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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 107 118 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 122 103 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.06% 1.85% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.99% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 97 89 105
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,100 £37,500
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
5455 5174 5246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.19% 93.01% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 4042 4374
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
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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 -3 38 £32,500 +44.44% 5
Newbury +7 18 £30,000 +20.00%
Windsor - 14 £24,500 -
Maidenhead -9 10 £36,250 +51.04%
Bracknell -2 9 £27,500 +14.58%
Slough +3 7 £27,500 +19.56% 5
Ascot - 2 £31,000 -
Wokingham -8 1 £35,000 +94.44%
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 87 (33.59%) Degree
2 79 (30.50%) HTML
3 77 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 69 (26.64%) Finance
5 67 (25.87%) CSS
6 64 (24.71%) .NET
7 54 (20.85%) SQL
8 53 (20.46%) Computer Science
9 48 (18.53%) C#
10 40 (15.44%) SQL Server
10 40 (15.44%) ASP.NET
11 35 (13.51%) Java
12 34 (13.13%) Microsoft
13 30 (11.58%) Windows
14 29 (11.20%) Linux
14 29 (11.20%) QA
15 26 (10.04%) PHP
16 25 (9.65%) MS Excel
17 24 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (9.27%) .NET Framework
18 23 (8.88%) Telecoms
19 21 (8.11%) ISEB
20 18 (6.95%) C++
20 18 (6.95%) T-SQL
21 17 (6.56%) Project Management
21 17 (6.56%) Web Development
21 17 (6.56%) jQuery
22 16 (6.18%) JSTL
22 16 (6.18%) Software Testing
22 16 (6.18%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 13 (5.02%) CMS
2 9 (3.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.09%) IIS
3 8 (3.09%) Apache
4 7 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.32%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.16%) Drupal
6 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.77%) WordPress
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.39%) Jetty
8 1 (0.39%) Lync
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.39%) concrete5
Applications
1 25 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.54%) MS Project
4 3 (1.16%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.77%) MicroStation
5 2 (0.77%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.39%) Simulink
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) Internet
1 7 (2.70%) MPLS
1 7 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 7 (2.70%) LTE
1 7 (2.70%) 4G
1 7 (2.70%) VoLTE
2 3 (1.16%) Firewall
2 3 (1.16%) LAN
2 3 (1.16%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) DHCP
3 1 (0.39%) VoIP
3 1 (0.39%) MGCP
3 1 (0.39%) SS7
3 1 (0.39%) Megaco
3 1 (0.39%) ISUP
3 1 (0.39%) Wireless
3 1 (0.39%) NGN
3 1 (0.39%) Network Security
3 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.41%) MySQL
3 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Ant
2 6 (2.32%) NUnit
2 6 (2.32%) Subversion
3 5 (1.93%) Selenium
3 5 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (1.93%) Moq
4 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.39%) JUnit
7 1 (0.39%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.39%) JIRA
7 1 (0.39%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.39%) Capybara
General
1 69 (26.64%) Finance
2 23 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.18%) Retail
4 13 (5.02%) Games
5 11 (4.25%) Marketing
6 9 (3.47%) Multimedia
6 9 (3.47%) Banking
7 8 (3.09%) Legal
8 5 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.54%) Advertising
10 3 (1.16%) Back Office
10 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (30.50%) HTML
2 67 (25.87%) CSS
3 64 (24.71%) .NET
4 40 (15.44%) ASP.NET
5 24 (9.27%) .NET Framework
6 17 (6.56%) jQuery
7 16 (6.18%) JSTL
8 15 (5.79%) HTML5
9 14 (5.41%) CSS3
10 13 (5.02%) XML
11 9 (3.47%) JSP
11 9 (3.47%) Web Services
11 9 (3.47%) Ajax
12 7 (2.70%) J2EE
12 7 (2.70%) LINQ
13 6 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (2.32%) Yii
14 5 (1.93%) NHibernate
14 5 (1.93%) LAMP
15 4 (1.54%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.46%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.32%) iPhone
5 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.93%) Clustering
5 5 (1.93%) Firmware
6 4 (1.54%) Life Science
6 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.16%) Physics
8 2 (0.77%) iDTV
8 2 (0.77%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.77%) Open Source
8 2 (0.77%) Xbox
9 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.58%) Windows
2 29 (11.20%) Linux
3 14 (5.41%) UNIX
4 7 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.77%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (6.56%) Project Management
2 17 (6.56%) Web Development
3 16 (6.18%) Software Testing
3 16 (6.18%) MVC
4 15 (5.79%) PRINCE2
5 14 (5.41%) Test Planning
6 13 (5.02%) Software Engineering
7 11 (4.25%) Web Design
8 10 (3.86%) OO
9 9 (3.47%) SEO
9 9 (3.47%) Business Analysis
9 9 (3.47%) Scrum
10 8 (3.09%) Game Development
10 8 (3.09%) Software Architecture
11 7 (2.70%) Data Protection
11 7 (2.70%) Multivariate Testing
11 7 (2.70%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.70%) ITIL
12 6 (2.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 77 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 54 (20.85%) SQL
3 48 (18.53%) C#
4 35 (13.51%) Java
5 26 (10.04%) PHP
6 18 (6.95%) C++
6 18 (6.95%) T-SQL
7 16 (6.18%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.63%) Python
8 12 (4.63%) C
9 5 (1.93%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.54%) PHP5
11 3 (1.16%) Ruby
11 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.16%) Perl
11 3 (1.16%) VB
11 3 (1.16%) VBA
12 2 (0.77%) VBScript
12 2 (0.77%) VB6
13 1 (0.39%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 87 (33.59%) Degree
2 21 (8.11%) ISEB
3 14 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.41%) CCNA
3 14 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.70%) RHCA
5 5 (1.93%) OCA
5 5 (1.93%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.77%) CISSP
8 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.77%) SSCP
8 2 (0.77%) GCIA
8 2 (0.77%) GCIH
8 2 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.77%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.20%) QA
2 7 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) COBIT
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (1.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.77%) Snort
4 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.93%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.86%) Oracle
2 10 (3.86%) Cisco
2 10 (3.86%) VMware
3 9 (3.47%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.93%) Remedy
5 5 (1.93%) Zend
6 4 (1.54%) Google
7 3 (1.16%) Blue Coat
7 3 (1.16%) SolidWorks
7 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.16%) JBoss
7 3 (1.16%) Cognos
7 3 (1.16%) HP
7 3 (1.16%) Dell
7 3 (1.16%) Citrix
7 3 (1.16%) Juniper
7 3 (1.16%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.77%) McAfee
Slough, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 25 - 35K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Great Start Up Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Profiles Creative
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per month
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago