Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 427 473 519
Rank change year-on-year +46 +46 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 120 117 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 115 113 114
South East median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £34,625
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in the South East

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in the South East

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in the South East

Junior Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hampshire +20 42 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Thames Valley +26 29 £30,000 +0.32% 2
Surrey -9 15 £27,500 -1.79% 1
East Sussex +12 13 £27,500 +22.22% 1
West Sussex - 13 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 11 £30,000 +27.66% 1
Berkshire +19 9 £31,250 -3.85% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £29,500 -1.35%
Kent +26 7 £28,750 +30.68%
Junior Software Developer
England

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 98 (81.67%) C#
2 86 (71.67%) .NET
3 70 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 62 (51.67%) ASP.NET
5 58 (48.33%) SQL Server
6 54 (45.00%) SQL
6 54 (45.00%) HTML
7 51 (42.50%) CSS
8 50 (41.67%) Degree
9 49 (40.83%) Computer Science
10 38 (31.67%) Software Engineering
11 36 (30.00%) MVC
11 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (25.83%) Java
14 25 (20.83%) jQuery
15 23 (19.17%) C++
15 23 (19.17%) Windows
15 23 (19.17%) Apple iOS
16 22 (18.33%) OO
17 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 19 (15.83%) Android
18 19 (15.83%) Linux
19 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
20 17 (14.17%) XML
20 17 (14.17%) VB.NET
21 16 (13.33%) Web Development
21 16 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
22 15 (12.50%) Unit Testing
23 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.83%) SaaS
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) CDMA
1 1 (0.83%) GSM
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) LTE
1 1 (0.83%) MQTT
1 1 (0.83%) SNMP
1 1 (0.83%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.17%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.67%) MS Access
4 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.00%) SQLite
5 4 (3.33%) MySQL
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.67%) Subversion
4 4 (3.33%) JIRA
5 3 (2.50%) Xcode
6 2 (1.67%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.83%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 9 (7.50%) Marketing
2 8 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.83%) Finance
4 5 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (71.67%) .NET
2 62 (51.67%) ASP.NET
3 54 (45.00%) HTML
4 51 (42.50%) CSS
5 32 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (20.83%) jQuery
7 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 17 (14.17%) XML
9 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (9.17%) Ajax
11 10 (8.33%) WinForms
12 9 (7.50%) HTML5
13 8 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 8 (6.67%) CSS3
13 8 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (5.83%) LESS
14 7 (5.83%) Sass
14 7 (5.83%) Web Services
14 7 (5.83%) WPF
15 6 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (40.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.33%) User Experience
7 3 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.50%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.50%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.83%) PMI
8 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Apple iOS
1 23 (19.17%) Windows
2 19 (15.83%) Android
2 19 (15.83%) Linux
3 7 (5.83%) VxWorks
4 3 (2.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Software Engineering
2 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.00%) MVC
3 22 (18.33%) OO
4 16 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (13.33%) Web Development
5 15 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 11 (9.17%) iOS Development
6 11 (9.17%) OOP
7 10 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.50%) Mathematics
9 8 (6.67%) Scrum
9 8 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (5.83%) Analytics
10 7 (5.83%) API Integration
10 7 (5.83%) B2B
10 7 (5.83%) B2B Marketing
10 7 (5.83%) SDLC
10 7 (5.83%) Web Analytics
11 6 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (81.67%) C#
2 70 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 54 (45.00%) SQL
4 31 (25.83%) Java
5 23 (19.17%) C++
6 17 (14.17%) VB.NET
7 14 (11.67%) PHP
8 11 (9.17%) Python
9 10 (8.33%) C
10 7 (5.83%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.83%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (41.67%) Degree
2 8 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.83%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.83%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.17%) Oracle
3 7 (5.83%) Google
3 7 (5.83%) HP
3 7 (5.83%) VMware
4 3 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat