The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Software Engineer
England / London
Rank 553 621 634
Rank change year-on-year +68 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.058% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.060% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 14
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% -5.66%  

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
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 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 23 March 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 23 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 +47 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Junior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
4 15 (46.88%) Degree
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
9 9 (28.13%) webpack
9 9 (28.13%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) C++
9 9 (28.13%) TDD
9 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.00%) LINQ
10 8 (25.00%) Marketing
10 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (25.00%) MySQL
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (25.00%) N-Tier
10 8 (25.00%) SOA
10 8 (25.00%) Campaign Management
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) C#
12 6 (18.75%) OOP
12 6 (18.75%) Finance

Junior Software Engineer 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 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Big Data
3 4 (12.50%) Redis
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) webpack
2 5 (15.63%) Grunt
3 4 (12.50%) Gerrit
3 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Babel
6 1 (3.13%) Genymotion
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) gulp
6 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (25.00%) LINQ
5 4 (12.50%) Apache Avro
5 4 (12.50%) D3.js
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) Qt
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) DirectX
7 2 (6.25%) HTML
7 2 (6.25%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (12.50%) Fintech
5 2 (6.25%) PMI
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.13%) iPad
6 1 (3.13%) iPhone
6 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Campaign Management
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (18.75%) OOP
6 5 (15.63%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) MapReduce
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Android Development
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
9 2 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) C++
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (12.50%) HDFS
2 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Facebook
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago