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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 100 113 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 54 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.10% 1.42% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.54% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 67
Average salary £27,500 £28,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
2411 2333 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.29% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1768 1674
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 22 December 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 29 (31.18%) JavaScript
1 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) C#
2 27 (29.03%) HTML
2 27 (29.03%) .NET
3 25 (26.88%) CSS
3 25 (26.88%) Degree
4 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
4 20 (21.51%) Linux
4 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
5 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
5 19 (20.43%) jQuery
6 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (18.28%) VMware
6 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (17.20%) MVC
7 16 (17.20%) SQL
7 16 (17.20%) QA
8 15 (16.13%) Computer Science
8 15 (16.13%) CCNA
8 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (15.05%) Windows
9 14 (15.05%) Selenium
9 14 (15.05%) Multimedia
10 13 (13.98%) HTML5
11 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (12.90%) LTE
11 12 (12.90%) Visualisation
11 12 (12.90%) RHCA
11 12 (12.90%) Red Hat

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (1.08%) IIS
1 1 (1.08%) CMS
1 1 (1.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Office
2 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.08%) Simulink
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.08%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) LTE
1 12 (12.90%) 4G
1 12 (12.90%) VoLTE
2 7 (7.53%) ATM
3 5 (5.38%) Broadband
3 5 (5.38%) DSLAM
4 4 (4.30%) Wireless
4 4 (4.30%) NGN
4 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.30%) CDMA
4 4 (4.30%) SDH
4 4 (4.30%) UMTS
5 3 (3.23%) VoIP
5 3 (3.23%) VPN
5 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.23%) PPP
5 3 (3.23%) Firewall
5 3 (3.23%) xDSL
6 2 (2.15%) Internet
6 2 (2.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Selenium
2 10 (10.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.30%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.08%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.05%) Multimedia
3 11 (11.83%) Finance
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) HTML
1 27 (29.03%) .NET
2 25 (26.88%) CSS
3 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
4 19 (20.43%) jQuery
5 13 (13.98%) HTML5
6 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (9.68%) CSS3
8 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.30%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.15%) WinForms
10 2 (2.15%) Ajax
10 2 (2.15%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.15%) WPF
11 1 (1.08%) WebGL
11 1 (1.08%) Sass
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.90%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Kinect
6 1 (1.08%) AS400
6 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Windows
3 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.38%) UNIX
5 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) Solaris
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.20%) MVC
3 10 (10.75%) System Testing
3 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
4 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
5 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.45%) Service Management
6 6 (6.45%) TDD
7 5 (5.38%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.30%) Product Management
8 4 (4.30%) ITIL
8 4 (4.30%) Change Management
9 3 (3.23%) Scrum
9 3 (3.23%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.23%) User Stories
9 3 (3.23%) BDD
9 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (29.03%) C#
3 16 (17.20%) SQL
4 10 (10.75%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.68%) C++
6 8 (8.60%) C
7 6 (6.45%) Python
8 4 (4.30%) Java
9 3 (3.23%) Perl
9 3 (3.23%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.15%) VBScript
10 2 (2.15%) VB
11 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.08%) XAML
11 1 (1.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.13%) CCNA
3 12 (12.90%) RHCA
4 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.23%) Sun Certification
8 3 (3.23%) CCNP
8 3 (3.23%) SCSA
9 2 (2.15%) ISEB
9 2 (2.15%) CISSP
9 2 (2.15%) SSCP
9 2 (2.15%) GCIA
9 2 (2.15%) GCIH
9 2 (2.15%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.20%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.38%) vSphere
2 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) VMware
2 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.53%) HP
5 4 (4.30%) Huawei
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle
6 3 (3.23%) Sun
6 3 (3.23%) Veritas
7 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.15%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) McAfee
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco
7 2 (2.15%) IBM
7 2 (2.15%) Dell
7 2 (2.15%) Juniper
7 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.15%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.15%) Websense
8 1 (1.08%) Sony
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