Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 152 166
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 125 153 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.68% 1.99% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.05% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 114 139 92
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £40,313 £30,000 £37,125
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 7,191 7,460 6,480
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.10% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,049 6,364 5,434
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +35 11 £21,500 +4.88% 1
Stockport -2 3 £26,500 +17.78% 1
Altrincham +6 2 £27,750 +0.91%
Bolton -4 2 £22,500 -4.26%
Salford -6 2 £24,000 -
Wigan +4 1 £25,000 +4.17%
Junior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 65 (52.00%) C#
2 63 (50.40%) .NET
3 60 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (45.60%) AngularJS
5 53 (42.40%) Web Development
5 53 (42.40%) MVC
6 52 (41.60%) JavaScript
7 50 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 49 (39.20%) HTML
8 49 (39.20%) CSS
9 47 (37.60%) ASP.NET
9 47 (37.60%) Google
10 46 (36.80%) SQL Server
11 45 (36.00%) TDD
12 43 (34.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 43 (34.40%) Amazon AWS
13 41 (32.80%) MongoDB
14 37 (29.60%) RESTful
15 36 (28.80%) BDD
16 35 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 35 (28.00%) Web Application Development
16 35 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (28.00%) Ruby
17 33 (26.40%) Multithreading
17 33 (26.40%) Kanban
17 33 (26.40%) F#
17 33 (26.40%) TeamCity
17 33 (26.40%) KnockoutJS
17 33 (26.40%) Entity Framework
17 33 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC

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 33 (26.40%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.60%) JBoss
2 2 (1.60%) nginx
2 2 (1.60%) WordPress
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.60%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.80%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 43 (34.40%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.00%) GitHub
4 2 (1.60%) npm
4 2 (1.60%) SaaS
5 1 (0.80%) Firebase
5 1 (0.80%) Google Play
5 1 (0.80%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Broadband
2 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.80%) SQL Server
2 41 (32.80%) MongoDB
3 22 (17.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (11.20%) MySQL
5 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (5.60%) SAP BW
6 7 (5.60%) SAP HANA
7 6 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.20%) Redis
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (26.40%) TeamCity
2 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.80%) Grunt
3 6 (4.80%) gulp
4 3 (2.40%) JIRA
4 3 (2.40%) Subversion
5 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.60%) Maven
5 2 (1.60%) Mocha
5 2 (1.60%) webpack
6 1 (0.80%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.80%) Gradle
6 1 (0.80%) JUnit
6 1 (0.80%) Selenium
6 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 33 (26.40%) Games
2 12 (9.60%) Advertising
3 11 (8.80%) Finance
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.40%) .NET
2 57 (45.60%) AngularJS
3 49 (39.20%) CSS
3 49 (39.20%) HTML
4 47 (37.60%) ASP.NET
5 43 (34.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 37 (29.60%) RESTful
7 35 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (26.40%) .NET Framework
8 33 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (26.40%) Entity Framework
8 33 (26.40%) KnockoutJS
8 33 (26.40%) MSMQ
8 33 (26.40%) WCF
8 33 (26.40%) WPF
9 21 (16.80%) jQuery
10 20 (16.00%) React
11 19 (15.20%) Node.js
12 12 (9.60%) Web Services
13 8 (6.40%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 50 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.40%) User Experience
4 6 (4.80%) Blog
5 3 (2.40%) Fintech
5 3 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.60%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.60%) Life Science
6 2 (1.60%) Robotics
7 1 (0.80%) Animation
7 1 (0.80%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Photography
7 1 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Android
2 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.80%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) CentOS
3 1 (0.80%) Debian
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.40%) MVC
2 53 (42.40%) Web Development
3 45 (36.00%) TDD
4 36 (28.80%) BDD
5 35 (28.00%) Web Application Development
6 33 (26.40%) Dependency Injection
6 33 (26.40%) Kanban
6 33 (26.40%) Multithreading
7 15 (12.00%) OO
8 14 (11.20%) Front End Development
9 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.20%) Analytics
10 9 (7.20%) Android Development
11 8 (6.40%) CRM
11 8 (6.40%) DevOps
11 8 (6.40%) Mobile Development
12 7 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.60%) Error Analysis
12 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) C#
2 52 (41.60%) JavaScript
3 35 (28.00%) Ruby
4 33 (26.40%) F#
5 27 (21.60%) PHP
6 22 (17.60%) Java
7 19 (15.20%) SQL
8 7 (5.60%) ABAP
9 5 (4.00%) Kotlin
9 5 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.20%) X++
11 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.40%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.60%) Python
12 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.80%) C
13 1 (0.80%) C++
13 1 (0.80%) CFML
13 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (18.40%) Degree
2 16 (12.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.80%) HND
3 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) LXC
Systems Management
1 33 (26.40%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) Google
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.60%) SAP
4 5 (4.00%) Twitter
4 5 (4.00%) Zend
5 4 (3.20%) Adobe
6 2 (1.60%) Capita
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle
6 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.80%) Apple
7 1 (0.80%) IBM