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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 139 148 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 907 900 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.07% 2.02% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.15% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 804 786 887
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
City of London +7 217 £30,000 -5.88% 23
Docklands, London - 5 £30,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £25,000 -
Chessington - 5 £22,500 -
Surbiton -1 4 £19,000 -24.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Hammersmith -10 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Hornchurch - 4 £30,000 -
Twickenham +6 2 - -
Wimbledon -16 2 £20,000 -33.33%
Croydon -4 1 £22,000 -26.66%
Grays - 1 £18,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £33,000 -
Brentford - 1 £52,000 -
New Malden - 1 £20,000 -
Teddington - 1 £20,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,000 -
Clapham - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 600 (30.63%) Degree
2 579 (29.56%) Finance
3 536 (27.36%) C#
4 527 (26.90%) SQL
5 465 (23.74%) .NET
6 419 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
7 385 (19.65%) HTML
8 371 (18.94%) JavaScript
9 367 (18.73%) SQL Server
10 339 (17.30%) Java
11 336 (17.15%) Computer Science
12 310 (15.82%) CSS
13 270 (13.78%) Microsoft
14 260 (13.27%) Windows
15 256 (13.07%) ASP.NET
16 251 (12.81%) MVC
17 229 (11.69%) Linux
18 222 (11.33%) Banking
19 202 (10.31%) OO
20 172 (8.78%) Scrum
21 168 (8.58%) TDD
22 164 (8.37%) C++
22 164 (8.37%) jQuery
23 162 (8.27%) PHP
24 156 (7.96%) Oracle
25 150 (7.66%) Python
26 136 (6.94%) UNIX
27 131 (6.69%) Software Engineering
28 130 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
29 128 (6.53%) Web Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 59 (3.01%) CMS
2 58 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 39 (1.99%) IIS
4 32 (1.63%) Apache
5 30 (1.53%) WordPress
6 29 (1.48%) Node.js
7 27 (1.38%) Umbraco
7 27 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 27 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 21 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (1.07%) Drupal
9 19 (0.97%) Apache Solr
10 18 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 16 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.46%) JBoss
13 7 (0.36%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.31%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 128 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 100 (5.10%) MS Office
3 52 (2.65%) Photoshop
4 26 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (0.97%) MS Project
6 18 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.46%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.41%) InDesign
10 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.31%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.26%) SPSS
12 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.10%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.10%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.051%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.051%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 19 (0.97%) Magento
2 16 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.61%) Agresso
4 9 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.31%) Summit
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.20%) HFM
7 3 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.15%) Global One
7 3 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
7 3 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.10%) RMDS
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.051%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.051%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.53%) SaaS
2 21 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.92%) Office 365
4 15 (0.77%) GitHub
5 12 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.51%) Basecamp
7 7 (0.36%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.20%) PaaS
10 3 (0.15%) IaaS
11 2 (0.10%) Heroku
12 1 (0.051%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.47%) Internet
2 38 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 38 (1.94%) Firewall
3 24 (1.23%) DNS
3 24 (1.23%) Intranet
4 22 (1.12%) VPN
5 21 (1.07%) HTTP
6 18 (0.92%) Network Security
7 14 (0.71%) DHCP
8 13 (0.66%) WAN
8 13 (0.66%) LAN
9 11 (0.56%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (0.46%) FTP
11 8 (0.41%) MPLS
11 8 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.36%) NGN
12 7 (0.36%) SNMP
13 5 (0.26%) SSL
13 5 (0.26%) SAN
13 5 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 108 (5.51%) MySQL
3 96 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 80 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 33 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.12%) Big Data
13 17 (0.87%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (0.71%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 56 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 49 (2.50%) Subversion
3 48 (2.45%) Cucumber
4 45 (2.30%) NUnit
4 45 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 44 (2.25%) Selenium
6 39 (1.99%) JIRA
7 36 (1.84%) JUnit
8 34 (1.74%) Maven
9 31 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (1.58%) Moq
10 26 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
11 15 (0.77%) Hudson
12 13 (0.66%) Axure RP
12 13 (0.66%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.61%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.61%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
14 11 (0.56%) Ant
14 11 (0.56%) JBehave
General
1 579 (29.56%) Finance
2 222 (11.33%) Banking
3 107 (5.46%) Retail
4 101 (5.16%) Marketing
5 99 (5.05%) Games
5 99 (5.05%) Front Office
6 81 (4.13%) Investment Banking
7 71 (3.62%) Advertising
8 53 (2.71%) Telecoms
9 45 (2.30%) Legal
10 43 (2.19%) Back Office
11 40 (2.04%) Law
12 35 (1.79%) Financial Institution
13 24 (1.23%) German Language
14 21 (1.07%) Publishing
15 17 (0.87%) French Language
16 15 (0.77%) Electronics
17 13 (0.66%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.51%) Billing
18 10 (0.51%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (23.74%) .NET
2 385 (19.65%) HTML
3 310 (15.82%) CSS
4 256 (13.07%) ASP.NET
5 164 (8.37%) jQuery
6 130 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 128 (6.53%) Web Services
8 122 (6.23%) HTML5
9 112 (5.72%) .NET Framework
10 108 (5.51%) XML
11 70 (3.57%) CSS3
12 65 (3.32%) WCF
13 62 (3.16%) WPF
14 55 (2.81%) WinForms
15 42 (2.14%) Spring
15 42 (2.14%) LINQ
16 35 (1.79%) Ajax
16 35 (1.79%) AngularJS
17 34 (1.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 34 (1.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 336 (17.15%) Computer Science
2 128 (6.53%) Mathematics
3 125 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (5.92%) Hedge funds
5 83 (4.24%) User Experience
6 80 (4.08%) Physics
7 54 (2.76%) Open Source
8 41 (2.09%) Equities
8 41 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 37 (1.89%) Derivative
9 37 (1.89%) Fixed Income
10 29 (1.48%) Statistics
11 28 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 27 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.33%) Social Media
14 24 (1.23%) Digital Media
15 17 (0.87%) Management Information System
16 15 (0.77%) Data Extraction
17 14 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
18 13 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 260 (13.27%) Windows
2 229 (11.69%) Linux
3 136 (6.94%) UNIX
4 54 (2.76%) Windows 7
5 43 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 41 (2.09%) Android
8 29 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 22 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (0.97%) Windows XP
12 17 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 15 (0.77%) CentOS
14 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.61%) Solaris
15 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.41%) Debian
16 6 (0.31%) Fedora
17 5 (0.26%) SUSE
17 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (12.81%) MVC
3 202 (10.31%) OO
4 172 (8.78%) Scrum
5 168 (8.58%) TDD
6 131 (6.69%) Software Engineering
7 116 (5.92%) BDD
8 106 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 105 (5.36%) Project Management
10 92 (4.70%) OOP
11 82 (4.19%) Analytics
12 80 (4.08%) Unit Testing
13 69 (3.52%) Web Development
13 69 (3.52%) Web Application Development
14 68 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
15 63 (3.22%) ITIL
16 56 (2.86%) CRM
17 47 (2.40%) Workflow
18 45 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
19 43 (2.19%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 536 (27.36%) C#
2 527 (26.90%) SQL
3 371 (18.94%) JavaScript
4 339 (17.30%) Java
5 164 (8.37%) C++
6 162 (8.27%) PHP
7 150 (7.66%) Python
8 86 (4.39%) Perl
9 63 (3.22%) T-SQL
10 51 (2.60%) VBA
11 42 (2.14%) C
12 39 (1.99%) Ruby
13 35 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.58%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.53%) VB
16 28 (1.43%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.23%) Delphi
17 24 (1.23%) VB.NET
17 24 (1.23%) Objective-C
17 24 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 600 (30.63%) Degree
2 46 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (1.84%) ISEB
3 36 (1.84%) PhD
4 30 (1.53%) MCTS
5 29 (1.48%) MCP
6 26 (1.33%) MCAD
6 26 (1.33%) MCSD
7 18 (0.92%) Security Cleared
8 17 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (0.87%) CISSP
9 14 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.66%) CCNA
11 11 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.51%) OCP
13 8 (0.41%) CIMA
14 6 (0.31%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.70%) QA
2 13 (0.66%) SLA
3 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.051%) COREP
6 1 (0.051%) FINREP
6 1 (0.051%) Basel III
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 91 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.20%) Firmware
5 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.15%) Xen
6 3 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.15%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.10%) vSphere
7 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.051%) Docker
8 1 (0.051%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.051%) XenApp
8 1 (0.051%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.82%) Data Guard
2 15 (0.77%) Puppet
3 11 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.46%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.36%) SCCM
7 6 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (0.31%) CFEngine
8 4 (0.20%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.20%) Control-M
9 3 (0.15%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.15%) WSUS
9 3 (0.15%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.10%) OpenView
11 1 (0.051%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.051%) Nagios
11 1 (0.051%) StatsD
11 1 (0.051%) Ansible
11 1 (0.051%) SELinux
11 1 (0.051%) logstash
Vendors
1 270 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 156 (7.96%) Oracle
3 51 (2.60%) Adobe
4 38 (1.94%) Cisco
5 33 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (1.63%) VMware
7 28 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.38%) Sybase
8 27 (1.38%) Citrix
8 27 (1.38%) Google
9 23 (1.17%) Zend
10 20 (1.02%) Business Objects
11 18 (0.92%) Twitter
12 17 (0.87%) HP
13 16 (0.82%) Bloomberg
13 16 (0.82%) hybris
14 13 (0.66%) Apple
14 13 (0.66%) Avaya
15 12 (0.61%) Cognos
15 12 (0.61%) Hyperion
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Panacea Software Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Periscopix
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
JM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago