Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 96 150
Rank change year-on-year -30 +54 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 132 191 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.32% 2.94% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.08% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 123 179 152
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,000 £38,625
South East median annual salary £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.39% +7.27% +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 5,396 6,204 7,571
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.46% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,328 5,042 5,884
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -37 44 £30,000 - 9
Maidenhead -13 21 £30,000 - 5
Bracknell -3 19 £35,000 -2.78% 4
Newbury -5 12 £27,500 -17.91% 2
Wokingham +21 8 £23,250 -22.50% 3
Slough -27 4 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Hungerford - 2 £34,250 -
Windsor - 1 £30,000 - 1
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 47 (35.61%) Degree
2 46 (34.85%) Java
3 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
6 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 23 (17.42%) HTML
8 22 (16.67%) SQL
9 20 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (14.39%) CSS
10 19 (14.39%) Linux
11 16 (12.12%) TDD
12 15 (11.36%) C#
12 15 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
13 14 (10.61%) AngularJS
13 14 (10.61%) MySQL
13 14 (10.61%) Spring
14 13 (9.85%) jQuery
14 13 (9.85%) Windows
14 13 (9.85%) Scrum
15 12 (9.09%) Python
16 11 (8.33%) PHP
16 11 (8.33%) Firewall
16 11 (8.33%) Git (software)
16 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
17 10 (7.58%) HTML5
17 10 (7.58%) BDD
17 10 (7.58%) DevOps

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 6 (4.55%) Apache
2 5 (3.79%) nginx
3 3 (2.27%) IIS
3 3 (2.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.52%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.52%) Drupal
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) Moodle
5 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.76%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.76%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) IaaS
3 6 (4.55%) PaaS
4 5 (3.79%) SaaS
5 4 (3.03%) Office 365
6 2 (1.52%) GitHub
6 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) npm
7 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) Firewall
2 6 (4.55%) DNS
3 5 (3.79%) Internet
4 4 (3.03%) DHCP
4 4 (3.03%) VPN
5 3 (2.27%) Bluetooth
5 3 (2.27%) Skype
5 3 (2.27%) Wireless
6 2 (1.52%) SSL
6 2 (1.52%) VoIP
7 1 (0.76%) HTTP
7 1 (0.76%) Modbus
7 1 (0.76%) Network Security
7 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.61%) MySQL
3 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.27%) Big Data
6 3 (2.27%) Power BI
7 2 (1.52%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.76%) HBase
8 1 (0.76%) Impala
8 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) Parquet
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.03%) Selenium
4 3 (2.27%) Maven
4 3 (2.27%) Subversion
5 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.52%) gulp
5 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.52%) JIRA
5 2 (1.52%) webpack
6 1 (0.76%) Babel
6 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.76%) Bower
6 1 (0.76%) Gradle
6 1 (0.76%) Moq
6 1 (0.76%) Protractor
6 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Composer
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.06%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Electronics
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) HTML
2 19 (14.39%) CSS
3 14 (10.61%) AngularJS
3 14 (10.61%) Spring
4 13 (9.85%) jQuery
5 10 (7.58%) .NET
5 10 (7.58%) HTML5
5 10 (7.58%) LAMP
6 9 (6.82%) REST
6 9 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (5.30%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.55%) Node.js
8 6 (4.55%) React
9 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.79%) CSS3
10 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.03%) D3.js
10 4 (3.03%) LDAP
10 4 (3.03%) Visualforce
11 3 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.55%) Fintech
4 5 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.79%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.03%) RIA
5 4 (3.03%) User Experience
6 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) Robotics
8 1 (0.76%) Animation
8 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Linux
2 13 (9.85%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (3.03%) CentOS
4 4 (3.03%) Unix
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.52%) VMS
5 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (12.12%) TDD
4 13 (9.85%) Scrum
5 10 (7.58%) BDD
5 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.58%) DevOps
5 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
6 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.82%) Project Management
7 8 (6.06%) Web Development
8 7 (5.30%) Information Security
8 7 (5.30%) Mathematics
8 7 (5.30%) Microservices
9 6 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (4.55%) Logistics
9 6 (4.55%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.55%) MVC
10 5 (3.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.85%) Java
2 42 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.67%) SQL
4 15 (11.36%) C#
5 12 (9.09%) Python
6 11 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (3.79%) C++
8 4 (3.03%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.52%) Go
10 2 (1.52%) Perl
10 2 (1.52%) Ruby
10 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.76%) ES6
11 1 (0.76%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.76%) ML
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (35.61%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.79%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ACCA
4 1 (0.76%) CIMA
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.76%) MBA
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) Docker
2 4 (3.03%) iptables
3 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.52%) HDFS
4 2 (1.52%) Varnish
4 2 (1.52%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.52%) Xen
5 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Ansible
2 4 (3.03%) Nagios
3 2 (1.52%) Graphite
3 2 (1.52%) Kibana
3 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.52%) Opsview
3 2 (1.52%) SELinux
4 1 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.76%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle
3 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.03%) CommVault
5 3 (2.27%) Tableau
5 3 (2.27%) VMware
6 2 (1.52%) Adobe
6 2 (1.52%) Centreon
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco
6 2 (1.52%) Google
6 2 (1.52%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.76%) Apple
7 1 (0.76%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.76%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.76%) Sage
7 1 (0.76%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.76%) Samsung
7 1 (0.76%) WooCommerce