The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. 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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 64 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.29% 1.85% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.98% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 354 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.15% 93.65% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 388 280 237
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Watford region.

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Security
6 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) CMS
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.69%) MCT
8 1 (7.69%) MS Office
8 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.69%) VBA
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.69%) VB

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Security
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCT
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
Watford
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Salary: £8,833.76 per year
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