The median annual salary for a Junior Programmer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Programmer
England / South West
Rank 226 - 247
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.099% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £27,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4866 5681 5920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.61% 96.76% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4702 4959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Junior Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Programmer in the South West

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Junior Programmer in the South West

Junior Programmer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
Somerset - 2 £23,250 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Junior Programmer
England

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Junior Programmer 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 West region featuring Junior Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) XMPie
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) Clojure
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Clojure
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) XMPie
2 1 (20.00%) Apple