Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 86 92
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 49 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.64% 1.52% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.59% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 31
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.27% +17.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,625 £19,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
Hampshire median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,799 1,196 1,450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 95.68% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,631 1,045 1,357
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.23% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £59,250
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -3.53% +6.25%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Southampton

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Southampton

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Southampton region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
3 29 (59.18%) C#
3 29 (59.18%) HTML
3 29 (59.18%) .NET
4 28 (57.14%) CSS
5 27 (55.10%) Web Development
6 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (36.73%) Degree
7 18 (36.73%) Java
7 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
8 17 (34.69%) OO
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
10 15 (30.61%) Retail
11 14 (28.57%) MVC
11 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 13 (26.53%) SQL
12 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
13 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
13 12 (24.49%) Big Data
14 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
15 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
15 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
15 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (18.37%) Scrum
16 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
17 8 (16.33%) OOP
18 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
19 6 (12.24%) RESTful
19 6 (12.24%) Hadoop

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (8.16%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) Big Data
3 6 (12.24%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (30.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) .NET
1 29 (59.18%) HTML
2 28 (57.14%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
6 6 (12.24%) J2EE
6 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 6 (12.24%) RESTful
6 6 (12.24%) Spring
6 6 (12.24%) Web Services
6 6 (12.24%) WPF
7 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 4 (8.16%) Java EE
8 3 (6.12%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Web Development
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) MVC
4 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
6 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Scrum
8 8 (16.33%) OOP
9 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
9 6 (12.24%) Use Case
10 5 (10.20%) SDLC
10 5 (10.20%) TDD
11 4 (8.16%) OOD
11 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
12 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (4.08%) Telematics
14 1 (2.04%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
14 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 29 (59.18%) C#
3 18 (36.73%) Java
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin