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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 132 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 11 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.87% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.91% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 32
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1984 2305 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.21% 95.72% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1591 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 10 (40.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) SaaS
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) C#
8 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) PHP
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.00%) CMS
10 4 (16.00%) Web Design
10 4 (16.00%) Adobe
10 4 (16.00%) OOP
10 4 (16.00%) OO
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
10 4 (16.00%) Social Media
10 4 (16.00%) WordPress
10 4 (16.00%) LESS

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) CMS
1 4 (16.00%) Drupal
1 4 (16.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.00%) QlikView
5 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) gulp
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) XML
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (16.00%) LESS
7 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.00%) WPF
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.00%) Haml
10 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
10 1 (4.00%) React
10 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Social Media
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) OOP
3 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (16.00%) Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.00%) B2B
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Software Optimisation
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
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