Period
to 1 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

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

Junior Software Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 137 170
Rank change year-on-year +43 +33 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 3 5 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.26% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% +4.17%
North West median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% +29.03% -7.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,092 2,001 2,994
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 96.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1,460 2,220
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in Cheshire

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Junior Software Developer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in Cheshire

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Junior Software Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in Cheshire

Junior Software 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 Software Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 1 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Northwich - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Software Developer
North West

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, Junior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning

Junior Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin