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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 137 157 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 125 86 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.71% 1.28% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.35% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 120 81 207
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +24 79 £23,500 +9.30% 7
Cheshire -3 28 £25,000 - 7
Merseyside +12 10 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Lancashire -6 8 £23,750 +3.26% 3
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 164 (60.74%) .NET
2 162 (60.00%) C#
3 143 (52.96%) HTML
4 139 (51.48%) JavaScript
5 128 (47.41%) MVC
6 127 (47.04%) CSS
7 115 (42.59%) ASP.NET
8 103 (38.15%) jQuery
9 86 (31.85%) SQL
9 86 (31.85%) .NET Framework
10 82 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (29.63%) SQL Server
12 60 (22.22%) MySQL
13 59 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (20.37%) PHP
15 49 (18.15%) TDD
16 47 (17.41%) Degree
17 46 (17.04%) WCF
18 45 (16.67%) VB.NET
18 45 (16.67%) Ajax
19 44 (16.30%) XML
19 44 (16.30%) Scrum
19 44 (16.30%) WinForms
20 43 (15.93%) Windows
20 43 (15.93%) Computer Science
21 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
22 39 (14.44%) Web Services
23 38 (14.07%) OO
23 38 (14.07%) WPF
23 38 (14.07%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (10.00%) CMS
2 25 (9.26%) WordPress
3 17 (6.30%) Joomla!
4 13 (4.81%) Confluence
5 10 (3.70%) Drupal
5 10 (3.70%) IIS
6 7 (2.59%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.48%) Node.js
8 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.37%) Mule
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.74%) MS Office
6 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Zen Cart
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.96%) Internet
2 7 (2.59%) SSH
3 3 (1.11%) HTTP
4 2 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) Extranet
5 1 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 60 (22.22%) MySQL
3 25 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.59%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.11%) Big Data
11 2 (0.74%) MS Access
12 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.37%) DTS
12 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 35 (12.96%) NUnit
2 34 (12.59%) Rhino Mocks
2 34 (12.59%) Moq
3 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
4 30 (11.11%) MSTest
5 28 (10.37%) Visual Studio
6 20 (7.41%) JIRA
7 17 (6.30%) Subversion
8 13 (4.81%) Mercurial
8 13 (4.81%) Bitbucket
9 11 (4.07%) Flash Builder
10 6 (2.22%) Maven
11 5 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.11%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.74%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.74%) Bower
15 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.37%) Phing
General
1 13 (4.81%) Automotive
2 12 (4.44%) Finance
2 12 (4.44%) Retail
3 10 (3.70%) Marketing
4 9 (3.33%) Games
5 8 (2.96%) Advertising
6 4 (1.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (60.74%) .NET
2 143 (52.96%) HTML
3 127 (47.04%) CSS
4 115 (42.59%) ASP.NET
5 103 (38.15%) jQuery
6 86 (31.85%) .NET Framework
7 59 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (17.04%) WCF
9 45 (16.67%) Ajax
10 44 (16.30%) WinForms
10 44 (16.30%) XML
11 39 (14.44%) Web Services
12 38 (14.07%) WPF
13 34 (12.59%) HTML5
14 30 (11.11%) Spring.NET
14 30 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
14 30 (11.11%) Ninject
14 30 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
15 24 (8.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 24 (8.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.93%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (7.04%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.59%) Open Source
5 7 (2.59%) User Experience
5 7 (2.59%) Photography
6 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.74%) W3C
9 2 (0.74%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
9 2 (0.74%) Social Network
9 2 (0.74%) iPhone
10 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.37%) Blog
10 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.93%) Windows
2 17 (6.30%) Linux
3 6 (2.22%) Android
3 6 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.74%) UNIX
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (47.41%) MVC
2 82 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (18.15%) TDD
4 44 (16.30%) Scrum
5 38 (14.07%) OO
5 38 (14.07%) Web Application Development
6 35 (12.96%) MVVM
7 34 (12.59%) Kanban
8 32 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (11.48%) OOP
10 30 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
11 27 (10.00%) Web Development
12 26 (9.63%) Web Design
12 26 (9.63%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.81%) OOD
15 9 (3.33%) CRM
16 8 (2.96%) Time Management
16 8 (2.96%) OO PHP
16 8 (2.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (60.00%) C#
2 139 (51.48%) JavaScript
3 86 (31.85%) SQL
4 55 (20.37%) PHP
5 45 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 37 (13.70%) Java
7 27 (10.00%) VB
8 11 (4.07%) PHP5
9 8 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.85%) C++
11 3 (1.11%) Delphi
11 3 (1.11%) C
11 3 (1.11%) Perl
11 3 (1.11%) ABAP
11 3 (1.11%) Python
11 3 (1.11%) Ruby
12 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.37%) Ada
13 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (17.41%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.78%) Adobe
3 9 (3.33%) Oracle
4 4 (1.48%) SAP
5 3 (1.11%) Google
5 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.37%) Zend
7 1 (0.37%) Cognos
7 1 (0.37%) Sybase
7 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
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