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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 94 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 176 164 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.94% 2.70% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 2.83% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 152 145 119
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +8 62 £25,500 +13.33% 15
Somerset +9 26 £25,000 +11.11% 9
Wiltshire -12 24 £27,500 +10.00% 11
Gloucestershire -32 23 £24,500 -7.54% 1
Dorset -2 18 £22,500 - 6
Devon +5 17 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Cornwall -5 2 £23,750 +31.94%
Avon - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 144 (39.34%) Degree
2 119 (32.51%) C#
3 118 (32.24%) JavaScript
4 111 (30.33%) SQL
5 106 (28.96%) .NET
5 106 (28.96%) HTML
6 100 (27.32%) Java
7 94 (25.68%) CSS
8 83 (22.68%) SQL Server
9 71 (19.40%) ASP.NET
10 67 (18.31%) PHP
11 66 (18.03%) MVC
12 64 (17.49%) Computer Science
13 57 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (14.48%) Linux
15 50 (13.66%) MySQL
16 46 (12.57%) Software Engineering
16 46 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (12.30%) Git (software)
17 45 (12.30%) Microsoft
18 44 (12.02%) jQuery
19 43 (11.75%) C++
20 42 (11.48%) OO
21 41 (11.20%) XML
22 38 (10.38%) .NET Framework
23 37 (10.11%) TDD
24 36 (9.84%) Windows
25 35 (9.56%) Finance
25 35 (9.56%) LAMP
26 34 (9.29%) Eclipse

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (6.83%) Node.js
2 12 (3.28%) CMS
3 11 (3.01%) WordPress
3 11 (3.01%) Apache
4 8 (2.19%) JBoss
4 8 (2.19%) Drupal
5 7 (1.91%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.64%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.37%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.37%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.37%) Moodle
8 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (0.55%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.55%) SAS
9 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.91%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.27%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Magento
2 3 (0.82%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.55%) Summit
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.47%) Internet
2 14 (3.83%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.91%) DSL
4 4 (1.09%) WAN
5 3 (0.82%) DHCP
5 3 (0.82%) HTTP
5 3 (0.82%) LAN
5 3 (0.82%) VoIP
6 2 (0.55%) DNS
6 2 (0.55%) SSL
6 2 (0.55%) IPv4
6 2 (0.55%) IPv6
6 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.27%) NAS
7 1 (0.27%) Firewall
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.66%) MySQL
3 24 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.01%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.64%) SQLite
9 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.09%) Big Data
9 4 (1.09%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.55%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (12.30%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.29%) Eclipse
3 13 (3.55%) JUnit
3 13 (3.55%) Subversion
4 11 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.46%) Maven
6 8 (2.19%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.91%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.37%) Ant
8 5 (1.37%) Eclipse RCP
9 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.09%) JMeter
9 4 (1.09%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.55%) Selenium
10 2 (0.55%) Hudson
10 2 (0.55%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
General
1 35 (9.56%) Finance
2 30 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.74%) Advertising
4 16 (4.37%) Electronics
5 12 (3.28%) Banking
6 10 (2.73%) Retail
6 10 (2.73%) Marketing
7 7 (1.91%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.64%) Military
9 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.37%) Back Office
10 3 (0.82%) Publishing
11 2 (0.55%) Games
11 2 (0.55%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (28.96%) HTML
1 106 (28.96%) .NET
2 94 (25.68%) CSS
3 71 (19.40%) ASP.NET
4 46 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (12.02%) jQuery
6 41 (11.20%) XML
7 38 (10.38%) .NET Framework
8 35 (9.56%) LAMP
9 33 (9.02%) HTML5
10 29 (7.92%) Web Services
10 29 (7.92%) Spring
11 28 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (7.10%) CSS3
12 26 (7.10%) RESTful
13 20 (5.46%) JSON
13 20 (5.46%) Ajax
13 20 (5.46%) Hibernate
14 14 (3.83%) REST
15 13 (3.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.49%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 11 (3.01%) User Experience
4 8 (2.19%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.82%) Physics
8 3 (0.82%) Xbox
8 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.55%) Photography
9 2 (0.55%) New Media
9 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.55%) Handset
9 2 (0.55%) Tandem
10 1 (0.27%) Animation
10 1 (0.27%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.48%) Linux
2 36 (9.84%) Windows
3 23 (6.28%) Android
4 20 (5.46%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.64%) UNIX
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.03%) MVC
2 57 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (12.57%) Software Engineering
4 42 (11.48%) OO
5 37 (10.11%) TDD
6 26 (7.10%) Web Development
7 24 (6.56%) BDD
7 24 (6.56%) Web Application Development
8 21 (5.74%) OOP
9 20 (5.46%) SDLC
10 18 (4.92%) Scrum
11 13 (3.55%) iOS Development
12 12 (3.28%) Android Development
13 11 (3.01%) OO PHP
14 10 (2.73%) Mobile Development
14 10 (2.73%) Mentoring
14 10 (2.73%) Business Analysis
15 8 (2.19%) Unit Testing
15 8 (2.19%) DSDM
15 8 (2.19%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 119 (32.51%) C#
2 118 (32.24%) JavaScript
3 111 (30.33%) SQL
4 100 (27.32%) Java
5 67 (18.31%) PHP
6 43 (11.75%) C++
7 21 (5.74%) C
8 20 (5.46%) Ruby
9 18 (4.92%) Objective-C
10 16 (4.37%) Perl
11 15 (4.10%) Python
12 12 (3.28%) Bash Shell
13 11 (3.01%) PHP5
13 11 (3.01%) T-SQL
13 11 (3.01%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.91%) VB
15 3 (0.82%) AWK
15 3 (0.82%) VB6
15 3 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.82%) sed
Qualifications
1 144 (39.34%) Degree
2 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) MCPD
4 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) MCTS
5 2 (0.55%) MCP
5 2 (0.55%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) GCIA
6 1 (0.27%) GSEC
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) CISSP
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.73%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.55%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.92%) Oracle
2 18 (4.92%) Google
3 10 (2.73%) SAP
4 9 (2.46%) Facebook
5 7 (1.91%) Zend
5 7 (1.91%) Adobe
6 6 (1.64%) Twitter
7 4 (1.09%) Citrix
7 4 (1.09%) Cisco
7 4 (1.09%) VMware
8 2 (0.55%) Sybase
8 2 (0.55%) HP
8 2 (0.55%) Meraki
8 2 (0.55%) BMC
8 2 (0.55%) Remedy
8 2 (0.55%) Sony
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.27%) Avaya
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £19k - 24k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago