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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 57 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.36% 1.26% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.31% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Average salary £27,500 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,800 £42,750
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
492 610 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.35% 96.37% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 434 527 470
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (73.33%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) MySQL
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Yii
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) Legal
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) VB
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) VB6
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) Java EE
8 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (13.33%) QA

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) Yii
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Web Development
2 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) User Stories
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) OOP
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) VB6
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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Advantage XPO
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
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