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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 119 118 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2621 2686 2572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.71% 2.60% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.70% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2416 2261
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,100
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +12 1025 £32,500 +8.33% 150
South East +20 647 £26,500 +1.92% 67
North West +12 188 £25,000 +4.16% 55
West Midlands -8 169 £25,000 - 24
East of England +6 160 £27,500 +10.00% 26
Yorkshire -25 155 £26,000 -4.58% 31
South West -36 141 £26,000 +4.00% 34
East Midlands -8 116 £23,000 -8.00% 15
North East +8 17 £22,500 -4.25% 3
Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1520 (30.56%) Degree
2 1418 (28.51%) C#
3 1396 (28.07%) SQL
4 1342 (26.98%) .NET
5 1329 (26.72%) HTML
6 1313 (26.40%) JavaScript
7 1142 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1130 (22.72%) CSS
9 1084 (21.79%) SQL Server
10 947 (19.04%) Finance
11 940 (18.90%) Computer Science
12 930 (18.70%) Java
13 909 (18.28%) ASP.NET
14 810 (16.28%) MVC
15 705 (14.17%) Microsoft
16 612 (12.30%) Windows
17 579 (11.64%) jQuery
18 534 (10.74%) Web Development
19 486 (9.77%) Linux
20 463 (9.31%) TDD
21 457 (9.19%) Software Engineering
22 450 (9.05%) MS Excel
23 434 (8.73%) Python
24 433 (8.71%) PHP
25 427 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC
26 421 (8.46%) C++
27 407 (8.18%) HTML5
28 400 (8.04%) OO
29 391 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
30 377 (7.58%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 164 (3.30%) Node.js
2 111 (2.23%) CMS
3 102 (2.05%) WordPress
4 94 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 60 (1.21%) IIS
6 58 (1.17%) Apache
7 51 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
8 49 (0.99%) MS Exchange
9 48 (0.97%) JBoss
10 47 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 41 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 30 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (0.58%) Drupal
14 28 (0.56%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
16 22 (0.44%) nginx
16 22 (0.44%) Umbraco
17 19 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (0.38%) SAS
18 14 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 450 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 249 (5.01%) MS Office
3 93 (1.87%) Photoshop
4 69 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 46 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 41 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 33 (0.66%) MS Visio
8 24 (0.48%) MS Project
9 16 (0.32%) InDesign
10 10 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.16%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.16%) Maya
12 7 (0.14%) 3ds Max
13 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (0.080%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.060%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.060%) Simulink
16 2 (0.040%) FrameMaker
16 2 (0.040%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.74%) Magento
2 32 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 23 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.28%) SAP SD
7 14 (0.28%) Visualfiles
8 10 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 10 (0.20%) SAP MM
9 8 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
10 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.080%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.080%) SAP HCM
13 3 (0.060%) Adobe Campaign
13 3 (0.060%) FastStats
13 3 (0.060%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 120 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (1.17%) SaaS
4 46 (0.92%) GitHub
5 30 (0.60%) Office 365
6 24 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.22%) Bluemix
9 10 (0.20%) IaaS
10 8 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.14%) Sage Pay
12 6 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.12%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.10%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.10%) Yammer
14 4 (0.080%) MailChimp
14 4 (0.080%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.060%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.060%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.79%) Internet
2 119 (2.39%) Firewall
3 68 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 60 (1.21%) LAN
5 59 (1.19%) Intranet
6 54 (1.09%) VPN
7 50 (1.01%) WAN
8 48 (0.97%) HTTP
9 46 (0.92%) DNS
10 36 (0.72%) Network Security
10 36 (0.72%) Wireless
11 28 (0.56%) VLAN
12 27 (0.54%) VoIP
13 25 (0.50%) DHCP
14 24 (0.48%) IPv4
15 19 (0.38%) MPLS
15 19 (0.38%) SSL
16 18 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (0.28%) Ethernet
17 14 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1084 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 377 (7.58%) MySQL
3 215 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 200 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 174 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 158 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 141 (2.83%) NoSQL
8 140 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 121 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
10 100 (2.01%) Big Data
11 87 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 76 (1.53%) MongoDB
13 59 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 56 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
15 55 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
16 53 (1.07%) RDBMS
17 51 (1.03%) QlikView
18 43 (0.86%) Oracle Database
19 42 (0.84%) Hadoop
20 37 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 315 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 193 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 142 (2.85%) Subversion
4 113 (2.27%) NUnit
5 109 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 86 (1.73%) Moq
7 81 (1.63%) JUnit
7 81 (1.63%) Selenium
8 80 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
9 74 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 67 (1.35%) JIRA
10 67 (1.35%) MSTest
11 50 (1.01%) Maven
12 49 (0.99%) Jenkins
13 33 (0.66%) gulp
14 29 (0.58%) TeamCity
15 28 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 25 (0.50%) Mercurial
17 22 (0.44%) Bitbucket
18 21 (0.42%) Ant
General
1 947 (19.04%) Finance
2 249 (5.01%) Marketing
3 193 (3.88%) Games
4 185 (3.72%) Banking
5 157 (3.16%) Retail
6 138 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 113 (2.27%) Front Office
