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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 133 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1042 891 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.28% 1.99% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.13% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 941 792 923
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 250 £30,000 -7.69% 46
Brentford +3 10 £50,000 +81.81%
Wimbledon -1 7 £20,000 -33.33%
Teddington - 6 £20,000 - 1
New Malden - 6 £20,000 -
Twickenham +9 5 £30,000 -26.82%
Canary Wharf - 4 £45,750 -
Croydon 0 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Hammersmith - 3 £33,750 - 1
Docklands, London - 3 £27,500 -
Beckenham +5 2 £20,000 - 1
Surbiton -4 2 £19,000 -24.00%
Uxbridge +1 1 £32,000 +19.62%
Bromley -10 1 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Harrow -22 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 700 (32.76%) Degree
2 673 (31.49%) Finance
3 633 (29.62%) C#
4 596 (27.89%) SQL
5 535 (25.04%) .NET
6 482 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
7 457 (21.39%) HTML
8 433 (20.26%) JavaScript
9 410 (19.19%) SQL Server
10 383 (17.92%) Java
11 377 (17.64%) Computer Science
12 343 (16.05%) CSS
13 326 (15.26%) ASP.NET
14 275 (12.87%) MVC
15 261 (12.21%) Microsoft
16 245 (11.46%) Linux
17 244 (11.42%) Windows
18 229 (10.72%) OO
19 227 (10.62%) Banking
20 218 (10.20%) C++
21 211 (9.87%) Scrum
22 189 (8.84%) Oracle
23 185 (8.66%) jQuery
24 170 (7.96%) PHP
25 161 (7.53%) Software Engineering
26 158 (7.39%) Python
27 157 (7.35%) TDD
28 151 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
29 150 (7.02%) Web Services
30 144 (6.74%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (2.76%) IIS
2 51 (2.39%) CMS
3 40 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 35 (1.64%) Node.js
5 30 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 29 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 26 (1.22%) Apache
8 23 (1.08%) WordPress
9 22 (1.03%) Umbraco
10 20 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 17 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 14 (0.66%) Drupal
12 14 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.61%) NServiceBus
13 13 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.33%) Confluence
15 7 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 144 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 108 (5.05%) MS Office
3 65 (3.04%) Photoshop
4 42 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (1.08%) MS Project
7 14 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.51%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.28%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.28%) InDesign
10 5 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.094%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.094%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.047%) Quicktime
13 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 12 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.51%) SAP BPC
3 10 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (0.37%) HFM
4 8 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (0.37%) Cognos Controller
4 8 (0.37%) Cognos Planning
5 6 (0.28%) Magento
6 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.19%) Agresso
7 4 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.14%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.14%) Summit
8 3 (0.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.97%) SaaS
2 19 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.84%) Office 365
4 16 (0.75%) GitHub
5 15 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (0.51%) Basecamp
7 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.23%) IaaS
8 5 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.19%) PaaS
10 2 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.047%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.047%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.85%) Internet
2 47 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 36 (1.68%) DNS
4 30 (1.40%) Firewall
5 23 (1.08%) Network Security
6 18 (0.84%) HTTP
7 16 (0.75%) Intranet
7 16 (0.75%) DHCP
8 14 (0.66%) FTP
9 13 (0.61%) VPN
10 11 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
11 9 (0.42%) WAN
11 9 (0.42%) BGP
11 9 (0.42%) MPLS
12 7 (0.33%) VoIP
12 7 (0.33%) NGN
13 6 (0.28%) SMS
13 6 (0.28%) LAN
13 6 (0.28%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 123 (5.76%) MySQL
3 100 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 85 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 44 (2.06%) Big Data
9 43 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
15 27 (1.26%) MongoDB
16 26 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
17 24 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (1.12%) RDBMS
18 23 (1.08%) JasperReports
19 21 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 76 (3.56%) Visual Studio
2 68 (3.18%) Subversion
3 61 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 53 (2.48%) Selenium
4 53 (2.48%) Cucumber
5 43 (2.01%) NUnit
6 42 (1.97%) JUnit
7 40 (1.87%) Moq
8 37 (1.73%) Maven
9 29 (1.36%) JIRA
10 26 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 23 (1.08%) TeamCity
14 20 (0.94%) Jenkins
14 20 (0.94%) Axure RP
15 18 (0.84%) WebDriver
16 17 (0.80%) ReSharper
17 16 (0.75%) Ant
17 16 (0.75%) JBehave
General
1 673 (31.49%) Finance
2 227 (10.62%) Banking
3 134 (6.27%) Front Office
4 123 (5.76%) Games
5 112 (5.24%) Marketing
6 95 (4.45%) Advertising
7 81 (3.79%) Investment Banking
8 78 (3.65%) Retail
9 72 (3.37%) Telecoms
10 39 (1.82%) Law
10 39 (1.82%) Legal
11 27 (1.26%) Back Office
12 23 (1.08%) Financial Institution
13 22 (1.03%) Publishing
13 22 (1.03%) German Language
14 19 (0.89%) Electronics
15 18 (0.84%) French Language
16 16 (0.75%) Online Betting
17 11 (0.51%) Billing
18 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 535 (25.04%) .NET
2 457 (21.39%) HTML
3 343 (16.05%) CSS
4 326 (15.26%) ASP.NET
5 185 (8.66%) jQuery
6 151 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 150 (7.02%) Web Services
8 142 (6.64%) XML
9 133 (6.22%) .NET Framework
9 133 (6.22%) HTML5
10 90 (4.21%) WCF
10 90 (4.21%) WPF
11 83 (3.88%) CSS3
12 63 (2.95%) WinForms
13 61 (2.85%) LINQ
14 53 (2.48%) Spring
15 50 (2.34%) NHibernate
16 48 (2.25%) Ajax
17 45 (2.11%) J2EE
18 42 (1.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 377 (17.64%) Computer Science
2 138 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (5.71%) Hedge funds
4 104 (4.87%) Mathematics
5 95 (4.45%) User Experience
6 82 (3.84%) Open Source
7 71 (3.32%) Derivative
8 48 (2.25%) Physics
9 44 (2.06%) Fixed Income
9 44 (2.06%) Equities
10 41 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 41 (1.92%) Digital Media
11 33 (1.54%) Social Media
12 30 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
12 30 (1.40%) Algorithms
13 25 (1.17%) Statistics
13 25 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (1.08%) Spread Betting
15 20 (0.94%) Animation
15 20 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 245 (11.46%) Linux
2 244 (11.42%) Windows
3 137 (6.41%) UNIX
4 60 (2.81%) Windows 7
5 47 (2.20%) Android
6 45 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 37 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (1.64%) Solaris
10 34 (1.59%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.98%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.84%) Debian
13 17 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.80%) CentOS
13 17 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 17 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.28%) SUSE
15 6 (0.28%) Fedora
16 4 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (12.87%) MVC
3 229 (10.72%) OO
4 211 (9.87%) Scrum
5 161 (7.53%) Software Engineering
6 157 (7.35%) TDD
7 125 (5.85%) BDD
8 124 (5.80%) E-Commerce
9 120 (5.62%) Project Management
10 114 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
11 110 (5.15%) OOP
12 74 (3.46%) Web Development
12 74 (3.46%) Web Application Development
13 72 (3.37%) Analytics
14 70 (3.28%) Unit Testing
15 54 (2.53%) Multithreading
15 54 (2.53%) ITIL
16 51 (2.39%) Business Analysis
17 48 (2.25%) CRM
17 48 (2.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 633 (29.62%) C#
2 596 (27.89%) SQL
3 433 (20.26%) JavaScript
4 383 (17.92%) Java
5 218 (10.20%) C++
6 170 (7.96%) PHP
7 158 (7.39%) Python
8 121 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 103 (4.82%) VBA
10 83 (3.88%) Perl
11 77 (3.60%) C
12 64 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 63 (2.95%) VB
14 54 (2.53%) Ruby
15 42 (1.97%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.92%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.68%) Bash Shell
18 20 (0.94%) ActionScript
19 17 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
20 16 (0.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 700 (32.76%) Degree
2 66 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (2.34%) ISEB
4 41 (1.92%) MCTS
5 40 (1.87%) MCP
6 37 (1.73%) MCAD
6 37 (1.73%) MCSD
7 27 (1.26%) PhD
8 18 (0.84%) CIMA
9 17 (0.80%) Security Cleared
9 17 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.61%) CISSP
12 12 (0.56%) ACCA
12 12 (0.56%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.47%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.37%) CCNA
16 8 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.15%) QA
2 18 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.42%) SLA
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) COBIT
5 3 (0.14%) COREP
6 2 (0.094%) FINREP
6 2 (0.094%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.094%) Basel III
7 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.047%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 11 (0.51%) Firmware
4 10 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.33%) vSphere
6 4 (0.19%) Docker
6 4 (0.19%) XenApp
6 4 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.14%) Xen
7 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.14%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.047%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.047%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (1.45%) Puppet
2 18 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.33%) SCCM
5 7 (0.33%) Nagios
6 6 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.28%) CFEngine
7 4 (0.19%) Munin
7 4 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (0.19%) Opsview
8 3 (0.14%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.14%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.14%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.094%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.094%) Ansible
9 2 (0.094%) Salt
10 1 (0.047%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.047%) OpenView
Vendors
1 261 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 189 (8.84%) Oracle
3 66 (3.09%) Adobe
4 49 (2.29%) Red Hat
5 44 (2.06%) VMware
6 38 (1.78%) Business Objects
7 32 (1.50%) Cognos
8 30 (1.40%) Cisco
8 30 (1.40%) Google
9 27 (1.26%) Hyperion
10 26 (1.22%) SAP
11 25 (1.17%) Twitter
12 23 (1.08%) Sybase
12 23 (1.08%) HP
12 23 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (0.98%) Zend
14 16 (0.75%) Citrix
15 15 (0.70%) Apple
15 15 (0.70%) Bloomberg
16 14 (0.66%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ilford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus and benefits + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Posted: 21 hours ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
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Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: Yesterday