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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Developer
Rank 687 719 777
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 216 158 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 195 151 120
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+5.49% -5.20%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +37 209 £25,000 +4.16% 14
South East +23 83 £26,000 +13.04% 5
London -40 38 £36,250 +20.83% 2
North West -4 26 £22,500 +4.65% 3
Yorkshire -19 24 £22,500 -2.17% 3
Surrey +8 23 £26,000 +6.12% 1
Hampshire -8 17 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Cheshire +3 16 £22,500 -7.21% 2
South West -28 12 £23,000 +4.54%
West Yorkshire -30 12 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Crawley - 11 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 11 £40,000 -
East of England -26 10 £23,500 -7.84%
Guildford +18 9 £26,000 -0.95%
Oxfordshire +14 9 £22,500 -27.41% 1
Berkshire +8 9 £27,500 +23.59% 1
Manchester +3 9 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Leeds -24 9 £21,000 -8.69%
East Sussex -22 8 £23,000 -4.16%
Brighton -23 8 £23,000 -4.16%
Oxford - 8 £22,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 7 £22,500 -25.00% 1
North Yorkshire -12 7 £22,500 -27.41% 1
Hertfordshire -4 6 £23,500 +9.30%
Fareham -11 6 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Gloucestershire -4 5 £25,000 +14.94%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £28,500 -
Macclesfield - 5 £21,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £28,500 -
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £28,000 +12.00%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 289 (69.30%) .NET
2 288 (69.06%) C#
3 232 (55.64%) SQL
4 194 (46.52%) ASP.NET
5 183 (43.88%) JavaScript
6 171 (41.01%) SQL Server
7 166 (39.81%) HTML
8 165 (39.57%) Degree
9 147 (35.25%) Computer Science
10 133 (31.89%) CSS
11 121 (29.02%) Software Engineering
12 117 (28.06%) C++
13 111 (26.62%) Java
14 106 (25.42%) OO
15 99 (23.74%) Microsoft
15 99 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (23.02%) MVC
17 77 (18.47%) .NET Framework
18 72 (17.27%) Finance
19 70 (16.79%) VB.NET
20 69 (16.55%) jQuery
21 66 (15.83%) XML
22 52 (12.47%) TDD
23 48 (11.51%) WCF
24 47 (11.27%) MS Excel
25 46 (11.03%) Windows
26 44 (10.55%) Web Services
27 43 (10.31%) C
28 41 (9.83%) Oracle
29 40 (9.59%) Linux

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.12%) Node.js
3 11 (2.64%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.64%) IIS
4 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.20%) Apache
6 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.72%) Mule
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.24%) Kentico
8 1 (0.24%) Documentum
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) FileNet
8 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.12%) MS Office
3 4 (0.96%) MS Project
3 4 (0.96%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.64%) GitHub
2 10 (2.40%) SaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.20%) Internet
2 4 (0.96%) SMTP
2 4 (0.96%) FTP
2 4 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (41.01%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.87%) MySQL
4 27 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.96%) RavenDB
11 4 (0.96%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.96%) Big Data
12 3 (0.72%) DB2
13 2 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.24%) JUnit
3 22 (5.28%) Subversion
4 17 (4.08%) Maven
5 15 (3.60%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.88%) Selenium
7 11 (2.64%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.64%) Hudson
8 10 (2.40%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.68%) NUnit
10 6 (1.44%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.44%) JIRA
11 5 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.96%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.96%) MSTest
12 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.72%) Ant
14 2 (0.48%) Gradle
General
1 72 (17.27%) Finance
2 28 (6.71%) Front Office
3 24 (5.76%) Banking
4 22 (5.28%) Games
5 19 (4.56%) Telecoms
6 17 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 13 (3.12%) Marketing
8 6 (1.44%) Automotive
9 5 (1.20%) Legal
10 4 (0.96%) Retail
10 4 (0.96%) Law
11 3 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (69.30%) .NET
2 194 (46.52%) ASP.NET
3 166 (39.81%) HTML
4 133 (31.89%) CSS
5 77 (18.47%) .NET Framework
6 69 (16.55%) jQuery
7 66 (15.83%) XML
8 48 (11.51%) WCF
9 44 (10.55%) Web Services
10 40 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (9.35%) WinForms
12 36 (8.63%) Ajax
13 33 (7.91%) WPF
14 31 (7.43%) HTML5
15 26 (6.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (6.00%) RESTful
17 20 (4.80%) LINQ
17 20 (4.80%) Spring
18 18 (4.32%) SOAP
18 18 (4.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 147 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.91%) Derivative
3 29 (6.95%) Mathematics
4 28 (6.71%) Equity Derivative
5 27 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (6.24%) Equities
7 25 (6.00%) Mobile App
8 16 (3.84%) Open Source
8 16 (3.84%) Fixed Income
9 13 (3.12%) Physics
10 12 (2.88%) Hedge funds
11 11 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (2.16%) Firmware
13 8 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.68%) Digital Media
15 5 (1.20%) Social Network
15 5 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
16 4 (0.96%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.03%) Windows
2 40 (9.59%) Linux
3 12 (2.88%) Android
4 9 (2.16%) UNIX
5 7 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (29.02%) Software Engineering
2 106 (25.42%) OO
3 99 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (23.02%) MVC
5 52 (12.47%) TDD
6 30 (7.19%) Scrum
7 26 (6.24%) Unit Testing
8 25 (6.00%) Web Development
9 22 (5.28%) OOP
10 19 (4.56%) UML
11 18 (4.32%) Pair Programming
12 15 (3.60%) BDD
13 13 (3.12%) Game Development
14 12 (2.88%) Automated Testing
15 11 (2.64%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (2.16%) MVVM
16 9 (2.16%) Workflow
17 8 (1.92%) CRM
17 8 (1.92%) Embedded Software Development
18 7 (1.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 288 (69.06%) C#
2 232 (55.64%) SQL
3 183 (43.88%) JavaScript
4 117 (28.06%) C++
5 111 (26.62%) Java
6 70 (16.79%) VB.NET
7 43 (10.31%) C
8 32 (7.67%) T-SQL
9 29 (6.95%) Python
10 19 (4.56%) PHP
10 19 (4.56%) VBA
11 18 (4.32%) VB
12 16 (3.84%) PL/SQL
13 14 (3.36%) Perl
14 8 (1.92%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.92%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.44%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.96%) F#
16 4 (0.96%) Ruby
16 4 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 165 (39.57%) Degree
2 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.72%) PhD
3 3 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) MCSD
4 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.88%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.83%) Oracle
3 8 (1.92%) IBM
4 6 (1.44%) SAP
5 4 (0.96%) TIBCO
5 4 (0.96%) HP
5 4 (0.96%) Metastorm
6 2 (0.48%) Facebook
6 2 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Kofax
7 1 (0.24%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.24%) Telerik
7 1 (0.24%) Google
7 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.24%) Sencha
7 1 (0.24%) Citrix
7 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.24%) Sage
7 1 (0.24%) InterSystems
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
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Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 14 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
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