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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 124 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2630 2284 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.33% 2.19% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.32% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2039 2255
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £39,000
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
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +3 1033 £30,000 -4.76% 118
South East +12 614 £25,000 -1.96% 38
East of England +18 251 £27,000 +8.00% 24
South West +37 192 £23,500 +2.17% 32
Yorkshire -9 170 £24,000 +6.66% 14
North West -19 165 £25,000 - 34
East Midlands +11 116 £25,000 - 11
West Midlands -26 87 £22,500 -16.66% 18
Midlands +9 10 £32,000 - 1
North East -16 7 £22,250 -1.11% 6
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Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1506 (31.75%) .NET
2 1497 (31.56%) Degree
3 1491 (31.43%) C#
4 1483 (31.26%) SQL
5 1358 (28.63%) HTML
6 1255 (26.45%) JavaScript
7 1122 (23.65%) CSS
8 1095 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 983 (20.72%) ASP.NET
10 929 (19.58%) Java
11 893 (18.82%) Finance
12 868 (18.30%) Computer Science
13 786 (16.57%) Microsoft
14 707 (14.90%) Windows
15 684 (14.42%) jQuery
16 657 (13.85%) MVC
17 578 (12.18%) OO
18 541 (11.40%) PHP
19 515 (10.86%) Linux
20 480 (10.12%) MySQL
21 466 (9.82%) MS Excel
22 449 (9.46%) C++
23 424 (8.94%) Software Engineering
24 421 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
25 411 (8.66%) TDD
26 376 (7.93%) Scrum
27 373 (7.86%) .NET Framework
28 366 (7.72%) Oracle
29 347 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC
30 344 (7.25%) Web Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 172 (3.63%) IIS
2 136 (2.87%) CMS
3 130 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 114 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 79 (1.67%) Apache
6 77 (1.62%) WordPress
7 56 (1.18%) Drupal
8 51 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 46 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 42 (0.89%) Node.js
11 40 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (0.80%) SAS
13 33 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 30 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
15 18 (0.38%) Umbraco
16 17 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
17 15 (0.32%) MQSeries
17 15 (0.32%) Lync
17 15 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 466 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 272 (5.73%) MS Office
3 141 (2.97%) Photoshop
4 67 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 61 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 42 (0.89%) MS Project
7 27 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 25 (0.53%) InDesign
9 24 (0.51%) Fireworks
10 18 (0.38%) MS Visio
11 9 (0.19%) Doxygen
12 7 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.13%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.13%) SPSS
14 5 (0.11%) FreeHand
15 4 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
15 4 (0.084%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.063%) Maya
16 3 (0.063%) FrameMaker
16 3 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 45 (0.95%) Magento
2 28 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.40%) SAP CRM
4 14 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 14 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.27%) SAP SD
6 12 (0.25%) SunGard APT
6 12 (0.25%) SAP BPC
7 10 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.19%) HFM
9 8 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.13%) SAP CO
11 6 (0.13%) SAP WM
12 5 (0.11%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.11%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.33%) SaaS
2 34 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (0.48%) Office 365
4 17 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.32%) Force.com
6 12 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.13%) GitHub
9 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.084%) PaaS
11 2 (0.042%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.042%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.042%) IaaS
12 1 (0.021%) Heroku
12 1 (0.021%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.021%) Route 53
12 1 (0.021%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 166 (3.50%) Internet
2 97 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 73 (1.54%) Firewall
4 54 (1.14%) DNS
5 45 (0.95%) Intranet
6 33 (0.70%) HTTP
6 33 (0.70%) LAN
7 32 (0.67%) DHCP
8 31 (0.65%) WAN
8 31 (0.65%) SAN
9 27 (0.57%) FTP
10 25 (0.53%) Wireless
10 25 (0.53%) VPN
11 23 (0.48%) IP Telephony
12 21 (0.44%) VoIP
12 21 (0.44%) Network Security
13 19 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
14 16 (0.34%) SMS
15 15 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1095 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 480 (10.12%) MySQL
3 222 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 215 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 185 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 173 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 108 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
8 106 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 93 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 79 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 73 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 71 (1.50%) MongoDB
13 59 (1.24%) Big Data
14 47 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 47 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 42 (0.89%) OLAP
16 40 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 38 (0.80%) NoSQL
18 33 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 30 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 213 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 149 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 143 (3.01%) Subversion
3 143 (3.01%) NUnit
4 130 (2.74%) Moq
5 129 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 103 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 96 (2.02%) MSTest
8 73 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 71 (1.50%) Selenium
10 70 (1.48%) Maven
11 63 (1.33%) JUnit
12 38 (0.80%) Ant
13 33 (0.70%) TeamCity
14 32 (0.67%) JIRA
14 32 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
15 30 (0.63%) NetBeans
16 29 (0.61%) Jenkins
17 28 (0.59%) Hudson
18 23 (0.48%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 893 (18.82%) Finance
2 331 (6.98%) Marketing
3 183 (3.86%) Games
4 181 (3.82%) Banking
5 171 (3.60%) Retail
6 137 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 105 (2.21%) Advertising
8 79 (1.67%) Law
9 70 (1.48%) Front Office
10 64 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 47 (0.99%) Legal
11 47 (0.99%) Investment Banking
12 46 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 39 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 37 (0.78%) Publishing
14 37 (0.78%) Electronics
15 33 (0.70%) French Language
16 30 (0.63%) Back Office
17 21 (0.44%) Billing
18 18 (0.38%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1506 (31.75%) .NET
2 1358 (28.63%) HTML
3 1122 (23.65%) CSS
4 983 (20.72%) ASP.NET
5 684 (14.42%) jQuery
6 373 (7.86%) .NET Framework
7 347 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 344 (7.25%) Web Services
9 324 (6.83%) XML
10 320 (6.75%) HTML5
11 299 (6.30%) WCF
12 237 (5.00%) WPF
13 229 (4.83%) WinForms
14 207 (4.36%) CSS3
15 196 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 182 (3.84%) Razor View Engine
17 178 (3.75%) Ajax
17 178 (3.75%) J2EE
18 162 (3.41%) Spring
19 104 (2.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 868 (18.30%) Computer Science
2 235 (4.95%) Mathematics
3 139 (2.93%) Mobile App
4 112 (2.36%) Open Source
5 105 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
6 104 (2.19%) Hedge funds
7 101 (2.13%) Physics
8 96 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 79 (1.67%) Social Media
10 68 (1.43%) Digital Media
11 60 (1.26%) Management Information System
12 59 (1.24%) Blackberry
12 59 (1.24%) NHS
13 52 (1.10%) Derivative
14 51 (1.08%) BBC
15 48 (1.01%) iPad
16 41 (0.86%) Statistics
17 38 (0.80%) Blog
18 36 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
18 36 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 707 (14.90%) Windows
2 515 (10.86%) Linux
3 236 (4.97%) UNIX
4 177 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 140 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 134 (2.82%) Android
7 126 (2.66%) Windows 7
8 92 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 71 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 70 (1.48%) Windows 8
11 45 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (0.74%) Solaris
13 28 (0.59%) CentOS
13 28 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 23 (0.48%) Windows Phone
16 21 (0.44%) AIX
17 19 (0.40%) Mac OS X
18 17 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 17 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (13.85%) MVC
2 578 (12.18%) OO
3 424 (8.94%) Software Engineering
4 421 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
5 411 (8.66%) TDD
6 376 (7.93%) Scrum
7 335 (7.06%) Web Development
8 258 (5.44%) E-Commerce
9 247 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
10 245 (5.16%) Project Management
11 198 (4.17%) OOP
12 187 (3.94%) Web Application Development
13 172 (3.63%) Kanban
14 169 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
15 150 (3.16%) Analytics
16 146 (3.08%) BDD
17 145 (3.06%) ITIL
18 136 (2.87%) Unit Testing
19 127 (2.68%) Business Analysis
20 124 (2.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1491 (31.43%) C#
2 1483 (31.26%) SQL
3 1255 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 929 (19.58%) Java
5 541 (11.40%) PHP
6 449 (9.46%) C++
7 325 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 291 (6.13%) VB.NET
9 237 (5.00%) Python
10 176 (3.71%) C
11 154 (3.25%) VB
12 122 (2.57%) Perl
12 122 (2.57%) Ruby
13 108 (2.28%) VBA
14 68 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 63 (1.33%) PL/SQL
16 44 (0.93%) PHP5
17 41 (0.86%) Bash Shell
18 39 (0.82%) Objective-C
19 30 (0.63%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1497 (31.56%) Degree
2 192 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 113 (2.38%) MCP
4 96 (2.02%) MCTS
5 88 (1.85%) MCSD
6 87 (1.83%) MCAD
7 78 (1.64%) ISEB
8 69 (1.45%) PhD
9 64 (1.35%) Security Cleared
10 50 (1.05%) ISTQB
11 46 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (0.91%) CCNA
13 39 (0.82%) SC Cleared
14 27 (0.57%) MCITP
15 26 (0.55%) MCSE
16 16 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 15 (0.32%) DV Cleared
18 12 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 11 (0.23%) A+ Certification
20 9 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (4.15%) QA
2 45 (0.95%) SLA
2 45 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.17%) WAI
6 7 (0.15%) GPG13
7 4 (0.084%) COBIT
7 4 (0.084%) WCAG
8 3 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.063%) HL7
9 2 (0.042%) P3O
9 2 (0.042%) TickIT
9 2 (0.042%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.021%) BS25999
10 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
System Software
1 200 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 96 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 28 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (0.57%) XenApp
6 25 (0.53%) vSphere
7 24 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 23 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.084%) Varnish
12 4 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.063%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.063%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.042%) vCloud
14 2 (0.042%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.042%) NFS
15 1 (0.021%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.021%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (0.57%) Puppet
2 19 (0.40%) SCCM
3 18 (0.38%) SCOM
4 17 (0.36%) Nagios
4 17 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.21%) ZABBIX
7 10 (0.21%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.13%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.11%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.084%) Ansible
11 4 (0.084%) Scalr
11 4 (0.084%) Plesk
11 4 (0.084%) WMI
11 4 (0.084%) OpenView
11 4 (0.084%) BMC PATROL
12 3 (0.063%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 786 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 366 (7.72%) Oracle
3 142 (2.99%) VMware
4 118 (2.49%) Adobe
5 84 (1.77%) SAP
6 79 (1.67%) Cisco
6 79 (1.67%) Google
7 65 (1.37%) Citrix
8 58 (1.22%) IBM
9 53 (1.12%) JBoss
10 48 (1.01%) Zend
11 40 (0.84%) HP
11 40 (0.84%) Red Hat
12 36 (0.76%) Business Objects
13 31 (0.65%) Apple
14 29 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (0.59%) Cognos
16 26 (0.55%) Bloomberg
17 23 (0.48%) Sybase
18 22 (0.46%) Facebook
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