The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Junior Developer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 13 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.11% 0.60% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 0.62% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 14
Median salary £24,500 £21,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,250 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 411 323 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.33% 96.13% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 380 278 377
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Lancashire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Lancashire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Preston - 6 £24,500 -
Colne - 2 £19,000 -
Chorley 0 1 £19,000 -5.00%
Junior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Lancashire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (18.18%) HTTP
7 4 (18.18%) WinForms
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.64%) QA
8 3 (13.64%) WPF
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Software Testing

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 5 (22.73%) Spring
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) SOAP
6 4 (18.18%) WinForms
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.64%) WPF
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) Laravel
9 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 3 (13.64%) MVVM
4 3 (13.64%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (13.64%) OOD
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle