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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 102 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 596 507 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.77% 2.39% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.52% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 511 443 588
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £19,500 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Berkshire +48 150 £27,250 -0.90% 8
Hampshire +18 112 £25,000 +11.11% 8
Surrey -19 108 £30,000 +20.00% 12
West Sussex +27 54 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Oxfordshire -1 54 £26,250 +5.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -5 53 £27,500 +22.22% 5
Kent +7 37 £25,250 +1.00% 3
East Sussex -16 24 £25,500 -1.92% 2
Middlesex +9 7 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 438 (38.32%) HTML
2 427 (37.36%) JavaScript
3 425 (37.18%) .NET
4 416 (36.40%) C#
5 376 (32.90%) CSS
6 361 (31.58%) Degree
7 326 (28.52%) SQL Server
8 314 (27.47%) ASP.NET
9 313 (27.38%) SQL
10 240 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
11 220 (19.25%) jQuery
12 196 (17.15%) Computer Science
13 195 (17.06%) MVC
14 188 (16.45%) Microsoft
15 170 (14.87%) HTML5
16 162 (14.17%) Windows
17 144 (12.60%) Java
18 142 (12.42%) MS Excel
19 141 (12.34%) Software Engineering
20 140 (12.25%) PHP
21 138 (12.07%) CSS3
22 136 (11.90%) Finance
23 126 (11.02%) MySQL
24 124 (10.85%) OO
25 109 (9.54%) Linux
26 108 (9.45%) C++
27 104 (9.10%) ASP.NET MVC
28 97 (8.49%) .NET Framework
29 94 (8.22%) XML
30 91 (7.96%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (4.37%) IIS
2 41 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.80%) CMS
4 30 (2.62%) Node.js
5 26 (2.27%) Apache
6 24 (2.10%) WordPress
7 21 (1.84%) Joomla!
8 20 (1.75%) MS Exchange
9 18 (1.57%) Umbraco
10 16 (1.40%) Confluence
11 12 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (1.05%) Drupal
12 10 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.79%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.70%) ColdFusion
15 7 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
17 5 (0.44%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 142 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.94%) MS Office
3 42 (3.67%) Photoshop
4 19 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.87%) MS Project
7 8 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.61%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.17%) InDesign
10 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.087%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.087%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.087%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.35%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.35%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.75%) SaaS
2 11 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.52%) Office 365
4 5 (0.44%) SoftLayer
5 3 (0.26%) GitHub
5 3 (0.26%) IaaS
5 3 (0.26%) PaaS
5 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.26%) Force.com
5 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.24%) Internet
2 31 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.45%) Firewall
4 27 (2.36%) Intranet
5 22 (1.92%) DNS
6 21 (1.84%) VPN
7 19 (1.66%) Wireless
8 17 (1.49%) WAN
9 13 (1.14%) LAN
10 12 (1.05%) LTE
10 12 (1.05%) 4G
10 12 (1.05%) VoLTE
11 10 (0.87%) Broadband
12 8 (0.70%) DHCP
13 7 (0.61%) Ethernet
13 7 (0.61%) ATM
13 7 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.52%) ADSL
14 6 (0.52%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.44%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (28.52%) SQL Server
2 126 (11.02%) MySQL
3 37 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 36 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (2.10%) NoSQL
9 20 (1.75%) RavenDB
9 20 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 17 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.79%) DB2
13 9 (0.79%) QlikView
14 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.70%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.52%) SQLite
16 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (0.35%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 57 (4.99%) NUnit
2 53 (4.64%) Visual Studio
3 40 (3.50%) Git (software)
3 40 (3.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 31 (2.71%) Moq
5 28 (2.45%) Subversion
6 27 (2.36%) JIRA
6 27 (2.36%) Selenium
7 19 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 14 (1.22%) ReSharper
9 14 (1.22%) WATIR
9 14 (1.22%) NCrunch
10 12 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (0.52%) Maven
12 6 (0.52%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.52%) MSTest
12 6 (0.52%) Mocha
General
1 136 (11.90%) Finance
2 65 (5.69%) Retail
3 50 (4.37%) Marketing
3 50 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.06%) Banking
5 26 (2.27%) Advertising
6 23 (2.01%) Back Office
7 18 (1.57%) Games
8 17 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 15 (1.31%) Local Government
10 14 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.79%) Billing
13 9 (0.79%) Automotive
14 8 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.52%) Front Office
15 6 (0.52%) Legal
16 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (38.32%) HTML
2 425 (37.18%) .NET
3 376 (32.90%) CSS
4 314 (27.47%) ASP.NET
5 220 (19.25%) jQuery
6 170 (14.87%) HTML5
7 138 (12.07%) CSS3
8 104 (9.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 97 (8.49%) .NET Framework
10 94 (8.22%) XML
11 59 (5.16%) Web Services
12 57 (4.99%) Ajax
13 53 (4.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 47 (4.11%) AngularJS
15 44 (3.85%) WCF
16 39 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (3.32%) LAMP
18 36 (3.15%) WPF
19 35 (3.06%) J2EE
20 30 (2.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 196 (17.15%) Computer Science
2 89 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (2.45%) User Experience
4 24 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 24 (2.10%) Mathematics
5 18 (1.57%) Visualisation
6 17 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.22%) iPhone
7 14 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.05%) GIS
10 11 (0.96%) Open Source
11 10 (0.87%) Physics
12 9 (0.79%) Social Media
13 8 (0.70%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.70%) EPoS
14 7 (0.61%) Clustering
14 7 (0.61%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.52%) iPad
15 6 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 162 (14.17%) Windows
2 109 (9.54%) Linux
3 43 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (3.50%) UNIX
5 38 (3.32%) Android
6 31 (2.71%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (2.01%) Windows XP
9 21 (1.84%) Windows 7
10 18 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (1.22%) Windows 2000
13 12 (1.05%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.79%) Solaris
14 9 (0.79%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.61%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.52%) AIX
17 5 (0.44%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (17.06%) MVC
3 141 (12.34%) Software Engineering
4 124 (10.85%) OO
5 85 (7.44%) Scrum
6 82 (7.17%) TDD
7 72 (6.30%) Web Development
8 67 (5.86%) Project Management
9 61 (5.34%) OOP
10 56 (4.90%) E-Commerce
11 47 (4.11%) BDD
12 42 (3.67%) ITIL
12 42 (3.67%) Web Design
13 39 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (2.97%) CRM
15 34 (2.97%) Service Management
16 30 (2.62%) OOD
16 30 (2.62%) Unit Testing
17 28 (2.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 427 (37.36%) JavaScript
2 416 (36.40%) C#
3 313 (27.38%) SQL
4 144 (12.60%) Java
5 140 (12.25%) PHP
6 108 (9.45%) C++
7 91 (7.96%) VB.NET
8 66 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 62 (5.42%) Python
10 61 (5.34%) C
11 38 (3.32%) Ruby
12 17 (1.49%) PHP5
13 15 (1.31%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.31%) Perl
14 14 (1.22%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.22%) VB
15 10 (0.87%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.61%) Apex Code
16 7 (0.61%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 361 (31.58%) Degree
2 45 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 26 (2.27%) CCNA
3 26 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.57%) ISEB
6 12 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.05%) RHCA
7 11 (0.96%) A+ Certification
8 10 (0.87%) MCP
9 9 (0.79%) CISSP
10 8 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.70%) MCITP
11 7 (0.61%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.61%) MCSE
12 6 (0.52%) MCSA
12 6 (0.52%) CEH
12 6 (0.52%) CCNP
13 3 (0.26%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.39%) QA
2 22 (1.92%) SLA
3 17 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.35%) COSO
7 1 (0.087%) GPG13
7 1 (0.087%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (0.61%) vSphere
5 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.17%) Snort
6 1 (0.087%) Xen
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.087%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.087%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.44%) SCOM
1 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.26%) Puppet
4 2 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.17%) cPanel
4 2 (0.17%) Plesk
4 2 (0.17%) Nagios
4 2 (0.17%) WMI
4 2 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.087%) WSUS
5 1 (0.087%) Netcool/Proviso
5 1 (0.087%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (0.087%) Foglight
5 1 (0.087%) Netcool
5 1 (0.087%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.087%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.087%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.087%) Graphite
Vendors
1 188 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.42%) Oracle
3 47 (4.11%) VMware
4 28 (2.45%) SAP
5 21 (1.84%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.66%) Adobe
7 16 (1.40%) Google
7 16 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.22%) Cisco
8 14 (1.22%) Zend
8 14 (1.22%) Endeca
8 14 (1.22%) RedPrairie
9 12 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 12 (1.05%) Cognos
10 11 (0.96%) HP
11 10 (0.87%) Remedy
11 10 (0.87%) IBM
12 8 (0.70%) Sony
13 7 (0.61%) Avaya
14 6 (0.52%) Juniper
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Dot Origin Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits incl. share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago