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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 137 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1037 1085 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.32% 2.17% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.32% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 945 988 911
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 June 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 30 June 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 -2 220 £32,500 +8.33% 46
Kingston Upon Thames +17 8 £30,500 +1.66% 2
Docklands, London - 6 £31,250 -
Uxbridge -1 5 £26,500 -14.51%
Hayes - 4 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf +10 3 £37,500 +17.18%
Hammersmith +3 3 £30,500 +22.00%
Teddington 0 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Paddington -1 3 - - 1
Surbiton - 3 £19,000 -
Bromley - 3 £23,500 - 1
Brentford -1 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Wembley - 2 £22,500 -
Croydon -5 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Wimbledon -7 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Chessington - 1 £23,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 683 (34.79%) Degree
2 675 (34.39%) Finance
3 630 (32.09%) SQL
4 572 (29.14%) C#
5 479 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
6 476 (24.25%) .NET
7 450 (22.92%) HTML
8 433 (22.06%) Java
8 433 (22.06%) JavaScript
9 425 (21.65%) Computer Science
10 387 (19.71%) SQL Server
11 360 (18.34%) CSS
12 278 (14.16%) MVC
13 266 (13.55%) ASP.NET
14 251 (12.79%) OO
15 245 (12.48%) Microsoft
16 241 (12.28%) MS Excel
17 239 (12.18%) Linux
18 217 (11.05%) Banking
19 207 (10.55%) Python
20 205 (10.44%) Windows
21 194 (9.88%) TDD
22 169 (8.61%) Software Engineering
23 168 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
24 167 (8.51%) Mathematics
25 160 (8.15%) jQuery
26 156 (7.95%) C++
27 155 (7.90%) PHP
28 154 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
29 149 (7.59%) Scrum

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 46 (2.34%) CMS
2 33 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.68%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 23 (1.17%) WordPress
4 22 (1.12%) SAS
5 20 (1.02%) Apache
6 19 (0.97%) IIS
6 19 (0.97%) Node.js
7 16 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.51%) JBoss
10 9 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
11 6 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.25%) Drupal
12 5 (0.25%) Confluence
12 5 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 241 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 117 (5.96%) MS Office
3 46 (2.34%) Photoshop
4 24 (1.22%) MS Project
5 23 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.76%) SPSS
7 13 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.46%) MS Visio
11 5 (0.25%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.25%) Mathematica
12 4 (0.20%) InDesign
12 4 (0.20%) CPLEX
13 3 (0.15%) Stata
14 2 (0.10%) Maya
14 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.051%) PowerPivot
15 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.051%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.66%) Magento
2 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.25%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.20%) RMDS
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.10%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.10%) Advent Geneva
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.10%) Odoo
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.051%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.051%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.38%) SaaS
3 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.97%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.76%) GitHub
6 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.46%) Office 365
8 7 (0.36%) Heroku
9 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.20%) PaaS
10 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.20%) IaaS
11 3 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.10%) Trello
12 2 (0.10%) Yammer
12 2 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.051%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.87%) Internet
2 52 (2.65%) Firewall
3 32 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.38%) DNS
5 23 (1.17%) LAN
6 21 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (1.02%) WAN
8 19 (0.97%) DHCP
9 16 (0.82%) HTTP
10 14 (0.71%) MPLS
11 13 (0.66%) OSPF
11 13 (0.66%) SAN
12 12 (0.61%) BGP
13 10 (0.51%) VPN
14 9 (0.46%) Network Security
15 8 (0.41%) DSL
16 7 (0.36%) IP Telephony
16 7 (0.36%) 3G
16 7 (0.36%) Ethernet
16 7 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.91%) MySQL
3 54 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 52 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (2.50%) Big Data
5 49 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 44 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (2.14%) NoSQL
8 41 (2.09%) MongoDB
9 36 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 19 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (0.92%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (0.71%) DB2
16 13 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 82 (4.18%) Git (software)
2 61 (3.11%) Visual Studio
3 34 (1.73%) NUnit
4 33 (1.68%) JIRA
5 30 (1.53%) JUnit
6 29 (1.48%) Subversion
7 28 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 26 (1.32%) Moq
9 25 (1.27%) Maven
9 25 (1.27%) Jenkins
10 21 (1.07%) Selenium
11 14 (0.71%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (0.61%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.51%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.46%) Hudson
14 9 (0.46%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.36%) Grunt
15 7 (0.36%) gulp
16 6 (0.31%) JBehave
General
1 675 (34.39%) Finance
2 217 (11.05%) Banking
3 107 (5.45%) Marketing
4 98 (4.99%) Games
5 78 (3.97%) Retail
6 58 (2.95%) Front Office
7 55 (2.80%) Investment Banking
8 50 (2.55%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.88%) Law
9 37 (1.88%) Advertising
10 36 (1.83%) Back Office
11 35 (1.78%) Legal
12 24 (1.22%) Automotive
13 22 (1.12%) Aerospace
14 18 (0.92%) Publishing
15 16 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.56%) Billing
16 11 (0.56%) Japanese Language
17 10 (0.51%) German Language
18 9 (0.46%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (24.25%) .NET
2 450 (22.92%) HTML
3 360 (18.34%) CSS
4 266 (13.55%) ASP.NET
5 168 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 160 (8.15%) jQuery
7 134 (6.83%) XML
8 115 (5.86%) HTML5
9 101 (5.15%) AngularJS
10 96 (4.89%) Web Services
11 91 (4.64%) WCF
12 90 (4.58%) .NET Framework
13 75 (3.82%) Spring
14 48 (2.45%) Hibernate
14 48 (2.45%) CSS3
14 48 (2.45%) LINQ
15 45 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 44 (2.24%) J2EE
17 42 (2.14%) Backbone.js
18 41 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 425 (21.65%) Computer Science
2 167 (8.51%) Mathematics
3 154 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (6.88%) Hedge funds
5 99 (5.04%) Physics
6 60 (3.06%) User Experience
7 49 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 43 (2.19%) Algorithms
9 36 (1.83%) Equities
10 31 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (1.43%) Fixed Income
12 25 (1.27%) Social Media
13 22 (1.12%) Statistics
14 21 (1.07%) Derivative
15 16 (0.82%) iPhone
15 16 (0.82%) Visualisation
15 16 (0.82%) Reference Data
15 16 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 239 (12.18%) Linux
2 205 (10.44%) Windows
3 116 (5.91%) UNIX
4 63 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 55 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (2.14%) Android
8 31 (1.58%) Mac OS X
9 25 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (1.27%) Solaris
10 24 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.02%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.82%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.76%) CentOS
14 12 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.46%) Debian
16 8 (0.41%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (14.16%) MVC
3 251 (12.79%) OO
4 194 (9.88%) TDD
5 169 (8.61%) Software Engineering
6 149 (7.59%) Scrum
7 142 (7.23%) Project Management
8 119 (6.06%) Analytics
9 103 (5.25%) BDD
10 98 (4.99%) E-Commerce
11 84 (4.28%) OOP
12 81 (4.13%) Web Development
13 71 (3.62%) Web Application Development
14 68 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
15 67 (3.41%) ITIL
16 64 (3.26%) Open Source
16 64 (3.26%) SDLC
17 62 (3.16%) Business Analysis
18 61 (3.11%) User Acceptance Testing
19 54 (2.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 630 (32.09%) SQL
2 572 (29.14%) C#
3 433 (22.06%) Java
3 433 (22.06%) JavaScript
4 207 (10.55%) Python
5 156 (7.95%) C++
6 155 (7.90%) PHP
7 90 (4.58%) Ruby
8 83 (4.23%) T-SQL
9 56 (2.85%) Perl
10 53 (2.70%) VBA
11 45 (2.29%) C
12 37 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 33 (1.68%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.48%) Bash Shell
15 28 (1.43%) PowerShell
16 27 (1.38%) MATLAB
17 23 (1.17%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.17%) R
18 19 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 683 (34.79%) Degree
2 62 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (2.50%) PhD
4 39 (1.99%) CCNA
4 39 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.83%) MCP
6 31 (1.58%) MCTS
7 26 (1.32%) MCAD
7 26 (1.32%) MCSD
8 21 (1.07%) ISEB
9 20 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.56%) MCSE
11 10 (0.51%) CISSP
12 8 (0.41%) CCNP
13 7 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.31%) CISA
15 5 (0.25%) CEH
15 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (0.20%) CCDP
16 4 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.30%) QA
2 10 (0.51%) SLA
3 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.051%) BS7799
System Software
1 80 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.31%) XenApp
4 5 (0.25%) vSphere
4 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.20%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.10%) Docker
6 2 (0.10%) Xen
6 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.051%) XenServer
7 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.051%) Varnish
7 1 (0.051%) NFS
7 1 (0.051%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.051%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.051%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (1.22%) Puppet
2 19 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.61%) Nagios
4 10 (0.51%) Ansible
5 7 (0.36%) Salt
6 6 (0.31%) WSUS
7 4 (0.20%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (0.20%) DameWare
7 4 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.15%) SCCM
8 3 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.10%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.10%) Cacti
9 2 (0.10%) Control-M
9 2 (0.10%) systemd
Vendors
1 245 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 108 (5.50%) Oracle
3 53 (2.70%) Cisco
4 41 (2.09%) VMware
5 39 (1.99%) Adobe
6 33 (1.68%) Google
7 23 (1.17%) SAP
8 21 (1.07%) HP
8 21 (1.07%) Zend
9 19 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 17 (0.87%) Citrix
10 17 (0.87%) F5
11 15 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 15 (0.76%) Twitter
12 14 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.71%) Juniper
12 14 (0.71%) Fortinet
13 13 (0.66%) Business Objects
14 11 (0.56%) Facebook
15 10 (0.51%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + 35 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £400000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago