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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 712 753 737
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 192 189 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 188 174 135
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -8.00%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +40 188 £27,500 +10.00% 18
South East -16 67 £26,000 +4.00% 5
London +30 45 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire 0 19 £24,500 +8.88% 2
West Midlands - 19 £25,000 - 1
City of London +39 15 £35,000 +2.18%
Hampshire +5 13 £27,500 +22.22% 2
East of England +28 11 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Surrey -4 11 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Brighton -18 11 £25,500 +10.86%
East Sussex -21 11 £25,500 +10.86%
Birmingham - 11 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire +22 10 £21,000 -2.32%
Berkshire +1 10 £24,750 +8.79%
South West -21 10 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Guildford +14 9 £30,000 +20.00% 2
North West -6 9 £21,500 - 3
Harrogate - 9 £21,000 -
West Sussex - 8 £27,500 -
East Midlands +18 7 £25,000 +11.11%
Bristol +6 7 £30,000 +36.36%
West Yorkshire -1 7 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Leeds -3 7 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Kent +23 6 £28,750 +22.44% 1
Oxfordshire +11 6 £24,500 -30.00%
Northamptonshire - 5 £37,500 -
Windsor - 5 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire +2 4 £35,500 +31.48%
Northampton - 4 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £22,500 - 1

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 303 (78.29%) C#
2 249 (64.34%) .NET
3 189 (48.84%) Degree
4 184 (47.55%) HTML
5 177 (45.74%) JavaScript
6 171 (44.19%) ASP.NET
7 163 (42.12%) SQL Server
8 153 (39.53%) SQL
9 129 (33.33%) Java
9 129 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 125 (32.30%) CSS
11 123 (31.78%) OO
12 121 (31.27%) Computer Science
13 112 (28.94%) Microsoft
14 102 (26.36%) MVC
15 99 (25.58%) C++
16 64 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
16 64 (16.54%) HTML5
17 59 (15.25%) XML
18 53 (13.70%) jQuery
18 53 (13.70%) Visual Studio
19 52 (13.44%) MS Excel
20 51 (13.18%) VB.NET
21 50 (12.92%) Windows
21 50 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
22 48 (12.40%) Web Development
22 48 (12.40%) Web Services
23 47 (12.14%) Finance
23 47 (12.14%) Ajax
24 45 (11.63%) Mathematics

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (3.88%) IIS
2 8 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.03%) JBoss
5 3 (0.78%) MQSeries
5 3 (0.78%) Node.js
6 2 (0.52%) Drupal
6 2 (0.52%) nginx
6 2 (0.52%) Confluence
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.52%) Apache
6 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) DNN
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.29%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) Mingle
4 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.52%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) HFM
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.39%) SaaS
2 9 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) SNMP
2 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.78%) Broadband
3 2 (0.52%) DHCP
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) DNS
3 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Extranet
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (42.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.20%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.43%) MySQL
4 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) Firebird
8 4 (1.03%) MS Access
9 3 (0.78%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.78%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.26%) Big Data
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.81%) NUnit
4 7 (1.81%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.03%) JUnit
7 4 (1.03%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.78%) MSTest
8 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.52%) Hudson
9 2 (0.52%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.52%) Behat
9 2 (0.52%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.52%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.52%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.52%) Ant
9 2 (0.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 47 (12.14%) Finance
2 20 (5.17%) Aerospace
3 19 (4.91%) Banking
3 19 (4.91%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.65%) Retail
4 18 (4.65%) Automotive
5 7 (1.81%) Electronics
6 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.03%) Front Office
7 2 (0.52%) Back Office
7 2 (0.52%) Law
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) Military
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (64.34%) .NET
2 184 (47.55%) HTML
3 171 (44.19%) ASP.NET
4 125 (32.30%) CSS
5 64 (16.54%) HTML5
6 59 (15.25%) XML
7 53 (13.70%) jQuery
8 50 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (12.40%) Web Services
10 47 (12.14%) Ajax
11 37 (9.56%) WCF
12 34 (8.79%) WPF
13 32 (8.27%) .NET Framework
14 24 (6.20%) JSON
15 23 (5.94%) WinForms
16 22 (5.68%) Entity Framework
17 19 (4.91%) CSS3
18 16 (4.13%) Razor View Engine
19 12 (3.10%) RESTful
20 11 (2.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (31.27%) Computer Science
2 45 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 27 (6.98%) Physics
4 25 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.10%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.29%) User Experience
8 5 (1.29%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.03%) Open Source
9 4 (1.03%) CUDA
10 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.78%) Life Science
10 3 (0.78%) BBC
11 2 (0.52%) MPEG
11 2 (0.52%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.52%) GIS
11 2 (0.52%) Motion Graphics
12 1 (0.26%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.92%) Windows
2 26 (6.72%) Linux
3 7 (1.81%) UNIX
4 6 (1.55%) Android
4 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 123 (31.78%) OO
3 102 (26.36%) MVC
4 64 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (12.40%) Web Development
6 39 (10.08%) OOP
7 30 (7.75%) Scrum
8 16 (4.13%) OOD
8 16 (4.13%) Performance Analysis
9 14 (3.62%) Product Management
9 14 (3.62%) Benchmarking
10 11 (2.84%) Identity Management
10 11 (2.84%) Unit Testing
11 9 (2.33%) DevOps
11 9 (2.33%) UML
11 9 (2.33%) TDD
12 8 (2.07%) Mobile Development
13 7 (1.81%) Project Management
13 7 (1.81%) B2B
13 7 (1.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 303 (78.29%) C#
2 177 (45.74%) JavaScript
3 153 (39.53%) SQL
4 129 (33.33%) Java
5 99 (25.58%) C++
6 51 (13.18%) VB.NET
7 39 (10.08%) PHP
8 29 (7.49%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.65%) Python
10 11 (2.84%) C
11 8 (2.07%) VBA
12 7 (1.81%) VB
12 7 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.29%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.29%) Perl
14 4 (1.03%) VB6
15 3 (0.78%) Ruby
15 3 (0.78%) PHP5
15 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 189 (48.84%) Degree
2 16 (4.13%) PhD
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) HL7
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) vSphere
1 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Puppet
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (28.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (2.84%) Oracle
4 5 (1.29%) BT
5 3 (0.78%) Kofax
6 2 (0.52%) VMware
6 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.52%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe
6 2 (0.52%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.26%) Apple
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) Sony
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £18,000-£25,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + FAB BENEFITS + PERKS
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: £22.5k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £20k - 50k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Avon (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18-24k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £21,000 + great benefits package!
Posted: 18 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £23,000 + great benefits package!
Posted: 22 days ago