The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Junior Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 195 214
Rank change year-on-year +26 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 69 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 1.00% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.04% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61 64 95
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% +16.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,125 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the City of London

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the City of London

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the City of London

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 City of London region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 79 (57.25%) Finance
2 60 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (38.41%) Java
4 50 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 50 (36.23%) SQL
5 49 (35.51%) SQL Server
5 49 (35.51%) HTML
6 47 (34.06%) Degree
7 42 (30.43%) Banking
8 37 (26.81%) CSS
9 36 (26.09%) C#
10 34 (24.64%) Microsoft
11 33 (23.91%) AngularJS
12 30 (21.74%) Fintech
13 29 (21.01%) Computer Science
14 26 (18.84%) .NET
15 25 (18.12%) HTML5
16 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (15.94%) Computer Science Degree
18 21 (15.22%) Spring
19 20 (14.49%) Web Development
19 20 (14.49%) TDD
20 19 (13.77%) Python
21 18 (13.04%) C++
22 17 (12.32%) User Experience
22 17 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
22 17 (12.32%) Investment Banking
23 15 (10.87%) NoSQL
23 15 (10.87%) Multithreading
23 15 (10.87%) Scrum

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (3.62%) Jetty
2 4 (2.90%) nginx
3 3 (2.17%) WordPress
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.72%) JBoss
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Investran
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.72%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.90%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (2.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.72%) Force.com
4 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.72%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.72%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) FTP
2 1 (0.72%) LAN
2 1 (0.72%) SSH
2 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.70%) Power BI
6 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.25%) Pentaho
7 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (5.07%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (5.07%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.90%) Big Data
11 4 (2.90%) MySQL
11 4 (2.90%) Redis
12 3 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Maven
1 11 (7.97%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.90%) IntelliJ
4 4 (2.90%) Mockito
5 3 (2.17%) JIRA
5 3 (2.17%) Subversion
6 2 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.45%) gulp
7 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.72%) Bower
7 1 (0.72%) Gradle
7 1 (0.72%) Grunt
7 1 (0.72%) Mocha
7 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.72%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 79 (57.25%) Finance
2 42 (30.43%) Banking
3 17 (12.32%) Investment Banking
4 14 (10.14%) Legal
5 13 (9.42%) Front Office
6 8 (5.80%) Marketing
7 7 (5.07%) Back Office
8 5 (3.62%) Retail
9 4 (2.90%) Law
10 1 (0.72%) Advertising
10 1 (0.72%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (35.51%) HTML
2 37 (26.81%) CSS
3 33 (23.91%) AngularJS
4 26 (18.84%) .NET
5 25 (18.12%) HTML5
6 21 (15.22%) Spring
7 14 (10.14%) jQuery
7 14 (10.14%) JSON
8 13 (9.42%) Hibernate
9 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.25%) Node.js
10 9 (6.52%) Ajax
10 9 (6.52%) Guice
10 9 (6.52%) JAX-RS
11 8 (5.80%) CSS3
11 8 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (5.80%) React
11 8 (5.80%) Sass
12 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.74%) Fintech
2 29 (21.01%) Computer Science
3 17 (12.32%) User Experience
4 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.45%) Derivative
7 2 (1.45%) Equities
7 2 (1.45%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.72%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.35%) Linux
2 5 (3.62%) Android
2 5 (3.62%) Unix
3 2 (1.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (14.49%) TDD
3 20 (14.49%) Web Development
4 15 (10.87%) Multithreading
4 15 (10.87%) Scrum
5 14 (10.14%) MVC
5 14 (10.14%) OOP
5 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (9.42%) Data Management
7 11 (7.97%) Front End Development
7 11 (7.97%) SDLC
8 10 (7.25%) Analytics
9 9 (6.52%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.52%) Low Latency
9 9 (6.52%) People Management
9 9 (6.52%) Wealth Management
10 8 (5.80%) Open Source
10 8 (5.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.41%) Java
2 50 (36.23%) JavaScript
2 50 (36.23%) SQL
3 36 (26.09%) C#
4 19 (13.77%) Python
5 18 (13.04%) C++
6 13 (9.42%) T-SQL
6 13 (9.42%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.80%) Scala
7 8 (5.80%) TypeScript
8 7 (5.07%) PHP
9 4 (2.90%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.90%) ES6
10 3 (2.17%) C
11 2 (1.45%) Groovy
11 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.72%) F#
12 1 (0.72%) R
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (34.06%) Degree
2 22 (15.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.90%) OCMJD
3 4 (2.90%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.17%) PhD
5 2 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.72%) MCSD
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Basel II
2 1 (0.72%) Basel III
2 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) Ansible
2 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Grafana
3 1 (0.72%) Kibana
3 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.72%) logstash
3 1 (0.72%) StatsD
3 1 (0.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 34 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) Cognos
2 10 (7.25%) Tableau
3 6 (4.35%) Google
4 4 (2.90%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.90%) Sun
5 3 (2.17%) Informatica
6 2 (1.45%) Adobe
6 2 (1.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) New Relic
City, London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
- The Resourcing Hub
Salary: fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago