Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 268 342
Rank change year-on-year +24 +74 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 84 72 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.80% 0.69% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.71% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 10
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,725
90th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £29,800
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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 10,115 10,117 10,623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.41% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,402 8,457 8,955
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Bristol +8 44 £25,000 +11.11% 4
Dorset -18 23 £25,000 -16.67% 2
Wiltshire -2 7 £22,625 -9.50%
Gloucestershire +19 6 £24,500 -9.26% 2
Devon +21 3 £25,000 -
Cornwall -7 1 £20,500 -25.45%
Junior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 69 (82.14%) .NET
2 62 (73.81%) C#
3 53 (63.10%) SQL Server
3 53 (63.10%) OO
4 49 (58.33%) SQL
5 47 (55.95%) Java
6 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 42 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 40 (47.62%) Degree
8 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
9 35 (41.67%) HTML
10 34 (40.48%) CSS
11 30 (35.71%) Python
11 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (34.52%) Oracle
12 29 (34.52%) Relational Database
13 26 (30.95%) OOP
14 22 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
15 21 (25.00%) C++
15 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
16 20 (23.81%) Scrum
16 20 (23.81%) Finance
17 17 (20.24%) Perl
17 17 (20.24%) XML
17 17 (20.24%) SDLC
17 17 (20.24%) Web Development
17 17 (20.24%) Google
18 16 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
18 16 (19.05%) jQuery

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 (1.19%) CMS
1 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) DNS
1 4 (4.76%) HTTPS
1 4 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (63.10%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.52%) Relational Database
3 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
3 13 (15.48%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.76%) OLAP
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Android Studio
1 7 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (8.33%) JIRA
1 7 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 7 (8.33%) Trac
1 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.33%) Xcode
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (1.19%) JMeter
3 1 (1.19%) Robot Framework
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Electronics
2 16 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 16 (19.05%) Marketing
2 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.48%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (82.14%) .NET
2 42 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (41.67%) HTML
4 34 (40.48%) CSS
5 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 17 (20.24%) XML
7 16 (19.05%) jQuery
8 13 (15.48%) J2EE
9 8 (9.52%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.76%) Angular 2
11 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Core
11 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.57%) XSL
13 2 (2.38%) RESTful
14 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.19%) LINQ
14 1 (1.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (1.19%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) OO
2 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (30.95%) OOP
4 20 (23.81%) Scrum
5 17 (20.24%) SDLC
5 17 (20.24%) Web Development
6 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 15 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 14 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 14 (16.67%) Physics
8 14 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.10%) Logistics
10 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.33%) MVC
11 7 (8.33%) Ticket Management
12 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.95%) Use Case
14 4 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (73.81%) C#
2 49 (58.33%) SQL
3 47 (55.95%) Java
4 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 30 (35.71%) Python
6 21 (25.00%) C++
7 17 (20.24%) Perl
8 8 (9.52%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.57%) C
11 2 (2.38%) Go
11 2 (2.38%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.19%) Elixir
12 1 (1.19%) Erlang
12 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) Degree
2 22 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.52%) Oracle
3 17 (20.24%) Google
4 16 (19.05%) SAP