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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 95 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 39 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 1.78% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.87% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 42
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £19,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £39,000
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
1799 2356 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.42% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1699
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 31 (43.06%) Degree
2 30 (41.67%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 19 (26.39%) Windows
5 18 (25.00%) Oracle
5 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 16 (22.22%) C#
7 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 14 (19.44%) .NET
9 11 (15.28%) HTML
10 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
10 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 9 (12.50%) Java
11 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (12.50%) Finance
12 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
12 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
12 8 (11.11%) Logistics
12 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 8 (11.11%) MODAF
12 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
12 8 (11.11%) ArchiMate
12 8 (11.11%) Analytics
13 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
13 7 (9.72%) CSS
13 7 (9.72%) Linux
13 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Drupal
2 2 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) nginx
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) DNS
2 3 (4.17%) DHCP
2 3 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (2.78%) Converged Networks
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) MPLS
4 1 (1.39%) SMTP
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.94%) Pentaho
3 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.17%) Big Data
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) GIS
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) Riak
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (1.39%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.39%) gulp
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) HTML
3 7 (9.72%) CSS
3 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
5 5 (6.94%) Ajax
5 5 (6.94%) JMS
5 5 (6.94%) Spring
5 5 (6.94%) Struts
5 5 (6.94%) Web Services
5 5 (6.94%) YUI
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.17%) CSS3
7 3 (4.17%) WPF
8 2 (2.78%) DirectX
8 2 (2.78%) jQuery
8 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.78%) LESS
9 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.39%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.94%) Fintech
3 5 (6.94%) FMCG
4 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.78%) Social Media
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.72%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.11%) Analytics
2 8 (11.11%) ArchiMate
2 8 (11.11%) Logistics
2 8 (11.11%) MODAF
2 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
4 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.33%) Information Security
4 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Scrum
5 5 (6.94%) SOA
5 5 (6.94%) TDD
5 5 (6.94%) Web Development
6 4 (5.56%) BDD
6 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) C#
3 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.50%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) C++
6 5 (6.94%) VBA
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) VB
8 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) R
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Citrix
3 5 (6.94%) Twitter
3 5 (6.94%) Yahoo!
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 2 (2.78%) ESRI
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) SOTI
6 1 (1.39%) F5
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
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