The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Software Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 204 227
Rank change year-on-year +30 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.045% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.046% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +22.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £28,750 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £36,250 £31,800
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3137 4335 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.89% 96.53% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11117 17573 18447
Median salary £46,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.06% -1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Junior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in Berkshire

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in Berkshire

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Reading +24 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Junior Software Engineer
South East

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Junior Software Engineer 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Junior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (80.00%) C++
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) OOP
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) Degree
6 5 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (50.00%) iPad
6 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 5 (50.00%) Ajax
6 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
6 5 (50.00%) Internet
6 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) HTML
7 4 (40.00%) BDD
8 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (20.00%) Big Data
8 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
8 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
8 2 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) OOP
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Degree