The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 614 601 598
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 4 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.028% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.030% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 24
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%
Junior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 January 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
(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
City of London +6 1 - -
Croydon +4 1 £22,000 -26.66%
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) OOP
4 8 (38.10%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (28.57%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) BDD
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) MySQL
7 5 (23.81%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Selenium
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 3 (14.29%) xUnit.net
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Django
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Sass
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) OOP
2 8 (38.10%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Usability Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) PHP5
8 1 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) R
8 1 (4.76%) VB
8 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Apple