The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 254 250 230
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.054% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.057% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £25,250 £24,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% -4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £24,000 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +7 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Manchester +1 1 £23,000 -4.16% 1
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 8583
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) EMV
5 2 (28.57%) Smartcard
5 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Python

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EMV
1 2 (28.57%) Smartcard
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 8583
2 1 (14.29%) WAI
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
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