The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 439 432 416
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 9 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 29
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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 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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Junior Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Berkshire -17 5 £28,500 +29.54% 2
Hampshire +19 1 £27,500 -
Surrey -1 1 £100,000 +277.35% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) .NET
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (35.00%) C++
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) OO
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (25.00%) TDD
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) C
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (25.00%) OOP
10 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (20.00%) MySQL
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) Scrum
11 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
12 3 (15.00%) BDD
12 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) RS-232
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) GIS
3 2 (10.00%) QGIS
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (10.00%) STL
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.00%) MFC
6 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) OOP
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
7 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Product Management
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) C
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Ada
7 1 (5.00%) Ada 83
7 1 (5.00%) Ada 95
7 1 (5.00%) C++/CLI
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Borland
3 1 (5.00%) QNX
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