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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Developer
Rank 686 705 731
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 196 174 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 179 162 153
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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
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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 +26 194 £25,000 +2.04% 13
South East +6 68 £24,000 +6.66% 5
London +19 52 £30,625 +2.08% 1
Yorkshire -5 22 £21,500 -4.44% 2
Berkshire +16 19 £22,000 - 1
Hampshire -15 17 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +16 16 £22,500 -18.18% 1
East Midlands +27 14 £20,000 -14.89% 1
East of England -15 14 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Nottinghamshire +24 12 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Nottingham +23 12 £20,000 -11.11% 1
North West -8 11 £23,000 +6.97% 2
Oxford +17 10 £22,500 -18.18%
Hertfordshire - 9 £25,500 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £20,750 -
Manchester -11 8 £23,500 +9.30% 2
South West -49 7 £28,500 +11.76% 1
Sheffield - 7 £20,750 -
Wallingford - 6 £24,000 - 1
Surrey -13 5 £30,250 +21.00%
East Sussex - 5 £25,500 -
Basingstoke - 5 £29,000 -
Brighton - 5 £25,500 -
Chessington - 5 £22,500 -
Southampton +4 4 £26,750 +18.88%
West Yorkshire -4 4 - -
Bristol -14 4 £29,375 +33.52%
West Sussex - 4 £23,250 - 2
North Yorkshire +9 3 £21,000 -6.66% 2
Fareham -9 3 £23,000 -4.16% 1

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 307 (74.70%) C#
2 271 (65.94%) .NET
3 194 (47.20%) JavaScript
4 191 (46.47%) SQL
5 179 (43.55%) HTML
5 179 (43.55%) SQL Server
6 177 (43.07%) ASP.NET
7 160 (38.93%) Degree
8 121 (29.44%) CSS
9 119 (28.95%) Java
10 114 (27.74%) Software Engineering
11 110 (26.76%) Computer Science
12 100 (24.33%) C++
13 98 (23.84%) Microsoft
14 89 (21.65%) OO
14 89 (21.65%) MVC
15 74 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (16.30%) XML
17 58 (14.11%) Web Services
17 58 (14.11%) .NET Framework
18 55 (13.38%) jQuery
19 53 (12.90%) HTML5
20 51 (12.41%) VB.NET
21 49 (11.92%) Finance
22 45 (10.95%) Visual Studio
23 44 (10.71%) MS Excel
24 43 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC
25 42 (10.22%) Web Development
26 41 (9.98%) Windows
26 41 (9.98%) Ajax

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.92%) Apache Solr
2 12 (2.92%) Node.js
3 11 (2.68%) IIS
4 5 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.22%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.24%) Mule
6 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.46%) Mingle
2 6 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.38%) SaaS
2 11 (2.68%) GitHub
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.46%) FTP
2 5 (1.22%) SNMP
2 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.97%) Firewall
4 3 (0.73%) SMTP
4 3 (0.73%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.03%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.62%) MySQL
5 12 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.70%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.46%) RavenDB
8 6 (1.46%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.22%) MS Access
9 5 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.97%) Big Data
11 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.24%) Informix
12 1 (0.24%) DB2
12 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (10.95%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.11%) JUnit
3 17 (4.14%) Subversion
4 13 (3.16%) Maven
5 11 (2.68%) Selenium
5 11 (2.68%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.68%) Hudson
6 9 (2.19%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.95%) NUnit
7 8 (1.95%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.46%) MSTest
8 6 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.73%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.73%) JIRA
10 1 (0.24%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.24%) GDB
10 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.24%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (11.92%) Finance
2 33 (8.03%) Banking
3 27 (6.57%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.65%) Automotive
5 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.16%) Retail
7 12 (2.92%) Aerospace
8 11 (2.68%) Front Office
9 9 (2.19%) Marketing
10 7 (1.70%) Games
11 5 (1.22%) Back Office
12 2 (0.49%) Law
12 2 (0.49%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (65.94%) .NET
2 179 (43.55%) HTML
3 177 (43.07%) ASP.NET
4 121 (29.44%) CSS
5 67 (16.30%) XML
6 58 (14.11%) Web Services
6 58 (14.11%) .NET Framework
7 55 (13.38%) jQuery
8 53 (12.90%) HTML5
9 43 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (9.98%) Ajax
11 37 (9.00%) WCF
12 35 (8.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 32 (7.79%) WPF
14 29 (7.06%) WinForms
15 28 (6.81%) RESTful
16 20 (4.87%) JSON
17 16 (3.89%) CSS3
17 16 (3.89%) Spring
17 16 (3.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (26.76%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.06%) Mathematics
3 22 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.38%) Physics
6 14 (3.41%) Equities
6 14 (3.41%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.92%) Open Source
8 11 (2.68%) Derivative
8 11 (2.68%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (2.19%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.70%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.22%) User Experience
13 4 (0.97%) CUDA
13 4 (0.97%) Kindle
13 4 (0.97%) Social Network
13 4 (0.97%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.98%) Windows
2 33 (8.03%) Linux
3 8 (1.95%) Android
3 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.22%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.73%) UNIX
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (27.74%) Software Engineering
2 89 (21.65%) OO
2 89 (21.65%) MVC
3 74 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (10.22%) Web Development
5 32 (7.79%) OOP
6 28 (6.81%) TDD
7 25 (6.08%) Scrum
8 23 (5.60%) Unit Testing
9 18 (4.38%) BDD
10 17 (4.14%) UML
11 12 (2.92%) Automated Testing
12 10 (2.43%) Pair Programming
12 10 (2.43%) Software Architecture
13 9 (2.19%) SOA
14 8 (1.95%) OOD
14 8 (1.95%) MVVM
14 8 (1.95%) Performance Analysis
15 7 (1.70%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (1.46%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 307 (74.70%) C#
2 194 (47.20%) JavaScript
3 191 (46.47%) SQL
4 119 (28.95%) Java
5 100 (24.33%) C++
6 51 (12.41%) VB.NET
7 33 (8.03%) C
8 20 (4.87%) PHP
9 16 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.89%) Python
10 10 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.95%) VB
12 7 (1.70%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.70%) COBOL
12 7 (1.70%) VBA
13 6 (1.46%) Perl
13 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.22%) VB6
15 4 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 160 (38.93%) Degree
2 13 (3.16%) PhD
3 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.24%) MCSD
5 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.87%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.62%) Oracle
3 7 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.73%) Kofax
5 2 (0.49%) SAP
5 2 (0.49%) Facebook
6 1 (0.24%) Twitter
6 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.24%) IBM
6 1 (0.24%) Google
6 1 (0.24%) Pega
6 1 (0.24%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.24%) Sun
6 1 (0.24%) Citrix
6 1 (0.24%) Apple
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Billericay
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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West Sussex
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
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