The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 219 229 218
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1547 1355 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.22% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.29% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1273 1448
Average salary £26,125 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +11 1468 £26,500 +6.00% 182
London +4 548 £30,000 -6.25% 74
South East +4 308 £25,000 -1.96% 26
Yorkshire +1 140 £24,000 +6.66% 13
City of London -46 124 £30,000 -14.28% 26
East of England -3 117 £25,000 - 13
South West +39 113 £25,000 +8.69% 18
North West -31 104 £25,000 - 19
West Yorkshire -1 86 £25,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands +14 83 £24,000 -4.00% 5
Surrey -4 78 £26,750 +6.99% 4
Leeds +7 71 £24,000 +3.22% 3
Manchester -30 59 £22,500 -6.25% 10
West Midlands -30 58 £21,750 -3.33% 11
Cambridgeshire +49 56 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Cambridge +39 45 £25,000 -9.09% 3
East Sussex 0 44 £23,000 -17.85%
Brighton -4 42 £23,000 -17.85%
Scotland -5 41 £26,500 +19.10% 3
Hampshire -36 41 £25,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +6 40 £22,000 -12.00% 4
Nottingham +14 39 £22,000 -12.00% 4
Bristol +9 39 £24,500 +7.69% 4
Berkshire +7 39 £24,500 -2.00% 6
North Yorkshire +1 38 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 30 £23,000 -8.91% 4
Oxfordshire +3 30 £27,500 - 4
Cheshire -3 29 £25,000 - 3
Milton Keynes +30 26 £23,000 -9.80% 4
Kent -4 25 £22,500 -25.00% 4

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1397 (48.26%) .NET
2 1383 (47.77%) C#
3 1219 (42.11%) HTML
4 1169 (40.38%) JavaScript
5 1100 (38.00%) SQL
6 1060 (36.61%) CSS
7 956 (33.02%) Degree
8 954 (32.95%) ASP.NET
9 943 (32.57%) SQL Server
10 759 (26.22%) Java
11 683 (23.59%) jQuery
12 642 (22.18%) MVC
13 624 (21.55%) Computer Science
14 533 (18.41%) OO
15 527 (18.20%) PHP
16 454 (15.68%) Finance
17 427 (14.75%) MySQL
18 408 (14.09%) Microsoft
19 398 (13.75%) TDD
20 368 (12.71%) .NET Framework
21 358 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
22 340 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
23 320 (11.05%) C++
24 315 (10.88%) Scrum
25 309 (10.67%) Web Development
26 301 (10.40%) Software Engineering
27 299 (10.33%) WCF
28 297 (10.26%) HTML5
29 295 (10.19%) Web Services
30 288 (9.95%) T-SQL

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 111 (3.83%) IIS
2 102 (3.52%) CMS
3 65 (2.25%) WordPress
4 64 (2.21%) Apache
5 60 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 58 (2.00%) Drupal
7 42 (1.45%) Node.js
8 27 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 22 (0.76%) SAS
10 13 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (0.45%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.35%) nginx
11 10 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 8 (0.28%) concrete5
14 7 (0.24%) SugarCRM
14 7 (0.24%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.21%) Joomla!
Applications
1 204 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 102 (3.52%) Photoshop
3 50 (1.73%) MS Office
4 30 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.38%) MS Project
7 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.10%) InDesign
8 3 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.069%) FastStats
9 2 (0.069%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.035%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.035%) Simulink
10 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 42 (1.45%) Magento
2 20 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.41%) SunGard APT
4 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.24%) HFM
5 6 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.069%) GoldMine
9 2 (0.069%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.035%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.035%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.035%) Advent Geneva
10 1 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.28%) SaaS
2 20 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.52%) Force.com
4 11 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 11 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.21%) GitHub
7 3 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.035%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.035%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.87%) Internet
2 26 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 23 (0.79%) Intranet
4 14 (0.48%) SMS
5 13 (0.45%) HTTP
6 10 (0.35%) Broadband
7 9 (0.31%) FTP
8 5 (0.17%) DNS
9 4 (0.14%) VPN
9 4 (0.14%) SSH
10 3 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.10%) Firewall
10 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.069%) WPA
12 1 (0.035%) Wireless
12 1 (0.035%) Extranet
12 1 (0.035%) SMPP
12 1 (0.035%) DHCP
12 1 (0.035%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.035%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 943 (32.57%) SQL Server
2 427 (14.75%) MySQL
3 195 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 180 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 146 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 122 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 99 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 85 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 84 (2.90%) MongoDB
10 73 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 63 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 58 (2.00%) Oracle Database
13 53 (1.83%) Big Data
14 46 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (1.07%) OLAP
17 30 (1.04%) NoSQL
18 24 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
19 23 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 22 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 183 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 151 (5.22%) Git (software)
3 147 (5.08%) Subversion
4 141 (4.87%) NUnit
5 135 (4.66%) Moq
6 134 (4.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 101 (3.49%) MSTest
8 84 (2.90%) Eclipse
9 68 (2.35%) Maven
10 63 (2.18%) JUnit
11 50 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (1.11%) Ant
12 32 (1.11%) TeamCity
13 31 (1.07%) Selenium
14 30 (1.04%) NetBeans
15 27 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
16 19 (0.66%) Jenkins
17 18 (0.62%) Hudson
18 17 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 15 (0.52%) JMeter
General
1 454 (15.68%) Finance
2 218 (7.53%) Marketing
3 148 (5.11%) Games
4 78 (2.69%) Banking
5 70 (2.42%) Law
6 67 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 54 (1.87%) Advertising
8 52 (1.80%) Retail
9 51 (1.76%) Front Office
10 37 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 31 (1.07%) Legal
13 21 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.69%) Publishing
15 19 (0.66%) Back Office
16 15 (0.52%) Billing
17 7 (0.24%) Electronics
17 7 (0.24%) Manufacturing
18 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1397 (48.26%) .NET
2 1219 (42.11%) HTML
3 1060 (36.61%) CSS
4 954 (32.95%) ASP.NET
5 683 (23.59%) jQuery
6 368 (12.71%) .NET Framework
7 358 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 299 (10.33%) WCF
9 297 (10.26%) HTML5
10 295 (10.19%) Web Services
11 287 (9.91%) XML
12 236 (8.15%) WPF
13 217 (7.50%) WinForms
14 200 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 194 (6.70%) CSS3
16 189 (6.53%) Ajax
17 186 (6.42%) Razor View Engine
18 149 (5.15%) Spring
19 147 (5.08%) J2EE
20 103 (3.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 624 (21.55%) Computer Science
2 167 (5.77%) Mathematics
3 108 (3.73%) Inversion of Control
4 92 (3.18%) Open Source
5 88 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 80 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 76 (2.63%) Physics
8 57 (1.97%) Hedge funds
9 49 (1.69%) NHS
9 49 (1.69%) BBC
10 42 (1.45%) iPad
11 41 (1.42%) Digital Media
12 39 (1.35%) Social Media
13 25 (0.86%) iPhone
14 24 (0.83%) N-Tier
14 24 (0.83%) Derivative
15 22 (0.76%) W3C
16 20 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (0.66%) Blog
18 15 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 288 (9.95%) Windows
2 255 (8.81%) Linux
3 118 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 109 (3.77%) Android
5 89 (3.07%) UNIX
6 30 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 25 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 17 (0.59%) CentOS
10 14 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.14%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.10%) AIX
16 3 (0.10%) Solaris
17 2 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
18 1 (0.035%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (22.18%) MVC
2 533 (18.41%) OO
3 398 (13.75%) TDD
4 340 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (10.88%) Scrum
6 309 (10.67%) Web Development
7 301 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 202 (6.98%) OOP
9 185 (6.39%) Web Application Development
10 174 (6.01%) Kanban
11 168 (5.80%) E-Commerce
12 165 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
13 163 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
14 147 (5.08%) BDD
15 121 (4.18%) Unit Testing
16 114 (3.94%) MVVM
17 98 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
18 89 (3.07%) Analytics
19 82 (2.83%) OO PHP
20 67 (2.31%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1383 (47.77%) C#
2 1169 (40.38%) JavaScript
3 1100 (38.00%) SQL
4 759 (26.22%) Java
5 527 (18.20%) PHP
6 320 (11.05%) C++
7 288 (9.95%) T-SQL
8 279 (9.64%) VB.NET
9 171 (5.91%) Python
10 127 (4.39%) VB
11 80 (2.76%) C
11 80 (2.76%) Ruby
12 66 (2.28%) VBA
13 58 (2.00%) PL/SQL
13 58 (2.00%) Perl
14 45 (1.55%) PHP5
15 43 (1.49%) Objective-C
16 29 (1.00%) XAML
17 25 (0.86%) ActionScript
18 22 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 956 (33.02%) Degree
2 160 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (3.11%) MCP
3 90 (3.11%) MCTS
4 88 (3.04%) MCSD
5 87 (3.01%) MCAD
6 34 (1.17%) PhD
7 25 (0.86%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.24%) MCT
8 7 (0.24%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.14%) HND
10 3 (0.10%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.10%) MCITP
11 2 (0.069%) ISEB
11 2 (0.069%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.035%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.21%) QA
2 19 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.14%) WCAG
3 4 (0.14%) WAI
4 3 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.035%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.14%) Plesk
1 4 (0.14%) Puppet
1 4 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.10%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.035%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.035%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.035%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.035%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 408 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 247 (8.53%) Oracle
3 63 (2.18%) Adobe
4 51 (1.76%) Zend
5 41 (1.42%) Google
6 40 (1.38%) JBoss
7 19 (0.66%) IBM
7 19 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 18 (0.62%) Sencha
8 18 (0.62%) Sybase
9 17 (0.59%) VMware
10 16 (0.55%) Facebook
11 15 (0.52%) Business Objects
12 14 (0.48%) SAP
13 13 (0.45%) Cognos
14 12 (0.41%) SunGard
15 11 (0.38%) Talend
16 10 (0.35%) Apple
17 9 (0.31%) Informatica
18 8 (0.28%) Siemens
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 100% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent working environment
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £22,500 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago