The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 50 64
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 16 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.68% 3.95% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 4.14% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 34
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 942 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.34% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 769 766 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Essex

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Essex

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Essex

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughton - 4 £50,000 - 1
Chelmsford -16 3 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Colchester -15 1 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Wickford - 1 £24,000 -
Junior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) Web Development
2 15 (46.88%) MVC
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) .NET
3 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) PHP
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) MySQL
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Unix
9 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.63%) XML
10 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 5 (15.63%) User Stories
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
10 5 (15.63%) WinForms
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) DevExpress

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (9.38%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) WinForms
5 5 (15.63%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.50%) JPA
6 4 (12.50%) React
6 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.38%) J2EE
7 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.25%) Sass
9 1 (3.13%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Web Development
2 15 (46.88%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
3 5 (15.63%) User Stories
4 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
6 1 (3.13%) API Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile First
6 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) Delphi
7 3 (9.38%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) DevExpress
Colchester, Essex
Data Careers
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Comms Express
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Movex Logistics Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago