Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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 West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 230 341
Rank change year-on-year -56 +111 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 61 94 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.57% 0.93% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.96% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 11
South West median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £29,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% +11.54% -1.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,270 9,804 10,870
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.73% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8,528 8,172 9,112
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in the South West

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in the South West

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in the South West

Junior Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Dorset -27 25 £25,000 -16.67% 2
Bristol -71 16 £22,500 - 3
Gloucestershire +35 9 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Cornwall -13 5 £20,500 -25.45%
Wiltshire - 4 £27,500 - 3
Somerset +16 2 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Junior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 51 (83.61%) .NET
2 50 (81.97%) C#
3 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
4 39 (63.93%) SQL
5 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
6 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
7 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (44.26%) Degree
9 26 (42.62%) HTML
10 25 (40.98%) CSS
10 25 (40.98%) OO
10 25 (40.98%) AngularJS
10 25 (40.98%) Relational Database
11 21 (34.43%) OOP
12 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
13 19 (31.15%) Java
14 17 (27.87%) Greenfield Project
14 17 (27.87%) Python
14 17 (27.87%) Web Development
15 16 (26.23%) SaaS
16 14 (22.95%) Scrum
16 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
17 13 (21.31%) Perl
17 13 (21.31%) Oracle
18 12 (19.67%) XML
18 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
18 12 (19.67%) Google
18 12 (19.67%) Computer Science Degree
19 11 (18.03%) SDLC
19 11 (18.03%) MVC

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) SaaS
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.98%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.48%) OLAP
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JMeter
1 5 (8.20%) Robot Framework
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Electronics
2 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (83.61%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
3 26 (42.62%) HTML
4 25 (40.98%) AngularJS
4 25 (40.98%) CSS
5 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
6 12 (19.67%) XML
7 10 (16.39%) jQuery
8 7 (11.48%) Angular 2
8 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Core
8 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
8 7 (11.48%) XSL
9 3 (4.92%) J2EE
9 3 (4.92%) WCF
10 1 (1.64%) Ajax
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.64%) Spring
10 1 (1.64%) Symfony
10 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Fintech
4 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Robotics
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) OO
3 21 (34.43%) OOP
4 17 (27.87%) Web Development
5 14 (22.95%) Scrum
6 11 (18.03%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) SDLC
7 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.75%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (14.75%) Programme Management
8 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.11%) Kanban
8 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
8 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.48%) Use Case
10 5 (8.20%) Microservices
11 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (4.92%) Physics
11 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (81.97%) C#
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.15%) Java
5 17 (27.87%) Python
6 13 (21.31%) Perl
7 10 (16.39%) C++
8 9 (14.75%) TypeScript
9 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.20%) Elixir
9 5 (8.20%) Erlang
10 2 (3.28%) C
11 1 (1.64%) Delphi
11 1 (1.64%) Go
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.20%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 12 (19.67%) Google
4 9 (14.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Embarcadero