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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 72 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 16 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.85% 1.64% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.70% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 30
Average salary £23,750 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £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
826 880 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.49% 96.39% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 686 748 716
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
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 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 28 January 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Southampton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) SLA
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) Adobe
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) EPoS
6 3 (11.11%) WinForms
6 3 (11.11%) NUnit
6 3 (11.11%) Retail

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (11.11%) Joomla!
1 3 (11.11%) WordPress
2 2 (7.41%) Moodle
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.11%) NUnit
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) PEAR
3 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Trac
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
2 5 (18.52%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (11.11%) WinForms
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
5 1 (3.70%) Symfony
5 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) EPoS
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Kindle
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) OOP
1 4 (14.81%) OO
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) PHP5
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) HL7
3 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) VMware