The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Software Developer
England / London
Rank 546 617 606
Rank change year-on-year +71 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 42 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 48
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,200 £50,000
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 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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 24 March 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 24 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
City of London +51 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wimbledon - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon - 1 - - 3
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 49 (54.44%) C#
1 49 (54.44%) Computer Science
2 44 (48.89%) Degree
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 38 (42.22%) C++
3 38 (42.22%) Java
4 36 (40.00%) OO
5 32 (35.56%) Mathematics
6 31 (34.44%) .NET
6 31 (34.44%) OOP
7 29 (32.22%) CSS
8 28 (31.11%) Finance
9 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
9 26 (28.89%) SQL
10 25 (27.78%) HTML
10 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 24 (26.67%) QA
12 22 (24.44%) Games
12 22 (24.44%) AngularJS
13 21 (23.33%) Telecoms
13 21 (23.33%) Physics
14 20 (22.22%) Aerospace
14 20 (22.22%) Automotive
14 20 (22.22%) Qt
15 19 (21.11%) TDD
16 18 (20.00%) Python
17 16 (17.78%) Ruby
18 15 (16.67%) Banking
18 15 (16.67%) React

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (7.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.33%) Heroku
2 3 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Force.com
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.33%) Big Data
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.11%) Endeca
6 1 (1.11%) GIS
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.78%) Subversion
4 4 (4.44%) Babel
4 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.33%) Selenium
5 3 (3.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.22%) JUnit
6 2 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.11%) NUnit
7 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 22 (24.44%) Games
3 21 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 20 (22.22%) Aerospace
4 20 (22.22%) Automotive
5 15 (16.67%) Banking
6 14 (15.56%) Retail
7 7 (7.78%) Advertising
8 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
8 4 (4.44%) Legal
9 3 (3.33%) Billing
9 3 (3.33%) Marketing
10 2 (2.22%) Back Office
10 2 (2.22%) Front Office
10 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (1.11%) German Language
11 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
11 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) .NET
2 29 (32.22%) CSS
3 25 (27.78%) HTML
4 22 (24.44%) AngularJS
5 20 (22.22%) Qt
6 15 (16.67%) React
7 14 (15.56%) Node.js
8 13 (14.44%) jQuery
9 11 (12.22%) HTML5
10 10 (11.11%) XML
11 8 (8.89%) Web Services
12 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.78%) Django
13 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (6.67%) CSS3
13 6 (6.67%) JSON
14 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (5.56%) MDX
14 5 (5.56%) Spring
15 4 (4.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 49 (54.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Fintech
4 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.33%) BBC
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.11%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.11%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Android
2 11 (12.22%) Windows
3 10 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 9 (10.00%) Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.00%) OO
3 32 (35.56%) Mathematics
4 31 (34.44%) OOP
5 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
6 21 (23.33%) Physics
7 19 (21.11%) TDD
8 12 (13.33%) MVC
9 11 (12.22%) Android Development
10 10 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 9 (10.00%) Open Source
12 8 (8.89%) Analytics
12 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.89%) Mobile Development
13 7 (7.78%) BDD
13 7 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.67%) Web Development
15 5 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 49 (54.44%) C#
2 44 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 38 (42.22%) C++
3 38 (42.22%) Java
4 26 (28.89%) SQL
5 18 (20.00%) Python
6 16 (17.78%) Ruby
7 6 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (6.67%) Perl
8 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) Go
9 2 (2.22%) PHP
9 2 (2.22%) Scala
10 1 (1.11%) Haskell
10 1 (1.11%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (48.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.67%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) LexisNexis
3 3 (3.33%) Facebook
3 3 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 11 days ago