The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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 Developer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 620 742 784
Rank change year-on-year +122 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 251 164 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 214 152 165
Median salary £29,000 £29,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in England

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in England

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in England

Junior Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South East +107 99 £30,000 +7.14% 8
London +23 54 £32,500 +8.33% 13
South West +26 39 £25,000 -3.84% 6
North West -30 19 £25,000 - 7
West Midlands +13 13 £25,000 -13.79%
East of England +9 12 £29,000 +16.00% 4
Yorkshire -8 7 £25,500 -7.27% 2
East Midlands +23 6 £23,750 +3.26% 3
North East - 2 £23,750 - 1
Junior Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Junior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 278 (62.47%) C#
2 230 (51.69%) .NET
3 221 (49.66%) Degree
4 194 (43.60%) JavaScript
5 189 (42.47%) Computer Science
6 179 (40.22%) Java
7 173 (38.88%) SQL
8 171 (38.43%) C++
9 168 (37.75%) HTML
10 164 (36.85%) OO
11 161 (36.18%) ASP.NET
12 151 (33.93%) CSS
13 139 (31.24%) SQL Server
14 134 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
15 133 (29.89%) Software Engineering
16 105 (23.60%) MVC
17 95 (21.35%) SDLC
18 89 (20.00%) XML
19 84 (18.88%) Mathematics
20 82 (18.43%) jQuery
20 82 (18.43%) Computer Science Degree
21 73 (16.40%) Microsoft
22 72 (16.18%) Windows
23 71 (15.96%) OOP
24 62 (13.93%) AngularJS
25 61 (13.71%) Linux
26 58 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
27 57 (12.81%) .NET Framework
28 53 (11.91%) HTML5
28 53 (11.91%) VB.NET

Junior Software Developer 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 15 (3.37%) Apache
2 13 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 12 (2.70%) IIS
4 5 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.67%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.67%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.45%) CMS
7 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.57%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (1.12%) Datadog
6 4 (0.90%) SaaS
7 3 (0.67%) GitHub
7 3 (0.67%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) Force.com
8 1 (0.22%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (0.22%) CDMA
2 1 (0.22%) GSM
2 1 (0.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) LTE
2 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.22%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (31.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.74%) MySQL
3 27 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.72%) Big Data
5 16 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.15%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.70%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.35%) GIS
12 5 (1.12%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.12%) Hazelcast
12 5 (1.12%) MS Access
12 5 (1.12%) SQLite
13 4 (0.90%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.90%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.90%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 47 (10.56%) Visual Studio
2 29 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.37%) Subversion
5 10 (2.25%) JIRA
6 8 (1.80%) JSUnit
7 7 (1.57%) Xcode
8 5 (1.12%) JUnit
8 5 (1.12%) Selenium
9 4 (0.90%) Babel
9 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.90%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.67%) Ant
10 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 38 (8.54%) Finance
3 27 (6.07%) Automotive
4 23 (5.17%) Games
5 21 (4.72%) Aerospace
6 16 (3.60%) Banking
7 11 (2.47%) Marketing
8 9 (2.02%) Front Office
9 8 (1.80%) Back Office
9 8 (1.80%) Legal
9 8 (1.80%) Retail
10 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.12%) Advertising
12 4 (0.90%) Electronics
12 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Billing
13 2 (0.45%) Publishing
14 1 (0.22%) Law
14 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (51.69%) .NET
2 168 (37.75%) HTML
3 161 (36.18%) ASP.NET
4 151 (33.93%) CSS
5 89 (20.00%) XML
6 82 (18.43%) jQuery
7 62 (13.93%) AngularJS
8 58 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (12.81%) .NET Framework
10 53 (11.91%) HTML5
11 49 (11.01%) Web Services
12 44 (9.89%) Node.js
13 40 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 30 (6.74%) CSS3
15 27 (6.07%) React
16 24 (5.39%) WPF
17 22 (4.94%) Entity Framework
18 21 (4.72%) Qt
19 18 (4.04%) WinForms
20 15 (3.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 189 (42.47%) Computer Science
2 39 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.82%) Data Structures
4 14 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 12 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.47%) Fintech
8 8 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.80%) iPad
9 6 (1.35%) Social Media
10 4 (0.90%) PKI
11 3 (0.67%) BBC
11 3 (0.67%) User Experience
12 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.45%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.45%) PMI
12 2 (0.45%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (16.18%) Windows
2 61 (13.71%) Linux
3 45 (10.11%) Android
4 31 (6.97%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.27%) VxWorks
6 11 (2.47%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.12%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) Unix
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (36.85%) OO
2 134 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (29.89%) Software Engineering
4 105 (23.60%) MVC
5 95 (21.35%) SDLC
6 84 (18.88%) Mathematics
7 71 (15.96%) OOP
8 44 (9.89%) Scrum
8 44 (9.89%) TDD
9 33 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (6.97%) Open Source
10 31 (6.97%) Physics
10 31 (6.97%) Test Automation
11 30 (6.74%) Software Testing
12 28 (6.29%) Web Development
13 27 (6.07%) Unit Testing
14 23 (5.17%) Analytics
14 23 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 278 (62.47%) C#
2 194 (43.60%) JavaScript
3 179 (40.22%) Java
4 173 (38.88%) SQL
5 171 (38.43%) C++
6 53 (11.91%) VB.NET
7 44 (9.89%) C
7 44 (9.89%) Python
8 36 (8.09%) T-SQL
9 26 (5.84%) Ruby
10 19 (4.27%) Scala
10 19 (4.27%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.82%) PHP
12 15 (3.37%) Perl
13 14 (3.15%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.57%) Clojure
14 7 (1.57%) Haskell
15 6 (1.35%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.35%) Go
16 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 221 (49.66%) Degree
2 82 (18.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (6.74%) Security Cleared
4 28 (6.29%) Numerate Degree
5 23 (5.17%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.35%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.45%) MCP
8 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.22%) HND
9 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.29%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.35%) SEPA
3 2 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.25%) Docker
4 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.17%) Ansible
2 6 (1.35%) Opsview
3 5 (1.12%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.54%) Oracle
3 24 (5.39%) VMware
4 6 (1.35%) Splunk
5 4 (0.90%) Google
5 4 (0.90%) LexisNexis
5 4 (0.90%) SAP
5 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.67%) Facebook
6 3 (0.67%) Telerik
7 1 (0.22%) Apple
7 1 (0.22%) Atmel
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.22%) Sage
7 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.22%) Sony
7 1 (0.22%) Sybase
7 1 (0.22%) Zend
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