The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Junior Developer
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 52 59
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 18 54 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.31% 4.88% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 4.96% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 29
Median salary £24,500 £25,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.85% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,020 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 763 1088 926
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.95% 98.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 635 950 833
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Kent

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Kent

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Maidstone 0 7 £26,000 -0.95%
West Malling +4 6 £23,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £27,500 - 1
Dartford +2 1 £22,000 -32.82%
Sandwich - 1 - -
Junior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Kent region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) C#
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
5 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 8 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) MySQL
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) XML
8 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Web Development
9 6 (18.75%) jQuery
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) JSP
10 5 (15.63%) CRM
10 5 (15.63%) Confluence
10 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
10 5 (15.63%) Spring
10 5 (15.63%) Fiddler
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (15.63%) Cross-Platform Development
11 4 (12.50%) Swing

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Heroku
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL Workbench
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Fiddler
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Moq
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) Ajax
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
6 5 (15.63%) JSP
6 5 (15.63%) Spring
7 4 (12.50%) Swing
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.38%) LINQ
8 3 (9.38%) Node.js
8 3 (9.38%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) WinForms
8 3 (9.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 5 (15.63%) Cross-Platform Development
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) MVVM
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Case Management
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Email Marketing
7 2 (6.25%) OO PHP
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) UX Design
7 2 (6.25%) Web Design
8 1 (3.13%) Logistics
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Go
8 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Thunderhead
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