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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 103 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2809 2381 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.57% 2.34% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.48% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 2100 2226
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
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
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 £26,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +12 1146 £30,000 - 128
South East -3 647 £26,500 +6.00% 52
East of England +10 229 £26,000 +4.00% 20
North West -1 193 £23,500 -4.08% 22
Yorkshire +28 167 £24,000 +6.66% 25
South West +24 162 £26,500 +17.77% 30
West Midlands +44 147 £23,000 -8.00% 25
East Midlands +38 95 £25,000 - 14
North East -3 26 £24,000 +6.66% 5
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 1679 (31.38%) Degree
2 1616 (30.21%) .NET
3 1613 (30.15%) C#
4 1549 (28.95%) SQL
5 1491 (27.87%) HTML
6 1405 (26.26%) JavaScript
7 1221 (22.82%) CSS
8 1212 (22.65%) SQL Server
9 1128 (21.08%) Finance
10 1049 (19.61%) ASP.NET
11 963 (18.00%) Computer Science
12 914 (17.08%) Java
13 875 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 741 (13.85%) Windows
15 733 (13.70%) MVC
16 702 (13.12%) jQuery
17 603 (11.27%) Linux
18 601 (11.23%) OO
19 564 (10.54%) PHP
20 534 (9.98%) Software Engineering
21 502 (9.38%) MS Excel
22 484 (9.05%) C++
23 468 (8.75%) MySQL
24 464 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
25 438 (8.19%) Scrum
26 418 (7.81%) TDD
27 408 (7.63%) .NET Framework
28 398 (7.44%) Oracle
29 369 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
30 357 (6.67%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 174 (3.25%) IIS
2 157 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 131 (2.45%) CMS
4 101 (1.89%) WordPress
5 94 (1.76%) Apache
6 89 (1.66%) MS Exchange
7 79 (1.48%) WebSphere
8 75 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 50 (0.93%) Drupal
10 49 (0.92%) Node.js
11 43 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 40 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 31 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 31 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 24 (0.45%) Joomla!
15 23 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
16 21 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
16 21 (0.39%) SAS
17 19 (0.36%) Confluence
17 19 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 502 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 275 (5.14%) MS Office
3 187 (3.50%) Photoshop
4 112 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 64 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.71%) MS Project
7 31 (0.58%) InDesign
8 29 (0.54%) MS Visio
9 19 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (0.22%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.21%) AutoCAD
12 10 (0.19%) FrameMaker
13 9 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
14 8 (0.15%) Acrobat
15 7 (0.13%) XMetaL
16 6 (0.11%) RoboHelp
17 5 (0.093%) FreeHand
18 3 (0.056%) Simulink
19 2 (0.037%) SPSS
19 2 (0.037%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 47 (0.88%) Magento
2 46 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 14 (0.26%) SunGard APT
5 13 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.22%) SAP BPC
6 12 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
6 12 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 11 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.15%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.15%) Sage 1000
9 8 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
10 7 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
10 7 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
10 7 (0.13%) SAP R/3
10 7 (0.13%) HFM
11 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 94 (1.76%) SaaS
2 36 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.37%) Office 365
6 17 (0.32%) Force.com
7 10 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (0.17%) GitHub
8 9 (0.17%) ElastiCache
9 6 (0.11%) IaaS
10 5 (0.093%) PaaS
11 4 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.075%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.075%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.019%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.019%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.019%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 173 (3.23%) Internet
2 113 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 74 (1.38%) DNS
4 63 (1.18%) Firewall
5 50 (0.93%) DHCP
6 45 (0.84%) Intranet
7 39 (0.73%) WAN
8 38 (0.71%) HTTP
9 36 (0.67%) LAN
9 36 (0.67%) FTP
10 31 (0.58%) SAN
11 29 (0.54%) VPN
12 28 (0.52%) Network Security
13 25 (0.47%) Wireless
14 24 (0.45%) MPLS
14 24 (0.45%) VoIP
15 19 (0.36%) IP Telephony
16 16 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (0.26%) LTE
17 14 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1212 (22.65%) SQL Server
2 468 (8.75%) MySQL
3 209 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 209 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 203 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 165 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 101 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 93 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 85 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 82 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 74 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (1.31%) MongoDB
12 66 (1.23%) Big Data
13 58 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 52 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
15 47 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
16 45 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (0.56%) NoSQL
18 26 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
18 26 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 251 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 178 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 167 (3.12%) NUnit
4 152 (2.84%) Moq
5 147 (2.75%) Subversion
6 137 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 91 (1.70%) MSTest
8 79 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 72 (1.35%) Selenium
10 66 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 64 (1.20%) Maven
12 57 (1.07%) JUnit
12 57 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 53 (0.99%) Cucumber
14 46 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
15 45 (0.84%) JIRA
16 44 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 41 (0.77%) Ant
18 40 (0.75%) Jenkins
19 33 (0.62%) ReSharper
General
1 1128 (21.08%) Finance
2 314 (5.87%) Marketing
3 260 (4.86%) Banking
4 220 (4.11%) Games
5 208 (3.89%) Retail
6 180 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 156 (2.92%) Advertising
8 108 (2.02%) Front Office
9 79 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 72 (1.35%) Electronics
11 70 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 62 (1.16%) Law
13 61 (1.14%) Legal
14 45 (0.84%) Back Office
15 39 (0.73%) French Language
16 37 (0.69%) Financial Institution
17 32 (0.60%) Publishing
18 30 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 19 (0.36%) German Language
20 18 (0.34%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1616 (30.21%) .NET
2 1491 (27.87%) HTML
3 1221 (22.82%) CSS
4 1049 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 702 (13.12%) jQuery
6 408 (7.63%) .NET Framework
7 369 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 355 (6.64%) HTML5
9 339 (6.34%) XML
10 319 (5.96%) WCF
11 309 (5.78%) Web Services
12 280 (5.23%) WinForms
13 277 (5.18%) WPF
14 248 (4.64%) CSS3
15 176 (3.29%) J2EE
16 174 (3.25%) Spring
17 170 (3.18%) Ajax
18 154 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 149 (2.79%) Razor View Engine
20 115 (2.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 963 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 180 (3.36%) Mathematics
3 150 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 141 (2.64%) Open Source
5 130 (2.43%) Hedge funds
6 99 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
7 87 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 85 (1.59%) Digital Media
9 77 (1.44%) Derivative
10 74 (1.38%) Social Media
11 67 (1.25%) Physics
12 53 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 50 (0.93%) NHS
14 44 (0.82%) BBC
15 42 (0.79%) Equities
15 42 (0.79%) Blackberry
16 37 (0.69%) Graphic Design
17 36 (0.67%) Fixed Income
18 33 (0.62%) Clustering
18 33 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 741 (13.85%) Windows
2 603 (11.27%) Linux
3 272 (5.08%) UNIX
4 136 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 128 (2.39%) Android
6 124 (2.32%) Windows 7
7 123 (2.30%) Apple iOS
8 59 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 57 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 56 (1.05%) Solaris
12 53 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 50 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 40 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 37 (0.69%) Debian
16 36 (0.67%) CentOS
17 26 (0.49%) AIX
18 21 (0.39%) Mac OS X
19 14 (0.26%) Fedora
20 11 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (13.70%) MVC
2 601 (11.23%) OO
3 534 (9.98%) Software Engineering
4 464 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
5 438 (8.19%) Scrum
6 418 (7.81%) TDD
7 302 (5.64%) Web Development
8 286 (5.35%) E-Commerce
9 275 (5.14%) Project Management
10 224 (4.19%) OOP
11 216 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
12 188 (3.51%) Web Application Development
13 182 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
14 162 (3.03%) BDD
15 155 (2.90%) Kanban
15 155 (2.90%) Unit Testing
16 150 (2.80%) Analytics
17 147 (2.75%) ITIL
18 142 (2.65%) CRM
19 141 (2.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1613 (30.15%) C#
2 1549 (28.95%) SQL
3 1405 (26.26%) JavaScript
4 914 (17.08%) Java
5 564 (10.54%) PHP
6 484 (9.05%) C++
7 357 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 328 (6.13%) T-SQL
9 289 (5.40%) Python
10 209 (3.91%) C
11 181 (3.38%) VB
12 147 (2.75%) VBA
13 132 (2.47%) Perl
14 127 (2.37%) Ruby
15 73 (1.36%) PL/SQL
16 68 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 48 (0.90%) Bash Shell
18 44 (0.82%) Shell Script
19 38 (0.71%) PHP5
20 37 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1679 (31.38%) Degree
2 152 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (2.00%) ISEB
4 89 (1.66%) MCP
5 65 (1.21%) MCSD
5 65 (1.21%) MCTS
6 62 (1.16%) MCAD
7 60 (1.12%) Security Cleared
8 48 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 44 (0.82%) CCNA
10 43 (0.80%) PhD
10 43 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 38 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 34 (0.64%) SC Cleared
13 28 (0.52%) MCITP
14 27 (0.50%) MCSE
15 26 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 22 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
17 18 (0.34%) MCSA
18 16 (0.30%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (4.62%) QA
2 40 (0.75%) SLA
3 26 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 26 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.093%) COBIT
6 3 (0.056%) WAI
6 3 (0.056%) COREP
7 2 (0.037%) FINREP
7 2 (0.037%) P3O
7 2 (0.037%) Basel III
7 2 (0.037%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.019%) WCAG
8 1 (0.019%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 203 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 85 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.45%) vSphere
5 23 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (0.41%) XenApp
7 19 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
8 18 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 14 (0.26%) 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%) Squid
14 3 (0.056%) Xen
14 3 (0.056%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.056%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (0.73%) Puppet
2 28 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.43%) SCCM
4 21 (0.39%) SCOM
5 20 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 19 (0.36%) Nagios
7 13 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.15%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.11%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.093%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.075%) Munin
14 4 (0.075%) Cobbler
14 4 (0.075%) Ansible
14 4 (0.075%) Plesk
15 3 (0.056%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.056%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 875 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 398 (7.44%) Oracle
3 142 (2.65%) Adobe
4 128 (2.39%) VMware
5 91 (1.70%) Google
6 80 (1.50%) SAP
7 73 (1.36%) Cisco
8 71 (1.33%) HP
9 68 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 65 (1.21%) IBM
11 50 (0.93%) Citrix
12 47 (0.88%) Zend
13 44 (0.82%) Business Objects
14 41 (0.77%) Cognos
15 33 (0.62%) Sybase
15 33 (0.62%) Apple
16 31 (0.58%) JBoss
17 30 (0.56%) Sitecore
18 26 (0.49%) Hyperion
19 24 (0.45%) Twitter
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum up to £25,000 + Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago