The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Developer
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 40 26 34
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.74% 9.38% 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 9.38% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
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 St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 166 96 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 96.51% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 151 89 142
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in St Albans

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in St Albans

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 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 St Albans region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 6 (60.00%) Ruby
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Node.js
5 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago