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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 66 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.98% 2.72% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.77% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 15
Average salary £23,750 £24,250 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,100 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
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
824 795 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 98.39% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 734 761 783
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Southampton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) C++
4 11 (26.19%) MCSE
4 11 (26.19%) MCSA
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (23.81%) SLA
5 10 (23.81%) User Experience
6 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) VMware
7 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (19.05%) Degree
7 8 (19.05%) Resource Management
7 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
7 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) Photoshop
7 8 (19.05%) Service Management
7 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 8 (19.05%) HP
7 8 (19.05%) Dell
7 8 (19.05%) IBM
7 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) CSS
8 7 (16.67%) Computer Science

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (7.14%) WordPress
2 2 (4.76%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.38%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (7.14%) MS Office
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
1 3 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) SMTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) PEAR
1 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.38%) GDB
1 1 (2.38%) Trac
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) jQuery
3 3 (7.14%) HTML5
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.38%) Symfony
5 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
5 1 (2.38%) LINQ
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) User Experience
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Robotics
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.76%) iPhone
5 2 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) iPad
6 1 (2.38%) Kindle
6 1 (2.38%) W3C
6 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Android
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Service Management
1 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
1 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
1 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
1 8 (19.05%) Resource Management
1 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
1 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
2 5 (11.90%) Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) Web Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) B2B
2 5 (11.90%) B2C
3 3 (7.14%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) SEO
4 2 (4.76%) OOP
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
4 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) C++
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) C
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) PHP5
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) MCSE
1 11 (26.19%) MCSA
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
3 7 (16.67%) MCITP
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
4 3 (7.14%) MCTS
4 3 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) IBM
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) HP
2 8 (19.05%) Dell
3 6 (14.29%) Adobe
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Apple