The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 94 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 143 107 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.60% 2.02% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 2.16% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 111 92 113
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Berkshire region.

Junior Salary Trend in Berkshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Junior
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 59 £25,500 -7.27% 6
Newbury +5 23 £27,250 -0.90%
Slough +12 16 £29,000 +16.00% 2
Bracknell -24 6 £38,750 +64.89% 1
Windsor - 6 £25,750 -
Maidenhead -4 4 £20,500 -54.44%
Wokingham 0 1 £21,500 -27.73% 2
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 111 (42.37%) HTML
2 101 (38.55%) JavaScript
3 90 (34.35%) .NET
4 89 (33.97%) C#
4 89 (33.97%) Degree
5 78 (29.77%) ASP.NET
5 78 (29.77%) CSS
6 71 (27.10%) SQL Server
7 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
8 59 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (22.14%) SQL
10 55 (20.99%) MS Excel
11 49 (18.70%) HTML5
12 48 (18.32%) Computer Science
13 47 (17.94%) MVC
14 42 (16.03%) jQuery
15 38 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (12.98%) QA
16 34 (12.98%) Finance
17 32 (12.21%) Windows
17 32 (12.21%) Linux
17 32 (12.21%) Java
18 29 (11.07%) Telecoms
19 28 (10.69%) Web Development
19 28 (10.69%) C++
20 27 (10.31%) Software Engineering
21 24 (9.16%) CSS3
22 23 (8.78%) OO
23 20 (7.63%) Waterfall

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.29%) Joomla!
3 6 (2.29%) CMS
4 5 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.53%) IIS
5 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.15%) Apache
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.76%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.76%) JBoss
7 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) concrete5
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) Jetty
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.05%) MS Office
3 7 (2.67%) MS Project
4 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.82%) LTE
1 10 (3.82%) 4G
1 10 (3.82%) VoLTE
2 8 (3.05%) ATM
3 7 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.67%) Firewall
4 6 (2.29%) NGN
4 6 (2.29%) Broadband
4 6 (2.29%) SDH
4 6 (2.29%) DSLAM
5 5 (1.91%) Internet
5 5 (1.91%) UMTS
5 5 (1.91%) CDMA
5 5 (1.91%) Wireless
6 4 (1.53%) VPN
6 4 (1.53%) LAN
6 4 (1.53%) VoIP
6 4 (1.53%) WAN
7 3 (1.15%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.15%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.34%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.44%) MySQL
3 9 (3.44%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.76%) OLAP
6 2 (0.76%) OLTP
6 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (7.25%) Selenium
2 15 (5.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (4.58%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.67%) Subversion
5 6 (2.29%) JIRA
5 6 (2.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.91%) RSpec
6 5 (1.91%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.91%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.15%) NUnit
7 3 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.15%) Moq
8 2 (0.76%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (12.98%) Finance
2 29 (11.07%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.73%) Banking
4 14 (5.34%) Marketing
5 13 (4.96%) Multimedia
6 11 (4.20%) Retail
7 7 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.29%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.15%) Games
10 3 (1.15%) Advertising
11 2 (0.76%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (42.37%) HTML
2 90 (34.35%) .NET
3 78 (29.77%) ASP.NET
3 78 (29.77%) CSS
4 49 (18.70%) HTML5
5 42 (16.03%) jQuery
6 34 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (9.16%) CSS3
8 20 (7.63%) WCF
9 19 (7.25%) WPF
10 18 (6.87%) XML
11 15 (5.73%) .NET Framework
12 13 (4.96%) JSP
13 12 (4.58%) J2EE
14 9 (3.44%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (3.44%) Ajax
15 8 (3.05%) AngularJS
16 7 (2.67%) SOAP
16 7 (2.67%) JSTL
17 5 (1.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.82%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.91%) PMI
5 5 (1.91%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.91%) iPad
5 5 (1.91%) User Experience
6 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.76%) Xbox
8 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.76%) Social Media
8 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.76%) iDTV
9 1 (0.38%) W3C
9 1 (0.38%) AS400
9 1 (0.38%) VHDL
9 1 (0.38%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.21%) Windows
1 32 (12.21%) Linux
2 13 (4.96%) UNIX
2 13 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.15%) Solaris
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (17.94%) MVC
3 28 (10.69%) Web Development
4 27 (10.31%) Software Engineering
5 23 (8.78%) OO
6 20 (7.63%) Waterfall
7 18 (6.87%) System Testing
8 16 (6.11%) TDD
9 15 (5.73%) Automation Testing
10 14 (5.34%) Business Analysis
10 14 (5.34%) PRINCE2
11 13 (4.96%) Project Management
11 13 (4.96%) Business Process Mapping
12 12 (4.58%) OOP
13 11 (4.20%) Scrum
13 11 (4.20%) BDD
13 11 (4.20%) Software Testing
14 9 (3.44%) ITIL
14 9 (3.44%) Asset Management
14 9 (3.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.55%) JavaScript
2 89 (33.97%) C#
3 58 (22.14%) SQL
4 32 (12.21%) Java
5 28 (10.69%) C++
6 17 (6.49%) VB.NET
7 13 (4.96%) Python
7 13 (4.96%) PHP
8 8 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.67%) PHP5
10 5 (1.91%) C
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) Ruby
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.76%) VB
12 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.76%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) VC++
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 89 (33.97%) Degree
2 15 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.34%) CCNA
4 10 (3.82%) RHCA
5 9 (3.44%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.05%) ISEB
6 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.29%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.91%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.15%) CCNP
9 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.15%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.15%) SCSA
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.76%) MCITP
10 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.76%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.98%) QA
2 5 (1.91%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (1.91%) vSphere
4 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.76%) Snort
6 1 (0.38%) Firmware
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.87%) VMware
3 11 (4.20%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.82%) HP
5 9 (3.44%) Oracle
6 7 (2.67%) SAP
7 6 (2.29%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.91%) Niku
8 5 (1.91%) hybris
8 5 (1.91%) Huawei
9 4 (1.53%) Cisco
10 3 (1.15%) Sun
10 3 (1.15%) Cognos
10 3 (1.15%) Juniper
10 3 (1.15%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.15%) Veritas
10 3 (1.15%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.15%) Google
11 2 (0.76%) Blue Coat
11 2 (0.76%) Fortinet
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Career, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago