The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £25,000 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 Software Developer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.96% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £25,000 £21,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in Lancashire

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in Lancashire

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Lancashire region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD

Junior Software 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle