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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 808 773 767
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 76 94 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.094% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.10% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 82
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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
100949 93805 104538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82529 78778 89901
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014. 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 West -9 20 £21,500 -14.00% 1
East of England -17 19 £25,000 -9.09% 2
South East -14 15 £27,500 - 3
London -24 15 £32,000 +6.66% 1
North East - 4 £22,500 -
Yorkshire -50 1 £20,000 -28.57%
North West - 1 £26,000 -
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

1 174 (92.06%) Software Engineering
2 103 (54.50%) Computer Science
3 97 (51.32%) Degree
4 82 (43.39%) Java
5 76 (40.21%) C++
6 65 (34.39%) C#
7 57 (30.16%) Linux
8 55 (29.10%) SQL
9 53 (28.04%) JavaScript
10 51 (26.98%) .NET
11 49 (25.93%) HTML
11 49 (25.93%) Finance
12 47 (24.87%) C
13 31 (16.40%) Windows
14 28 (14.81%) Spring
15 26 (13.76%) WebSphere
15 26 (13.76%) Unit Testing
15 26 (13.76%) UNIX
16 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
17 24 (12.70%) Python
17 24 (12.70%) Eclipse
18 23 (12.17%) OO
19 22 (11.64%) CSS
20 21 (11.11%) SQL Server
21 20 (10.58%) Mathematics
21 20 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
22 19 (10.05%) QA
23 18 (9.52%) Electronics
24 17 (8.99%) Struts
24 17 (8.99%) Banking

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 26 (13.76%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.17%) WordPress
4 3 (1.59%) Node.js
4 3 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) Internet
2 5 (2.65%) Wireless
3 2 (1.06%) LTE
3 2 (1.06%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.06%) 4G
3 2 (1.06%) PSTN
3 2 (1.06%) VoIP
3 2 (1.06%) HTTP
3 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.88%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.29%) MySQL
4 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.59%) MS Access
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (12.70%) Eclipse
2 16 (8.47%) Eclipse RCP
3 10 (5.29%) JUnit
4 9 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.70%) JIRA
6 6 (3.17%) CruiseControl
7 5 (2.65%) Subversion
7 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.12%) Ant
8 4 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.12%) Hudson
8 4 (2.12%) Maven
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.53%) Redmine
9 1 (0.53%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (25.93%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Electronics
3 17 (8.99%) Banking
4 16 (8.47%) French Language
5 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.59%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.06%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.98%) .NET
2 49 (25.93%) HTML
3 28 (14.81%) Spring
4 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
5 22 (11.64%) CSS
6 17 (8.99%) Struts
6 17 (8.99%) jQuery
7 16 (8.47%) GWT
7 16 (8.47%) XML
7 16 (8.47%) SWT
8 14 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 14 (7.41%) MyBatis
9 12 (6.35%) HTML5
10 11 (5.82%) Dojo
11 9 (4.76%) .NET Framework
12 8 (4.23%) WinForms
13 7 (3.70%) WPF
13 7 (3.70%) CSS3
14 6 (3.17%) Sass
14 6 (3.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (54.50%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.58%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.88%) Physics
4 10 (5.29%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.76%) Firmware
6 6 (3.17%) Open Source
6 6 (3.17%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.59%) Robotics
8 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) SCADA
9 2 (1.06%) Social Media
9 2 (1.06%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.16%) Linux
2 31 (16.40%) Windows
3 26 (13.76%) UNIX
4 6 (3.17%) Debian
5 4 (2.12%) Android
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (92.06%) Software Engineering
2 26 (13.76%) Unit Testing
3 23 (12.17%) OO
4 20 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 13 (6.88%) MVC
6 13 (6.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (4.76%) OOP
8 8 (4.23%) Web Development
9 7 (3.70%) OOD
10 6 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (2.65%) Computer Architecture
11 5 (2.65%) Financial Modelling
11 5 (2.65%) Test Automation
12 4 (2.12%) Image Processing
12 4 (2.12%) Video Processing
12 4 (2.12%) Integration Testing
12 4 (2.12%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.12%) Multithreading
12 4 (2.12%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (43.39%) Java
2 76 (40.21%) C++
3 65 (34.39%) C#
4 55 (29.10%) SQL
5 53 (28.04%) JavaScript
6 47 (24.87%) C
7 24 (12.70%) Python
8 14 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.82%) Perl
10 10 (5.29%) Embedded C
11 9 (4.76%) VB.NET
11 9 (4.76%) PHP
12 7 (3.70%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.17%) VBA
14 5 (2.65%) C-shell
14 5 (2.65%) Ruby
15 4 (2.12%) VB
15 4 (2.12%) Embedded C++
15 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (51.32%) Degree
2 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (8.47%) JBoss
2 13 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.12%) Oracle
3 4 (2.12%) Google
4 1 (0.53%) Sencha
4 1 (0.53%) SAP
4 1 (0.53%) IBM
4 1 (0.53%) Intel
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.53%) Apple
4 1 (0.53%) BT
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