Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 208 188
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 530 546 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 1.57% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.62% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 495 522 673
South East median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +3.85%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
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 South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the South East

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the South East

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the South East

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +27 165 £30,000 +3.45% 17
Hampshire +29 146 £30,000 +9.09% 8
Surrey -5 93 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Berkshire +31 76 £30,000 - 8
East Sussex +16 63 £27,500 +10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +13 51 £30,000 - 9
Buckinghamshire +5 38 £30,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -29 38 £27,500 - 2
Kent +21 27 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 312 (58.87%) C#
2 281 (53.02%) .NET
3 265 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 230 (43.40%) HTML
5 217 (40.94%) CSS
6 201 (37.92%) SQL Server
7 194 (36.60%) SQL
7 194 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (32.08%) ASP.NET
9 151 (28.49%) Degree
10 149 (28.11%) MVC
11 135 (25.47%) Computer Science
12 121 (22.83%) Web Development
13 117 (22.08%) Java
14 109 (20.57%) jQuery
15 91 (17.17%) AngularJS
16 87 (16.42%) .NET Framework
17 80 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 77 (14.53%) OO
19 75 (14.15%) Software Engineering
20 63 (11.89%) PHP
20 63 (11.89%) Microsoft
21 60 (11.32%) TDD
22 59 (11.13%) C++
22 59 (11.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 57 (10.75%) Linux
24 56 (10.57%) Web Services
24 56 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web API
25 52 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
25 52 (9.81%) MySQL

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (5.09%) IIS
2 19 (3.58%) CMS
3 17 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.51%) Apache
5 7 (1.32%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.94%) WordPress
8 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.57%) DNN
9 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.38%) Drupal
10 2 (0.38%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.19%) Kentico
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.57%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.91%) SaaS
3 24 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.45%) GitHub
5 6 (1.13%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.38%) npm
7 2 (0.38%) Slack
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.70%) Internet
2 5 (0.94%) Intranet
3 2 (0.38%) MQTT
4 1 (0.19%) CDMA
4 1 (0.19%) GSM
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) LTE
4 1 (0.19%) Skype
4 1 (0.19%) SMTP
4 1 (0.19%) SNMP
4 1 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (37.92%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.81%) MySQL
3 44 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.60%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 20 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (3.21%) Redis
8 13 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.89%) Big Data
11 9 (1.70%) RavenDB
12 8 (1.51%) MS Access
13 7 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.32%) SQLite
14 6 (1.13%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.91%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.64%) Subversion
5 11 (2.08%) JIRA
6 7 (1.32%) JUnit
6 7 (1.32%) NUnit
7 5 (0.94%) Maven
7 5 (0.94%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.75%) Xcode
9 3 (0.57%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.38%) Ant
10 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.38%) PyCharm
10 2 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 42 (7.92%) Finance
2 25 (4.72%) Games
3 24 (4.53%) Retail
4 21 (3.96%) Marketing
5 10 (1.89%) Advertising
6 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.94%) Banking
8 4 (0.75%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (53.02%) .NET
2 230 (43.40%) HTML
3 217 (40.94%) CSS
4 170 (32.08%) ASP.NET
5 109 (20.57%) jQuery
6 91 (17.17%) AngularJS
7 87 (16.42%) .NET Framework
8 80 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (11.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 56 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 56 (10.57%) Web Services
11 50 (9.43%) HTML5
12 48 (9.06%) XML
13 46 (8.68%) Spring
14 42 (7.92%) Ajax
15 41 (7.74%) WPF
16 38 (7.17%) CSS3
17 33 (6.23%) WCF
18 32 (6.04%) Entity Framework
19 30 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 135 (25.47%) Computer Science
2 41 (7.74%) User Experience
3 29 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 27 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.96%) Data Structures
6 20 (3.77%) Fintech
7 13 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.57%) BBC
10 3 (0.57%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.38%) Blog
11 2 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.38%) EPoS
11 2 (0.38%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (0.38%) Xbox
12 1 (0.19%) FMCG
12 1 (0.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.75%) Linux
2 50 (9.43%) Android
2 50 (9.43%) Apple iOS
3 48 (9.06%) Windows
4 10 (1.89%) Unix
5 7 (1.32%) VxWorks
5 7 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (28.11%) MVC
3 121 (22.83%) Web Development
4 77 (14.53%) OO
5 75 (14.15%) Software Engineering
6 60 (11.32%) TDD
7 48 (9.06%) Scrum
8 45 (8.49%) OOP
9 39 (7.36%) Front End Development
10 37 (6.98%) Unit Testing
11 34 (6.42%) Mathematics
12 30 (5.66%) iOS Development
13 28 (5.28%) E-Commerce
14 27 (5.09%) SDLC
15 26 (4.91%) Web Application Development
16 25 (4.72%) Android Development
17 24 (4.53%) OOA/OOD
18 22 (4.15%) Analytics
19 21 (3.96%) Kanban
19 21 (3.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 312 (58.87%) C#
2 265 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 194 (36.60%) SQL
4 117 (22.08%) Java
5 63 (11.89%) PHP
6 59 (11.13%) C++
7 45 (8.49%) T-SQL
8 41 (7.74%) Python
9 38 (7.17%) VB.NET
10 29 (5.47%) Ruby
11 27 (5.09%) C
12 16 (3.02%) F#
13 15 (2.83%) Go
14 10 (1.89%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.51%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.13%) VBA
17 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
19 3 (0.57%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 151 (28.49%) Degree
2 46 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.32%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) MCAD
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.58%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.75%) PMO
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (3.02%) Kibana
2 7 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 63 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.85%) Google
3 22 (4.15%) Oracle
4 7 (1.32%) HP
4 7 (1.32%) VMware
5 6 (1.13%) Adobe
6 5 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (0.94%) Sun
7 4 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.57%) Apple
8 3 (0.57%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.19%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.19%) SAP
10 1 (0.19%) Sony
10 1 (0.19%) Tableau
10 1 (0.19%) Zend