The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 110 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 30 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.26% 1.92% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.03% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 29
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 23 (26.44%) Finance
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 19 (21.84%) QA
2 19 (21.84%) Degree
3 18 (20.69%) ISEB
4 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.54%) HTML
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.24%) .NET
5 15 (17.24%) Linux
5 15 (17.24%) Retail
6 14 (16.09%) Software Testing
6 14 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.79%) C#
8 12 (13.79%) C++
9 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
10 10 (11.49%) C
10 10 (11.49%) Python
11 9 (10.34%) CSS
11 9 (10.34%) UNIX
11 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
12 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.20%) SaaS
13 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
13 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
13 7 (8.05%) Ant
13 7 (8.05%) Project Management
14 6 (6.90%) Clustering

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (2.30%) CMS
1 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.30%) Drupal
2 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) AutoCAD
3 2 (2.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) MicroStation
3 2 (2.30%) Solid Edge
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Unified Communications
1 3 (3.45%) VoIP
2 2 (2.30%) Intranet
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) VoLTE
2 2 (2.30%) 4G
2 2 (2.30%) LTE
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.30%) MS Access
4 2 (2.30%) QlikView
4 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Ant
2 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.45%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 15 (17.24%) Retail
3 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Back Office
5 2 (2.30%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) HTML
2 15 (17.24%) .NET
3 9 (10.34%) CSS
4 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.75%) WPF
5 5 (5.75%) jQuery
6 4 (4.60%) WCF
6 4 (4.60%) HTML5
7 2 (2.30%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.30%) XML
7 2 (2.30%) MDX
8 1 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.15%) WebGL
8 1 (1.15%) CSS3
8 1 (1.15%) Sass
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.15%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.15%) DirectX
8 1 (1.15%) STL
8 1 (1.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Clustering
2 6 (6.90%) Firmware
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.75%) Physics
4 2 (2.30%) GIS
4 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.15%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) UNIX
3 4 (4.60%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) Software Testing
2 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
3 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
3 7 (8.05%) Project Management
4 6 (6.90%) MVC
4 6 (6.90%) Web Development
4 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.60%) OO
5 4 (4.60%) Data Modelling
5 4 (4.60%) OOD
5 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.45%) OOP
6 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.45%) Scrum
6 3 (3.45%) Migration
6 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.79%) C#
3 12 (13.79%) C++
4 10 (11.49%) C
4 10 (11.49%) Python
5 5 (5.75%) PHP
6 4 (4.60%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.30%) VBScript
8 2 (2.30%) VBA
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Degree
2 18 (20.69%) ISEB
3 14 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.90%) OCA
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.45%) MCITP
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.45%) MCSE
5 3 (3.45%) MCP
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.30%) CCNA
6 2 (2.30%) CISSP
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.30%) RHCA
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) SolidWorks
4 2 (2.30%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.15%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (1.15%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.15%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.15%) Apple
5 1 (1.15%) Juniper
5 1 (1.15%) Autodesk
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