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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 674 717 721
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 207 177 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 185 167 149
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,300 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -4.16%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +32 204 £24,000 - 28
South East -17 78 £24,000 +4.34% 9
London +24 40 £30,000 - 3
Yorkshire +5 27 £21,000 -6.66% 2
Oxfordshire +15 21 £24,000 -12.72%
Hampshire -10 21 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Berkshire -18 16 £22,000 -2.22% 1
West Midlands -1 15 £19,000 -34.48% 5
East Midlands +24 14 £20,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -2 14 £27,000 +8.00% 3
Wallingford - 11 £24,000 -
Oxford -1 10 £22,500 -18.18%
Nottinghamshire +19 9 £20,000 -15.78%
Nottingham +17 9 £20,000 -15.78%
North West -15 9 £23,250 +16.25% 1
Worcestershire +15 8 £19,000 -36.66% 1
Hertfordshire +1 8 £27,000 +8.00%
Brighton -11 8 £25,500 +10.86% 1
East Sussex -16 8 £25,500 +10.86% 1
Manchester -17 7 £23,500 +17.50% 1
South West -45 7 £28,500 - 2
West Sussex - 7 £23,000 - 1
Bromsgrove - 6 £19,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +16 5 £21,000 -2.32% 2
Birmingham -6 5 £26,500 +23.25% 1
Essex -10 5 £23,750 +18.75% 2
Basingstoke - 5 £29,000 -
Chessington - 5 £22,500 -
Harrogate - 5 £21,000 -
South Yorkshire 0 4 £20,500 -18.00%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 325 (78.50%) C#
2 263 (63.53%) .NET
3 201 (48.55%) JavaScript
4 194 (46.86%) HTML
5 177 (42.75%) SQL Server
6 176 (42.51%) ASP.NET
7 175 (42.27%) Degree
8 161 (38.89%) SQL
9 138 (33.33%) CSS
10 131 (31.64%) Java
11 121 (29.23%) Software Engineering
12 114 (27.54%) Computer Science
13 112 (27.05%) Microsoft
14 104 (25.12%) OO
15 103 (24.88%) C++
16 99 (23.91%) MVC
17 75 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
18 66 (15.94%) HTML5
19 63 (15.22%) XML
20 62 (14.98%) Web Services
21 58 (14.01%) jQuery
22 57 (13.77%) Visual Studio
23 56 (13.53%) .NET Framework
23 56 (13.53%) Web Development
24 54 (13.04%) Windows
25 52 (12.56%) MS Excel
26 50 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
27 46 (11.11%) Finance
28 45 (10.87%) VB.NET
29 41 (9.90%) Ajax

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.90%) IIS
3 10 (2.42%) Node.js
4 8 (1.93%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.21%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.72%) JBoss
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.48%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.17%) Mingle
3 6 (1.45%) MS Office
4 2 (0.48%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.31%) SaaS
2 8 (1.93%) GitHub
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.21%) SNMP
2 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.72%) FTP
3 3 (0.72%) Internet
3 3 (0.72%) Firewall
4 2 (0.48%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (42.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.62%) MySQL
6 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.17%) RavenDB
6 9 (2.17%) Neo4j
7 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.21%) MS Access
10 5 (1.21%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.72%) Big Data
12 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (13.77%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.38%) JUnit
3 13 (3.14%) NUnit
4 11 (2.66%) Subversion
4 11 (2.66%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.42%) Maven
6 9 (2.17%) Hudson
6 9 (2.17%) MSTest
6 9 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.69%) Selenium
7 7 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.72%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.72%) Ant
9 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 46 (11.11%) Finance
2 29 (7.00%) Banking
3 25 (6.04%) Investment Banking
4 21 (5.07%) Retail
5 17 (4.11%) Automotive
6 15 (3.62%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.45%) Front Office
8 6 (1.45%) Back Office
8 6 (1.45%) Marketing
9 5 (1.21%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (63.53%) .NET
2 194 (46.86%) HTML
3 176 (42.51%) ASP.NET
4 138 (33.33%) CSS
5 66 (15.94%) HTML5
6 63 (15.22%) XML
7 62 (14.98%) Web Services
8 58 (14.01%) jQuery
9 56 (13.53%) .NET Framework
10 50 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (9.90%) Ajax
12 38 (9.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 36 (8.70%) WCF
14 35 (8.45%) WPF
15 28 (6.76%) RESTful
16 25 (6.04%) WinForms
17 20 (4.83%) JSON
17 20 (4.83%) CSS3
18 15 (3.62%) J2EE
19 14 (3.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (27.54%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.73%) Mathematics
3 22 (5.31%) Physics
4 20 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.14%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.42%) Equities
8 7 (1.69%) Open Source
9 6 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.45%) Derivative
9 6 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (1.21%) User Experience
11 4 (0.97%) CUDA
11 4 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.97%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.97%) Social Network
12 3 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.04%) Windows
2 30 (7.25%) Linux
3 7 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.45%) Android
5 5 (1.21%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.21%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.72%) UNIX
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (29.23%) Software Engineering
2 104 (25.12%) OO
3 99 (23.91%) MVC
4 75 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (13.53%) Web Development
6 37 (8.94%) OOP
7 34 (8.21%) Scrum
8 24 (5.80%) Unit Testing
8 24 (5.80%) TDD
9 19 (4.59%) Performance Analysis
9 19 (4.59%) UML
10 18 (4.35%) BDD
11 17 (4.11%) Benchmarking
12 14 (3.38%) Product Management
13 13 (3.14%) Software Architecture
14 11 (2.66%) Identity Management
15 10 (2.42%) MVVM
15 10 (2.42%) OOD
16 9 (2.17%) SOA
16 9 (2.17%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 325 (78.50%) C#
2 201 (48.55%) JavaScript
3 161 (38.89%) SQL
4 131 (31.64%) Java
5 103 (24.88%) C++
6 45 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 31 (7.49%) C
8 30 (7.25%) PHP
9 19 (4.59%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.14%) Python
11 11 (2.66%) VB
11 11 (2.66%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.69%) Perl
13 7 (1.69%) VBA
14 6 (1.45%) COBOL
14 6 (1.45%) VB6
15 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.97%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 175 (42.27%) Degree
2 13 (3.14%) PhD
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) HND
5 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.48%) vSphere
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 112 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (2.90%) Oracle
3 3 (0.72%) Kofax
3 3 (0.72%) BT
4 2 (0.48%) Facebook
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe
4 2 (0.48%) Macromedia
4 2 (0.48%) VMware
5 1 (0.24%) SAP
5 1 (0.24%) Sun
5 1 (0.24%) Apple
5 1 (0.24%) Sony
5 1 (0.24%) Pega
5 1 (0.24%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.24%) Twitter
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Business Measurement Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago