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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 121 124 144
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1140 1117 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.57% 2.38% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.54% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1015 801
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +8 255 £35,000 +16.66% 29
Croydon +7 5 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Brentford 0 5 £22,500 -55.00%
Surbiton - 5 £19,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +12 4 £26,750 -10.83%
Bromley +22 3 £26,750 -13.70%
Docklands, London +5 3 £27,500 -
Chiswick -4 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Wimbledon -7 3 £22,250 +11.25% 1
Uxbridge -1 2 £25,750 -16.93%
Teddington -7 2 £23,250 +16.25% 1
Canary Wharf -9 2 £30,000 -6.25%
Twickenham -13 2 £22,500 -25.00% 1
New Malden +3 1 £20,000 -
Romford - 1 £30,000 -
Wembley - 1 £22,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 716 (34.72%) Degree
2 662 (32.10%) SQL
3 657 (31.86%) Finance
4 630 (30.55%) C#
5 542 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
6 524 (25.41%) .NET
7 485 (23.52%) HTML
8 456 (22.11%) Java
9 451 (21.87%) JavaScript
10 444 (21.53%) Computer Science
11 411 (19.93%) SQL Server
12 389 (18.87%) CSS
13 301 (14.60%) ASP.NET
14 298 (14.45%) MVC
15 268 (13.00%) TDD
16 260 (12.61%) Microsoft
17 256 (12.42%) MS Excel
18 240 (11.64%) Linux
19 234 (11.35%) Banking
20 222 (10.77%) OO
21 213 (10.33%) Python
22 209 (10.14%) Windows
23 207 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
24 198 (9.60%) Software Engineering
25 188 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
26 185 (8.97%) jQuery
27 169 (8.20%) Mathematics
28 155 (7.52%) C++
29 154 (7.47%) PHP
30 150 (7.27%) Project Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 51 (2.47%) CMS
2 40 (1.94%) Apache
3 33 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 31 (1.50%) IIS
5 29 (1.41%) WordPress
6 28 (1.36%) Node.js
7 25 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.21%) MS Exchange
8 18 (0.87%) SAS
9 16 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.63%) JBoss
11 10 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.34%) nginx
12 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
13 6 (0.29%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.24%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 256 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 134 (6.50%) MS Office
3 41 (1.99%) Photoshop
4 28 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.16%) MS Project
6 16 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.53%) SPSS
9 8 (0.39%) InDesign
9 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.24%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.19%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.15%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.097%) HipChat
13 2 (0.097%) Maya
14 1 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 16 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.48%) Magento
4 8 (0.39%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 5 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.15%) Endur
8 2 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.097%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.097%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.097%) RMDS
8 2 (0.097%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.097%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.097%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.097%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (1.50%) SaaS
3 15 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 14 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.53%) GitHub
6 8 (0.39%) IaaS
6 8 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
9 5 (0.24%) Heroku
10 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.15%) PaaS
11 3 (0.15%) Office 365
11 3 (0.15%) Trello
12 2 (0.097%) Force.com
13 1 (0.048%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.048%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 100 (4.85%) Internet
2 53 (2.57%) Firewall
3 33 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.07%) DNS
5 21 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (0.92%) LAN
6 19 (0.92%) DHCP
7 15 (0.73%) WAN
8 14 (0.68%) HTTP
9 13 (0.63%) SAN
9 13 (0.63%) MPLS
9 13 (0.63%) Network Security
10 12 (0.58%) Intranet
11 11 (0.53%) OSPF
11 11 (0.53%) BGP
12 9 (0.44%) IP Telephony
13 8 (0.39%) 3G
13 8 (0.39%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.34%) LDAP
14 7 (0.34%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 139 (6.74%) MySQL
3 74 (3.59%) Relational Database
4 54 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (2.28%) Big Data
7 40 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 36 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (1.65%) Oracle Database
10 32 (1.55%) MongoDB
11 27 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (0.82%) Hadoop
13 15 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.68%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.63%) DB2
15 13 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 95 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 55 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 41 (1.99%) Subversion
4 38 (1.84%) JUnit
4 38 (1.84%) NUnit
5 37 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.41%) Moq
7 28 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 28 (1.36%) JIRA
8 26 (1.26%) Maven
9 21 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (0.97%) Selenium
11 17 (0.82%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.53%) Mockito
14 10 (0.48%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.44%) Hudson
15 9 (0.44%) SpecFlow
16 8 (0.39%) Grunt
16 8 (0.39%) PhantomJS
General
1 657 (31.86%) Finance
2 234 (11.35%) Banking
3 142 (6.89%) Marketing
4 104 (5.04%) Games
5 69 (3.35%) Front Office
6 66 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 58 (2.81%) Retail
8 46 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 45 (2.18%) Law
10 44 (2.13%) Advertising
11 38 (1.84%) Back Office
12 27 (1.31%) Legal
13 17 (0.82%) Publishing
14 15 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.68%) Automotive
16 11 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.48%) Japanese Language
18 9 (0.44%) Billing
18 9 (0.44%) German Language
19 7 (0.34%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (25.41%) .NET
2 485 (23.52%) HTML
3 389 (18.87%) CSS
4 301 (14.60%) ASP.NET
5 207 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 185 (8.97%) jQuery
7 130 (6.30%) HTML5
8 128 (6.21%) XML
9 108 (5.24%) Web Services
10 107 (5.19%) WCF
10 107 (5.19%) AngularJS
11 102 (4.95%) .NET Framework
12 84 (4.07%) Spring
13 58 (2.81%) LINQ
14 56 (2.72%) WPF
15 55 (2.67%) CSS3
16 52 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 52 (2.52%) J2EE
16 52 (2.52%) Hibernate
17 48 (2.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 444 (21.53%) Computer Science
2 188 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 169 (8.20%) Mathematics
4 133 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 89 (4.32%) Physics
6 67 (3.25%) User Experience
7 54 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 47 (2.28%) Algorithms
9 46 (2.23%) Equities
10 36 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 34 (1.65%) Social Media
12 32 (1.55%) Management Information System
12 32 (1.55%) Statistics
13 27 (1.31%) Derivative
14 25 (1.21%) Data Structures
15 22 (1.07%) Fixed Income
16 21 (1.02%) Client/Server
17 20 (0.97%) Blackberry
17 20 (0.97%) Visualisation
18 19 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 240 (11.64%) Linux
2 209 (10.14%) Windows
3 111 (5.38%) UNIX
4 68 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 66 (3.20%) Windows 7
6 59 (2.86%) Android
7 51 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (1.60%) Solaris
9 24 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 19 (0.92%) CentOS
11 19 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.73%) Windows XP
13 13 (0.63%) Debian
13 13 (0.63%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.44%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (14.45%) MVC
3 268 (13.00%) TDD
4 222 (10.77%) OO
5 198 (9.60%) Software Engineering
6 150 (7.27%) Project Management
7 149 (7.23%) Scrum
8 129 (6.26%) BDD
9 123 (5.97%) Analytics
10 110 (5.33%) OOP
11 104 (5.04%) Web Development
12 99 (4.80%) SDLC
13 83 (4.03%) E-Commerce
14 78 (3.78%) ITIL
15 76 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (3.44%) Web Application Development
17 54 (2.62%) Data Analysis
18 53 (2.57%) Unit Testing
19 52 (2.52%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 662 (32.10%) SQL
2 630 (30.55%) C#
3 456 (22.11%) Java
4 451 (21.87%) JavaScript
5 213 (10.33%) Python
6 155 (7.52%) C++
7 154 (7.47%) PHP
8 96 (4.66%) Ruby
9 84 (4.07%) T-SQL
10 50 (2.42%) VBA
11 46 (2.23%) Perl
12 44 (2.13%) C
13 43 (2.09%) PL/SQL
14 39 (1.89%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 30 (1.45%) PowerShell
17 28 (1.36%) Shell Script
18 26 (1.26%) Scala
19 24 (1.16%) R
20 22 (1.07%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 716 (34.72%) Degree
2 58 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (1.89%) MCP
4 37 (1.79%) PhD
5 31 (1.50%) CCNA
5 31 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (1.36%) MCTS
7 25 (1.21%) MCAD
7 25 (1.21%) MCSD
8 21 (1.02%) ISEB
9 18 (0.87%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.63%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.53%) MCSE
12 10 (0.48%) PMP
13 8 (0.39%) CISSP
14 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.34%) Security Cleared
15 6 (0.29%) CCNP
16 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.85%) QA
2 7 (0.34%) SLA
3 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.19%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.048%) MiFID
8 1 (0.048%) BS7799
System Software
1 77 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.48%) XenApp
4 6 (0.29%) vSphere
4 6 (0.29%) Docker
5 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.19%) Xen
7 3 (0.15%) Snort
8 2 (0.097%) Varnish
8 2 (0.097%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.097%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.097%) KVM
9 1 (0.048%) HDFS
9 1 (0.048%) iptables
9 1 (0.048%) XenServer
9 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.048%) vCloud
9 1 (0.048%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (1.75%) Puppet
2 23 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.07%) Ansible
4 13 (0.63%) Nagios
5 7 (0.34%) SCCM
6 6 (0.29%) SCOM
6 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.29%) Salt
7 5 (0.24%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.19%) DameWare
8 4 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.19%) WSUS
8 4 (0.19%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.097%) Cacti
Vendors
1 260 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 146 (7.08%) Oracle
3 58 (2.81%) VMware
4 45 (2.18%) Cisco
5 37 (1.79%) Google
6 34 (1.65%) SAP
7 31 (1.50%) Zend
8 29 (1.41%) Red Hat
9 25 (1.21%) Adobe
10 19 (0.92%) HP
10 19 (0.92%) F5
11 18 (0.87%) EPiServer
11 18 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (0.73%) Apple
12 15 (0.73%) Citrix
13 14 (0.68%) Fortinet
13 14 (0.68%) CheckPoint
13 14 (0.68%) Twitter
14 12 (0.58%) Juniper
15 11 (0.53%) Sitecore
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £31,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £32k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + npension, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago