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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 154 155 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 821 837 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.01% 1.95% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.08% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 706 731 835
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 £45,000 £42,500 £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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +15 205 £30,000 -7.69% 41
Kingston Upon Thames +8 10 £25,000 -16.66%
Docklands, London - 6 £30,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 6 £25,000 -
Chessington - 5 £22,500 -
Hammersmith -5 4 - -
Uxbridge -4 2 £30,000 -27.71% 1
Twickenham - 2 - -
Grays -1 1 £18,500 -7.50%
Croydon -5 1 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Clapham - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 563 (31.19%) Degree
2 532 (29.47%) Finance
3 481 (26.65%) C#
4 456 (25.26%) SQL
5 420 (23.27%) .NET
6 405 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
7 351 (19.45%) JavaScript
8 349 (19.34%) HTML
9 338 (18.73%) SQL Server
10 330 (18.28%) Computer Science
11 293 (16.23%) Java
12 292 (16.18%) CSS
13 253 (14.02%) Microsoft
14 250 (13.85%) Windows
15 233 (12.91%) MVC
16 227 (12.58%) ASP.NET
17 224 (12.41%) Linux
18 208 (11.52%) OO
19 189 (10.47%) Banking
20 166 (9.20%) TDD
21 157 (8.70%) PHP
22 152 (8.42%) Python
23 151 (8.37%) jQuery
24 147 (8.14%) Scrum
25 138 (7.65%) MS Excel
26 137 (7.59%) Mathematics
27 131 (7.26%) C++
28 126 (6.98%) UNIX
29 125 (6.93%) Hedge funds
30 123 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 60 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 54 (2.99%) CMS
3 33 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 31 (1.72%) IIS
5 28 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 26 (1.44%) Apache
6 26 (1.44%) Umbraco
7 24 (1.33%) WordPress
7 24 (1.33%) Node.js
8 17 (0.94%) Drupal
9 15 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 14 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.50%) JBoss
13 9 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.39%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.39%) SAS
14 7 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 138 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 94 (5.21%) MS Office
3 51 (2.83%) Photoshop
4 26 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.94%) MS Project
7 16 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.61%) InDesign
9 8 (0.44%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.44%) SPSS
10 7 (0.39%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.22%) CPLEX
12 3 (0.17%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.055%) Stata
Business Applications
1 19 (1.05%) Magento
2 16 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.66%) Agresso
4 8 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.22%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.17%) Global One
6 3 (0.17%) Summit
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) HFM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.11%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.055%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (0.055%) Eikon
8 1 (0.055%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.055%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.33%) SaaS
2 20 (1.11%) Office 365
3 13 (0.72%) GitHub
3 13 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.44%) Basecamp
6 7 (0.39%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.28%) Heroku
8 4 (0.22%) PaaS
9 3 (0.17%) IaaS
10 2 (0.11%) Yammer
10 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.055%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.71%) Internet
2 38 (2.11%) Firewall
3 33 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.44%) DNS
5 21 (1.16%) HTTP
6 20 (1.11%) VPN
6 20 (1.11%) Intranet
7 14 (0.78%) DHCP
7 14 (0.78%) LAN
7 14 (0.78%) Network Security
8 13 (0.72%) WAN
9 9 (0.50%) FTP
10 8 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.39%) MPLS
11 7 (0.39%) SNMP
11 7 (0.39%) SSL
12 5 (0.28%) SAN
12 5 (0.28%) POP3
12 5 (0.28%) SMTP
12 5 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 84 (4.65%) MySQL
2 84 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 69 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 41 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 24 (1.33%) Big Data
12 22 (1.22%) NoSQL
13 19 (1.05%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (0.55%) Hadoop
18 9 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 42 (2.33%) Selenium
3 40 (2.22%) NUnit
3 40 (2.22%) JIRA
3 40 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 38 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 34 (1.88%) Subversion
6 28 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 26 (1.44%) Moq
8 23 (1.27%) JUnit
9 21 (1.16%) Maven
10 14 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
11 11 (0.61%) Hudson
12 10 (0.55%) PHPUnit
13 9 (0.50%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.50%) JBehave
14 8 (0.44%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.39%) Ant
15 7 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 532 (29.47%) Finance
2 189 (10.47%) Banking
3 117 (6.48%) Retail
4 106 (5.87%) Marketing
5 94 (5.21%) Games
6 82 (4.54%) Front Office
7 61 (3.38%) Investment Banking
8 59 (3.27%) Advertising
9 47 (2.60%) Telecoms
10 42 (2.33%) Legal
11 38 (2.11%) Back Office
12 35 (1.94%) Financial Institution
13 34 (1.88%) Law
14 21 (1.16%) Publishing
15 18 (1.00%) German Language
16 14 (0.78%) Automotive
17 13 (0.72%) French Language
17 13 (0.72%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.55%) Electronics
19 9 (0.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (23.27%) .NET
2 349 (19.34%) HTML
3 292 (16.18%) CSS
4 227 (12.58%) ASP.NET
5 151 (8.37%) jQuery
6 123 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 119 (6.59%) Web Services
8 112 (6.20%) HTML5
9 107 (5.93%) .NET Framework
10 98 (5.43%) XML
11 72 (3.99%) CSS3
12 67 (3.71%) WCF
13 51 (2.83%) WPF
14 45 (2.49%) WinForms
15 42 (2.33%) AngularJS
16 39 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 39 (2.16%) LINQ
17 32 (1.77%) JSON
18 30 (1.66%) NHibernate
18 30 (1.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 330 (18.28%) Computer Science
2 137 (7.59%) Mathematics
3 125 (6.93%) Hedge funds
4 112 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (4.71%) Physics
6 78 (4.32%) User Experience
7 46 (2.55%) Open Source
8 42 (2.33%) Fixed Income
9 41 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 35 (1.94%) Equities
11 30 (1.66%) Statistics
12 26 (1.44%) Derivative
12 26 (1.44%) Social Media
12 26 (1.44%) Algorithms
13 23 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (1.11%) Digital Media
15 16 (0.89%) Management Information System
16 15 (0.83%) Visualisation
17 12 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
17 12 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 250 (13.85%) Windows
2 224 (12.41%) Linux
3 126 (6.98%) UNIX
4 53 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 45 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 41 (2.27%) Android
7 32 (1.77%) Mac OS X
8 30 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.50%) Solaris
13 8 (0.44%) CentOS
13 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.28%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.22%) HPUX
16 3 (0.17%) AIX
16 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (12.91%) MVC
3 208 (11.52%) OO
4 166 (9.20%) TDD
5 147 (8.14%) Scrum
6 119 (6.59%) Software Engineering
7 112 (6.20%) E-Commerce
8 106 (5.87%) BDD
9 105 (5.82%) Project Management
10 82 (4.54%) Analytics
11 80 (4.43%) OOP
12 76 (4.21%) Unit Testing
13 63 (3.49%) Web Development
13 63 (3.49%) Web Application Development
14 61 (3.38%) ITIL
15 59 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (3.21%) CRM
16 58 (3.21%) Workflow
17 41 (2.27%) Mentoring
18 40 (2.22%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 481 (26.65%) C#
2 456 (25.26%) SQL
3 351 (19.45%) JavaScript
4 293 (16.23%) Java
5 157 (8.70%) PHP
6 152 (8.42%) Python
7 131 (7.26%) C++
8 94 (5.21%) Perl
9 47 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 44 (2.44%) Ruby
11 38 (2.11%) VBA
12 33 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.66%) C
14 29 (1.61%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 26 (1.44%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.27%) Bash Shell
18 19 (1.05%) Delphi
19 18 (1.00%) VB.NET
20 16 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 563 (31.19%) Degree
2 42 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.22%) PhD
4 30 (1.66%) MCP
4 30 (1.66%) MCTS
5 26 (1.44%) MCAD
5 26 (1.44%) MCSD
6 25 (1.39%) ISEB
7 19 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.00%) CCNA
8 18 (1.00%) Security Cleared
9 17 (0.94%) CISSP
10 14 (0.78%) ISTQB
10 14 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
12 11 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.55%) OCP
14 8 (0.44%) MCSE
15 7 (0.39%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.32%) QA
2 12 (0.66%) SLA
3 9 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.28%) SpamAssassin
6 5 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.17%) Firmware
7 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.055%) NFS
9 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.055%) Docker
9 1 (0.055%) XenApp
9 1 (0.055%) XenServer
9 1 (0.055%) vSphere
9 1 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (0.83%) Data Guard
2 11 (0.61%) Puppet
3 9 (0.50%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (0.33%) SCCM
5 5 (0.28%) WSUS
5 5 (0.28%) Control-M
5 5 (0.28%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.17%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.17%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.11%) OpenView
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
7 2 (0.11%) systemd
7 2 (0.11%) Salt
7 2 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.055%) Opsview
8 1 (0.055%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.055%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 253 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 122 (6.76%) Oracle
3 56 (3.10%) Adobe
4 39 (2.16%) Cisco
5 35 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (1.72%) VMware
7 29 (1.61%) Citrix
8 23 (1.27%) Google
9 22 (1.22%) hybris
10 20 (1.11%) Sybase
11 19 (1.05%) Zend
11 19 (1.05%) Bloomberg
12 16 (0.89%) ATG
12 16 (0.89%) Demandware
13 14 (0.78%) HP
13 14 (0.78%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.66%) Apple
14 12 (0.66%) Twitter
15 11 (0.61%) Avaya
15 11 (0.61%) Sitecore
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £35000 - £38000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago