40 (16.06%) OOP
22 39 (15.66%) NUnit
22 39 (15.66%) HTML5
23 37 (14.86%) OO
23 37 (14.86%) Web Application Development
24 35 (14.06%) Kanban
24 35 (14.06%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (8.84%) CMS
1 22 (8.84%) WordPress
2 17 (6.83%) Joomla!
3 15 (6.02%) IIS
4 10 (4.02%) Confluence
4 10 (4.02%) Umbraco
5 8 (3.21%) Drupal
6 5 (2.01%) Node.js
7 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.40%) MODX
Applications
1 20 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.22%) MS Office
3 11 (4.42%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Zen Cart
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.01%) GitHub
2 5 (2.01%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.45%) Internet
2 6 (2.41%) SSH
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.70%) SQL Server
2 53 (21.29%) MySQL
3 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.40%) Big Data
11 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.40%) MS Access
11 1 (0.40%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (15.66%) NUnit
2 35 (14.06%) Rhino Mocks
2 35 (14.06%) Moq
3 31 (12.45%) MSTest
4 28 (11.24%) Git (software)
5 16 (6.43%) JIRA
6 13 (5.22%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.02%) Ant
7 10 (4.02%) Maven
7 10 (4.02%) Mercurial
7 10 (4.02%) Bitbucket
8 9 (3.61%) Subversion
9 6 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.41%) Flash Builder
10 5 (2.01%) PhpStorm
11 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.20%) Grunt
11 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.80%) JUnit
12 2 (0.80%) Mockito
General
1 23 (9.24%) Finance
2 14 (5.62%) Marketing
3 10 (4.02%) Retail
3 10 (4.02%) Automotive
4 6 (2.41%) Advertising
4 6 (2.41%) Games
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (61.04%) HTML
2 145 (58.23%) .NET
3 127 (51.00%) CSS
4 116 (46.59%) ASP.NET
5 80 (32.13%) jQuery
6 61 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (22.09%) .NET Framework
8 44 (17.67%) WinForms
9 42 (16.87%) WCF
10 39 (15.66%) HTML5
11 35 (14.06%) WPF
12 32 (12.85%) Castle Windsor
13 31 (12.45%) Ninject
13 31 (12.45%) Unity DI Container
13 31 (12.45%) Spring.NET
14 26 (10.44%) CSS3
14 26 (10.44%) Web Services
15 23 (9.24%) XML
16 22 (8.84%) Ajax
17 21 (8.43%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 31 (12.45%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.62%) Social Media
5 11 (4.42%) User Experience
6 6 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.41%) Photography
7 4 (1.61%) Tandem
7 4 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.20%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.40%) Open Source
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.87%) Windows
2 22 (8.84%) Linux
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.80%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (40.16%) MVC
2 96 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (18.47%) Scrum
4 44 (17.67%) TDD
5 40 (16.06%) OOP
6 37 (14.86%) OO
6 37 (14.86%) Web Application Development
7 35 (14.06%) Kanban
8 34 (13.65%) MVVM
8 34 (13.65%) Web Development
9 33 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (12.45%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (10.04%) Web Design
11 25 (10.04%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.82%) SEO
13 11 (4.42%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.02%) Time Management
14 10 (4.02%) OO PHP
14 10 (4.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 149 (59.84%) C#
2 120 (48.19%) JavaScript
3 81 (32.53%) SQL
4 60 (24.10%) PHP
5 48 (19.28%) VB.NET
6 32 (12.85%) VB
6 32 (12.85%) Java
7 11 (4.42%) PHP5
8 10 (4.02%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.21%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (2.41%) Perl
11 5 (2.01%) C++
12 3 (1.20%) Delphi
12 3 (1.20%) VBScript
12 3 (1.20%) Python
13 2 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.80%) XPath
14 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.40%) R
14 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (18.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) HL7
Vendors
1 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.22%) Adobe
3 9 (3.61%) Zend
4 7 (2.81%) Oracle
5 6 (2.41%) Google
6 4 (1.61%) Twitter
7 3 (1.20%) Facebook
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.40%) Yahoo!
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