The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £23,750 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Developer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 77 99
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 15 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.74% 1.78% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.82% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 4
Median salary £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £35,200
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 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 839 1211 1147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.56% 98.22% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1028 1007
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
Cardiff +2 12 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Newport - 3 £20,000 -
Junior Developer
Wales

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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

1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (60.00%) C#
3 19 (54.29%) .NET
4 18 (51.43%) HTML
5 17 (48.57%) CSS
6 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (31.43%) MVC
9 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.71%) HTML5
9 9 (25.71%) CSS3
10 8 (22.86%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) WCF
10 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
10 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
10 8 (22.86%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) TDD
11 7 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
12 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
12 6 (17.14%) PHP
12 6 (17.14%) XML
12 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
13 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.57%) Advertising
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
5 9 (25.71%) CSS3
5 9 (25.71%) HTML5
6 8 (22.86%) WCF
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
7 6 (17.14%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
9 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (11.43%) XSLT
10 3 (8.57%) Ehcache
10 3 (8.57%) Google Maps API
10 3 (8.57%) JMS
10 3 (8.57%) jQuery
10 3 (8.57%) Spring MVC
10 3 (8.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) NHS
4 2 (5.71%) mHealth
5 1 (2.86%) CUDA
5 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Android Development
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.57%) BDD
5 3 (8.57%) Coaching
5 3 (8.57%) Informatics
5 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 2 (5.71%) SOLID
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HND
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Xamarin
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Zend
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