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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Software Developer
UK
Rank 651 789 719
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 202 153 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 130 144 220
Median salary £28,990 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.96% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,400 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%

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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +151 197 £28,990 +15.96% 28
South West +72 58 £30,000 +15.38% 1
South East +59 49 £30,000 +14.28% 6
Bristol - 48 - -
London +60 37 £32,500 +18.18% 10
West Midlands +30 16 £23,000 -4.16% 3
Hampshire +19 15 £27,500 +4.76% 2
North West -10 13 £24,500 +12.64% 1
Berkshire +37 12 £35,000 +29.62%
Reading +50 9 £35,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £30,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +19 9 £23,500 -16.07% 3
East Midlands -6 9 £26,500 +10.41% 2
Manchester -18 9 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Southampton +16 7 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Dorset - 7 £30,000 -
Bournemouth - 7 £30,000 -
Basingstoke - 7 £30,000 -
East of England +33 6 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £22,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +21 5 £22,750 -26.61% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Surrey +59 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Sheffield +10 4 £24,250 -13.39%
South Yorkshire +8 4 £24,250 -13.39%
Cheshire - 4 £30,000 -
Amersham - 4 £30,000 -
Reigate - 4 £40,000 -
Scotland +18 3 - -

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 245 (57.78%) C#
2 216 (50.94%) SQL
3 212 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 210 (49.53%) .NET
5 179 (42.22%) OO
6 175 (41.27%) Java
7 169 (39.86%) C++
8 158 (37.26%) JavaScript
9 155 (36.56%) Degree
10 138 (32.55%) HTML
11 135 (31.84%) ASP.NET
12 131 (30.90%) Mathematics
13 128 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
14 125 (29.48%) SQL Server
15 124 (29.25%) XML
15 124 (29.25%) SDLC
16 114 (26.89%) CSS
17 105 (24.76%) Software Engineering
18 78 (18.40%) MVC
19 65 (15.33%) AngularJS
20 60 (14.15%) jQuery
21 59 (13.92%) OOP
22 56 (13.21%) Microsoft
23 55 (12.97%) Relational Database
24 54 (12.74%) Web Services
25 48 (11.32%) Python
26 46 (10.85%) Windows
26 46 (10.85%) HTML5
27 45 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
28 41 (9.67%) Finance

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 11 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.42%) Apache
3 6 (1.42%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.18%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) nginx
7 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.42%) SaaS
4 5 (1.18%) Datadog
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Force.com
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
5 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.24%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (29.48%) SQL Server
2 55 (12.97%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.95%) MySQL
4 17 (4.01%) Big Data
5 15 (3.54%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.42%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.18%) GIS
11 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (7.08%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.54%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.54%) Subversion
4 11 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.89%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.65%) Selenium
6 7 (1.65%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.18%) JIRA
9 4 (0.94%) Babel
9 4 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (0.94%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.94%) webpack
10 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.71%) Maven
10 3 (0.71%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.71%) NUnit
10 3 (0.71%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.47%) MSBuild
General
1 41 (9.67%) Finance
2 25 (5.90%) Games
3 24 (5.66%) Automotive
4 21 (4.95%) Banking
4 21 (4.95%) Retail
4 21 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.48%) Aerospace
6 10 (2.36%) Advertising
6 10 (2.36%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.89%) Marketing
8 6 (1.42%) Legal
9 5 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.71%) Billing
10 3 (0.71%) Front Office
10 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (49.53%) .NET
2 138 (32.55%) HTML
3 135 (31.84%) ASP.NET
4 124 (29.25%) XML
5 114 (26.89%) CSS
6 65 (15.33%) AngularJS
7 60 (14.15%) jQuery
8 54 (12.74%) Web Services
9 46 (10.85%) HTML5
10 45 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (9.43%) WCF
12 39 (9.20%) WPF
13 36 (8.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (7.55%) .NET Framework
15 31 (7.31%) RESTful
16 26 (6.13%) CSS3
17 23 (5.42%) SOAP
17 23 (5.42%) WinForms
18 19 (4.48%) Qt
19 18 (4.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 212 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.12%) Algorithms
4 9 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.89%) Life Science
5 8 (1.89%) Reinsurance
6 7 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.42%) Fintech
7 6 (1.42%) NHS
8 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.94%) iPad
8 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.94%) PKI
9 2 (0.47%) BBC
9 2 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.47%) User Experience
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.24%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.85%) Windows
2 32 (7.55%) Android
3 31 (7.31%) Linux
4 21 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.65%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (42.22%) OO
2 131 (30.90%) Mathematics
3 128 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (29.25%) SDLC
5 105 (24.76%) Software Engineering
6 78 (18.40%) MVC
7 59 (13.92%) OOP
8 39 (9.20%) TDD
9 37 (8.73%) Physics
10 33 (7.78%) Scrum
11 29 (6.84%) Web Development
12 24 (5.66%) Open Source
13 22 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (4.95%) Analytics
15 15 (3.54%) BDD
16 14 (3.30%) DevOps
17 13 (3.07%) OOD
18 12 (2.83%) Continuous Delivery
19 11 (2.59%) Android Development
19 11 (2.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 245 (57.78%) C#
2 216 (50.94%) SQL
3 175 (41.27%) Java
4 169 (39.86%) C++
5 158 (37.26%) JavaScript
6 48 (11.32%) Python
7 35 (8.25%) T-SQL
8 30 (7.08%) C
9 26 (6.13%) VB.NET
10 22 (5.19%) Ruby
11 13 (3.07%) PHP
12 12 (2.83%) Perl
13 10 (2.36%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.65%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.42%) Delphi
15 6 (1.42%) MUMPS
16 5 (1.18%) Apex Code
16 5 (1.18%) SOQL
16 5 (1.18%) VB
17 3 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 155 (36.56%) Degree
2 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.94%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) HND
5 1 (0.24%) AAT
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.60%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (1.89%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 56 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.60%) Oracle
3 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (1.18%) VMware
4 4 (0.94%) LexisNexis
5 3 (0.71%) Google
6 2 (0.47%) Facebook
6 2 (0.47%) Telerik
6 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Apple
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.24%) IBM
7 1 (0.24%) Progress
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Peninsula
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
York
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £13000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28,623 - £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Income Systems
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Wetherby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago