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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Programmer
UK
Rank 830 902 933
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 16 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.030% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.031% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 24
Median salary £26,500 £28,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% +20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017 within the UK.

Junior Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Programmer
Top 21 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +80 16 £26,500 -4.50% 1
London +73 5 £35,000 -6.66%
South West - 4 £30,000 - 1
South East +51 3 £25,000 -7.40%
City of London +38 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Cheshire +16 2 £20,000 +2.56%
Runcorn -3 2 £20,000 +2.56%
North West -8 2 £20,000 +2.56%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £25,000 -
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
West Midlands +24 1 £22,500 -2.17%
Birmingham +15 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Bath - 1 £24,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Leeds - 1 £31,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 £24,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £26,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 21 (53.85%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) MVC
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 10 (25.64%) C++
5 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.95%) Java
9 6 (15.38%) SQL
9 6 (15.38%) C
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) jQuery
10 5 (12.82%) OO
10 5 (12.82%) PHP
11 4 (10.26%) MySQL
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle
11 4 (10.26%) VB
11 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
11 4 (10.26%) Fortran
11 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
11 4 (10.26%) QA
11 4 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (10.26%) Physical Data Model

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 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
6 3 (7.69%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.56%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.56%) JSF
8 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.56%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Fintech
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.26%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (7.69%) OOP
6 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Programming
7 2 (5.13%) Microservices
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.56%) Robotic Process Automation
8 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) C++
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) C
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) Fortran
7 4 (10.26%) VB
8 2 (5.13%) Clojure
8 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (2.56%) R
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) XMPie
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