Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 231 226
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 2495 2671 3088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.48% 1.49% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.54% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2537 2875
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £44,900
UK median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in England

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in England

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in England

Junior Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 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 -31 785 £35,000 +7.69% 40
South East +23 532 £30,000 +9.09% 31
Midlands +29 381 £25,000 - 22
North of England -37 336 £25,000 - 25
West Midlands +38 280 £25,000 - 13
South West +41 259 £27,500 +8.91% 9
North West -34 206 £25,000 - 19
East of England +17 200 £30,000 +7.14% 12
Yorkshire 0 118 £25,000 -9.09% 5
East Midlands -17 101 £25,000 - 9
North East +7 12 £25,000 -9.91% 1
Junior Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 1235 (49.50%) C#
2 1201 (48.14%) JavaScript
3 1121 (44.93%) HTML
4 1119 (44.85%) .NET
5 1030 (41.28%) CSS
6 912 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
7 854 (34.23%) SQL
8 767 (30.74%) Degree
9 751 (30.10%) ASP.NET
10 750 (30.06%) MVC
11 713 (28.58%) SQL Server
12 674 (27.01%) Java
13 547 (21.92%) AngularJS
14 511 (20.48%) Computer Science
15 507 (20.32%) jQuery
16 443 (17.76%) Web Development
17 420 (16.83%) PHP
18 398 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 382 (15.31%) Finance
20 374 (14.99%) TDD
21 363 (14.55%) OO
22 328 (13.15%) Microsoft
23 326 (13.07%) HTML5
24 288 (11.54%) MySQL
25 270 (10.82%) Front End Development
26 266 (10.66%) Python
27 256 (10.26%) .NET Framework
28 248 (9.94%) Software Engineering
29 242 (9.70%) Git (software)
30 235 (9.42%) Computer Science Degree

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 73 (2.93%) CMS
2 68 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (2.28%) WordPress
4 55 (2.20%) IIS
5 40 (1.60%) Apache
6 38 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 28 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 23 (0.92%) Apache Spark
8 23 (0.92%) Drupal
9 18 (0.72%) JBoss
10 12 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.24%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.24%) Confluence
14 6 (0.24%) SAS
15 5 (0.20%) EPiServer
15 5 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 39 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 31 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.28%) SPSS
6 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.12%) GIMP
8 1 (0.040%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.040%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.68%) Magento
3 10 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.20%) Movex
6 4 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.040%) Actimize
8 1 (0.040%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.040%) CiviCRM
8 1 (0.040%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.040%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.040%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.040%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.040%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.040%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 203 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (2.44%) GitHub
4 45 (1.80%) SaaS
5 20 (0.80%) npm
6 13 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.28%) Office 365
8 6 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (0.20%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.16%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.12%) IaaS
11 3 (0.12%) Sage Pay
11 3 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.57%) Internet
2 17 (0.68%) HTTP
3 9 (0.36%) ATM
3 9 (0.36%) Hyperconnected
4 8 (0.32%) Intranet
5 7 (0.28%) SMS
6 6 (0.24%) FTP
7 4 (0.16%) LDAP
8 2 (0.080%) MQTT
8 2 (0.080%) Skype
8 2 (0.080%) SMTP
8 2 (0.080%) SSH
8 2 (0.080%) SSL
8 2 (0.080%) VPN
9 1 (0.040%) DNS
9 1 (0.040%) Firewall
9 1 (0.040%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.040%) IMAP
9 1 (0.040%) LTE
9 1 (0.040%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 713 (28.58%) SQL Server
2 288 (11.54%) MySQL
3 127 (5.09%) Relational Database
4 112 (4.49%) MongoDB
4 112 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 87 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 77 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (2.85%) Big Data
8 66 (2.65%) NoSQL
9 43 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 43 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (1.04%) Redis
14 23 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (0.88%) Power BI
15 22 (0.88%) RDBMS
16 21 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 242 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 123 (4.93%) Visual Studio
3 65 (2.61%) TeamCity
4 58 (2.32%) Subversion
5 55 (2.20%) NUnit
6 50 (2.00%) JIRA
7 46 (1.84%) Grunt
8 44 (1.76%) gulp
9 41 (1.64%) Jenkins
10 35 (1.40%) Moq
11 32 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (1.04%) JUnit
12 26 (1.04%) Maven
12 26 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
13 23 (0.92%) Eclipse
14 21 (0.84%) Bitbucket
14 21 (0.84%) PHPUnit
15 20 (0.80%) Selenium
16 19 (0.76%) Bower
17 18 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 382 (15.31%) Finance
2 182 (7.29%) Games
3 177 (7.09%) Marketing
4 134 (5.37%) Banking
5 99 (3.97%) Retail
6 55 (2.20%) Advertising
7 53 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.88%) Automotive
8 47 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 38 (1.52%) Front Office
10 29 (1.16%) Back Office
11 28 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.88%) Electronics
13 20 (0.80%) Aerospace
14 19 (0.76%) Legal
15 17 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.52%) Law
17 12 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.24%) Publishing
19 3 (0.12%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1121 (44.93%) HTML
2 1119 (44.85%) .NET
3 1030 (41.28%) CSS
4 751 (30.10%) ASP.NET
5 547 (21.92%) AngularJS
6 507 (20.32%) jQuery
7 398 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 326 (13.07%) HTML5
9 256 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 209 (8.38%) Web Services
11 198 (7.94%) CSS3
11 198 (7.94%) XML
12 175 (7.01%) Node.js
13 174 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 173 (6.93%) WCF
15 168 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 157 (6.29%) React
17 154 (6.17%) REST
18 147 (5.89%) Spring
19 135 (5.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 511 (20.48%) Computer Science
2 150 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
3 135 (5.41%) User Experience
4 91 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 86 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 81 (3.25%) Fintech
7 55 (2.20%) Data Structures
8 32 (1.28%) Social Media
9 31 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 23 (0.92%) Hedge funds
11 18 (0.72%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.68%) Graphic Design
13 16 (0.64%) Equities
13 16 (0.64%) iPad
13 16 (0.64%) Management Information System
14 15 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (0.60%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.32%) Blog
15 8 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.28%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 226 (9.06%) Linux
2 154 (6.17%) Windows
3 129 (5.17%) Android
4 117 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 44 (1.76%) Unix
6 21 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.32%) VxWorks
8 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.12%) Debian
11 3 (0.12%) HPUX
11 3 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.080%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.080%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.040%) CentOS
13 1 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 750 (30.06%) MVC
3 443 (17.76%) Web Development
4 374 (14.99%) TDD
5 363 (14.55%) OO
6 270 (10.82%) Front End Development
7 248 (9.94%) Software Engineering
8 223 (8.94%) BDD
9 203 (8.14%) Scrum
10 176 (7.05%) OOP
11 169 (6.77%) Mathematics
12 146 (5.85%) Web Application Development
13 140 (5.61%) SDLC
14 130 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
15 124 (4.97%) Unit Testing
16 119 (4.77%) E-Commerce
17 112 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
18 105 (4.21%) Test Automation
19 101 (4.05%) Analytics
19 101 (4.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1235 (49.50%) C#
2 1201 (48.14%) JavaScript
3 854 (34.23%) SQL
4 674 (27.01%) Java
5 420 (16.83%) PHP
6 266 (10.66%) Python
7 203 (8.14%) C++
8 141 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 117 (4.69%) VB.NET
10 112 (4.49%) Ruby
11 66 (2.65%) C
12 55 (2.20%) F#
13 42 (1.68%) TypeScript
14 30 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 30 (1.20%) Scala
15 26 (1.04%) Perl
16 21 (0.84%) VBA
17 20 (0.80%) R
18 17 (0.68%) VB
19 16 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 767 (30.74%) Degree
2 235 (9.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
5 29 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 22 (0.88%) MCSD
7 20 (0.80%) MCP
8 18 (0.72%) MCAD
9 17 (0.68%) MCTS
10 15 (0.60%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.44%) HND
11 11 (0.44%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.24%) PhD
14 5 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.12%) HNC
15 3 (0.12%) OCP
15 3 (0.12%) Postgraduate
16 2 (0.080%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.69%) QA
2 10 (0.40%) SEPA
2 10 (0.40%) SLA
3 9 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (1.40%) Docker
2 8 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 49 (1.96%) Kibana
2 23 (0.92%) Ansible
3 21 (0.84%) Puppet
4 17 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.40%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.36%) Opsview
7 8 (0.32%) Graphite
8 7 (0.28%) Consul
9 5 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.12%) Terraform
11 1 (0.040%) Grafana
11 1 (0.040%) Plesk
11 1 (0.040%) Salt
11 1 (0.040%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.040%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.040%) WMI
Vendors
1 328 (13.15%) Microsoft
2 114 (4.57%) Google
3 113 (4.53%) Oracle
4 42 (1.68%) Zend
5 30 (1.20%) Twitter
6 23 (0.92%) SAP
7 17 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (0.64%) Adobe
8 16 (0.64%) Cognos
8 16 (0.64%) Tableau
9 14 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 10 (0.40%) Apple
10 10 (0.40%) IBM
10 10 (0.40%) Xamarin
11 9 (0.36%) Splunk
12 8 (0.32%) VMware
13 7 (0.28%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (0.24%) HP
14 6 (0.24%) Jaspersoft
14 6 (0.24%) Reuters