The median annual salary for a Junior was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Junior
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 134 133
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 130 141 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.51% 2.21% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.29% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 121 137 199
Median salary £35,000 £32,858 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +1.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +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 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 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in the City of London

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 145 (55.56%) Finance
2 96 (36.78%) SQL
3 86 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (29.89%) Degree
5 74 (28.35%) SQL Server
6 72 (27.59%) Banking
7 63 (24.14%) Java
8 59 (22.61%) JavaScript
9 55 (21.07%) Microsoft
10 51 (19.54%) HTML
11 47 (18.01%) Fintech
12 46 (17.62%) C#
13 43 (16.48%) Computer Science
14 42 (16.09%) .NET
15 39 (14.94%) CSS
16 38 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (13.79%) Legal
18 35 (13.41%) Linux
18 35 (13.41%) AngularJS
19 30 (11.49%) Computer Science Degree
19 30 (11.49%) Data Management
20 29 (11.11%) Windows
21 28 (10.73%) Investment Banking
22 27 (10.34%) Python
22 27 (10.34%) C++
23 25 (9.58%) Spring
23 25 (9.58%) HTML5
24 23 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 23 (8.81%) Scrum
25 22 (8.43%) TDD

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 9 (3.45%) Apache
2 5 (1.92%) nginx
3 4 (1.53%) Jetty
4 3 (1.15%) JBoss
4 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.15%) WordPress
5 2 (0.77%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) CaseMap
1 4 (1.53%) Relativity
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Magento
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.38%) Investran
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.21%) SaaS
3 8 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.53%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (1.53%) IaaS
5 4 (1.53%) PaaS
6 3 (1.15%) GitHub
7 2 (0.77%) G Suite
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.38%) Force.com
8 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.38%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.38%) Office 365
8 1 (0.38%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) Internet
2 5 (1.92%) FTP
3 3 (1.15%) DNS
3 3 (1.15%) Firewall
3 3 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.15%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.77%) HTTP
4 2 (0.77%) LAN
4 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.77%) WAN
4 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.38%) DHCP
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) SSH
5 1 (0.38%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.38%) VLAN
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.28%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.13%) Power BI
6 13 (4.98%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (4.60%) Big Data
8 10 (3.83%) MySQL
9 9 (3.45%) Pentaho
10 7 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.30%) QlikView
12 5 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (4.98%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.60%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.21%) Maven
4 9 (3.45%) JIRA
5 6 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.92%) gulp
7 4 (1.53%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.53%) Mockito
7 4 (1.53%) Selenium
8 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.15%) Subversion
9 2 (0.77%) Grunt
9 2 (0.77%) JUnit
9 2 (0.77%) Mocha
9 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.77%) webpack
10 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 145 (55.56%) Finance
2 72 (27.59%) Banking
3 36 (13.79%) Legal
4 28 (10.73%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.90%) Front Office
6 16 (6.13%) Retail
7 13 (4.98%) Back Office
7 13 (4.98%) Law
8 11 (4.21%) Marketing
9 6 (2.30%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.15%) Advertising
10 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.54%) HTML
2 42 (16.09%) .NET
3 39 (14.94%) CSS
4 35 (13.41%) AngularJS
5 25 (9.58%) HTML5
5 25 (9.58%) Spring
6 16 (6.13%) jQuery
7 15 (5.75%) JSON
8 14 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 11 (4.21%) ASP.NET
10 10 (3.83%) Ajax
10 10 (3.83%) Node.js
10 10 (3.83%) Sass
11 9 (3.45%) CSS3
11 9 (3.45%) JAX-RS
11 9 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (3.45%) React
12 8 (3.07%) Guice
13 7 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.01%) Fintech
2 43 (16.48%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.05%) User Experience
5 15 (5.75%) Equities
6 7 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.92%) Derivative
7 5 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.53%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.77%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.77%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (0.77%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.77%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.38%) iPad
11 1 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.41%) Linux
2 29 (11.11%) Windows
3 22 (8.43%) Unix
4 6 (2.30%) Android
4 6 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (11.49%) Data Management
4 23 (8.81%) Scrum
5 22 (8.43%) TDD
6 20 (7.66%) SDLC
6 20 (7.66%) Web Development
7 19 (7.28%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.51%) Multithreading
8 17 (6.51%) OOP
9 16 (6.13%) Open Source
10 15 (5.75%) MVC
11 14 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (4.98%) Analytics
12 13 (4.98%) DevOps
12 13 (4.98%) Project Management
12 13 (4.98%) Wealth Management
13 12 (4.60%) Front End Development
14 11 (4.21%) Investment Management
15 10 (3.83%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 96 (36.78%) SQL
2 63 (24.14%) Java
3 59 (22.61%) JavaScript
4 46 (17.62%) C#
5 27 (10.34%) C++
5 27 (10.34%) Python
6 17 (6.51%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.98%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.21%) PHP
9 9 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.07%) Scala
11 6 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.92%) Perl
12 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.53%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.53%) ES6
14 3 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (1.15%) Groovy
14 3 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (29.89%) Degree
2 30 (11.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.92%) MCSE
5 4 (1.53%) HND
5 4 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.53%) OCMJD
5 4 (1.53%) PhD
5 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.15%) MCP
6 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PMP
7 2 (0.77%) APMP
7 2 (0.77%) CCNA
7 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.77%) ISEB
7 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) PMO
1 6 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Basel II
2 1 (0.38%) Basel III
2 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.45%) Docker
3 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.38%) Snort
5 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Ansible
2 7 (2.68%) Puppet
3 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.77%) Mesos
4 2 (0.77%) Terraform
5 1 (0.38%) Consul
5 1 (0.38%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.38%) Grafana
5 1 (0.38%) Kibana
5 1 (0.38%) logstash
5 1 (0.38%) Packer
5 1 (0.38%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
5 1 (0.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.38%) StatsD
5 1 (0.38%) WMI
5 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (21.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.75%) Oracle
3 12 (4.60%) Tableau
4 9 (3.45%) Cognos
5 7 (2.68%) Google
6 6 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.92%) VMware
8 4 (1.53%) Citrix
8 4 (1.53%) Recommind
8 4 (1.53%) Sun
9 3 (1.15%) Adobe
9 3 (1.15%) Cisco
9 3 (1.15%) Informatica
10 2 (0.77%) New Relic
10 2 (0.77%) Splunk
10 2 (0.77%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.38%) Anaplan
11 1 (0.38%) FireEye
11 1 (0.38%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.38%) Varonis
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