Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 297 330
Rank change year-on-year +61 +33 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 104 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.01% 0.46% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.47% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 98 18 29
South West median annual salary £27,500 £24,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £21,650
90th Percentile £37,500 £27,875 £29,000
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 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 10021 10579 11485
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 96.97% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8298 8927 9726
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Bristol -31 32 £25,000 - 2
Dorset +29 30 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset +19 19 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Wiltshire +10 11 £27,500 +44.74%
Gloucestershire +42 9 £25,000 +25.00%
Cornwall - 2 £24,000 -
Devon - 1 £28,000 -
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region featuring Junior Software Developer in the job title.

1 73 (70.19%) JavaScript
2 59 (56.73%) HTML
3 58 (55.77%) .NET
4 56 (53.85%) C#
5 55 (52.88%) Degree
6 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 52 (50.00%) CSS
7 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (47.12%) SQL
9 48 (46.15%) Java
10 40 (38.46%) SQL Server
11 39 (37.50%) Computer Science
12 31 (29.81%) MVC
13 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 26 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 25 (24.04%) SDLC
15 20 (19.23%) OO
16 18 (17.31%) RESTful
17 17 (16.35%) XML
17 17 (16.35%) jQuery
18 16 (15.38%) Python
18 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (14.42%) C++
19 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
20 14 (13.46%) TDD
20 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
21 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
21 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
21 13 (12.50%) Linux
22 12 (11.54%) Web Services

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 8 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 7 (6.73%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.85%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) GitHub
5 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) SMS
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) Grunt
2 2 (1.92%) gulp
2 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.92%) Selenium
2 2 (1.92%) Subversion
2 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.96%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) JMeter
3 1 (0.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.96%) Robot Framework
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (1.92%) Electronics
1 2 (1.92%) Finance
1 2 (1.92%) Games
2 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (56.73%) HTML
2 58 (55.77%) .NET
3 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 52 (50.00%) CSS
4 18 (17.31%) RESTful
5 17 (16.35%) jQuery
5 17 (16.35%) XML
6 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (11.54%) Web Services
9 11 (10.58%) WCF
10 10 (9.62%) JSON
11 9 (8.65%) Node.js
12 8 (7.69%) React
13 6 (5.77%) HTML5
14 5 (4.81%) Ajax
14 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (3.85%) XSL
16 2 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.96%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Android
3 9 (8.65%) Unix
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.81%) MVC
3 25 (24.04%) SDLC
4 20 (19.23%) OO
5 14 (13.46%) TDD
6 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.54%) OOP
7 12 (11.54%) Scrum
8 11 (10.58%) Test Automation
9 10 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.62%) Physics
9 10 (9.62%) Prototyping
9 10 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.65%) DevOps
10 9 (8.65%) Microservices
11 8 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (7.69%) Software Delivery
12 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) JavaScript
2 56 (53.85%) C#
3 49 (47.12%) SQL
4 48 (46.15%) Java
5 16 (15.38%) Python
6 15 (14.42%) C++
7 6 (5.77%) PHP
8 5 (4.81%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.88%) Perl
9 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.96%) C
11 1 (0.96%) Elixir
11 1 (0.96%) Erlang
11 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (52.88%) Degree
2 26 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.77%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Ansible
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Google
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) Zend