The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Java Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Java Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Java Software Developer
Rank 886 895 890
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Software Developer 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £49,500 £28,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.78% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,200 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £28,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,861 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer within the UK.

Junior Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

Junior Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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
England +2 4 £49,500 +76.78%
London +4 2 £60,000 +33.33%
South East - 2 £31,750 -
Crawley - 1 £24,500 -
Newbury - 1 £39,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £39,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £24,500 -

Junior Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java Software Developer 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 Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) RESTful
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) JUnit
5 13 (41.94%) C++
5 13 (41.94%) Spring
6 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
6 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) C
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 12 (38.71%) J2EE
6 12 (38.71%) Web Services
6 12 (38.71%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
7 11 (35.48%) BDD
7 11 (35.48%) Hudson
7 11 (35.48%) GitHub
7 11 (35.48%) Apache Solr
7 11 (35.48%) Open Source
7 11 (35.48%) Dojo
7 11 (35.48%) Selenium
7 11 (35.48%) Spring Security
7 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
7 11 (35.48%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 11 (35.48%) Subversion
7 11 (35.48%) Maven

Junior Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java Software Developer 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 Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (35.48%) Apache Solr
1 11 (35.48%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) GitHub
2 8 (25.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) JUnit
2 11 (35.48%) Subversion
2 11 (35.48%) Maven
2 11 (35.48%) Selenium
2 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
2 11 (35.48%) Hudson
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.68%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) RESTful
2 13 (41.94%) Spring
3 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) J2EE
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) XML
4 11 (35.48%) Dojo
4 11 (35.48%) Spring Security
5 8 (25.81%) SOAP
6 7 (22.58%) JSP
7 6 (19.35%) Struts
8 5 (16.13%) Java SE
8 5 (16.13%) JSF
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
10 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (6.45%) WPF
10 2 (6.45%) WinForms
11 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Open Source
2 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.13%) Physics
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
5 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
2 11 (35.48%) Automated Testing
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
2 11 (35.48%) BDD
3 8 (25.81%) Pair Programming
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) OOP
4 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) SOA
6 1 (3.23%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) C++
4 12 (38.71%) C
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.45%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle