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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 110 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2722 2624 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.63% 2.33% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.47% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2288 2081
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,400 £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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +7 969 £30,000 - 128
South East +9 616 £26,000 +4.00% 83
Yorkshire +32 234 £27,500 +14.58% 29
North West +27 202 £24,000 -4.00% 35
South West -6 196 £24,875 +5.85% 42
East of England -8 177 £25,000 -7.40% 31
West Midlands +36 167 £25,000 +11.11% 26
East Midlands +31 145 £25,000 - 24
North East +5 15 £25,000 +12.35% 4
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1722 (34.05%) C#
2 1676 (33.14%) .NET
3 1534 (30.33%) SQL
4 1516 (29.97%) HTML
4 1516 (29.97%) Degree
5 1477 (29.20%) JavaScript
6 1253 (24.77%) CSS
7 1208 (23.88%) SQL Server
8 1117 (22.08%) ASP.NET
9 1051 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
10 935 (18.49%) MVC
11 865 (17.10%) Computer Science
12 862 (17.04%) Finance
13 847 (16.75%) Java
14 830 (16.41%) Microsoft
15 695 (13.74%) jQuery
16 687 (13.58%) Windows
17 590 (11.66%) OO
18 564 (11.15%) PHP
19 505 (9.98%) MS Excel
20 492 (9.73%) Software Engineering
21 474 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
22 464 (9.17%) HTML5
23 453 (8.96%) Linux
24 429 (8.48%) MySQL
25 412 (8.15%) TDD
26 379 (7.49%) .NET Framework
27 369 (7.30%) Scrum
27 369 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
28 368 (7.28%) XML

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 150 (2.97%) CMS
2 113 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 108 (2.14%) IIS
4 97 (1.92%) WordPress
5 79 (1.56%) Node.js
6 78 (1.54%) Apache
7 69 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 65 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 51 (1.01%) Drupal
10 46 (0.91%) Joomla!
11 44 (0.87%) JBoss
12 40 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 39 (0.77%) Umbraco
14 27 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
15 26 (0.51%) Confluence
16 25 (0.49%) SAS
17 23 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (0.43%) WebLogic
19 17 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
19 17 (0.34%) Moodle
Applications
1 505 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 254 (5.02%) MS Office
3 154 (3.04%) Photoshop
4 60 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 59 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 59 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 43 (0.85%) MS Project
7 22 (0.43%) InDesign
8 19 (0.38%) SPSS
9 17 (0.34%) Fireworks
9 17 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (0.32%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.12%) CPLEX
12 4 (0.079%) Mathematica
12 4 (0.079%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.079%) Maya
13 3 (0.059%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.059%) Stata
13 3 (0.059%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.059%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 60 (1.19%) Magento
2 38 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 31 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.099%) RMDS
7 5 (0.099%) Agresso
7 5 (0.099%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.099%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.099%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.059%) AWD
9 3 (0.059%) Summit
9 3 (0.059%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.040%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.040%) Odoo
10 2 (0.040%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 74 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 74 (1.46%) SaaS
2 65 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (0.89%) Office 365
4 28 (0.55%) GitHub
5 19 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.32%) Force.com
8 15 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 9 (0.18%) PaaS
11 8 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
12 7 (0.14%) Heroku
13 6 (0.12%) IaaS
14 5 (0.099%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.079%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
16 2 (0.040%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 175 (3.46%) Internet
2 85 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 82 (1.62%) Firewall
4 70 (1.38%) DNS
5 51 (1.01%) WAN
6 46 (0.91%) HTTP
7 44 (0.87%) LAN
8 41 (0.81%) VPN
9 31 (0.61%) DHCP
10 28 (0.55%) Network Security
11 27 (0.53%) Intranet
12 24 (0.47%) SSL
13 21 (0.42%) Wireless
14 16 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.32%) VoIP
14 16 (0.32%) Broadband
15 15 (0.30%) SAN
16 11 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (0.20%) FTP
17 10 (0.20%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1208 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 429 (8.48%) MySQL
3 184 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 180 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 167 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 128 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 113 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 84 (1.66%) NoSQL
9 79 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 78 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 76 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 47 (0.93%) RDBMS
14 45 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
15 44 (0.87%) Big Data
16 28 (0.55%) QlikView
16 28 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
17 27 (0.53%) MS Access
17 27 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 271 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 195 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 187 (3.70%) NUnit
4 134 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 129 (2.55%) Moq
6 105 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 93 (1.84%) Subversion
8 79 (1.56%) MSTest
9 74 (1.46%) JIRA
9 74 (1.46%) Selenium
10 57 (1.13%) Eclipse
11 40 (0.79%) Maven
12 38 (0.75%) JUnit
12 38 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 35 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
14 24 (0.47%) Ant
14 24 (0.47%) Mercurial
14 24 (0.47%) Jenkins
15 20 (0.40%) Grunt
16 18 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 862 (17.04%) Finance
2 250 (4.94%) Retail
3 243 (4.80%) Banking
4 242 (4.78%) Marketing
5 188 (3.72%) Games
6 132 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 116 (2.29%) Advertising
8 61 (1.21%) Back Office
9 53 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.01%) Front Office
