Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 111 93
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 33 17 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.59% 1.04% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.06% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 46
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% -4.32%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,200 £19,875
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £31,875
South East median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1,250 1,602 2,058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.74% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,352 1,858
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
Tunbridge Wells +9 13 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Maidstone +32 8 £28,750 +29.21% 1
Stansted - 3 £24,000 -
West Malling -3 2 £29,750 +29.35%
Junior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 24 (72.73%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) .NET
3 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
6 17 (51.52%) WCF
7 16 (48.48%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
7 16 (48.48%) CSS
7 16 (48.48%) MVC
8 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (42.42%) TDD
10 12 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (33.33%) Scrum
11 11 (33.33%) SQL
11 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (30.30%) Kanban
12 10 (30.30%) Spring.NET
12 10 (30.30%) WPF
12 10 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (30.30%) MSTest
12 10 (30.30%) MVVM
12 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (30.30%) Moq
12 10 (30.30%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (30.30%) Ninject
12 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
12 10 (30.30%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (30.30%) HTML

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 6 (18.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) npm
1 6 (18.18%) Yarn
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Hyperconnected
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Moq
1 10 (30.30%) MSTest
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
1 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (21.21%) webpack
3 6 (18.18%) Babel
3 6 (18.18%) Log4Net
3 6 (18.18%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
3 17 (51.52%) WCF
4 16 (48.48%) CSS
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (30.30%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) Ninject
6 10 (30.30%) Spring.NET
6 10 (30.30%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (30.30%) WinForms
6 10 (30.30%) WPF
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
8 8 (24.24%) Node.js
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
10 6 (18.18%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 12 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.09%) BBC
4 3 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (48.48%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (30.30%) Kanban
5 10 (30.30%) MVVM
5 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
6 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.21%) SOLID
8 6 (18.18%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
10 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.06%) ETL
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
11 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) ES6
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft