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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 80 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 5 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 2.89% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.97% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 12
Average salary £23,750 £24,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £18,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
808 875 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.06% 97.11% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 835 798
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 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 22 August 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) CSS
1 16 (66.67%) C#
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) Time Management
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) IIS
4 13 (54.17%) VB
5 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) LINQ
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Android
8 7 (29.17%) Android Development
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
10 4 (16.67%) Adobe
10 4 (16.67%) jQuery
11 3 (12.50%) CSS3
11 3 (12.50%) WordPress
11 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
11 3 (12.50%) CMS
11 3 (12.50%) Marketing
12 2 (8.33%) Ajax
12 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) WordPress
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (4.17%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) PEAR
1 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Trac
1 1 (4.17%) GDB
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) CSS
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) HTML5
3 9 (37.50%) LINQ
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) Symfony
7 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) LAMP
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Kindle
2 1 (4.17%) W3C
2 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Time Management
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Android Development
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) VB
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) C
6 2 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft