Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 150 206
Rank change year-on-year -33 +56 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 210 265 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.58% 2.13% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.20% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 252 148
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £19,725 £21,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £35,125 £29,875 £32,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12881 12066 12498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10316 10146 10375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester -21 146 £25,000 - 17
Cheshire -73 36 £25,000 - 4
Merseyside +25 16 £23,750 -13.64% 5
Lancashire +7 12 £22,500 - 1
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 111 (52.86%) C#
2 101 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 100 (47.62%) .NET
4 97 (46.19%) CSS
5 95 (45.24%) HTML
6 94 (44.76%) MVC
7 84 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 71 (33.81%) AngularJS
9 67 (31.90%) SQL
10 61 (29.05%) SQL Server
11 58 (27.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (27.14%) Web Development
13 56 (26.67%) jQuery
14 53 (25.24%) TDD
14 53 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
15 52 (24.76%) Computer Science
16 51 (24.29%) .NET Framework
17 50 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 48 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 47 (22.38%) PHP
20 46 (21.90%) Java
21 45 (21.43%) Degree
21 45 (21.43%) Google
22 44 (20.95%) BDD
23 40 (19.05%) Entity Framework
23 40 (19.05%) RESTful
24 38 (18.10%) Kanban
25 37 (17.62%) OO
25 37 (17.62%) Web Application Development

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 32 (15.24%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.24%) Apache
2 11 (5.24%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.33%) CMS
4 6 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.90%) WordPress
6 2 (0.95%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.43%) GIMP
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Magento
2 3 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Shopify
3 1 (0.48%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 53 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.24%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (3.81%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.48%) Heroku
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) Broadband
3 1 (0.48%) IMAP
3 1 (0.48%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) SMTP
3 1 (0.48%) SS7
3 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 32 (15.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (14.76%) MySQL
5 12 (5.71%) Big Data
6 11 (5.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 11 (5.24%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.38%) SAP BW
8 5 (2.38%) SAP HANA
8 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.43%) DB2
10 3 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (15.71%) TeamCity
2 28 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.76%) Subversion
4 9 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.33%) JIRA
6 5 (2.38%) Maven
7 4 (1.90%) gulp
7 4 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.43%) git-flow
8 3 (1.43%) Gradle
8 3 (1.43%) Grunt
8 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.43%) Mocha
8 3 (1.43%) Xcode
9 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.48%) Moq
General
1 34 (16.19%) Games
2 13 (6.19%) Retail
3 12 (5.71%) Finance
4 9 (4.29%) Advertising
4 9 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.43%) Automotive
5 3 (1.43%) Banking
5 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (47.62%) .NET
2 97 (46.19%) CSS
3 95 (45.24%) HTML
4 84 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 71 (33.81%) AngularJS
6 58 (27.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (26.67%) jQuery
8 51 (24.29%) .NET Framework
9 50 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 48 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (19.05%) Entity Framework
11 40 (19.05%) RESTful
12 35 (16.67%) WCF
13 34 (16.19%) KnockoutJS
14 33 (15.71%) WPF
15 32 (15.24%) MSMQ
16 26 (12.38%) HTML5
17 23 (10.95%) Web Services
18 21 (10.00%) Node.js
19 15 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (24.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.19%) Data Structures
3 11 (5.24%) iPad
4 7 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.86%) User Experience
6 4 (1.90%) Blog
6 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.43%) Digital Signage
7 3 (1.43%) Life Science
8 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) EPoS
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.48%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.19%) Android
2 11 (5.24%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.76%) MVC
3 57 (27.14%) Web Development
4 53 (25.24%) TDD
5 44 (20.95%) BDD
6 38 (18.10%) Kanban
7 37 (17.62%) OO
7 37 (17.62%) Web Application Development
8 34 (16.19%) Dependency Injection
9 32 (15.24%) Multithreading
10 23 (10.95%) Front End Development
11 20 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 19 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (8.57%) Scrum
14 16 (7.62%) Open Source
15 15 (7.14%) E-Commerce
16 14 (6.67%) Analytics
17 13 (6.19%) OOP
17 13 (6.19%) SDLC
18 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (52.86%) C#
2 100 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 67 (31.90%) SQL
4 47 (22.38%) PHP
5 46 (21.90%) Java
6 36 (17.14%) Ruby
7 32 (15.24%) F#
8 21 (10.00%) Python
9 12 (5.71%) Scala
10 11 (5.24%) Clojure
10 11 (5.24%) Haskell
11 9 (4.29%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.33%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.38%) ABAP
13 5 (2.38%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.38%) C++
13 5 (2.38%) Kotlin
13 5 (2.38%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.90%) PHP 5
14 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (21.43%) Degree
2 13 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.43%) HND
4 1 (0.48%) MCPD
4 1 (0.48%) MCSD
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (15.24%) Kibana
2 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (21.43%) Google
2 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.29%) Twitter
4 5 (2.38%) SAP
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle
6 3 (1.43%) Sybase
7 2 (0.95%) Apple
7 2 (0.95%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe
8 1 (0.48%) Zend