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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 116 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2492 2598 2244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.50% 2.37% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.50% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2299 1993
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 937 £30,000 - 168
South East -11 531 £26,000 +4.00% 69
South West +2 192 £25,000 +2.04% 40
North West +19 186 £24,000 +2.12% 46
Yorkshire +24 179 £26,250 +9.37% 27
West Midlands +14 165 £25,000 +3.09% 31
East of England -33 151 £25,000 -5.66% 30
East Midlands +21 145 £24,500 -2.00% 27
North East -3 11 £24,250 +7.77% 4
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1696 (33.85%) C#
2 1616 (32.26%) .NET
3 1508 (30.10%) SQL
4 1502 (29.98%) Degree
5 1490 (29.74%) HTML
6 1435 (28.64%) JavaScript
7 1229 (24.53%) CSS
8 1193 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 1086 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
10 1077 (21.50%) ASP.NET
11 947 (18.90%) MVC
12 903 (18.02%) Finance
13 891 (17.78%) Computer Science
14 863 (17.23%) Java
15 798 (15.93%) Microsoft
16 683 (13.63%) jQuery
17 658 (13.13%) Windows
18 596 (11.90%) OO
19 560 (11.18%) PHP
20 529 (10.56%) MS Excel
21 488 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
22 470 (9.38%) Software Engineering
23 463 (9.24%) Linux
24 449 (8.96%) TDD
25 432 (8.62%) HTML5
26 402 (8.02%) MySQL
27 380 (7.58%) Scrum
28 366 (7.31%) Project Management
29 365 (7.29%) XML
30 360 (7.19%) .NET Framework

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 155 (3.09%) CMS
2 110 (2.20%) IIS
3 100 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 87 (1.74%) Node.js
5 83 (1.66%) WordPress
6 72 (1.44%) Apache
7 61 (1.22%) MS Exchange
8 59 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 55 (1.10%) JBoss
10 42 (0.84%) Drupal
11 37 (0.74%) Umbraco
12 36 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 35 (0.70%) SAS
14 32 (0.64%) Joomla!
15 29 (0.58%) WebLogic
16 28 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
17 21 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (0.38%) Confluence
19 17 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
19 17 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 529 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 258 (5.15%) MS Office
3 156 (3.11%) Photoshop
4 60 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 60 (1.20%) MS Project
5 57 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 49 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
7 24 (0.48%) InDesign
8 18 (0.36%) Fireworks
8 18 (0.36%) SPSS
8 18 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.28%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.100%) RoboHelp
10 5 (0.100%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.080%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.080%) Maya
11 4 (0.080%) Mathematica
11 4 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.060%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 55 (1.10%) Magento
2 17 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.100%) SAP SRM
8 4 (0.080%) RMDS
8 4 (0.080%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.080%) Orchard Housing
9 3 (0.060%) AWD
9 3 (0.060%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.060%) Tridion
9 3 (0.060%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.060%) Changepoint
10 2 (0.040%) Loan IQ
10 2 (0.040%) Bond Adapt
10 2 (0.040%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.040%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 74 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (1.40%) SaaS
3 67 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (0.86%) Office 365
5 37 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 30 (0.60%) GitHub
7 16 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.18%) Force.com
10 9 (0.18%) Google Apps
11 8 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
12 7 (0.14%) PaaS
13 6 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.12%) IaaS
14 5 (0.100%) Heroku
15 4 (0.080%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.060%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.040%) Yammer
17 2 (0.040%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 163 (3.25%) Internet
2 79 (1.58%) Firewall
3 71 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 67 (1.34%) DNS
5 48 (0.96%) HTTP
6 42 (0.84%) WAN
7 41 (0.82%) LAN
8 33 (0.66%) DHCP
9 25 (0.50%) Network Security
10 24 (0.48%) SSL
10 24 (0.48%) VPN
11 20 (0.40%) Intranet
12 19 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.34%) SAN
14 15 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (0.30%) DSL
15 14 (0.28%) VoIP
15 14 (0.28%) Wireless
16 13 (0.26%) Broadband
17 11 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1193 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 402 (8.02%) MySQL
3 169 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 160 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 159 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 132 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 99 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 88 (1.76%) NoSQL
9 82 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 76 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 76 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 73 (1.46%) MongoDB
12 61 (1.22%) Big Data
13 51 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 34 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 30 (0.60%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (0.50%) MS Access
17 25 (0.50%) Data Mining
18 24 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 273 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 206 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 198 (3.95%) NUnit
4 146 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 145 (2.89%) Moq
6 113 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 92 (1.84%) MSTest
8 86 (1.72%) Subversion
9 68 (1.36%) Eclipse
10 58 (1.16%) Selenium
11 55 (1.10%) JIRA
12 46 (0.92%) Maven
13 40 (0.80%) JUnit
14 34 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
14 34 (0.68%) Jenkins
15 25 (0.50%) Cucumber
16 22 (0.44%) Ant
16 22 (0.44%) Mercurial
17 21 (0.42%) TeamCity
18 19 (0.38%) Grunt
General
1 903 (18.02%) Finance
2 267 (5.33%) Marketing
3 251 (5.01%) Banking
3 251 (5.01%) Retail
4 202 (4.03%) Games
5 124 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 105 (2.10%) Advertising
7 60 (1.20%) Back Office
8 54 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 54 (1.08%) Electronics
9 50 (1.00%) Legal
10 47 (0.94%) Law
11 46 (0.92%) Aerospace
11 46 (0.92%) Front Office
12 43 (0.86%) Automotive
13 34 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 33 (0.66%) Publishing
15 28 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.38%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1616 (32.26%) .NET
2 1490 (29.74%) HTML
3 1229 (24.53%) CSS
4 1077 (21.50%) ASP.NET
5 683 (13.63%) jQuery
6 488 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 432 (8.62%) HTML5
8 365 (7.29%) XML
9 360 (7.19%) .NET Framework
10 280 (5.59%) WCF
11 270 (5.39%) CSS3
12 269 (5.37%) Web Services
13 212 (4.23%) AngularJS
14 192 (3.83%) Ajax
15 169 (3.37%) WPF
16 150 (2.99%) WinForms
17 140 (2.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 138 (2.75%) LINQ
19 128 (2.55%) Spring
19 128 (2.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 891 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 357 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 265 (5.29%) Mathematics
4 187 (3.73%) User Experience
5 151 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 129 (2.57%) Physics
7 122 (2.44%) Open Source
8 113 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
9 103 (2.06%) Hedge funds
10 90 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
11 69 (1.38%) Social Media
12 62 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 60 (1.20%) Management Information System
14 43 (0.86%) Statistics
15 37 (0.74%) NHS
16 36 (0.72%) Data Structures
17 31 (0.62%) Data Integration
17 31 (0.62%) Fixed Income
18 28 (0.56%) GIS
19 27 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 658 (13.13%) Windows
2 463 (9.24%) Linux
3 200 (3.99%) UNIX
4 165 (3.29%) Android
5 146 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 115 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 84 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (1.38%) Windows XP
9 51 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 37 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 25 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (0.48%) Solaris
13 22 (0.44%) Windows 2000
14 20 (0.40%) CentOS
15 18 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 18 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (0.26%) Debian
16 13 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
17 12 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1086 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
2 947 (18.90%) MVC
3 596 (11.90%) OO
4 470 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 449 (8.96%) TDD
6 380 (7.58%) Scrum
7 366 (7.31%) Project Management
8 336 (6.71%) Web Development
9 251 (5.01%) E-Commerce
10 231 (4.61%) Web Application Development
11 217 (4.33%) OOP
12 188 (3.75%) BDD
13 172 (3.43%) PRINCE2
14 168 (3.35%) Analytics
15 164 (3.27%) Kanban
15 164 (3.27%) Business Analysis
16 158 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
17 156 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
18 138 (2.75%) Unit Testing
19 134 (2.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1696 (33.85%) C#
2 1508 (30.10%) SQL
3 1435 (28.64%) JavaScript
4 863 (17.23%) Java
5 560 (11.18%) PHP
6 330 (6.59%) C++
7 321 (6.41%) VB.NET
8 278 (5.55%) Python
9 251 (5.01%) T-SQL
10 161 (3.21%) VB
11 128 (2.55%) Ruby
12 115 (2.30%) C
13 107 (2.14%) Perl
14 79 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 77 (1.54%) VBA
16 57 (1.14%) PowerShell
17 43 (0.86%) PHP5
18 42 (0.84%) Objective-C
19 38 (0.76%) Shell Script
20 33 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 1502 (29.98%) Degree
2 120 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (1.44%) ISEB
4 69 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 57 (1.14%) CCNA
5 57 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 54 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 54 (1.08%) PhD
8 47 (0.94%) MCP
9 40 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 36 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 36 (0.72%) MCTS
11 30 (0.60%) MCSD
12 26 (0.52%) MCAD
13 25 (0.50%) CISSP
14 19 (0.38%) CCNP
15 16 (0.32%) PMI Certification
16 15 (0.30%) CISA
17 14 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (5.19%) QA
2 60 (1.20%) SLA
3 10 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.080%) HL7
8 2 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.040%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.020%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.020%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.020%) WAI
System Software
1 160 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 84 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.26%) vSphere
6 12 (0.24%) Firmware
7 11 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.14%) XenApp
8 7 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.14%) Xen
9 5 (0.100%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.080%) NFS
10 4 (0.080%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.080%) SpamAssassin
11 2 (0.040%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.040%) iptables
11 2 (0.040%) KVM
12 1 (0.020%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.020%) XenServer
12 1 (0.020%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (0.66%) Puppet
3 21 (0.42%) Nagios
4 15 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 14 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.20%) Ansible
6 10 (0.20%) SCCM
6 10 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.18%) Plesk
7 9 (0.18%) cPanel
8 8 (0.16%) Webmin
9 7 (0.14%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.14%) Salt
10 6 (0.12%) WSUS
10 6 (0.12%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.080%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.080%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.080%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.060%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.060%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 798 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 282 (5.63%) Oracle
3 135 (2.69%) Adobe
4 116 (2.32%) VMware
5 106 (2.12%) Google
6 96 (1.92%) Cisco
7 70 (1.40%) Zend
8 69 (1.38%) SAP
9 61 (1.22%) Citrix
10 39 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 37 (0.74%) Facebook
12 35 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
13 32 (0.64%) HP
14 27 (0.54%) Juniper
14 27 (0.54%) Red Hat
15 22 (0.44%) Sitecore
16 21 (0.42%) hybris
16 21 (0.42%) CheckPoint
17 20 (0.40%) IBM
17 20 (0.40%) Twitter
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