Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 101 128
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 191 184 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.82% 2.77% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.91% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 175 170 210
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,975 £16,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £43,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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 6,520 6,329 9,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 95.37% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,272 5,116 7,357
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +23 74 £30,000 +10.09% 5
Newbury -21 19 £31,500 -4.36% 3
Maidenhead -37 19 £27,500 +19.57% 3
Slough +10 18 £30,000 +3.45%
Bracknell -18 16 £33,750 +53.41% 4
Wokingham -6 14 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Windsor +10 3 £50,000 +138.10%
Thatcham +5 3 £28,750 +15.00%
Ascot -7 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 77 (40.31%) Degree
2 66 (34.55%) .NET
3 57 (29.84%) JavaScript
4 52 (27.23%) C#
5 51 (26.70%) HTML
6 47 (24.61%) SQL
7 44 (23.04%) CSS
8 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (17.80%) Java
10 33 (17.28%) ASP.NET
11 32 (16.75%) Finance
12 30 (15.71%) SQL Server
12 30 (15.71%) Linux
13 28 (14.66%) jQuery
14 26 (13.61%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.09%) MVC
16 23 (12.04%) DevOps
17 22 (11.52%) Relational Database
18 21 (10.99%) HTML5
18 21 (10.99%) Python
19 20 (10.47%) Computer Science
19 20 (10.47%) Artificial Intelligence
19 20 (10.47%) CSS3
20 19 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 19 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (9.95%) Capita
21 18 (9.42%) Marketing
22 17 (8.90%) MySQL
22 17 (8.90%) Master's Degree
23 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (6.81%) Drupal
2 4 (2.09%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.09%) CMS
2 4 (2.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.05%) WordPress
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.66%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.57%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (1.57%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (1.57%) InDesign
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.52%) nopCommerce
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.57%) IaaS
3 3 (1.57%) Office 365
3 3 (1.57%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) Internet
1 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.09%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.09%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.09%) RS-232
2 4 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.05%) Network Security
3 2 (1.05%) SMS
3 2 (1.05%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) Firewall
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.90%) MySQL
4 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.09%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.09%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.09%) HBase
5 4 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.09%) Power BI
6 2 (1.05%) Big Data
6 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.05%) FileMaker
6 2 (1.05%) GIS
6 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) Firebird
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.71%) JIRA
3 6 (3.14%) Subversion
4 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.09%) Xcode
6 3 (1.57%) Android Studio
6 3 (1.57%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.57%) Grunt
6 3 (1.57%) gulp
6 3 (1.57%) Maven
7 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.05%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) Protractor
8 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (16.75%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Marketing
3 7 (3.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.14%) Banking
5 5 (2.62%) Electronics
6 4 (2.09%) Automotive
6 4 (2.09%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.57%) Law
7 3 (1.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (34.55%) .NET
2 51 (26.70%) HTML
3 44 (23.04%) CSS
4 33 (17.28%) ASP.NET
5 28 (14.66%) jQuery
6 21 (10.99%) HTML5
7 20 (10.47%) CSS3
8 19 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (7.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.71%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.19%) Node.js
12 7 (3.66%) Sass
12 7 (3.66%) WPF
13 6 (3.14%) React
13 6 (3.14%) XML
14 5 (2.62%) Ajax
14 5 (2.62%) J2EE
14 5 (2.62%) Polymer
15 4 (2.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.47%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.76%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.14%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.09%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.09%) Robotics
7 4 (2.09%) User Experience
8 3 (1.57%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.57%) Social Media
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.71%) Linux
2 16 (8.38%) Unix
3 13 (6.81%) Android
4 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.66%) Windows
6 5 (2.62%) VyOS
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.09%) MVC
3 23 (12.04%) DevOps
4 20 (10.47%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (8.38%) Web Development
6 15 (7.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.33%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (6.81%) Project Management
9 11 (5.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (5.76%) OO
10 10 (5.24%) Analytics
11 9 (4.71%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.71%) Presales
12 8 (4.19%) Android Development
12 8 (4.19%) Front End Development
12 8 (4.19%) Mathematics
12 8 (4.19%) OOP
12 8 (4.19%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (4.19%) Wireframes
13 7 (3.66%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.84%) JavaScript
2 52 (27.23%) C#
3 47 (24.61%) SQL
4 34 (17.80%) Java
5 21 (10.99%) Python
6 15 (7.85%) PHP
7 14 (7.33%) C++
8 13 (6.81%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.76%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.71%) C
11 7 (3.66%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.62%) R
13 4 (2.09%) Scala
13 4 (2.09%) XAML
14 3 (1.57%) VBA
15 2 (1.05%) Apex Code
15 2 (1.05%) Groovy
15 2 (1.05%) Java 8
15 2 (1.05%) Perl
15 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (40.31%) Degree
2 17 (8.90%) Master's Degree
3 8 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ACCA
6 1 (0.52%) CCNA
6 1 (0.52%) CIMA
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PhD
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) PMO
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) Firmware
2 4 (2.09%) Docker
3 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.95%) Capita
3 13 (6.81%) Cisco
4 10 (5.24%) Adobe
5 7 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.14%) Oracle
7 4 (2.09%) Assembla
7 4 (2.09%) SAP
8 3 (1.57%) Google
8 3 (1.57%) IBM
8 3 (1.57%) Snow
8 3 (1.57%) Symantec
8 3 (1.57%) VMware
9 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.52%) IFS
10 1 (0.52%) Intel
10 1 (0.52%) Meraki