Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 109 115
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 23 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.61% 1.52% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 27
South Wales median annual salary £22,500 £24,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% -3.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £20,100 £19,850 £19,650
90th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £28,750
Wales median annual salary £24,750 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.02% -2.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1402 2125 2384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.25% 97.97% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1904 2047
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 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
Cardiff +18 14 £22,500 -6.25%
Newport +1 4 £25,000 -16.67%
Torfaen +9 3 £22,000 -12.00%
Bridgend - 1 £24,000 -
Junior Developer
Wales

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

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 South Wales region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
7 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (39.13%) WCF
7 9 (39.13%) WPF
7 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
7 9 (39.13%) Kanban
7 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) Web Development
8 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
8 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (30.43%) Degree
10 6 (26.09%) Ruby
10 6 (26.09%) Google
10 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
10 6 (26.09%) F#

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 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
2 3 (13.04%) Moq
2 3 (13.04%) MSTest
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) GitLab
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 9 (39.13%) WPF
4 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
5 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) Node.js
7 3 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (13.04%) Ninject
7 3 (13.04%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (39.13%) Kanban
3 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
4 8 (34.78%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (13.04%) MVVM
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) Error Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) F#
3 6 (26.09%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.70%) ABAP
5 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) HND
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Twitter