Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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

Junior Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 169 177
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 70 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.44% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.24% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 55
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -12.31% +27.45%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £41,750 £37,500 £39,000
East of England median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year +5.45% +6.80% +3.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,723 4,433 4,982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 97.17% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,036 3,700 4,080
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £68,875
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
St Albans +13 26 £36,000 +2.86%
Bishop's Stortford -2 13 £26,000 +20.93% 1
Watford +7 11 £31,900 +27.60% 2
Hoddesdon +6 5 £30,000 +2.56%
Stevenage - 4 £28,750 -
Letchworth +3 3 £27,500 +12.24%
Hemel Hempstead -10 3 £36,000 +30.91%
Harpenden +14 1 £42,500 +112.50%
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £27,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £40,000 -
Junior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 45 (64.29%) C#
2 40 (57.14%) HTML
2 40 (57.14%) .NET
3 38 (54.29%) SQL
4 35 (50.00%) CSS
5 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
6 28 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 27 (38.57%) Java
8 21 (30.00%) Degree
8 21 (30.00%) jQuery
9 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 19 (27.14%) Mathematics
10 19 (27.14%) Web Development
10 19 (27.14%) MVC
10 19 (27.14%) Windows
11 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
11 18 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (21.43%) Python
12 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
13 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (20.00%) TypeScript
13 14 (20.00%) DevOps
13 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (20.00%) Redis
13 14 (20.00%) Graphite
14 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (17.14%) Consul
16 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (14.29%) TDD

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 18 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.29%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.43%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) Redis
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) DB2
4 1 (1.43%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) Moq
3 5 (7.14%) MSTest
3 5 (7.14%) NUnit
3 5 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.29%) Chocolatey
5 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.43%) Ant
6 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) .NET
1 40 (57.14%) HTML
2 35 (50.00%) CSS
3 28 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (30.00%) jQuery
5 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 15 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (12.86%) React
8 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (7.14%) J2EE
9 5 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.14%) Ninject
9 5 (7.14%) Spring.NET
9 5 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (7.14%) WCF
9 5 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.71%) NHS
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) HPUX
3 2 (2.86%) Solaris
3 2 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Mathematics
1 19 (27.14%) MVC
1 19 (27.14%) Web Development
2 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.00%) DevOps
4 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (11.43%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.57%) Web Application Development
9 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (7.14%) Kanban
9 5 (7.14%) MVVM
9 5 (7.14%) OO
10 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
4 27 (38.57%) Java
5 15 (21.43%) Python
6 14 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.71%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.86%) C
8 2 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Graphite
2 12 (17.14%) Consul
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) Grafana
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) ATG
3 1 (1.43%) Blue Martini
3 1 (1.43%) Demandware
3 1 (1.43%) Elastic Path
3 1 (1.43%) hybris
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) New Relic
3 1 (1.43%) Telerik