Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 156 199
Rank change year-on-year -11 +43 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 202 221 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.87% 2.10% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.16% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 185 180 149
South West median annual salary £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.89% +1.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,400
90th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 10,456 10,242 10,829
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 97.27% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8,678 8,552 9,081
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 -12 96 £25,000 - 16
Wiltshire -2 32 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +30 31 £27,500 -1.79% 3
Dorset -23 23 £25,000 -16.67% 7
Somerset +10 12 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Cornwall -3 5 £30,000 +4.35% 2
Devon +14 2 £22,500 -21.74% 4
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Junior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 137 (67.82%) .NET
2 133 (65.84%) C#
3 118 (58.42%) JavaScript
4 98 (48.51%) HTML
5 97 (48.02%) SQL
6 87 (43.07%) ASP.NET
7 82 (40.59%) CSS
7 82 (40.59%) SQL Server
8 71 (35.15%) Java
9 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (27.72%) Degree
11 52 (25.74%) OO
12 48 (23.76%) Microsoft
13 47 (23.27%) MVC
14 43 (21.29%) Web Development
15 40 (19.80%) AngularJS
16 39 (19.31%) jQuery
17 35 (17.33%) Relational Database
18 32 (15.84%) Oracle
19 31 (15.35%) XML
19 31 (15.35%) Python
19 31 (15.35%) .NET Framework
20 27 (13.37%) C++
20 27 (13.37%) SDLC
21 24 (11.88%) Computer Science
21 24 (11.88%) E-Commerce
21 24 (11.88%) Scrum
21 24 (11.88%) Computer Science Degree
21 24 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
22 23 (11.39%) Finance

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 12 (5.94%) CMS
2 7 (3.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.97%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.48%) IIS
5 3 (1.49%) Apache
5 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) JBoss
6 1 (0.50%) Mule
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Magento
1 4 (1.98%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.99%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (7.43%) SaaS
2 5 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) DNS
1 10 (4.95%) SSL
2 7 (3.47%) HTTP
3 6 (2.97%) FTP
3 6 (2.97%) SMS
3 6 (2.97%) SMTP
4 4 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (40.59%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.33%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.42%) MySQL
3 17 (8.42%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.48%) Big Data
7 4 (1.98%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.98%) MS Access
8 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Git (software)
1 16 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.93%) JIRA
3 10 (4.95%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.47%) Maven
5 6 (2.97%) Log4Net
6 5 (2.48%) Android Studio
6 5 (2.48%) JUnit
6 5 (2.48%) Subversion
6 5 (2.48%) Trac
7 4 (1.98%) Gradle
7 4 (1.98%) Mockito
7 4 (1.98%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.98%) Xcode
8 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.99%) Selenium
10 1 (0.50%) JMeter
10 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (11.39%) Finance
2 16 (7.92%) Electronics
2 16 (7.92%) Manufacturing
2 16 (7.92%) Marketing
2 16 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.93%) Games
4 7 (3.47%) Legal
5 6 (2.97%) Back Office
5 6 (2.97%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (67.82%) .NET
2 98 (48.51%) HTML
3 87 (43.07%) ASP.NET
4 82 (40.59%) CSS
5 40 (19.80%) AngularJS
6 39 (19.31%) jQuery
7 31 (15.35%) .NET Framework
7 31 (15.35%) XML
8 20 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (8.91%) HTML5
11 17 (8.42%) J2EE
12 15 (7.43%) JSON
13 13 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (6.44%) Web Services
14 12 (5.94%) CSS3
14 12 (5.94%) Spring
15 11 (5.45%) Ajax
16 8 (3.96%) .NET Core
16 8 (3.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.90%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.96%) Fintech
4 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.48%) User Experience
6 4 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.50%) CUDA
9 1 (0.50%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.93%) Linux
2 7 (3.47%) Android
2 7 (3.47%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.47%) Windows
3 2 (0.99%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.74%) OO
3 47 (23.27%) MVC
4 43 (21.29%) Web Development
5 27 (13.37%) SDLC
6 24 (11.88%) E-Commerce
6 24 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (11.88%) Scrum
7 21 (10.40%) OOP
8 18 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (7.92%) Mathematics
9 16 (7.92%) Programme Management
10 15 (7.43%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.93%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.45%) Mobile Development
12 11 (5.45%) Physics
12 11 (5.45%) Wireframes
13 10 (4.95%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.96%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 133 (65.84%) C#
2 118 (58.42%) JavaScript
3 97 (48.02%) SQL
4 71 (35.15%) Java
5 31 (15.35%) Python
6 27 (13.37%) C++
7 17 (8.42%) Perl
8 16 (7.92%) PHP
9 9 (4.46%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.49%) C
12 2 (0.99%) Erlang
13 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.50%) Elixir
13 1 (0.50%) Go
13 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (27.72%) Degree
2 24 (11.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) GDPR
1 4 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Docker
Vendors
1 48 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.84%) Oracle
3 16 (7.92%) SAP
4 14 (6.93%) Google
5 7 (3.47%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.48%) Capita
7 4 (1.98%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.99%) Twitter
9 1 (0.50%) DevExpress