The median annual salary for a Junior Programmer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Programmer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 636 659
Rank change year-on-year +39 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 16 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.005% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £43,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Programmer in London

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Junior Programmer in London

Junior Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Programmer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Programmer in London

Junior Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the London 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
Twickenham - 10 £32,500 -
Junior Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region featuring Junior Programmer in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Games
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 10 (47.62%) Learning Management System
3 10 (47.62%) SaaS
3 10 (47.62%) Yii
3 10 (47.62%) Performance Improvement
3 10 (47.62%) Sass
3 10 (47.62%) User Stories
3 10 (47.62%) gulp
3 10 (47.62%) Mobile First
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) e-Learning
3 10 (47.62%) SCORM
3 10 (47.62%) PHP
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) Fintech
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
1 10 (47.62%) gulp
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
2 10 (47.62%) Sass
2 10 (47.62%) Yii
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Django
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (9.52%) SAML
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) e-Learning
1 10 (47.62%) Learning Management System
1 10 (47.62%) SCORM
2 3 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) mHealth
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Online Games
4 1 (4.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Mobile First
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Performance Improvement
2 10 (47.62%) Scrum
2 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (47.62%) User Stories
3 4 (19.05%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
5 2 (9.52%) SOLID
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) PHP
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) F#
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Fortran
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (4.76%) R
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) Blue Prism