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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 122 124 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2431 2442 2202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.57% 2.46% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.55% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2114 1904
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +21 967 £33,000 +10.00% 144
South East -11 550 £26,500 - 93
East of England +4 195 £27,500 +10.00% 16
South West +25 182 £27,000 +13.68% 36
Yorkshire -19 177 £25,500 +2.00% 26
West Midlands +19 135 £25,000 +13.63% 30
North West -23 106 £25,000 +9.89% 42
East Midlands +14 103 £25,000 - 25
North East -3 8 £29,000 +22.10% 4
Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 1622 (31.42%) Degree
2 1599 (30.97%) C#
3 1458 (28.24%) .NET
4 1448 (28.05%) HTML
5 1430 (27.70%) SQL
6 1415 (27.41%) JavaScript
7 1222 (23.67%) CSS
8 1193 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1131 (21.91%) SQL Server
10 1053 (20.40%) Computer Science
11 1022 (19.79%) ASP.NET
12 1014 (19.64%) Java
13 942 (18.25%) Finance
14 931 (18.03%) MVC
15 736 (14.26%) Microsoft
16 669 (12.96%) jQuery
17 608 (11.78%) Windows
18 544 (10.54%) Software Engineering
19 482 (9.34%) TDD
20 476 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
21 471 (9.12%) HTML5
22 462 (8.95%) Linux
23 461 (8.93%) MS Excel
24 454 (8.79%) PHP
25 445 (8.62%) OO
26 424 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
27 397 (7.69%) Python
28 378 (7.32%) C++
29 354 (6.86%) Scrum
30 351 (6.80%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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
1 158 (3.06%) Node.js
2 146 (2.83%) CMS
3 109 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 102 (1.98%) WordPress
5 84 (1.63%) Apache
6 83 (1.61%) IIS
7 63 (1.22%) JBoss
8 57 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 52 (1.01%) Drupal
9 52 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 44 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
11 35 (0.68%) Umbraco
12 26 (0.50%) nginx
13 25 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 25 (0.48%) WebLogic
14 22 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 19 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
16 17 (0.33%) Confluence
17 13 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 461 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 214 (4.14%) MS Office
3 122 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 50 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 47 (0.91%) MS Project
7 45 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 25 (0.48%) MS Visio
9 18 (0.35%) InDesign
10 13 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
11 6 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.097%) SPSS
13 4 (0.077%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.058%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.039%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.039%) HipChat
15 2 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.039%) Simulink
16 1 (0.019%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 45 (0.87%) Magento
2 24 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 17 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.19%) SAP SD
8 9 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 9 (0.17%) SAP MM
9 8 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
12 5 (0.097%) SAP HCM
13 4 (0.077%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 4 (0.077%) JDE World
13 4 (0.077%) OpenText Process Suite
13 4 (0.077%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.077%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.077%) Oracle Receivables
13 4 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 114 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (1.43%) SaaS
4 43 (0.83%) GitHub
5 33 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 22 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.33%) IaaS
9 15 (0.29%) Office 365
10 9 (0.17%) Sage Pay
11 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.097%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.097%) Bluemix
12 5 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.097%) Joyent
12 5 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.077%) Force.com
13 4 (0.077%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 158 (3.06%) Internet
2 112 (2.17%) Firewall
3 79 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 69 (1.34%) LAN
5 62 (1.20%) Intranet
6 59 (1.14%) DNS
7 51 (0.99%) WAN
8 49 (0.95%) VPN
9 48 (0.93%) HTTP
10 35 (0.68%) Network Security
11 33 (0.64%) DHCP
12 30 (0.58%) Wireshark
13 29 (0.56%) Wireless
14 28 (0.54%) VLAN
15 24 (0.46%) VoIP
16 18 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
16 18 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (0.31%) FTP
18 15 (0.29%) Ethernet
18 15 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1131 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 351 (6.80%) MySQL
3 225 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 182 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 164 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 156 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 155 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 113 (2.19%) NoSQL
9 107 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
10 92 (1.78%) Big Data
11 83 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 60 (1.16%) MongoDB
14 59 (1.14%) RDBMS
15 52 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 40 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
16 40 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
17 39 (0.76%) QlikView
18 28 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
19 25 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 315 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 192 (3.72%) Visual Studio
3 129 (2.50%) Subversion
4 126 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 112 (2.17%) NUnit
6 100 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 91 (1.76%) Moq
8 88 (1.70%) Rhino Mocks
9 85 (1.65%) Selenium
10 75 (1.45%) JIRA
11 71 (1.38%) JUnit
12 62 (1.20%) Maven
13 59 (1.14%) MSTest
14 56 (1.08%) Jenkins
15 43 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 34 (0.66%) gulp
17 30 (0.58%) Mercurial
18 24 (0.46%) Ant
19 23 (0.45%) Bitbucket
20 20 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 942 (18.25%) Finance
2 289 (5.60%) Marketing
3 218 (4.22%) Banking
4 158 (3.06%) Retail
5 155 (3.00%) Games
6 138 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 131 (2.54%) Front Office
8 121 (2.34%) Advertising
9 80 (1.55%) Law
10 70 (1.36%) Investment Banking
11 58 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 52 (1.01%) Legal
13 46 (0.89%) Electronics
14 41 (0.79%) Back Office
15 38 (0.74%) Publishing
16 30 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 29 (0.56%) French Language
18 26 (0.50%) Automotive
19 21 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
20 14 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1458 (28.24%) .NET
2 1448 (28.05%) HTML
3 1222 (23.67%) CSS
4 1022 (19.79%) ASP.NET
5 669 (12.96%) jQuery
6 476 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 471 (9.12%) HTML5
8 331 (6.41%) AngularJS
9 329 (6.37%) Web Services
10 323 (6.26%) .NET Framework
11 313 (6.06%) XML
12 290 (5.62%) CSS3
13 260 (5.04%) WCF
14 196 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 187 (3.62%) WPF
16 184 (3.56%) Spring
17 159 (3.08%) WinForms
18 147 (2.85%) Ajax
19 142 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 141 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1053 (20.40%) Computer Science
2 424 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 317 (6.14%) Mathematics
4 213 (4.13%) User Experience
5 130 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 119 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 92 (1.78%) Physics
8 83 (1.61%) Equities
9 78 (1.51%) Algorithms
10 75 (1.45%) Data Structures
11 66 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
12 65 (1.26%) Fintech
13 64 (1.24%) Management Information System
14 61 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
15 59 (1.14%) Driving Licence
16 56 (1.08%) Visualisation
17 53 (1.03%) Statistics
18 50 (0.97%) Data Centre
19 49 (0.95%) Social Media
20 43 (0.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 608 (11.78%) Windows
2 462 (8.95%) Linux
3 193 (3.74%) Unix
4 159 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 128 (2.48%) Android
5 128 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 78 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 61 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (0.64%) CentOS
10 28 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 27 (0.52%) Solaris
12 24 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 22 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.35%) Debian
15 17 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.27%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1193 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
2 931 (18.03%) MVC
3 544 (10.54%) Software Engineering
4 482 (9.34%) TDD
5 445 (8.62%) OO
6 354 (6.86%) Scrum
7 296 (5.73%) Web Development
8 287 (5.56%) Project Management
9 260 (5.04%) OOP
10 246 (4.76%) SDLC
11 238 (4.61%) E-Commerce
12 225 (4.36%) BDD
13 217 (4.20%) Web Application Development
14 211 (4.09%) Analytics
15 207 (4.01%) Front End Development
16 191 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
17 176 (3.41%) Unit Testing
18 155 (3.00%) ITIL
19 148 (2.87%) CRM
20 147 (2.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1599 (30.97%) C#
2 1430 (27.70%) SQL
3 1415 (27.41%) JavaScript
4 1014 (19.64%) Java
5 454 (8.79%) PHP
6 397 (7.69%) Python
7 378 (7.32%) C++
8 277 (5.37%) T-SQL
9 265 (5.13%) VB.NET
10 182 (3.53%) Ruby
11 161 (3.12%) VB
12 127 (2.46%) C
13 110 (2.13%) VBA
14 95 (1.84%) Perl
15 81 (1.57%) Scala
16 73 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 66 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 61 (1.18%) PowerShell
19 55 (1.07%) Objective-C
20 47 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1622 (31.42%) Degree
2 100 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 60 (1.16%) ISEB
5 59 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (0.95%) CCNA
6 49 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 38 (0.74%) MCP
8 35 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 31 (0.60%) CCNP
9 31 (0.60%) MCTS
10 30 (0.58%) MCSD
10 30 (0.58%) PhD
11 29 (0.56%) MCAD
12 28 (0.54%) HND
13 27 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 22 (0.43%) CFA
15 21 (0.41%) HNC
16 20 (0.39%) DV Cleared
17 16 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (4.05%) QA
2 50 (0.97%) SLA
3 23 (0.45%) AIFMD
3 23 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.12%) MiFID
8 3 (0.058%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.019%) Basel II
9 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.019%) FATCA
9 1 (0.019%) GPG13
9 1 (0.019%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.019%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.019%) SDET
9 1 (0.019%) WAI
System Software
1 163 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.54%) Docker
4 24 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.33%) XenApp
6 14 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (0.23%) Firmware
8 11 (0.21%) Snort
8 11 (0.21%) vSphere
9 10 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.19%) Xen
10 8 (0.15%) vCloud
11 5 (0.097%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.077%) NFS
13 3 (0.058%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.039%) Cygwin
14 2 (0.039%) iptables
14 2 (0.039%) Varnish
14 2 (0.039%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (0.87%) Puppet
2 31 (0.60%) Nagios
3 25 (0.48%) SCCM
4 23 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 16 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.29%) Ansible
6 15 (0.29%) SCOM
6 15 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 14 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 12 (0.23%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.19%) RSA enVision
10 9 (0.17%) Cacti
11 8 (0.15%) Apache Shiro
11 8 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.15%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.12%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.077%) DameWare
13 4 (0.077%) SolarWinds Orion
14 3 (0.058%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 736 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 295 (5.71%) Oracle
3 122 (2.36%) VMware
4 106 (2.05%) Adobe
5 96 (1.86%) Cisco
6 84 (1.63%) Google
7 71 (1.38%) SAP
8 56 (1.08%) IBM
9 53 (1.03%) Citrix
10 50 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 38 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 31 (0.60%) ServiceNow
12 31 (0.60%) Zend
13 29 (0.56%) Juniper
14 26 (0.50%) Cognos
15 25 (0.48%) Apple
16 23 (0.45%) HP
16 23 (0.45%) Tableau
17 17 (0.33%) Symantec
18 16 (0.31%) Informatica
West Midlands
Ashdown Group
Salary: £23k - £25k per annum + 23 days holidays
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £320000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: from £36k total package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Salary dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday