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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 778 764 792
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 85 93 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.095% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.10% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 80 90 74
Average salary £26,500 £25,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.95% -8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,000
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 February 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 February 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 -11 38 £26,500 +6.00% 3
South West -23 14 £20,000 -20.00% 4
London +9 10 £31,375 +4.58% 3
East of England -7 10 £26,875 -2.27% 2
Yorkshire +5 5 £30,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +26 3 £37,500 +94.80%
West Midlands - 3 £22,000 - 1
North West -13 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 February 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.

1 147 (83.52%) Software Engineering
2 115 (65.34%) Degree
3 87 (49.43%) Computer Science
3 87 (49.43%) C#
4 85 (48.30%) JavaScript
5 81 (46.02%) .NET
6 63 (35.80%) Java
7 61 (34.66%) C++
8 60 (34.09%) HTML
9 51 (28.98%) SQL Server
10 42 (23.86%) SQL
10 42 (23.86%) ASP.NET
11 37 (21.02%) QA
12 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
13 35 (19.89%) Web Development
14 31 (17.61%) WPF
14 31 (17.61%) OO
14 31 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (17.61%) Finance
15 28 (15.91%) Linux
15 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
16 25 (14.20%) CSS
17 24 (13.64%) Windows
18 23 (13.07%) HTML5
18 23 (13.07%) Selenium
19 22 (12.50%) MySQL
20 21 (11.93%) WCF
20 21 (11.93%) Spring
21 20 (11.36%) jQuery
21 20 (11.36%) Unit Testing

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (6.82%) JBoss
1 12 (6.82%) Apache
1 12 (6.82%) WebSphere
1 12 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.70%) IIS
2 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Summit
2 1 (0.57%) HFM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) Intranet
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Extranet
2 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.14%) MS Access
5 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (13.07%) Selenium
2 15 (8.52%) Eclipse
3 13 (7.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (6.82%) Eclipse RCP
5 7 (3.98%) Subversion
6 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.27%) LabVIEW
7 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.70%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.70%) xUnit.net
8 3 (1.70%) JUnit
8 3 (1.70%) NUnit
8 3 (1.70%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.14%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (17.61%) Finance
2 13 (7.39%) Banking
3 12 (6.82%) French Language
4 8 (4.55%) Electronics
4 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.55%) Games
5 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.27%) Retail
6 3 (1.70%) Military
7 2 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (46.02%) .NET
2 60 (34.09%) HTML
3 42 (23.86%) ASP.NET
4 31 (17.61%) WPF
5 25 (14.20%) CSS
6 23 (13.07%) HTML5
7 21 (11.93%) WCF
7 21 (11.93%) Spring
8 20 (11.36%) jQuery
9 17 (9.66%) XML
10 15 (8.52%) JSP
10 15 (8.52%) J2EE
10 15 (8.52%) Ajax
11 13 (7.39%) Servlets
12 12 (6.82%) Struts
12 12 (6.82%) SWT
12 12 (6.82%) GWT
12 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (6.82%) MyBatis
13 10 (5.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (49.43%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.39%) GIS
4 9 (5.11%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.41%) Physics
5 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.70%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) Robotics
9 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.57%) Open Source
9 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.57%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.91%) Linux
2 24 (13.64%) Windows
3 16 (9.09%) Android
4 5 (2.84%) UNIX
5 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (83.52%) Software Engineering
2 35 (19.89%) Web Development
3 31 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.61%) OO
4 20 (11.36%) MVC
4 20 (11.36%) Unit Testing
5 15 (8.52%) OOP
6 14 (7.95%) UML
6 14 (7.95%) Waterfall
7 13 (7.39%) System Testing
7 13 (7.39%) Automation Testing
8 12 (6.82%) Problem Management
9 11 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 9 (5.11%) TDD
10 9 (5.11%) Manual Testing
11 8 (4.55%) Scrum
12 7 (3.98%) OOD
12 7 (3.98%) Android Development
13 6 (3.41%) BDD
13 6 (3.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.43%) C#
2 85 (48.30%) JavaScript
3 63 (35.80%) Java
4 61 (34.66%) C++
5 42 (23.86%) SQL
6 12 (6.82%) C
6 12 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.55%) PHP
8 7 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.98%) Python
9 5 (2.84%) VB6
9 5 (2.84%) Ruby
9 5 (2.84%) VB
10 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.14%) PHP5
12 1 (0.57%) Scala
12 1 (0.57%) R
12 1 (0.57%) XPath
12 1 (0.57%) Lua
12 1 (0.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 115 (65.34%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.41%) ISEB
3 6 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) PhD
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (21.02%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.27%) Oracle
3 3 (1.70%) Nokia
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.57%) Apple
4 1 (0.57%) Zend
4 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.57%) Ektron
4 1 (0.57%) Sencha
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