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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 77 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.87% 1.48% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.52% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 8
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,500 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
772 856 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 97.72% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 743 727
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe
4 4 (36.36%) Joomla!
4 4 (36.36%) WordPress
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (36.36%) Joomla!
1 4 (36.36%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Moodle
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) PEAR
2 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
2 1 (9.09%) GDB
2 1 (9.09%) Trac
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
5 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Kindle
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OOP
1 3 (27.27%) OO
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) C
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) PHP5
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft