The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 53 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 26 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.77% 2.36% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 2.49% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 35
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
663 803 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.09% 94.92% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 581 711 820
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,525 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Junior
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Southampton region.

Junior Salary Trend in Southampton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 32 (57.14%) C#
3 32 (57.14%) .NET
3 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 30 (53.57%) HTML
5 29 (51.79%) CSS
5 29 (51.79%) MVC
6 24 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (39.29%) Retail
8 12 (21.43%) SQL
8 12 (21.43%) Java
9 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
10 7 (12.50%) TDD
10 7 (12.50%) Spring
10 7 (12.50%) Linux
10 7 (12.50%) Finance
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.93%) Degree
12 5 (8.93%) UNIX
12 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (7.14%) BDD
13 4 (7.14%) Sencha
13 4 (7.14%) REST
13 4 (7.14%) Android Development
13 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (7.14%) User Experience
13 4 (7.14%) Windows
13 4 (7.14%) XML

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (3.57%) Lync
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) PBX
1 2 (3.57%) VoIP
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
1 2 (3.57%) DPNSS
1 2 (3.57%) QSIG
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.79%) Log4j
1 1 (1.79%) Selenium
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (39.29%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) .NET
1 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 30 (53.57%) HTML
3 29 (51.79%) CSS
4 7 (12.50%) Spring
5 4 (7.14%) Java SE
5 4 (7.14%) Java EE
5 4 (7.14%) JSON
5 4 (7.14%) XML
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) SOAP
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
7 2 (3.57%) RESTful
7 2 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.79%) XHTML
8 1 (1.79%) LAMP
8 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) UNIX
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) MVC
3 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.14%) UX Design
6 4 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) BDD
6 4 (7.14%) Android Development
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
8 2 (3.57%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.57%) ERP
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL
8 2 (3.57%) OOP
8 2 (3.57%) Database Security
8 2 (3.57%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 32 (57.14%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.14%) Sencha
2 2 (3.57%) Mitel
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Google
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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