The median annual salary for a Junior was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
London / City of London
Rank 100 127 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 131 156 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.62% 2.20% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.30% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 123 152 169
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the City of London

Junior
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Junior in the City of London

Junior
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in the City of London

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 City of London region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 155 (55.56%) SQL
2 134 (48.03%) Finance
3 86 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (29.39%) Java
5 81 (29.03%) SQL Server
6 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
7 74 (26.52%) Banking
8 67 (24.01%) Degree
9 66 (23.66%) Microsoft
10 60 (21.51%) .NET
11 59 (21.15%) C#
12 52 (18.64%) Python
13 50 (17.92%) Computer Science
14 42 (15.05%) Fintech
15 40 (14.34%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (13.98%) HTML
16 39 (13.98%) T-SQL
17 38 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
18 37 (13.26%) Oracle
19 36 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 34 (12.19%) TDD
21 32 (11.47%) MVC
21 32 (11.47%) Hibernate
21 32 (11.47%) CSS
21 32 (11.47%) AngularJS
22 31 (11.11%) Power BI
23 30 (10.75%) Tableau
23 30 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 30 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
23 30 (10.75%) Scrum

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (5.73%) Jetty
2 5 (1.79%) Apache
3 4 (1.43%) nginx
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.72%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.30%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) CaseMap
1 3 (1.08%) Relativity
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.36%) Investran
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (1.08%) AdWords
4 3 (1.08%) GitHub
5 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.72%) NUVI
5 2 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Force.com
6 1 (0.36%) G Suite
6 1 (0.36%) Google Play
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) FTP
1 3 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (1.08%) Wireshark
2 2 (0.72%) HTTP
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.72%) SSL
3 1 (0.36%) BGP
3 1 (0.36%) DNS
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) IGMP
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) Multicast
3 1 (0.36%) OSPF
3 1 (0.36%) SNMP
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) VPN
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (11.11%) Power BI
5 30 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (8.24%) MySQL
8 21 (7.53%) Relational Database
9 20 (7.17%) Big Data
9 20 (7.17%) Pentaho
10 14 (5.02%) DB2
11 13 (4.66%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (4.30%) NoSQL
13 11 (3.94%) QlikView
14 9 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (3.23%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (6.09%) Maven
2 11 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.43%) IntelliJ
4 4 (1.43%) JIRA
4 4 (1.43%) Mockito
5 2 (0.72%) Bower
5 2 (0.72%) Buildbot
5 2 (0.72%) gulp
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.72%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.36%) Genymotion
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 134 (48.03%) Finance
2 74 (26.52%) Banking
3 24 (8.60%) Investment Banking
3 24 (8.60%) Legal
4 21 (7.53%) Retail
5 17 (6.09%) Front Office
6 14 (5.02%) Marketing
6 14 (5.02%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.94%) Law
8 5 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.08%) Games
10 2 (0.72%) Back Office
10 2 (0.72%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (21.51%) .NET
2 39 (13.98%) HTML
3 32 (11.47%) AngularJS
3 32 (11.47%) CSS
3 32 (11.47%) Hibernate
4 29 (10.39%) JPA
5 28 (10.04%) ASP.NET
6 26 (9.32%) Spring
7 22 (7.89%) jQuery
8 20 (7.17%) Guice
9 16 (5.73%) Apache Camel
9 16 (5.73%) Apache CXF
9 16 (5.73%) Guava
9 16 (5.73%) J2EE
10 15 (5.38%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (4.66%) iBATIS
12 13 (4.66%) JSP
12 13 (4.66%) JSTL
12 13 (4.66%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 42 (15.05%) Fintech
3 20 (7.17%) Equities
4 19 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.58%) User Experience
6 8 (2.87%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.51%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.15%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.79%) Derivative
10 4 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (1.08%) Clustering
11 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.08%) Robotics
12 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.72%) iPad
12 2 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.39%) Linux
2 20 (7.17%) Unix
3 18 (6.45%) Windows
4 7 (2.51%) Android
5 5 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.72%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.34%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (12.19%) TDD
4 32 (11.47%) MVC
5 30 (10.75%) Scrum
6 26 (9.32%) Mathematics
7 23 (8.24%) Web Development
8 22 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 20 (7.17%) Data Management
10 17 (6.09%) SDLC
11 15 (5.38%) Kanban
11 15 (5.38%) OOP
11 15 (5.38%) Open Source
11 15 (5.38%) Project Management
12 13 (4.66%) Waterfall
13 11 (3.94%) Functional Programming
13 11 (3.94%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.58%) Analytics
15 9 (3.23%) DevOps
15 9 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 155 (55.56%) SQL
2 82 (29.39%) Java
3 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 59 (21.15%) C#
5 52 (18.64%) Python
6 39 (13.98%) T-SQL
7 26 (9.32%) C++
8 20 (7.17%) Scala
9 10 (3.58%) Perl
10 9 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 8 (2.87%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.15%) PHP
12 6 (2.15%) R
12 6 (2.15%) Ruby
13 5 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.43%) ES6
15 3 (1.08%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 67 (24.01%) Degree
2 14 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.43%) OCMJD
3 4 (1.43%) PhD
3 4 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.43%) PMP
3 4 (1.43%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) APMP
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) CCNP
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.36%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) MCP
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.87%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) PMO
3 1 (0.36%) Basel II
3 1 (0.36%) Basel III
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.58%) Docker
2 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.15%) Ansible
2 5 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.72%) Mesos
4 1 (0.36%) Consul
4 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.36%) Grafana
4 1 (0.36%) Kibana
4 1 (0.36%) logstash
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) StatsD
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.26%) Oracle
3 30 (10.75%) Tableau
4 20 (7.17%) Cognos
5 13 (4.66%) hybris
6 8 (2.87%) Google
7 6 (2.15%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.43%) Sun
9 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.08%) FireEye
9 3 (1.08%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.08%) Recommind
9 3 (1.08%) SAP
9 3 (1.08%) Splunk
9 3 (1.08%) Varonis
9 3 (1.08%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.72%) Crimson Hexagon
10 2 (0.72%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hiring People
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension + Other Be
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Canvas8
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus and full benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £26000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago