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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 124 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1108 1146 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.51% 2.38% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.55% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1044 895
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 245 £33,500 +11.66% 44
Brentford +2 5 £32,500 -35.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 4 £31,750 +5.83%
Surbiton - 4 £19,000 -
Docklands, London - 4 £27,500 -
Bromley +21 3 £26,750 -13.70%
Paddington +2 3 - -
Uxbridge +1 3 £26,500 -17.18%
Teddington -3 3 £25,000 +25.00%
Wimbledon -5 2 £28,750 +35.29%
Canary Wharf -1 1 £30,000 -6.25%
Croydon -1 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Twickenham -21 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Wembley - 1 £20,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £23,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 711 (34.17%) Degree
2 707 (33.97%) Finance
3 687 (33.01%) SQL
4 625 (30.03%) C#
5 524 (25.18%) .NET
6 510 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
7 477 (22.92%) Java
8 472 (22.68%) HTML
9 448 (21.53%) JavaScript
10 445 (21.38%) Computer Science
11 402 (19.32%) SQL Server
12 380 (18.26%) CSS
13 300 (14.42%) MVC
14 292 (14.03%) ASP.NET
15 250 (12.01%) Microsoft
16 246 (11.82%) OO
17 241 (11.58%) Linux
17 241 (11.58%) MS Excel
18 238 (11.44%) Banking
19 233 (11.20%) TDD
20 217 (10.43%) Windows
21 213 (10.24%) Python
22 191 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
23 188 (9.03%) Software Engineering
24 171 (8.22%) Mathematics
25 170 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
26 166 (7.98%) jQuery
27 165 (7.93%) C++
28 158 (7.59%) PHP
29 152 (7.30%) Scrum

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (2.40%) CMS
2 32 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 28 (1.35%) WordPress
5 27 (1.30%) Apache
6 25 (1.20%) IIS
7 23 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.01%) SAS
9 20 (0.96%) Node.js
10 14 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.58%) JBoss
12 9 (0.43%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.34%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
15 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.24%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 241 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 130 (6.25%) MS Office
3 48 (2.31%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.11%) MS Project
4 23 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.58%) SPSS
5 12 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.29%) InDesign
9 5 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.19%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.19%) Maya
11 2 (0.096%) Stata
11 2 (0.096%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (0.58%) Magento
2 11 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.38%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.096%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.096%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.096%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.096%) Odoo
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.096%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.096%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.39%) SaaS
3 18 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.67%) GitHub
6 11 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.29%) Heroku
7 6 (0.29%) IaaS
8 5 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.19%) Office 365
10 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.14%) PaaS
10 3 (0.14%) Trello
10 3 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.048%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.048%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.048%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.18%) Internet
2 54 (2.59%) Firewall
3 40 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.11%) DNS
5 21 (1.01%) LAN
6 20 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (0.91%) DHCP
8 18 (0.86%) WAN
9 16 (0.77%) SAN
10 13 (0.62%) MPLS
11 12 (0.58%) OSPF
11 12 (0.58%) BGP
11 12 (0.58%) HTTP
12 11 (0.53%) Network Security
13 9 (0.43%) Intranet
13 9 (0.43%) IP Telephony
14 8 (0.38%) 3G
14 8 (0.38%) VPN
14 8 (0.38%) LDAP
15 7 (0.34%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 134 (6.44%) MySQL
3 66 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 56 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (2.26%) Big Data
8 41 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 39 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (1.68%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 33 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (0.82%) Hadoop
15 16 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 90 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 60 (2.88%) Visual Studio
3 41 (1.97%) JUnit
4 37 (1.78%) NUnit
5 34 (1.63%) Subversion
6 31 (1.49%) JIRA
7 28 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 28 (1.35%) Jenkins
8 27 (1.30%) Moq
9 25 (1.20%) Maven
10 20 (0.96%) Selenium
10 20 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.82%) Eclipse
12 16 (0.77%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.53%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.48%) Mockito
14 10 (0.48%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.43%) Hudson
16 6 (0.29%) JBehave
16 6 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 707 (33.97%) Finance
2 238 (11.44%) Banking
3 119 (5.72%) Marketing
4 97 (4.66%) Games
5 70 (3.36%) Retail
6 67 (3.22%) Front Office
7 61 (2.93%) Investment Banking
8 47 (2.26%) Law
9 44 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 41 (1.97%) Advertising
11 34 (1.63%) Back Office
12 30 (1.44%) Legal
13 22 (1.06%) Publishing
14 20 (0.96%) Aerospace
14 20 (0.96%) Automotive
15 15 (0.72%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.58%) Billing
17 11 (0.53%) Japanese Language
18 10 (0.48%) German Language
19 9 (0.43%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (25.18%) .NET
2 472 (22.68%) HTML
3 380 (18.26%) CSS
4 292 (14.03%) ASP.NET
5 191 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 166 (7.98%) jQuery
7 136 (6.54%) XML
8 125 (6.01%) HTML5
9 107 (5.14%) AngularJS
10 103 (4.95%) Web Services
11 101 (4.85%) WCF
12 98 (4.71%) .NET Framework
13 85 (4.08%) Spring
14 53 (2.55%) LINQ
15 52 (2.50%) Hibernate
16 51 (2.45%) CSS3
17 49 (2.35%) WPF
18 47 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 46 (2.21%) J2EE
20 45 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 445 (21.38%) Computer Science
2 171 (8.22%) Mathematics
3 170 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (6.97%) Hedge funds
5 101 (4.85%) Physics
6 65 (3.12%) User Experience
7 51 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 50 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 42 (2.02%) Equities
10 36 (1.73%) Social Media
11 35 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (1.63%) Management Information System
13 28 (1.35%) Derivative
14 27 (1.30%) Statistics
15 26 (1.25%) Fixed Income
16 20 (0.96%) Data Structures
17 19 (0.91%) Data Centre
17 19 (0.91%) Blog
18 18 (0.86%) Blackberry
18 18 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 241 (11.58%) Linux
2 217 (10.43%) Windows
3 119 (5.72%) UNIX
4 70 (3.36%) Windows 7
5 62 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 51 (2.45%) Android
7 46 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (1.73%) Solaris
9 25 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 18 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (0.82%) CentOS
13 16 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.77%) Ubuntu
14 15 (0.72%) Windows XP
15 13 (0.62%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.43%) Debian
17 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (14.42%) MVC
3 246 (11.82%) OO
4 233 (11.20%) TDD
5 188 (9.03%) Software Engineering
6 152 (7.30%) Scrum
7 150 (7.21%) Project Management
8 122 (5.86%) BDD
9 121 (5.81%) Analytics
10 100 (4.81%) OOP
11 96 (4.61%) Web Development
12 94 (4.52%) E-Commerce
13 79 (3.80%) SDLC
14 75 (3.60%) ITIL
15 72 (3.46%) Web Application Development
16 67 (3.22%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (2.93%) Business Analysis
18 60 (2.88%) Open Source
19 57 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
20 51 (2.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 687 (33.01%) SQL
2 625 (30.03%) C#
3 477 (22.92%) Java
4 448 (21.53%) JavaScript
5 213 (10.24%) Python
6 165 (7.93%) C++
7 158 (7.59%) PHP
8 92 (4.42%) Ruby
9 89 (4.28%) T-SQL
10 57 (2.74%) VBA
11 47 (2.26%) C
12 46 (2.21%) Perl
13 37 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 34 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 31 (1.49%) Bash Shell
16 27 (1.30%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.25%) Shell Script
18 25 (1.20%) MATLAB
19 22 (1.06%) R
20 21 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 711 (34.17%) Degree
2 62 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (2.31%) PhD
4 38 (1.83%) MCP
5 33 (1.59%) CCNA
5 33 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (1.44%) MCTS
7 25 (1.20%) MCAD
7 25 (1.20%) MCSD
8 20 (0.96%) ISEB
8 20 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.53%) MCSE
10 10 (0.48%) CISSP
11 9 (0.43%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.34%) CCNP
13 6 (0.29%) CISA
13 6 (0.29%) PMP
14 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.09%) QA
2 11 (0.53%) SLA
3 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.14%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.096%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.048%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.048%) BS7799
System Software
1 81 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.34%) vSphere
4 6 (0.29%) XenApp
5 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.19%) Xen
6 4 (0.19%) Docker
7 2 (0.096%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.096%) Varnish
7 2 (0.096%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.096%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.096%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.048%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.048%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.048%) Snort
8 1 (0.048%) Squid
8 1 (0.048%) vCloud
8 1 (0.048%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (1.39%) Puppet
2 20 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.72%) Ansible
4 11 (0.53%) Nagios
5 6 (0.29%) Salt
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (0.19%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.19%) DameWare
7 4 (0.19%) WSUS
7 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.14%) SCCM
8 3 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.096%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.096%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.096%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.096%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.096%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.096%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 250 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 135 (6.49%) Oracle
3 49 (2.35%) VMware
4 48 (2.31%) Cisco
5 34 (1.63%) Adobe
5 34 (1.63%) Google
6 30 (1.44%) SAP
7 29 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 29 (1.39%) Zend
8 20 (0.96%) HP
9 17 (0.82%) F5
10 15 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 15 (0.72%) Twitter
11 14 (0.67%) Fortinet
11 14 (0.67%) Citrix
11 14 (0.67%) Juniper
11 14 (0.67%) CheckPoint
12 13 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (0.58%) Apple
14 9 (0.43%) Omniture
London
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent equity package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum plus benefits and entertainment sector envir
Posted: 2 days ago