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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 63 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 15 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.99% 2.42% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.49% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 5
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,700 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,800 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
710 522 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.29% 97.03% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 616 443 560
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram 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 27 August 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 -14 7 £25,000 +11.11% 5
Taunton - 5 £20,000 -
Street - 2 £22,500 -
Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Junior Developer
South West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) Python
5 14 (35.90%) jQuery
6 12 (30.77%) Digital Media
6 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 11 (28.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 10 (25.64%) Scrum
9 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 9 (23.08%) Migration
9 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
11 7 (17.95%) C++
11 7 (17.95%) MySQL
11 7 (17.95%) Ruby
11 7 (17.95%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (15.38%) Degree
12 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.38%) TDD
12 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (15.38%) C
12 6 (15.38%) Perl
13 5 (12.82%) Debian
13 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
13 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (2.56%) Shockwave
2 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.56%) FishEye
General
1 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Django
7 3 (7.69%) Ajax
7 3 (7.69%) Flash
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
8 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) Swing
8 2 (5.13%) .NET
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
9 1 (2.56%) WPF
9 1 (2.56%) Ext JS
9 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
9 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Digital Media
2 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Open Source
4 3 (7.69%) Blog
5 2 (5.13%) Social Network
6 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.56%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) 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 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) Ruby
5 7 (17.95%) C++
6 6 (15.38%) C
6 6 (15.38%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) C#
7 3 (7.69%) ActionScript
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%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Macromedia
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