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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 92 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 48 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 1.49% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.62% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 33
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,800 £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
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.00%) SQL
5 17 (18.89%) Windows
6 15 (16.67%) CSS
6 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 15 (16.67%) C#
7 14 (15.56%) HTML
7 14 (15.56%) Project Management
7 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
8 13 (14.44%) .NET
8 13 (14.44%) Finance
9 12 (13.33%) PHP
9 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 11 (12.22%) Java
10 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
11 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (11.11%) MySQL
11 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.00%) ISEB
12 9 (10.00%) MVC
12 9 (10.00%) Asset Management
12 9 (10.00%) Billing
12 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.89%) Web Development
13 8 (8.89%) jQuery
13 8 (8.89%) Linux

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Project
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP HR
1 2 (2.22%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.22%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.22%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.22%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
2 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) MySQL
3 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Billing
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) CSS
2 14 (15.56%) HTML
3 13 (14.44%) .NET
4 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
5 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.89%) jQuery
7 5 (5.56%) J2EE
7 5 (5.56%) Spring
8 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.44%) Web Services
8 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.33%) Kendo UI
9 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.33%) REST
9 3 (3.33%) WPF
10 2 (2.22%) LINQ
10 2 (2.22%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.22%) SOAP
10 2 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.33%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.33%) Physics
5 2 (2.22%) W3C
5 2 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Linux
3 6 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.11%) SUSE
5 1 (1.11%) Debian
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.11%) CentOS
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.56%) Project Management
3 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 10 (11.11%) Scrum
5 9 (10.00%) MVC
5 9 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.89%) Web Development
7 7 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.56%) BDD
10 4 (4.44%) SDLC
10 4 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (3.33%) UML
11 3 (3.33%) OOP
11 3 (3.33%) OO
11 3 (3.33%) TDD
11 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.00%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) C#
4 12 (13.33%) PHP
5 11 (12.22%) Java
6 8 (8.89%) C++
7 6 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (3.33%) VB
8 3 (3.33%) C
8 3 (3.33%) Perl
9 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.11%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) ISEB
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.22%) MCITP
4 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.22%) MCP
4 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle
3 2 (2.22%) SAP
3 2 (2.22%) Adobe
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.22%) Northgate
3 2 (2.22%) Civica
3 2 (2.22%) Capita
3 2 (2.22%) Orchard
4 1 (1.11%) BT
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco
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