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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 803 732 791
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 79 98 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.097% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.10% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 72 95 74
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 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +9 23 £22,500 -10.00% 1
East of England -21 17 £25,000 -16.66% 2
London -28 15 £29,000 -3.33%
South East -33 14 £27,500 - 1
North East - 5 £22,500 -
West Midlands -3 1 £22,500 -
East Midlands -10 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Yorkshire -39 1 £20,000 -28.57%
North West - 1 £26,000 -
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UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 193 (92.34%) Software Engineering
2 110 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 107 (51.20%) Degree
4 90 (43.06%) Java
5 84 (40.19%) C++
6 75 (35.89%) C#
7 60 (28.71%) Linux
8 58 (27.75%) .NET
9 54 (25.84%) SQL
9 54 (25.84%) JavaScript
10 53 (25.36%) HTML
10 53 (25.36%) Finance
11 52 (24.88%) C
12 32 (15.31%) Windows
13 30 (14.35%) ASP.NET
13 30 (14.35%) Unit Testing
14 29 (13.88%) Spring
15 28 (13.40%) WebSphere
16 27 (12.92%) Eclipse
17 26 (12.44%) UNIX
17 26 (12.44%) OO
17 26 (12.44%) Python
18 25 (11.96%) Mathematics
19 24 (11.48%) CSS
20 23 (11.00%) SQL Server
21 21 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (9.57%) QA
23 18 (8.61%) Electronics
24 17 (8.13%) Struts
24 17 (8.13%) jQuery

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (13.40%) WebSphere
2 16 (7.66%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.87%) WordPress
4 3 (1.44%) Node.js
4 3 (1.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Internet
2 6 (2.87%) Wireless
3 3 (1.44%) LTE
3 3 (1.44%) 4G
4 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.96%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.96%) PSTN
4 2 (0.96%) VoIP
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.70%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.26%) MySQL
4 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) MS Access
5 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (12.92%) Eclipse
2 17 (8.13%) Eclipse RCP
3 11 (5.26%) JUnit
4 10 (4.78%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.35%) CruiseControl
5 7 (3.35%) JIRA
6 5 (2.39%) NUnit
7 4 (1.91%) Subversion
7 4 (1.91%) Maven
7 4 (1.91%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.91%) Ant
7 4 (1.91%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.91%) Hudson
8 2 (0.96%) Selenium
9 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (25.36%) Finance
2 18 (8.61%) Electronics
3 16 (7.66%) Banking
3 16 (7.66%) French Language
4 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.91%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.44%) Games
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (27.75%) .NET
2 53 (25.36%) HTML
3 30 (14.35%) ASP.NET
4 29 (13.88%) Spring
5 24 (11.48%) CSS
6 17 (8.13%) Struts
6 17 (8.13%) jQuery
7 16 (7.66%) Hibernate
7 16 (7.66%) SWT
7 16 (7.66%) GWT
8 15 (7.18%) XML
9 14 (6.70%) .NET Framework
9 14 (6.70%) HTML5
10 12 (5.74%) MyBatis
10 12 (5.74%) Dojo
11 11 (5.26%) WinForms
12 10 (4.78%) WPF
13 7 (3.35%) WCF
13 7 (3.35%) CSS3
13 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 110 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.96%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.66%) Physics
4 12 (5.74%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.31%) Firmware
7 6 (2.87%) Open Source
7 6 (2.87%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.44%) Robotics
9 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.96%) SCADA
10 2 (0.96%) Social Media
11 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (28.71%) Linux
2 32 (15.31%) Windows
3 26 (12.44%) UNIX
4 6 (2.87%) Debian
5 4 (1.91%) Android
6 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (92.34%) Software Engineering
2 30 (14.35%) Unit Testing
3 26 (12.44%) OO
4 21 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.66%) MVC
5 16 (7.66%) Problem Management
6 13 (6.22%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (4.31%) Web Development
8 8 (3.83%) OOP
9 7 (3.35%) OOD
9 7 (3.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (3.35%) Data Analysis
9 7 (3.35%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (2.87%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (2.39%) Computer Architecture
11 5 (2.39%) Multithreading
11 5 (2.39%) Test Automation
12 4 (1.91%) Image Processing
12 4 (1.91%) Video Processing
12 4 (1.91%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.06%) Java
2 84 (40.19%) C++
3 75 (35.89%) C#
4 54 (25.84%) SQL
4 54 (25.84%) JavaScript
5 52 (24.88%) C
6 26 (12.44%) Python
7 14 (6.70%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.26%) Embedded C
8 11 (5.26%) Perl
9 9 (4.31%) PHP
10 8 (3.83%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.83%) VBA
10 8 (3.83%) Assembly Language
11 7 (3.35%) Ruby
12 5 (2.39%) C-shell
12 5 (2.39%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.91%) VB
13 4 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 107 (51.20%) Degree
2 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) ISEB
4 2 (0.96%) PhD
4 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.57%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (7.66%) JBoss
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.35%) Google
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle
5 1 (0.48%) SAP
5 1 (0.48%) IBM
5 1 (0.48%) Intel
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.48%) BT
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