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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 805 768 772
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 75 89 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.089% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.094% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 71 87 91
Average salary £25,750 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 East +11 20 £27,500 - 6
South West -1 19 £21,500 -14.00% 2
East of England -18 19 £25,000 -9.09% 2
London -21 11 £32,000 +6.66% 2
North East -8 3 £22,500 -10.00%
Yorkshire -41 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 1 October 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.

1 173 (91.53%) Software Engineering
2 103 (54.50%) Computer Science
3 98 (51.85%) Degree
4 79 (41.80%) Java
5 72 (38.10%) C++
6 70 (37.04%) C#
7 58 (30.69%) SQL
8 56 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 54 (28.57%) .NET
9 54 (28.57%) Linux
10 52 (27.51%) HTML
11 51 (26.98%) Finance
12 40 (21.16%) C
13 30 (15.87%) Windows
14 29 (15.34%) Spring
15 28 (14.81%) Unit Testing
16 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
16 25 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (12.70%) WebSphere
17 24 (12.70%) CSS
17 24 (12.70%) SQL Server
17 24 (12.70%) Eclipse
18 23 (12.17%) Python
18 23 (12.17%) UNIX
18 23 (12.17%) OO
18 23 (12.17%) QA
19 21 (11.11%) jQuery
20 20 (10.58%) Mathematics
21 19 (10.05%) XML
22 17 (8.99%) Struts

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (12.70%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.17%) WordPress
3 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.59%) Apache
4 3 (1.59%) Node.js
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
6 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.12%) Wireless
3 2 (1.06%) Asterisk PBX
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%) LTE
4 1 (0.53%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.88%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.76%) MySQL
4 3 (1.59%) MS Access
4 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (12.70%) Eclipse
2 16 (8.47%) Eclipse RCP
3 11 (5.82%) JUnit
4 9 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.70%) JIRA
6 6 (3.17%) CruiseControl
6 6 (3.17%) Subversion
7 5 (2.65%) Selenium
7 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.12%) Hudson
8 4 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.12%) Maven
8 4 (2.12%) Ant
9 3 (1.59%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.53%) Redmine
General
1 51 (26.98%) Finance
2 17 (8.99%) Electronics
2 17 (8.99%) Banking
3 16 (8.47%) French Language
4 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.12%) Games
6 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.57%) .NET
2 52 (27.51%) HTML
3 29 (15.34%) Spring
4 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
5 24 (12.70%) CSS
6 21 (11.11%) jQuery
7 19 (10.05%) XML
8 17 (8.99%) Struts
9 16 (8.47%) SWT
9 16 (8.47%) GWT
9 16 (8.47%) MyBatis
10 14 (7.41%) HTML5
11 13 (6.88%) Hibernate
12 9 (4.76%) Dojo
13 8 (4.23%) CSS3
13 8 (4.23%) WPF
13 8 (4.23%) WinForms
14 7 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (3.17%) Sass
15 6 (3.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (54.50%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.58%) Mathematics
3 12 (6.35%) Physics
4 11 (5.82%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.17%) Open Source
8 5 (2.65%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.59%) Robotics
10 2 (1.06%) User Experience
10 2 (1.06%) Social Media
10 2 (1.06%) SCADA
11 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.57%) Linux
2 30 (15.87%) Windows
3 23 (12.17%) UNIX
4 6 (3.17%) Android
5 5 (2.65%) Debian
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (91.53%) Software Engineering
2 28 (14.81%) Unit Testing
3 25 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.17%) OO
5 16 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 14 (7.41%) MVC
7 11 (5.82%) OOP
8 10 (5.29%) Embedded Software Development
9 9 (4.76%) Web Development
10 8 (4.23%) OOD
11 7 (3.70%) Computer Architecture
12 6 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (2.65%) Test Automation
13 5 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (2.65%) Multithreading
14 4 (2.12%) Build Automation
14 4 (2.12%) Financial Modelling
14 4 (2.12%) Integration Testing
14 4 (2.12%) Image Processing
14 4 (2.12%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 79 (41.80%) Java
2 72 (38.10%) C++
3 70 (37.04%) C#
4 58 (30.69%) SQL
5 56 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 40 (21.16%) C
7 23 (12.17%) Python
8 13 (6.88%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.82%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.29%) PHP
11 9 (4.76%) Perl
12 8 (4.23%) Embedded C
13 6 (3.17%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.17%) VB
14 5 (2.65%) VBA
14 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.65%) Ruby
15 4 (2.12%) C-shell
15 4 (2.12%) Embedded C++
15 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (51.85%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.17%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (8.47%) JBoss
2 15 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.12%) Google
3 4 (2.12%) Oracle
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
4 1 (0.53%) Sencha
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London, EC2A 4NW
Workdigital
Salary: Up to £35k for junior/middle level or up to £45k for middle level
Posted: 26 days ago