Period
to 28 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 168 178 214
Rank change year-on-year +10 +36 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 80 133 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.39% 1.56% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.61% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 114 155
Median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +10.09%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,125 £41,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 5,526 8,273 12,387
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.14% 96.82% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4,016 6,396 9,970
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Junior Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 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
Essex -1 32 £23,000 -8.00% 5
Hertfordshire +25 30 £35,000 +16.67% 9
Cambridgeshire +27 12 £45,000 +60.71% 9
Suffolk -1 3 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Bedfordshire +8 2 £30,500 +10.91%
Norfolk -19 1 £18,000 -28.00% 2
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 50 (62.50%) .NET
2 46 (57.50%) C#
2 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (45.00%) SQL
5 35 (43.75%) Java
6 33 (41.25%) ASP.NET
7 28 (35.00%) CSS
7 28 (35.00%) Degree
8 27 (33.75%) HTML
9 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
10 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
11 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
12 21 (26.25%) jQuery
13 20 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 19 (23.75%) React
14 19 (23.75%) Finance
15 17 (21.25%) PHP
16 16 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
17 15 (18.75%) C++
17 15 (18.75%) OO
18 14 (17.50%) Docker
18 14 (17.50%) User Experience
19 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (16.25%) Azure
19 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
19 13 (16.25%) Linux
20 12 (15.00%) Web Services
20 12 (15.00%) Relational Database

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 7 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.50%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
1 2 (2.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Azure
2 9 (11.25%) AWS
3 7 (8.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
5 2 (2.50%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.50%) Serverless
6 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.75%) Text Mining
4 5 (6.25%) MySQL
5 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.50%) Power BI
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.75%) Maven
4 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
6 2 (2.50%) Grunt
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.25%) Gradle
7 1 (1.25%) JUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (62.50%) .NET
2 33 (41.25%) ASP.NET
3 28 (35.00%) CSS
4 27 (33.75%) HTML
5 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
6 21 (26.25%) jQuery
7 19 (23.75%) React
8 12 (15.00%) Web Services
9 10 (12.50%) RESTful
10 9 (11.25%) Node.js
11 8 (10.00%) Spring
11 8 (10.00%) Spring Boot
12 6 (7.50%) .NET Core
12 6 (7.50%) Vue.js
13 5 (6.25%) XML
14 4 (5.00%) Django
14 4 (5.00%) JSON
14 4 (5.00%) Sass
15 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Core
15 3 (3.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) User Experience
2 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (8.75%) Life Science
5 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.00%) Spread Betting
6 3 (3.75%) EPoS
7 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) W3C
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 15 (18.75%) OO
4 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 9 (11.25%) DevOps
7 9 (11.25%) Machine Learning
8 8 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (8.75%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (8.75%) Scrum
9 7 (8.75%) TDD
9 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Web Development
10 6 (7.50%) ERP
11 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.25%) MVC
12 4 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) C#
1 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.00%) SQL
3 35 (43.75%) Java
4 17 (21.25%) PHP
5 15 (18.75%) C++
6 10 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.50%) Python
8 4 (5.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 20 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) MBCS
4 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.50%) Adobe
3 2 (2.50%) Google
3 2 (2.50%) hybris
3 2 (2.50%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle