The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 131 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 9 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.71% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 24
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2274 2104 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.22% 93.14% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1675 1594
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) SaaS
3 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) Ant
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) SolidWorks
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) AutoCAD
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) MicroStation

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (15.79%) AutoCAD
2 2 (10.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (10.53%) MicroStation
2 2 (10.53%) Solid Edge
3 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (5.26%) WebGL
4 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Kinect
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Research
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) CAD
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) XAML
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SolidWorks
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Autodesk
3 1 (5.26%) Sony
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