The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 65 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 10 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 1.58% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.62% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 15
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Junior Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
677 925 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.42% 97.16% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 605 819 714
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Oxford region.

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 29 (80.56%) Degree
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 25 (69.44%) SQL
4 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (55.56%) .NET
5 20 (55.56%) HTML
6 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
7 18 (50.00%) CSS
8 10 (27.78%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) C++
9 8 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (22.22%) Web Development
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
11 6 (16.67%) Ruby
11 6 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (16.67%) jQuery
12 5 (13.89%) Hedge funds
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
12 5 (13.89%) Equities
12 5 (13.89%) Derivative
12 5 (13.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
12 5 (13.89%) Python
12 5 (13.89%) UNIX
13 4 (11.11%) Perl
13 4 (11.11%) ClearCase
13 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Project
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (11.11%) JSF
4 4 (11.11%) JSP
4 4 (11.11%) Struts
4 4 (11.11%) J2EE
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Hedge funds
2 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
2 5 (13.89%) Equities
2 5 (13.89%) Derivative
2 5 (13.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) OO
1 8 (22.22%) Web Development
2 4 (11.11%) UML
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) Workflow
2 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (2.78%) MVC
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) TDD
4 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.78%) BDD
4 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) C++
4 10 (27.78%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (13.89%) Python
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) TIBCO