Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 177 195
Rank change year-on-year +46 +18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 264 192 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.55% 1.77% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 1.83% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 232 156 178
South West median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £52,000 £35,150
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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10082 10518 11474
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8354 8888 9712
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,713 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the South West

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in the South West

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in the South West

Junior Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -22 86 £25,000 -16.67% 6
Somerset +28 46 £27,500 - 2
Dorset +12 44 £27,500 +13.40% 3
Gloucestershire +52 36 £25,500 -7.27%
Wiltshire +27 34 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Cornwall +2 10 £27,500 +22.22%
Devon +5 8 £26,500 +6.00%
Junior Developer
England

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

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 West region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 167 (63.26%) JavaScript
2 151 (57.20%) HTML
3 138 (52.27%) CSS
4 116 (43.94%) .NET
5 111 (42.05%) C#
6 104 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (39.02%) Degree
8 99 (37.50%) Java
8 99 (37.50%) SQL
9 80 (30.30%) ASP.NET
10 67 (25.38%) MVC
11 63 (23.86%) Computer Science
11 63 (23.86%) AngularJS
12 61 (23.11%) SQL Server
13 47 (17.80%) jQuery
13 47 (17.80%) HTML5
14 46 (17.42%) Web Development
15 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
16 41 (15.53%) OO
16 41 (15.53%) XML
17 39 (14.77%) Node.js
18 38 (14.39%) PHP
19 37 (14.02%) Computer Science Degree
20 32 (12.12%) C++
21 30 (11.36%) Git (software)
22 29 (10.98%) JSON
23 28 (10.61%) TDD
23 28 (10.61%) Software Engineering
23 28 (10.61%) Web Services
23 28 (10.61%) Linux

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (3.41%) Apache
1 9 (3.41%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.03%) IIS
3 6 (2.27%) CMS
4 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.52%) WordPress
6 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.14%) SAS
6 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.76%) Confluence
7 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (0.76%) JBoss
7 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.38%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.14%) SPSS
4 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.65%) GitHub
4 5 (1.89%) SaaS
5 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.76%) Route 53
6 2 (0.76%) Serverless
7 1 (0.38%) npm
7 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.41%) Internet
2 4 (1.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.52%) SMS
3 2 (0.76%) VPN
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.23%) MySQL
3 18 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.65%) Big Data
7 7 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.65%) Power BI
8 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.52%) OrientDB
10 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.14%) QlikView
11 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.17%) Subversion
3 9 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.03%) JIRA
5 7 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.27%) Grunt
6 6 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.52%) gulp
7 4 (1.52%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.52%) Selenium
8 3 (1.14%) Moq
8 3 (1.14%) NUnit
9 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.76%) Maven
9 2 (0.76%) PostCSS
9 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.76%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 19 (7.20%) Marketing
2 18 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.06%) Finance
4 14 (5.30%) Electronics
5 13 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.89%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (57.20%) HTML
2 138 (52.27%) CSS
3 116 (43.94%) .NET
4 80 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 63 (23.86%) AngularJS
6 47 (17.80%) HTML5
6 47 (17.80%) jQuery
7 41 (15.53%) XML
8 39 (14.77%) Node.js
9 29 (10.98%) JSON
10 28 (10.61%) Web Services
11 27 (10.23%) Ajax
11 27 (10.23%) CSS3
11 27 (10.23%) RESTful
12 24 (9.09%) React
13 22 (8.33%) .NET Framework
14 19 (7.20%) Spring
15 17 (6.44%) Backbone.js
16 16 (6.06%) REST
16 16 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.86%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.92%) User Experience
4 12 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.14%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.76%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.38%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.61%) Linux
2 15 (5.68%) Android
3 9 (3.41%) Unix
4 4 (1.52%) Windows
4 4 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (25.38%) MVC
3 46 (17.42%) Web Development
4 41 (15.53%) OO
5 28 (10.61%) Software Engineering
5 28 (10.61%) TDD
6 26 (9.85%) Front End Development
6 26 (9.85%) SDLC
7 23 (8.71%) Mathematics
7 23 (8.71%) OOP
8 22 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.58%) Scrum
10 19 (7.20%) Microservices
11 15 (5.68%) Test Automation
12 14 (5.30%) Prototyping
13 13 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (4.92%) Physics
14 12 (4.55%) Open Source
14 12 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (63.26%) JavaScript
2 111 (42.05%) C#
3 99 (37.50%) Java
3 99 (37.50%) SQL
4 38 (14.39%) PHP
5 32 (12.12%) C++
6 21 (7.95%) Python
7 13 (4.92%) C
7 13 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.27%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.14%) ES6
10 3 (1.14%) Perl
10 3 (1.14%) R
11 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.38%) Erlang
11 1 (0.38%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (39.02%) Degree
2 37 (14.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.27%) HND
3 6 (2.27%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.14%) HNC
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.17%) Docker
2 3 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) Ansible
2 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.30%) Zend
3 12 (4.55%) SAP
4 8 (3.03%) Oracle
5 7 (2.65%) Google
6 5 (1.89%) Adobe
7 2 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Telerik
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter