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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 88 81 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 195 172 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.07% 3.23% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 3.39% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 168 157 104
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £30,000 £29,850
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
6052 5079 5242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4447 4635
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 62 £22,500 +4.65% 11
Gloucestershire +2 35 £26,500 +17.77% 2
Wiltshire +10 30 £25,500 +10.86% 1
Somerset -21 24 £21,500 -8.51% 5
Dorset +7 23 £22,500 +4.65% 4
Devon -10 15 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Cornwall -5 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 130 (36.01%) Degree
2 106 (29.36%) HTML
3 105 (29.09%) SQL
4 104 (28.81%) C#
5 95 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 95 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 86 (23.82%) .NET
7 84 (23.27%) SQL Server
8 83 (22.99%) CSS
9 73 (20.22%) Java
9 73 (20.22%) Software Engineering
10 67 (18.56%) ASP.NET
11 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (16.90%) Finance
12 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
13 50 (13.85%) Windows
14 48 (13.30%) C++
15 47 (13.02%) jQuery
15 47 (13.02%) Linux
16 43 (11.91%) MS Excel
17 40 (11.08%) QA
18 37 (10.25%) MVC
19 35 (9.70%) XML
20 33 (9.14%) OO
21 31 (8.59%) MS Office
22 30 (8.31%) PHP
22 30 (8.31%) Scrum
22 30 (8.31%) Spring
23 27 (7.48%) Oracle
24 25 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.88%) WebSphere
2 14 (3.88%) WebLogic
2 14 (3.88%) JBoss
3 11 (3.05%) WordPress
4 7 (1.94%) Apache
4 7 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.83%) CMS
5 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.83%) Drupal
6 2 (0.55%) DNN
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.28%) Moodle
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 43 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.59%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) MS Project
4 4 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.55%) Shockwave
6 2 (0.55%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) WebTrends
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.22%) SaaS
2 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.88%) Internet
2 5 (1.39%) Firewall
3 4 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (1.11%) SMTP
3 4 (1.11%) FTP
4 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.83%) VoIP
4 3 (0.83%) SAN
4 3 (0.83%) VLAN
4 3 (0.83%) OSPF
4 3 (0.83%) BGP
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) DNS
6 1 (0.28%) Extranet
6 1 (0.28%) MPLS
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (23.27%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.65%) MySQL
3 18 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.39%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.55%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.28%) SQLite
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 14 (3.88%) Eclipse RCP
3 13 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.77%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.22%) Subversion
5 8 (2.22%) Maven
5 8 (2.22%) JUnit
6 7 (1.94%) Selenium
7 5 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (1.11%) JMeter
8 4 (1.11%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.11%) Ant
8 4 (1.11%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.11%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.83%) Hudson
9 3 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.55%) JIRA
11 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (16.90%) Finance
2 22 (6.09%) Electronics
3 21 (5.82%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.26%) Banking
5 17 (4.71%) French Language
6 13 (3.60%) Games
7 12 (3.32%) Retail
8 6 (1.66%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.66%) Advertising
9 4 (1.11%) Marketing
10 3 (0.83%) Military
10 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (29.36%) HTML
2 86 (23.82%) .NET
3 83 (22.99%) CSS
4 67 (18.56%) ASP.NET
5 47 (13.02%) jQuery
6 35 (9.70%) XML
7 30 (8.31%) Spring
8 25 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (5.26%) HTML5
9 19 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 15 (4.16%) Web Services
10 15 (4.16%) GWT
10 15 (4.16%) CSS3
11 14 (3.88%) MyBatis
11 14 (3.88%) SWT
11 14 (3.88%) Struts
12 9 (2.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (2.22%) AngularJS
13 8 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 18 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.43%) Digital Media
3 16 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.88%) User Experience
5 12 (3.32%) Open Source
6 6 (1.66%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.83%) Physics
8 3 (0.83%) GIS
8 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.83%) New Media
8 3 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.55%) Social Network
9 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.55%) Derivative
9 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.85%) Windows
2 47 (13.02%) Linux
3 21 (5.82%) UNIX
4 9 (2.49%) Debian
5 8 (2.22%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.83%) Android
7 3 (0.83%) openSUSE
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.83%) SUSE
8 2 (0.55%) Fedora
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.55%) CentOS
8 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.22%) Software Engineering
2 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (10.25%) MVC
4 33 (9.14%) OO
5 30 (8.31%) Scrum
6 24 (6.65%) Unit Testing
7 20 (5.54%) ITIL
8 19 (5.26%) Project Management
9 18 (4.99%) E-Commerce
9 18 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (4.16%) OOP
10 15 (4.16%) TDD
11 14 (3.88%) PRINCE2
11 14 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (3.88%) Problem Management
12 12 (3.32%) Automated Testing
12 12 (3.32%) Software Testing
12 12 (3.32%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.05%) Migration
13 11 (3.05%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 105 (29.09%) SQL
2 104 (28.81%) C#
3 95 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 73 (20.22%) Java
5 48 (13.30%) C++
6 30 (8.31%) PHP
7 24 (6.65%) C
8 21 (5.82%) Python
9 19 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.60%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.49%) VB
12 6 (1.66%) VBA
12 6 (1.66%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.66%) VBScript
13 5 (1.39%) Perl
13 5 (1.39%) Ruby
13 5 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.11%) XQuery
14 4 (1.11%) XPath
14 4 (1.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 130 (36.01%) Degree
2 9 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.22%) ISEB
3 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.66%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.11%) CISSP
6 4 (1.11%) CISA
6 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.11%) HND
7 2 (0.55%) RHCE
7 2 (0.55%) PMP
7 2 (0.55%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.28%) PhD
8 1 (0.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.28%) CCNA
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.08%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) Firmware
2 6 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.55%) Xen
3 2 (0.55%) 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%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.48%) Oracle
3 6 (1.66%) Adobe
4 5 (1.39%) HP
5 4 (1.11%) SAP
5 4 (1.11%) IBM
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco
6 2 (0.55%) Macromedia
6 2 (0.55%) Juniper
6 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.55%) VMware
7 1 (0.28%) Capita
7 1 (0.28%) Zend
7 1 (0.28%) Tableau
7 1 (0.28%) Twitter
7 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.28%) Sage
7 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) Sun
7 1 (0.28%) Intel
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Frome, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.0 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago