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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 51 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.66% 1.36% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 1.42% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,900 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £29,000 £26,800
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 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
599 492 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.59% 95.35% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 499 434 527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Slough

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) OOP
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) MySQL
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) QA
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) SaaS
7 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.70%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) Retail
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Law
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) SciPy
4 1 (4.35%) NumPy
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Pandas
4 1 (4.35%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
1 6 (26.09%) OOP
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Microservices
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Data Munging
5 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) R
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco