The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Developer
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 124 136
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 134 119 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.96% 2.12% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.16% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 116 105
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,125 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6604 5498 6171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.65% 97.72% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5400 4661 5042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the North West

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the North West

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the North West

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester 0 95 £25,000 - 19
Cheshire -43 21 £25,000 - 2
Merseyside +5 12 £22,500 +12.50% 5
Lancashire +5 6 £23,500 - 3
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 144 (56.47%) C#
2 125 (49.02%) .NET
3 119 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 115 (45.10%) HTML
5 107 (41.96%) SQL Server
6 102 (40.00%) CSS
7 94 (36.86%) SQL
8 90 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 90 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (28.63%) MVC
10 70 (27.45%) AngularJS
11 65 (25.49%) Degree
12 59 (23.14%) jQuery
13 57 (22.35%) Web Development
14 56 (21.96%) Java
15 50 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 49 (19.22%) .NET Framework
17 48 (18.82%) MySQL
18 47 (18.43%) Amazon AWS
19 46 (18.04%) Computer Science
19 46 (18.04%) TDD
20 45 (17.65%) Ruby
21 44 (17.25%) PHP
22 43 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
23 42 (16.47%) HTML5
23 42 (16.47%) Entity Framework
23 42 (16.47%) Microsoft
24 39 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
25 35 (13.73%) BDD
25 35 (13.73%) SDLC

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 14 (5.49%) Apache
4 13 (5.10%) WordPress
5 8 (3.14%) OpenEdge
6 5 (1.96%) CMS
7 4 (1.57%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.18%) Drupal
9 2 (0.78%) IIS
10 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) GIMP
4 1 (0.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.43%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.10%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (3.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.88%) HTTP
2 11 (4.31%) Internet
3 4 (1.57%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) IMAP
4 1 (0.39%) SMTP
4 1 (0.39%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (41.96%) SQL Server
2 48 (18.82%) MySQL
3 33 (12.94%) MongoDB
4 31 (12.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (6.67%) Big Data
5 17 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (5.10%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.35%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.57%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (10.59%) TeamCity
2 23 (9.02%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.92%) JIRA
5 8 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.18%) Moq
7 3 (1.18%) NUnit
8 2 (0.78%) git-flow
8 2 (0.78%) gulp
8 2 (0.78%) Subversion
9 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
9 1 (0.39%) Visual Website Optimizer
9 1 (0.39%) webpack
9 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 34 (13.33%) Games
2 20 (7.84%) Finance
3 11 (4.31%) Retail
4 7 (2.75%) Marketing
5 6 (2.35%) Legal
6 5 (1.96%) Advertising
7 4 (1.57%) Billing
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (49.02%) .NET
2 115 (45.10%) HTML
3 102 (40.00%) CSS
4 90 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 70 (27.45%) AngularJS
6 59 (23.14%) jQuery
7 50 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 49 (19.22%) .NET Framework
9 43 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (16.47%) Entity Framework
10 42 (16.47%) HTML5
11 39 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (13.33%) WCF
13 33 (12.94%) RESTful
14 30 (11.76%) Node.js
14 30 (11.76%) Web Services
14 30 (11.76%) WPF
15 29 (11.37%) MSMQ
16 27 (10.59%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (7.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.04%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.45%) iPad
3 13 (5.10%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.53%) User Experience
5 8 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.14%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.57%) PKI
7 4 (1.57%) Replication
8 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.78%) Digital Signage
9 2 (0.78%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.39%) EPoS
10 1 (0.39%) Fintech
10 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.49%) Linux
2 8 (3.14%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.35%) Android
3 6 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.63%) MVC
3 57 (22.35%) Web Development
4 46 (18.04%) TDD
5 35 (13.73%) BDD
5 35 (13.73%) SDLC
6 34 (13.33%) OO
7 32 (12.55%) Web Application Development
8 30 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
9 29 (11.37%) Kanban
10 27 (10.59%) Multithreading
11 20 (7.84%) Analytics
12 19 (7.45%) Front End Development
12 19 (7.45%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.06%) Open Source
14 17 (6.67%) OOP
15 15 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (5.49%) Test Automation
17 13 (5.10%) Data Acquisition
17 13 (5.10%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 144 (56.47%) C#
2 119 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 94 (36.86%) SQL
4 56 (21.96%) Java
5 45 (17.65%) Ruby
6 44 (17.25%) PHP
7 30 (11.76%) Python
8 27 (10.59%) F#
9 17 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.10%) Clojure
10 13 (5.10%) Haskell
10 13 (5.10%) Scala
11 9 (3.53%) C++
11 9 (3.53%) VB
11 9 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.96%) C
12 5 (1.96%) Perl
13 3 (1.18%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.78%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (25.49%) Degree
2 5 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (10.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 42 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.98%) Google
3 18 (7.06%) Oracle
4 4 (1.57%) Apple
4 4 (1.57%) VMware
5 2 (0.78%) SAP
5 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.78%) Zend
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe
6 1 (0.39%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.39%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.39%) Qubit
6 1 (0.39%) Sage
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
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