The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 227 217 209
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 16 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 7
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5610 5895 4901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.34% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4719 4866 4220
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,932 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Bristol -10 8 £25,000 +16.27%
Wiltshire +4 5 £22,000 -12.00%
Gloucestershire -12 3 £27,000 -22.85%
Junior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 32 (96.97%) Software Engineering
2 28 (84.85%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) Degree
4 23 (69.70%) C++
5 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
6 13 (39.39%) C#
7 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) C
9 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
9 9 (27.27%) Linux
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) Electronics
11 7 (21.21%) Windows
11 7 (21.21%) OO
11 7 (21.21%) QA
12 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Android
12 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 6 (18.18%) JBoss
13 5 (15.15%) Struts
13 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
13 5 (15.15%) Military
13 5 (15.15%) Finance
13 5 (15.15%) Banking
13 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
13 5 (15.15%) SWT
13 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
13 5 (15.15%) GWT

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 6 (18.18%) JBoss
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.15%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (9.09%) NetBeans
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Hudson
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) JMeter
General
1 8 (24.24%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Military
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) French Language
5 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) SWT
3 5 (15.15%) GWT
3 5 (15.15%) Struts
4 4 (12.12%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) EJB
5 3 (9.09%) Servlets
5 3 (9.09%) SOAP
5 3 (9.09%) JPA
5 3 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (6.06%) Qt
6 2 (6.06%) MyBatis
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) JSF
6 2 (6.06%) Java EE
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) Java EE 5
7 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Android
4 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.21%) OO
3 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Signal Processing
6 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) 3D Visualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.03%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) Open Source
7 1 (3.03%) Game Development
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) C++
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) C
6 2 (6.06%) VC++
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe