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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 90 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 165 122 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.66% 2.36% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.48% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 116
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £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 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
5900 4912 5429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 94.92% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4224 4806
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Gloucestershire +12 41 £27,250 +3.80% 4
Wiltshire +30 36 £26,000 +30.00% 7
Bristol -12 33 £22,500 - 13
Dorset -9 24 £22,500 -4.25% 2
Somerset -16 21 £22,500 +2.27% 5
Devon -16 7 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Cornwall - 1 £18,000 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 123 (35.65%) Degree
2 110 (31.88%) Computer Science
3 104 (30.14%) HTML
4 102 (29.57%) Java
4 102 (29.57%) SQL
5 101 (29.28%) JavaScript
6 93 (26.96%) C#
7 81 (23.48%) Software Engineering
8 76 (22.03%) CSS
9 66 (19.13%) .NET
9 66 (19.13%) SQL Server
10 64 (18.55%) Finance
11 63 (18.26%) C++
12 58 (16.81%) Linux
13 52 (15.07%) ASP.NET
14 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
15 48 (13.91%) Windows
16 46 (13.33%) jQuery
17 44 (12.75%) QA
18 41 (11.88%) MS Excel
19 39 (11.30%) C
20 37 (10.72%) Telecoms
21 35 (10.14%) MS Office
21 35 (10.14%) OO
22 34 (9.86%) PHP
23 33 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
24 32 (9.28%) Python
24 32 (9.28%) XML
25 31 (8.99%) MVC
25 31 (8.99%) Spring

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (4.64%) WebLogic
1 16 (4.64%) SharePoint
1 16 (4.64%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.90%) WordPress
3 8 (2.32%) CMS
4 6 (1.74%) Drupal
4 6 (1.74%) Apache
4 6 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.29%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (10.14%) MS Office
3 6 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.87%) MS Project
5 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.58%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.29%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.90%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) SAN
3 4 (1.16%) Firewall
3 4 (1.16%) FTP
3 4 (1.16%) SMTP
4 3 (0.87%) VoIP
4 3 (0.87%) Wireless
4 3 (0.87%) 4G
4 3 (0.87%) LTE
5 2 (0.58%) VLAN
5 2 (0.58%) OSPF
5 2 (0.58%) BGP
5 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.58%) VPN
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) Extranet
6 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.12%) MySQL
3 15 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.32%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.45%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.58%) SQLite
10 2 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (8.41%) Eclipse
2 18 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.93%) Eclipse RCP
4 16 (4.64%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.77%) Subversion
6 11 (3.19%) Maven
7 8 (2.32%) Selenium
7 8 (2.32%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (2.32%) JUnit
8 7 (2.03%) Ant
8 7 (2.03%) JMeter
8 7 (2.03%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.74%) Hudson
9 6 (1.74%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.16%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.58%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.29%) NUnit
12 1 (0.29%) FishEye
12 1 (0.29%) Moq
General
1 64 (18.55%) Finance
2 37 (10.72%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.51%) French Language
3 19 (5.51%) Electronics
4 18 (5.22%) Banking
5 6 (1.74%) Games
6 4 (1.16%) Retail
6 4 (1.16%) Law
7 3 (0.87%) Publishing
7 3 (0.87%) Marketing
8 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (30.14%) HTML
2 76 (22.03%) CSS
3 66 (19.13%) .NET
4 52 (15.07%) ASP.NET
5 46 (13.33%) jQuery
6 32 (9.28%) XML
7 31 (8.99%) Spring
8 29 (8.41%) HTML5
9 22 (6.38%) CSS3
10 21 (6.09%) Web Services
11 18 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (4.93%) GWT
13 16 (4.64%) Struts
13 16 (4.64%) SWT
13 16 (4.64%) Ajax
14 11 (3.19%) MyBatis
14 11 (3.19%) .NET Framework
15 10 (2.90%) LAMP
16 8 (2.32%) AngularJS
17 7 (2.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (31.88%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 19 (5.51%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.19%) Open Source
5 8 (2.32%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.32%) Firmware
6 6 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.16%) Physics
7 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.87%) iPhone
8 3 (0.87%) Blog
9 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.58%) Social Network
9 2 (0.58%) GIS
9 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) iPad
10 1 (0.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.81%) Linux
2 48 (13.91%) Windows
3 23 (6.67%) UNIX
4 11 (3.19%) Debian
5 9 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.03%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.16%) Android
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.58%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.58%) SUSE
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.48%) Software Engineering
2 35 (10.14%) OO
3 33 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (8.99%) MVC
5 30 (8.70%) Scrum
6 27 (7.83%) E-Commerce
6 27 (7.83%) Unit Testing
7 20 (5.80%) ITIL
8 19 (5.51%) TDD
9 16 (4.64%) Problem Management
10 15 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 15 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 14 (4.06%) OOP
12 13 (3.77%) Project Management
12 13 (3.77%) Migration
12 13 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (3.19%) Service Management
13 11 (3.19%) ITSM
14 10 (2.90%) Time Management
14 10 (2.90%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (29.57%) Java
1 102 (29.57%) SQL
2 101 (29.28%) JavaScript
3 93 (26.96%) C#
4 63 (18.26%) C++
5 39 (11.30%) C
6 34 (9.86%) PHP
7 32 (9.28%) Python
8 22 (6.38%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.48%) Ruby
9 12 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.48%) Perl
10 11 (3.19%) VBA
11 10 (2.90%) VB
12 9 (2.61%) VBScript
13 4 (1.16%) XPath
13 4 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.16%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.16%) XQuery
14 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (35.65%) Degree
2 10 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) ISEB
5 2 (0.58%) HND
6 1 (0.29%) MCT
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.75%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) SLA
3 4 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Xen
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.87%) Nagios
3 2 (0.58%) Cacti
3 2 (0.58%) Icinga
4 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.22%) Oracle
3 16 (4.64%) JBoss
4 9 (2.61%) HP
5 3 (0.87%) SAP
5 3 (0.87%) Adobe
6 2 (0.58%) VMware
6 2 (0.58%) Intel
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.29%) Sage
7 1 (0.29%) Sun
7 1 (0.29%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.29%) Juniper
7 1 (0.29%) Facebook
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Posted: Yesterday
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360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
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Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
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