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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 605 585 597
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 16 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.069% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 40
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,600 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +10.00%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 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
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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
City of London -10 2 £39,750 +32.50%
Uxbridge - 2 £32,000 -
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 21 (43.75%) Degree
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
5 18 (37.50%) SQL
6 17 (35.42%) Finance
6 17 (35.42%) C++
7 15 (31.25%) .NET
7 15 (31.25%) CSS
8 14 (29.17%) C
8 14 (29.17%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
11 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
12 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 8 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
12 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (16.67%) Firmware
12 8 (16.67%) MVC
12 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 8 (16.67%) VBA
13 7 (14.58%) Google
13 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
13 7 (14.58%) Statistical Analysis
14 6 (12.50%) WordPress
14 6 (12.50%) Web Development

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
4 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.50%) jQuery
6 6 (12.50%) HTML5
6 6 (12.50%) CSS3
6 6 (12.50%) Sass
6 6 (12.50%) LESS
6 6 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (12.50%) LAMP
7 3 (6.25%) WCF
7 3 (6.25%) WPF
7 3 (6.25%) XML
7 3 (6.25%) WinForms
8 2 (4.17%) XSL
8 2 (4.17%) Java SE
8 2 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (16.67%) Firmware
3 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 8 (16.67%) MVC
5 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
6 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (12.50%) OOP
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) Parallel Computing
10 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.08%) RUP
10 1 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) C++
4 14 (29.17%) C
4 14 (29.17%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) VBA
6 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (10.42%) Assembly Language
7 5 (10.42%) Python
7 5 (10.42%) Embedded C
7 5 (10.42%) C-shell
8 1 (2.08%) Ada
8 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Google