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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Developer
Rank 681 732 772
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 211 157 123
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 189 148 119
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +29 205 £25,000 - 23
South East +40 78 £26,000 +13.04% 8
London -13 43 £35,000 +16.66% 4
North West +5 26 £22,500 +4.65% 2
Yorkshire -22 25 £22,500 -2.17% 3
Surrey 0 20 £26,000 -3.70% 3
Cheshire +3 16 £22,000 -9.27% 1
Hampshire -8 15 £27,500 +22.22% 1
West Sussex - 14 £32,250 - 1
Crawley - 14 £32,250 - 1
West Yorkshire -20 12 £21,000 -5.61% 1
Berkshire +12 10 £27,500 +25.00% 2
Manchester -13 10 £25,000 +16.27%
South West -21 10 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Oxfordshire +13 9 £22,500 -27.41% 1
Oxford - 9 £22,500 - 1
East of England -13 8 £23,500 -16.07% 3
Guildford +12 7 £26,000 -13.33%
North Yorkshire -11 7 £22,500 -27.41% 1
Leeds -20 7 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Brighton -8 6 £24,250 +1.04%
West Midlands -15 6 £22,500 -25.00% 1
East Sussex -17 6 £24,250 +1.04%
Otley 0 5 - - 1
Fareham -3 5 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 5 £22,500 -
Tyne and Wear -6 5 £22,500 +0.55%
North East -7 5 £22,500 +0.55%
Hertfordshire -13 5 £23,500 +9.30% 1
Macclesfield - 5 £21,500 -

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 288 (69.90%) .NET
2 285 (69.17%) C#
3 221 (53.64%) SQL
4 195 (47.33%) JavaScript
5 188 (45.63%) ASP.NET
6 176 (42.72%) HTML
7 170 (41.26%) SQL Server
8 158 (38.35%) Degree
9 141 (34.22%) CSS
10 138 (33.50%) Computer Science
11 122 (29.61%) Software Engineering
12 116 (28.16%) C++
13 105 (25.49%) Java
14 101 (24.51%) OO
15 97 (23.54%) Microsoft
15 97 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (23.30%) MVC
17 76 (18.45%) .NET Framework
18 70 (16.99%) jQuery
18 70 (16.99%) VB.NET
19 69 (16.75%) Finance
20 66 (16.02%) XML
21 48 (11.65%) TDD
22 44 (10.68%) Windows
22 44 (10.68%) MS Excel
22 44 (10.68%) C
23 43 (10.44%) WCF
24 41 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
24 41 (9.95%) Web Services
25 40 (9.71%) Oracle

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.16%) Node.js
3 11 (2.67%) Apache Solr
4 9 (2.18%) IIS
5 7 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.21%) Apache
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.73%) Mule
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Kentico
9 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.24%) Documentum
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
9 1 (0.24%) FileNet
9 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 44 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.97%) MS Project
3 4 (0.97%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.67%) GitHub
2 10 (2.43%) SaaS
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.21%) FTP
2 4 (0.97%) SMTP
2 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
3 3 (0.73%) Firewall
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (41.26%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.50%) MySQL
3 34 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 21 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.97%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.97%) Big Data
11 4 (0.97%) RavenDB
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (8.74%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.31%) JUnit
3 21 (5.10%) Subversion
4 17 (4.13%) Maven
5 13 (3.16%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.91%) Selenium
7 11 (2.67%) Hudson
7 11 (2.67%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.43%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.46%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.46%) JIRA
10 5 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.21%) NUnit
11 4 (0.97%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.97%) MSTest
11 4 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.73%) Ant
13 2 (0.49%) jMock
General
1 69 (16.75%) Finance
2 28 (6.80%) Front Office
3 27 (6.55%) Banking
4 21 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 20 (4.85%) Games
6 17 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.40%) Marketing
8 8 (1.94%) Automotive
9 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.21%) Legal
10 4 (0.97%) Retail
10 4 (0.97%) Law
11 3 (0.73%) Back Office
12 2 (0.49%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (69.90%) .NET
2 188 (45.63%) ASP.NET
3 176 (42.72%) HTML
4 141 (34.22%) CSS
5 76 (18.45%) .NET Framework
6 70 (16.99%) jQuery
7 66 (16.02%) XML
8 43 (10.44%) WCF
9 41 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (9.95%) Web Services
10 36 (8.74%) Ajax
11 35 (8.50%) WinForms
12 31 (7.52%) HTML5
13 29 (7.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (7.04%) WPF
14 25 (6.07%) RESTful
15 20 (4.85%) J2EE
15 20 (4.85%) Spring
16 19 (4.61%) SOAP
17 18 (4.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 138 (33.50%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.04%) Derivative
3 28 (6.80%) Equity Derivative
4 25 (6.07%) Equities
4 25 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.07%) Mobile App
5 24 (5.83%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.88%) Open Source
7 12 (2.91%) Fixed Income
7 12 (2.91%) Physics
8 11 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.43%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.18%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.21%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.97%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.97%) Social Network
13 4 (0.97%) Kindle
14 3 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.68%) Windows
2 38 (9.22%) Linux
3 10 (2.43%) Android
4 9 (2.18%) UNIX
5 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (29.61%) Software Engineering
2 101 (24.51%) OO
3 97 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (23.30%) MVC
5 48 (11.65%) TDD
6 30 (7.28%) Scrum
7 28 (6.80%) Web Development
8 25 (6.07%) OOP
8 25 (6.07%) Unit Testing
9 18 (4.37%) UML
9 18 (4.37%) Pair Programming
10 15 (3.64%) BDD
11 13 (3.16%) Game Development
12 12 (2.91%) Automated Testing
13 11 (2.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (2.18%) MVVM
14 9 (2.18%) Workflow
15 8 (1.94%) CRM
16 7 (1.70%) Mentoring
16 7 (1.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 285 (69.17%) C#
2 221 (53.64%) SQL
3 195 (47.33%) JavaScript
4 116 (28.16%) C++
5 105 (25.49%) Java
6 70 (16.99%) VB.NET
7 44 (10.68%) C
8 25 (6.07%) T-SQL
9 23 (5.58%) Python
10 21 (5.10%) VBA
11 18 (4.37%) PHP
12 17 (4.13%) VB
13 16 (3.88%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.91%) Perl
15 8 (1.94%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.94%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.46%) COBOL
17 5 (1.21%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.97%) XPath
18 4 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 158 (38.35%) Degree
2 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.97%) PhD
3 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) MCSD
4 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.16%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.70%) Firmware
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (23.54%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.71%) Oracle
3 8 (1.94%) IBM
4 6 (1.46%) SAP
5 4 (0.97%) Metastorm
5 4 (0.97%) TIBCO
5 4 (0.97%) HP
6 2 (0.49%) Facebook
6 2 (0.49%) Twitter
7 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
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%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.24%) Kofax
7 1 (0.24%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.24%) Telerik
7 1 (0.24%) Google
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum to £40k + stock options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: training and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago