The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 139 148
Rank change year-on-year +41 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.56% 0.20% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.22% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +48.80%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1846 2309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1488 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in Reading

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Core
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 7 (38.89%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (33.33%) Information Governance
7 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Big Data
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Core
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 6 (33.33%) BDD
2 6 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft