The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 30 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 630 573 594
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 21 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.063% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.068% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 32
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the London region.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 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
Uxbridge - 3 £32,000 -
City of London -16 2 £39,750 +32.50%
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 43 (84.31%) Software Engineering
2 25 (49.02%) C#
3 23 (45.10%) Degree
4 21 (41.18%) HTML
5 20 (39.22%) Finance
5 20 (39.22%) SQL
6 18 (35.29%) CSS
7 17 (33.33%) C++
7 17 (33.33%) .NET
8 15 (29.41%) Java
9 14 (27.45%) C
9 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
10 13 (25.49%) Embedded Software Development
11 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
12 11 (21.57%) VBA
12 11 (21.57%) MVC
12 11 (21.57%) Financial Modelling
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
13 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.69%) Firmware
14 8 (15.69%) Google
14 8 (15.69%) Statistical Analysis
14 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
15 6 (11.76%) HTML5
15 6 (11.76%) Web Development

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 6 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) NUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
3 17 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
7 6 (11.76%) jQuery
7 6 (11.76%) Sass
7 6 (11.76%) LESS
7 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (11.76%) CSS3
7 6 (11.76%) LAMP
8 4 (7.84%) WCF
8 4 (7.84%) WPF
8 4 (7.84%) WinForms
9 3 (5.88%) XML
10 2 (3.92%) Java SE
10 2 (3.92%) Java EE
10 2 (3.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Firmware
3 6 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.49%) Embedded Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) MVC
3 11 (21.57%) Financial Modelling
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) Web Development
6 6 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (11.76%) OOP
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
9 3 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (3.92%) Parallel Computing
10 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.92%) OO
11 1 (1.96%) Project Management
11 1 (1.96%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.96%) RUP
11 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) C#
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) C++
4 15 (29.41%) Java
5 14 (27.45%) C
6 11 (21.57%) VBA
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
8 5 (9.80%) Python
8 5 (9.80%) Assembly Language
8 5 (9.80%) Embedded C
8 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.80%) C-shell
9 1 (1.96%) Ada
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Google