Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 165 173
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 51 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.23% 1.16% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 42
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -13.49% +23.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £21,125
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,400 £37,500
East of England median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 4,059 4,004 4,326
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 97.04% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,212 3,420 3,628
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +5.88%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Hemel Hempstead +20 10 £28,500 -20.83%
Watford +8 7 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Stevenage +1 6 £26,000 -20.00%
St Albans -8 6 £35,000 +16.67%
Tring - 3 £31,500 - 1
Hatfield - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -13 2 £29,000 +13.73% 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £45,000 -
Hertford +8 1 £37,000 +43.69%
Junior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (70.59%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
3 29 (56.86%) HTML
4 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (45.10%) CSS
6 21 (41.18%) Java
7 20 (39.22%) SQL
8 18 (35.29%) Web Development
9 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
11 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
11 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 13 (25.49%) Vue.js
13 12 (23.53%) React
13 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (21.57%) OO
14 11 (21.57%) HTML5
14 11 (21.57%) SDLC
15 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
15 9 (17.65%) MVC
15 9 (17.65%) C++
16 8 (15.69%) Redis
16 8 (15.69%) Finance
16 8 (15.69%) TDD
16 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
16 8 (15.69%) JSON
17 7 (13.73%) Degree
17 7 (13.73%) Retail
17 7 (13.73%) XML
17 7 (13.73%) Front End Development

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 3 (5.88%) IIS
1 3 (5.88%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Chatbot
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SMS
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Redis
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Maven
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Ant
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) Gradle
5 1 (1.96%) Grunt
5 1 (1.96%) gulp
5 1 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Log4j
5 1 (1.96%) Mockito
5 1 (1.96%) webpack
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.88%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) .NET
2 29 (56.86%) HTML
3 23 (45.10%) CSS
4 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.49%) Vue.js
6 12 (23.53%) React
7 11 (21.57%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.69%) JSON
9 7 (13.73%) XML
10 6 (11.76%) CSS3
10 6 (11.76%) Spring
11 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
11 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
11 5 (9.80%) Meteor
11 5 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (9.80%) Web Services
12 4 (7.84%) jQuery
12 4 (7.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Robotics
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
1 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) HPUX
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Web Development
2 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) OO
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
5 9 (17.65%) MVC
6 8 (15.69%) TDD
7 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.84%) Creative Thinking
9 4 (7.84%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) User Stories
10 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.92%) BDD
11 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 21 (41.18%) Java
4 20 (39.22%) SQL
5 9 (17.65%) C++
6 6 (11.76%) Fortran
6 6 (11.76%) Pascal
7 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.84%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) PHP
9 2 (3.92%) C
9 2 (3.92%) Java 8
9 2 (3.92%) Scala
9 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.92%) VBA
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.96%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.84%) HND
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.88%) Twitter
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) ATG
3 1 (1.96%) Blue Martini
3 1 (1.96%) Demandware
3 1 (1.96%) Elastic Path
3 1 (1.96%) hybris
3 1 (1.96%) IBM