The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 110 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 545 507 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.50% 2.39% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.52% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 461 458 557
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20643 20108 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.97% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16192 16631 18551
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Junior Salary Trend in the South East

Junior
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in the South East

Junior
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 126 £25,000 - 16
Berkshire +3 113 £28,000 +14.28% 12
Surrey -1 113 £27,000 - 13
West Sussex +10 55 £25,000 -9.09% 5
East Sussex -13 41 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 38 £27,250 +9.00% 7
Oxfordshire -3 34 £23,500 +6.81% 3
Kent +3 26 £28,750 +6.48% 7
Middlesex -10 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Isle of Wight - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 433 (36.98%) .NET
2 390 (33.30%) JavaScript
2 390 (33.30%) Degree
3 389 (33.22%) C#
4 370 (31.60%) HTML
5 330 (28.18%) CSS
6 313 (26.73%) SQL Server
7 298 (25.45%) ASP.NET
8 284 (24.25%) SQL
9 247 (21.09%) Microsoft
10 227 (19.39%) Computer Science
11 205 (17.51%) Finance
12 201 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
13 188 (16.05%) jQuery
14 173 (14.77%) Windows
15 162 (13.83%) MS Excel
16 156 (13.32%) Java
17 147 (12.55%) Software Engineering
18 137 (11.70%) MVC
19 128 (10.93%) OO
20 120 (10.25%) C++
21 118 (10.08%) Linux
22 110 (9.39%) HTML5
23 100 (8.54%) PHP
23 100 (8.54%) VB.NET
24 97 (8.28%) CSS3
25 96 (8.20%) .NET Framework
26 87 (7.43%) MySQL
26 87 (7.43%) TDD
27 85 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 84 (7.17%) IIS
2 50 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.48%) Apache
4 25 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 25 (2.13%) CMS
5 24 (2.05%) WordPress
6 20 (1.71%) Confluence
6 20 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (1.62%) Joomla!
8 15 (1.28%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.20%) Drupal
10 12 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.77%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.68%) Node.js
14 7 (0.60%) Moodle
14 7 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 162 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.27%) MS Office
3 43 (3.67%) Photoshop
4 27 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.45%) MS Project
6 13 (1.11%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.34%) InDesign
9 3 (0.26%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (0.17%) MicroStation
10 2 (0.17%) Solid Edge
11 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.085%) Simulink
11 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.085%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.60%) Magento
3 4 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.26%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.085%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.085%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.085%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.085%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.085%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.085%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.085%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.085%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.45%) SaaS
2 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.26%) PaaS
3 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.26%) IaaS
4 1 (0.085%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 33 (2.82%) Internet
3 20 (1.71%) Intranet
4 19 (1.62%) Firewall
5 15 (1.28%) WAN
5 15 (1.28%) DNS
5 15 (1.28%) LAN
6 13 (1.11%) 4G
7 11 (0.94%) LTE
7 11 (0.94%) VoLTE
7 11 (0.94%) DHCP
7 11 (0.94%) Wireless
8 10 (0.85%) MPLS
9 9 (0.77%) IP Telephony
10 7 (0.60%) VPN
11 5 (0.43%) IPv4
11 5 (0.43%) SAN
11 5 (0.43%) ADSL
12 4 (0.34%) Broadband
12 4 (0.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 87 (7.43%) MySQL
3 37 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (1.71%) RavenDB
6 20 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (0.94%) DB2
11 9 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.60%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.51%) SQLite
14 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (0.43%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.34%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 46 (3.93%) Visual Studio
2 44 (3.76%) Git (software)
3 39 (3.33%) NUnit
4 34 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 34 (2.90%) Moq
5 31 (2.65%) TeamCity
6 28 (2.39%) Subversion
7 26 (2.22%) JIRA
8 20 (1.71%) ReSharper
8 20 (1.71%) WATIR
8 20 (1.71%) Cucumber
8 20 (1.71%) NCrunch
9 14 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
10 13 (1.11%) Ant
11 11 (0.94%) Selenium
12 10 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 6 (0.51%) ClearCase
14 6 (0.51%) Maven
14 6 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 205 (17.51%) Finance
2 62 (5.29%) Retail
2 62 (5.29%) Marketing
3 50 (4.27%) Banking
4 41 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 34 (2.90%) Games
6 28 (2.39%) Back Office
7 23 (1.96%) Electronics
8 21 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.71%) Local Government
10 19 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (1.20%) Multimedia
12 12 (1.02%) Legal
13 11 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.68%) Advertising
15 7 (0.60%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.51%) Automotive
16 6 (0.51%) Front Office
16 6 (0.51%) Publishing
17 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (36.98%) .NET
2 370 (31.60%) HTML
3 330 (28.18%) CSS
4 298 (25.45%) ASP.NET
5 188 (16.05%) jQuery
6 110 (9.39%) HTML5
7 97 (8.28%) CSS3
8 96 (8.20%) .NET Framework
9 85 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 75 (6.40%) XML
11 63 (5.38%) Web Services
12 57 (4.87%) WCF
13 48 (4.10%) WinForms
14 41 (3.50%) Ajax
14 41 (3.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 39 (3.33%) J2EE
16 38 (3.25%) WPF
17 37 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 32 (2.73%) NHibernate
19 28 (2.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 227 (19.39%) Computer Science
2 66 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (3.67%) User Experience
4 39 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 37 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.62%) Physics
8 17 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.28%) Graphic Design
10 14 (1.20%) Social Media
11 12 (1.02%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.02%) Open Source
12 10 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.68%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.68%) Photography
15 6 (0.51%) Clustering
15 6 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (0.43%) Client/Server
17 4 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 173 (14.77%) Windows
2 118 (10.08%) Linux
3 40 (3.42%) UNIX
4 30 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.05%) Android
6 22 (1.88%) Windows 7
7 19 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.94%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.77%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.68%) Fedora
14 6 (0.51%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.51%) AIX
15 5 (0.43%) Solaris
15 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (12.55%) Software Engineering
3 137 (11.70%) MVC
4 128 (10.93%) OO
5 87 (7.43%) TDD
6 65 (5.55%) Scrum
6 65 (5.55%) Project Management
7 64 (5.47%) Web Development
8 59 (5.04%) E-Commerce
9 55 (4.70%) OOP
10 50 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (3.76%) ITIL
11 44 (3.76%) Software Testing
12 43 (3.67%) Unit Testing
13 40 (3.42%) PRINCE2
14 37 (3.16%) Service Management
14 37 (3.16%) Web Design
15 36 (3.07%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (2.82%) BDD
17 32 (2.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 390 (33.30%) JavaScript
2 389 (33.22%) C#
3 284 (24.25%) SQL
4 156 (13.32%) Java
5 120 (10.25%) C++
6 100 (8.54%) PHP
6 100 (8.54%) VB.NET
7 73 (6.23%) C
8 56 (4.78%) T-SQL
9 51 (4.36%) Python
10 45 (3.84%) Ruby
11 26 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 20 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.45%) VB
13 17 (1.45%) Perl
14 15 (1.28%) VBA
15 10 (0.85%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.77%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.68%) VC++
18 7 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 390 (33.30%) Degree
2 39 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.39%) CCNA
3 28 (2.39%) ISEB
3 28 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.37%) MCSE
7 13 (1.11%) MCSA
7 13 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.94%) MCP
8 11 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.94%) RHCA
9 10 (0.85%) MCITP
9 10 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.77%) A+ Certification
11 8 (0.68%) CISSP
11 8 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.60%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.87%) QA
2 15 (1.28%) SLA
3 13 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.17%) COSO
6 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.51%) XenApp
4 6 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.43%) vSphere
5 5 (0.43%) Firmware
6 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.17%) Snort
7 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.085%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.085%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (1.11%) SCOM
2 11 (0.94%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.34%) SCCM
5 3 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.17%) Puppet
6 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.085%) Netcool
7 1 (0.085%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.085%) Nagios
7 1 (0.085%) WSUS
7 1 (0.085%) Netcool/Proviso
7 1 (0.085%) Netcool/Webtop
7 1 (0.085%) Plesk
Vendors
1 247 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.12%) Oracle
3 46 (3.93%) VMware
4 24 (2.05%) Cisco
5 23 (1.96%) Adobe
6 22 (1.88%) HP
6 22 (1.88%) IBM
7 20 (1.71%) Citrix
7 20 (1.71%) Endeca
7 20 (1.71%) RedPrairie
8 18 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 18 (1.54%) SAP
9 14 (1.20%) Google
10 12 (1.02%) Dell
11 10 (0.85%) Remedy
11 10 (0.85%) Sitecore
12 8 (0.68%) Zend
13 7 (0.60%) LogRhythm
14 6 (0.51%) JBoss
15 5 (0.43%) Avaya
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £13000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + 21 days holiday + bank holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago