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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 735 684 719
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 169 225 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 151 202 151
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.49%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -41 165 £25,000 - 28
South East -27 52 £25,000 -1.96% 7
London +1 40 £37,500 +7.14% 3
South West -8 17 £25,000 - 3
East Midlands +9 15 £21,500 -24.56% 5
West Midlands +3 14 £22,500 - 2
East of England +1 12 £25,250 +1.00% 3
Surrey -9 11 £27,500 +5.76% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 10 £21,500 -24.56%
East Sussex +16 9 £22,000 -4.34% 1
North West -22 9 £22,000 -2.22% 2
Brighton +13 8 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £25,000 +8.69% 2
Cambridge +18 7 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Manchester +3 7 £21,500 -14.00%
Kent -1 7 £25,000 -
Berkshire +15 6 £26,250 +16.66%
Birmingham +5 6 £22,000 -10.20%
Hampshire +2 6 £25,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Devon - 5 £25,000 -
Weybridge - 5 £19,500 - 1
Exeter - 5 £25,000 -
City of London +37 4 £38,250 +29.66%
Guildford -5 4 £28,750 +10.57%
Oxfordshire -9 4 £25,000 +11.11%
Gloucestershire -10 4 £26,000 +4.00%
West Sussex -12 4 £22,000 -45.00%
Yorkshire -13 4 £22,250 -1.11%
Portsmouth +18 3 £24,000 -4.00%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 224 (69.14%) C#
2 209 (64.51%) .NET
3 152 (46.91%) SQL
4 151 (46.60%) JavaScript
5 140 (43.21%) HTML
6 138 (42.59%) Degree
7 125 (38.58%) SQL Server
8 115 (35.49%) ASP.NET
9 105 (32.41%) Computer Science
10 101 (31.17%) CSS
11 95 (29.32%) MVC
12 93 (28.70%) Java
13 92 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
14 79 (24.38%) C++
15 78 (24.07%) OO
16 77 (23.77%) Software Engineering
17 63 (19.44%) Microsoft
18 51 (15.74%) jQuery
19 47 (14.51%) Finance
19 47 (14.51%) OOP
20 42 (12.96%) Mathematics
21 39 (12.04%) VB.NET
22 38 (11.73%) Visual Studio
23 36 (11.11%) Windows
24 34 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
24 34 (10.49%) Linux
25 32 (9.88%) Web Services
26 31 (9.57%) XML
27 28 (8.64%) .NET Framework
28 26 (8.02%) MS Excel

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (3.40%) Umbraco
2 10 (3.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (3.09%) Kentico
2 10 (3.09%) IIS
2 10 (3.09%) CMS
2 10 (3.09%) DNN
3 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.62%) JBoss
4 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Changepoint
2 2 (0.62%) Summit
3 1 (0.31%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.78%) GitHub
2 7 (2.16%) SaaS
3 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.93%) Broadband
2 2 (0.62%) HTTP
2 2 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Extranet
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.10%) MySQL
3 18 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.54%) Firebird
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.62%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) Redis
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.31%) Event Store
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (11.73%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.85%) Maven
5 6 (1.85%) NUnit
5 6 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.54%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.23%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.62%) Subversion
8 2 (0.62%) JUnit
8 2 (0.62%) Mockito
8 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.31%) Psake
9 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.31%) Plastic SCM
9 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 47 (14.51%) Finance
2 21 (6.48%) Advertising
3 20 (6.17%) Banking
3 20 (6.17%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.25%) Marketing
5 15 (4.63%) Aerospace
6 13 (4.01%) Automotive
7 11 (3.40%) Retail
8 5 (1.54%) Games
8 5 (1.54%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.62%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (64.51%) .NET
2 140 (43.21%) HTML
3 115 (35.49%) ASP.NET
4 101 (31.17%) CSS
5 51 (15.74%) jQuery
6 34 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (9.88%) Web Services
8 31 (9.57%) XML
9 28 (8.64%) .NET Framework
10 25 (7.72%) Ajax
10 25 (7.72%) HTML5
10 25 (7.72%) WPF
11 23 (7.10%) AngularJS
12 22 (6.79%) LINQ
12 22 (6.79%) WCF
13 20 (6.17%) Entity Framework
14 15 (4.63%) SOAP
15 14 (4.32%) JSON
15 14 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 105 (32.41%) Computer Science
2 42 (12.96%) Mathematics
3 19 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.63%) Physics
5 11 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.09%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.47%) User Experience
8 6 (1.85%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.54%) Social Media
9 5 (1.54%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.54%) Equities
10 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.31%) New Media
12 1 (0.31%) NHS
12 1 (0.31%) iPhone
12 1 (0.31%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.11%) Windows
2 34 (10.49%) Linux
3 21 (6.48%) UNIX
4 13 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.09%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) Debian
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (29.32%) MVC
2 92 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (24.07%) OO
4 77 (23.77%) Software Engineering
5 47 (14.51%) OOP
6 24 (7.41%) Web Development
7 23 (7.10%) TDD
8 22 (6.79%) Scrum
9 21 (6.48%) SDLC
10 16 (4.94%) CRM
11 15 (4.63%) OOD
12 12 (3.70%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.09%) Analytics
13 10 (3.09%) ERP
13 10 (3.09%) Content Management
14 9 (2.78%) Web Application Development
15 8 (2.47%) Android Development
16 7 (2.16%) iOS Development
16 7 (2.16%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 224 (69.14%) C#
2 152 (46.91%) SQL
3 151 (46.60%) JavaScript
4 93 (28.70%) Java
5 79 (24.38%) C++
6 39 (12.04%) VB.NET
7 24 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 23 (7.10%) Python
9 21 (6.48%) PHP
10 15 (4.63%) VB
11 14 (4.32%) C
12 9 (2.78%) VB6
13 8 (2.47%) Ruby
13 8 (2.47%) F#
14 7 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.16%) Perl
15 5 (1.54%) VBA
15 5 (1.54%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 138 (42.59%) Degree
2 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.23%) PhD
4 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.48%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.31%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.48%) Oracle
3 10 (3.09%) EPiServer
3 10 (3.09%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.62%) Google
4 2 (0.62%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.31%) Apple
5 1 (0.31%) Sybase
5 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.31%) Advent
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-30K, 25 days Holiday, Flexi-time, Pension, Free Parking + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 11 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 11 days ago