The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Software Developer
Rank 642 779 747
Rank change year-on-year
+137 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 223 190 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 179 223
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Junior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 206 £27,500 +10.00% 25
South East +76 72 £27,500 +14.58% 7
South West +55 52 £25,000 - 6
London +72 47 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Bristol +54 40 £22,000 -12.00% 3
Berkshire +59 21 £32,500 +13.04%
Hampshire +18 20 £27,500 +41.02% 3
Basingstoke - 16 £27,500 - 1
Reading +46 14 £34,000 +47.82%
Yorkshire +25 14 £21,000 -6.66% 1
Surrey +11 13 £40,000 +60.00%
West Yorkshire +30 10 £21,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -38 9 £21,000 -6.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +19 8 £29,905 +24.60% 1
Oxfordshire +32 7 £24,831 -3.56% 2
Reigate - 7 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 7 £21,000 -
City of London +29 6 £31,500 -10.00%
Bournemouth +28 6 £25,000 - 2
Dorset +23 6 £25,000 - 2
Scotland +35 5 £25,000 - 2
Wiltshire +23 5 £19,000 -19.14% 1
Guildford +21 5 £40,000 +70.21%
Coventry +4 5 £21,000 -26.31%
North West -18 5 £22,500 +4.65% 2
Swindon +20 4 £19,000 -19.14% 1
Milton Keynes +16 4 £29,905 +24.60%
Southampton +11 4 £26,000 +4.00% 1
East Midlands +4 4 £22,750 -12.50% 1
Oxford +26 3 £31,250 +25.00%

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Junior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 223 (58.38%) C#
2 211 (55.24%) .NET
3 178 (46.60%) SQL
4 171 (44.76%) JavaScript
5 162 (42.41%) Computer Science
6 147 (38.48%) Degree
7 142 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (37.17%) HTML
8 136 (35.60%) SQL Server
9 125 (32.72%) OO
10 124 (32.46%) ASP.NET
11 118 (30.89%) Java
12 113 (29.58%) Software Engineering
13 109 (28.53%) CSS
14 104 (27.23%) C++
15 85 (22.25%) XML
16 81 (21.20%) Mathematics
17 75 (19.63%) MVC
18 66 (17.28%) SDLC
19 64 (16.75%) Microsoft
20 60 (15.71%) OOP
21 57 (14.92%) TDD
21 57 (14.92%) jQuery
22 55 (14.40%) Web Services
22 55 (14.40%) Finance
23 53 (13.87%) WCF
23 53 (13.87%) Relational Database
24 49 (12.83%) Python
25 48 (12.57%) AngularJS
26 47 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.05%) IIS
4 3 (0.79%) Apache
4 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
4 3 (0.79%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.79%) nginx
5 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.52%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.05%) GitHub
4 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) AMQP
2 2 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) RFID
3 1 (0.26%) SNMP
3 1 (0.26%) VPN
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (35.60%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.87%) Relational Database
3 27 (7.07%) MySQL
4 15 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.36%) Big Data
8 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.57%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.31%) GIS
12 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.52%) Redis
15 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.50%) Subversion
3 18 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.66%) webpack
5 13 (3.40%) Maven
6 9 (2.36%) Selenium
6 9 (2.36%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.57%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.57%) Moq
7 6 (1.57%) Trac
8 5 (1.31%) JIRA
8 5 (1.31%) Mockito
9 4 (1.05%) Gradle
9 4 (1.05%) Grunt
9 4 (1.05%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.79%) gulp
General
1 55 (14.40%) Finance
2 23 (6.02%) Games
3 18 (4.71%) Banking
3 18 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.45%) Marketing
5 15 (3.93%) Automotive
5 15 (3.93%) Retail
6 14 (3.66%) Aerospace
7 12 (3.14%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.09%) Advertising
9 4 (1.05%) Front Office
9 4 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.79%) Law
10 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (55.24%) .NET
2 142 (37.17%) HTML
3 124 (32.46%) ASP.NET
4 109 (28.53%) CSS
5 85 (22.25%) XML
6 57 (14.92%) jQuery
7 55 (14.40%) Web Services
8 53 (13.87%) WCF
9 48 (12.57%) AngularJS
10 47 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (11.26%) .NET Framework
12 39 (10.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (9.95%) HTML5
14 31 (8.12%) WPF
15 30 (7.85%) Entity Framework
16 23 (6.02%) RESTful
17 21 (5.50%) SOAP
18 18 (4.71%) CSS3
19 17 (4.45%) WinForms
20 16 (4.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 162 (42.41%) Computer Science
2 81 (21.20%) Mathematics
3 35 (9.16%) Physics
4 30 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.66%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.83%) Fintech
8 7 (1.83%) Life Science
9 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.57%) NHS
10 4 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.05%) Photography
10 4 (1.05%) Reinsurance
11 3 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.79%) Social Media
12 2 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.52%) Statistics
13 1 (0.26%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.30%) Windows
2 27 (7.07%) Linux
3 21 (5.50%) Android
4 18 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.09%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.05%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.05%) Unix
7 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (32.72%) OO
3 113 (29.58%) Software Engineering
4 75 (19.63%) MVC
5 66 (17.28%) SDLC
6 60 (15.71%) OOP
7 57 (14.92%) TDD
8 46 (12.04%) Scrum
9 33 (8.64%) Web Development
10 22 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.50%) SOA
12 19 (4.97%) BDD
13 15 (3.93%) Open Source
14 14 (3.66%) Campaign Management
15 13 (3.40%) Multithreading
16 12 (3.14%) Web Design
17 11 (2.88%) Mobile Development
17 11 (2.88%) Service Delivery
18 10 (2.62%) DevOps
18 10 (2.62%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (58.38%) C#
2 178 (46.60%) SQL
3 171 (44.76%) JavaScript
4 118 (30.89%) Java
5 104 (27.23%) C++
6 49 (12.83%) Python
7 33 (8.64%) T-SQL
8 24 (6.28%) C
8 24 (6.28%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.93%) PHP
10 11 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.88%) Ruby
11 9 (2.36%) Perl
12 8 (2.09%) VB
13 7 (1.83%) Delphi
13 7 (1.83%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.57%) MUMPS
14 6 (1.57%) Scala
15 5 (1.31%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 147 (38.48%) Degree
2 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) AAT
4 1 (0.26%) HND
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.50%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (2.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Btrfs
3 1 (0.26%) NFS
3 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.07%) Oracle
3 5 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.79%) Facebook
5 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.52%) Google
5 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.26%) Endeca
6 1 (0.26%) IBM
6 1 (0.26%) Progress
6 1 (0.26%) Telerik
6 1 (0.26%) Twitter
6 1 (0.26%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £18000 - £18001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Scottish Borders
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago