The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 138 148 150
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 981 1031 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.08% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.22% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 879 930 793
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41866 46477 42712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.87% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35331 38373 36053
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in London

Junior
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the London region.

Junior Salary Trend in London

Junior
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in London

Junior
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
City of London +6 217 £30,000 - 47
Kingston Upon Thames +6 14 £30,000 - 3
Uxbridge -1 7 £24,000 -25.00%
Canary Wharf - 7 £30,000 -
Docklands, London - 6 £35,000 -
Hayes - 6 £29,000 -
Westminster - 5 £20,500 -
Hounslow +17 3 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Harrow +7 3 £26,000 -28.27%
Croydon 0 3 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Bromley +13 2 £21,750 -14.70%
Sidcup -1 2 £23,750 +15.85%
Twickenham -2 2 £30,750 -
Enfield -3 2 £23,000 +4.54%
Brentford -11 2 £30,000 -
Romford - 2 £30,000 -
Beckenham +1 1 £22,500 +7.14%
Wembley 0 1 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Hammersmith -7 1 £33,500 +48.88%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 604 (33.52%) Degree
2 585 (32.46%) Finance
3 529 (29.36%) SQL
4 496 (27.52%) C#
5 417 (23.14%) .NET
6 406 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
7 387 (21.48%) HTML
8 382 (21.20%) JavaScript
9 377 (20.92%) Java
10 361 (20.03%) Computer Science
11 341 (18.92%) SQL Server
12 306 (16.98%) CSS
13 256 (14.21%) MVC
14 246 (13.65%) OO
15 238 (13.21%) Microsoft
16 231 (12.82%) ASP.NET
16 231 (12.82%) Windows
17 218 (12.10%) Linux
18 180 (9.99%) Banking
19 171 (9.49%) MS Excel
20 163 (9.05%) TDD
21 157 (8.71%) Python
22 149 (8.27%) PHP
23 139 (7.71%) Scrum
23 139 (7.71%) Software Engineering
24 138 (7.66%) jQuery
25 136 (7.55%) Mathematics
26 132 (7.33%) C++
27 131 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
28 130 (7.21%) Analytical Skills

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 44 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.00%) CMS
3 31 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 25 (1.39%) WordPress
5 24 (1.33%) Apache
6 21 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 17 (0.94%) IIS
9 15 (0.83%) SAS
10 14 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 11 (0.61%) Node.js
12 11 (0.61%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.50%) JBoss
15 8 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.39%) Drupal
17 6 (0.33%) Confluence
18 5 (0.28%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 171 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 92 (5.11%) MS Office
3 48 (2.66%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.83%) SPSS
7 14 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.67%) MS Project
9 7 (0.39%) InDesign
9 7 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.33%) Fireworks
10 6 (0.33%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.17%) Stata
12 3 (0.17%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Magento
2 14 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.28%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) Summit
6 3 (0.17%) Agresso
6 3 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.11%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.11%) HFM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.11%) Odoo
8 1 (0.055%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.50%) SaaS
2 17 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.78%) GitHub
5 9 (0.50%) Office 365
5 9 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.44%) Google Apps
7 7 (0.39%) Heroku
8 5 (0.28%) PaaS
9 4 (0.22%) IaaS
10 2 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.11%) Yammer
10 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.055%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 74 (4.11%) Internet
2 45 (2.50%) Firewall
3 37 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.55%) DNS
5 21 (1.17%) WAN
6 20 (1.11%) LAN
6 20 (1.11%) VPN
7 16 (0.89%) HTTP
7 16 (0.89%) Network Security
8 15 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (0.83%) DHCP
9 11 (0.61%) Intranet
10 9 (0.50%) SAN
11 7 (0.39%) SNMP
11 7 (0.39%) Skype
12 6 (0.33%) LDAP
12 6 (0.33%) Wireless
12 6 (0.33%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.28%) SSL
14 4 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 95 (5.27%) MySQL
3 57 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 54 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (1.78%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (1.72%) Big Data
9 30 (1.66%) MongoDB
10 25 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 24 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (0.78%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.67%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (3.83%) Git (software)
2 52 (2.89%) Visual Studio
3 41 (2.28%) NUnit
4 36 (2.00%) Selenium
5 29 (1.61%) JIRA
6 28 (1.55%) Subversion
7 27 (1.50%) Cucumber
8 26 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 26 (1.44%) Moq
8 26 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (1.11%) JUnit
10 17 (0.94%) Maven
11 13 (0.72%) Eclipse
12 11 (0.61%) WebDriver
13 10 (0.55%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.50%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.50%) Jenkins
14 9 (0.50%) Axure RP
15 7 (0.39%) Grunt
16 6 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 585 (32.46%) Finance
2 180 (9.99%) Banking
3 105 (5.83%) Retail
4 94 (5.22%) Games
5 93 (5.16%) Marketing
6 50 (2.77%) Front Office
7 49 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 47 (2.61%) Advertising
9 41 (2.28%) Investment Banking
10 40 (2.22%) Law
11 37 (2.05%) Back Office
12 30 (1.66%) Financial Institution
13 29 (1.61%) Legal
14 25 (1.39%) Publishing
15 23 (1.28%) Automotive
16 18 (1.00%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.50%) Billing
18 6 (0.33%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.33%) French Language
19 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (23.14%) .NET
2 387 (21.48%) HTML
3 306 (16.98%) CSS
4 231 (12.82%) ASP.NET
5 138 (7.66%) jQuery
6 131 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 114 (6.33%) HTML5
8 96 (5.33%) .NET Framework
9 95 (5.27%) XML
10 86 (4.77%) WCF
11 84 (4.66%) Web Services
12 60 (3.33%) AngularJS
13 59 (3.27%) CSS3
14 49 (2.72%) Spring
15 44 (2.44%) LINQ
16 39 (2.16%) Entity Framework
17 37 (2.05%) WinForms
18 36 (2.00%) REST
19 35 (1.94%) NHibernate
19 35 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 361 (20.03%) Computer Science
2 136 (7.55%) Mathematics
3 130 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (5.72%) Hedge funds
5 83 (4.61%) Physics
6 57 (3.16%) User Experience
7 48 (2.66%) Open Source
8 42 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 41 (2.28%) Algorithms
10 34 (1.89%) Fixed Income
11 25 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.17%) Derivative
14 20 (1.11%) Statistics
15 19 (1.05%) Social Media
15 19 (1.05%) Equities
16 14 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (0.67%) Digital Media
17 12 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 12 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 231 (12.82%) Windows
2 218 (12.10%) Linux
3 111 (6.16%) UNIX
4 54 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (2.83%) Windows 7
6 41 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 37 (2.05%) Mac OS X
8 34 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (1.83%) Android
10 28 (1.55%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.55%) CentOS
12 10 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.50%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.39%) Solaris
14 7 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.28%) HPUX
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.17%) Debian
17 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (14.21%) MVC
3 246 (13.65%) OO
4 163 (9.05%) TDD
5 139 (7.71%) Scrum
5 139 (7.71%) Software Engineering
6 119 (6.60%) Project Management
7 118 (6.55%) E-Commerce
8 96 (5.33%) Analytics
9 88 (4.88%) BDD
10 72 (4.00%) Web Development
11 70 (3.88%) OOP
12 67 (3.72%) Web Application Development
13 54 (3.00%) CRM
13 54 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
13 54 (3.00%) Workflow
13 54 (3.00%) Unit Testing
14 50 (2.77%) ITIL
15 47 (2.61%) Business Analysis
16 46 (2.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 529 (29.36%) SQL
2 496 (27.52%) C#
3 382 (21.20%) JavaScript
4 377 (20.92%) Java
5 157 (8.71%) Python
6 149 (8.27%) PHP
7 132 (7.33%) C++
8 71 (3.94%) Perl
9 69 (3.83%) Ruby
10 51 (2.83%) T-SQL
11 44 (2.44%) VBA
12 29 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 29 (1.61%) C
12 29 (1.61%) PowerShell
13 27 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.11%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.00%) MATLAB
17 17 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 604 (33.52%) Degree
2 50 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (2.55%) PhD
4 34 (1.89%) MCP
5 33 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (1.78%) CCNA
7 31 (1.72%) MCTS
8 26 (1.44%) MCAD
8 26 (1.44%) MCSD
9 20 (1.11%) ISEB
9 20 (1.11%) ISTQB
10 16 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.67%) CISSP
12 11 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (0.55%) OCP
14 8 (0.44%) Security Cleared
15 7 (0.39%) CCNP
15 7 (0.39%) MCSE
16 6 (0.33%) CISA
16 6 (0.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.27%) QA
2 15 (0.83%) SLA
3 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.33%) XenApp
5 5 (0.28%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.22%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.11%) Docker
7 2 (0.11%) vSphere
7 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) Firmware
7 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.055%) NFS
8 1 (0.055%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.055%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.055%) XenServer
8 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.78%) Puppet
2 13 (0.72%) Data Guard
3 12 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.55%) Nagios
6 8 (0.44%) SCCM
7 4 (0.22%) WSUS
7 4 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.22%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.17%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.17%) Control-M
8 3 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.11%) Cacti
9 2 (0.11%) Kibana
9 2 (0.11%) systemd
10 1 (0.055%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.055%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.055%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 238 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.16%) Oracle
3 54 (3.00%) Cisco
4 49 (2.72%) Adobe
5 36 (2.00%) VMware
6 29 (1.61%) Google
7 27 (1.50%) Citrix
8 21 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (1.05%) hybris
10 18 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 17 (0.94%) CheckPoint
12 15 (0.83%) Zend
12 15 (0.83%) F5
13 14 (0.78%) Demandware
13 14 (0.78%) HP
14 13 (0.72%) Sybase
14 13 (0.72%) ATG
14 13 (0.72%) Facebook
15 12 (0.67%) SAP
16 11 (0.61%) Business Objects
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Thinkers Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum To £22k - £25k + Bens Depending on E
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum +career progress and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago