The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 69 94
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 6 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.83% 2.06% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.10% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 8
Median salary £20,000 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £21,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 707 1097 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.52% 98.21% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 608 961 1028
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in South Wales

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in South Wales

Junior Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cardiff -4 4 £20,000 -18.36%
Bridgend +15 1 £24,000 +6.66%
Caerphilly - 1 £22,000 -
Junior Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) MySQL
8 5 (23.81%) PHP
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Android
9 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
9 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (19.05%) Android Development
9 4 (19.05%) iOS Development

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) Ehcache
7 3 (14.29%) Google Maps API
7 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (14.29%) JMS
7 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) Node.js
8 2 (9.52%) Sass
8 2 (9.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) CUDA
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
1 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) API Development
6 1 (4.76%) Content Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.52%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
3 3 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Zend