The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 120 134 114
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2380 2150 2545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.42% 2.22% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.35% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 1860 2288
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in England

Junior
Salary Trend in England

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

Junior Salary Trend in England

Junior
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in England

Junior
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London +8 826 £30,000 - 123
South East +14 611 £26,500 +6.00% 85
Yorkshire +57 251 £25,000 +16.27% 29
East of England +18 200 £25,000 - 42
North West +19 171 £23,000 -2.12% 42
South West -51 124 £24,000 -4.00% 33
West Midlands +5 96 £22,000 -10.20% 23
East Midlands -15 85 £25,000 - 19
North East -2 13 £22,000 -4.34% 5
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1660 (32.53%) C#
2 1644 (32.22%) .NET
3 1483 (29.06%) HTML
3 1483 (29.06%) Degree
4 1427 (27.96%) SQL
5 1417 (27.77%) JavaScript
6 1237 (24.24%) CSS
7 1223 (23.97%) SQL Server
8 1047 (20.52%) ASP.NET
9 1009 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
10 882 (17.28%) Finance
11 836 (16.38%) Microsoft
12 826 (16.19%) Computer Science
13 823 (16.13%) MVC
14 764 (14.97%) jQuery
15 732 (14.34%) Java
16 666 (13.05%) Windows
17 544 (10.66%) OO
18 533 (10.44%) PHP
19 488 (9.56%) Software Engineering
20 485 (9.50%) MS Excel
21 482 (9.45%) HTML5
22 457 (8.96%) Linux
23 417 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
24 406 (7.96%) MySQL
25 403 (7.90%) .NET Framework
26 400 (7.84%) TDD
27 383 (7.51%) XML
28 373 (7.31%) Scrum
29 346 (6.78%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 188 (3.68%) CMS
2 154 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 117 (2.29%) IIS
4 113 (2.21%) WordPress
5 87 (1.70%) Node.js
6 75 (1.47%) Apache
7 62 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 61 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 60 (1.18%) MS Exchange
10 55 (1.08%) Drupal
11 53 (1.04%) Tomcat
12 47 (0.92%) JBoss
13 38 (0.74%) Joomla!
14 36 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
15 31 (0.61%) Confluence
16 28 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 27 (0.53%) WebLogic
18 20 (0.39%) Apache Solr
19 19 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
20 18 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 485 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 259 (5.08%) MS Office
3 176 (3.45%) Photoshop
4 84 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 70 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 60 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 48 (0.94%) MS Project
8 27 (0.53%) InDesign
9 15 (0.29%) Fireworks
10 12 (0.24%) MS Visio
11 10 (0.20%) SPSS
11 10 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.18%) Mingle
12 9 (0.18%) InfoPath
12 9 (0.18%) XMetaL
13 4 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.059%) CPLEX
14 3 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.059%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 57 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.84%) Magento
3 14 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 13 (0.25%) SAP MM
5 12 (0.24%) Agresso
6 10 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.14%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.12%) SAP WM
10 5 (0.098%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.098%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
11 4 (0.078%) RMDS
11 4 (0.078%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.078%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.059%) SAP GRC
12 3 (0.059%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 87 (1.70%) SaaS
2 54 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (0.65%) Office 365
4 27 (0.53%) GitHub
5 21 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.37%) Force.com
7 12 (0.24%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.16%) PaaS
9 8 (0.16%) Basecamp
10 7 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 6 (0.12%) IaaS
11 6 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.098%) SoftLayer
13 4 (0.078%) Heroku
14 3 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.039%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 174 (3.41%) Internet
2 80 (1.57%) Firewall
3 79 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.33%) Intranet
5 54 (1.06%) DNS
6 49 (0.96%) VPN
7 41 (0.80%) HTTP
8 38 (0.74%) WAN
9 35 (0.69%) LAN
10 32 (0.63%) Wireless
11 27 (0.53%) Network Security
12 23 (0.45%) DHCP
13 20 (0.39%) LTE
14 17 (0.33%) SAN
15 12 (0.24%) 3G
15 12 (0.24%) Broadband
16 11 (0.22%) VoIP
16 11 (0.22%) SSL
16 11 (0.22%) FTP
16 11 (0.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1223 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 406 (7.96%) MySQL
3 211 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 203 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 197 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 147 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 132 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 91 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 76 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 68 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
11 63 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 58 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 56 (1.10%) NoSQL
14 44 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (0.61%) Big Data
17 28 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
18 25 (0.49%) RavenDB
19 23 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 227 (4.45%) Visual Studio
2 173 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 162 (3.17%) NUnit
4 114 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 104 (2.04%) Moq
6 102 (2.00%) JIRA
7 100 (1.96%) Subversion
8 94 (1.84%) Selenium
9 78 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 66 (1.29%) MSTest
11 65 (1.27%) Cucumber
12 47 (0.92%) Eclipse
13 46 (0.90%) Maven
14 41 (0.80%) JUnit
15 38 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
16 26 (0.51%) Ant
16 26 (0.51%) Jenkins
17 24 (0.47%) TeamCity
18 23 (0.45%) Mercurial
19 21 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 882 (17.28%) Finance
2 302 (5.92%) Retail
3 271 (5.31%) Banking
4 235 (4.61%) Marketing
5 182 (3.57%) Games
6 158 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 134 (2.63%) Advertising
8 91 (1.78%) Front Office
9 71 (1.39%) Back Office
9 71 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.00%) Automotive
11 48 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 48 (0.94%) Legal
11 48 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 41 (0.80%) Law
13 37 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (0.73%) Electronics
14 36 (0.71%) French Language
15 33 (0.65%) Multimedia
16 27 (0.53%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1644 (32.22%) .NET
2 1483 (29.06%) HTML
3 1237 (24.24%) CSS
4 1047 (20.52%) ASP.NET
5 764 (14.97%) jQuery
6 482 (9.45%) HTML5
7 417 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 403 (7.90%) .NET Framework
9 383 (7.51%) XML
10 346 (6.78%) CSS3
11 323 (6.33%) Web Services
12 232 (4.55%) Ajax
13 221 (4.33%) WCF
14 180 (3.53%) WPF
15 165 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 160 (3.14%) WinForms
17 142 (2.78%) AngularJS
18 119 (2.33%) JSON
19 117 (2.29%) LINQ
20 115 (2.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 826 (16.19%) Computer Science
2 346 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 211 (4.13%) Mathematics
4 175 (3.43%) User Experience
5 161 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 125 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 102 (2.00%) Physics
8 94 (1.84%) Open Source
9 67 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 60 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
11 52 (1.02%) Visualisation
12 49 (0.96%) Social Media
12 49 (0.96%) Management Information System
13 47 (0.92%) Statistics
14 43 (0.84%) Digital Media
15 42 (0.82%) Fixed Income
16 41 (0.80%) Algorithms
17 36 (0.71%) Equities
18 33 (0.65%) Derivative
19 32 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 666 (13.05%) Windows
2 457 (8.96%) Linux
3 237 (4.64%) UNIX
4 147 (2.88%) Android
5 119 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 105 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 98 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 44 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 37 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 30 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (0.51%) Solaris
15 23 (0.45%) Windows 2000
16 22 (0.43%) CentOS
17 21 (0.41%) Ubuntu
18 19 (0.37%) Windows Vista
19 10 (0.20%) Mac OS
20 9 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1009 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 823 (16.13%) MVC
3 544 (10.66%) OO
4 488 (9.56%) Software Engineering
5 400 (7.84%) TDD
6 373 (7.31%) Scrum
7 302 (5.92%) Project Management
8 289 (5.66%) Web Development
9 268 (5.25%) E-Commerce
10 246 (4.82%) OOP
11 204 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 184 (3.61%) BDD
13 182 (3.57%) ITIL
14 159 (3.12%) PRINCE2
15 158 (3.10%) CRM
16 152 (2.98%) Web Application Development
17 148 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
18 137 (2.68%) Web Design
19 133 (2.61%) Continuous Integration
20 128 (2.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1660 (32.53%) C#
2 1427 (27.96%) SQL
3 1417 (27.77%) JavaScript
4 732 (14.34%) Java
5 533 (10.44%) PHP
6 327 (6.41%) C++
7 304 (5.96%) VB.NET
8 260 (5.10%) Python
9 215 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 140 (2.74%) Perl
11 135 (2.65%) VB
12 111 (2.18%) C
13 95 (1.86%) Ruby
14 73 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 67 (1.31%) VBA
15 67 (1.31%) PowerShell
16 60 (1.18%) PHP5
17 59 (1.16%) Shell Script
18 50 (0.98%) Objective-C
19 40 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1483 (29.06%) Degree
2 97 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 93 (1.82%) ISEB
4 90 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (1.23%) CCNA
7 55 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 53 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 44 (0.86%) PhD
10 42 (0.82%) MCP
11 38 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 35 (0.69%) CISSP
13 34 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 34 (0.67%) MCTS
14 28 (0.55%) MCSD
15 26 (0.51%) MCAD
15 26 (0.51%) A+ Certification
16 20 (0.39%) CISA
17 18 (0.35%) PMI Certification
18 16 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (4.62%) QA
2 37 (0.73%) SLA
3 30 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.078%) COSO
8 2 (0.039%) HL7
8 2 (0.039%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.020%) Basel II
9 1 (0.020%) GPG13
System Software
1 177 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 77 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (0.33%) vSphere
7 10 (0.20%) Firmware
8 9 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.098%) SpamAssassin
9 5 (0.098%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.078%) Nmap
10 4 (0.078%) Xen
11 3 (0.059%) XenApp
11 3 (0.059%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.039%) Snort
12 2 (0.039%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.039%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.020%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (0.76%) Puppet
2 17 (0.33%) Data Guard
3 15 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.20%) SCCM
5 9 (0.18%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.16%) Nagios
7 6 (0.12%) SCOM
7 6 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.098%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.098%) Control-M
8 5 (0.098%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (0.098%) MIMEsweeper
8 5 (0.098%) WSUS
8 5 (0.098%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.059%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.059%) Ansible
9 3 (0.059%) Cacti
9 3 (0.059%) Munin
9 3 (0.059%) Icinga
Vendors
1 836 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 326 (6.39%) Oracle
3 165 (3.23%) Adobe
4 117 (2.29%) VMware
5 79 (1.55%) SAP
6 68 (1.33%) Cisco
7 60 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (1.14%) Zend
9 55 (1.08%) Google
10 50 (0.98%) Citrix
11 48 (0.94%) Red Hat
12 41 (0.80%) IBM
13 31 (0.61%) HP
14 27 (0.53%) hybris
15 26 (0.51%) Facebook
16 23 (0.45%) Cognos
16 23 (0.45%) Sybase
17 21 (0.41%) Business Objects
17 21 (0.41%) Sitecore
18 19 (0.37%) Bloomberg
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Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
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Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £250000000 - £350000000 per annum
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
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Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £25k plus excellent benefits
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