Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 139 197
Rank change year-on-year -22 +58 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 128 163 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.73% 2.22% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.29% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 116 156 65
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -2.13%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £36,938 £30,000 £33,000
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,206 7,128 6,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 97.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,976 6,149 5,630
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Manchester

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Manchester

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Manchester

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Stockport -5 8 £27,500 +12.24%
Oldham +20 5 £21,500 +4.88%
Wigan +1 3 £25,000 +4.17%
Bury +6 2 £22,000 -26.67%
Salford 0 1 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Altrincham - 1 £25,500 - 2
Junior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 67 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (51.56%) C#
3 65 (50.78%) .NET
4 63 (49.22%) AngularJS
5 57 (44.53%) MVC
6 56 (43.75%) CSS
7 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
8 54 (42.19%) SQL Server
9 53 (41.41%) Web Development
10 52 (40.63%) HTML
11 50 (39.06%) ASP.NET
12 49 (38.28%) TDD
13 48 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 48 (37.50%) Computer Science
14 46 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
15 42 (32.81%) MongoDB
15 42 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 42 (32.81%) Google
16 41 (32.03%) BDD
17 40 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (31.25%) Kanban
18 39 (30.47%) Web Application Development
19 38 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
19 38 (29.69%) RESTful
19 38 (29.69%) Ruby
20 37 (28.91%) .NET Framework
20 37 (28.91%) Microsoft Azure
21 36 (28.13%) Multithreading
21 36 (28.13%) F#
21 36 (28.13%) WCF

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 36 (28.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) JBoss
2 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Shopify
2 1 (0.78%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (28.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 42 (32.81%) MongoDB
3 36 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (14.06%) MySQL
5 7 (5.47%) SAP BW
5 7 (5.47%) SAP HANA
6 6 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.34%) DB2
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.78%) Power BI
10 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (28.13%) TeamCity
2 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.91%) Maven
4 4 (3.13%) JIRA
4 4 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (3.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.34%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.34%) Gradle
5 3 (2.34%) Grunt
5 3 (2.34%) gulp
5 3 (2.34%) Mocha
5 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (28.13%) Games
2 11 (8.59%) Advertising
3 8 (6.25%) Finance
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Automotive
5 3 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (50.78%) .NET
2 63 (49.22%) AngularJS
3 56 (43.75%) CSS
4 52 (40.63%) HTML
5 50 (39.06%) ASP.NET
6 48 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 42 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (29.69%) RESTful
10 37 (28.91%) .NET Framework
11 36 (28.13%) Entity Framework
11 36 (28.13%) MSMQ
11 36 (28.13%) WCF
11 36 (28.13%) WPF
12 31 (24.22%) jQuery
13 20 (15.63%) Node.js
14 12 (9.38%) HTML5
15 10 (7.81%) React
16 9 (7.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.47%) User Experience
3 4 (3.13%) Blog
3 4 (3.13%) iPad
4 3 (2.34%) Life Science
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Fintech
6 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.78%) HoloLens
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.81%) Android
2 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.53%) MVC
3 53 (41.41%) Web Development
4 49 (38.28%) TDD
5 41 (32.03%) BDD
6 40 (31.25%) Kanban
7 39 (30.47%) Web Application Development
8 36 (28.13%) Dependency Injection
8 36 (28.13%) Multithreading
9 13 (10.16%) Front End Development
10 12 (9.38%) OO
11 10 (7.81%) Scrum
11 10 (7.81%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.03%) Analytics
12 9 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.47%) Android Development
13 7 (5.47%) CRM
13 7 (5.47%) DevOps
13 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
13 7 (5.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.56%) C#
2 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
3 38 (29.69%) Ruby
4 36 (28.13%) F#
5 32 (25.00%) SQL
6 29 (22.66%) PHP
7 22 (17.19%) Java
8 7 (5.47%) ABAP
9 5 (3.91%) C++
9 5 (3.91%) Kotlin
10 4 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.13%) X++
11 3 (2.34%) Python
11 3 (2.34%) VC++
12 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.78%) C
13 1 (0.78%) CFML
13 1 (0.78%) Elixir
13 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.56%) HND
4 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (28.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) Google
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.47%) SAP
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle
5 3 (2.34%) Sybase
6 2 (1.56%) Capita
6 2 (1.56%) Twitter
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore