Period
to 16 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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

Junior Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 171 172
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 90 171 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.33% 1.67% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.73% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 143 168
East of England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,600 £21,250 £21,675
90th Percentile £38,300 £40,750 £46,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,905
% change year-on-year - +0.32% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,466 9,910 11,668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 96.95% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,628 7,549 9,585
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,419 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% - +5.26%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the East of England

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the East of England

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the East of England

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Essex -4 39 £22,000 -8.33% 5
Hertfordshire +32 18 £31,500 - 13
Cambridgeshire +30 15 £32,500 +30.00% 12
Suffolk +22 10 £26,500 -25.35% 1
Norfolk -13 6 £25,000 -23.66% 2
Bedfordshire -7 2 £27,750 -7.50% 3
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, Junior 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 East of England region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 63 (70.00%) C#
2 59 (65.56%) .NET
3 46 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
4 37 (41.11%) HTML
5 36 (40.00%) CSS
6 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (37.78%) SQL Server
8 29 (32.22%) SQL
9 28 (31.11%) Degree
10 26 (28.89%) jQuery
11 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (26.67%) User Experience
12 24 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (26.67%) E-Commerce
13 23 (25.56%) Java
14 21 (23.33%) PHP
14 21 (23.33%) Computer Science
15 20 (22.22%) VB.NET
15 20 (22.22%) OO
15 20 (22.22%) Decision-Making
15 20 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
15 20 (22.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
16 18 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (20.00%) Finance
17 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
18 15 (16.67%) Azure
18 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
19 14 (15.56%) MVC

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.22%) WordPress
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) Shopify
2 1 (1.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (3.33%) AWS
2 3 (3.33%) GCP
2 3 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) Redis
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.67%) JIRA
3 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.11%) GitLab
4 1 (1.11%) Grunt
4 1 (1.11%) gulp
4 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.11%) Moq
4 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.11%) MSTest
4 1 (1.11%) NUnit
4 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Games
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (65.56%) .NET
2 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
3 37 (41.11%) HTML
4 36 (40.00%) CSS
5 26 (28.89%) jQuery
6 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.11%) React
8 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.78%) Node.js
9 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.67%) HTML5
9 6 (6.67%) Sass
10 5 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.56%) Vue.js
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.44%) CSS3
11 4 (4.44%) Spring
11 4 (4.44%) Web Services
12 3 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (26.67%) User Experience
3 20 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (7.78%) Renewable Energy
5 6 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.22%) Social Media
9 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 24 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 20 (22.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 20 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 20 (22.22%) OO
5 14 (15.56%) MVC
6 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.00%) Web Development
8 8 (8.89%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.67%) OOP
10 5 (5.56%) Workflow
11 4 (4.44%) Scrum
11 4 (4.44%) TDD
12 3 (3.33%) Innovative Thinking
12 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
12 3 (3.33%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.33%) Wireframes
13 2 (2.22%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 63 (70.00%) C#
2 46 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.22%) SQL
4 23 (25.56%) Java
5 21 (23.33%) PHP
6 20 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 14 (15.56%) C++
8 12 (13.33%) Python
9 5 (5.56%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.11%) ES6
11 1 (1.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (31.11%) Degree
2 18 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.22%) Grafana
2 2 (2.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.78%) Xamarin
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Adobe
3 4 (4.44%) Google
4 1 (1.11%) hybris
4 1 (1.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.11%) Twitter