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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 74 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 7 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.21% 1.14% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.16% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -6.19%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
562 517 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 98.29% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 455 374 258
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Web Development
3 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft