The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 180 162
Rank change year-on-year +53 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 116 82 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.29% 1.39% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.44% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 76 81
Median salary £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,250 £30,000
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 the South West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4894 5703 5868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.78% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4722 4912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
Bristol +25 69 £25,000 -3.84% 6
Wiltshire +32 15 £27,500 +11.11% 2
Dorset +29 10 £28,500 +23.91%
Somerset -7 8 £33,750 -28.94% 1
Gloucestershire +2 6 £30,000 - 3
Devon -12 6 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Cornwall - 2 £28,750 - 1
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 130 (54.17%) SQL
2 119 (49.58%) OO
3 118 (49.17%) Java
4 112 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 96 (40.00%) SDLC
6 92 (38.33%) C++
7 91 (37.92%) XML
7 91 (37.92%) Mathematics
8 77 (32.08%) JavaScript
9 74 (30.83%) .NET
10 69 (28.75%) C#
11 64 (26.67%) HTML
12 59 (24.58%) CSS
13 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET
13 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (20.83%) MVC
14 46 (19.17%) Degree
15 38 (15.83%) SQL Server
16 36 (15.00%) MySQL
17 34 (14.17%) PHP
18 32 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (12.92%) Git (software)
20 30 (12.50%) jQuery
20 30 (12.50%) TDD
21 29 (12.08%) .NET Framework
22 26 (10.83%) WCF
23 25 (10.42%) AngularJS
24 23 (9.58%) Scrum
25 22 (9.17%) Software Engineering
26 20 (8.33%) RESTful

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 8 (3.33%) WordPress
2 6 (2.50%) Drupal
2 6 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.08%) CMS
3 5 (2.08%) Joomla!
3 5 (2.08%) Moodle
4 3 (1.25%) Apache
4 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.92%) GitHub
3 6 (2.50%) SaaS
4 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.00%) MySQL
3 17 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.83%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.83%) Redis
9 2 (0.83%) Riak
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.42%) DB2
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.33%) Moq
2 8 (3.33%) MSTest
2 8 (3.33%) NUnit
2 8 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (2.50%) Subversion
4 5 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.25%) JIRA
5 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.42%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.42%) JMeter
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) Selenium
7 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (5.00%) Finance
2 7 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (1.25%) Advertising
4 3 (1.25%) Electronics
4 3 (1.25%) Games
4 3 (1.25%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (37.92%) XML
2 74 (30.83%) .NET
3 64 (26.67%) HTML
4 59 (24.58%) CSS
5 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 32 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (12.50%) jQuery
8 29 (12.08%) .NET Framework
9 26 (10.83%) WCF
10 25 (10.42%) AngularJS
11 20 (8.33%) RESTful
12 17 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (6.67%) Web Services
14 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (5.42%) HTML5
16 12 (5.00%) Node.js
17 11 (4.58%) WinForms
18 10 (4.17%) WPF
19 9 (3.75%) Code First Entity Framework
19 9 (3.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 112 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.75%) User Experience
4 3 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.42%) Apple TV
6 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.42%) Fintech
6 1 (0.42%) Handset
6 1 (0.42%) iPad
6 1 (0.42%) iPhone
6 1 (0.42%) Kindle
6 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.42%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.42%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.42%) Robotics
6 1 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.25%) Linux
2 14 (5.83%) Windows
3 11 (4.58%) Android
4 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.83%) Unix
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (49.58%) OO
2 96 (40.00%) SDLC
3 91 (37.92%) Mathematics
4 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (20.83%) MVC
5 30 (12.50%) TDD
6 23 (9.58%) Scrum
7 22 (9.17%) Software Engineering
8 19 (7.92%) Web Application Development
8 19 (7.92%) Web Development
9 14 (5.83%) Front End Development
10 13 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.58%) BDD
11 11 (4.58%) Kanban
12 10 (4.17%) MVVM
12 10 (4.17%) OO PHP
13 8 (3.33%) Analytics
13 8 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (3.33%) Document Management
13 8 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 130 (54.17%) SQL
2 118 (49.17%) Java
3 92 (38.33%) C++
4 77 (32.08%) JavaScript
5 69 (28.75%) C#
6 34 (14.17%) PHP
7 12 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.58%) Python
9 7 (2.92%) Ruby
10 5 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.08%) SOQL
11 4 (1.67%) C
12 2 (0.83%) Erlang
12 2 (0.83%) F#
12 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.83%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) Scala
13 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (19.17%) Degree
2 5 (2.08%) MCP
3 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.25%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Docker
1 2 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) Ansible
1 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (5.00%) Oracle
2 11 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.92%) Zend
4 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.42%) Apple
5 1 (0.42%) SAP
5 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
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