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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 84 92 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 184 135 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.01% 2.66% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.80% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 160 127 105
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £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
5813 4829 5542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.15% 94.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 4173 4921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
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 £38,500
% 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 17 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 17 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 -9 49 £22,500 - 10
Wiltshire +42 45 £25,000 +16.27% 9
Gloucestershire +15 39 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Dorset -4 21 £21,500 -8.51%
Somerset -25 18 £22,500 +2.27% 6
Devon -12 8 £22,500 -4.25% 2
Cornwall - 2 £21,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 123 (34.17%) Degree
2 112 (31.11%) SQL
3 107 (29.72%) Computer Science
4 104 (28.89%) HTML
5 99 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 98 (27.22%) C#
7 90 (25.00%) Java
8 77 (21.39%) .NET
9 76 (21.11%) SQL Server
9 76 (21.11%) CSS
10 74 (20.56%) Software Engineering
11 65 (18.06%) Finance
12 62 (17.22%) ASP.NET
13 57 (15.83%) Microsoft
14 55 (15.28%) C++
14 55 (15.28%) Linux
15 52 (14.44%) Windows
15 52 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 44 (12.22%) QA
18 43 (11.94%) jQuery
19 37 (10.28%) MS Office
20 35 (9.72%) C
21 34 (9.44%) XML
21 34 (9.44%) Telecoms
22 32 (8.89%) OO
22 32 (8.89%) MVC
22 32 (8.89%) Scrum
23 31 (8.61%) Spring
24 29 (8.06%) Python

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 19 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 16 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.78%) WordPress
4 7 (1.94%) Apache
4 7 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.39%) CMS
6 3 (0.83%) Drupal
7 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.56%) SAS
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Lync
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) DNN
Applications
1 45 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 37 (10.28%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.11%) MS Project
4 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.56%) Shockwave
5 2 (0.56%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.39%) SaaS
2 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.06%) Internet
2 6 (1.67%) SAN
3 4 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (1.11%) Firewall
3 4 (1.11%) SMTP
3 4 (1.11%) FTP
4 3 (0.83%) VoIP
4 3 (0.83%) OSPF
4 3 (0.83%) BGP
4 3 (0.83%) VLAN
5 2 (0.56%) Wireless
5 2 (0.56%) 4G
5 2 (0.56%) LTE
5 2 (0.56%) Extranet
5 2 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.22%) MySQL
3 14 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.39%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.56%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.56%) Big Data
10 2 (0.56%) SQLite
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (6.94%) Eclipse
2 16 (4.44%) Eclipse RCP
2 16 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.22%) Subversion
4 8 (2.22%) Maven
4 8 (2.22%) JUnit
4 8 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.39%) Selenium
6 4 (1.11%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.11%) JMeter
6 4 (1.11%) NetBeans
6 4 (1.11%) Ant
7 3 (0.83%) Hudson
7 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.28%) NUnit
9 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (18.06%) Finance
2 34 (9.44%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.28%) Electronics
3 19 (5.28%) French Language
4 17 (4.72%) Banking
5 8 (2.22%) Games
6 5 (1.39%) Advertising
6 5 (1.39%) Retail
6 5 (1.39%) Law
7 3 (0.83%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (28.89%) HTML
2 77 (21.39%) .NET
3 76 (21.11%) CSS
4 62 (17.22%) ASP.NET
5 43 (11.94%) jQuery
6 34 (9.44%) XML
7 31 (8.61%) Spring
8 24 (6.67%) HTML5
9 23 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (5.28%) CSS3
11 17 (4.72%) GWT
11 17 (4.72%) Web Services
12 16 (4.44%) Struts
12 16 (4.44%) SWT
13 14 (3.89%) .NET Framework
13 14 (3.89%) MyBatis
14 11 (3.06%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (1.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 107 (29.72%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.22%) Digital Media
3 19 (5.28%) Mobile App
3 19 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.33%) Open Source
4 12 (3.33%) User Experience
5 8 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.22%) Firmware
6 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.83%) Physics
8 3 (0.83%) Blog
8 3 (0.83%) GIS
9 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.56%) Social Network
9 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.28%) Linux
2 52 (14.44%) Windows
3 24 (6.67%) UNIX
4 11 (3.06%) Debian
5 9 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.67%) 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 74 (20.56%) Software Engineering
2 52 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.89%) Scrum
3 32 (8.89%) MVC
3 32 (8.89%) OO
4 25 (6.94%) Unit Testing
5 23 (6.39%) E-Commerce
6 22 (6.11%) TDD
7 21 (5.83%) ITIL
8 16 (4.44%) Problem Management
8 16 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 15 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 15 (4.17%) OOP
9 15 (4.17%) Project Management
10 14 (3.89%) Migration
10 14 (3.89%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.33%) ITSM
11 12 (3.33%) Service Management
12 11 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (31.11%) SQL
2 99 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 98 (27.22%) C#
4 90 (25.00%) Java
5 55 (15.28%) C++
6 35 (9.72%) C
7 29 (8.06%) Python
8 27 (7.50%) PHP
9 22 (6.11%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.89%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.33%) Perl
12 11 (3.06%) VB
13 9 (2.50%) VBScript
13 9 (2.50%) 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
1 123 (34.17%) Degree
2 10 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.39%) ISEB
5 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.56%) HND
7 1 (0.28%) MCT
7 1 (0.28%) PhD
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.22%) QA
2 6 (1.67%) SLA
3 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Xen
3 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 57 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.00%) Oracle
3 16 (4.44%) JBoss
4 9 (2.50%) HP
5 4 (1.11%) SAP
5 4 (1.11%) Adobe
6 2 (0.56%) Macromedia
6 2 (0.56%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.28%) Juniper
7 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.28%) Sage
7 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) VMware
7 1 (0.28%) Capita
7 1 (0.28%) Twitter
7 1 (0.28%) Sun
7 1 (0.28%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) Intel
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
networx
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum £Competitive Salary + Excellent Bene
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago