Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 153 150
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 114 164 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.56% 1.99% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.04% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 108 145 126
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,850 £19,750
90th Percentile £37,875 £29,500 £32,500
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 7,086 8,041 6,909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.58% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 6,790 5,840
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 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 17 July 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
Oldham +30 7 £21,500 +16.22%
Bolton -1 6 £30,000 +27.66% 1
Altrincham +5 3 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Bury -5 2 £24,500 -10.91% 1
Cheadle - 2 £26,250 -
Salford -4 1 £24,000 +33.33%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £25,000 -
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
Junior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 64 (56.14%) C#
2 62 (54.39%) .NET
3 61 (53.51%) MVC
4 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
7 45 (39.47%) Web Development
8 44 (38.60%) HTML
8 44 (38.60%) CSS
8 44 (38.60%) AngularJS
9 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
10 37 (32.46%) Google
11 36 (31.58%) RESTful
12 35 (30.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (30.70%) SQL Server
12 35 (30.70%) TDD
13 34 (29.82%) .NET Framework
14 32 (28.07%) Entity Framework
14 32 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (27.19%) WCF
16 30 (26.32%) BDD
16 30 (26.32%) Web Application Development
17 29 (25.44%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (25.44%) Ruby
17 29 (25.44%) Games
18 28 (24.56%) Degree
18 28 (24.56%) MongoDB
19 27 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
19 27 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 26 (22.81%) TeamCity

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 25 (21.93%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (1.75%) nginx
3 2 (1.75%) WordPress
4 1 (0.88%) Drupal
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.75%) GIMP
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
1 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.39%) Firebase
4 3 (2.63%) npm
5 2 (1.75%) Google Play
5 2 (1.75%) SaaS
6 1 (0.88%) GitHub
6 1 (0.88%) Serverless
6 1 (0.88%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Internet
1 3 (2.63%) Intranet
2 2 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.70%) SQL Server
2 28 (24.56%) MongoDB
3 22 (19.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (14.04%) MySQL
5 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.51%) Redis
8 2 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) MS Access
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Power BI
9 1 (0.88%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (22.81%) TeamCity
2 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.26%) Subversion
3 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.39%) gulp
5 4 (3.51%) Grunt
6 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.63%) JIRA
6 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.63%) Xcode
7 2 (1.75%) JUnit
7 2 (1.75%) webpack
8 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.88%) Ant
8 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.88%) Gradle
8 1 (0.88%) Maven
8 1 (0.88%) Mockito
8 1 (0.88%) MorphX
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 29 (25.44%) Games
2 14 (12.28%) Finance
3 4 (3.51%) Advertising
4 3 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.39%) .NET
2 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 44 (38.60%) AngularJS
3 44 (38.60%) CSS
3 44 (38.60%) HTML
4 36 (31.58%) RESTful
5 35 (30.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (29.82%) .NET Framework
7 32 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (28.07%) Entity Framework
8 31 (27.19%) WCF
9 27 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (22.81%) WPF
11 25 (21.93%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (21.93%) MSMQ
12 17 (14.91%) jQuery
12 17 (14.91%) React
13 12 (10.53%) Symfony
13 12 (10.53%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 11 (9.65%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.77%) User Experience
4 6 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.75%) Blog
7 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.75%) Fintech
7 2 (1.75%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.75%) Robotics
8 1 (0.88%) Animation
8 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Photography
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Android
2 10 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.51%) Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.51%) MVC
2 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (39.47%) Web Development
4 35 (30.70%) TDD
5 30 (26.32%) BDD
5 30 (26.32%) Web Application Development
6 25 (21.93%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (21.93%) Kanban
6 25 (21.93%) Multithreading
7 16 (14.04%) Mobile Development
8 13 (11.40%) OO
9 12 (10.53%) Android Development
10 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.14%) iOS Development
12 6 (5.26%) Front End Development
12 6 (5.26%) OOP
12 6 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (4.39%) Scrum
13 5 (4.39%) SDLC
14 4 (3.51%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.14%) C#
2 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (25.44%) Ruby
4 25 (21.93%) F#
4 25 (21.93%) Java
5 19 (16.67%) SQL
6 18 (15.79%) PHP
7 6 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 6 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.63%) C++
8 3 (2.63%) PHP 7
8 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.75%) Java 8
9 2 (1.75%) Python
9 2 (1.75%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.88%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.88%) VBA
10 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Degree
2 16 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
1 2 (1.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 25 (21.93%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Google
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) Zend
4 4 (3.51%) Adobe
5 3 (2.63%) Twitter
6 2 (1.75%) Apple
6 2 (1.75%) Capita
6 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin