Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

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

Junior Software Engineer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 155 164
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.098% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
West Sussex median annual salary £28,750 £23,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.34% +17.50% -24.53%
10th Percentile £26,475 £21,700 £19,000
90th Percentile £31,225 £30,025 £21,000
South East median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1969 2336 2578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.17% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2161 2250
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in West Sussex

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in West Sussex

Junior Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Burgess Hill +1 1 £30,000 -
Horsham - 1 £27,500 -
Junior Software Engineer
South East

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, Junior 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Junior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB

Junior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PhD