The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 73 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.56% 1.18% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.21% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
700 660 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.36% 97.06% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 594 553 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (44.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) C#
7 8 (32.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) COM
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
8 7 (28.00%) Ajax
8 7 (28.00%) Resource Management
8 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
8 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (28.00%) DRM
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
10 5 (20.00%) VB
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.00%) MVC
12 3 (12.00%) Workflow

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) CppUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
1 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) COM
5 7 (28.00%) Ajax
5 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
6 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) Swing
7 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.00%) Java EE
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (8.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Xbox
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) DRM
2 7 (28.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Kofax
3 1 (4.00%) Pega
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe