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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 91 83 116
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 184 186 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.82% 3.29% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 3.45% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 157 166 119
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
6245 5399 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.62% 95.61% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5227 4681 4862
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -2 68 £22,500 +2.27% 13
Gloucestershire -5 31 £26,250 -0.94% 1
Wiltshire +3 26 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Dorset +7 20 £22,500 +4.65% 4
Somerset -22 20 £21,500 -9.47% 8
Devon -15 16 £25,000 +13.63% 2
Cornwall -8 2 £26,250 +15.38%
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 124 (35.73%) Degree
2 110 (31.70%) C#
3 100 (28.82%) SQL
4 99 (28.53%) .NET
5 98 (28.24%) HTML
6 89 (25.65%) JavaScript
7 83 (23.92%) SQL Server
8 78 (22.48%) CSS
9 74 (21.33%) ASP.NET
10 73 (21.04%) Computer Science
11 64 (18.44%) Microsoft
12 62 (17.87%) Software Engineering
13 59 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (14.70%) Java
15 50 (14.41%) Finance
16 48 (13.83%) Windows
17 45 (12.97%) jQuery
18 42 (12.10%) MS Excel
19 41 (11.82%) MVC
20 38 (10.95%) XML
21 36 (10.37%) C++
22 34 (9.80%) Linux
23 31 (8.93%) OO
23 31 (8.93%) PHP
24 30 (8.65%) QA
25 29 (8.36%) MS Office
26 28 (8.07%) MySQL
26 28 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
27 27 (7.78%) Oracle
28 25 (7.20%) .NET Framework

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 15 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.17%) WebLogic
2 11 (3.17%) JBoss
2 11 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.88%) WordPress
4 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.44%) Apache
5 5 (1.44%) Drupal
6 4 (1.15%) CMS
6 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.86%) Moodle
7 3 (0.86%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.58%) DNN
8 2 (0.58%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) SAS
9 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 42 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.36%) MS Office
3 6 (1.73%) MS Project
4 5 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.58%) Shockwave
6 2 (0.58%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.17%) SaaS
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.17%) Internet
2 7 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.15%) SMTP
3 4 (1.15%) FTP
3 4 (1.15%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (0.86%) VLAN
4 3 (0.86%) OSPF
4 3 (0.86%) BGP
4 3 (0.86%) Firewall
4 3 (0.86%) VoIP
5 2 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) LAN
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) WAN
6 1 (0.29%) HTTP
6 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.29%) Extranet
6 1 (0.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.07%) MySQL
3 23 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.15%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.86%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.58%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (4.61%) Eclipse
2 13 (3.75%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.17%) Eclipse RCP
3 11 (3.17%) Subversion
4 9 (2.59%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.59%) Selenium
5 6 (1.73%) Maven
5 6 (1.73%) JUnit
6 5 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.15%) Ant
7 4 (1.15%) JMeter
7 4 (1.15%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.15%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.15%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.86%) Hudson
8 3 (0.86%) NUnit
9 2 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 50 (14.41%) Finance
2 19 (5.48%) Electronics
3 16 (4.61%) Banking
4 14 (4.03%) French Language
5 13 (3.75%) Games
6 12 (3.46%) Retail
7 8 (2.31%) Advertising
7 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.73%) Marketing
8 6 (1.73%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.86%) Military
11 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (28.53%) .NET
2 98 (28.24%) HTML
3 78 (22.48%) CSS
4 74 (21.33%) ASP.NET
5 45 (12.97%) jQuery
6 38 (10.95%) XML
7 28 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (7.20%) .NET Framework
9 23 (6.63%) Spring
10 18 (5.19%) Web Services
11 14 (4.03%) HTML5
12 12 (3.46%) GWT
13 11 (3.17%) CSS3
13 11 (3.17%) MyBatis
13 11 (3.17%) SWT
13 11 (3.17%) Struts
14 10 (2.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.59%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.04%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.17%) User Experience
3 11 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.02%) Open Source
4 7 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.86%) Physics
6 3 (0.86%) Derivative
6 3 (0.86%) GIS
6 3 (0.86%) New Media
6 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.58%) Social Network
7 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.29%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.83%) Windows
2 34 (9.80%) Linux
3 16 (4.61%) UNIX
4 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.73%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.44%) Android
5 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.86%) CentOS
6 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.86%) openSUSE
6 3 (0.86%) SUSE
6 3 (0.86%) Debian
6 3 (0.86%) Fedora
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.87%) Software Engineering
2 59 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.82%) MVC
4 31 (8.93%) OO
5 23 (6.63%) Project Management
5 23 (6.63%) Unit Testing
6 19 (5.48%) ITIL
7 18 (5.19%) Scrum
7 18 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 14 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.03%) Web Development
10 12 (3.46%) OOP
10 12 (3.46%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.17%) TDD
11 11 (3.17%) Problem Management
12 10 (2.88%) Time Management
13 9 (2.59%) Manual Testing
13 9 (2.59%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 110 (31.70%) C#
2 100 (28.82%) SQL
3 89 (25.65%) JavaScript
4 51 (14.70%) Java
5 36 (10.37%) C++
6 31 (8.93%) PHP
7 16 (4.61%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.75%) Python
8 13 (3.75%) C
9 8 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.02%) VB
11 6 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.15%) XPath
13 4 (1.15%) XQuery
13 4 (1.15%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.86%) VBA
14 3 (0.86%) VBScript
14 3 (0.86%) PHP5
15 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (35.73%) Degree
2 14 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.88%) ISEB
4 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.31%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.44%) HND
7 4 (1.15%) CISSP
7 4 (1.15%) HNC
7 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.15%) PMP
7 4 (1.15%) CISA
8 3 (0.86%) RHCE
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) MCP
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PhD
9 1 (0.29%) CCNP
9 1 (0.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.65%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Firmware
2 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.58%) Xen
3 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.86%) Nagios
2 3 (0.86%) Cacti
2 3 (0.86%) Icinga
Vendors
1 64 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.78%) Oracle
3 6 (1.73%) Adobe
4 4 (1.15%) SAP
4 4 (1.15%) IBM
5 3 (0.86%) Zend
5 3 (0.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.58%) Cisco
6 2 (0.58%) Macromedia
6 2 (0.58%) HP
6 2 (0.58%) Tableau
6 2 (0.58%) VMware
7 1 (0.29%) Capita
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter
7 1 (0.29%) Intel
7 1 (0.29%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.29%) Juniper
7 1 (0.29%) Sage
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
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Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
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Salary: Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: From £25,513 to £35,256 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Bath, Avon
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Bristol, Avon
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