The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £18,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.75% 0.54% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.58% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £18,500 £21,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% -9.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 130 172 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.74% 92.97% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 107 152 204
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Bedford

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Bedford

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the Bedford region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Vision
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Vision
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) PhD