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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 104 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 127 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.15% 1.90% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.04% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 98 93 107
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 £20,150 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £30,000 £37,250
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
5462 5257 5323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.33% 93.16% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4136 4455
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 37 £28,000 +24.44% 3
Newbury +8 16 £30,000 +20.00%
Windsor -1 15 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Maidenhead -9 12 £40,000 +66.66%
Bracknell -1 9 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Slough +7 7 £29,000 +26.08% 6
Ascot - 2 £31,000 -
Wokingham -6 1 £35,000 +94.44%
Thatcham - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 88 (33.33%) Degree
2 78 (29.55%) HTML
3 77 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 70 (26.52%) Finance
5 69 (26.14%) CSS
6 67 (25.38%) .NET
7 57 (21.59%) SQL
8 55 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 49 (18.56%) C#
10 41 (15.53%) SQL Server
10 41 (15.53%) ASP.NET
11 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
12 35 (13.26%) Java
13 31 (11.74%) Windows
14 29 (10.98%) QA
15 27 (10.23%) Linux
15 27 (10.23%) PHP
16 25 (9.47%) MS Excel
17 24 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (9.09%) .NET Framework
18 22 (8.33%) Telecoms
19 21 (7.95%) ISEB
20 19 (7.20%) T-SQL
20 19 (7.20%) jQuery
21 18 (6.82%) MVC
21 18 (6.82%) C++
21 18 (6.82%) Project Management
22 17 (6.44%) Web Development
23 16 (6.06%) Software Testing
23 16 (6.06%) JSTL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (5.30%) CMS
2 9 (3.41%) IIS
2 9 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.03%) Apache
4 7 (2.65%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.27%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.14%) Drupal
7 2 (0.76%) WordPress
7 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.38%) Jetty
8 1 (0.38%) Lync
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) concrete5
Applications
1 25 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) MS Project
4 3 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.14%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.76%) Solid Edge
5 2 (0.76%) MicroStation
5 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.03%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.65%) MPLS
3 5 (1.89%) Firewall
3 5 (1.89%) LTE
3 5 (1.89%) 4G
3 5 (1.89%) VoLTE
4 3 (1.14%) LAN
4 3 (1.14%) WAN
5 2 (0.76%) DNS
5 2 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) Megaco
6 1 (0.38%) ISUP
6 1 (0.38%) MGCP
6 1 (0.38%) SS7
6 1 (0.38%) DHCP
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) NGN
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.30%) MySQL
3 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Ant
2 6 (2.27%) Subversion
2 6 (2.27%) NUnit
3 5 (1.89%) Selenium
3 5 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (1.89%) Moq
4 4 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.38%) JUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.38%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.38%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.38%) Capybara
General
1 70 (26.52%) Finance
2 22 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.06%) Retail
4 13 (4.92%) Games
5 12 (4.55%) Marketing
6 9 (3.41%) Banking
7 8 (3.03%) Legal
8 7 (2.65%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.89%) Advertising
10 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.55%) HTML
2 69 (26.14%) CSS
3 67 (25.38%) .NET
4 41 (15.53%) ASP.NET
5 24 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 19 (7.20%) jQuery
7 16 (6.06%) JSTL
7 16 (6.06%) HTML5
8 15 (5.68%) CSS3
9 13 (4.92%) XML
10 9 (3.41%) Web Services
10 9 (3.41%) Ajax
11 8 (3.03%) JSP
12 7 (2.65%) LINQ
13 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (2.27%) Yii
13 6 (2.27%) LAMP
13 6 (2.27%) J2EE
14 5 (1.89%) NHibernate
14 5 (1.89%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.27%) iPhone
3 6 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 6 (2.27%) Clustering
3 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.27%) Firmware
4 5 (1.89%) Life Science
4 5 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.14%) Physics
6 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.76%) Xbox
7 2 (0.76%) Open Source
7 2 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.76%) GIS
7 2 (0.76%) iDTV
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.74%) Windows
2 27 (10.23%) Linux
3 14 (5.30%) UNIX
4 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.76%) Android
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (6.82%) MVC
2 18 (6.82%) Project Management
3 17 (6.44%) Web Development
4 16 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 15 (5.68%) PRINCE2
6 13 (4.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 11 (4.17%) Web Design
8 10 (3.79%) OO
9 9 (3.41%) Scrum
9 9 (3.41%) SEO
10 8 (3.03%) Software Architecture
10 8 (3.03%) Game Development
10 8 (3.03%) ITIL
11 7 (2.65%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.65%) Multivariate Testing
11 7 (2.65%) Data Protection
11 7 (2.65%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 57 (21.59%) SQL
3 49 (18.56%) C#
4 35 (13.26%) Java
5 27 (10.23%) PHP
6 19 (7.20%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.82%) C++
8 16 (6.06%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.55%) Python
9 12 (4.55%) C
10 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.52%) PHP5
11 4 (1.52%) VB
12 3 (1.14%) VBA
12 3 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.14%) Perl
12 3 (1.14%) Ruby
13 2 (0.76%) VB6
13 2 (0.76%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 88 (33.33%) Degree
2 21 (7.95%) ISEB
3 14 (5.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (4.55%) CCNA
4 12 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.27%) OCA
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.89%) RHCA
7 4 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.76%) GCIA
9 2 (0.76%) GCIH
9 2 (0.76%) SSCP
9 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.76%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.98%) QA
2 7 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.76%) COBIT
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.76%) vSphere
4 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.76%) Snort
5 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.38%) WSUS
2 1 (0.38%) SCOM
2 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.79%) VMware
2 10 (3.79%) Oracle
2 10 (3.79%) Cisco
3 9 (3.41%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 5 (1.89%) Remedy
4 5 (1.89%) Zend
5 4 (1.52%) Google
6 3 (1.14%) Citrix
6 3 (1.14%) Juniper
6 3 (1.14%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.14%) HP
6 3 (1.14%) Dell
6 3 (1.14%) Symantec
6 3 (1.14%) Cognos
6 3 (1.14%) JBoss
6 3 (1.14%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.14%) Blue Coat
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Great Start Up Opportunity
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 25 - 35K +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Profiles Creative
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per month
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago