Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 31 39 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.69% 2.75% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.81% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 67
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,225 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £28,925 £32,500
South East 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 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 1,105 1,388 2,045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 98.02% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1,180 1,789
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,450
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 5 £25,000 -
Dartford +1 3 £22,500 +2.27% 1
West Malling -2 2 £25,250 +9.78% 1
Tonbridge - 2 - -
Canterbury +4 1 £22,500 -18.18% 2
Whitstable 0 1 £23,500 -
Maidstone -5 1 £23,000 -11.54% 1
Junior Developer
South East

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

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

1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
4 14 (45.16%) Finance
4 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 12 (38.71%) Apple
6 12 (38.71%) Financial Institution
6 12 (38.71%) Facebook
6 12 (38.71%) Expense Management
7 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) HTML5
11 6 (19.35%) Kanban
11 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
11 6 (19.35%) WCF
11 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (19.35%) React
11 6 (19.35%) Autofac
11 6 (19.35%) Ember.js
11 6 (19.35%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
11 6 (19.35%) CSS
11 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling

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 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Hyperconnected
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) CDMA
2 1 (3.23%) GSM
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Moq
1 5 (16.13%) MSTest
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Grunt
4 1 (3.23%) gulp
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
4 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (22.58%) HTML5
8 6 (19.35%) Autofac
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) Ember.js
8 6 (19.35%) React
8 6 (19.35%) WCF
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (16.13%) jQuery
9 5 (16.13%) Ninject
9 5 (16.13%) Spring.NET
9 5 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (16.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) Expense Management
3 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) Kanban
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (16.13%) MVVM
6 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Apple
1 12 (38.71%) Facebook
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Compaq
3 2 (6.45%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat