Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 732 826
Rank change year-on-year -37 +94 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 76 111 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 73 108 98
London median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -
10th Percentile £22,700 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £39,750 £52,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +8 15 £35,000 +11.11% 2
West London +12 6 £30,000 -3.23% 2
South London +7 1 £25,000 +16.28%
East London - 1 £55,000 -
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 46 (60.53%) C#
2 42 (55.26%) Degree
3 35 (46.05%) Computer Science
4 33 (43.42%) .NET
5 30 (39.47%) OO
6 26 (34.21%) C++
7 25 (32.89%) SQL
8 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
9 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
9 23 (30.26%) OOP
10 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
11 20 (26.32%) Physics
11 20 (26.32%) QA
11 20 (26.32%) Numerate Degree
12 18 (23.68%) Qt
12 18 (23.68%) Aerospace
12 18 (23.68%) Automotive
12 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
12 18 (23.68%) Games
13 16 (21.05%) Windows
14 15 (19.74%) Java
15 14 (18.42%) HTML
16 13 (17.11%) Finance
17 12 (15.79%) Web Development
17 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
17 12 (15.79%) CSS
18 11 (14.47%) Computer Science Degree
19 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing

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 4 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 18 (23.68%) Aerospace
1 18 (23.68%) Automotive
1 18 (23.68%) Games
1 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.11%) Finance
3 8 (10.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 2 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) .NET
2 18 (23.68%) Qt
3 14 (18.42%) HTML
4 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 12 (15.79%) CSS
5 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.21%) React
6 7 (9.21%) XML
7 6 (7.89%) HTML5
7 6 (7.89%) NHibernate
7 6 (7.89%) Node.js
8 5 (6.58%) jQuery
9 4 (5.26%) WPF
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.95%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.95%) LINQ
10 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.63%) JSON
11 2 (2.63%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.95%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) BBC
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Android
2 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) OO
2 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
3 23 (30.26%) OOP
4 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 20 (26.32%) Physics
6 12 (15.79%) Web Development
7 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.84%) TDD
9 7 (9.21%) Scrum
10 6 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.58%) High Availability
11 5 (6.58%) ITIL
11 5 (6.58%) Low Latency
11 5 (6.58%) MVC
11 5 (6.58%) SDLC
11 5 (6.58%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.95%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (60.53%) C#
2 26 (34.21%) C++
3 25 (32.89%) SQL
4 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.74%) Java
6 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.89%) Ruby
8 4 (5.26%) Python
9 3 (3.95%) Scala
9 3 (3.95%) U-SQL
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) Degree
2 20 (26.32%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (14.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.32%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.32%) PhD
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Splunk
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Tableau