The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 53 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.89% 2.28% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.40% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 15
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £28,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 541 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.71% 94.75% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 441 456 458
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Junior
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Slough region.

Junior Salary Trend in Slough

Junior
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Slough

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) Java EE
8 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.26%) Yii
6 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Coaching
2 3 (15.79%) OOP
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) VMware