The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 305 341 321
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.016% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.017% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £18,000 £39,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.71% +32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Junior Software Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the City of London region.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle