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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 219 216 236
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1531 1619 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.38% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.46% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1483 1230
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015 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 30 July 2015. 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
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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 +1 1462 £27,500 +1.85% 239
London +20 582 £32,500 +8.33% 84
South East -8 312 £26,000 +4.00% 42
City of London +33 139 £35,000 +16.66% 27
South West +12 114 £26,500 +6.00% 22
East of England +19 108 £25,000 - 8
North West -24 96 £25,000 - 34
Yorkshire -22 89 £23,000 -4.16% 19
West Midlands -11 82 £25,000 +6.38% 11
Surrey +18 80 £26,000 -8.77% 8
East Midlands +9 73 £25,000 - 13
Hampshire +5 54 £27,500 - 11
West Yorkshire -8 54 £23,500 -6.00% 12
Manchester -15 52 £25,500 +13.33% 15
Kent +31 45 £25,000 - 4
Bristol +13 43 £27,000 -1.81% 8
Leeds -1 43 £24,000 - 11
Essex +12 40 £25,000 -7.40% 1
East Sussex +21 37 £25,000 +8.69% 6
Nottinghamshire +5 36 £27,500 +12.24% 9
Berkshire -23 36 £25,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +17 33 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Cheshire +5 32 £25,000 - 9
Guildford +12 30 £30,000 +15.38%
Brighton +15 29 £30,000 +30.43% 5
Nottingham 0 29 £27,500 +12.24% 6
Scotland -3 26 £25,000 -12.28% 7
Southampton +24 22 £27,500 +15.78% 2
Warrington +8 22 £25,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -12 22 £27,500 -

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1651 (52.80%) C#
2 1564 (50.02%) .NET
3 1406 (44.96%) JavaScript
4 1404 (44.90%) HTML
5 1186 (37.93%) CSS
6 1114 (35.63%) SQL
7 1097 (35.08%) ASP.NET
8 1052 (33.64%) Degree
9 1015 (32.46%) SQL Server
10 1005 (32.14%) MVC
11 893 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
12 755 (24.14%) Java
13 716 (22.90%) Computer Science
14 663 (21.20%) jQuery
15 543 (17.36%) Finance
16 521 (16.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 513 (16.41%) TDD
18 483 (15.45%) PHP
19 476 (15.22%) OO
20 431 (13.78%) Microsoft
21 402 (12.86%) HTML5
22 383 (12.25%) MySQL
23 379 (12.12%) .NET Framework
24 351 (11.22%) Software Engineering
25 331 (10.59%) Web Development
26 308 (9.85%) Scrum
27 297 (9.50%) VB.NET
27 297 (9.50%) WCF
28 293 (9.37%) Linux
29 281 (8.99%) XML

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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
1 119 (3.81%) CMS
2 81 (2.59%) Node.js
3 76 (2.43%) WordPress
4 75 (2.40%) IIS
5 69 (2.21%) Apache
6 45 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 44 (1.41%) Umbraco
8 33 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 26 (0.83%) JBoss
10 23 (0.74%) Drupal
11 19 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 16 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.45%) Kentico
14 13 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.35%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.29%) Moodle
18 8 (0.26%) GlassFish
18 8 (0.26%) ColdFusion
18 8 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 228 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 90 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 46 (1.47%) MS Office
4 27 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 24 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (0.51%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.42%) Final Cut Pro
8 11 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.16%) InDesign
10 3 (0.096%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.096%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.064%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.064%) Quicktime
12 1 (0.032%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.032%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (1.54%) Magento
2 9 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.096%) Changepoint
6 3 (0.096%) AWD
7 2 (0.064%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.064%) Odoo
7 2 (0.064%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.064%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.032%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.032%) Summit
8 1 (0.032%) HFM
8 1 (0.032%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.032%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 82 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.34%) SaaS
4 30 (0.96%) Google Analytics
4 30 (0.96%) GitHub
5 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.13%) Force.com
8 4 (0.13%) IaaS
9 3 (0.096%) Heroku
9 3 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.032%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.032%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.032%) Office 365
10 1 (0.032%) Trello
10 1 (0.032%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.032%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.032%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.93%) Internet
2 26 (0.83%) HTTP
3 19 (0.61%) DNS
4 14 (0.45%) SSL
5 10 (0.32%) Intranet
6 8 (0.26%) Broadband
7 7 (0.22%) SMTP
7 7 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.22%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.22%) FTP
7 7 (0.22%) Extranet
8 6 (0.19%) NFC
9 3 (0.096%) DMZ
10 2 (0.064%) Skype
10 2 (0.064%) RTP
10 2 (0.064%) Firewall
10 2 (0.064%) RTSP
10 2 (0.064%) DHCP
10 2 (0.064%) LAN
11 1 (0.032%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1015 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 383 (12.25%) MySQL
3 154 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 138 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 113 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 110 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 94 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 85 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 71 (2.27%) MongoDB
10 57 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 44 (1.41%) Big Data
12 43 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 36 (1.15%) Oracle Database
15 35 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (0.83%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 18 (0.58%) QlikView
19 16 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
20 15 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 249 (7.96%) Git (software)
2 215 (6.88%) Visual Studio
3 181 (5.79%) NUnit
4 144 (4.61%) Moq
5 137 (4.38%) Rhino Mocks
6 111 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 100 (3.20%) Subversion
8 88 (2.81%) MSTest
9 67 (2.14%) JUnit
10 66 (2.11%) Eclipse
11 55 (1.76%) Maven
12 28 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 28 (0.90%) Jenkins
13 23 (0.74%) JIRA
14 19 (0.61%) Mercurial
15 18 (0.58%) Ant
16 16 (0.51%) ReSharper
17 15 (0.48%) Selenium
17 15 (0.48%) SpecFlow
18 14 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 543 (17.36%) Finance
2 186 (5.95%) Games
3 174 (5.56%) Marketing
4 140 (4.48%) Banking
5 67 (2.14%) Advertising
6 65 (2.08%) Retail
7 52 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 48 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.18%) Front Office
10 33 (1.06%) Law
11 32 (1.02%) Legal
12 27 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 26 (0.83%) Electronics
14 25 (0.80%) Publishing
15 24 (0.77%) Automotive
16 18 (0.58%) Back Office
17 14 (0.45%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.35%) Japanese Language
19 9 (0.29%) Financial Institution
20 6 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1564 (50.02%) .NET
2 1404 (44.90%) HTML
3 1186 (37.93%) CSS
4 1097 (35.08%) ASP.NET
5 663 (21.20%) jQuery
6 521 (16.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 402 (12.86%) HTML5
8 379 (12.12%) .NET Framework
9 297 (9.50%) WCF
10 281 (8.99%) XML
11 271 (8.67%) Web Services
12 266 (8.51%) AngularJS
13 241 (7.71%) CSS3
14 190 (6.08%) WPF
15 171 (5.47%) Spring
16 168 (5.37%) Ajax
17 145 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 139 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 133 (4.25%) LINQ
20 127 (4.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 716 (22.90%) Computer Science
2 179 (5.72%) Mathematics
3 175 (5.60%) User Experience
4 153 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 92 (2.94%) Physics
7 89 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
8 87 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 54 (1.73%) Social Media
11 53 (1.69%) Algorithms
12 36 (1.15%) Blog
13 27 (0.86%) Data Structures
14 25 (0.80%) Equities
15 24 (0.77%) W3C
15 24 (0.77%) Visualisation
16 23 (0.74%) Chemistry
16 23 (0.74%) N-Tier
17 21 (0.67%) Data Integration
17 21 (0.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 293 (9.37%) Linux
2 241 (7.71%) Windows
3 121 (3.87%) Apple iOS
4 118 (3.77%) Android
5 76 (2.43%) UNIX
6 21 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.13%) CentOS
13 4 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.064%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.064%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.032%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.032%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.032%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1005 (32.14%) MVC
2 893 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
3 513 (16.41%) TDD
4 476 (15.22%) OO
5 351 (11.22%) Software Engineering
6 331 (10.59%) Web Development
7 308 (9.85%) Scrum
8 238 (7.61%) Web Application Development
9 218 (6.97%) OOP
10 211 (6.75%) BDD
11 164 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
12 148 (4.73%) Kanban
13 147 (4.70%) SDLC
14 135 (4.32%) E-Commerce
15 110 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
16 99 (3.17%) Unit Testing
17 97 (3.10%) Open Source
17 97 (3.10%) OOD
18 95 (3.04%) Analytics
19 94 (3.01%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1651 (52.80%) C#
2 1406 (44.96%) JavaScript
3 1114 (35.63%) SQL
4 755 (24.14%) Java
5 483 (15.45%) PHP
6 297 (9.50%) VB.NET
7 268 (8.57%) C++
8 226 (7.23%) T-SQL
9 171 (5.47%) Python
10 139 (4.45%) VB
11 127 (4.06%) Ruby
12 86 (2.75%) C
13 58 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 55 (1.76%) VBA
15 44 (1.41%) Objective-C
16 43 (1.38%) PHP5
17 33 (1.06%) Perl
18 23 (0.74%) VBScript
19 19 (0.61%) Scala
20 18 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1052 (33.64%) Degree
2 84 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (1.02%) PhD
4 28 (0.90%) MCSD
5 25 (0.80%) MCP
5 25 (0.80%) MCAD
5 25 (0.80%) MCTS
6 8 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.26%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.13%) MCPD
8 2 (0.064%) MOS
8 2 (0.064%) CFA
8 2 (0.064%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.032%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.032%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.032%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.032%) ISEB
9 1 (0.032%) HNC
9 1 (0.032%) HND
9 1 (0.032%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (0.16%) HL7
3 4 (0.13%) SLA
4 3 (0.096%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.064%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.032%) WAI
6 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.064%) Docker
2 2 (0.064%) iptables
3 1 (0.032%) HDFS
3 1 (0.032%) vSphere
3 1 (0.032%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (0.35%) cPanel
2 9 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.26%) Webmin
3 8 (0.26%) Plesk
4 5 (0.16%) Nagios
4 5 (0.16%) Ansible
5 3 (0.096%) Puppet
6 2 (0.064%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.032%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.032%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.032%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.032%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.032%) Control-M
Vendors
1 431 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 148 (4.73%) Oracle
3 88 (2.81%) Google
4 68 (2.17%) Zend
4 68 (2.17%) Adobe
5 39 (1.25%) Twitter
6 31 (0.99%) Facebook
7 21 (0.67%) EPiServer
8 15 (0.48%) Sitecore
9 13 (0.42%) Tableau
10 11 (0.35%) SAP
10 11 (0.35%) Apple
11 10 (0.32%) Sybase
12 9 (0.29%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.29%) Sony
13 5 (0.16%) IBM
13 5 (0.16%) Perforce
14 4 (0.13%) VMware
14 4 (0.13%) Telerik
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 per annum + Annual Bonus+24 days hol +bank holidays
Posted: 8 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
HotLizard Ltd.
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday