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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 739 716 751
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 154 203 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 149 190 150
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £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 £38,000
% 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 July 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 1 July 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 -30 152 £26,000 +4.00% 20
London +57 42 £30,000 -14.28% 2
South East -29 37 £27,500 +14.58% 5
North West +6 18 £26,000 +15.55% 3
East of England +8 16 £25,000 -2.91% 3
West Midlands -2 14 £22,500 - 1
South West -23 13 £30,000 - 5
City of London +42 11 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Guildford +15 10 £30,000 +20.00%
Surrey +4 10 £30,000 +15.38%
Kent +12 9 £27,500 +13.40% 1
Suffolk +8 9 £25,000 +16.27%
Cheshire -7 9 £26,000 +15.55%
Warrington +6 8 £26,000 +15.55%
Ipswich -8 8 £25,000 +16.27%
Birmingham -8 7 £22,500 - 1
Yorkshire -18 7 £21,500 -4.44%
Cambridge +13 6 £30,000 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire +10 6 £30,000 +9.09%
Brighton +20 5 £26,000 +13.04%
East Sussex +12 5 £26,000 +13.04%
Hampshire -11 5 £24,000 - 4
East Midlands +12 4 £22,250 -11.88% 1
Somerset +9 4 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Maidstone +6 4 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Manchester +4 4 £25,125 +19.64% 2
Bristol -2 4 £31,000 +3.33%
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
Worcestershire - 4 £20,000 -
Bath +16 3 £30,000 +5.26%

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 263 (74.08%) C#
2 225 (63.38%) .NET
3 175 (49.30%) Degree
4 165 (46.48%) HTML
5 162 (45.63%) JavaScript
6 151 (42.54%) ASP.NET
7 146 (41.13%) SQL Server
8 135 (38.03%) SQL
9 127 (35.77%) OO
9 127 (35.77%) Computer Science
10 116 (32.68%) CSS
10 116 (32.68%) Java
11 115 (32.39%) MVC
12 110 (30.99%) Software Engineering
13 94 (26.48%) C++
14 92 (25.92%) Microsoft
15 78 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (15.49%) jQuery
17 54 (15.21%) Mathematics
17 54 (15.21%) Visual Studio
18 53 (14.93%) HTML5
19 51 (14.37%) XML
20 50 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
21 48 (13.52%) OOP
21 48 (13.52%) VB.NET
21 48 (13.52%) Finance
22 46 (12.96%) Windows
23 44 (12.39%) Web Development
24 40 (11.27%) Ajax
24 40 (11.27%) MS Excel

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.79%) IIS
2 5 (1.41%) JBoss
2 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.85%) Apache
4 2 (0.56%) Node.js
4 2 (0.56%) nginx
4 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.56%) DNN
4 2 (0.56%) Drupal
4 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) Kentico
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.85%) MS Office
2 3 (0.85%) Mingle
3 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.56%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.28%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.28%) HFM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.82%) SaaS
3 6 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) Broadband
1 3 (0.85%) DNS
2 2 (0.56%) DHCP
2 2 (0.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (41.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.76%) MySQL
3 22 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.10%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.41%) Firebird
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.85%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.85%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.56%) Big Data
10 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.28%) MS Access
11 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (15.21%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.54%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.97%) NUnit
6 5 (1.41%) Maven
6 5 (1.41%) ReSharper
6 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.85%) MSTest
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.56%) Behat
9 2 (0.56%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.56%) Hudson
9 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (13.52%) Finance
2 23 (6.48%) Aerospace
3 21 (5.92%) Automotive
4 19 (5.35%) Banking
4 19 (5.35%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.10%) Retail
6 7 (1.97%) Electronics
7 5 (1.41%) Games
7 5 (1.41%) Marketing
8 4 (1.13%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.85%) Front Office
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (63.38%) .NET
2 165 (46.48%) HTML
3 151 (42.54%) ASP.NET
4 116 (32.68%) CSS
5 55 (15.49%) jQuery
6 53 (14.93%) HTML5
7 51 (14.37%) XML
8 50 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (11.27%) Ajax
10 39 (10.99%) Web Services
11 26 (7.32%) .NET Framework
11 26 (7.32%) WCF
11 26 (7.32%) WPF
12 21 (5.92%) CSS3
13 19 (5.35%) JSON
14 16 (4.51%) Entity Framework
15 12 (3.38%) RESTful
15 12 (3.38%) AngularJS
16 11 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (3.10%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 127 (35.77%) Computer Science
2 54 (15.21%) Mathematics
3 27 (7.61%) Physics
4 24 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.25%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.97%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.69%) User Experience
9 6 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.56%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.56%) GIS
10 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) DTV
11 1 (0.28%) Life Science
11 1 (0.28%) FMCG
11 1 (0.28%) iPhone
11 1 (0.28%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.96%) Windows
2 30 (8.45%) Linux
3 14 (3.94%) UNIX
4 5 (1.41%) Android
4 5 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (35.77%) OO
2 115 (32.39%) MVC
3 110 (30.99%) Software Engineering
4 78 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (13.52%) OOP
6 44 (12.39%) Web Development
7 25 (7.04%) OOD
7 25 (7.04%) Scrum
8 20 (5.63%) SDLC
9 19 (5.35%) TDD
10 10 (2.82%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (2.54%) BDD
11 9 (2.54%) Mobile Development
11 9 (2.54%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (2.25%) DevOps
12 8 (2.25%) Unit Testing
12 8 (2.25%) Product Management
12 8 (2.25%) Benchmarking
13 7 (1.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 263 (74.08%) C#
2 162 (45.63%) JavaScript
3 135 (38.03%) SQL
4 116 (32.68%) Java
5 94 (26.48%) C++
6 48 (13.52%) VB.NET
7 40 (11.27%) PHP
8 30 (8.45%) T-SQL
9 22 (6.20%) Python
10 13 (3.66%) VB
11 9 (2.54%) C
11 9 (2.54%) VB6
12 8 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.97%) VBA
14 6 (1.69%) F#
14 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.41%) Ruby
16 3 (0.85%) PHP5
16 3 (0.85%) Perl
17 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (49.30%) Degree
2 13 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.82%) PhD
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.17%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) vSphere
1 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (25.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.38%) Oracle
3 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (1.41%) BT
4 2 (0.56%) VMware
4 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds
4 2 (0.56%) AppDynamics
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe
4 2 (0.56%) Macromedia
5 1 (0.28%) Apple
5 1 (0.28%) Sony
5 1 (0.28%) Sybase
5 1 (0.28%) SAP
5 1 (0.28%) Google
5 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.28%) Advent
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35k+Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ASG International
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
The City, London (EC1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18 - 24k (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £negotiable + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £17500 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £17500 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago