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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 218 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 17 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.63% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 20
Average salary £21,500 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,100
UK excluding London average salary £26,375 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -3.84%
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
5833 5105 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.33% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4358 4546
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 March 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
Dorset -20 8 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Bristol -16 6 £20,000 -6.97% 2
Somerset +1 3 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Junior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 29 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (86.67%) Degree
2 26 (86.67%) Computer Science
3 22 (73.33%) Java
4 18 (60.00%) C++
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) Linux
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 11 (36.67%) Spring
6 11 (36.67%) QA
6 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 10 (33.33%) Struts
7 10 (33.33%) OO
7 10 (33.33%) JBoss
7 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
7 10 (33.33%) Banking
7 10 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 10 (33.33%) SWT
7 10 (33.33%) French Language
7 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 10 (33.33%) GWT
7 10 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
7 10 (33.33%) MyBatis
8 9 (30.00%) Electronics
9 8 (26.67%) C

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 10 (33.33%) JBoss
1 10 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 10 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (33.33%) French Language
3 9 (30.00%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) Struts
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) SWT
2 10 (33.33%) GWT
2 10 (33.33%) MyBatis
3 4 (13.33%) Qt
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 10 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) OOD
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.33%) CRUD
6 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) C++
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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