Period
to 22 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

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

Junior
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 95 56
Rank change year-on-year +39 -39 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 82 57 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.10% 2.51% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 2.63% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73 47 112
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% -3.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £22,500 £17,500
90th Percentile £42,000 £35,250 £40,000
South East median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.72% +5.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,891 2,171 2,716
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 95.51% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,521 1,742 2,173
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Junior in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
Milton Keynes +39 65 £35,000 +40.00% 7
High Wycombe +7 4 £30,000 +7.14%
Amersham - 3 £30,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 51 (62.20%) .NET
2 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
2 39 (47.56%) C#
3 34 (41.46%) HTML
3 34 (41.46%) SQL Server
4 33 (40.24%) CSS
5 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
5 23 (28.05%) MVC
5 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (26.83%) Java
7 20 (24.39%) .NET Framework
8 17 (20.73%) QA
9 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
9 16 (19.51%) Degree
10 15 (18.29%) SQL
10 15 (18.29%) Fintech
11 14 (17.07%) TDD
12 13 (15.85%) Scrum
13 12 (14.63%) NUnit
13 12 (14.63%) Windows
13 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
14 11 (13.41%) Web Services
14 11 (13.41%) Spring
14 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (13.41%) Microservices
14 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
14 11 (13.41%) WPF
14 11 (13.41%) Android
14 11 (13.41%) Azure
15 10 (12.20%) Node.js

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) JBoss
2 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Azure
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) LAN
1 4 (4.88%) WAN
2 3 (3.66%) RFID
2 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.66%) WLAN
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.76%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) NUnit
2 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.76%) Cucumber
3 8 (9.76%) Jasmine
3 8 (9.76%) Mocha
3 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 6 (7.32%) Retail
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.20%) .NET
2 34 (41.46%) HTML
3 33 (40.24%) CSS
4 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
5 20 (24.39%) .NET Framework
6 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.41%) Spring
7 11 (13.41%) Web Services
7 11 (13.41%) WPF
8 10 (12.20%) Node.js
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.98%) Spring Boot
9 9 (10.98%) XML
9 9 (10.98%) XSLT
10 8 (9.76%) Express
10 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (3.66%) Ajax
11 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
1 8 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.66%) e-Learning
2 3 (3.66%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) BBC
4 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.22%) SCORM
4 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Android
3 9 (10.98%) Linux
4 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.22%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (28.05%) MVC
2 15 (18.29%) Fintech
3 14 (17.07%) TDD
4 13 (15.85%) Scrum
5 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
5 11 (13.41%) Microservices
6 10 (12.20%) DevOps
7 9 (10.98%) BDD
7 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.76%) Android Development
8 8 (9.76%) iOS Development
8 8 (9.76%) MVVM
8 8 (9.76%) Thought Leadership
9 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (7.32%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) Analytics
10 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
10 5 (6.10%) SDLC
11 4 (4.88%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) C#
1 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.83%) Java
3 15 (18.29%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.76%) VBScript
5 4 (4.88%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.44%) C
7 2 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) CISSP
3 4 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.88%) CSSLP
3 4 (4.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.88%) NIST
2 4 (4.88%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Sage
3 1 (1.22%) Apple
3 1 (1.22%) Facebook
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Sony
3 1 (1.22%) Yahoo!