The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £28,745 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Software Developer
UK / England
Rank 636 753 704
Rank change year-on-year +117 -49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 191 167 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 132 161 215
Median salary £28,745 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.98% -5.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

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 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 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 23 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
South East +65 50 £29,000 +10.47% 20
South West +62 45 £30,000 +15.38% 5
London +82 40 £35,000 +27.27% 13
North West -13 17 £26,250 +16.66% 5
West Midlands +29 15 £23,500 -2.08% 4
East Midlands -8 10 £22,500 -6.25% 3
East of England +35 7 £23,500 -21.66%
Yorkshire +19 7 £23,000 -17.85% 1
Junior Software Developer
UK

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 235 (57.32%) C#
2 216 (52.68%) Computer Science
3 206 (50.24%) SQL
4 192 (46.83%) .NET
5 183 (44.63%) Java
6 181 (44.15%) OO
7 179 (43.66%) C++
8 161 (39.27%) Degree
9 156 (38.05%) JavaScript
10 133 (32.44%) HTML
11 132 (32.20%) Mathematics
12 129 (31.46%) SDLC
13 128 (31.22%) ASP.NET
14 122 (29.76%) XML
15 118 (28.78%) CSS
15 118 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
16 116 (28.29%) SQL Server
17 107 (26.10%) Software Engineering
18 81 (19.76%) MVC
19 64 (15.61%) jQuery
19 64 (15.61%) AngularJS
20 63 (15.37%) OOP
21 49 (11.95%) Microsoft
22 46 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (11.22%) HTML5
23 45 (10.98%) Web Services
24 43 (10.49%) Relational Database
25 39 (9.51%) Windows
26 37 (9.02%) Python
26 37 (9.02%) Finance

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.71%) Apache
3 5 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.98%) Apache Pig
4 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.98%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.73%) IIS
6 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.22%) Datadog
4 4 (0.98%) SaaS
5 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.73%) Heroku
6 1 (0.24%) Force.com
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.49%) Relational Database
3 27 (6.59%) MySQL
4 14 (3.41%) Big Data
5 13 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.93%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.93%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.73%) GIS
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.24%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 36 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.85%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.66%) Subversion
4 10 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.95%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.71%) JIRA
7 5 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.22%) Selenium
7 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.98%) Babel
8 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.73%) JSUnit
9 3 (0.73%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.73%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.49%) Ant
10 2 (0.49%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.49%) NUnit
10 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (9.02%) Finance
2 24 (5.85%) Automotive
3 23 (5.61%) Games
3 23 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.63%) Aerospace
5 18 (4.39%) Banking
5 18 (4.39%) Retail
6 9 (2.20%) Advertising
7 6 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.22%) Legal
8 5 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.98%) Marketing
10 3 (0.73%) Billing
10 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (46.83%) .NET
2 133 (32.44%) HTML
3 128 (31.22%) ASP.NET
4 122 (29.76%) XML
5 118 (28.78%) CSS
6 64 (15.61%) AngularJS
6 64 (15.61%) jQuery
7 46 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (11.22%) HTML5
8 45 (10.98%) Web Services
9 31 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (7.56%) WPF
10 29 (7.07%) .NET Framework
10 29 (7.07%) WCF
11 26 (6.34%) CSS3
12 24 (5.85%) RESTful
13 22 (5.37%) Node.js
14 19 (4.63%) Qt
14 19 (4.63%) React
15 16 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 216 (52.68%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.95%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.95%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.46%) Fintech
6 6 (1.46%) iPad
7 5 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.98%) Life Science
8 4 (0.98%) PKI
9 3 (0.73%) BBC
9 3 (0.73%) User Experience
10 2 (0.49%) NHS
11 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.24%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.51%) Windows
2 35 (8.54%) Android
3 32 (7.80%) Linux
4 22 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.95%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.73%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (44.15%) OO
2 132 (32.20%) Mathematics
3 129 (31.46%) SDLC
4 118 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (26.10%) Software Engineering
6 81 (19.76%) MVC
7 63 (15.37%) OOP
8 36 (8.78%) TDD
9 34 (8.29%) Scrum
10 33 (8.05%) Physics
11 25 (6.10%) Open Source
12 23 (5.61%) Web Development
13 21 (5.12%) Analytics
14 16 (3.90%) BDD
15 15 (3.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.17%) Android Development
17 12 (2.93%) Mentoring
17 12 (2.93%) Unit Testing
18 11 (2.68%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (57.32%) C#
2 206 (50.24%) SQL
3 183 (44.63%) Java
4 179 (43.66%) C++
5 156 (38.05%) JavaScript
6 37 (9.02%) Python
7 34 (8.29%) C
8 32 (7.80%) T-SQL
9 27 (6.59%) Ruby
10 24 (5.85%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.68%) Perl
11 11 (2.68%) PHP
12 8 (1.95%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.46%) CoffeeScript
13 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.22%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.22%) SOQL
15 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.49%) Delphi
16 2 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 161 (39.27%) Degree
2 10 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.71%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.73%) HND
6 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.83%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.95%) Docker
3 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.22%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.61%) Oracle
3 9 (2.20%) VMware
4 5 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.98%) Google
5 4 (0.98%) LexisNexis
6 3 (0.73%) Facebook
6 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.49%) Telerik
8 1 (0.24%) Apple
8 1 (0.24%) IBM
8 1 (0.24%) Sage
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
JDA Software
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Health + Bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Offer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum excellent training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago