Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 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 Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 280 266
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.054% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.055% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Manchester median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +12.87% -2.88%
10th Percentile £27,100 £23,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £33,696 £30,625
North West median annual salary £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.73% +5.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7669 7211 7181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6368 6193 5978
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in Manchester

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in Manchester

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 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
Stockport - 5 £35,000 -
Junior Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region featuring Junior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) Automotive
7 5 (41.67%) XML
7 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
7 5 (41.67%) DevOps
8 4 (33.33%) CSS3
8 4 (33.33%) Big Data
8 4 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
8 4 (33.33%) Analytics
8 4 (33.33%) jQuery
8 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (33.33%) Node.js
8 4 (33.33%) OO
8 4 (33.33%) C#
8 4 (33.33%) Java EE
9 3 (25.00%) SWT
9 3 (25.00%) Java SE
9 3 (25.00%) DOM
9 3 (25.00%) XSLT

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 2 (16.67%) WebStorm
General
1 6 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) French Language
2 2 (16.67%) German Language
2 2 (16.67%) Japanese Language
2 2 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) AWT
5 3 (25.00%) DOM
5 3 (25.00%) Java SE
5 3 (25.00%) OSGi
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) SAX
5 3 (25.00%) Swing
5 3 (25.00%) SWT
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware