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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 230 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1374 1654 1645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.44% 1.51% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.57% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1478 1487
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 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 1315 £27,500 - 241
London -25 470 £32,500 -1.51% 89
South East -17 261 £27,500 +5.76% 42
North West +23 127 £25,000 +2.04% 21
West Midlands +12 124 £23,500 -6.00% 17
City of London +17 111 £40,000 +14.28% 25
East of England +14 95 £30,000 +20.00% 27
South West -6 94 £25,500 - 15
Manchester +22 82 £25,000 +8.69% 15
East Midlands -16 70 £23,500 -6.00% 15
Yorkshire -3 67 £27,500 +19.56% 12
Hampshire 0 64 £27,500 - 10
Surrey -8 53 £26,000 - 6
Birmingham +2 51 £22,500 -10.00% 9
Berkshire +29 43 £27,500 +7.84% 7
West Yorkshire -6 43 £27,500 +19.56% 6
Bristol +23 42 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Cheshire +39 33 £25,000 - 4
Leeds +12 33 £27,750 +20.65% 3
East Sussex +10 32 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Scotland +38 30 £28,500 +8.57% 5
Northamptonshire +23 28 £19,000 -24.00% 8
Hertfordshire +17 27 £32,500 +30.00% 6
Brighton +8 26 £28,000 +1.81% 2
Basingstoke +12 25 £27,500 -8.33% 3
West Sussex +1 25 £29,250 +18.18% 4
Cambridgeshire +22 23 £32,500 +13.04% 9
Essex -16 23 £25,000 - 7
Oxfordshire -4 21 £30,000 +15.38% 8
Nottingham -6 20 £27,500 - 2

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1354 (49.31%) C#
2 1307 (47.60%) .NET
3 1255 (45.70%) JavaScript
4 1162 (42.32%) HTML
5 992 (36.13%) CSS
6 975 (35.51%) SQL
7 895 (32.59%) ASP.NET
8 868 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
9 862 (31.39%) MVC
10 839 (30.55%) SQL Server
11 793 (28.88%) Degree
12 615 (22.40%) Java
13 597 (21.74%) Computer Science
14 573 (20.87%) jQuery
15 515 (18.75%) TDD
16 492 (17.92%) Web Development
17 479 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 427 (15.55%) Finance
19 401 (14.60%) AngularJS
20 393 (14.31%) HTML5
21 373 (13.58%) PHP
22 353 (12.86%) OO
23 351 (12.78%) Microsoft
24 330 (12.02%) .NET Framework
25 326 (11.87%) Scrum
25 326 (11.87%) MySQL
26 309 (11.25%) WCF
27 281 (10.23%) Git (software)
28 274 (9.98%) Software Engineering
29 256 (9.32%) OOP

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
1 104 (3.79%) CMS
2 82 (2.99%) WordPress
3 69 (2.51%) IIS
4 50 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 32 (1.17%) Drupal
7 31 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 25 (0.91%) Apache
9 19 (0.69%) Joomla!
9 19 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 17 (0.62%) JBoss
10 17 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.44%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.33%) Jetty
13 9 (0.33%) nginx
14 8 (0.29%) Captiva
14 8 (0.29%) Documentum
Applications
1 213 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.22%) MS Office
3 22 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.11%) Blender
9 1 (0.036%) InDesign
9 1 (0.036%) InVision
9 1 (0.036%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 60 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.13%) Magento
3 14 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.22%) nopCommerce
4 6 (0.22%) OpenCart
4 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.036%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.036%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.036%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.036%) Movex
8 1 (0.036%) Optimost
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.036%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.036%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 104 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (1.97%) GitHub
4 36 (1.31%) SaaS
5 23 (0.84%) Sage Pay
6 15 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
9 9 (0.33%) Office 365
10 8 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.22%) AdWords
12 5 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.18%) Heroku
12 5 (0.18%) PaaS
13 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.11%) TestFlight
15 2 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 95 (3.46%) Internet
2 33 (1.20%) Intranet
3 23 (0.84%) HTTP
4 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.22%) VPN
5 5 (0.18%) SNMP
5 5 (0.18%) Wireless
6 3 (0.11%) Skype
7 2 (0.073%) AMQP
7 2 (0.073%) Broadband
7 2 (0.073%) FTP
7 2 (0.073%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.073%) RFID
7 2 (0.073%) SMTP
7 2 (0.073%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.073%) VoIP
8 1 (0.036%) Extranet
8 1 (0.036%) Multicast
8 1 (0.036%) SSL
8 1 (0.036%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 839 (30.55%) SQL Server
2 326 (11.87%) MySQL
3 144 (5.24%) Relational Database
3 144 (5.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 141 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 113 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 90 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 85 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (1.57%) Big Data
10 42 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 34 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 18 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (0.62%) Hadoop
14 17 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.55%) QlikView
15 15 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 281 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 176 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 126 (4.59%) NUnit
4 103 (3.75%) Moq
5 95 (3.46%) Rhino Mocks
6 94 (3.42%) Subversion
7 91 (3.31%) MSTest
8 72 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 68 (2.48%) Jenkins
10 60 (2.18%) gulp
11 59 (2.15%) Selenium
12 52 (1.89%) Maven
13 47 (1.71%) Grunt
14 39 (1.42%) JIRA
15 38 (1.38%) Eclipse
16 36 (1.31%) TeamCity
17 35 (1.27%) JUnit
18 27 (0.98%) webpack
19 24 (0.87%) PHPUnit
20 23 (0.84%) Bitbucket
General
1 427 (15.55%) Finance
2 191 (6.96%) Games
3 118 (4.30%) Marketing
4 107 (3.90%) Banking
5 74 (2.69%) Retail
6 56 (2.04%) Advertising
7 41 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 38 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 38 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.20%) Publishing
10 32 (1.17%) Law
11 31 (1.13%) Front Office
12 21 (0.76%) Automotive
12 21 (0.76%) Legal
13 19 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.55%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.44%) Music Industry
15 12 (0.44%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.29%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1307 (47.60%) .NET
2 1162 (42.32%) HTML
3 992 (36.13%) CSS
4 895 (32.59%) ASP.NET
5 573 (20.87%) jQuery
6 479 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 401 (14.60%) AngularJS
8 393 (14.31%) HTML5
9 330 (12.02%) .NET Framework
10 309 (11.25%) WCF
11 241 (8.78%) CSS3
12 226 (8.23%) Web Services
13 212 (7.72%) XML
14 200 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 189 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 187 (6.81%) Node.js
17 182 (6.63%) WPF
18 169 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 156 (5.68%) RESTful
20 129 (4.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 597 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 161 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 124 (4.52%) Mathematics
4 110 (4.01%) User Experience
5 109 (3.97%) Mobile App
6 76 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
7 75 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (2.08%) Physics
9 46 (1.68%) Hedge funds
10 35 (1.27%) Social Media
11 34 (1.24%) Fintech
12 32 (1.17%) Management Information System
13 31 (1.13%) Algorithms
14 24 (0.87%) iPad
14 24 (0.87%) N-Tier
15 20 (0.73%) mHealth
16 19 (0.69%) Statistics
17 18 (0.66%) Equities
18 17 (0.62%) Blog
18 17 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 249 (9.07%) Windows
2 233 (8.49%) Linux
3 118 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 103 (3.75%) Android
5 70 (2.55%) Unix
6 28 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 21 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 20 (0.73%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.69%) Windows Phone
10 16 (0.58%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.51%) Debian
12 10 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.15%) CentOS
17 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 2 (0.073%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.036%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 868 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 862 (31.39%) MVC
3 515 (18.75%) TDD
4 492 (17.92%) Web Development
5 353 (12.86%) OO
6 326 (11.87%) Scrum
7 274 (9.98%) Software Engineering
8 256 (9.32%) OOP
9 234 (8.52%) BDD
10 210 (7.65%) Web Application Development
11 194 (7.06%) Front End Development
12 159 (5.79%) Kanban
13 157 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
14 135 (4.92%) SDLC
15 131 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
16 130 (4.73%) E-Commerce
17 128 (4.66%) Unit Testing
18 119 (4.33%) CRM
19 105 (3.82%) Dependency Injection
20 99 (3.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1354 (49.31%) C#
2 1255 (45.70%) JavaScript
3 975 (35.51%) SQL
4 615 (22.40%) Java
5 373 (13.58%) PHP
6 241 (8.78%) Python
7 216 (7.87%) C++
8 192 (6.99%) T-SQL
9 189 (6.88%) VB.NET
10 139 (5.06%) Ruby
11 95 (3.46%) VB
12 58 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 53 (1.93%) Scala
14 52 (1.89%) C
15 45 (1.64%) Objective-C
16 40 (1.46%) Apple Swift
17 34 (1.24%) F#
18 33 (1.20%) VBA
19 30 (1.09%) Perl
20 27 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 793 (28.88%) Degree
2 62 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 27 (0.98%) MCSD
5 26 (0.95%) MCAD
5 26 (0.95%) MCP
5 26 (0.95%) MCTS
6 23 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.44%) PhD
8 8 (0.29%) HND
8 8 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.22%) ISEB
10 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.036%) AAT
11 1 (0.036%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.69%) QA
2 9 (0.33%) SDET
3 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.15%) SLA
4 4 (0.15%) WAI
5 2 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (2.08%) Docker
2 10 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.18%) Btrfs
4 5 (0.18%) NFS
5 3 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.073%) zsh
7 1 (0.036%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (0.95%) Kibana
2 20 (0.73%) Puppet
3 15 (0.55%) Ansible
4 8 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.15%) Salt
6 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.073%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.036%) Apache Shiro
8 1 (0.036%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.036%) Nagios
Vendors
1 351 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 161 (5.86%) Oracle
3 67 (2.44%) Google
4 48 (1.75%) Zend
5 34 (1.24%) Adobe
6 33 (1.20%) Sitecore
7 28 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 17 (0.62%) Cognos
9 15 (0.55%) Facebook
10 13 (0.47%) IBM
10 13 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.47%) Twitter
11 12 (0.44%) Tableau
12 11 (0.40%) Sage
12 11 (0.40%) Telerik
13 9 (0.33%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.33%) SAP
14 8 (0.29%) EMC
14 8 (0.29%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.29%) Serena
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & rewards
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: Yesterday