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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 116 123 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 115 105 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.95% 1.87% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.01% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 95 89 129
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,900
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
5420 5234 5249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.85% 93.15% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4037 4379
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 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 23 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 39 £33,750 +50.00% 5
Newbury +23 22 £30,000 +42.85%
Windsor - 14 £25,000 - 2
Slough -1 8 £27,750 +18.08%
Bracknell -7 8 £26,250 +10.52% 1
Maidenhead -20 5 £25,000 +4.16%
Ascot - 2 £31,000 -
Wokingham -9 1 £35,000 +94.44%
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 82 (32.67%) Degree
2 80 (31.87%) HTML
3 79 (31.47%) JavaScript
4 71 (28.29%) Finance
5 66 (26.29%) .NET
5 66 (26.29%) CSS
6 54 (21.51%) C#
7 52 (20.72%) SQL
7 52 (20.72%) Computer Science
8 44 (17.53%) ASP.NET
9 41 (16.33%) SQL Server
9 41 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (14.34%) Microsoft
10 36 (14.34%) Java
11 31 (12.35%) Windows
12 30 (11.95%) Linux
12 30 (11.95%) QA
13 26 (10.36%) MS Excel
14 24 (9.56%) .NET Framework
15 23 (9.16%) Telecoms
16 22 (8.76%) PHP
17 20 (7.97%) ISEB
17 20 (7.97%) MVC
18 17 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (6.77%) CCNA
18 17 (6.77%) C++
18 17 (6.77%) VB.NET
18 17 (6.77%) PRINCE2
18 17 (6.77%) JSTL
18 17 (6.77%) Web Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 12 (4.78%) CMS
2 9 (3.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.19%) IIS
3 8 (3.19%) Apache
4 7 (2.79%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.39%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.20%) Drupal
7 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.80%) WordPress
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.40%) Jetty
9 1 (0.40%) Lync
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.40%) concrete5
Applications
1 26 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.20%) MS Project
4 2 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.80%) MicroStation
4 2 (0.80%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Simulink
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.98%) LTE
1 10 (3.98%) 4G
1 10 (3.98%) VoLTE
2 8 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.79%) Internet
3 7 (2.79%) MPLS
4 4 (1.59%) LAN
4 4 (1.59%) WAN
5 3 (1.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.40%) Wireless
6 1 (0.40%) NGN
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.40%) MGCP
6 1 (0.40%) SS7
6 1 (0.40%) Megaco
6 1 (0.40%) ISUP
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.58%) MySQL
3 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.99%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Ant
1 6 (2.39%) NUnit
1 6 (2.39%) Subversion
2 5 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (1.99%) Moq
3 4 (1.59%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.59%) Selenium
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.40%) JUnit
5 1 (0.40%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 71 (28.29%) Finance
2 23 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.37%) Retail
4 13 (5.18%) Games
5 12 (4.78%) Multimedia
6 10 (3.98%) Marketing
6 10 (3.98%) Banking
7 6 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.99%) Legal
9 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.80%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (31.87%) HTML
2 66 (26.29%) .NET
2 66 (26.29%) CSS
3 44 (17.53%) ASP.NET
4 24 (9.56%) .NET Framework
5 17 (6.77%) JSTL
6 16 (6.37%) jQuery
6 16 (6.37%) HTML5
7 15 (5.98%) CSS3
7 15 (5.98%) XML
8 11 (4.38%) Ajax
8 11 (4.38%) JSP
9 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.19%) Web Services
10 8 (3.19%) J2EE
11 6 (2.39%) LINQ
11 6 (2.39%) Yii
12 5 (1.99%) LAMP
12 5 (1.99%) NHibernate
13 4 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.98%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.98%) User Experience
4 7 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.20%) Physics
6 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) Firmware
6 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.20%) iPhone
6 3 (1.20%) Clustering
7 2 (0.80%) Xbox
7 2 (0.80%) iDTV
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) AS400
8 1 (0.40%) Kinect
8 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.35%) Windows
2 30 (11.95%) Linux
3 13 (5.18%) UNIX
4 10 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.80%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (7.97%) MVC
3 17 (6.77%) PRINCE2
3 17 (6.77%) Web Development
4 16 (6.37%) Software Testing
5 14 (5.58%) Test Planning
6 13 (5.18%) Software Engineering
7 11 (4.38%) OO
8 10 (3.98%) Project Management
8 10 (3.98%) Web Design
9 9 (3.59%) Scrum
9 9 (3.59%) SEO
10 8 (3.19%) Game Development
11 7 (2.79%) Multivariate Testing
11 7 (2.79%) Software Architecture
11 7 (2.79%) ITIL
12 6 (2.39%) CRM
12 6 (2.39%) TDD
12 6 (2.39%) Automated Testing
12 6 (2.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 79 (31.47%) JavaScript
2 54 (21.51%) C#
3 52 (20.72%) SQL
4 36 (14.34%) Java
5 22 (8.76%) PHP
6 17 (6.77%) C++
6 17 (6.77%) VB.NET
7 15 (5.98%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.38%) C
9 10 (3.98%) Python
10 5 (1.99%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.59%) PHP5
11 4 (1.59%) VB
12 3 (1.20%) VBA
12 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.20%) Perl
13 2 (0.80%) VBScript
13 2 (0.80%) VB6
13 2 (0.80%) Ruby
14 1 (0.40%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 82 (32.67%) Degree
2 20 (7.97%) ISEB
3 17 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.77%) CCNA
4 14 (5.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.98%) RHCA
6 5 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.20%) OCA
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.80%) SSCP
8 2 (0.80%) GCIA
8 2 (0.80%) GCIH
8 2 (0.80%) CISSP
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.80%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.95%) QA
2 7 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) COBIT
3 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.80%) Snort
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.18%) VMware
3 11 (4.38%) Cisco
4 10 (3.98%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.59%) Oracle
5 9 (3.59%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.99%) Zend
6 5 (1.99%) Remedy
7 4 (1.59%) Google
8 3 (1.20%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.20%) SolidWorks
8 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.20%) JBoss
8 3 (1.20%) Cognos
8 3 (1.20%) HP
8 3 (1.20%) Dell
8 3 (1.20%) Citrix
8 3 (1.20%) Juniper
8 3 (1.20%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.80%) McAfee
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Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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