The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Programmer
Rank 867 828 852
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 38 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.047% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.050% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 46
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £48,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -7.21%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Junior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Junior Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Programmer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -45 34 £25,000 -21.87% 1
South East -14 12 £25,000 -28.57%
London -54 11 £29,750 -20.66% 1
City of London -14 6 £25,250 -32.66%
Surrey -7 5 £30,000 -6.25%
Scotland -6 4 £26,000 +44.44% 1
Hampshire 0 3 £30,000 -14.28%
South West -10 3 £20,000 -42.85%
Berkshire - 3 £23,750 -
Bristol - 3 £20,000 -
Manchester -4 2 £20,000 -4.76%
North West -7 2 £20,000 -4.76%
West Midlands - 2 £22,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £28,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £28,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £26,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £23,750 -
Guildford - 2 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £30,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £22,500 -
East of England -6 1 £29,000 +28.88%
Brighton - 1 £20,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £30,000 -
Derby - 1 £27,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £20,000 -
Luton - 1 £29,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £19,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Junior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 71 (55.04%) C#
2 64 (49.61%) JavaScript
3 60 (46.51%) .NET
4 59 (45.74%) MVC
5 55 (42.64%) SQL
6 45 (34.88%) Degree
7 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
8 40 (31.01%) HTML
9 35 (27.13%) C++
10 33 (25.58%) CSS
11 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
12 31 (24.03%) MS Excel
12 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
13 29 (22.48%) Software Engineering
14 24 (18.60%) jQuery
14 24 (18.60%) Advertising
15 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
16 20 (15.50%) Finance
17 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (12.40%) VB.NET
18 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (11.63%) .NET Framework
20 14 (10.85%) VBA
21 13 (10.08%) OOP
22 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
22 12 (9.30%) C
22 12 (9.30%) TDD
22 12 (9.30%) Backbone.js
22 12 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
22 12 (9.30%) Ember.js

Junior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) CICS
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) Simulink
2 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Ethernet
2 5 (3.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (6.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.88%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.55%) Big Data
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.78%) DataStage
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.88%) Subversion
2 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (18.60%) Advertising
2 20 (15.50%) Finance
3 10 (7.75%) Games
4 6 (4.65%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (46.51%) .NET
2 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 40 (31.01%) HTML
4 33 (25.58%) CSS
5 24 (18.60%) jQuery
6 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (11.63%) .NET Framework
9 12 (9.30%) Backbone.js
9 12 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (9.30%) Ember.js
9 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 10 (7.75%) HTML5
10 10 (7.75%) WPF
11 9 (6.98%) WinForms
12 7 (5.43%) Ajax
12 7 (5.43%) XML
12 7 (5.43%) CSS3
13 5 (3.88%) LAMP
13 5 (3.88%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.53%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.43%) Physics
5 3 (2.33%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.55%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.55%) SCADA
6 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) Social Gaming
7 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Windows
2 5 (3.88%) Linux
3 3 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) MVS
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.74%) MVC
2 29 (22.48%) Software Engineering
3 13 (10.08%) OOP
4 12 (9.30%) TDD
5 11 (8.53%) Data Management
5 11 (8.53%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (7.75%) OO
7 7 (5.43%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.88%) ETL
9 5 (3.88%) Game Development
10 4 (3.10%) Operations Management
11 3 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.33%) Web Development
11 3 (2.33%) OOD
12 2 (1.55%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.55%) Logistics
12 2 (1.55%) Multithreading
12 2 (1.55%) Investment Management
13 1 (0.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (55.04%) C#
2 64 (49.61%) JavaScript
3 55 (42.64%) SQL
4 35 (27.13%) C++
5 16 (12.40%) VB.NET
6 14 (10.85%) VBA
7 12 (9.30%) C
8 10 (7.75%) T-SQL
9 8 (6.20%) Java
9 8 (6.20%) Python
10 7 (5.43%) PHP
11 5 (3.88%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.33%) XAML
12 3 (2.33%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.55%) Lua
13 2 (1.55%) VC++
13 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (34.88%) Degree
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) Cognos
2 5 (3.88%) IBM
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe
4 1 (0.78%) Interwoven
4 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.78%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.78%) SolidWorks
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