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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 736 721 708
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 156 211 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 192 167
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -3.12%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -30 153 £26,000 +4.00% 28
South East -44 44 £25,000 +5.26% 8
London +32 36 £32,500 -18.75% 6
South West -6 20 £26,000 -13.33% 2
West Midlands -3 14 £22,500 - 2
East of England +8 13 £26,000 +4.00% 2
North West -8 12 £26,000 +15.55% 4
Surrey +5 11 £30,000 -3.22% 3
Guildford +7 9 £30,000 +15.38%
East Midlands +7 8 £21,500 -14.85% 3
East Sussex +23 7 £22,000 -4.34% 3
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £21,500 -14.85% 1
Hampshire -10 7 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Ipswich - 7 £26,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £26,000 -
City of London +31 6 £33,750 +14.40% 1
Brighton +20 6 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Warrington +12 6 £26,000 +8.90%
Kent +11 6 £26,250 +5.00%
Cheshire -3 6 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Portsmouth +22 5 £23,000 -8.00%
Somerset +12 5 £30,000 +4.34% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Cambridge +8 5 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Maidstone +6 5 £27,500 +17.02%
Manchester +6 5 £25,125 +0.50% 3
Birmingham -7 5 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire -13 5 £26,000 +4.00%
Yorkshire -17 5 £21,500 -4.44%
Bath +14 4 £30,000 +4.34%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 237 (70.54%) C#
2 216 (64.29%) .NET
3 156 (46.43%) Degree
4 155 (46.13%) JavaScript
5 151 (44.94%) HTML
6 145 (43.15%) SQL
7 132 (39.29%) SQL Server
8 127 (37.80%) ASP.NET
9 113 (33.63%) Computer Science
10 106 (31.55%) CSS
11 105 (31.25%) Java
12 104 (30.95%) MVC
13 101 (30.06%) OO
14 89 (26.49%) Software Engineering
15 84 (25.00%) C++
16 77 (22.92%) Microsoft
17 75 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
18 53 (15.77%) jQuery
19 51 (15.18%) Mathematics
20 49 (14.58%) OOP
21 48 (14.29%) Visual Studio
22 45 (13.39%) XML
23 44 (13.10%) VB.NET
24 43 (12.80%) Finance
25 41 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
26 37 (11.01%) HTML5
27 36 (10.71%) Windows
27 36 (10.71%) Ajax
28 35 (10.42%) Linux
29 33 (9.82%) Web Services

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (4.76%) IIS
2 7 (2.08%) Umbraco
3 6 (1.79%) DNN
4 5 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.49%) CMS
4 5 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.49%) Kentico
5 3 (0.89%) Apache
6 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.60%) JBoss
6 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.60%) nginx
6 2 (0.60%) Confluence
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.30%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.30%) Summit
2 1 (0.30%) HFM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.68%) SaaS
3 6 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.89%) Broadband
1 3 (0.89%) DNS
1 3 (0.89%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) DHCP
2 2 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) Extranet
3 1 (0.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.55%) MySQL
2 22 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.49%) Firebird
9 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.60%) Big Data
11 1 (0.30%) Redis
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.30%) MS Access
11 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 48 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.19%) NUnit
7 3 (0.89%) Maven
7 3 (0.89%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.60%) Behat
8 2 (0.60%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.60%) JIRA
8 2 (0.60%) Subversion
9 1 (0.30%) Log4Net
9 1 (0.30%) Selenium
9 1 (0.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.30%) Mockito
General
1 43 (12.80%) Finance
2 20 (5.95%) Aerospace
2 20 (5.95%) Banking
2 20 (5.95%) Investment Banking
3 18 (5.36%) Automotive
4 13 (3.87%) Marketing
4 13 (3.87%) Advertising
5 8 (2.38%) Retail
6 6 (1.79%) Electronics
7 5 (1.49%) Games
8 4 (1.19%) Front Office
9 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.60%) Military
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (64.29%) .NET
2 151 (44.94%) HTML
3 127 (37.80%) ASP.NET
4 106 (31.55%) CSS
5 53 (15.77%) jQuery
6 45 (13.39%) XML
7 41 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (11.01%) HTML5
9 36 (10.71%) Ajax
10 33 (9.82%) Web Services
11 25 (7.44%) .NET Framework
12 23 (6.85%) WCF
13 19 (5.65%) WPF
13 19 (5.65%) JSON
14 16 (4.76%) Entity Framework
15 15 (4.46%) LINQ
16 14 (4.17%) CSS3
16 14 (4.17%) AngularJS
17 13 (3.87%) SOAP
18 11 (3.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 113 (33.63%) Computer Science
2 51 (15.18%) Mathematics
3 20 (5.95%) Physics
4 15 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.38%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.79%) User Experience
8 6 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.30%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) DTV
11 1 (0.30%) MPEG
11 1 (0.30%) iPhone
11 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.30%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.71%) Windows
2 35 (10.42%) Linux
3 21 (6.25%) UNIX
4 6 (1.79%) Android
4 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.30%) Debian
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (30.95%) MVC
2 101 (30.06%) OO
3 89 (26.49%) Software Engineering
4 75 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (14.58%) OOP
6 32 (9.52%) Web Development
7 21 (6.25%) OOD
7 21 (6.25%) SDLC
8 19 (5.65%) Scrum
9 15 (4.46%) TDD
10 12 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (2.68%) Analytics
12 8 (2.38%) Web Application Development
12 8 (2.38%) CRM
12 8 (2.38%) E-Commerce
13 7 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (1.79%) B2B
14 6 (1.79%) Open Source
14 6 (1.79%) Mobile Development
14 6 (1.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 237 (70.54%) C#
2 155 (46.13%) JavaScript
3 145 (43.15%) SQL
4 105 (31.25%) Java
5 84 (25.00%) C++
6 44 (13.10%) VB.NET
7 30 (8.93%) PHP
8 29 (8.63%) T-SQL
9 26 (7.74%) Python
10 11 (3.27%) VB
11 10 (2.98%) C
12 8 (2.38%) VBA
12 8 (2.38%) VB6
12 8 (2.38%) Ruby
12 8 (2.38%) F#
13 6 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.79%) Perl
14 5 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.89%) sed
15 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 156 (46.43%) Degree
2 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.68%) PhD
4 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.04%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) HL7
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.06%) Oracle
3 5 (1.49%) EPiServer
3 5 (1.49%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds
4 2 (0.60%) AppDynamics
4 2 (0.60%) BT
4 2 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.30%) Sybase
5 1 (0.30%) SAP
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.30%) Apple
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.30%) Advent
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Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Thames Ditton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Great Base+Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 9 days ago