The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 120 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 133 123 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.86% 1.70% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.79% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 112 114
Average salary £24,000 £23,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,950 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Developer
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +5 87 £22,500 -8.16% 8
Cheshire 0 30 £25,000 +4.16% 6
Lancashire +2 8 £27,000 +28.57%
Merseyside -3 8 £25,000 +16.27%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 125 (53.65%) .NET
2 124 (53.22%) HTML
3 123 (52.79%) C#
4 119 (51.07%) JavaScript
5 118 (50.64%) CSS
6 95 (40.77%) ASP.NET
7 86 (36.91%) MVC
8 81 (34.76%) SQL
9 65 (27.90%) jQuery
10 58 (24.89%) Degree
10 58 (24.89%) SQL Server
11 54 (23.18%) .NET Framework
12 51 (21.89%) Microsoft
13 50 (21.46%) VB.NET
14 48 (20.60%) Java
15 46 (19.74%) PHP
15 46 (19.74%) TDD
15 46 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 44 (18.88%) Computer Science
17 42 (18.03%) MySQL
17 42 (18.03%) Scrum
18 41 (17.60%) Windows
19 37 (15.88%) WinForms
19 37 (15.88%) Web Application Development
20 33 (14.16%) Rhino Mocks
20 33 (14.16%) Moq
20 33 (14.16%) WCF
20 33 (14.16%) Kanban
20 33 (14.16%) NUnit
21 30 (12.88%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (8.58%) CMS
2 15 (6.44%) WordPress
3 6 (2.58%) SAS
4 4 (1.72%) IIS
5 3 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.43%) Mule
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.43%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Tridion
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.16%) Internet
2 6 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.86%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) Broadband
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 42 (18.03%) MySQL
3 11 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.29%) MS Access
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Anywhere
8 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.86%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.43%) DataStage
9 1 (0.43%) EDMS
9 1 (0.43%) DB2
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (14.16%) Rhino Mocks
1 33 (14.16%) Moq
1 33 (14.16%) NUnit
2 29 (12.45%) MSTest
3 19 (8.15%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.44%) Subversion
5 8 (3.43%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.29%) Maven
8 2 (0.86%) Xcode
8 2 (0.86%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (9.87%) Finance
2 10 (4.29%) Advertising
3 9 (3.86%) Marketing
4 8 (3.43%) Retail
5 6 (2.58%) Legal
5 6 (2.58%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.15%) Games
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (53.65%) .NET
2 124 (53.22%) HTML
3 118 (50.64%) CSS
4 95 (40.77%) ASP.NET
5 65 (27.90%) jQuery
6 54 (23.18%) .NET Framework
7 46 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (15.88%) WinForms
9 33 (14.16%) WCF
10 29 (12.45%) Spring.NET
10 29 (12.45%) WPF
10 29 (12.45%) Castle Windsor
10 29 (12.45%) Ninject
10 29 (12.45%) Razor View Engine
10 29 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 29 (12.45%) Unity DI Container
11 27 (11.59%) XML
11 27 (11.59%) HTML5
12 24 (10.30%) Spring
13 18 (7.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.88%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.45%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.15%) Open Source
4 8 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.00%) FMCG
6 6 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.72%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.72%) Social Media
8 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.29%) Animation
8 3 (1.29%) Blog
9 2 (0.86%) iPhone
9 2 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.86%) NHS
10 1 (0.43%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.43%) New Media
10 1 (0.43%) Xbox
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.60%) Windows
2 12 (5.15%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.72%) Linux
4 10 (4.29%) Android
5 7 (3.00%) UNIX
6 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.91%) MVC
2 46 (19.74%) TDD
3 42 (18.03%) Scrum
4 37 (15.88%) Web Application Development
5 33 (14.16%) Kanban
6 30 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (12.88%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (12.45%) MVVM
8 28 (12.02%) Web Development
9 23 (9.87%) OO
10 22 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (9.01%) E-Commerce
12 14 (6.01%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.01%) CRM
13 11 (4.72%) iOS Development
13 11 (4.72%) OOD
13 11 (4.72%) ERP
13 11 (4.72%) SEO
14 8 (3.43%) OOP
14 8 (3.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 123 (52.79%) C#
2 119 (51.07%) JavaScript
3 81 (34.76%) SQL
4 50 (21.46%) VB.NET
5 48 (20.60%) Java
6 46 (19.74%) PHP
7 29 (12.45%) VB
8 9 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.58%) Prolog
10 5 (2.15%) C++
10 5 (2.15%) Ruby
11 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.29%) Perl
13 2 (0.86%) PHP5
14 1 (0.43%) JCL
14 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.43%) Delphi
14 1 (0.43%) C
14 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.43%) Ada
Qualifications
1 58 (24.89%) Degree
2 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.72%) MCP
4 3 (1.29%) MCAD
4 3 (1.29%) MCSD
4 3 (1.29%) MCTS
4 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.29%) QA
1 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 51 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.73%) Google
3 6 (2.58%) Oracle
3 6 (2.58%) Adobe
3 6 (2.58%) Sencha
4 3 (1.29%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.86%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.86%) Sybase
5 2 (0.86%) Sun
6 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.43%) Sony
6 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.43%) Teradata
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Telerik
6 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
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