The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 30 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 66 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 24 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.21% 2.59% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.70% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 21
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1054 1259 1677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.14% 95.81% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1068 1277
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -1 5 £27,500 +61.76% 3
Warrington +8 4 £24,250 -3.00% 2
Runcorn +3 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £25,000 -
Chester +3 2 £32,000 +16.36%
Macclesfield -3 2 £25,000 -
Crewe -11 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Junior Developer
North West

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 45 (77.59%) C#
1 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 31 (53.45%) MVC
4 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 28 (48.28%) HTML
6 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
7 24 (41.38%) CSS
8 19 (32.76%) jQuery
9 17 (29.31%) VB.NET
10 16 (27.59%) SQL
10 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.41%) Web Development
12 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
13 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
13 12 (20.69%) MySQL
14 11 (18.97%) VB
15 10 (17.24%) Internet
15 10 (17.24%) Degree
15 10 (17.24%) NUnit
15 10 (17.24%) Moq
16 9 (15.52%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
16 9 (15.52%) Scrum
17 8 (13.79%) WinForms
17 8 (13.79%) TDD
17 8 (13.79%) WCF
17 8 (13.79%) WPF

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Moq
1 10 (17.24%) NUnit
2 7 (12.07%) MSTest
2 7 (12.07%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Publishing
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 28 (48.28%) HTML
4 24 (41.38%) CSS
5 19 (32.76%) jQuery
6 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
8 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.79%) WCF
9 8 (13.79%) WinForms
9 8 (13.79%) WPF
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (12.07%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (12.07%) Ninject
10 7 (12.07%) Spring.NET
10 7 (12.07%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (12.07%) Web Services
11 3 (5.17%) Entity Framework
12 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (3.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Web Development
3 9 (15.52%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (15.52%) Scrum
4 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.79%) Kanban
4 8 (13.79%) MVVM
4 8 (13.79%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Front End Development
5 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (12.07%) Web Application Development
6 5 (8.62%) SDLC
7 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.17%) SEO
8 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.45%) ETL
9 2 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) C#
2 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) VB.NET
4 16 (27.59%) SQL
5 11 (18.97%) VB
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 5 (8.62%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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