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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 247 226 253
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1453 1592 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 1.44% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.50% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1469 1325
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 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,050
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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -10 1401 £27,500 - 229
London +8 534 £35,000 +14.75% 71
South East +31 338 £27,500 +5.76% 39
North West +4 115 £25,000 - 37
West Midlands -26 100 £24,000 -4.00% 16
Yorkshire -3 92 £27,500 - 24
City of London +22 85 £37,500 +15.38% 15
East Midlands +3 77 £24,000 -4.00% 9
Surrey +25 75 £27,500 +5.76% 9
Manchester -2 75 £25,000 -5.66% 24
South West -44 68 £26,250 +5.00% 14
East of England -28 67 £27,500 +10.00% 16
Kent +26 59 £25,000 - 2
Hampshire 0 57 £26,250 -4.54% 8
West Yorkshire -9 49 £27,500 -3.50% 18
Berkshire +17 47 £32,500 +18.18% 8
Nottinghamshire -5 35 £26,500 +1.92% 2
West Sussex +16 34 £25,000 -5.66% 3
Cheshire +31 32 £25,000 - 5
Tunbridge Wells +26 32 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Bristol -16 31 £26,500 -1.85% 6
Essex -2 29 £25,000 - 5
Nottingham -4 29 £26,500 +1.92% 2
Birmingham -26 29 £24,000 -4.00% 4
Leeds -12 25 £30,000 +5.26% 13
Buckinghamshire +33 24 £29,000 +5.45% 3
Guildford -5 24 £28,000 +7.69% 2
Staffordshire +21 23 £24,000 +6.66% 4
North Yorkshire 0 22 £26,500 -3.63% 2
Oxfordshire -8 22 £29,250 +6.36% 4

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1353 (47.49%) C#
2 1281 (44.96%) .NET
3 1225 (43.00%) JavaScript
4 1186 (41.63%) HTML
5 1054 (37.00%) CSS
6 944 (33.13%) SQL
7 929 (32.61%) SQL Server
8 922 (32.36%) Degree
9 912 (32.01%) ASP.NET
10 890 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
11 824 (28.92%) MVC
12 734 (25.76%) Java
13 700 (24.57%) Computer Science
14 567 (19.90%) jQuery
15 538 (18.88%) Finance
16 508 (17.83%) Web Development
17 466 (16.36%) TDD
18 426 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 383 (13.44%) PHP
20 378 (13.27%) HTML5
21 364 (12.78%) OO
22 362 (12.71%) Microsoft
23 341 (11.97%) AngularJS
24 318 (11.16%) Software Engineering
25 313 (10.99%) MySQL
26 312 (10.95%) .NET Framework
27 309 (10.85%) Scrum
28 301 (10.57%) Git (software)
29 287 (10.07%) C++
30 286 (10.04%) VB.NET

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
1 168 (5.90%) Node.js
2 96 (3.37%) CMS
3 91 (3.19%) WordPress
4 52 (1.83%) IIS
5 49 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 44 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 35 (1.23%) JBoss
8 31 (1.09%) Drupal
9 30 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 27 (0.95%) Apache
11 26 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.60%) Umbraco
14 11 (0.39%) nginx
15 9 (0.32%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
16 8 (0.28%) Joomla!
17 6 (0.21%) Jetty
Applications
1 192 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 63 (2.21%) MS Office
3 56 (1.97%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.25%) InDesign
7 7 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.070%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.035%) Blender
9 1 (0.035%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 33 (1.16%) Magento
2 18 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 8 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.11%) Bond Adapt
6 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.11%) FastStats
6 3 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.070%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.070%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.035%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.035%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.035%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.035%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.68%) GitHub
4 45 (1.58%) SaaS
5 17 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.39%) Bluemix
7 8 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.25%) Sage Pay
9 5 (0.18%) IaaS
10 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.14%) Silverpop
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.035%) AdWords
12 1 (0.035%) Force.com
12 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.035%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.44%) Internet
2 57 (2.00%) Intranet
3 30 (1.05%) HTTP
4 13 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.25%) Firewall
5 7 (0.25%) FTP
6 6 (0.21%) VPN
7 5 (0.18%) Network Security
7 5 (0.18%) NGN
8 4 (0.14%) SNMP
8 4 (0.14%) Wireless
9 3 (0.11%) DNS
9 3 (0.11%) SMTP
10 2 (0.070%) Extranet
10 2 (0.070%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.035%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.035%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.035%) LDAP
11 1 (0.035%) SSH
11 1 (0.035%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 313 (10.99%) MySQL
3 152 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 149 (5.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 135 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 125 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 107 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 86 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 84 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 74 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 51 (1.79%) Big Data
12 48 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 43 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
15 35 (1.23%) RDBMS
16 26 (0.91%) QlikView
16 26 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
18 22 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
19 19 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 301 (10.57%) Git (software)
2 194 (6.81%) Visual Studio
3 152 (5.34%) Subversion
4 112 (3.93%) NUnit
5 88 (3.09%) Moq
6 86 (3.02%) Eclipse
7 82 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 74 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 72 (2.53%) MSTest
10 69 (2.42%) JUnit
11 43 (1.51%) Maven
12 41 (1.44%) Jenkins
13 40 (1.40%) Selenium
14 34 (1.19%) gulp
15 25 (0.88%) JIRA
15 25 (0.88%) Mercurial
16 24 (0.84%) TeamCity
17 23 (0.81%) Bitbucket
18 21 (0.74%) Xcode
19 20 (0.70%) Android Studio
General
1 538 (18.88%) Finance
2 156 (5.48%) Games
3 115 (4.04%) Marketing
4 91 (3.19%) Front Office
5 89 (3.12%) Banking
6 66 (2.32%) Retail
7 60 (2.11%) Advertising
8 50 (1.76%) Telecoms
9 32 (1.12%) Legal
10 28 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 25 (0.88%) Publishing
12 24 (0.84%) Law
13 21 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.63%) Automotive
15 14 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.39%) Back Office
17 10 (0.35%) Electronics
17 10 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.25%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1281 (44.96%) .NET
2 1186 (41.63%) HTML
3 1054 (37.00%) CSS
4 912 (32.01%) ASP.NET
5 567 (19.90%) jQuery
6 426 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 378 (13.27%) HTML5
8 341 (11.97%) AngularJS
9 312 (10.95%) .NET Framework
10 265 (9.30%) Web Services
11 246 (8.63%) XML
12 243 (8.53%) CSS3
13 238 (8.35%) WCF
14 189 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 185 (6.49%) Spring
16 172 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 154 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 144 (5.05%) WPF
19 140 (4.91%) WinForms
20 136 (4.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 700 (24.57%) Computer Science
2 167 (5.86%) Mathematics
3 162 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 118 (4.14%) User Experience
5 105 (3.69%) Mobile App
6 99 (3.47%) Hedge funds
7 60 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
8 57 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (2.00%) Physics
9 48 (1.68%) Data Structures
10 46 (1.61%) Equities
11 43 (1.51%) Algorithms
12 34 (1.19%) Fintech
13 33 (1.16%) Statistics
13 33 (1.16%) Visualisation
14 29 (1.02%) Derivative
15 27 (0.95%) Management Information System
16 23 (0.81%) Artificial Intelligence
17 22 (0.77%) Fixed Income
18 20 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 249 (8.74%) Windows
2 230 (8.07%) Linux
3 130 (4.56%) Android
4 124 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 50 (1.76%) Unix
6 25 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.35%) Debian
8 9 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.14%) AIX
11 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.070%) OS/400
13 2 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (28.92%) MVC
3 508 (17.83%) Web Development
4 466 (16.36%) TDD
5 364 (12.78%) OO
6 318 (11.16%) Software Engineering
7 309 (10.85%) Scrum
8 233 (8.18%) OOP
9 219 (7.69%) BDD
10 216 (7.58%) Web Application Development
11 156 (5.48%) Front End Development
12 143 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
13 131 (4.60%) Unit Testing
14 126 (4.42%) Kanban
15 125 (4.39%) SDLC
16 111 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
17 100 (3.51%) E-Commerce
18 89 (3.12%) Mobile Development
19 84 (2.95%) iOS Development
19 84 (2.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1353 (47.49%) C#
2 1225 (43.00%) JavaScript
3 944 (33.13%) SQL
4 734 (25.76%) Java
5 383 (13.44%) PHP
6 287 (10.07%) C++
7 286 (10.04%) VB.NET
8 264 (9.27%) Python
9 204 (7.16%) T-SQL
10 144 (5.05%) VB
11 135 (4.74%) Ruby
12 68 (2.39%) C
13 65 (2.28%) Objective-C
14 63 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 54 (1.90%) VBA
16 49 (1.72%) Scala
17 45 (1.58%) VB6
18 33 (1.16%) VBScript
19 29 (1.02%) Perl
20 28 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 922 (32.36%) Degree
2 69 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (0.98%) MCAD
4 27 (0.95%) CFA
4 27 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 25 (0.88%) MCP
5 25 (0.88%) MCSD
5 25 (0.88%) MCTS
6 23 (0.81%) PhD
7 20 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.25%) HND
9 4 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.11%) HNC
10 3 (0.11%) ISEB
10 3 (0.11%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.11%) MCSA
11 2 (0.070%) GNVQ
12 1 (0.035%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (1.90%) QA
2 27 (0.95%) AIFMD
3 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.14%) MiFID
4 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 3 (0.11%) SDET
5 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (0.95%) Docker
2 11 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.14%) Btrfs
5 4 (0.14%) NFS
6 2 (0.070%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.035%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (0.28%) Kibana
2 6 (0.21%) Puppet
3 5 (0.18%) Apache Shiro
3 5 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.070%) Ansible
5 2 (0.070%) Nagios
6 1 (0.035%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 362 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 203 (7.13%) Oracle
3 51 (1.79%) Adobe
4 33 (1.16%) Google
4 33 (1.16%) Zend
5 18 (0.63%) IBM
6 15 (0.53%) Lotus
7 12 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.39%) Hyperion
8 11 (0.39%) ServiceNow
9 10 (0.35%) VMware
10 9 (0.32%) Citrix
10 9 (0.32%) Informatica
10 9 (0.32%) LANDesk
10 9 (0.32%) Novell
10 9 (0.32%) Telerik
10 9 (0.32%) Yahoo!
11 8 (0.28%) SAP
12 7 (0.25%) Apple
12 7 (0.25%) Twitter
London
Premier Media
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Consult Hyperion
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
GCS
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
IBM Kenexa Recruitment - CSC
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday