The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 236 240 238
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1398 1390 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 1.31% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.35% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1260 1230
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 1311 £27,500 +3.77% 239
London +54 508 £35,000 +16.66% 81
South East -32 311 £27,000 +3.84% 42
East of England -17 104 £30,000 +20.00% 12
South West +23 102 £26,000 +9.47% 20
Yorkshire -23 89 £25,000 - 15
City of London +52 82 £36,500 +12.30% 17
East Midlands +14 67 £24,000 -4.00% 19
North West -6 65 £25,000 - 30
Hampshire +14 64 £25,000 - 9
Berkshire -12 64 £27,500 - 6
West Midlands -15 61 £25,000 +13.63% 17
West Yorkshire -15 57 £25,000 -9.09% 6
Surrey -14 52 £27,000 +3.84% 8
Bristol +22 48 £27,500 - 11
Cambridgeshire +21 42 £34,500 +43.75% 8
Leeds -18 40 £25,000 -12.28% 4
Wales +41 39 £24,000 +11.62% 2
South Wales +43 38 £24,000 -21.95% 2
East Sussex +11 37 £22,500 -13.46%
Nottinghamshire +7 37 £25,000 - 6
Cardiff - 35 £24,000 -
Cambridge +5 33 £35,000 +45.83% 6
Brighton +3 33 £23,000 -9.80%
Nottingham -1 33 £25,000 - 5
Manchester -14 31 £25,000 +6.38% 18
Cheshire +37 30 £25,000 - 8
West Sussex -15 30 £27,500 +3.77% 4
Kent +4 27 £27,500 +10.00% 6
Hertfordshire -7 27 £32,500 +18.18% 1

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 1501 (50.35%) C#
2 1369 (45.92%) .NET
3 1316 (44.15%) JavaScript
4 1277 (42.84%) HTML
5 1133 (38.01%) CSS
6 1002 (33.61%) ASP.NET
7 995 (33.38%) SQL
8 969 (32.51%) Degree
9 928 (31.13%) SQL Server
10 911 (30.56%) MVC
11 889 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
12 796 (26.70%) Java
13 722 (24.22%) Computer Science
14 656 (22.01%) jQuery
15 544 (18.25%) Finance
16 469 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 461 (15.46%) TDD
18 424 (14.22%) HTML5
19 414 (13.89%) OO
20 413 (13.85%) PHP
21 373 (12.51%) Software Engineering
22 369 (12.38%) Microsoft
23 328 (11.00%) AngularJS
24 323 (10.84%) .NET Framework
25 302 (10.13%) MySQL
26 292 (9.80%) Git (software)
27 290 (9.73%) C++
28 283 (9.49%) Scrum
29 277 (9.29%) CSS3
30 270 (9.06%) Web Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 152 (5.10%) Node.js
2 120 (4.03%) CMS
3 93 (3.12%) WordPress
4 77 (2.58%) IIS
5 56 (1.88%) SharePoint
6 51 (1.71%) Drupal
7 42 (1.41%) Apache
8 39 (1.31%) JBoss
9 35 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 35 (1.17%) Umbraco
10 29 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
10 29 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.30%) nginx
15 6 (0.20%) Jetty
15 6 (0.20%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.20%) Liferay
15 6 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 162 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 80 (2.68%) Photoshop
3 44 (1.48%) MS Office
4 24 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.17%) InDesign
8 2 (0.067%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.067%) HipChat
8 2 (0.067%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (1.41%) Magento
2 11 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
5 3 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.10%) PlanetPress Connect
6 2 (0.067%) Endur
6 2 (0.067%) FastStats
6 2 (0.067%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.067%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.034%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.034%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.034%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.034%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.034%) Shopify
7 1 (0.034%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 85 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (1.85%) SaaS
3 51 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (1.48%) GitHub
5 23 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.50%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.30%) Sage Pay
9 5 (0.17%) Bluemix
9 5 (0.17%) IaaS
10 4 (0.13%) Force.com
10 4 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.13%) MailChimp
10 4 (0.13%) Silverpop
11 3 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.10%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.067%) Firebase
12 2 (0.067%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.034%) AdWords
13 1 (0.034%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.72%) Internet
2 61 (2.05%) Intranet
3 32 (1.07%) HTTP
4 10 (0.34%) Network Security
4 10 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.30%) FTP
6 7 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (0.20%) Firewall
7 6 (0.20%) SMTP
8 5 (0.17%) Extranet
9 4 (0.13%) DNS
10 3 (0.10%) NGN
10 3 (0.10%) SSH
11 2 (0.067%) LDAP
11 2 (0.067%) SSL
11 2 (0.067%) Telnet
11 2 (0.067%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.067%) VPN
12 1 (0.034%) SMPP
12 1 (0.034%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 928 (31.13%) SQL Server
2 302 (10.13%) MySQL
3 165 (5.54%) Relational Database
4 150 (5.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 117 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 111 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 97 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 95 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 80 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (1.78%) Big Data
10 53 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 52 (1.74%) MongoDB
12 48 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 20 (0.67%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (0.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 292 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 191 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 133 (4.46%) Subversion
4 123 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 109 (3.66%) NUnit
6 91 (3.05%) Moq
7 88 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
8 78 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 61 (2.05%) MSTest
10 55 (1.85%) JUnit
11 52 (1.74%) Maven
12 37 (1.24%) Jenkins
13 35 (1.17%) gulp
14 34 (1.14%) Selenium
15 30 (1.01%) JIRA
15 30 (1.01%) Mercurial
16 26 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 23 (0.77%) Bitbucket
18 21 (0.70%) Grunt
19 20 (0.67%) Android Studio
General
1 544 (18.25%) Finance
2 151 (5.07%) Marketing
3 123 (4.13%) Games
4 114 (3.82%) Front Office
5 106 (3.56%) Banking
6 71 (2.38%) Retail
7 68 (2.28%) Advertising
8 55 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 25 (0.84%) Law
11 22 (0.74%) Legal
12 21 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.67%) Publishing
14 15 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.44%) Electronics
16 11 (0.37%) Back Office
17 10 (0.34%) Automotive
18 9 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.27%) French Language
19 8 (0.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1369 (45.92%) .NET
2 1277 (42.84%) HTML
3 1133 (38.01%) CSS
4 1002 (33.61%) ASP.NET
5 656 (22.01%) jQuery
6 469 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 424 (14.22%) HTML5
8 328 (11.00%) AngularJS
9 323 (10.84%) .NET Framework
10 277 (9.29%) CSS3
11 266 (8.92%) Web Services
12 249 (8.35%) WCF
13 230 (7.72%) XML
14 194 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 167 (5.60%) WPF
16 163 (5.47%) Spring
17 151 (5.07%) Ajax
18 145 (4.86%) WinForms
19 137 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
20 128 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 722 (24.22%) Computer Science
2 180 (6.04%) Mathematics
3 163 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (4.53%) User Experience
5 94 (3.15%) Hedge funds
6 90 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 61 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
8 56 (1.88%) Equities
9 53 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (1.78%) Physics
10 52 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 49 (1.64%) Algorithms
12 38 (1.27%) Derivative
13 35 (1.17%) Fintech
14 32 (1.07%) Visualisation
15 27 (0.91%) Fixed Income
16 25 (0.84%) Social Media
17 22 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 20 (0.67%) Statistics
19 16 (0.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 226 (7.58%) Windows
2 215 (7.21%) Linux
3 95 (3.19%) Android
4 92 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.64%) Unix
6 14 (0.47%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.27%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.067%) CentOS
12 2 (0.067%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 911 (30.56%) MVC
2 889 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 461 (15.46%) TDD
4 414 (13.89%) OO
5 373 (12.51%) Software Engineering
6 283 (9.49%) Scrum
7 270 (9.06%) Web Development
8 257 (8.62%) OOP
9 211 (7.08%) BDD
10 210 (7.04%) Web Application Development
11 204 (6.84%) Front End Development
12 149 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 138 (4.63%) SDLC
14 137 (4.60%) E-Commerce
15 133 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
16 111 (3.72%) Kanban
17 103 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
18 101 (3.39%) Analytics
19 89 (2.99%) Multithreading
20 87 (2.92%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1501 (50.35%) C#
2 1316 (44.15%) JavaScript
3 995 (33.38%) SQL
4 796 (26.70%) Java
5 413 (13.85%) PHP
6 290 (9.73%) C++
7 269 (9.02%) Python
8 248 (8.32%) VB.NET
9 205 (6.88%) T-SQL
10 154 (5.17%) VB
11 133 (4.46%) Ruby
12 81 (2.72%) C
13 73 (2.45%) Scala
14 70 (2.35%) VBA
15 55 (1.85%) PL/SQL
16 52 (1.74%) Objective-C
17 51 (1.71%) VB6
18 29 (0.97%) Perl
19 28 (0.94%) VBScript
20 20 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 969 (32.51%) Degree
2 64 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.01%) MCSD
4 29 (0.97%) MCAD
5 27 (0.91%) MCP
6 26 (0.87%) MCTS
7 22 (0.74%) CFA
7 22 (0.74%) PhD
8 17 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 14 (0.47%) HND
10 10 (0.34%) HNC
11 5 (0.17%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.10%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.10%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.10%) MCSA
13 2 (0.067%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.067%) OCA
13 2 (0.067%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.034%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.034%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.08%) QA
2 22 (0.74%) AIFMD
3 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.13%) MiFID
6 3 (0.10%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.067%) SLA
8 1 (0.034%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (0.60%) Docker
2 11 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.067%) Cygwin
4 2 (0.067%) Firmware
5 1 (0.034%) iptables
5 1 (0.034%) Xen
5 1 (0.034%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (0.30%) Apache Shiro
2 5 (0.17%) Ansible
3 4 (0.13%) Puppet
4 3 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.10%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.067%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.067%) Nagios
5 2 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.034%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.034%) Control-M
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.034%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 369 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 162 (5.43%) Oracle
3 67 (2.25%) Adobe
4 44 (1.48%) Google
5 32 (1.07%) Zend
6 20 (0.67%) SAP
7 14 (0.47%) IBM
8 13 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (0.44%) Twitter
9 11 (0.37%) Apple
9 11 (0.37%) Telerik
10 10 (0.34%) ServiceNow
11 9 (0.30%) Nintex
12 7 (0.23%) Cisco
12 7 (0.23%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.23%) Sony
13 6 (0.20%) Lotus
13 6 (0.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 6 (0.20%) Sybase
14 5 (0.17%) hybris
Aldershot, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottinghamshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, 25 days and more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago