Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 24 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 108 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 42 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.20% 1.79% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.86% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 44
Wales median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,750 £19,825
90th Percentile £36,375 £32,500 £35,875
UK median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 1,842 2,259 2,646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.41% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,534 1,938 2,267
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,349 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 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
South Wales +26 29 £24,500 +2.08% 4
North Wales -2 8 £27,500 +22.22% 1
West Wales +14 1 £20,000 -9.09% 1
Junior Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 22 (52.38%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 19 (45.24%) MVC
3 19 (45.24%) C#
4 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (33.33%) WCF
7 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (21.43%) Web Application Development
9 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 9 (21.43%) WPF
9 9 (21.43%) Kanban
9 9 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) CSS
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
10 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
10 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (16.67%) RESTful
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development
11 7 (16.67%) Degree

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 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) SAP CRM
1 5 (11.90%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 6 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 6 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
6 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.14%) Moq
2 3 (7.14%) MSTest
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) .NET
2 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (33.33%) WCF
5 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 9 (21.43%) WPF
8 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (19.05%) CSS
8 8 (19.05%) HTML
8 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (16.67%) RESTful
10 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (14.29%) MSMQ
11 5 (11.90%) EDI
11 5 (11.90%) SAPUI5
12 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) MVC
3 9 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 9 (21.43%) Kanban
3 9 (21.43%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 7 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) BDD
5 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.29%) CRM
5 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 6 (14.29%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 5 (11.90%) Error Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (7.14%) MVVM
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) ABAP
3 6 (14.29%) F#
3 6 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Google
2 6 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Samsung
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata