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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 60 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 3 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.60% 1.88% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.98% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 14
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,450 £25,700
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
464 556 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.36% 95.21% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 406 447 616
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015. 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 -3 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Junior Developer
South West

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) PHP5
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) Ajax
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) LAMP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Design
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (8.33%) Big Data
9 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (8.33%) C++
9 1 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (8.33%) ActionScript

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Shockwave
1 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Flash
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP5
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Macromedia