The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 41 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 21 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.36% 1.60% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 1.60% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Median salary £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -6.66%  
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 384 312 432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.96% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 251 360
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Leicester

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Leicester

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

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 Leicester region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) CSS
3 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
5 16 (41.03%) PHP
6 15 (38.46%) Java
7 14 (35.90%) MySQL
8 13 (33.33%) jQuery
9 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 12 (30.77%) OO
10 11 (28.21%) LAMP
10 11 (28.21%) Degree
10 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
11 10 (25.64%) CMS
11 10 (25.64%) MVC
12 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
13 8 (20.51%) Apache Cordova
13 8 (20.51%) Android
13 8 (20.51%) PhoneGap
13 8 (20.51%) Retail
13 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
13 8 (20.51%) Drupal
13 8 (20.51%) QA
14 7 (17.95%) C#
14 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (17.95%) HTML5
15 6 (15.38%) Scala

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 10 (25.64%) CMS
2 8 (20.51%) Drupal
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.38%) QUnit
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Redmine
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) CSS
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) LAMP
5 8 (20.51%) Apache Cordova
5 8 (20.51%) PhoneGap
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
6 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (15.38%) .NET
7 6 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 6 (15.38%) Ember.js
7 6 (15.38%) JPA
7 6 (15.38%) Node.js
7 6 (15.38%) React
7 6 (15.38%) REST
7 6 (15.38%) Spring
8 5 (12.82%) Ext JS
9 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
2 8 (20.51%) Android
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 9 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.38%) CQRS
7 4 (10.26%) OO PHP
7 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.69%) Kanban
8 3 (7.69%) OOD
8 3 (7.69%) OOP
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 2 (5.13%) Web Development
10 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) PHP
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) C#
6 6 (15.38%) Scala
7 3 (7.69%) Apple Swift
7 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Zend
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