Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £24,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 22 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 111 127
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 38 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.83% 1.71% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.76% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 30
Wales median annual salary £24,750 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.02% -2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,225 £19,725
90th Percentile £35,688 £28,750 £28,825
UK median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2025 2550 2661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.63% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 2209 2243
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,476 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Wales

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Wales

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Wales

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales +23 23 £22,500 -7.22% 1
North Wales -1 7 £29,000 +5.45% 1
West Wales -17 2 £22,500 -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Junior Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) .NET
3 20 (52.63%) C#
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (47.37%) Computer Science
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (44.74%) MVC
6 15 (39.47%) WCF
7 13 (34.21%) CSS
7 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
8 12 (31.58%) HTML
8 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (28.95%) Scrum
10 10 (26.32%) Degree
10 10 (26.32%) TDD
10 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
11 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
11 9 (23.68%) WPF
11 9 (23.68%) Web Development
11 9 (23.68%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) Kanban
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP CRM
1 4 (10.53%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (13.16%) SAP BW
4 5 (13.16%) SAP HANA
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Power BI
6 1 (2.63%) Redis
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) Moq
3 3 (7.89%) MSTest
3 3 (7.89%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) GitLab
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (39.47%) WCF
5 13 (34.21%) CSS
6 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
8 9 (23.68%) WPF
9 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (15.79%) HTML5
11 6 (15.79%) MSMQ
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
12 5 (13.16%) CSS3
13 4 (10.53%) EDI
13 4 (10.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (23.68%) Kanban
5 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
5 9 (23.68%) Web Development
6 6 (15.79%) BDD
6 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Error Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (7.89%) MVVM
9 3 (7.89%) SDLC
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) F#
3 6 (15.79%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
4 5 (13.16%) ABAP
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) HND
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) Teradata