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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 789 777 761
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 79 124 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 75 120 102
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 April 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
London +20 23 £32,500 +30.00% 2
South East -3 19 £26,500 +6.00% 3
South West -45 16 £21,500 -2.27% 5
East of England +20 12 £28,500 +3.63% 3
East Midlands +16 8 £22,500 -
West Midlands -20 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 135 (83.85%) Software Engineering
2 116 (72.05%) Degree
3 80 (49.69%) Computer Science
4 78 (48.45%) JavaScript
5 77 (47.83%) C#
6 70 (43.48%) .NET
7 67 (41.61%) Java
8 57 (35.40%) C++
8 57 (35.40%) HTML
9 44 (27.33%) SQL Server
10 41 (25.47%) ASP.NET
11 35 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 34 (21.12%) Linux
13 33 (20.50%) SQL
14 32 (19.88%) OO
15 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (18.01%) Finance
16 29 (18.01%) WPF
17 27 (16.77%) Web Development
17 27 (16.77%) MS Excel
17 27 (16.77%) CSS
18 24 (14.91%) QA
19 22 (13.66%) MySQL
20 21 (13.04%) WCF
21 20 (12.42%) jQuery
21 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing
21 20 (12.42%) C
21 20 (12.42%) Windows
21 20 (12.42%) MVC
22 19 (11.80%) Spring

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (6.21%) Apache
2 9 (5.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (5.59%) JBoss
2 9 (5.59%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Summit
1 1 (0.62%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.62%) Intranet
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) Extranet
2 1 (0.62%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.66%) MySQL
3 2 (1.24%) MS Access
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.24%) SQLite
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) HSQLDB
4 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.62%) DB2
4 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Selenium
2 12 (7.45%) Eclipse
3 11 (6.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (5.59%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.59%) Eclipse RCP
5 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.73%) Subversion
7 5 (3.11%) NUnit
8 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.86%) LabVIEW
10 2 (1.24%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.24%) JIRA
10 2 (1.24%) MSTest
10 2 (1.24%) Moq
10 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.62%) Hudson
11 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.62%) Mockito
11 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (18.01%) Finance
2 16 (9.94%) Electronics
3 10 (6.21%) Banking
4 9 (5.59%) French Language
4 9 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.73%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.11%) Military
7 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.48%) Retail
8 3 (1.86%) Advertising
8 3 (1.86%) Games
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (43.48%) .NET
2 57 (35.40%) HTML
3 41 (25.47%) ASP.NET
4 29 (18.01%) WPF
5 27 (16.77%) CSS
6 21 (13.04%) WCF
7 20 (12.42%) jQuery
8 19 (11.80%) Spring
9 18 (11.18%) HTML5
10 14 (8.70%) J2EE
11 13 (8.07%) JSP
12 12 (7.45%) Servlets
12 12 (7.45%) Ajax
12 12 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.59%) MyBatis
13 9 (5.59%) GWT
13 9 (5.59%) SWT
13 9 (5.59%) Struts
14 8 (4.97%) Silverlight
14 8 (4.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 80 (49.69%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.56%) Mathematics
3 16 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.83%) GIS
5 9 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.11%) Physics
7 3 (1.86%) Chemistry
7 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.24%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.12%) Linux
2 20 (12.42%) Windows
3 12 (7.45%) Android
4 7 (4.35%) UNIX
5 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (83.85%) Software Engineering
2 32 (19.88%) OO
3 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.77%) Web Development
5 20 (12.42%) MVC
5 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing
6 12 (7.45%) Waterfall
6 12 (7.45%) UML
7 11 (6.83%) System Testing
7 11 (6.83%) Automation Testing
8 10 (6.21%) Scrum
9 9 (5.59%) TDD
9 9 (5.59%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.97%) Android Development
11 7 (4.35%) OOP
11 7 (4.35%) OOD
12 5 (3.11%) Test Automation
13 4 (2.48%) Multithreading
13 4 (2.48%) Automated Testing
14 3 (1.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (48.45%) JavaScript
2 77 (47.83%) C#
3 67 (41.61%) Java
4 57 (35.40%) C++
5 33 (20.50%) SQL
6 20 (12.42%) C
7 12 (7.45%) Python
8 10 (6.21%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.73%) PHP
10 5 (3.11%) Ruby
11 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.86%) VB
12 2 (1.24%) VB6
13 1 (0.62%) VBA
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.62%) PHP5
13 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.62%) C-shell
13 1 (0.62%) Ada
13 1 (0.62%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 116 (72.05%) Degree
2 7 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.73%) PhD
4 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.48%) ISEB
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.73%) Oracle
3 3 (1.86%) Nokia
4 2 (1.24%) Progress
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.62%) Zend
5 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.62%) Ektron
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 17 days ago