10 51 (1.01%) Automotive
11 48 (0.95%) Electronics
12 47 (0.93%) Law
13 41 (0.81%) Legal
13 41 (0.81%) Aerospace
14 40 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.67%) Publishing
16 33 (0.65%) Manufacturing
17 24 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 21 (0.42%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1676 (33.14%) .NET
2 1516 (29.97%) HTML
3 1253 (24.77%) CSS
4 1117 (22.08%) ASP.NET
5 695 (13.74%) jQuery
6 474 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 464 (9.17%) HTML5
8 379 (7.49%) .NET Framework
9 368 (7.28%) XML
10 291 (5.75%) CSS3
11 276 (5.46%) WCF
12 269 (5.32%) Web Services
13 200 (3.95%) AngularJS
14 197 (3.89%) Ajax
15 177 (3.50%) WPF
16 165 (3.26%) WinForms
17 135 (2.67%) LINQ
18 131 (2.59%) Entity Framework
19 125 (2.47%) JSON
20 124 (2.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 865 (17.10%) Computer Science
2 369 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 236 (4.67%) Mathematics
4 171 (3.38%) User Experience
5 164 (3.24%) Mobile App
6 113 (2.23%) Physics
7 106 (2.10%) Hedge funds
8 103 (2.04%) Open Source
9 92 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 80 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
11 57 (1.13%) Social Media
11 57 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 55 (1.09%) Algorithms
13 35 (0.69%) Data Integration
13 35 (0.69%) Statistics
14 34 (0.67%) Digital Media
15 33 (0.65%) Fixed Income
16 30 (0.59%) Data Structures
17 28 (0.55%) GIS
18 27 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 687 (13.58%) Windows
2 453 (8.96%) Linux
3 214 (4.23%) UNIX
4 172 (3.40%) Android
5 152 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 110 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 95 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (1.36%) Windows XP
9 59 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (0.89%) Windows 8
11 41 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 26 (0.51%) Windows 2000
12 26 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (0.45%) Solaris
15 20 (0.40%) CentOS
16 15 (0.30%) Windows Vista
17 10 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.18%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1051 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 935 (18.49%) MVC
3 590 (11.66%) OO
4 492 (9.73%) Software Engineering
5 412 (8.15%) TDD
6 369 (7.30%) Scrum
7 348 (6.88%) Project Management
8 346 (6.84%) Web Development
9 278 (5.50%) E-Commerce
10 217 (4.29%) OOP
11 210 (4.15%) Web Application Development
12 184 (3.64%) BDD
13 157 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
14 154 (3.04%) PRINCE2
15 153 (3.02%) Kanban
15 153 (3.02%) Analytics
16 152 (3.01%) ITIL
17 142 (2.81%) CRM
18 141 (2.79%) Business Analysis
18 141 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1722 (34.05%) C#
2 1534 (30.33%) SQL
3 1477 (29.20%) JavaScript
4 847 (16.75%) Java
5 564 (11.15%) PHP
6 337 (6.66%) VB.NET
7 318 (6.29%) C++
8 264 (5.22%) Python
9 251 (4.96%) T-SQL
10 160 (3.16%) VB
11 120 (2.37%) Perl
12 119 (2.35%) Ruby
13 105 (2.08%) C
14 71 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 71 (1.40%) VBA
15 54 (1.07%) PowerShell
16 52 (1.03%) PHP5
17 46 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 45 (0.89%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1516 (29.97%) Degree
2 112 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 82 (1.62%) ISEB
4 73 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 61 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (1.19%) CCNA
6 60 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 55 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 50 (0.99%) PhD
9 49 (0.97%) MCP
10 44 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 35 (0.69%) MCTS
12 34 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 32 (0.63%) CISSP
14 27 (0.53%) MCSD
15 26 (0.51%) MCAD
16 22 (0.43%) CCNP
17 21 (0.42%) CISA
18 20 (0.40%) A+ Certification
19 15 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (5.00%) QA
2 66 (1.30%) SLA
3 13 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.099%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.079%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.059%) HL7
8 1 (0.020%) COSO
8 1 (0.020%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.020%) GPG13
System Software
1 175 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 95 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.36%) vSphere
4 16 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.22%) Firmware
8 8 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.16%) XenApp
9 6 (0.12%) Xen
10 5 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.079%) NFS
11 4 (0.079%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.079%) SpamAssassin
12 2 (0.040%) Docker
12 2 (0.040%) iptables
12 2 (0.040%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.020%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.020%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.020%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (0.59%) Puppet
1 30 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.34%) Nagios
3 14 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (0.24%) Data Guard
5 11 (0.22%) SCCM
6 10 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.18%) Plesk
7 9 (0.18%) cPanel
8 8 (0.16%) Webmin
8 8 (0.16%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.12%) WSUS
10 5 (0.099%) Ansible
11 4 (0.079%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.079%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.079%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.059%) Unicenter
12 3 (0.059%) Control-M
12 3 (0.059%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.059%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 830 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 302 (5.97%) Oracle
3 140 (2.77%) Adobe
4 125 (2.47%) VMware
5 97 (1.92%) Google
6 91 (1.80%) Cisco
7 67 (1.32%) SAP
8 65 (1.29%) Citrix
8 65 (1.29%) Zend
9 48 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 33 (0.65%) Business Objects
11 33 (0.65%) Facebook
12 30 (0.59%) HP
13 28 (0.55%) IBM
14 25 (0.49%) hybris
15 23 (0.45%) Juniper
16 21 (0.42%) Sitecore
17 20 (0.40%) CheckPoint
18 17 (0.34%) ATG
London
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 10% Discretionary Bonus & Pension
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + share options, great place
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East Sussex
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum DOE
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training!
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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