The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 58 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 21 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.08% 0.59% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 0.62% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 26
Average salary £27,500 £23,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +1.06%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Junior Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 802 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 94.91% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 574 710 822
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
3 28 (68.29%) C#
3 28 (68.29%) .NET
3 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
4 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
5 25 (60.98%) CSS
5 25 (60.98%) HTML
5 25 (60.98%) MVC
6 18 (43.90%) Retail
6 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (26.83%) Java
8 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) TDD
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
10 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 5 (12.20%) UNIX
11 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.76%) Java SE
12 4 (9.76%) Java EE
12 4 (9.76%) Degree
12 4 (9.76%) JSON
12 4 (9.76%) Legal
12 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
12 4 (9.76%) XML
12 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
12 4 (9.76%) UX Design

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) Log4j
General
1 18 (43.90%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) .NET
1 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
2 25 (60.98%) CSS
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) Java SE
4 4 (9.76%) Java EE
4 4 (9.76%) JSON
4 4 (9.76%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 2 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.44%) XHTML
7 1 (2.44%) LAMP
7 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.76%) User Experience
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) UX Design
6 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Android Development
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
7 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
7 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 1 (2.44%) OO
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Pay per click
8 1 (2.44%) Web Design
8 1 (2.44%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
2 28 (68.29%) C#
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Sencha
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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