The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Programmer 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 Programmer
Rank 443 416 427
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 10 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.045% 0.051% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.053% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 16
Average salary £24,750 £33,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +57.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Junior Programmer
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Junior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Programmer across the South East region.

Junior Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Junior Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Junior Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Junior Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the South East 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
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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
Surrey +1 6 £24,500 -23.43%
Hampshire -14 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £20,000 -
Junior Programmer
England

Junior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Junior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) Degree
4 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
5 15 (48.39%) HTML
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
7 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
7 13 (41.94%) CSS
8 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
9 11 (35.48%) VBA
9 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (29.03%) C++
11 8 (25.81%) MVC
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (22.58%) Financial Modelling
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
14 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
15 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
15 4 (12.90%) Physics
15 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
15 4 (12.90%) jQuery
15 4 (12.90%) Marketing
15 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
15 4 (12.90%) C
15 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
15 4 (12.90%) ETL

Junior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Junior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Simulink
3 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Games
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) MFC
9 2 (6.45%) ATL
9 2 (6.45%) Flash
9 2 (6.45%) Qt
9 2 (6.45%) HTML5
9 2 (6.45%) OLE
9 2 (6.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.23%) WinForms
10 1 (3.23%) WPF
10 1 (3.23%) WebGL
10 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.90%) Physics
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Conversion
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Research
8 1 (3.23%) CAD
8 1 (3.23%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) VBA
4 9 (29.03%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
5 4 (12.90%) C
6 2 (6.45%) Lua
6 2 (6.45%) VC++
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.23%) SolidWorks