The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 770 786 794
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 82 67 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.069% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.073% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 61
Average salary £25,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £21,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
Junior Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -28 35 £26,500 -8.62% 4
East of England -9 12 £27,500 - 3
South West -14 11 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £27,500 -
London +17 6 £27,500 -8.33% 1
West Midlands - 4 £22,000 -
East Midlands +22 2 £37,500 +94.80% 1
North West -15 2 £24,500 +6.52%
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 138 (84.66%) Software Engineering
2 103 (63.19%) Degree
3 83 (50.92%) Computer Science
4 77 (47.24%) C#
5 76 (46.63%) JavaScript
6 72 (44.17%) .NET
7 55 (33.74%) C++
7 55 (33.74%) Java
8 54 (33.13%) HTML
9 46 (28.22%) SQL Server
10 44 (26.99%) SQL
11 39 (23.93%) ASP.NET
12 37 (22.70%) QA
13 35 (21.47%) Finance
14 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
15 29 (17.79%) Web Development
16 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (16.56%) Linux
17 27 (16.56%) OO
17 27 (16.56%) WPF
18 23 (14.11%) Unit Testing
18 23 (14.11%) MS Excel
19 22 (13.50%) Windows
20 20 (12.27%) CSS
20 20 (12.27%) Spring
20 20 (12.27%) Selenium
21 19 (11.66%) WCF
21 19 (11.66%) HTML5
21 19 (11.66%) MVC
22 18 (11.04%) Eclipse

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.59%) WebLogic
1 14 (8.59%) JBoss
1 14 (8.59%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.52%) Apache
3 4 (2.45%) IIS
4 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Summit
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) PSTN
2 2 (1.23%) VoIP
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Extranet
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.43%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.23%) MS Access
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) DB2
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (12.27%) Selenium
2 18 (11.04%) Eclipse
3 14 (8.59%) Eclipse RCP
4 11 (6.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (4.29%) Subversion
6 5 (3.07%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.45%) LabVIEW
7 4 (2.45%) JUnit
7 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.84%) NUnit
8 3 (1.84%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.84%) xUnit.net
8 3 (1.84%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.23%) JIRA
9 2 (1.23%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
General
1 35 (21.47%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Banking
3 14 (8.59%) French Language
4 8 (4.91%) Games
4 8 (4.91%) Electronics
5 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.84%) Military
7 3 (1.84%) Retail
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (44.17%) .NET
2 54 (33.13%) HTML
3 39 (23.93%) ASP.NET
4 27 (16.56%) WPF
5 20 (12.27%) Spring
5 20 (12.27%) CSS
6 19 (11.66%) WCF
6 19 (11.66%) HTML5
7 18 (11.04%) jQuery
8 15 (9.20%) Struts
8 15 (9.20%) XML
9 14 (8.59%) SWT
9 14 (8.59%) MyBatis
9 14 (8.59%) GWT
10 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (7.36%) Ajax
10 12 (7.36%) J2EE
11 11 (6.75%) Servlets
12 10 (6.13%) JSP
13 9 (5.52%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 83 (50.92%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.13%) GIS
4 7 (4.29%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.07%) Physics
7 3 (1.84%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Robotics
9 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.61%) Open Source
9 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Linux
2 22 (13.50%) Windows
3 15 (9.20%) Android
4 5 (3.07%) UNIX
5 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (84.66%) Software Engineering
2 29 (17.79%) Web Development
3 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.56%) OO
5 23 (14.11%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.66%) MVC
7 14 (8.59%) Problem Management
8 13 (7.98%) OOP
9 12 (7.36%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.75%) Automation Testing
10 11 (6.75%) System Testing
10 11 (6.75%) UML
11 10 (6.13%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.52%) TDD
12 9 (5.52%) Manual Testing
13 8 (4.91%) Scrum
14 7 (4.29%) OOD
14 7 (4.29%) Android Development
15 6 (3.68%) BDD
15 6 (3.68%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 77 (47.24%) C#
2 76 (46.63%) JavaScript
3 55 (33.74%) C++
3 55 (33.74%) Java
4 44 (26.99%) SQL
5 11 (6.75%) C
6 10 (6.13%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.91%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.68%) VB
8 6 (3.68%) PHP
9 5 (3.07%) Python
9 5 (3.07%) VB6
10 3 (1.84%) Ruby
10 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.23%) PHP5
11 2 (1.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) VC++
12 1 (0.61%) XPath
12 1 (0.61%) Lua
12 1 (0.61%) Ada
Qualifications
1 103 (63.19%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) ISEB
2 5 (3.07%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.70%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.84%) Nokia
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) IBM
4 1 (0.61%) Apple
4 1 (0.61%) Zend
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.61%) Ektron
4 1 (0.61%) Sencha
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 10% pension, life insurance
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
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Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi working etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
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