8 110 (2.21%) Advertising
9 90 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 80 (1.61%) Legal
11 67 (1.35%) Law
12 49 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 47 (0.94%) Automotive
13 47 (0.94%) Investment Banking
14 46 (0.92%) Publishing
15 39 (0.78%) Back Office
16 36 (0.72%) French Language
17 35 (0.70%) Aerospace
17 35 (0.70%) Electronics
18 16 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1342 (26.98%) .NET
2 1329 (26.72%) HTML
3 1130 (22.72%) CSS
4 909 (18.28%) ASP.NET
5 579 (11.64%) jQuery
6 427 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 407 (8.18%) HTML5
8 340 (6.84%) AngularJS
9 337 (6.78%) XML
10 314 (6.31%) Web Services
11 297 (5.97%) .NET Framework
12 255 (5.13%) CSS3
13 238 (4.78%) WCF
14 188 (3.78%) Spring
15 186 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 173 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 165 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web API
18 152 (3.06%) WPF
19 148 (2.98%) WinForms
20 144 (2.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 940 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 391 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 312 (6.27%) Mathematics
4 185 (3.72%) User Experience
5 145 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 144 (2.90%) Hedge funds
7 106 (2.13%) Physics
8 83 (1.67%) Visualisation
9 72 (1.45%) Equities
10 69 (1.39%) Statistics
11 68 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 68 (1.37%) Management Information System
12 65 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 63 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
14 61 (1.23%) Fintech
15 59 (1.19%) Data Centre
16 39 (0.78%) Driving Licence
17 36 (0.72%) Social Media
18 35 (0.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 612 (12.30%) Windows
2 486 (9.77%) Linux
3 177 (3.56%) Unix
4 153 (3.08%) Android
5 150 (3.02%) Windows Server
6 139 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 72 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 62 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 25 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 22 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (0.42%) CentOS
14 21 (0.42%) Solaris
15 17 (0.34%) Debian
16 16 (0.32%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.30%) Windows XP
18 14 (0.28%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1142 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
2 810 (16.28%) MVC
3 534 (10.74%) Web Development
4 463 (9.31%) TDD
5 457 (9.19%) Software Engineering
6 400 (8.04%) OO
7 355 (7.14%) Scrum
8 279 (5.61%) Project Management
9 245 (4.93%) OOP
10 234 (4.70%) SDLC
11 228 (4.58%) BDD
12 218 (4.38%) Web Application Development
13 213 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
14 194 (3.90%) Analytics
15 181 (3.64%) E-Commerce
16 159 (3.20%) CRM
17 153 (3.08%) Front End Development
18 148 (2.98%) ITIL
19 141 (2.83%) Continuous Integration
20 140 (2.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1418 (28.51%) C#
2 1396 (28.07%) SQL
3 1313 (26.40%) JavaScript
4 930 (18.70%) Java
5 434 (8.73%) Python
6 433 (8.71%) PHP
7 421 (8.46%) C++
8 301 (6.05%) VB.NET
9 285 (5.73%) T-SQL
10 174 (3.50%) Ruby
11 148 (2.98%) VB
12 133 (2.67%) C
13 116 (2.33%) Perl
14 100 (2.01%) VBA
15 82 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 74 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 60 (1.21%) Objective-C
18 59 (1.19%) Scala
19 50 (1.01%) R
20 48 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1520 (30.56%) Degree
2 109 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 62 (1.25%) ISEB
5 61 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (1.13%) CCNA
7 53 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 40 (0.80%) PhD
9 37 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 32 (0.64%) MCP
11 28 (0.56%) CFA
11 28 (0.56%) MCAD
12 27 (0.54%) MCTS
13 26 (0.52%) MCSE
14 25 (0.50%) CCNP
14 25 (0.50%) MCSD
15 18 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
16 17 (0.34%) HND
17 14 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (4.08%) QA
2 46 (0.92%) SLA
3 28 (0.56%) AIFMD
4 16 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.080%) COBIT
9 4 (0.080%) MiFID
10 3 (0.060%) SDET
11 2 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 7816
11 2 (0.040%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.040%) Val IT
12 1 (0.020%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.020%) WCAG
System Software
1 155 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 72 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (0.70%) Docker
4 23 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.36%) vSphere
6 14 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.20%) Firmware
8 7 (0.14%) XenApp
9 6 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.12%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.10%) Xen
11 4 (0.080%) Btrfs
11 4 (0.080%) KVM
11 4 (0.080%) NFS
11 4 (0.080%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.080%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.080%) XenServer
12 3 (0.060%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.060%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (0.78%) Puppet
2 27 (0.54%) Nagios
3 20 (0.40%) Backup Exec
4 17 (0.34%) SCCM
5 14 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (0.22%) Cacti
7 11 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (0.18%) Ansible
10 8 (0.16%) SCOM
11 7 (0.14%) Kibana
12 6 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (0.10%) Apache Shiro
13 5 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.10%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.080%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 705 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 318 (6.39%) Oracle
3 113 (2.27%) VMware
4 100 (2.01%) Adobe
5 86 (1.73%) Cisco
6 70 (1.41%) Google
7 67 (1.35%) SAP
8 59 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 47 (0.94%) Citrix
10 42 (0.84%) IBM
11 38 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 37 (0.74%) HP
13 34 (0.68%) ServiceNow
14 30 (0.60%) Zend
15 28 (0.56%) Remedy
16 26 (0.52%) Apple
17 24 (0.48%) BMC
18 23 (0.46%) Juniper
19 22 (0.44%) CheckPoint
20 21 (0.42%) Symantec
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + Microsoft accreditation
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & discounts
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + excellent benefits + 25 days hol
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: Up to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday