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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 105 85 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 41 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 2.31% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 2.47% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 34
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £36,000
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
2296 2264 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 93.28% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1686 1671
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 52 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 47 (46.08%) HTML
3 45 (44.12%) CSS
4 39 (38.24%) Degree
5 38 (37.25%) .NET
6 37 (36.27%) C#
7 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (33.33%) jQuery
9 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
10 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET
11 25 (24.51%) SQL
11 25 (24.51%) Computer Science
12 19 (18.63%) MVC
12 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (17.65%) QA
14 17 (16.67%) HTML5
14 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 15 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (14.71%) Waterfall
15 15 (14.71%) Selenium
15 15 (14.71%) System Testing
16 14 (13.73%) VB.NET
16 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
17 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
18 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
18 11 (10.78%) Finance
18 11 (10.78%) Windows
18 11 (10.78%) Automation Testing
18 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
19 10 (9.80%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.94%) Joomla!
2 2 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) ATM
2 5 (4.90%) Broadband
2 5 (4.90%) DSLAM
3 4 (3.92%) Wireless
3 4 (3.92%) NGN
3 4 (3.92%) CDMA
3 4 (3.92%) SDH
3 4 (3.92%) UMTS
4 3 (2.94%) VoIP
4 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.94%) xDSL
4 3 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.94%) PPP
4 3 (2.94%) VPN
4 3 (2.94%) Internet
5 2 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) MySQL
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (14.71%) Selenium
2 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Marketing
3 8 (7.84%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (2.94%) Cantonese Language
6 2 (1.96%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (46.08%) HTML
2 45 (44.12%) CSS
3 38 (37.25%) .NET
4 34 (33.33%) jQuery
5 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET
6 17 (16.67%) HTML5
7 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.80%) CSS3
8 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.92%) WCF
10 4 (3.92%) WPF
10 4 (3.92%) Spring
10 4 (3.92%) J2EE
11 3 (2.94%) WF
11 3 (2.94%) LINQ
12 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.96%) LESS
12 2 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.92%) W3C
6 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.94%) User Experience
7 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.96%) Physics
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Linux
3 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.92%) UNIX
5 3 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.63%) MVC
3 15 (14.71%) System Testing
3 15 (14.71%) Waterfall
4 11 (10.78%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.84%) Web Development
6 7 (6.86%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.88%) OO
8 5 (4.90%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (4.90%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (3.92%) Software Delivery
9 4 (3.92%) Service Management
9 4 (3.92%) Product Management
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.92%) Analytics
9 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.92%) TDD
9 4 (3.92%) SEO
9 4 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 37 (36.27%) C#
3 25 (24.51%) SQL
4 14 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.84%) C++
6 7 (6.86%) PHP
7 6 (5.88%) Java
7 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.86%) ISEB
5 5 (4.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.94%) CCNP
7 3 (2.94%) CCNA
7 3 (2.94%) Sun Certification
7 3 (2.94%) SCSA
8 2 (1.96%) MCITP
8 2 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.92%) vSphere
1 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) HP
3 4 (3.92%) Adobe
3 4 (3.92%) VMware
3 4 (3.92%) Northgate
3 4 (3.92%) Civica
3 4 (3.92%) Capita
3 4 (3.92%) Orchard
3 4 (3.92%) Huawei
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) Sun
4 3 (2.94%) Veritas
5 2 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) BT
6 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.98%) Ektron
6 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Career, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago