The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 575 643
Rank change year-on-year +16 +68  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 56 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 45
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year +0.91% +9.00%  

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 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in London

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in London

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in London

Junior Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +27 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Croydon - 5 - -
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 52 (54.17%) Degree
2 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 47 (48.96%) C#
4 45 (46.88%) Computer Science
5 41 (42.71%) Java
6 37 (38.54%) C++
7 32 (33.33%) .NET
7 32 (33.33%) OO
8 31 (32.29%) Software Engineering
9 29 (30.21%) TDD
10 28 (29.17%) Mathematics
10 28 (29.17%) Finance
11 27 (28.13%) Node.js
12 26 (27.08%) OOP
13 25 (26.04%) Telecoms
14 24 (25.00%) QA
14 24 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
15 22 (22.92%) CSS
15 22 (22.92%) Physics
16 21 (21.88%) Aerospace
16 21 (21.88%) Automotive
16 21 (21.88%) Games
16 21 (21.88%) Qt
17 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
17 19 (19.79%) Computer Science Degree
17 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
17 19 (19.79%) HTML
18 18 (18.75%) React
19 15 (15.63%) SQL

Junior Software Developer 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 8 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Heroku
3 2 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Force.com
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) Big Data
3 6 (6.25%) GIS
4 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.21%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.17%) Blockchain
5 4 (4.17%) Data Lake
6 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.08%) Redis
8 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.21%) JUnit
4 4 (4.17%) Babel
4 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.13%) Selenium
6 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 25 (26.04%) Telecoms
3 21 (21.88%) Aerospace
3 21 (21.88%) Automotive
3 21 (21.88%) Games
4 13 (13.54%) Banking
5 9 (9.38%) Front Office
6 8 (8.33%) Back Office
6 8 (8.33%) Legal
7 3 (3.13%) Electronics
7 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.13%) Marketing
7 3 (3.13%) Retail
8 1 (1.04%) Advertising
8 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) .NET
2 27 (28.13%) Node.js
3 22 (22.92%) CSS
4 21 (21.88%) Qt
5 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
5 19 (19.79%) HTML
6 18 (18.75%) React
7 13 (13.54%) jQuery
8 10 (10.42%) HTML5
8 10 (10.42%) XML
9 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 9 (9.38%) Spring
10 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.25%) CSS3
10 6 (6.25%) Kafka
11 5 (5.21%) Django
11 5 (5.21%) Guava
11 5 (5.21%) JPA
11 5 (5.21%) Spring MVC
11 5 (5.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.33%) Fintech
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.13%) BBC
4 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.08%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 9 (9.38%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) OO
3 31 (32.29%) Software Engineering
4 29 (30.21%) TDD
5 28 (29.17%) Mathematics
6 26 (27.08%) OOP
7 22 (22.92%) Physics
8 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.58%) MVC
10 13 (13.54%) Open Source
11 12 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.42%) Analytics
12 10 (10.42%) BDD
13 9 (9.38%) Mobile Development
14 8 (8.33%) Scrum
15 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.29%) High Availability
15 7 (7.29%) Software Testing
16 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 47 (48.96%) C#
3 41 (42.71%) Java
4 37 (38.54%) C++
5 15 (15.63%) Python
5 15 (15.63%) SQL
6 12 (12.50%) Scala
7 9 (9.38%) Ruby
8 6 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (6.25%) Go
8 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.04%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.04%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 52 (54.17%) Degree
2 24 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 19 (19.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) QA
2 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Opsview
2 4 (4.17%) Ansible
2 4 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Splunk
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) LexisNexis
4 3 (3.13%) Facebook
4 3 (3.13%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago