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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Programmer
Rank 861 896 939
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 35 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.042% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.043% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 29
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £22,250 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -9.18%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Junior Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Programmer
Top 27 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 27 September 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 +37 30 £25,000 - 2
London +40 8 £30,000 -8.39% 1
South East +24 6 £25,000 +25.00%
Scotland +28 5 - -
Dumfries - 5 - -
South West - 5 £35,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 5 - -
Bristol - 5 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +23 4 £25,000 -37.50%
East of England +18 4 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £25,000 -37.50%
North West - 4 £22,500 -
Norfolk - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £22,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £22,500 -
Norwich - 3 - -
Surrey +18 2 £23,500 -5.05%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £22,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £22,500 -
North East - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands +13 1 £21,500 -24.56%
Essex +3 1 £20,000 -46.66%
Salford - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £25,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £20,000 -
Leicester - 1 £21,500 -

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 33 (55.00%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) C++
3 18 (30.00%) .NET
4 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (26.67%) HTML
5 16 (26.67%) Java
6 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.00%) Degree
7 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
7 14 (23.33%) MVC
8 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (20.00%) Python
9 9 (15.00%) SQL
10 8 (13.33%) Oracle
10 8 (13.33%) OO
10 8 (13.33%) jQuery
10 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
10 8 (13.33%) HTML5
11 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (11.67%) CSS
12 6 (10.00%) MySQL
12 6 (10.00%) VB
12 6 (10.00%) PHP
12 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
13 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
13 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
13 5 (8.33%) QA

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 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
3 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.33%) HTML5
4 8 (13.33%) jQuery
5 7 (11.67%) CSS
5 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.33%) XML
8 2 (3.33%) XSLT
9 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.67%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.67%) JPA
9 1 (1.67%) JSON
9 1 (1.67%) Spring
9 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.33%) CMDB
3 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
4 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
1 5 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) MVC
2 8 (13.33%) OO
2 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.33%) Project Management
4 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.33%) Workflow
5 4 (6.67%) OOP
6 3 (5.00%) SDLC
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.00%) Web Development
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) CQRS
7 1 (1.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) Functional Programming
7 1 (1.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.00%) Python
6 9 (15.00%) SQL
7 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 6 (10.00%) VB
8 5 (8.33%) C
8 5 (8.33%) Fortran
8 5 (8.33%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.33%) XPath
10 1 (1.67%) Erlang
10 1 (1.67%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) Haskell
10 1 (1.67%) OCaml
10 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Reuters
4 1 (1.67%) Telerik
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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