The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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 Engineer
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 621 655
Rank change year-on-year +30 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 23 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.067% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.070% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 18
Median salary £32,500 £32,858 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  

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 34605 38566 43117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.94% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28096 33532 36409
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in London

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in London

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Engineer in London

Junior Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 +11 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Junior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Junior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (58.33%) .NET
3 19 (52.78%) Degree
4 18 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
7 13 (36.11%) C#
8 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) Entity Framework
9 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (27.78%) C++
10 10 (27.78%) Windows
11 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (22.22%) Java
12 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
13 7 (19.44%) Campaign Management
13 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (19.44%) webpack
13 7 (19.44%) High Availability
13 7 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (19.44%) Marketing
13 7 (19.44%) LINQ
13 7 (19.44%) SOA
13 7 (19.44%) N-Tier
13 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (19.44%) MySQL
13 7 (19.44%) Oracle
13 7 (19.44%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (16.67%) XML

Junior Software Engineer 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 7 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) webpack
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (30.56%) Entity Framework
4 7 (19.44%) LINQ
5 6 (16.67%) XML
6 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.11%) HTML
7 4 (11.11%) React
7 4 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) Qt
9 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.78%) jQuery
9 1 (2.78%) Laravel
9 1 (2.78%) Node.js
9 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.78%) Web Services
9 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) N-Tier
3 6 (16.67%) Fintech
4 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Campaign Management
3 7 (19.44%) High Availability
3 7 (19.44%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
7 2 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) C++
4 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) C
8 1 (2.78%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 6 (16.67%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Google
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum To £30K Dep on Academic level
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sovrn
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + unlimited holiday
Posted: 23 days ago