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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 83 76 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.02% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.15% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 13
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 £22,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,750 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
842 872 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.46% 96.35% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 700 744 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) Life Science
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (27.27%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) HL7
5 2 (18.18%) Drupal
5 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
1 2 (18.18%) Moodle
1 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) PEAR
3 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Trac
3 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (27.27%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Symfony
6 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Life Science
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) PHP5
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe