The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Programmer
Rank 887 938 955
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 31 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 35
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £27,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +17.02%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Programmer in the job title.

Junior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Junior Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Programmer over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Junior Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Programmer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 31 £25,000 -9.09% 1
South East +14 11 £23,500 -14.54%
London +48 6 £30,000 -4.76% 1
North West - 6 £22,000 -
Surrey +25 5 £27,500 -8.33%
Bristol - 4 £35,000 -
South West - 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire +2 3 £22,500 -18.18%
Runcorn - 3 £20,500 -
Wokingham - 3 £22,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £20,500 -
East of England +31 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire +28 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Milton Keynes +15 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Essex +4 2 £20,000 -46.66%
Chelmsford - 2 £20,000 -
City of London +47 1 £30,000 -11.76%
Guildford +12 1 £27,500 -
West Sussex -5 1 £20,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £22,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
North East - 1 £22,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,500 -
Manchester - 1 £21,500 -
Hull - 1 £27,500 -

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Junior Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Junior Programmer in the job title.

1 35 (61.40%) C#
2 27 (47.37%) C++
3 22 (38.60%) .NET
4 17 (29.82%) HTML
5 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
6 15 (26.32%) Degree
6 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 12 (21.05%) Java
8 11 (19.30%) MVC
9 10 (17.54%) SQL
10 9 (15.79%) CSS
10 9 (15.79%) Python
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.04%) HTML5
11 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
12 7 (12.28%) OO
13 6 (10.53%) Oracle
13 6 (10.53%) Finance
14 5 (8.77%) Marketing
14 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
14 5 (8.77%) OOP
14 5 (8.77%) Unix
14 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
14 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
14 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
14 5 (8.77%) MySQL
14 5 (8.77%) SDLC
15 4 (7.02%) Visualisation

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Play
1 1 (1.75%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) GIS
3 2 (3.51%) QGIS
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 17 (29.82%) HTML
3 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) CSS
5 8 (14.04%) HTML5
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.51%) JSON
8 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.51%) XSLT
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.75%) REST
9 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.51%) CMDB
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Unix
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) MVC
2 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) OO
4 5 (8.77%) OOP
4 5 (8.77%) SDLC
5 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Web Development
7 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.51%) Front End Development
7 2 (3.51%) Image Processing
7 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.51%) Open Source
7 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.51%) TDD
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
8 1 (1.75%) BDD
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.75%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) C#
2 27 (47.37%) C++
3 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) Java
5 10 (17.54%) SQL
6 9 (15.79%) Python
7 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) XPath
10 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.75%) Clojure
10 1 (1.75%) Erlang
10 1 (1.75%) F#
10 1 (1.75%) Haskell
10 1 (1.75%) OCaml
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) Scala
10 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Reuters
4 1 (1.75%) Altova
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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