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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 64 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.64% 1.08% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £24,500 £24,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £24,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,600 £23,700
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
576 365 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.58% 98.38% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 429 283 319
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
6 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) CRM
9 3 (17.65%) Web Design
9 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Security
9 3 (17.65%) WordPress
10 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
10 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.76%) Adobe

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (17.65%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
5 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Web Design
2 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Security
3 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.76%) Process Management
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Zend