Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Java Software Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Java Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1207 1282
Rank change year-on-year +63 +75 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Software Engineer 33 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.008% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 32
UK median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +20.00% +22.22%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,600 £21,325
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +32.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Junior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Junior Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Java Software Engineer in the UK

Junior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Java Software Engineer in the UK

Junior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Engineer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Java Software Engineer in the UK

Junior Java Software Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +41 28 £32,500 -1.52% 1
UK excluding London +74 22 £30,000 -9.09% 1
London +6 11 £40,000 -11.11%
North West - 7 £35,000 -
South West - 7 £26,000 -
North of England - 7 £35,000 -
Scotland -5 4 £30,000 -33.33%
South East +28 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £29,000 -
Wales - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Junior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Junior Java Software Engineer 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 featuring Junior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (57.58%) Degree
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
4 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
6 11 (33.33%) Spring
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) Node.js
7 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
9 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
9 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (21.21%) SWT
9 7 (21.21%) HTML5
9 7 (21.21%) Analytics
10 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
10 6 (18.18%) Android
10 6 (18.18%) Web Services
11 5 (15.15%) Linux
11 5 (15.15%) C#
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
11 5 (15.15%) Banking
11 5 (15.15%) Open Source
11 5 (15.15%) Mathematics

Junior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (12.12%) JBoss
1 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse RCP
2 4 (12.12%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) French Language
2 4 (12.12%) German Language
3 3 (9.09%) Automotive
3 3 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) Spring
3 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
3 10 (30.30%) Node.js
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) SWT
6 6 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (12.12%) GWT
7 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
7 4 (12.12%) Java EE
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) MyBatis
7 4 (12.12%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) Struts
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) Apache Camel
8 3 (9.09%) CSS3
8 3 (9.09%) Java SE
8 3 (9.09%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
5 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
5 5 (15.15%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk