Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Junior Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 165 200
Rank change year-on-year -13 +35 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 159 201 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.55% 1.72% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.78% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 149 200 221
City of London median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.15% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9701 11267 16153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8787 10272 14032
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the City of London

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
London Bridge +12 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Junior Developer
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 99 (62.26%) Finance
2 69 (43.40%) C#
3 60 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (37.11%) Degree
5 57 (35.85%) Java
5 57 (35.85%) JavaScript
6 55 (34.59%) SQL Server
7 53 (33.33%) .NET
8 51 (32.08%) SQL
9 48 (30.19%) Banking
10 45 (28.30%) HTML
11 43 (27.04%) AngularJS
12 42 (26.42%) Computer Science
13 38 (23.90%) CSS
14 34 (21.38%) Computer Science Degree
15 32 (20.13%) MVC
15 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
16 28 (17.61%) ASP.NET
17 23 (14.47%) Back Office
17 23 (14.47%) Spring
17 23 (14.47%) jQuery
18 19 (11.95%) TDD
18 19 (11.95%) Hibernate
18 19 (11.95%) Scrum
18 19 (11.95%) OO
19 17 (10.69%) Investment Banking
20 16 (10.06%) Visual Studio
20 16 (10.06%) Mathematics
20 16 (10.06%) Web Development
20 16 (10.06%) HTML5

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 7 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.89%) IIS
3 2 (1.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.26%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.26%) WordPress
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Actimize
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.77%) SaaS
3 4 (2.52%) Dropbox
3 4 (2.52%) Google Drive
4 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.63%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.14%) MySQL
5 3 (1.89%) Big Data
5 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.26%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (10.06%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.77%) NUnit
3 6 (3.77%) ReSharper
3 6 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 6 (3.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (2.52%) MSI
5 3 (1.89%) Maven
5 3 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.26%) Grunt
6 2 (1.26%) gulp
6 2 (1.26%) JIRA
6 2 (1.26%) Mocha
6 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.26%) webpack
7 1 (0.63%) Gradle
7 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.63%) RSpec
7 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 99 (62.26%) Finance
2 48 (30.19%) Banking
3 23 (14.47%) Back Office
4 17 (10.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.77%) Advertising
5 6 (3.77%) Front Office
6 5 (3.14%) Legal
6 5 (3.14%) Marketing
6 5 (3.14%) Retail
7 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.33%) .NET
2 45 (28.30%) HTML
3 43 (27.04%) AngularJS
4 38 (23.90%) CSS
5 28 (17.61%) ASP.NET
6 23 (14.47%) jQuery
6 23 (14.47%) Spring
7 19 (11.95%) Hibernate
8 16 (10.06%) HTML5
9 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (9.43%) REST
10 13 (8.18%) JSON
10 13 (8.18%) WPF
11 11 (6.92%) Ajax
12 9 (5.66%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.66%) Angular 2
12 9 (5.66%) CSS3
12 9 (5.66%) Sass
13 7 (4.40%) React
13 7 (4.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.81%) Fintech
3 13 (8.18%) User Experience
4 11 (6.92%) Equities
5 6 (3.77%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.14%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.26%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.26%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.63%) BBC
9 1 (0.63%) Blog
9 1 (0.63%) Contactless
9 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Linux
3 5 (3.14%) Unix
4 3 (1.89%) HPUX
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.13%) MVC
3 19 (11.95%) OO
3 19 (11.95%) Scrum
3 19 (11.95%) TDD
4 16 (10.06%) Mathematics
4 16 (10.06%) Web Development
5 15 (9.43%) Multithreading
6 14 (8.81%) Front End Development
7 13 (8.18%) Software Engineering
8 11 (6.92%) SDLC
8 11 (6.92%) Wealth Management
9 10 (6.29%) Analytics
9 10 (6.29%) Investment Management
9 10 (6.29%) OOP
10 8 (5.03%) Low Latency
11 7 (4.40%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.40%) DevOps
11 7 (4.40%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.40%) C#
2 57 (35.85%) Java
2 57 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 51 (32.08%) SQL
4 13 (8.18%) C++
4 13 (8.18%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.55%) TypeScript
6 11 (6.92%) Python
7 9 (5.66%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.03%) PHP
9 5 (3.14%) VB
10 4 (2.52%) Groovy
11 3 (1.89%) VBA
12 2 (1.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.63%) Elixir
13 1 (0.63%) Go
13 1 (0.63%) R
13 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (37.11%) Degree
2 34 (21.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.52%) MCSD
5 3 (1.89%) PhD
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) Google
4 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.26%) Redback
5 2 (1.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.26%) Splunk
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe
6 1 (0.63%) Virgin Media
6 1 (0.63%) Zend