The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 85 86 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 185 153 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.01% 2.98% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.13% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 164 141 110
Average salary £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,500 £32,000
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5840 4889 5535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 95.28% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4216 4903
Average salary £36,500 £35,704 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% +2.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Junior
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Junior Salary Trend in the South West

Junior
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in the South West

Junior
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bristol -17 49 £22,500 +2.27% 11
Wiltshire +27 40 £27,000 +18.68% 7
Gloucestershire +8 38 £26,500 +3.92% 3
Dorset +10 22 £21,500 -8.51%
Somerset -19 19 £21,500 -5.49% 6
Devon -14 12 £22,500 -4.25% 3
Cornwall - 3 £25,000 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 119 (32.96%) Degree
2 114 (31.58%) SQL
3 104 (28.81%) HTML
4 102 (28.25%) Computer Science
5 100 (27.70%) C#
6 99 (27.42%) JavaScript
7 85 (23.55%) Java
8 81 (22.44%) SQL Server
9 78 (21.61%) CSS
10 77 (21.33%) .NET
11 72 (19.94%) Software Engineering
12 64 (17.73%) Finance
13 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET
13 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
14 53 (14.68%) C++
14 53 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
15 52 (14.40%) Windows
16 51 (14.13%) Linux
17 45 (12.47%) MS Excel
17 45 (12.47%) QA
18 43 (11.91%) jQuery
19 39 (10.80%) MS Office
20 34 (9.42%) XML
21 32 (8.86%) OO
22 31 (8.59%) MVC
22 31 (8.59%) Scrum
22 31 (8.59%) C
22 31 (8.59%) Spring
23 30 (8.31%) Telecoms
24 28 (7.76%) Python

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.43%) WebSphere
2 16 (4.43%) WebLogic
3 10 (2.77%) WordPress
4 7 (1.94%) Apache
4 7 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.11%) CMS
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) DNN
6 2 (0.55%) Drupal
6 2 (0.55%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) Lync
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 39 (10.80%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.11%) MS Project
5 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.55%) Shockwave
6 2 (0.55%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.66%) SaaS
2 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.05%) Internet
2 6 (1.66%) SAN
3 4 (1.11%) SMTP
3 4 (1.11%) FTP
3 4 (1.11%) Firewall
3 4 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (0.83%) VLAN
4 3 (0.83%) OSPF
4 3 (0.83%) BGP
4 3 (0.83%) VoIP
5 2 (0.55%) Extranet
5 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) DNS
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
6 1 (0.28%) LTE
6 1 (0.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.65%) MySQL
3 15 (4.16%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.39%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.55%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.55%) SQLite
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (6.37%) Eclipse
2 16 (4.43%) Eclipse RCP
3 14 (3.88%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.32%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.22%) Maven
5 8 (2.22%) JUnit
5 8 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (1.94%) Subversion
7 5 (1.39%) Selenium
8 4 (1.11%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.11%) JMeter
8 4 (1.11%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.11%) Ant
8 4 (1.11%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.83%) Hudson
9 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.28%) NUnit
11 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (17.73%) Finance
2 30 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.26%) Electronics
3 19 (5.26%) French Language
4 18 (4.99%) Banking
5 11 (3.05%) Games
6 7 (1.94%) Retail
7 5 (1.39%) Advertising
7 5 (1.39%) Law
8 3 (0.83%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.55%) Marketing
9 2 (0.55%) Military
9 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (28.81%) HTML
2 78 (21.61%) CSS
3 77 (21.33%) .NET
4 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET
5 43 (11.91%) jQuery
6 34 (9.42%) XML
7 31 (8.59%) Spring
8 23 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (6.09%) HTML5
10 17 (4.71%) GWT
10 17 (4.71%) CSS3
10 17 (4.71%) Web Services
11 16 (4.43%) Struts
11 16 (4.43%) .NET Framework
11 16 (4.43%) SWT
12 15 (4.16%) MyBatis
13 10 (2.77%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (2.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (1.94%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 102 (28.25%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.37%) Digital Media
3 19 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.32%) User Experience
6 11 (3.05%) Open Source
7 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.83%) GIS
10 3 (0.83%) Blog
10 3 (0.83%) Physics
10 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.55%) Social Network
11 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.55%) iPhone
12 1 (0.28%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.40%) Windows
2 51 (14.13%) Linux
3 23 (6.37%) UNIX
4 10 (2.77%) Debian
5 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.11%) Android
8 4 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.83%) openSUSE
9 3 (0.83%) SUSE
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.94%) Software Engineering
2 53 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.86%) OO
4 31 (8.59%) Scrum
4 31 (8.59%) MVC
5 25 (6.93%) Unit Testing
6 23 (6.37%) ITIL
7 22 (6.09%) E-Commerce
8 19 (5.26%) TDD
9 17 (4.71%) Project Management
10 16 (4.43%) Problem Management
10 16 (4.43%) Software Testing
10 16 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (4.43%) Mentoring
11 15 (4.16%) OOP
12 14 (3.88%) Service Management
12 14 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (3.88%) Migration
12 14 (3.88%) ITSM
12 14 (3.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (31.58%) SQL
2 100 (27.70%) C#
3 99 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 85 (23.55%) Java
5 53 (14.68%) C++
6 31 (8.59%) C
7 28 (7.76%) Python
8 26 (7.20%) PHP
9 21 (5.82%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.60%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.32%) VB
12 10 (2.77%) Perl
13 9 (2.49%) VBScript
13 9 (2.49%) VBA
14 8 (2.22%) Ruby
15 7 (1.94%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.11%) XPath
17 4 (1.11%) XQuery
17 4 (1.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 119 (32.96%) Degree
2 10 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.39%) ISEB
6 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.55%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) MCT
8 1 (0.28%) PhD
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.47%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) Firmware
2 5 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.55%) Xen
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.83%) Nagios
2 3 (0.83%) Cacti
2 3 (0.83%) Icinga
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.09%) Oracle
3 16 (4.43%) JBoss
4 9 (2.49%) HP
5 5 (1.39%) Adobe
6 4 (1.11%) IBM
6 4 (1.11%) SAP
7 2 (0.55%) Macromedia
7 2 (0.55%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.28%) Juniper
8 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) Sun
8 1 (0.28%) Intel
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: training and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago