Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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

Junior Developer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 75 97
Rank change year-on-year -20 +22 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 5 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.50% 3.17% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 3.26% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 16
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -33.33% +65.00%
10th Percentile £18,800 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £32,125 £48,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% -1.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 930 1,198 1,212
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.00% 97.48% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 693 1,020 1,033
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,881 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,850 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Somerset

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Somerset

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Somerset

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Bridgwater - 2 £24,250 -
Bath -11 1 - - 2
Taunton - 1 £22,500 - 1
Yeovil - 1 £27,500 - 2
Junior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Somerset region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Civica
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Avionics

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Qt
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Civica
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft