The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Java Software Engineer
Rank 870 867 884
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Software Engineer 17 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.006% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 17
Average salary £22,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £30,750 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.66%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Junior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Junior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Java Software Engineer
Top 15 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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -9 17 £22,000 -12.00%
South West - 10 £21,500 -
Bristol - 9 £21,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £22,500 -
Sunderland - 4 £22,500 -
North East - 4 £22,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £25,000 -
Cambridge -3 2 £25,000 -
East of England -25 2 £25,000 -
Crawley -3 1 £20,000 -33.33%
West Sussex -12 1 £20,000 -33.33%
South East -21 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -

Junior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java 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 Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
3 27 (69.23%) Spring
3 27 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 26 (66.67%) WebSphere
5 23 (58.97%) Degree
6 22 (56.41%) Eclipse
6 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
7 21 (53.85%) Finance
8 19 (48.72%) SQL
8 19 (48.72%) HTML
9 16 (41.03%) WebLogic
9 16 (41.03%) Struts
9 16 (41.03%) JBoss
9 16 (41.03%) French Language
9 16 (41.03%) QA
9 16 (41.03%) SWT
9 16 (41.03%) Banking
9 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
9 16 (41.03%) GWT
9 16 (41.03%) Eclipse RCP
10 14 (35.90%) MyBatis
11 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 11 (28.21%) C#
13 10 (25.64%) .NET
13 10 (25.64%) Dojo
14 9 (23.08%) JUnit
15 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (17.95%) OO

Junior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java 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 Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 16 (41.03%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) PSTN
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.56%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Eclipse
2 16 (41.03%) Eclipse RCP
3 9 (23.08%) JUnit
4 6 (15.38%) CruiseControl
4 6 (15.38%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) French Language
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) Spring
2 19 (48.72%) HTML
3 16 (41.03%) Struts
3 16 (41.03%) SWT
3 16 (41.03%) GWT
4 14 (35.90%) MyBatis
5 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) Dojo
7 3 (7.69%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (5.13%) Servlets
9 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 6 (15.38%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) UNIX
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
3 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Market Research
7 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat