The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 May 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 250 280
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 12 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 8
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +18.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,275
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5922 6617 7710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.11% 96.12% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4749 5558 6307
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Junior Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in the East of England

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in the East of England

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Engineer in the East of England

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Junior Software Engineer
England

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region featuring Junior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Electronics
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) Tcl
5 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 4 (25.00%) C
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Android
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) PhD
9 2 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Assembly Language
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) MFC
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) MCP
9 2 (12.50%) Unix

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) MFC
2 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) J2ME
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Home Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Pocket PC
3 1 (6.25%) Robotics
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Home
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) API Design
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) Tcl
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) Assembly Language
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (18.75%) PhD
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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