£23,119
Avg. Salary
£8.07
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£1,000

Profit Sharing

£1,000

The average pay for a Junior Software Engineer is £8.07 per hour.

The average pay for a Junior Software Engineer is £23,119 per year.

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$10
90%
MEDIAN $8
$16k
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$23k
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$30k
90%
MEDIAN $23,119
£16,319 - £30,372
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£23K
£30K
MEDIAN: £23,119
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90%
£7.02 - £10.16
£7
£8
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MEDIAN: £8.07
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£0£30K
Salary £16,319 - £30,372
Bonus £0.00 - £3,103
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £5,960
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£16,148 - £30,961
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 560
Hourly Data £0£24
Hourly Rate £7.02 - £10.16
Overtime £8.36 - £24.83
Annual Data £0£30K
Bonus £0.00 - £3,103
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £5,960
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£16,148 - £30,961
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Junior Software Engineer

A junior software engineer designs codes for new software and also modifies current software. They are responsible for correcting defects and debugging software. They also recommend changes to existing software, as well as develop ideas for implementing future software. A junior software engineer must be able to keep up with rapidly changing computer technology. They must be proficient in Java-based applications, as well as work with a team of other engineers and/or information technology (IT) professionals. Junior software engineers must be able to do custom development, integrate older tools and technologies, and continuously build their own skills. They must be able to research and analyze existing programs and assist in preparing documentation for work assignments. They also conduct regular quality assurance activities such as a peer review and during meetings.

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Junior Software Engineer Tasks

  • Assist with research and develop; design software systems and applications.
  • Perform engineering level tests to find defects; troubleshoot and debug development and production issues.
  • Work closely with the team, and report clearly and accurately to management.
  • Troubleshoot, test and validate software issues; resolve issues with due urgency and maintain thorough documentation of all software solutions.

Junior Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$94K

Leidos
17 profiles
$68,784

$71,538

$64,137

$65,000

$50,615

$32,199

Common Career Paths for Junior Software Engineer


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Junior Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Junior Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

28%

14%

-13%

National Average: £23,060

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Junior Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Junior Software Engineer?

Junior Software Engineer in Worcester:
"Okay."
Pros: Close to the town center on the main road.
Cons: Takes over an hour to travel to work everyday.

Junior Software Engineer in London:
"Underpayed."
Pros: The thrill and fun of new challenging tasks.
Cons: Very low pay compared to the skill required.

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Key Stats for Junior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
1%
20 years or more
0%

Skills That Affect Junior Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
▲17%

C
▲12%

Java
▲5%

C++ Programming Language
▲2%

National Average
₤23,000

▼1%

.NET
▼2%

C++
▼2%

ASP.NET
▼4%


Python
▼5%

C#
▼6%

SQL
▼6%

ASP.NET Framework
▼7%

VB.Net
▼8%

PHP
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
1%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 62%