The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 786 745 783
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 102 99 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.097% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 96 94 74
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,550 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Software Engineer
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 30 £23,750 -3.06% 2
South East -4 22 £28,500 +9.61% 2
London -33 21 £29,500 -1.66%
East of England -15 16 £26,000 -13.33% 1
West Midlands +7 6 £23,500 +4.44%
North East - 5 £22,500 -
North West -1 1 £26,000 -
East Midlands -6 1 £22,500 +12.50%
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 209 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 118 (51.75%) Degree
3 114 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 100 (43.86%) C++
5 97 (42.54%) Java
6 90 (39.47%) C#
7 66 (28.95%) HTML
8 65 (28.51%) Linux
9 64 (28.07%) .NET
10 59 (25.88%) C
11 54 (23.68%) SQL
12 53 (23.25%) JavaScript
13 52 (22.81%) Finance
14 45 (19.74%) Windows
15 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET
16 31 (13.60%) OO
16 31 (13.60%) Unit Testing
17 30 (13.16%) UNIX
18 29 (12.72%) Python
18 29 (12.72%) CSS
19 28 (12.28%) Eclipse
19 28 (12.28%) Mathematics
19 28 (12.28%) WebSphere
20 27 (11.84%) Spring
20 27 (11.84%) SQL Server
21 24 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (10.09%) MVC
22 23 (10.09%) Microsoft
23 22 (9.65%) QA
24 20 (8.77%) HTML5

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (12.28%) WebSphere
2 16 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.63%) WordPress
5 3 (1.32%) Apache
5 3 (1.32%) Node.js
6 1 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Maya
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.07%) Internet
2 5 (2.19%) Wireless
3 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.32%) 4G
4 3 (1.32%) LTE
5 2 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.44%) PSTN
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) DHCP
6 1 (0.44%) HTTP
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.26%) MySQL
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.32%) MS Access
6 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (12.28%) Eclipse
2 19 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
3 12 (5.26%) JUnit
4 11 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.07%) NUnit
6 6 (2.63%) CruiseControl
6 6 (2.63%) JIRA
7 4 (1.75%) Subversion
7 4 (1.75%) Maven
7 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.75%) Ant
7 4 (1.75%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.75%) Hudson
8 3 (1.32%) Selenium
9 2 (0.88%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
General
1 52 (22.81%) Finance
2 17 (7.46%) Electronics
3 16 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.02%) Banking
3 16 (7.02%) French Language
4 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.07%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.75%) Games
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.95%) HTML
2 64 (28.07%) .NET
3 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET
4 29 (12.72%) CSS
5 27 (11.84%) Spring
6 20 (8.77%) .NET Framework
6 20 (8.77%) HTML5
7 19 (8.33%) jQuery
8 16 (7.02%) SWT
8 16 (7.02%) Struts
8 16 (7.02%) XML
8 16 (7.02%) Hibernate
8 16 (7.02%) GWT
9 15 (6.58%) WPF
10 13 (5.70%) Dojo
11 12 (5.26%) WinForms
12 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (3.95%) Web Services
14 8 (3.51%) WCF
14 8 (3.51%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 114 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.28%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.02%) Physics
4 13 (5.70%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.95%) Firmware
6 9 (3.95%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.63%) Open Source
8 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.88%) Social Media
10 2 (0.88%) SCADA
10 2 (0.88%) Robotics
11 1 (0.44%) GIS
11 1 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.44%) VHDL
11 1 (0.44%) Verilog
11 1 (0.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.51%) Linux
2 45 (19.74%) Windows
3 30 (13.16%) UNIX
4 6 (2.63%) Debian
4 6 (2.63%) Android
5 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 31 (13.60%) Unit Testing
2 31 (13.60%) OO
3 24 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.09%) MVC
5 16 (7.02%) Problem Management
6 13 (5.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 11 (4.82%) Financial Modelling
7 11 (4.82%) Web Development
8 10 (4.39%) OOD
9 9 (3.95%) OOP
10 8 (3.51%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (3.51%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.07%) TDD
12 6 (2.63%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (2.19%) Test Automation
14 4 (1.75%) Image Processing
14 4 (1.75%) Video Processing
14 4 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 100 (43.86%) C++
2 97 (42.54%) Java
3 90 (39.47%) C#
4 59 (25.88%) C
5 54 (23.68%) SQL
6 53 (23.25%) JavaScript
7 29 (12.72%) Python
8 14 (6.14%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.26%) Perl
10 11 (4.82%) Embedded C
10 11 (4.82%) VBA
10 11 (4.82%) Ruby
11 10 (4.39%) PHP
12 9 (3.95%) Assembly Language
13 7 (3.07%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.19%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.19%) C-shell
15 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.75%) VB
16 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 118 (51.75%) Degree
2 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.75%) PhD
3 4 (1.75%) ISEB
4 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.65%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) WAI
Vendors
1 23 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.02%) JBoss
3 9 (3.95%) Oracle
4 8 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (0.88%) Intel
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.44%) BT
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
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