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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 739 765 741
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 153 181 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 170 146
Average salary £26,250 £24,730 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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
(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 +28 152 £26,000 +4.00% 19
South East -15 43 £26,750 +9.36% 2
London +40 38 £30,000 +13.20% 4
North West +4 15 £26,000 +15.55% 4
Yorkshire +1 15 £22,500 - 2
City of London +59 14 £35,000 +27.27% 1
East of England +13 13 £25,000 -5.66% 1
South West -18 12 £30,000 - 3
Surrey +13 10 £30,000 +20.00%
Guildford +13 10 £30,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +3 10 £23,750 +5.55% 2
Kent +13 8 £28,000 +16.76%
West Yorkshire +10 8 £27,500 +22.22%
Cheshire -2 8 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Leeds +18 7 £30,000 +33.33%
Warrington +14 7 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Suffolk +8 7 £25,000 +16.27%
Hampshire -6 7 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Brighton +1 6 £26,000 +13.04%
Ipswich -5 6 £25,000 +16.27%
East Sussex -6 6 £26,000 +13.04%
East Midlands +18 5 £22,500 +2.27% 1
Somerset +13 5 £30,000 +5.26% 2
North Yorkshire +10 5 £21,000 -6.66% 2
Birmingham -5 5 £25,000 +12.35% 1
Staffordshire +13 4 £22,500 -
Bristol -3 4 £32,000 +23.07% 1
Cowes - 4 £21,000 -
Harrogate - 4 £21,000 -
Isle of Wight - 4 £21,000 -

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 275 (77.68%) C#
2 225 (63.56%) .NET
3 167 (47.18%) HTML
4 164 (46.33%) Degree
5 158 (44.63%) JavaScript
6 155 (43.79%) SQL Server
7 154 (43.50%) ASP.NET
8 129 (36.44%) SQL
9 126 (35.59%) OO
10 120 (33.90%) Computer Science
11 118 (33.33%) CSS
12 116 (32.77%) Java
13 111 (31.36%) MVC
13 111 (31.36%) Software Engineering
14 101 (28.53%) Microsoft
15 86 (24.29%) C++
16 68 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (14.97%) HTML5
18 52 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (14.69%) jQuery
18 52 (14.69%) XML
19 51 (14.41%) Visual Studio
20 50 (14.12%) VB.NET
20 50 (14.12%) Mathematics
21 47 (13.28%) Ajax
21 47 (13.28%) Finance
22 46 (12.99%) MS Excel
22 46 (12.99%) Web Development
23 45 (12.71%) Windows
24 40 (11.30%) OOP

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (5.08%) IIS
2 5 (1.41%) JBoss
2 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.85%) Apache
3 3 (0.85%) Node.js
4 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.56%) nginx
4 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.56%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) DNN
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.85%) MS Office
2 3 (0.85%) Mingle
3 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.56%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.28%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.28%) HFM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.67%) SaaS
2 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) GitHub
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.13%) SNMP
2 3 (0.85%) Broadband
2 3 (0.85%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) DHCP
3 2 (0.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (43.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.93%) MySQL
2 21 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.54%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.41%) Firebird
9 3 (0.85%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.85%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.56%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.28%) MS Access
11 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (14.41%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.26%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.41%) NUnit
5 5 (1.41%) ReSharper
5 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.13%) Maven
6 4 (1.13%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.85%) MSTest
7 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.56%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.56%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.56%) JIRA
8 2 (0.56%) Ant
8 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.56%) Hudson
8 2 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.56%) Behat
General
1 47 (13.28%) Finance
2 21 (5.93%) Aerospace
3 19 (5.37%) Automotive
4 16 (4.52%) Banking
4 16 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.95%) Retail
6 7 (1.98%) Electronics
7 4 (1.13%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.85%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (63.56%) .NET
2 167 (47.18%) HTML
3 154 (43.50%) ASP.NET
4 118 (33.33%) CSS
5 53 (14.97%) HTML5
6 52 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (14.69%) jQuery
6 52 (14.69%) XML
7 47 (13.28%) Ajax
8 40 (11.30%) Web Services
9 28 (7.91%) WCF
10 27 (7.63%) .NET Framework
11 24 (6.78%) WPF
12 21 (5.93%) JSON
13 20 (5.65%) CSS3
14 16 (4.52%) Entity Framework
15 13 (3.67%) Razor View Engine
16 12 (3.39%) RESTful
17 10 (2.82%) SOAP
18 9 (2.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 120 (33.90%) Computer Science
2 50 (14.12%) Mathematics
3 30 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (7.34%) Physics
5 13 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.41%) User Experience
8 5 (1.41%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.85%) BBC
10 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.56%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 1 (0.28%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.28%) MPEG
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) DTV
11 1 (0.28%) Life Science
11 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.71%) Windows
2 30 (8.47%) Linux
3 12 (3.39%) UNIX
4 4 (1.13%) Android
4 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (35.59%) OO
2 111 (31.36%) MVC
2 111 (31.36%) Software Engineering
3 68 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (12.99%) Web Development
5 40 (11.30%) OOP
6 28 (7.91%) Scrum
7 24 (6.78%) OOD
8 18 (5.08%) SDLC
9 15 (4.24%) TDD
9 15 (4.24%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (3.95%) Product Management
10 14 (3.95%) Benchmarking
11 10 (2.82%) DevOps
12 9 (2.54%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (2.26%) Identity Management
13 8 (2.26%) Mobile Development
14 7 (1.98%) Web Application Development
14 7 (1.98%) Unit Testing
14 7 (1.98%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 275 (77.68%) C#
2 158 (44.63%) JavaScript
3 129 (36.44%) SQL
4 116 (32.77%) Java
5 86 (24.29%) C++
6 50 (14.12%) VB.NET
7 40 (11.30%) PHP
8 28 (7.91%) T-SQL
9 18 (5.08%) Python
10 13 (3.67%) VB
11 11 (3.11%) C
12 10 (2.82%) VB6
13 7 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.69%) VBA
14 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.85%) Perl
15 3 (0.85%) PHP5
16 2 (0.56%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (0.56%) Ruby
16 2 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 164 (46.33%) Degree
2 12 (3.39%) PhD
3 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.19%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) vSphere
1 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 101 (28.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.54%) Oracle
2 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (1.41%) BT
4 2 (0.56%) VMware
4 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds
4 2 (0.56%) AppDynamics
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe
4 2 (0.56%) Macromedia
5 1 (0.28%) Apple
5 1 (0.28%) Sony
5 1 (0.28%) Sybase
5 1 (0.28%) SAP
5 1 (0.28%) Google
5 1 (0.28%) Advent
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Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £22000 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and training allow
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Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
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Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
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