The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Developer
Rank 670 703 779
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 212 167 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 194 162 116
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% -2.04%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -13 205 £25,000 - 16
South East +21 87 £23,750 -1.04% 4
London -41 35 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire -11 26 £22,500 -5.26% 2
Surrey 0 24 £30,000 +30.43% 1
West Yorkshire -30 19 £21,750 -5.43% 1
Hampshire -4 18 £24,500 +2.08% 2
North West +7 17 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Oxfordshire - 17 £21,500 -
South West -19 14 £30,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +6 13 £21,000 -23.63%
Leeds -25 13 £21,750 -1.13% 1
Cheshire +5 11 £22,500 +9.75%
Brighton -21 11 £23,000 -4.16%
East Sussex -24 11 £23,000 -4.16%
Otley - 11 - -
East of England -17 10 £25,000 - 2
Guildford +16 8 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Fareham -18 8 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £24,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +8 7 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Cambridge +3 7 £24,000 -11.11% 2
North Yorkshire -9 6 £23,750 -23.38%
Oxford - 6 £22,500 -
Birmingham +16 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Manchester +2 5 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 5 £22,500 -
Tyne and Wear +2 5 £22,500 -
North East 0 5 £22,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -5 5 £25,000 +11.11%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 266 (69.63%) C#
1 266 (69.63%) .NET
2 234 (61.26%) SQL
3 181 (47.38%) ASP.NET
4 163 (42.67%) Degree
5 158 (41.36%) HTML
6 150 (39.27%) JavaScript
7 146 (38.22%) SQL Server
8 129 (33.77%) CSS
9 126 (32.98%) Computer Science
10 118 (30.89%) C++
11 116 (30.37%) Software Engineering
12 112 (29.32%) OO
13 100 (26.18%) Microsoft
14 91 (23.82%) Java
15 82 (21.47%) Finance
16 80 (20.94%) MVC
17 71 (18.59%) .NET Framework
18 68 (17.80%) VB.NET
19 65 (17.02%) jQuery
20 59 (15.45%) WCF
21 55 (14.40%) WinForms
22 53 (13.87%) Windows
23 49 (12.83%) XML
24 47 (12.30%) MS Excel
24 47 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
25 46 (12.04%) TDD
26 41 (10.73%) WPF
27 37 (9.69%) C
27 37 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (2.36%) SharePoint
1 9 (2.36%) IIS
2 8 (2.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.57%) Node.js
4 5 (1.31%) SAS
4 5 (1.31%) Apache
5 4 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.05%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.79%) Mule
7 1 (0.26%) Kentico
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
7 1 (0.26%) Documentum
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) FileNet
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 47 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) GitHub
1 4 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) SMTP
1 4 (1.05%) FTP
2 3 (0.79%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (38.22%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (8.64%) MySQL
4 22 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (4.97%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.79%) DB2
12 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.26%) BigTable
13 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (5.76%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.45%) JUnit
3 12 (3.14%) Subversion
4 11 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.36%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.36%) Maven
6 6 (1.57%) JIRA
6 6 (1.57%) CruiseControl
7 5 (1.31%) Selenium
7 5 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.05%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.05%) Hudson
8 4 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.79%) NUnit
10 2 (0.52%) Xcode
10 2 (0.52%) Ant
10 2 (0.52%) jMock
10 2 (0.52%) GDB
10 2 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 82 (21.47%) Finance
2 24 (6.28%) Front Office
3 22 (5.76%) Games
4 20 (5.24%) Banking
5 19 (4.97%) Marketing
6 15 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.57%) Legal
7 6 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.31%) Law
9 4 (1.05%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (69.63%) .NET
2 181 (47.38%) ASP.NET
3 158 (41.36%) HTML
4 129 (33.77%) CSS
5 71 (18.59%) .NET Framework
6 65 (17.02%) jQuery
7 59 (15.45%) WCF
8 55 (14.40%) WinForms
9 49 (12.83%) XML
10 41 (10.73%) WPF
11 37 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (7.33%) Ajax
13 27 (7.07%) Web Services
13 27 (7.07%) HTML5
14 19 (4.97%) LINQ
15 15 (3.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (3.66%) Spring
16 14 (3.66%) CSS3
17 11 (2.88%) SOAP
17 11 (2.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 126 (32.98%) Computer Science
2 30 (7.85%) Derivative
2 30 (7.85%) Mathematics
3 24 (6.28%) Equity Derivative
4 23 (6.02%) Equities
5 18 (4.71%) Physics
6 17 (4.45%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.14%) Fixed Income
7 12 (3.14%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.36%) Open Source
8 9 (2.36%) Firmware
9 8 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.09%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 4 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.79%) Social Media
12 3 (0.79%) iPad
12 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.87%) Windows
2 36 (9.42%) Linux
3 21 (5.50%) Android
4 15 (3.93%) UNIX
5 12 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.31%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.26%) Debian
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (30.37%) Software Engineering
2 112 (29.32%) OO
3 80 (20.94%) MVC
4 47 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (12.04%) TDD
6 22 (5.76%) Scrum
7 20 (5.24%) Web Development
8 19 (4.97%) OOP
9 18 (4.71%) Unit Testing
10 13 (3.40%) Game Development
10 13 (3.40%) UML
11 12 (3.14%) Pair Programming
12 11 (2.88%) Financial Modelling
12 11 (2.88%) Workflow
13 10 (2.62%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (2.36%) Android Development
14 9 (2.36%) Time Management
15 8 (2.09%) Embedded Software Development
16 7 (1.83%) Project Management
17 6 (1.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 266 (69.63%) C#
2 234 (61.26%) SQL
3 150 (39.27%) JavaScript
4 118 (30.89%) C++
5 91 (23.82%) Java
6 68 (17.80%) VB.NET
7 37 (9.69%) C
8 33 (8.64%) T-SQL
9 28 (7.33%) Python
10 27 (7.07%) VBA
11 18 (4.71%) VB
12 15 (3.93%) PHP
13 14 (3.66%) Perl
14 11 (2.88%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.57%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.57%) XAML
17 5 (1.31%) XPath
17 5 (1.31%) Prolog
17 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 163 (42.67%) Degree
2 14 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) MCSD
4 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.83%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 100 (26.18%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.16%) Oracle
3 8 (2.09%) IBM
4 6 (1.57%) Sencha
5 5 (1.31%) SAP
5 5 (1.31%) Metastorm
6 4 (1.05%) HP
6 4 (1.05%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.52%) VMware
7 2 (0.52%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter
8 1 (0.26%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.26%) Citrix
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Sage
8 1 (0.26%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.26%) Kofax
8 1 (0.26%) Telerik
8 1 (0.26%) Google
North East
Catalyst
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Healthcare, Dental, 20days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health Care + Pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambrideshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago