Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 102 139
Rank change year-on-year -28 +37 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 141 174 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.24% 2.83% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.97% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 134 166 161
Berkshire median annual salary £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £22,800 £22,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,345 £43,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% -

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 6,009 5,868 8,266
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.52% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,876 4,724 6,520
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -27 46 £30,000 - 8
Bracknell +2 23 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Maidenhead -37 22 £27,500 - 4
Wokingham +19 13 £37,500 +30.43% 3
Newbury -4 13 £29,500 -9.23% 2
Slough -10 6 £27,500 -4.35% 4
Hungerford +12 2 £34,250 +24.55%
Windsor -12 2 £35,000 +66.67% 1
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 46 (32.62%) Degree
2 43 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.37%) SQL Server
5 39 (27.66%) SQL
6 37 (26.24%) Java
7 36 (25.53%) C#
8 30 (21.28%) .NET
9 29 (20.57%) HTML
9 29 (20.57%) Microsoft
10 27 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
11 23 (16.31%) CSS
12 22 (15.60%) Finance
12 22 (15.60%) jQuery
13 21 (14.89%) MySQL
14 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
15 19 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (13.48%) Mobile App
16 18 (12.77%) Test Automation
16 18 (12.77%) HTML5
16 18 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
17 17 (12.06%) Apple iOS
18 16 (11.35%) Relational Database
18 16 (11.35%) Android
19 15 (10.64%) Retail
20 14 (9.93%) Subversion
20 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET
20 14 (9.93%) Linux
20 14 (9.93%) Project Management

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 9 (6.38%) Drupal
2 3 (2.13%) Apache
2 3 (2.13%) IIS
2 3 (2.13%) nginx
2 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.42%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.71%) CMS
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.84%) Office 365
4 3 (2.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) GitHub
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.71%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) Bluetooth
2 9 (6.38%) Internet
3 6 (4.26%) Ethernet
3 6 (4.26%) RS-232
3 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (4.26%) Wireless
4 4 (2.84%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) Firewall
5 3 (2.13%) DHCP
6 2 (1.42%) Skype
6 2 (1.42%) SSL
6 2 (1.42%) VPN
7 1 (0.71%) Modbus
7 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.89%) MySQL
3 16 (11.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.84%) Power BI
5 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.13%) Big Data
6 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.42%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.42%) GIS
8 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.71%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.71%) HBase
8 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Parquet
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.93%) Subversion
3 13 (9.22%) JIRA
4 7 (4.96%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.96%) Selenium
4 7 (4.96%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.55%) Bugzilla
5 5 (3.55%) HP UFT
5 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.55%) Xcode
6 4 (2.84%) Maven
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.71%) Bower
7 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.71%) Gradle
7 1 (0.71%) gulp
7 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.71%) JMeter
7 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 22 (15.60%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Retail
3 11 (7.80%) Electronics
3 11 (7.80%) Marketing
4 6 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.55%) Automotive
5 5 (3.55%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.28%) .NET
2 29 (20.57%) HTML
3 23 (16.31%) CSS
4 22 (15.60%) jQuery
5 19 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (12.77%) HTML5
7 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.22%) CSS3
9 12 (8.51%) .NET Framework
10 11 (7.80%) WPF
11 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.67%) Node.js
12 8 (5.67%) React
13 6 (4.26%) WinForms
14 5 (3.55%) Ajax
14 5 (3.55%) REST
14 5 (3.55%) WCF
15 4 (2.84%) D3.js
15 4 (2.84%) Spring
15 4 (2.84%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.26%) CAN bus
3 6 (4.26%) Internet of Things
3 6 (4.26%) Robotics
4 5 (3.55%) Fintech
5 4 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.84%) User Experience
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) FMCG
7 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Apple iOS
2 16 (11.35%) Android
3 14 (9.93%) Linux
4 13 (9.22%) Windows
5 4 (2.84%) Unix
6 3 (2.13%) CentOS
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
4 18 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 18 (12.77%) Test Automation
5 14 (9.93%) Project Management
6 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
7 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
8 11 (7.80%) Web Development
9 10 (7.09%) DevOps
9 10 (7.09%) OOP
9 10 (7.09%) TDD
10 9 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.96%) iOS Development
11 7 (4.96%) OO
12 6 (4.26%) CAD
12 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 39 (27.66%) SQL
3 37 (26.24%) Java
4 36 (25.53%) C#
5 13 (9.22%) C++
6 11 (7.80%) PHP
7 10 (7.09%) Python
8 7 (4.96%) C
9 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.55%) XAML
10 4 (2.84%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.13%) Groovy
11 3 (2.13%) Java 8
11 3 (2.13%) R
11 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.42%) F#
12 2 (1.42%) ML
12 2 (1.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (32.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.55%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.71%) MCSA
4 1 (0.71%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) PhD
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) Firmware
2 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) Docker
4 3 (2.13%) iptables
5 2 (1.42%) Varnish
5 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.71%) HDFS
6 1 (0.71%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Ansible
2 3 (2.13%) Nagios
3 2 (1.42%) Opsview
3 2 (1.42%) SELinux
4 1 (0.71%) Graphite
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.71%) Kibana
4 1 (0.71%) Puppet
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.26%) Assembla
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle
4 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.84%) CommVault
5 4 (2.84%) VMware
6 3 (2.13%) Adobe
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco
7 2 (1.42%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) Centreon
8 1 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.71%) Intel
8 1 (0.71%) Sage
8 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.71%) Samsung