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 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Developer
England / North West
Rank 140 155 137
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 121 86 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.00% 1.52% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.57% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 107 83 111
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,600 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,250
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 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 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 March 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 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
Manchester -3 68 £25,000 - 19
Cheshire +6 22 £25,000 - 6
Merseyside +13 19 £27,500 +15.78% 4
Lancashire +10 14 £24,500 +15.29%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 144 (55.38%) C#
1 144 (55.38%) .NET
2 117 (45.00%) HTML
3 114 (43.85%) JavaScript
4 112 (43.08%) SQL Server
4 112 (43.08%) ASP.NET
5 111 (42.69%) MVC
6 102 (39.23%) CSS
7 80 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (30.38%) SQL
9 73 (28.08%) jQuery
10 71 (27.31%) AngularJS
11 67 (25.77%) Web Development
12 57 (21.92%) MySQL
13 55 (21.15%) PHP
14 54 (20.77%) Degree
14 54 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (18.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 48 (18.46%) TDD
17 47 (18.08%) .NET Framework
18 45 (17.31%) Computer Science
18 45 (17.31%) WCF
19 42 (16.15%) Microsoft
20 41 (15.77%) Games
21 39 (15.00%) WPF
21 39 (15.00%) Web Application Development
22 38 (14.62%) Ruby
23 37 (14.23%) HTML5
23 37 (14.23%) Kanban
24 35 (13.46%) Dependency Injection

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 30 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (6.15%) WordPress
3 10 (3.85%) CMS
4 8 (3.08%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.54%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.54%) Drupal
5 4 (1.54%) OpenEdge
6 3 (1.15%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.77%) Apache
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
Applications
1 16 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) InDesign
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Magento
2 3 (1.15%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.92%) GitHub
3 3 (1.15%) AdWords
3 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.15%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.77%) Internet
2 8 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (0.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.92%) MySQL
3 32 (12.31%) MongoDB
4 31 (11.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.54%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.54%) Big Data
9 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.15%) Power BI
11 2 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.77%) Riak
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 15 (5.77%) JIRA
4 10 (3.85%) Moq
4 10 (3.85%) NUnit
4 10 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.08%) MSTest
5 8 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.15%) CocoaPods
7 3 (1.15%) gulp
8 2 (0.77%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.77%) Maven
8 2 (0.77%) Subversion
9 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.38%) Xcode
General
1 41 (15.77%) Games
2 12 (4.62%) Marketing
3 11 (4.23%) Retail
4 10 (3.85%) Finance
5 5 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.77%) Billing
6 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (55.38%) .NET
2 117 (45.00%) HTML
3 112 (43.08%) ASP.NET
4 102 (39.23%) CSS
5 73 (28.08%) jQuery
6 71 (27.31%) AngularJS
7 54 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (18.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 47 (18.08%) .NET Framework
10 45 (17.31%) WCF
11 39 (15.00%) WPF
12 37 (14.23%) HTML5
13 35 (13.46%) Entity Framework
14 31 (11.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (11.54%) RESTful
16 27 (10.38%) MSMQ
17 26 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
18 21 (8.08%) CSS3
19 18 (6.92%) Web Services
20 17 (6.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.08%) iPad
3 11 (4.23%) User Experience
4 10 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.54%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.54%) PKI
7 4 (1.54%) Replication
8 3 (1.15%) Apple TV
8 3 (1.15%) Blog
9 2 (0.77%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.31%) Linux
2 10 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.08%) Windows
4 3 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (42.69%) MVC
2 80 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (25.77%) Web Development
4 48 (18.46%) TDD
5 39 (15.00%) Web Application Development
6 37 (14.23%) Kanban
7 35 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
8 32 (12.31%) BDD
9 27 (10.38%) Multithreading
10 23 (8.85%) Software Engineering
11 21 (8.08%) SDLC
12 19 (7.31%) Front End Development
12 19 (7.31%) OO
13 18 (6.92%) Scrum
14 15 (5.77%) OOP
15 11 (4.23%) MVVM
15 11 (4.23%) SEO
16 10 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (3.46%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (55.38%) C#
2 114 (43.85%) JavaScript
3 79 (30.38%) SQL
4 55 (21.15%) PHP
5 38 (14.62%) Ruby
6 31 (11.92%) VB.NET
7 28 (10.77%) Java
8 26 (10.00%) F#
9 14 (5.38%) C++
10 12 (4.62%) VB
11 10 (3.85%) Python
12 8 (3.08%) C
13 7 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.31%) Apple Swift
14 6 (2.31%) Perl
15 5 (1.92%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.38%) ABAP
16 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 54 (20.77%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) DV Cleared
2 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 42 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.54%) Google
3 14 (5.38%) Oracle
4 9 (3.46%) Apple
5 4 (1.54%) VMware
6 3 (1.15%) Facebook
6 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.15%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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