The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Software Developer
UK
Rank 636 782 703
Rank change year-on-year
+146 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 217 136 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 142 129 221
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Junior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 +166 206 £27,500 +10.00% 30
South West +74 68 £25,000 -1.96% 3
South East +73 58 £30,000 +20.00% 7
Bristol +60 56 - - 1
London +69 41 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Hampshire +17 17 £27,500 +7.31% 1
Basingstoke - 13 £27,500 -
Surrey +51 11 £40,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire +28 11 £22,250 -11.00% 2
Reigate - 11 £40,000 -
Berkshire +34 10 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 10 £30,000 +22.44%
Reading +44 9 £35,000 +52.17% 1
West Midlands -7 9 £22,500 - 2
Bournemouth +34 8 £25,000 - 1
Dorset +31 8 £25,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +30 7 £21,000 -32.25% 2
North West -6 7 £21,500 -28.33% 4
Oxfordshire +32 6 £24,662 -26.92% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Worcestershire -10 6 £22,500 +12.50%
East of England +23 5 £23,500 -6.00% 5
Scotland +22 5 £25,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -4 5 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Manchester -16 5 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Amersham - 5 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £23,500 -6.00% 3
Huddersfield - 4 £21,000 -
City of London +15 3 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Southampton +3 3 £26,000 +4.00% 1

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Junior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 229 (56.54%) C#
2 208 (51.36%) .NET
3 200 (49.38%) Computer Science
4 198 (48.89%) SQL
5 156 (38.52%) JavaScript
5 156 (38.52%) OO
6 148 (36.54%) Degree
7 147 (36.30%) Java
8 146 (36.05%) C++
9 138 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
10 133 (32.84%) HTML
11 129 (31.85%) SQL Server
12 122 (30.12%) ASP.NET
13 112 (27.65%) XML
14 111 (27.41%) Software Engineering
15 107 (26.42%) Mathematics
16 104 (25.68%) CSS
17 101 (24.94%) SDLC
18 70 (17.28%) MVC
19 58 (14.32%) Relational Database
20 57 (14.07%) Microsoft
21 54 (13.33%) OOP
22 53 (13.09%) Web Services
23 52 (12.84%) Python
24 51 (12.59%) AngularJS
25 50 (12.35%) jQuery
26 48 (11.85%) TDD
27 44 (10.86%) WCF
27 44 (10.86%) Windows
28 43 (10.62%) Finance

Junior Software Developer 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 10 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.23%) Apache
4 4 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.74%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) nginx
6 2 (0.49%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
7 1 (0.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.23%) Datadog
3 5 (1.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) AMQP
2 2 (0.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 58 (14.32%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.17%) MySQL
4 14 (3.46%) Big Data
4 14 (3.46%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.21%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.48%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (1.23%) GIS
11 4 (0.99%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.74%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.49%) Redis
14 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.70%) Subversion
4 13 (3.21%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.22%) webpack
6 8 (1.98%) ReSharper
7 7 (1.73%) Selenium
7 7 (1.73%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.48%) Maven
9 5 (1.23%) JIRA
9 5 (1.23%) Moq
9 5 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.99%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.99%) Mockito
10 4 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.74%) Gradle
11 3 (0.74%) NUnit
11 3 (0.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (10.62%) Finance
2 24 (5.93%) Games
3 21 (5.19%) Banking
4 19 (4.69%) Automotive
4 19 (4.69%) Retail
5 15 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.46%) Aerospace
6 14 (3.46%) Marketing
7 11 (2.72%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.22%) Advertising
9 5 (1.23%) Front Office
9 5 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.74%) Billing
10 3 (0.74%) Legal
10 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (51.36%) .NET
2 133 (32.84%) HTML
3 122 (30.12%) ASP.NET
4 112 (27.65%) XML
5 104 (25.68%) CSS
6 53 (13.09%) Web Services
7 51 (12.59%) AngularJS
8 50 (12.35%) jQuery
9 44 (10.86%) WCF
10 43 (10.62%) HTML5
11 42 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (9.63%) WPF
13 38 (9.38%) .NET Framework
14 34 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (7.90%) RESTful
16 25 (6.17%) Entity Framework
17 23 (5.68%) CSS3
17 23 (5.68%) SOAP
18 22 (5.43%) WinForms
19 15 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 200 (49.38%) Computer Science
2 107 (26.42%) Mathematics
3 34 (8.40%) Physics
4 28 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.98%) Life Science
6 8 (1.98%) Reinsurance
7 7 (1.73%) Fintech
8 6 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.48%) NHS
9 4 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.99%) Photography
10 3 (0.74%) Social Media
11 2 (0.49%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.49%) PKI
11 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.25%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.86%) Windows
2 26 (6.42%) Linux
3 25 (6.17%) Android
4 18 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (38.52%) OO
2 138 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (27.41%) Software Engineering
4 101 (24.94%) SDLC
5 70 (17.28%) MVC
6 54 (13.33%) OOP
7 48 (11.85%) TDD
8 34 (8.40%) Scrum
9 31 (7.65%) Web Development
10 23 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (5.68%) Open Source
11 21 (5.19%) BDD
12 14 (3.46%) Analytics
12 14 (3.46%) OOD
13 13 (3.21%) DevOps
14 12 (2.96%) Automation Testing
15 11 (2.72%) UML
16 10 (2.47%) E-Commerce
16 10 (2.47%) Information Governance
16 10 (2.47%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 229 (56.54%) C#
2 198 (48.89%) SQL
3 156 (38.52%) JavaScript
4 147 (36.30%) Java
5 146 (36.05%) C++
6 52 (12.84%) Python
7 30 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 27 (6.67%) C
9 20 (4.94%) VB.NET
10 16 (3.95%) PHP
11 13 (3.21%) Ruby
12 11 (2.72%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.47%) Perl
14 6 (1.48%) Delphi
14 6 (1.48%) MUMPS
14 6 (1.48%) VB
15 5 (1.23%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.23%) SOQL
16 4 (0.99%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 148 (36.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.74%) HND
5 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.43%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (2.72%) Docker
2 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 57 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.74%) VMware
5 2 (0.49%) Facebook
5 2 (0.49%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.25%) IBM
6 1 (0.25%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.25%) Progress
6 1 (0.25%) Twitter
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ross-on-wye, Herefordshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Salary: Up to £35,000.
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Amazing Bens & company
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 19 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling, Kent
SearchFlow
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago