The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 206 237 230
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1453 1501 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.41% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.46% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1389 1372
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Developer
Salary Trend

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 1384 £27,500 - 200
London +18 499 £32,500 -7.14% 65
South East +12 267 £27,500 - 32
North West +22 141 £25,000 - 17
West Midlands +26 127 £25,000 - 19
City of London +65 119 £35,000 +7.69% 8
South West +53 110 £25,000 - 15
East Midlands +15 92 £24,000 -5.88% 14
Manchester +16 82 £25,000 +2.04% 10
Yorkshire +24 75 £25,000 +11.11% 14
East of England -26 73 £29,000 +16.00% 22
Hampshire -13 60 £27,500 +10.00% 8
Surrey +28 58 £26,000 -3.70% 4
Bristol +45 51 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Berkshire +7 46 £30,000 +9.09% 5
West Yorkshire +5 41 £27,250 +21.11% 8
Cheshire +23 39 £25,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +22 38 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Hertfordshire +13 36 £28,500 -6.55% 6
Birmingham -9 36 £26,000 +4.00% 7
West Sussex +27 32 £29,000 +5.45% 5
Northamptonshire +18 32 £23,500 +9.30% 8
Leeds +19 30 £27,500 +19.56% 6
Reading +46 24 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Leicestershire +10 24 £24,000 -7.69% 3
Milton Keynes +20 23 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Basingstoke +9 22 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Wales -12 22 £24,000 -2.04% 3
Dorset +34 20 £25,000 +6.38% 6
Leicester +3 20 £24,000 -7.69% 2

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Junior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 1424 (50.86%) C#
2 1333 (47.61%) .NET
3 1292 (46.14%) JavaScript
4 1163 (41.54%) HTML
5 1008 (36.00%) CSS
6 968 (34.57%) SQL
7 918 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
8 902 (32.21%) ASP.NET
9 887 (31.68%) MVC
10 849 (30.32%) SQL Server
11 775 (27.68%) Degree
12 659 (23.54%) Java
13 634 (22.64%) Computer Science
14 560 (20.00%) jQuery
15 516 (18.43%) TDD
16 488 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 471 (16.82%) AngularJS
18 469 (16.75%) Web Development
19 403 (14.39%) Finance
20 400 (14.29%) OO
21 385 (13.75%) PHP
22 381 (13.61%) HTML5
23 359 (12.82%) Microsoft
24 330 (11.79%) MySQL
25 312 (11.14%) WCF
26 307 (10.96%) Python
27 301 (10.75%) .NET Framework
28 297 (10.61%) Scrum
29 290 (10.36%) Software Engineering
30 283 (10.11%) Git (software)

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 101 (3.61%) CMS
2 80 (2.86%) WordPress
3 61 (2.18%) IIS
4 57 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (1.39%) Drupal
6 35 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 27 (0.96%) Apache
8 22 (0.79%) Joomla!
8 22 (0.79%) SharePoint
9 20 (0.71%) Jetty
10 18 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (0.43%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.39%) JBoss
14 11 (0.39%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 199 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (0.89%) MS Office
4 24 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.071%) Blender
7 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.071%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.036%) InDesign
8 1 (0.036%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.036%) InVision
Business Applications
1 45 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.07%) Magento
3 14 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.32%) OpenCart
5 7 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.25%) nopCommerce
5 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.071%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.071%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.071%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.036%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.036%) Movex
10 1 (0.036%) Optimost
10 1 (0.036%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.036%) Shopify
10 1 (0.036%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 113 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.64%) GitHub
4 35 (1.25%) SaaS
5 32 (1.14%) Sage Pay
6 17 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.36%) AdWords
8 10 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
9 6 (0.21%) PaaS
10 5 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.14%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.14%) Heroku
11 4 (0.14%) Office 365
12 3 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.11%) iTunes
12 3 (0.11%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 101 (3.61%) Internet
2 28 (1.00%) HTTP
3 15 (0.54%) Intranet
4 4 (0.14%) AMQP
5 3 (0.11%) DNS
5 3 (0.11%) RFID
5 3 (0.11%) SSL
5 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.11%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.071%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.071%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.071%) Skype
6 2 (0.071%) VoIP
7 1 (0.036%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.036%) FTP
7 1 (0.036%) LAN
7 1 (0.036%) LDAP
7 1 (0.036%) SMTP
7 1 (0.036%) VPN
7 1 (0.036%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 849 (30.32%) SQL Server
2 330 (11.79%) MySQL
3 145 (5.18%) Relational Database
4 134 (4.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 107 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 103 (3.68%) MongoDB
7 83 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 75 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 68 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 55 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
11 51 (1.82%) Big Data
12 34 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (0.82%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.61%) DB2
16 16 (0.57%) Hadoop
16 16 (0.57%) Redis
17 14 (0.50%) Oracle Database
18 13 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 283 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 171 (6.11%) Visual Studio
3 121 (4.32%) NUnit
4 95 (3.39%) Moq
5 93 (3.32%) Rhino Mocks
6 87 (3.11%) Subversion
7 79 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 75 (2.68%) MSTest
9 72 (2.57%) Jenkins
10 66 (2.36%) JIRA
11 62 (2.21%) Maven
12 52 (1.86%) Selenium
13 44 (1.57%) gulp
14 41 (1.46%) Grunt
15 38 (1.36%) JUnit
16 34 (1.21%) TeamCity
17 29 (1.04%) PHPUnit
18 27 (0.96%) Eclipse
19 22 (0.79%) webpack
20 17 (0.61%) Ant
General
1 403 (14.39%) Finance
2 175 (6.25%) Games
3 144 (5.14%) Banking
4 131 (4.68%) Marketing
5 84 (3.00%) Retail
6 78 (2.79%) Advertising
7 63 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 52 (1.86%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.29%) Front Office
10 34 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.00%) Publishing
12 22 (0.79%) Automotive
13 21 (0.75%) Legal
14 20 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.57%) Law
16 14 (0.50%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.43%) Online Betting
18 10 (0.36%) Music Industry
19 5 (0.18%) Back Office
19 5 (0.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1333 (47.61%) .NET
2 1163 (41.54%) HTML
3 1008 (36.00%) CSS
4 902 (32.21%) ASP.NET
5 560 (20.00%) jQuery
6 488 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 471 (16.82%) AngularJS
8 381 (13.61%) HTML5
9 312 (11.14%) WCF
10 301 (10.75%) .NET Framework
11 247 (8.82%) Web Services
12 243 (8.68%) XML
13 222 (7.93%) CSS3
14 215 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 186 (6.64%) WPF
16 174 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 166 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 150 (5.36%) RESTful
19 146 (5.21%) Node.js
20 129 (4.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 634 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 174 (6.21%) Mathematics
3 121 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 106 (3.79%) User Experience
6 74 (2.64%) Inversion of Control
7 69 (2.46%) Fintech
8 59 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
9 58 (2.07%) Physics
10 44 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 37 (1.32%) Social Media
12 36 (1.29%) Hedge funds
13 30 (1.07%) iPad
14 28 (1.00%) mHealth
15 26 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 21 (0.75%) NHS
16 21 (0.75%) N-Tier
17 20 (0.71%) Blog
18 19 (0.68%) Equities
18 19 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 249 (8.89%) Windows
2 238 (8.50%) Linux
3 121 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 115 (4.11%) Android
5 49 (1.75%) Unix
6 29 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 17 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 16 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 14 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 14 (0.50%) Windows Server
10 13 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.14%) CentOS
13 3 (0.11%) Debian
13 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.036%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 918 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 887 (31.68%) MVC
3 516 (18.43%) TDD
4 469 (16.75%) Web Development
5 400 (14.29%) OO
6 297 (10.61%) Scrum
7 290 (10.36%) Software Engineering
8 248 (8.86%) OOP
9 224 (8.00%) BDD
10 199 (7.11%) Front End Development
11 179 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
12 173 (6.18%) Web Application Development
13 169 (6.04%) SDLC
14 164 (5.86%) Kanban
15 141 (5.04%) E-Commerce
16 139 (4.96%) Unit Testing
17 117 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
18 104 (3.71%) Open Source
19 100 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
20 82 (2.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1424 (50.86%) C#
2 1292 (46.14%) JavaScript
3 968 (34.57%) SQL
4 659 (23.54%) Java
5 385 (13.75%) PHP
6 307 (10.96%) Python
7 267 (9.54%) C++
8 184 (6.57%) T-SQL
9 152 (5.43%) VB.NET
10 107 (3.82%) Ruby
11 81 (2.89%) C
12 73 (2.61%) VB
13 50 (1.79%) Scala
14 40 (1.43%) Perl
15 39 (1.39%) F#
16 37 (1.32%) Objective-C
17 34 (1.21%) PL/SQL
18 26 (0.93%) Apple Swift
18 26 (0.93%) PowerShell
19 21 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 775 (27.68%) Degree
2 52 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (1.00%) MCSD
4 27 (0.96%) MCAD
4 27 (0.96%) MCP
4 27 (0.96%) MCTS
5 16 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.36%) HND
7 8 (0.29%) PhD
8 6 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.071%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.036%) AAT
11 1 (0.036%) CFA
11 1 (0.036%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (2.71%) QA
2 5 (0.18%) SDET
2 5 (0.18%) SLA
3 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.14%) WAI
4 1 (0.036%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.036%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (1.71%) Docker
2 11 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.036%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (0.93%) Kibana
2 15 (0.54%) Ansible
3 12 (0.43%) Puppet
4 6 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.14%) Salt
6 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.071%) Apache Shiro
8 1 (0.036%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.036%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.036%) Terraform
Vendors
1 359 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 133 (4.75%) Oracle
3 78 (2.79%) Google
4 41 (1.46%) Zend
5 38 (1.36%) Adobe
5 38 (1.36%) Xamarin
6 36 (1.29%) Sitecore
7 24 (0.86%) Facebook
8 22 (0.79%) Tableau
9 20 (0.71%) Twitter
10 19 (0.68%) Cognos
11 15 (0.54%) hybris
11 15 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.43%) Sage
13 10 (0.36%) SAP
14 9 (0.32%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.29%) Apple
15 8 (0.29%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.29%) Sybase
15 8 (0.29%) TIBCO
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 11 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago