The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 57 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 18 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.18% 0.82% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 0.84% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 7
Median salary £27,500 £24,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +2.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,300 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £25,400
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 479 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.35% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 444 396 380
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Merseyside

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Merseyside

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +14 13 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Birkenhead - 4 £30,000 - 2
St Helens - 4 £21,000 -
Junior Developer
North West

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

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 Merseyside region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
7 10 (31.25%) Node.js
8 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
8 9 (28.13%) STL
8 9 (28.13%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) C++
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) PHP
9 8 (25.00%) HTML5
10 7 (21.88%) CSS3
10 7 (21.88%) CSS
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
11 6 (18.75%) OO
11 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (18.75%) User Experience
11 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
12 5 (15.63%) Semantic HTML
12 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (15.63%) Internet
12 5 (15.63%) MVC
12 5 (15.63%) TDD

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
1 1 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) Grunt
3 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) Node.js
4 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 9 (28.13%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) STL
5 8 (25.00%) HTML5
6 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 7 (21.88%) CSS3
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Semantic HTML
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
8 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) WCF
9 3 (9.38%) Ajax
9 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
2 6 (18.75%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
4 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) API Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
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