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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 126 123 164
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 146 129 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.99% 1.93% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.05% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 137 121 80
Average salary £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £20,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,500 £28,050
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
6928 6299 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.59% 94.03% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5384 5961
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 90 £23,500 - 12
Cheshire +2 40 £24,250 -3.00% 10
Lancashire -3 10 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Merseyside +11 5 £22,000 +7.31% 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 157 (58.58%) .NET
2 155 (57.84%) C#
3 144 (53.73%) JavaScript
4 143 (53.36%) HTML
5 136 (50.75%) CSS
6 111 (41.42%) MVC
7 103 (38.43%) ASP.NET
8 91 (33.96%) SQL
8 91 (33.96%) jQuery
9 84 (31.34%) SQL Server
10 75 (27.99%) .NET Framework
11 67 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (21.27%) Microsoft
13 54 (20.15%) Degree
14 53 (19.78%) PHP
15 50 (18.66%) VB.NET
16 48 (17.91%) TDD
17 46 (17.16%) MySQL
17 46 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (15.67%) Java
19 41 (15.30%) Computer Science
20 40 (14.93%) XML
20 40 (14.93%) Scrum
21 38 (14.18%) Ajax
22 35 (13.06%) Visual Studio
23 34 (12.69%) Windows
23 34 (12.69%) WCF
24 33 (12.31%) WinForms
25 31 (11.57%) Web Application Development
26 30 (11.19%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (7.84%) CMS
2 12 (4.48%) WordPress
3 5 (1.87%) IIS
3 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.12%) Confluence
5 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) Mule
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.37%) Node.js
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.10%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) MS Office
6 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.37%) Tridion
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) Broadband
4 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.16%) MySQL
3 24 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.12%) MS Access
8 3 (1.12%) Big Data
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Anywhere
9 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.37%) EDMS
10 1 (0.37%) DataStage
10 1 (0.37%) DB2
10 1 (0.37%) DTS
Development Applications
1 35 (13.06%) Visual Studio
2 29 (10.82%) NUnit
2 29 (10.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 29 (10.82%) Moq
3 25 (9.33%) MSTest
4 17 (6.34%) Subversion
5 16 (5.97%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.24%) Maven
7 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.12%) JIRA
7 3 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.75%) Bower
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.37%) Ant
9 1 (0.37%) JUnit
General
1 13 (4.85%) Marketing
1 13 (4.85%) Finance
2 10 (3.73%) Retail
3 6 (2.24%) Legal
3 6 (2.24%) Advertising
3 6 (2.24%) Games
4 4 (1.49%) Back Office
5 3 (1.12%) Automotive
6 2 (0.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (58.58%) .NET
2 143 (53.36%) HTML
3 136 (50.75%) CSS
4 103 (38.43%) ASP.NET
5 91 (33.96%) jQuery
6 75 (27.99%) .NET Framework
7 46 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (14.93%) XML
9 38 (14.18%) Ajax
10 34 (12.69%) WCF
11 33 (12.31%) WinForms
12 30 (11.19%) HTML5
13 29 (10.82%) WPF
14 27 (10.07%) Web Services
15 25 (9.33%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (9.33%) Ninject
15 25 (9.33%) Spring.NET
15 25 (9.33%) Unity DI Container
16 22 (8.21%) JSON
17 21 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.30%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.33%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.48%) Open Source
5 8 (2.99%) User Experience
6 7 (2.61%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.61%) FMCG
7 4 (1.49%) Social Media
7 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.49%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.12%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.12%) Blog
8 3 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.75%) iPhone
9 2 (0.75%) Social Network
9 2 (0.75%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.37%) SCORM
10 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.69%) Windows
2 12 (4.48%) Linux
3 11 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.10%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.37%) UNIX
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (41.42%) MVC
2 67 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.91%) TDD
4 40 (14.93%) Scrum
5 31 (11.57%) Web Application Development
6 30 (11.19%) Web Development
7 29 (10.82%) Kanban
8 28 (10.45%) MVVM
8 28 (10.45%) OO
9 26 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (7.46%) E-Commerce
12 15 (5.60%) CRM
13 14 (5.22%) OOD
14 12 (4.48%) OOP
14 12 (4.48%) ERP
15 10 (3.73%) SEO
16 9 (3.36%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.36%) BDD
17 8 (2.99%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (57.84%) C#
2 144 (53.73%) JavaScript
3 91 (33.96%) SQL
4 53 (19.78%) PHP
5 50 (18.66%) VB.NET
6 42 (15.67%) Java
7 27 (10.07%) VB
8 10 (3.73%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.61%) Ruby
10 5 (1.87%) C++
10 5 (1.87%) Perl
11 4 (1.49%) PHP5
12 3 (1.12%) ABAP
13 2 (0.75%) Delphi
13 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.37%) JCL
14 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) C
14 1 (0.37%) Ada
Qualifications
1 54 (20.15%) Degree
2 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) QA
1 3 (1.12%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (21.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.97%) Google
3 8 (2.99%) Adobe
4 6 (2.24%) Oracle
5 4 (1.49%) SAP
6 3 (1.12%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.75%) Sybase
8 1 (0.37%) Teradata
8 1 (0.37%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) Telerik
8 1 (0.37%) Zend
8 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
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