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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 96 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 44 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.92% 1.91% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.06% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 37
Average salary £29,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £21,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £34,500
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
2155 2233 2098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.94% 92.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1630 1700
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 £23,579 £29,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 28 May 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Reading

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
2 39 (40.21%) HTML
3 37 (38.14%) CSS
4 34 (35.05%) Degree
5 31 (31.96%) .NET
6 30 (30.93%) C#
6 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.84%) jQuery
8 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
9 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
10 20 (20.62%) SQL
11 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
12 15 (15.46%) Finance
12 15 (15.46%) QA
13 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
13 13 (13.40%) Windows
14 12 (12.37%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (12.37%) MVC
14 12 (12.37%) Waterfall
14 12 (12.37%) AngularJS
14 12 (12.37%) Selenium
14 12 (12.37%) System Testing
15 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio
15 11 (11.34%) VB.NET
15 11 (11.34%) MySQL
16 10 (10.31%) C++
16 10 (10.31%) HTML5
17 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (9.28%) Web Development
17 9 (9.28%) Business Analysis

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (3.09%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
1 2 (2.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) NGN
2 1 (1.03%) Wireless
2 1 (1.03%) ATM
2 1 (1.03%) Broadband
2 1 (1.03%) CDMA
2 1 (1.03%) SDH
2 1 (1.03%) UMTS
2 1 (1.03%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (12.37%) Selenium
2 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.22%) Marketing
4 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 6 (6.19%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.15%) Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (3.09%) Cantonese Language
6 3 (3.09%) Legal
6 3 (3.09%) Billing
7 2 (2.06%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) HTML
2 37 (38.14%) CSS
3 31 (31.96%) .NET
4 27 (27.84%) jQuery
5 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
6 12 (12.37%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.31%) HTML5
8 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.15%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.15%) CSS3
10 4 (4.12%) J2EE
10 4 (4.12%) Spring
10 4 (4.12%) WCF
10 4 (4.12%) WPF
11 3 (3.09%) LINQ
11 3 (3.09%) WF
11 3 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.06%) ADO.NET
12 2 (2.06%) Web Services
12 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.15%) W3C
5 4 (4.12%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.06%) Physics
8 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
3 4 (4.12%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (3.09%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.37%) MVC
2 12 (12.37%) Waterfall
2 12 (12.37%) System Testing
3 9 (9.28%) Web Development
3 9 (9.28%) Business Analysis
3 9 (9.28%) Project Management
4 8 (8.25%) OO
4 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
4 8 (8.25%) Automation Testing
5 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.19%) OOP
7 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
7 5 (5.15%) Software Asset Management
7 5 (5.15%) SEO
7 5 (5.15%) Scrum
8 4 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.12%) Software Delivery
8 4 (4.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.93%) C#
3 20 (20.62%) SQL
4 11 (11.34%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.31%) C++
6 9 (9.28%) PHP
7 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.19%) Java
8 2 (2.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (35.05%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) ISEB
3 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.06%) MCP
5 2 (2.06%) MCITP
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe
2 5 (5.15%) HP
3 4 (4.12%) Northgate
3 4 (4.12%) Civica
3 4 (4.12%) Capita
3 4 (4.12%) Orchard
4 2 (2.06%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Ektron
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) Huawei
5 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.03%) BT
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
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