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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Programmer
Rank 855 810 841
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 43 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.051% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.054% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 43
Average salary £25,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102983 110103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.43% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90366 85705 94527
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

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 9 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 9 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 -32 42 £25,000 -21.87% 1
London -47 16 £29,000 -22.66%
South East -12 15 £25,000 -28.57%
Surrey +9 9 £30,000 -6.25%
City of London -24 7 £21,500 -42.66%
Leatherhead - 5 £30,000 -
Guildford - 4 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £27,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £27,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £23,750 -
Derby - 3 £27,000 -
West Midlands +1 2 £22,500 +4.65%
Manchester -1 2 £20,000 -4.76%
East of England -5 2 £25,250 +12.22%
North West -7 2 £20,000 -4.76% 1
South West -14 2 £19,500 -44.28%
Hampshire -16 2 £24,500 -30.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £22,500 -
Croydon - 2 £25,000 -
Reigate - 2 £25,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £22,500 -
Bristol - 2 £19,500 -
Suffolk +6 1 £21,500 -4.44%
Scotland -16 1 £20,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex - 1 £20,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £30,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £30,000 -
Brighton - 1 £20,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £20,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £21,500 -

Junior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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 81 (58.27%) C#
2 68 (48.92%) JavaScript
2 68 (48.92%) .NET
3 64 (46.04%) MVC
4 60 (43.17%) SQL
5 55 (39.57%) Degree
6 52 (37.41%) ASP.NET
7 49 (35.25%) HTML
8 40 (28.78%) CSS
9 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
10 36 (25.90%) C++
10 36 (25.90%) Software Engineering
11 34 (24.46%) MS Excel
12 30 (21.58%) SQL Server
13 28 (20.14%) jQuery
14 24 (17.27%) Advertising
14 24 (17.27%) Computer Science
15 22 (15.83%) Finance
16 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (14.39%) .NET Framework
17 17 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (12.23%) VBA
17 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (11.51%) VB.NET
19 15 (10.79%) Mathematics
20 14 (10.07%) Financial Modelling
20 14 (10.07%) TDD
20 14 (10.07%) C
20 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
20 14 (10.07%) OOP

Junior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) CICS
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (24.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.44%) Simulink
3 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Ethernet
2 6 (4.32%) Intranet
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) DNS
4 2 (1.44%) DHCP
4 2 (1.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) Extranet
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.32%) MySQL
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.44%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.72%) DataStage
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.04%) Subversion
4 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (17.27%) Advertising
2 22 (15.83%) Finance
3 10 (7.19%) Games
4 6 (4.32%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Front Office
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (48.92%) .NET
2 52 (37.41%) ASP.NET
3 49 (35.25%) HTML
4 40 (28.78%) CSS
5 28 (20.14%) jQuery
6 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (14.39%) .NET Framework
7 17 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (8.63%) WPF
8 12 (8.63%) Backbone.js
8 12 (8.63%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (8.63%) Ember.js
8 12 (8.63%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.91%) HTML5
9 11 (7.91%) WinForms
10 9 (6.47%) XML
10 9 (6.47%) Ajax
11 8 (5.76%) CSS3
12 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 7 (5.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.79%) Mathematics
3 13 (9.35%) N-Tier
4 9 (6.47%) Physics
5 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.16%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.44%) iPhone
7 2 (1.44%) SCADA
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.72%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Windows
2 6 (4.32%) Linux
3 3 (2.16%) UNIX
4 2 (1.44%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) MVS
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.04%) MVC
2 36 (25.90%) Software Engineering
3 14 (10.07%) Financial Modelling
3 14 (10.07%) TDD
3 14 (10.07%) OOP
3 14 (10.07%) OO
4 11 (7.91%) Data Management
5 6 (4.32%) Data Analysis
6 5 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.60%) Web Development
7 4 (2.88%) Operations Management
7 4 (2.88%) Game Development
7 4 (2.88%) OOD
7 4 (2.88%) ETL
8 2 (1.44%) Multithreading
8 2 (1.44%) Logistics
8 2 (1.44%) E-Commerce
9 1 (0.72%) HOOD
9 1 (0.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (58.27%) C#
2 68 (48.92%) JavaScript
3 60 (43.17%) SQL
4 36 (25.90%) C++
5 17 (12.23%) VBA
6 16 (11.51%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.07%) C
8 8 (5.76%) Java
8 8 (5.76%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.76%) PHP
8 8 (5.76%) Python
9 5 (3.60%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.16%) XAML
10 3 (2.16%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.44%) Lua
11 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) VC++
11 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (39.57%) Degree
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) Cognos
2 7 (5.04%) IBM
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle
4 1 (0.72%) SolidWorks
4 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.72%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe
4 1 (0.72%) Interwoven
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