The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Software Developer
Rank 801 700 749
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 150 243 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 141 224 188
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend

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

Junior Software Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Junior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -94 130 £25,000 -5.66% 21
South East -57 52 £26,250 -0.94% 5
London -16 26 £31,750 +5.83% 5
West Midlands -13 17 £24,000 +26.31%
Hampshire +6 16 £26,250 -4.54% 1
East Midlands +4 16 £24,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire -8 10 £27,250 +23.86%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £24,500 +22.50%
East Sussex +6 8 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Nottingham +4 8 £24,500 +22.50%
Brighton +2 7 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire -7 7 £28,000 +33.33% 3
South West -9 7 £26,000 -8.77% 4
Wales +10 6 £40,000 +86.04%
South Wales +7 6 £40,000 +86.04%
Surrey -3 6 £27,000 +1.88% 1
Oxfordshire -29 6 £33,750 +40.62%
Cardiff - 6 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £23,250 -
Sheffield +11 5 £26,500 +17.77% 1
South Yorkshire +8 5 £26,500 +17.77% 1
Southampton +8 5 £25,000 +6.38%
Birmingham -7 5 £24,000 -9.43%
Warwickshire -15 5 £25,000 -9.09%
Devon - 5 £26,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £25,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £25,000 -
City of London +57 4 £30,000 - 1
Scotland 0 4 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Derbyshire -3 4 £24,000 +11.62%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 224 (62.92%) C#
2 210 (58.99%) .NET
3 164 (46.07%) JavaScript
3 164 (46.07%) Degree
4 157 (44.10%) SQL
5 150 (42.13%) HTML
6 138 (38.76%) Computer Science
7 135 (37.92%) SQL Server
8 129 (36.24%) Software Engineering
9 124 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (33.99%) ASP.NET
11 113 (31.74%) Java
12 111 (31.18%) CSS
12 111 (31.18%) MVC
13 102 (28.65%) C++
14 96 (26.97%) Microsoft
15 80 (22.47%) jQuery
16 63 (17.70%) OO
17 60 (16.85%) Visual Studio
18 58 (16.29%) .NET Framework
19 53 (14.89%) Python
20 50 (14.04%) HTML5
21 49 (13.76%) TDD
22 48 (13.48%) Finance
23 47 (13.20%) Windows
24 44 (12.36%) VB.NET
25 40 (11.24%) PHP
25 40 (11.24%) Web Services
26 39 (10.96%) OOP
27 37 (10.39%) SDLC

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (5.90%) Umbraco
2 15 (4.21%) IIS
3 8 (2.25%) Node.js
4 6 (1.69%) CMS
5 5 (1.40%) Apache
5 5 (1.40%) Kentico
5 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.12%) DNN
6 4 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.12%) Sitefinity
7 3 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.56%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.28%) Liferay
Applications
1 30 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) PlanetPress Connect
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.81%) SaaS
2 6 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.40%) GitHub
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.25%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
2 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (37.92%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.71%) MySQL
3 27 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.65%) RDBMS
4 13 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.28%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.28%) KDB
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.28%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.28%) Redis
9 1 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 60 (16.85%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.49%) Subversion
3 12 (3.37%) Eclipse
3 12 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.25%) Maven
5 7 (1.97%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.97%) NUnit
5 7 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.12%) JIRA
8 3 (0.84%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.84%) webpack
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.28%) Selenium
10 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (13.48%) Finance
2 14 (3.93%) Banking
3 12 (3.37%) Advertising
4 11 (3.09%) Marketing
4 11 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.81%) Retail
6 7 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.69%) Games
8 4 (1.12%) Legal
9 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (58.99%) .NET
2 150 (42.13%) HTML
3 121 (33.99%) ASP.NET
4 111 (31.18%) CSS
5 80 (22.47%) jQuery
6 58 (16.29%) .NET Framework
7 50 (14.04%) HTML5
8 40 (11.24%) Web Services
9 37 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (10.11%) XML
11 34 (9.55%) AngularJS
12 30 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 27 (7.58%) WCF
14 24 (6.74%) Entity Framework
15 22 (6.18%) WPF
16 19 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (4.78%) CSS3
18 15 (4.21%) Ajax
18 15 (4.21%) Spring
18 15 (4.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 138 (38.76%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.02%) Mathematics
3 23 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.65%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (2.53%) Physics
8 8 (2.25%) iPhone
8 8 (2.25%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.40%) Equities
10 5 (1.40%) NHS
11 4 (1.12%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.12%) User Experience
12 3 (0.84%) Biotechnology
13 2 (0.56%) Life Science
13 2 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.20%) Windows
2 28 (7.87%) Linux
3 18 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.78%) Android
5 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.40%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.12%) Unix
7 3 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.28%) Debian
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (36.24%) Software Engineering
2 124 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (31.18%) MVC
4 63 (17.70%) OO
5 49 (13.76%) TDD
6 39 (10.96%) OOP
7 37 (10.39%) SDLC
8 33 (9.27%) Scrum
9 30 (8.43%) Unit Testing
10 28 (7.87%) Web Development
11 21 (5.90%) Data Protection
12 18 (5.06%) Mobile Development
13 15 (4.21%) Front End Development
13 15 (4.21%) OOD
14 14 (3.93%) Analytics
14 14 (3.93%) Multithreading
14 14 (3.93%) Web Application Development
15 11 (3.09%) BDD
16 10 (2.81%) Web Design
17 9 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 224 (62.92%) C#
2 164 (46.07%) JavaScript
3 157 (44.10%) SQL
4 113 (31.74%) Java
5 102 (28.65%) C++
6 53 (14.89%) Python
7 44 (12.36%) VB.NET
8 40 (11.24%) PHP
9 32 (8.99%) C
10 25 (7.02%) Ruby
11 24 (6.74%) T-SQL
12 23 (6.46%) VB
13 10 (2.81%) XAML
14 8 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 8 (2.25%) Perl
15 7 (1.97%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.97%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.69%) Scala
16 6 (1.69%) VBA
17 5 (1.40%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 164 (46.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.81%) HNC
2 10 (2.81%) HND
2 10 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.56%) MCAD
3 2 (0.56%) MCSA
3 2 (0.56%) MCSD
3 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 96 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.27%) Oracle
3 8 (2.25%) Adobe
4 5 (1.40%) Telerik
5 4 (1.12%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.12%) Yahoo!
6 3 (0.84%) Charles River
6 3 (0.84%) Google
6 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.56%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Sybase
7 2 (0.56%) Twitter
7 2 (0.56%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.28%) Facebook
8 1 (0.28%) TOWER Software
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