Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 189 192
Rank change year-on-year +37 +3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 63 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.38% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.61% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 28
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,088
90th Percentile £41,250 £35,125 £37,500
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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 4,453 4,121 4,674
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 96.81% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,724 3,506 3,871
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +5 18 £37,500 +15.38%
Watford - 13 £27,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 11 £28,500 +3.64% 1
Stevenage - 5 £26,000 -
Hatfield - 2 £37,500 -
Letchworth +20 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Hertford +5 1 £37,000 +48.00%
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 - 2
Rickmansworth - 1 £27,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £22,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £42,500 -
Junior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 46 (73.02%) C#
2 41 (65.08%) .NET
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 37 (58.73%) HTML
5 34 (53.97%) CSS
6 32 (50.79%) Web Development
7 28 (44.44%) SQL
8 26 (41.27%) Java
9 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
10 18 (28.57%) Redis
11 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
12 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
12 16 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
13 15 (23.81%) Finance
14 14 (22.22%) OO
14 14 (22.22%) React
15 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (20.63%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (20.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
15 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (19.05%) Graphite
16 12 (19.05%) TypeScript
17 11 (17.46%) SDLC
18 10 (15.87%) MVC
18 10 (15.87%) TDD
18 10 (15.87%) XML
18 10 (15.87%) Computer Science

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 13 (20.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Chatbot
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SMS
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) Redis
2 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
4 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) DB2
6 2 (3.17%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) gulp
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) Log4j
3 2 (3.17%) Mockito
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.59%) Grunt
4 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.59%) webpack
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) .NET
2 37 (58.73%) HTML
3 34 (53.97%) CSS
4 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
6 14 (22.22%) React
7 13 (20.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 12 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (15.87%) JSON
9 10 (15.87%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.11%) HTML5
11 5 (7.94%) Ember.js
11 5 (7.94%) J2EE
11 5 (7.94%) jQuery
11 5 (7.94%) Meteor
11 5 (7.94%) Web Services
12 4 (6.35%) CSS3
12 4 (6.35%) JDBC
12 4 (6.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Robotics
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) HPUX
2 3 (4.76%) Solaris
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Web Development
2 16 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 14 (22.22%) OO
5 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
6 11 (17.46%) SDLC
7 10 (15.87%) MVC
7 10 (15.87%) TDD
8 9 (14.29%) DevOps
9 7 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 5 (7.94%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.35%) Creative Thinking
11 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.35%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (6.35%) Software Delivery
12 3 (4.76%) Scrum
13 2 (3.17%) RAD
13 2 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (73.02%) C#
2 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 26 (41.27%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) TypeScript
6 6 (9.52%) C++
6 6 (9.52%) Fortran
6 6 (9.52%) Pascal
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.17%) C
9 2 (3.17%) Perl
9 2 (3.17%) Scala
9 2 (3.17%) VBA
10 1 (1.59%) ES6
10 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.35%) HND
4 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Graphite
2 7 (11.11%) Consul
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Twitter
3 2 (3.17%) ATG
3 2 (3.17%) Blue Martini
3 2 (3.17%) Demandware
3 2 (3.17%) Elastic Path
3 2 (3.17%) hybris
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) New Relic
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle