The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 27 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.08% 2.92% 8.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 3.10% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £24,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 129 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.22% 94.16% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 106 115 75
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £20,975 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Preston

Junior Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft