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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 681 719 724
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 202 173 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 183 162 134
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015 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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 +26 198 £25,500 +2.00% 26
South East -10 82 £24,000 +4.34% 6
London +35 38 £30,000 -4.76% 6
Yorkshire +13 27 £21,000 -6.66% 2
Hampshire -1 18 £27,500 +22.22%
West Midlands - 17 £21,500 - 4
Berkshire -6 16 £22,000 -6.38%
Oxfordshire - 16 £23,250 -
East of England +4 12 £27,000 -3.57% 2
East Sussex -21 11 £25,500 +10.86% 1
Brighton -23 11 £25,500 +10.86%
West Sussex - 10 £27,500 - 1
Surrey -26 9 £30,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +29 8 £20,750 -17.00% 1
North Yorkshire +16 8 £21,000 -2.32% 1
City of London +8 8 £30,000 -47.82% 2
Wallingford - 8 £24,000 -
Oxford - 8 £22,500 -
Harrogate - 8 £21,000 -
Worcestershire - 8 £19,000 - 1
Guildford +4 7 £31,250 +4.16% 1
South West -41 7 £25,000 -12.28% 3
Hertfordshire -2 6 £27,750 +11.00%
Manchester -12 6 £23,500 +17.50% 1
North West -20 6 £23,500 +17.50% 1
Birmingham - 6 £26,500 -
Bromsgrove - 6 £19,000 -
Bristol -10 5 £28,500 - 1
Windsor - 5 £27,500 -
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £20,000 -11.11% 1

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 316 (78.02%) C#
2 257 (63.46%) .NET
3 194 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 190 (46.91%) HTML
5 181 (44.69%) Degree
6 171 (42.22%) ASP.NET
7 166 (40.99%) SQL Server
8 162 (40.00%) SQL
9 131 (32.35%) CSS
10 129 (31.85%) Java
11 123 (30.37%) Software Engineering
12 120 (29.63%) Microsoft
13 116 (28.64%) Computer Science
14 115 (28.40%) OO
15 105 (25.93%) MVC
16 100 (24.69%) C++
17 66 (16.30%) HTML5
18 65 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (15.80%) Web Services
20 62 (15.31%) XML
21 60 (14.81%) Web Development
22 57 (14.07%) Windows
22 57 (14.07%) Visual Studio
22 57 (14.07%) MS Excel
23 55 (13.58%) jQuery
24 53 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC
25 52 (12.84%) .NET Framework
26 41 (10.12%) Ajax
26 41 (10.12%) Finance
26 41 (10.12%) VB.NET

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.96%) IIS
3 7 (1.73%) Node.js
4 6 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.23%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.74%) JBoss
7 2 (0.49%) Apache
7 2 (0.49%) Drupal
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) DNN
Applications
1 57 (14.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.22%) Mingle
3 6 (1.48%) MS Office
4 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.49%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) HFM
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.94%) SaaS
2 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.23%) GitHub
4 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.23%) SNMP
2 4 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.74%) FTP
4 2 (0.49%) DHCP
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) Firewall
4 2 (0.49%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (40.99%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.90%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.95%) MySQL
5 9 (2.22%) RavenDB
5 9 (2.22%) Neo4j
6 8 (1.98%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.73%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.48%) MS Access
9 5 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 57 (14.07%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.21%) NUnit
2 13 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (2.22%) MSTest
4 9 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.22%) JUnit
5 8 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.48%) Maven
6 6 (1.48%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.48%) Hudson
7 5 (1.23%) Subversion
8 4 (0.99%) Selenium
8 4 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.49%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.49%) Behat
10 2 (0.49%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
General
1 41 (10.12%) Finance
2 25 (6.17%) Banking
3 24 (5.93%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.68%) Retail
5 16 (3.95%) Aerospace
5 16 (3.95%) Automotive
6 7 (1.73%) Back Office
6 7 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.99%) Front Office
8 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.74%) Marketing
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (63.46%) .NET
2 190 (46.91%) HTML
3 171 (42.22%) ASP.NET
4 131 (32.35%) CSS
5 66 (16.30%) HTML5
6 64 (15.80%) Web Services
7 62 (15.31%) XML
8 55 (13.58%) jQuery
9 53 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (12.84%) .NET Framework
11 41 (10.12%) Ajax
12 36 (8.89%) WCF
13 35 (8.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 33 (8.15%) WPF
15 25 (6.17%) WinForms
16 22 (5.43%) JSON
17 21 (5.19%) RESTful
18 19 (4.69%) CSS3
19 16 (3.95%) Razor View Engine
20 12 (2.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 116 (28.64%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.14%) Mathematics
3 26 (6.42%) Physics
4 21 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.70%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.98%) Equities
8 7 (1.73%) Open Source
9 5 (1.23%) User Experience
10 4 (0.99%) CUDA
10 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.74%) BBC
11 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.74%) Life Science
11 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.49%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.49%) Kindle
12 2 (0.49%) Motion Graphics
12 2 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.07%) Windows
2 29 (7.16%) Linux
3 6 (1.48%) Android
3 6 (1.48%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.48%) UNIX
4 5 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (30.37%) Software Engineering
2 115 (28.40%) OO
3 105 (25.93%) MVC
4 65 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (14.81%) Web Development
6 41 (10.12%) OOP
7 31 (7.65%) Scrum
8 21 (5.19%) Unit Testing
9 20 (4.94%) TDD
10 17 (4.20%) UML
10 17 (4.20%) BDD
10 17 (4.20%) Performance Analysis
11 14 (3.46%) Product Management
11 14 (3.46%) OOD
11 14 (3.46%) Benchmarking
12 11 (2.72%) Identity Management
13 10 (2.47%) Software Architecture
13 10 (2.47%) DevOps
14 9 (2.22%) CQRS
15 8 (1.98%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 316 (78.02%) C#
2 194 (47.90%) JavaScript
3 162 (40.00%) SQL
4 129 (31.85%) Java
5 100 (24.69%) C++
6 41 (10.12%) VB.NET
7 37 (9.14%) PHP
8 27 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.43%) C
10 18 (4.44%) Python
11 12 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.72%) VB
12 11 (2.72%) VBA
13 7 (1.73%) Perl
14 6 (1.48%) VB6
15 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.74%) COBOL
17 3 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 181 (44.69%) Degree
2 15 (3.70%) PhD
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.74%) VCP4
5 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.17%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) vSphere
1 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 120 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (1.98%) Oracle
4 5 (1.23%) BT
5 3 (0.74%) Kofax
6 2 (0.49%) VMware
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe
6 2 (0.49%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.25%) Sun
7 1 (0.25%) Apple
7 1 (0.25%) SAP
7 1 (0.25%) Sony
7 1 (0.25%) Pega
7 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.25%) Facebook
7 1 (0.25%) AppDynamics
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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