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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 144 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 937 1009 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.16% 2.07% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.21% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 850 915 828
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 208 £30,000 -3.22% 51
Kingston Upon Thames +13 12 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Hayes - 7 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf +6 6 £33,750 -10.00%
Uxbridge -4 5 £24,000 -25.00%
Westminster - 5 £20,500 -
Hammersmith -6 3 £30,500 +22.00%
Paddington - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £35,000 -
Bromley +15 2 £21,750 -14.70%
Teddington +6 2 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Harrow +3 2 £26,750 -23.57%
Croydon +2 2 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Enfield +1 2 £23,000 -
Twickenham -11 2 £30,750 -
Sidcup - 2 £23,750 -
Wembley - 2 £22,500 -
Brentford -6 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Wimbledon -12 1 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Romford - 1 £27,500 -
Chessington - 1 £23,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 613 (34.17%) Degree
2 577 (32.16%) Finance
3 554 (30.88%) SQL
4 507 (28.26%) C#
5 431 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
6 429 (23.91%) .NET
7 399 (22.24%) HTML
8 388 (21.63%) JavaScript
9 383 (21.35%) Java
10 381 (21.24%) Computer Science
11 356 (19.84%) SQL Server
12 320 (17.84%) CSS
13 253 (14.10%) MVC
14 251 (13.99%) OO
15 243 (13.55%) ASP.NET
16 231 (12.88%) Microsoft
17 228 (12.71%) Linux
18 214 (11.93%) Windows
19 206 (11.48%) MS Excel
20 179 (9.98%) Banking
21 176 (9.81%) Python
22 165 (9.20%) TDD
23 153 (8.53%) Mathematics
24 151 (8.42%) PHP
25 145 (8.08%) Software Engineering
26 142 (7.92%) Scrum
27 138 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
28 137 (7.64%) jQuery
29 136 (7.58%) C++
30 126 (7.02%) Analytical Skills

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (2.17%) CMS
2 33 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 22 (1.23%) WordPress
5 19 (1.06%) SAS
6 18 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 17 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.89%) IIS
9 14 (0.78%) Apache
10 12 (0.67%) Node.js
10 12 (0.67%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.56%) JBoss
12 7 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
13 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 206 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 105 (5.85%) MS Office
3 48 (2.68%) Photoshop
4 19 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.84%) MS Project
6 14 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.72%) SPSS
8 8 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.39%) InDesign
10 5 (0.28%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.28%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.17%) Stata
12 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.11%) Maya
14 1 (0.056%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.056%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 18 (1.00%) Magento
2 11 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.22%) RMDS
4 3 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.11%) Odoo
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.11%) Bond Adapt
5 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.056%) HFM
6 1 (0.056%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.056%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.056%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.62%) SaaS
2 25 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.84%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.78%) GitHub
6 9 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.50%) Office 365
7 6 (0.33%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.28%) Heroku
9 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.22%) IaaS
10 3 (0.17%) PaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.11%) Yammer
11 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.85%) Internet
2 45 (2.51%) Firewall
3 29 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.28%) DNS
5 18 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (0.95%) LAN
6 17 (0.95%) HTTP
7 16 (0.89%) Network Security
8 15 (0.84%) WAN
9 12 (0.67%) DHCP
9 12 (0.67%) VPN
10 10 (0.56%) SAN
11 9 (0.50%) MPLS
12 8 (0.45%) OSPF
13 7 (0.39%) BGP
13 7 (0.39%) Intranet
14 6 (0.33%) LDAP
15 5 (0.28%) Wireless
15 5 (0.28%) Broadband
15 5 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 94 (5.24%) MySQL
3 47 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (2.62%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.34%) Big Data
5 38 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (1.95%) NoSQL
7 35 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (1.73%) MongoDB
9 28 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (0.95%) Data Mining
13 15 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.67%) DB2
16 10 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 70 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 57 (3.18%) Visual Studio
3 35 (1.95%) NUnit
4 28 (1.56%) Subversion
5 27 (1.51%) Selenium
6 26 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 26 (1.45%) Moq
7 24 (1.34%) JIRA
8 21 (1.17%) JUnit
9 20 (1.11%) Maven
10 19 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.95%) Cucumber
12 16 (0.89%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.67%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.50%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.45%) Axure RP
16 7 (0.39%) SpecFlow
16 7 (0.39%) Hudson
16 7 (0.39%) Grunt
17 6 (0.33%) Jasmine
General
1 577 (32.16%) Finance
2 179 (9.98%) Banking
3 100 (5.57%) Retail
4 96 (5.35%) Marketing
5 94 (5.24%) Games
6 49 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.56%) Front Office
8 43 (2.40%) Advertising
9 41 (2.29%) Law
10 39 (2.17%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.90%) Legal
11 34 (1.90%) Back Office
12 24 (1.34%) Automotive
13 21 (1.17%) Publishing
14 20 (1.11%) Aerospace
15 18 (1.00%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.56%) Billing
17 9 (0.50%) Japanese Language
18 7 (0.39%) Manufacturing
19 6 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (23.91%) .NET
2 399 (22.24%) HTML
3 320 (17.84%) CSS
4 243 (13.55%) ASP.NET
5 138 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 137 (7.64%) jQuery
7 118 (6.58%) XML
8 105 (5.85%) HTML5
9 86 (4.79%) WCF
10 85 (4.74%) .NET Framework
10 85 (4.74%) Web Services
11 66 (3.68%) AngularJS
12 58 (3.23%) Spring
13 52 (2.90%) CSS3
14 46 (2.56%) LINQ
15 43 (2.40%) Hibernate
16 39 (2.17%) REST
17 38 (2.12%) Entity Framework
18 37 (2.06%) NHibernate
18 37 (2.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 381 (21.24%) Computer Science
2 153 (8.53%) Mathematics
3 126 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (5.74%) Hedge funds
5 93 (5.18%) Physics
6 58 (3.23%) Open Source
7 50 (2.79%) User Experience
8 43 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 39 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 30 (1.67%) Fixed Income
11 27 (1.51%) Management Information System
12 24 (1.34%) Social Media
12 24 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.23%) Statistics
13 22 (1.23%) Equities
14 17 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (0.89%) Derivative
16 13 (0.72%) Client/Server
17 12 (0.67%) Data Structures
18 11 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 228 (12.71%) Linux
2 214 (11.93%) Windows
3 106 (5.91%) UNIX
4 57 (3.18%) Windows 7
5 48 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 37 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (1.90%) Android
9 31 (1.73%) Mac OS X
10 27 (1.51%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.67%) CentOS
13 12 (0.67%) Solaris
14 11 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.45%) Debian
17 5 (0.28%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.17%) HPUX
19 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (14.10%) MVC
3 251 (13.99%) OO
4 165 (9.20%) TDD
5 145 (8.08%) Software Engineering
6 142 (7.92%) Scrum
7 119 (6.63%) Project Management
8 110 (6.13%) E-Commerce
9 107 (5.96%) Analytics
10 87 (4.85%) BDD
11 74 (4.12%) Web Development
12 71 (3.96%) Web Application Development
13 70 (3.90%) OOP
14 56 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
14 56 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 53 (2.95%) Unit Testing
16 52 (2.90%) Business Analysis
16 52 (2.90%) ITIL
17 48 (2.68%) Workflow
18 47 (2.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 554 (30.88%) SQL
2 507 (28.26%) C#
3 388 (21.63%) JavaScript
4 383 (21.35%) Java
5 176 (9.81%) Python
6 151 (8.42%) PHP
7 136 (7.58%) C++
8 74 (4.12%) Ruby
9 63 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 59 (3.29%) Perl
11 52 (2.90%) VBA
12 35 (1.95%) C
13 33 (1.84%) VB.NET
14 31 (1.73%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 23 (1.28%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.17%) MATLAB
18 19 (1.06%) Bash Shell
18 19 (1.06%) R
19 16 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 613 (34.17%) Degree
2 58 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (2.73%) PhD
4 35 (1.95%) MCP
4 35 (1.95%) CCNA
4 35 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (1.73%) MCTS
6 26 (1.45%) MCAD
6 26 (1.45%) MCSD
7 19 (1.06%) ISEB
7 19 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.56%) CISSP
9 10 (0.56%) MCSE
10 9 (0.50%) OCP
10 9 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.39%) CCNP
12 6 (0.33%) Security Cleared
13 5 (0.28%) CISA
13 5 (0.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.35%) QA
2 13 (0.72%) SLA
3 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.28%) XenApp
6 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.22%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) vSphere
7 2 (0.11%) Xen
7 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.056%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.056%) NFS
8 1 (0.056%) Firmware
8 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.056%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.056%) XenServer
8 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.056%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (1.06%) Puppet
2 17 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.78%) Data Guard
4 12 (0.67%) Nagios
5 10 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.39%) SCCM
7 6 (0.33%) Salt
7 6 (0.33%) Ansible
8 4 (0.22%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.17%) DameWare
9 3 (0.17%) Control-M
9 3 (0.17%) WSUS
9 3 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.17%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.11%) systemd
10 2 (0.11%) Pingdom
10 2 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 231 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 87 (4.85%) Oracle
3 56 (3.12%) Cisco
4 44 (2.45%) Adobe
5 41 (2.29%) VMware
6 30 (1.67%) Google
7 21 (1.17%) Citrix
8 18 (1.00%) hybris
9 17 (0.95%) SAP
9 17 (0.95%) F5
10 16 (0.89%) Zend
10 16 (0.89%) CheckPoint
10 16 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.84%) HP
12 13 (0.72%) Business Objects
12 13 (0.72%) Red Hat
12 13 (0.72%) Demandware
13 12 (0.67%) Facebook
13 12 (0.67%) ATG
14 11 (0.61%) Juniper
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits and bonuses
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and training allow
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £22,000 - £27,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago