Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 147 128
Rank change year-on-year +48 -19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 191 151 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.90% 1.92% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.01% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 179 155 234
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,000 £21,075
90th Percentile £42,000 £39,500 £39,750
South East median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,280 7,508 10,400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.42% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,123 5,847 8,452
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Berkshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Berkshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Berkshire

Junior
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +53 105 £30,000 -9.09% 3
Newbury -12 19 £33,500 +34.00% 5
Maidenhead +8 15 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Slough +12 14 £30,000 +27.66% 3
Bracknell +10 12 £33,000 +4.76% 5
Ascot - 7 £30,000 -
Wokingham -15 3 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Thatcham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 84 (43.98%) Degree
2 51 (26.70%) C#
3 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
4 47 (24.61%) Java
5 45 (23.56%) .NET
5 45 (23.56%) Linux
6 40 (20.94%) SQL
7 38 (19.90%) Computer Science
8 34 (17.80%) Python
9 30 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (14.66%) C++
11 27 (14.14%) HTML
12 25 (13.09%) ASP.NET
12 25 (13.09%) CSS
13 24 (12.57%) Finance
13 24 (12.57%) Mathematics
14 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
15 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
16 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
16 20 (10.47%) Master's Degree
16 20 (10.47%) DevOps
17 19 (9.95%) Windows
18 18 (9.42%) Git (software)
19 17 (8.90%) Software Engineering
19 17 (8.90%) Unix
20 16 (8.38%) MVC
21 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
21 15 (7.85%) Analytics
22 14 (7.33%) Puppet

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.09%) CMS
1 4 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.05%) Apache
3 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.05%) Drupal
3 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.05%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (1.05%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.71%) SaaS
3 5 (2.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.71%) WAN
2 6 (3.14%) LAN
3 3 (1.57%) 2G
3 3 (1.57%) 3G
3 3 (1.57%) 4G
3 3 (1.57%) Firewall
3 3 (1.57%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.57%) SAN
3 3 (1.57%) VoLTE
4 2 (1.05%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) Skype
5 1 (0.52%) SMTP
5 1 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.81%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.66%) MySQL
5 6 (3.14%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.09%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.62%) JIRA
3 4 (2.09%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.05%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.05%) PyCharm
5 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.52%) FishEye
6 1 (0.52%) Grunt
6 1 (0.52%) gulp
6 1 (0.52%) JUnit
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
6 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.52%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (12.57%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.28%) Marketing
4 11 (5.76%) Retail
5 7 (3.66%) Games
6 4 (2.09%) Banking
6 4 (2.09%) Electronics
7 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.56%) .NET
2 27 (14.14%) HTML
3 25 (13.09%) ASP.NET
3 25 (13.09%) CSS
4 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (5.76%) J2EE
6 10 (5.24%) Django
6 10 (5.24%) Web Services
7 9 (4.71%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.71%) Spring
8 8 (4.19%) WPF
9 7 (3.66%) jQuery
10 6 (3.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.14%) CSS3
10 6 (3.14%) HTML5
11 5 (2.62%) Flask
11 5 (2.62%) Node.js
11 5 (2.62%) Polymer
12 4 (2.09%) Entity Framework
12 4 (2.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.90%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.76%) Fintech
4 9 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.09%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.09%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.57%) User Experience
7 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.05%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Currency
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.52%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.56%) Linux
2 19 (9.95%) Windows
3 17 (8.90%) Unix
4 8 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.62%) CentOS
6 3 (1.57%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.05%) Debian
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.57%) Mathematics
3 20 (10.47%) DevOps
4 17 (8.90%) Software Engineering
5 16 (8.38%) MVC
6 15 (7.85%) Analytics
7 14 (7.33%) OO
8 13 (6.81%) Web Development
9 12 (6.28%) ITIL
10 10 (5.24%) Presales
10 10 (5.24%) Project Management
11 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.19%) Scrum
13 7 (3.66%) Change Management
13 7 (3.66%) Content Management
13 7 (3.66%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.66%) Statistics
13 7 (3.66%) Time Management
13 7 (3.66%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 51 (26.70%) C#
2 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.61%) Java
4 40 (20.94%) SQL
5 34 (17.80%) Python
6 28 (14.66%) C++
7 12 (6.28%) C
8 10 (5.24%) Perl
9 9 (4.71%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.66%) XAML
11 6 (3.14%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.62%) PHP
12 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.62%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.09%) Tcl
14 3 (1.57%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.57%) Ruby
15 2 (1.05%) GraphQL
15 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.05%) VC++
Qualifications
1 84 (43.98%) Degree
2 22 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (10.47%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.09%) PhD
5 3 (1.57%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.05%) HND
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) PMO
3 4 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.62%) Docker
4 4 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (7.33%) Puppet
2 10 (5.24%) Ansible
3 9 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.09%) Nagios
5 3 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.57%) Terraform
6 1 (0.52%) Kibana
6 1 (0.52%) Salt
6 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.71%) VMware
3 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.66%) SAP
5 6 (3.14%) Adobe
5 6 (3.14%) Oracle
5 6 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.62%) Capita
7 4 (2.09%) IBM
7 4 (2.09%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.57%) Cisco
8 3 (1.57%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.57%) Snow
8 3 (1.57%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.52%) IFS
9 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.52%) Xamarin