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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 67 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 9 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.19% 2.88% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 3.00% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 9
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 533 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.28% 96.04% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 591 459 569
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -20 5 £21,500 -8.51% 2
Yeovil +1 2 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Taunton -1 1 £22,000 +7.31%
Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Junior Developer
South West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 16 (41.03%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.21%) Python
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
7 10 (25.64%) Digital Media
8 9 (23.08%) User Experience
8 9 (23.08%) Migration
8 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Linux
9 8 (20.51%) MySQL
10 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
11 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 6 (15.38%) Open Source
12 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
12 5 (12.82%) Ruby
12 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
12 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (12.82%) Degree
12 5 (12.82%) HTML5
12 5 (12.82%) Debian
12 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) C++
13 4 (10.26%) ActionScript
13 4 (10.26%) C

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.13%) Shockwave
2 2 (5.13%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) FishEye
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) Flash
6 3 (7.69%) CSS3
7 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.13%) Django
7 2 (5.13%) LAMP
7 2 (5.13%) .NET
7 2 (5.13%) Swing
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 1 (2.56%) WPF
8 1 (2.56%) Ext JS
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Digital Media
2 9 (23.08%) User Experience
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.38%) Open Source
5 3 (7.69%) Blog
6 2 (5.13%) Social Network
6 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.56%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Debian
2 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Scrum
2 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) Ruby
5 5 (12.82%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 4 (10.26%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) ActionScript
7 3 (7.69%) C#
8 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) Fortran
9 1 (2.56%) PHP5
9 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Macromedia
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