The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 105 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2767 2385 2536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.34% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.48% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2399 2097 2235
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +1 1120 £30,000 - 124
South East -3 639 £26,500 +6.00% 61
East of England +1 228 £26,000 +4.00% 35
North West +5 182 £23,500 -2.08% 23
Yorkshire +33 168 £24,000 +6.66% 26
South West +32 165 £26,500 +17.77% 23
West Midlands +38 149 £23,000 -8.00% 15
East Midlands +30 93 £25,000 - 15
North East +4 27 £22,750 +1.11% 5
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1701 (31.69%) Degree
2 1629 (30.35%) C#
3 1627 (30.31%) .NET
4 1574 (29.33%) SQL
5 1498 (27.91%) HTML
6 1410 (26.27%) JavaScript
7 1225 (22.82%) CSS
8 1215 (22.64%) SQL Server
9 1150 (21.43%) Finance
10 1060 (19.75%) ASP.NET
11 973 (18.13%) Computer Science
12 916 (17.07%) Java
13 878 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 762 (14.20%) Windows
15 742 (13.83%) MVC
16 706 (13.15%) jQuery
17 608 (11.33%) OO
18 603 (11.24%) Linux
19 564 (10.51%) PHP
20 533 (9.93%) Software Engineering
21 504 (9.39%) MS Excel
22 493 (9.19%) C++
23 474 (8.83%) MySQL
24 466 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
25 434 (8.09%) Scrum
26 419 (7.81%) TDD
27 398 (7.42%) .NET Framework
28 395 (7.36%) Oracle
29 373 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
30 356 (6.63%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 178 (3.32%) IIS
2 154 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 126 (2.35%) CMS
4 98 (1.83%) WordPress
5 97 (1.81%) Apache
6 91 (1.70%) MS Exchange
7 79 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 76 (1.42%) Tomcat
9 50 (0.93%) Drupal
10 48 (0.89%) Node.js
11 41 (0.76%) WebLogic
12 37 (0.69%) Umbraco
13 33 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 32 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
15 24 (0.45%) SAS
15 24 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
16 22 (0.41%) Joomla!
17 19 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
17 19 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
18 18 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 504 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 279 (5.20%) MS Office
3 187 (3.48%) Photoshop
4 113 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 65 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.76%) MS Project
7 32 (0.60%) InDesign
8 29 (0.54%) MS Visio
9 21 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (0.24%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.20%) AutoCAD
12 10 (0.19%) FrameMaker
12 10 (0.19%) Acrobat
13 9 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (0.11%) XMetaL
14 6 (0.11%) RoboHelp
15 5 (0.093%) FreeHand
16 4 (0.075%) SPSS
17 3 (0.056%) Simulink
18 2 (0.037%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 47 (0.88%) Magento
2 45 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 15 (0.28%) SunGard APT
5 13 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 11 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 11 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.15%) Sage 1000
8 8 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.13%) SAP R/3
10 6 (0.11%) HFM
10 6 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
10 6 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
10 6 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
11 5 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 94 (1.75%) SaaS
2 37 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.41%) Office 365
6 18 (0.34%) Force.com
7 11 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.17%) ElastiCache
10 8 (0.15%) GitHub
11 6 (0.11%) IaaS
12 5 (0.093%) PaaS
12 5 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.075%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.075%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.019%) MailChimp
14 1 (0.019%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.019%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 176 (3.28%) Internet
2 112 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 78 (1.45%) DNS
4 62 (1.16%) Firewall
5 52 (0.97%) DHCP
6 45 (0.84%) Intranet
7 39 (0.73%) HTTP
8 37 (0.69%) FTP
9 36 (0.67%) WAN
10 34 (0.63%) SAN
11 33 (0.61%) LAN
12 29 (0.54%) VPN
13 28 (0.52%) Network Security
14 27 (0.50%) Wireless
15 24 (0.45%) MPLS
16 23 (0.43%) VoIP
17 21 (0.39%) IP Telephony
18 18 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
20 14 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1215 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 474 (8.83%) MySQL
3 211 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 209 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 198 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 163 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 104 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 93 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
9 83 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 81 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 71 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (1.32%) MongoDB
12 69 (1.29%) Big Data
13 59 (1.10%) RDBMS
14 53 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
15 46 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 30 (0.56%) NoSQL
17 25 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 254 (4.73%) Visual Studio
2 180 (3.35%) Git (software)
3 165 (3.07%) NUnit
4 150 (2.79%) Moq
5 149 (2.78%) Subversion
6 135 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 91 (1.70%) MSTest
8 83 (1.55%) Eclipse
9 73 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 69 (1.29%) Selenium
11 63 (1.17%) Maven
12 56 (1.04%) JUnit
13 55 (1.02%) TeamCity
14 48 (0.89%) Cucumber
15 47 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
16 44 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 43 (0.80%) JIRA
18 42 (0.78%) Ant
19 41 (0.76%) Jenkins
20 32 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 1150 (21.43%) Finance
2 315 (5.87%) Marketing
3 264 (4.92%) Banking
4 221 (4.12%) Games
5 210 (3.91%) Retail
6 181 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 153 (2.85%) Advertising
8 109 (2.03%) Front Office
9 81 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 70 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 70 (1.30%) Electronics
11 62 (1.16%) Law
12 60 (1.12%) Legal
13 43 (0.80%) Back Office
14 38 (0.71%) French Language
15 37 (0.69%) Financial Institution
16 30 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
17 29 (0.54%) Publishing
18 18 (0.34%) German Language
19 17 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1627 (30.31%) .NET
2 1498 (27.91%) HTML
3 1225 (22.82%) CSS
4 1060 (19.75%) ASP.NET
5 706 (13.15%) jQuery
6 398 (7.42%) .NET Framework
7 373 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 354 (6.60%) HTML5
9 333 (6.20%) XML
10 330 (6.15%) WCF
11 314 (5.85%) Web Services
12 289 (5.38%) WinForms
13 283 (5.27%) WPF
14 244 (4.55%) CSS3
15 184 (3.43%) J2EE
16 173 (3.22%) Spring
17 168 (3.13%) Ajax
18 158 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 152 (2.83%) Razor View Engine
20 120 (2.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 973 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 193 (3.60%) Mathematics
3 147 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 144 (2.68%) Open Source
5 136 (2.53%) Hedge funds
6 99 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
7 90 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 85 (1.58%) Digital Media
9 75 (1.40%) Derivative
10 74 (1.38%) Physics
10 74 (1.38%) Social Media
11 54 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 51 (0.95%) NHS
13 44 (0.82%) BBC
14 43 (0.80%) Blackberry
15 41 (0.76%) Equities
16 39 (0.73%) Graphic Design
17 36 (0.67%) Fixed Income
18 34 (0.63%) Client/Server
19 33 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 762 (14.20%) Windows
2 603 (11.24%) Linux
3 278 (5.18%) UNIX
4 139 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 129 (2.40%) Android
6 128 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 124 (2.31%) Apple iOS
8 62 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 59 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 58 (1.08%) Solaris
10 58 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 52 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (0.71%) Ubuntu
14 35 (0.65%) CentOS
15 34 (0.63%) Debian
16 25 (0.47%) AIX
17 20 (0.37%) Mac OS X
18 14 (0.26%) Windows Phone
19 12 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (13.83%) MVC
2 608 (11.33%) OO
3 533 (9.93%) Software Engineering
4 466 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
5 434 (8.09%) Scrum
6 419 (7.81%) TDD
7 310 (5.78%) Web Development
8 289 (5.38%) E-Commerce
9 279 (5.20%) Project Management
10 224 (4.17%) OOP
11 213 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
12 184 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
12 184 (3.43%) Web Application Development
13 160 (2.98%) BDD
14 155 (2.89%) Unit Testing
15 154 (2.87%) Kanban
16 150 (2.79%) Analytics
16 150 (2.79%) ITIL
17 140 (2.61%) CRM
18 139 (2.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1629 (30.35%) C#
2 1574 (29.33%) SQL
3 1410 (26.27%) JavaScript
4 916 (17.07%) Java
5 564 (10.51%) PHP
6 493 (9.19%) C++
7 356 (6.63%) VB.NET
8 324 (6.04%) T-SQL
9 292 (5.44%) Python
10 204 (3.80%) C
11 182 (3.39%) VB
12 151 (2.81%) VBA
13 131 (2.44%) Perl
14 127 (2.37%) Ruby
15 75 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 72 (1.34%) PowerShell
17 54 (1.01%) Bash Shell
18 45 (0.84%) Shell Script
19 35 (0.65%) Objective-C
19 35 (0.65%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1701 (31.69%) Degree
2 153 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (1.98%) ISEB
4 90 (1.68%) MCP
5 67 (1.25%) MCSD
5 67 (1.25%) MCTS
6 64 (1.19%) MCAD
7 55 (1.02%) Security Cleared
8 50 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 46 (0.86%) CCNA
10 43 (0.80%) PhD
10 43 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 40 (0.75%) ISTQB
12 32 (0.60%) SC Cleared
13 28 (0.52%) MCITP
14 26 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 25 (0.47%) MCSE
16 23 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
17 17 (0.32%) OCA
17 17 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (4.62%) QA
2 41 (0.76%) SLA
3 29 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.093%) WAI
6 5 (0.093%) COBIT
7 3 (0.056%) COREP
8 2 (0.037%) FINREP
8 2 (0.037%) Basel III
8 2 (0.037%) P3O
8 2 (0.037%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.019%) WCAG
9 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 210 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 90 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 26 (0.48%) vSphere
5 25 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (0.45%) XenApp
7 19 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 18 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 15 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.093%) NFS
13 4 (0.075%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.075%) KVM
13 4 (0.075%) Docker
14 3 (0.056%) Varnish
14 3 (0.056%) Squid
14 3 (0.056%) Xen
14 3 (0.056%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (0.75%) Puppet
2 28 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.43%) SCCM
4 21 (0.39%) SCOM
4 21 (0.39%) Data Guard
5 19 (0.35%) Nagios
6 13 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 11 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.15%) SCVMM
10 7 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.11%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.093%) Plesk
13 4 (0.075%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.075%) Munin
13 4 (0.075%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.075%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.075%) Ansible
14 3 (0.056%) Scalr
Vendors
1 878 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 395 (7.36%) Oracle
3 144 (2.68%) Adobe
4 135 (2.52%) VMware
5 94 (1.75%) Google
6 78 (1.45%) Cisco
7 75 (1.40%) SAP
8 73 (1.36%) HP
9 69 (1.29%) IBM
10 65 (1.21%) Red Hat
11 53 (0.99%) Citrix
12 47 (0.88%) Zend
13 43 (0.80%) Business Objects
14 42 (0.78%) Cognos
15 34 (0.63%) JBoss
16 33 (0.61%) Apple
17 32 (0.60%) Sybase
18 30 (0.56%) Sitecore
19 24 (0.45%) Twitter
19 24 (0.45%) Hyperion
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 + Bens OTE 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QUANTICA
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25K - £50K, Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20,000 - £30,000 plus bonus and ben
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Base + Full Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago