The median annual salary for a Junior Programmer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Junior Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 911 915
Rank change year-on-year +72 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 20 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.025% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 27
Median salary £28,250 £25,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.78% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,250 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Junior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Junior Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Programmer in England

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Programmer in England

Junior Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Programmer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Programmer in England

Junior Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
London +62 6 £35,000 -6.66% 4
South West - 5 £27,000 -
South East +60 4 £38,250 +41.66%
North West -14 4 £20,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
Junior Programmer
UK

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Junior Programmer 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 England region featuring Junior Programmer in the job title.

1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) HTML
6 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) C++
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) CSS
10 4 (12.50%) jQuery
11 3 (9.38%) OO
11 3 (9.38%) PHP
11 3 (9.38%) C
11 3 (9.38%) Games
11 3 (9.38%) Scrum
12 2 (6.25%) Fintech
12 2 (6.25%) Functional Programming
12 2 (6.25%) Microservices
12 2 (6.25%) Finance

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) gulp
2 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) HTML
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) J2EE
7 1 (3.13%) JSF
7 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.13%) Sass
7 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (3.13%) WinForms
7 1 (3.13%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Robotics
3 1 (3.13%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) Functional Programming
5 2 (6.25%) Microservices
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile First
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) User Stories
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) C++
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Clojure
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) Fortran
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) XMPie
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) Blue Prism
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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