The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 129 136 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 142 204 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.12% 2.00% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.10% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 136 175 172
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Junior
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Junior
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Salary Trend in the City of London

Junior
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in the City of London

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 106 (34.75%) Degree
2 100 (32.79%) Finance
3 71 (23.28%) Java
3 71 (23.28%) SQL
4 69 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (19.67%) HTML
6 57 (18.69%) C#
7 54 (17.70%) Computer Science
8 49 (16.07%) C++
8 49 (16.07%) CSS
8 49 (16.07%) Python
9 47 (15.41%) JavaScript
10 44 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (14.10%) Linux
12 42 (13.77%) .NET
13 36 (11.80%) SQL Server
14 34 (11.15%) Microsoft
15 31 (10.16%) TDD
16 30 (9.84%) MVC
17 29 (9.51%) Hedge funds
18 26 (8.52%) Windows
18 26 (8.52%) MS Excel
19 25 (8.20%) Equities
19 25 (8.20%) Mathematics
20 24 (7.87%) Law
20 24 (7.87%) Project Management
21 23 (7.54%) C
21 23 (7.54%) jQuery
22 22 (7.21%) ASP.NET
22 22 (7.21%) Banking

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (3.61%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.28%) Apache
2 10 (3.28%) JBoss
3 8 (2.62%) CMS
4 7 (2.30%) WordPress
5 3 (0.98%) Drupal
5 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.66%) Liferay
6 2 (0.66%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.33%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.59%) MS Office
3 6 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.66%) InDesign
6 2 (0.66%) MS Project
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Bond Adapt
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.61%) GitHub
2 10 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.31%) SaaS
4 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.66%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) HTTP
2 4 (1.31%) 3G
2 4 (1.31%) Internet
2 4 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (1.31%) SSL
2 4 (1.31%) VPN
3 3 (0.98%) Firewall
4 2 (0.66%) Broadband
4 2 (0.66%) Intranet
4 2 (0.66%) SMTP
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
5 1 (0.33%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.89%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.59%) MySQL
4 13 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.64%) QlikView
10 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.31%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.66%) Redis
12 2 (0.66%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.62%) Eclipse
2 8 (2.62%) JUnit
2 8 (2.62%) Subversion
3 7 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.97%) Maven
4 6 (1.97%) NUnit
5 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.64%) Selenium
5 5 (1.64%) YourKit
6 3 (0.98%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.98%) JIRA
6 3 (0.98%) MSI
6 3 (0.98%) PhantomJS
6 3 (0.98%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.66%) Moq
7 2 (0.66%) MSTest
7 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (32.79%) Finance
2 24 (7.87%) Law
3 22 (7.21%) Banking
4 16 (5.25%) Advertising
5 13 (4.26%) Front Office
6 11 (3.61%) Marketing
7 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.64%) Games
8 5 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.98%) Retail
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (19.67%) HTML
2 49 (16.07%) CSS
3 42 (13.77%) .NET
4 23 (7.54%) jQuery
5 22 (7.21%) ASP.NET
6 19 (6.23%) Spring
7 17 (5.57%) Web Services
8 15 (4.92%) HTML5
9 13 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 13 (4.26%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.93%) LAMP
11 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.28%) Django
12 9 (2.95%) CSS3
12 9 (2.95%) XML
13 8 (2.62%) J2EE
14 7 (2.30%) JSON
15 6 (1.97%) JSP
16 5 (1.64%) Ajax
16 5 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.70%) Computer Science
2 44 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.51%) Hedge funds
4 25 (8.20%) Equities
4 25 (8.20%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.26%) Fintech
6 10 (3.28%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.95%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.62%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.62%) Physics
9 5 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.31%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.31%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.98%) Statistics
12 2 (0.66%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.66%) User Experience
13 1 (0.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.10%) Linux
2 26 (8.52%) Windows
3 13 (4.26%) Unix
3 13 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 12 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.28%) Android
6 7 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.97%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (10.16%) TDD
3 30 (9.84%) MVC
4 24 (7.87%) Project Management
5 20 (6.56%) SDLC
6 17 (5.57%) Analytics
7 16 (5.25%) DevOps
7 16 (5.25%) Market Making
8 15 (4.92%) Scrum
8 15 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.26%) OO
9 13 (4.26%) PRINCE2
10 11 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (3.61%) Data Management
10 11 (3.61%) Time Management
11 10 (3.28%) Front End Development
11 10 (3.28%) Multithreading
11 10 (3.28%) Software Engineering
11 10 (3.28%) Web Development
12 9 (2.95%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (23.28%) Java
1 71 (23.28%) SQL
2 57 (18.69%) C#
3 49 (16.07%) C++
3 49 (16.07%) Python
4 47 (15.41%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.54%) C
6 21 (6.89%) PHP
7 20 (6.56%) Perl
8 11 (3.61%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.28%) VBA
10 9 (2.95%) Ruby
10 9 (2.95%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.97%) R
13 5 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.31%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.31%) VB
15 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (34.75%) Degree
2 4 (1.31%) MCP
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) CFA
4 2 (0.66%) GNVQ
4 2 (0.66%) ISEB
4 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.66%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.33%) CCNA
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.33%) PhD
5 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) Basel II
4 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.33%) FATCA
4 1 (0.33%) MiFID
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.26%) Puppet
2 10 (3.28%) Nagios
2 10 (3.28%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.31%) DameWare
4 3 (0.98%) Ansible
4 3 (0.98%) SCCM
5 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.33%) Control-M
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.28%) Oracle
3 9 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.30%) Google
5 6 (1.97%) Adobe
6 5 (1.64%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.64%) Reuters
6 5 (1.64%) VMware
7 4 (1.31%) Altiris
8 3 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.98%) SAP
9 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.66%) Tableau
9 2 (0.66%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.33%) Birst
10 1 (0.33%) Facebook
10 1 (0.33%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.33%) Omniture
10 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £620000 - £720000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-32K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago