Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 157 133
Rank change year-on-year -20 -24 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 116 136 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.59% 1.74% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.78% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 124 151
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £39,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 7,023 7,635 7,144
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.66% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,851 6,366 6,130
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Bury +1 8 £25,000 -6.54%
Bolton +18 5 £30,000 +3.45% 1
Stockport +9 4 £23,750 -1.04% 1
Oldham +6 2 £27,500 +48.65%
Salford - 2 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 2 £26,250 -
Wigan -3 1 - - 3
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £33,500 - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Manchester region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 57 (49.14%) C#
2 53 (45.69%) .NET
3 43 (37.07%) ASP.NET
3 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (36.21%) MVC
5 40 (34.48%) HTML
6 38 (32.76%) Java
7 37 (31.90%) CSS
8 36 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 32 (27.59%) TDD
10 31 (26.72%) Degree
10 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
11 30 (25.86%) SQL
11 30 (25.86%) Computer Science
11 30 (25.86%) Ruby
11 30 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 28 (24.14%) RESTful
13 28 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 27 (23.28%) Games
15 26 (22.41%) WCF
15 26 (22.41%) Web Development
15 26 (22.41%) BDD
15 26 (22.41%) Entity Framework
15 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (19.83%) MySQL
16 23 (19.83%) Web Application Development
17 21 (18.10%) SQL Server 2016
17 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
18 20 (17.24%) Node.js

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 10 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.03%) Apache
2 7 (6.03%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.86%) Magento
1 1 (0.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.45%) Firebase
4 1 (0.86%) Google Play
4 1 (0.86%) npm
4 1 (0.86%) Office 365
4 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.83%) MySQL
3 21 (18.10%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (15.52%) MongoDB
5 16 (13.79%) NoSQL
6 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.90%) Big Data
8 7 (6.03%) Apache Hive
8 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.86%) MS Access
10 1 (0.86%) Power BI
10 1 (0.86%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) TeamCity
3 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.45%) Subversion
5 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.72%) JIRA
6 2 (1.72%) Xcode
7 1 (0.86%) Ant
7 1 (0.86%) Gradle
7 1 (0.86%) gulp
7 1 (0.86%) JUnit
7 1 (0.86%) Maven
7 1 (0.86%) Mockito
7 1 (0.86%) MorphX
General
1 27 (23.28%) Games
2 16 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Publishing
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (45.69%) .NET
2 43 (37.07%) ASP.NET
3 40 (34.48%) HTML
4 37 (31.90%) CSS
5 30 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 28 (24.14%) .NET Framework
7 28 (24.14%) RESTful
8 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (22.41%) Entity Framework
8 26 (22.41%) WCF
9 20 (17.24%) Node.js
10 19 (16.38%) jQuery
11 14 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (11.21%) Code First Entity Framework
12 13 (11.21%) React
13 12 (10.34%) WPF
14 10 (8.62%) HTML5
14 10 (8.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) User Experience
3 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.31%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.31%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.31%) Derivative
4 5 (4.31%) Fintech
4 5 (4.31%) VLE
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.86%) Blog
7 1 (0.86%) Media Streaming
7 1 (0.86%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Android
2 10 (8.62%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) MVC
3 32 (27.59%) TDD
4 26 (22.41%) BDD
4 26 (22.41%) Web Development
5 23 (19.83%) Web Application Development
6 11 (9.48%) Kanban
6 11 (9.48%) Mobile Development
6 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.62%) Android Development
7 10 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (8.62%) Mathematics
7 10 (8.62%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (6.90%) OO
9 7 (6.03%) Analytics
9 7 (6.03%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (6.03%) Data Analytics
10 6 (5.17%) iOS Development
10 6 (5.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.14%) C#
2 38 (32.76%) Java
3 36 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.86%) Ruby
4 30 (25.86%) SQL
5 18 (15.52%) C++
6 15 (12.93%) Python
7 13 (11.21%) PHP
8 12 (10.34%) C
9 10 (8.62%) F#
10 7 (6.03%) Perl
11 5 (4.31%) Apple Swift
11 5 (4.31%) Objective-C
11 5 (4.31%) R
12 3 (2.59%) Scala
12 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.59%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.59%) X++
13 1 (0.86%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Google
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) Zend
4 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.86%) Apple
5 1 (0.86%) Cognos
5 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.86%) Nintex
5 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow