Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 141 136
Rank change year-on-year +47 -5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 200 202 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.04% 2.16% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.25% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 182 192 231
Berkshire median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +5.66% +6.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £16,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £42,500
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +6.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6272 8987 10178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.32% 96.13% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5041 7319 7624
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +42 66 £27,500 -12.00% 6
Newbury +4 33 £31,688 +92.05%
Slough +8 19 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Bracknell +22 17 £22,000 -32.31%
Maidenhead +20 13 £22,500 -37.93% 1
Hungerford - 11 £27,500 -
Wokingham +20 9 £25,000 -9.09%
Ascot - 4 £25,000 -
Thatcham +1 2 £25,000 +25.00%
Windsor -9 1 £21,000 -23.64%
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 65 (32.50%) Java
2 64 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 61 (30.50%) Degree
4 50 (25.00%) C#
5 47 (23.50%) SQL
6 43 (21.50%) Linux
7 37 (18.50%) HTML
7 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (17.00%) .NET
9 33 (16.50%) CSS
9 33 (16.50%) C++
10 32 (16.00%) Computer Science
11 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
12 26 (13.00%) DevOps
13 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
15 23 (11.50%) XML
16 22 (11.00%) Computer Science Degree
17 21 (10.50%) CentOS
17 21 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (10.50%) Python
17 21 (10.50%) Windows
18 19 (9.50%) Cisco
18 19 (9.50%) OO
18 19 (9.50%) Finance
19 18 (9.00%) Ajax
20 17 (8.50%) jQuery
20 17 (8.50%) AngularJS
21 16 (8.00%) Test Automation

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 (2.00%) CMS
2 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.50%) Drupal
3 1 (0.50%) IIS
3 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.50%) InDesign
5 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.50%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.50%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) HFM
2 1 (0.50%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.50%) SaaS
4 5 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Route 53
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) WAN
2 10 (5.00%) Firewall
3 8 (4.00%) Internet
4 7 (3.50%) Broadband
5 5 (2.50%) LAN
6 3 (1.50%) VPN
7 2 (1.00%) VLAN
7 2 (1.00%) Wireless
8 1 (0.50%) SMTP
8 1 (0.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.50%) VoIP
8 1 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) Big Data
2 13 (6.50%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.00%) MySQL
6 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (5.50%) JIRA
2 9 (4.50%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.00%) JMeter
5 2 (1.00%) Maven
5 2 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.00%) Selenium
5 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 19 (9.50%) Finance
2 9 (4.50%) Marketing
3 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.50%) Advertising
4 5 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.50%) HTML
2 34 (17.00%) .NET
3 33 (16.50%) CSS
4 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 23 (11.50%) XML
6 18 (9.00%) Ajax
7 17 (8.50%) AngularJS
7 17 (8.50%) jQuery
8 11 (5.50%) Web Services
9 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (5.00%) Spring
10 9 (4.50%) .NET Core
11 7 (3.50%) J2EE
11 7 (3.50%) Struts
11 7 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (3.00%) JDBC
12 6 (3.00%) JMS
12 6 (3.00%) SOAP
13 5 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.50%) iPad
5 5 (2.50%) PMI
5 5 (2.50%) Wiki
6 4 (2.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.00%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Kinect
9 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
9 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.50%) Linux
2 21 (10.50%) CentOS
2 21 (10.50%) Windows
3 10 (5.00%) Unix
4 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.50%) Debian
6 6 (3.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.00%) Android
7 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
3 26 (13.00%) DevOps
4 19 (9.50%) OO
5 16 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (8.00%) Web Development
6 14 (7.00%) MVC
6 14 (7.00%) Scrum
7 13 (6.50%) E-Commerce
8 11 (5.50%) Front End Development
9 10 (5.00%) Microservices
9 10 (5.00%) OOP
10 9 (4.50%) CRM
10 9 (4.50%) Data Management
10 9 (4.50%) Mathematics
11 8 (4.00%) Analytics
11 8 (4.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 8 (4.00%) TDD
12 7 (3.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.50%) Java
2 64 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 50 (25.00%) C#
4 47 (23.50%) SQL
5 33 (16.50%) C++
6 21 (10.50%) Python
7 12 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.00%) C
8 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 8 (4.00%) Perl
10 7 (3.50%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.00%) R
11 6 (3.00%) Ruby
12 5 (2.50%) PHP
13 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.50%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.50%) ABAP
16 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (30.50%) Degree
2 22 (11.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.50%) CCNA
4 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.50%) CEH
7 2 (1.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.00%) GCIA
7 2 (1.00%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) KVM
2 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) Docker
3 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Ansible
1 6 (3.00%) Salt
2 2 (1.00%) Grafana
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.50%) Cisco
3 12 (6.00%) Oracle
4 10 (5.00%) Google
4 10 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.50%) Juniper
5 7 (3.50%) SAP
5 7 (3.50%) Tableau
6 5 (2.50%) CA
6 5 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (2.50%) VMware
7 3 (1.50%) Adobe
8 2 (1.00%) Cognos
8 2 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) IBM
8 2 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.50%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.50%) Paxata
9 1 (0.50%) Tagetik
Reading, Berkshire
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: Market Rate (25-45k) + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Catalyst Consultants
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 27 days ago