The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 58 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 16 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.31% 1.42% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.47% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 21
Average salary £22,500 £21,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 883 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.37% 96.71% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 570 772 842
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Junior
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Oxford region.

Junior Salary Trend in Oxford

Junior
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Oxford

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 25 (58.14%) Degree
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 21 (48.84%) C#
5 20 (46.51%) .NET
6 19 (44.19%) CSS
7 18 (41.86%) HTML
8 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.91%) Java
11 11 (25.58%) Ruby
12 8 (18.60%) Perl
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
12 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
13 7 (16.28%) Project Management
13 7 (16.28%) C++
13 7 (16.28%) Python
13 7 (16.28%) jQuery
14 6 (13.95%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (13.95%) Workflow
14 6 (13.95%) Web Development
15 5 (11.63%) Ruby on Rails
15 5 (11.63%) Apache
15 5 (11.63%) UNIX
15 5 (11.63%) Windows
15 5 (11.63%) Linux
15 5 (11.63%) MS Project
15 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
16 4 (9.30%) Mentoring

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (11.63%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Project
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) ClearCase
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) CSS
3 18 (41.86%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (9.30%) J2EE
6 4 (9.30%) JSP
6 4 (9.30%) Struts
6 4 (9.30%) JSF
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Open Source
3 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.33%) New Media
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) UNIX
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Debian
2 4 (9.30%) Fedora
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Workflow
2 6 (13.95%) Web Development
3 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.30%) UML
3 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.65%) OO
4 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Scrum
4 2 (4.65%) Content Management
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.65%) Use Case
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 21 (48.84%) C#
4 12 (27.91%) Java
5 11 (25.58%) Ruby
6 8 (18.60%) Perl
6 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
7 7 (16.28%) C++
7 7 (16.28%) Python
8 4 (9.30%) C
8 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.98%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
2 4 (9.30%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago