Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Junior Software Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 217 218
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.088% 0.023% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.023% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Hertfordshire median annual salary £33,750 £27,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +7.84% -
10th Percentile £23,275 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £45,875 £28,750 £26,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +27.66% -6.00% -

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 4,420 4,298 4,858
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 97.39% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,766 3,587 4,035
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 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Junior Software 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 Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Watford -1 2 £33,750 +22.73%
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 -
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Junior Software Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Junior Software 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) SignalR
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Junior Software 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) SignalR
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sage
1 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec