The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 82 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 54 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 1.26% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.37% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 41
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2097 2196 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.63% 92.54% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1550 1717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Junior
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Junior Salary Trend in Reading

Junior
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
2 22 (22.68%) Degree
3 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) HTML
4 19 (19.59%) CSS
5 18 (18.56%) SQL
6 17 (17.53%) C#
7 16 (16.49%) Windows
8 15 (15.46%) .NET
9 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
9 14 (14.43%) Finance
10 13 (13.40%) Project Management
10 13 (13.40%) PHP
11 12 (12.37%) MySQL
11 12 (12.37%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
12 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
12 11 (11.34%) jQuery
13 10 (10.31%) Java
14 9 (9.28%) C++
14 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
14 9 (9.28%) Linux
14 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
14 9 (9.28%) Scrum
14 9 (9.28%) Asset Management
14 9 (9.28%) Billing
14 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
15 8 (8.25%) ISEB
16 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
16 7 (7.22%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (3.09%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Project
1 7 (7.22%) MS Office
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.06%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.06%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.06%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.06%) Selenium
2 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.03%) NUnit
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Billing
3 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (3.09%) Cantonese Language
5 3 (3.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) HTML
2 19 (19.59%) CSS
3 15 (15.46%) .NET
4 11 (11.34%) jQuery
5 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.15%) J2EE
6 5 (5.15%) Spring
7 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.09%) Web Services
7 3 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.09%) REST
8 2 (2.06%) LINQ
8 2 (2.06%) LESS
8 2 (2.06%) HTML5
8 2 (2.06%) Kendo UI
8 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.06%) WPF
8 2 (2.06%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.12%) W3C
4 3 (3.09%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.09%) Physics
4 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
3 6 (6.19%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.03%) CentOS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) SUSE
4 1 (1.03%) Debian
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Solaris
4 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.40%) Project Management
3 12 (12.37%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
5 9 (9.28%) Asset Management
5 9 (9.28%) Scrum
6 7 (7.22%) MVC
6 7 (7.22%) Web Development
6 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.15%) OOP
8 5 (5.15%) OO
8 5 (5.15%) BDD
9 4 (4.12%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.12%) SDLC
9 4 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) SEO
10 3 (3.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.56%) SQL
3 17 (17.53%) C#
4 13 (13.40%) PHP
5 10 (10.31%) Java
6 9 (9.28%) C++
7 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.15%) Python
8 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.09%) VB
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) C
10 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) ISEB
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.06%) MCITP
4 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.06%) MCP
4 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) Adobe
3 4 (4.12%) Northgate
3 4 (4.12%) Civica
3 4 (4.12%) Capita
3 4 (4.12%) Orchard
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) BT
5 1 (1.03%) Google
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