The median annual salary for a Junior was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Junior
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 143 145
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 831 952 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.29% 2.38% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 2.48% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 686 880 951
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £49,800 £45,000
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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in London

Junior
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Junior in London

Junior
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in London

Junior
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 128 £35,000 +6.06% 28
Twickenham -6 10 £32,500 +51.16%
Hammersmith - 10 £30,000 -
Croydon +9 9 £27,750 +11.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +13 5 £42,500 +51.78% 1
West End of London +4 5 £28,750 -28.12% 7
Romford - 3 £32,500 - 1
Barnet - 2 £32,500 -
Wimbledon +10 1 - -
Teddington +4 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Hayes 0 1 £36,500 +35.18%
Surbiton 0 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Mayfair -2 1 £38,000 -62.00%
Wembley - 1 £21,500 -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 598 (36.37%) Degree
2 492 (29.93%) Finance
3 461 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
4 409 (24.88%) SQL
5 408 (24.82%) JavaScript
6 393 (23.91%) C#
7 354 (21.53%) .NET
8 327 (19.89%) Java
9 308 (18.73%) SQL Server
10 305 (18.55%) Computer Science
11 302 (18.37%) HTML
12 290 (17.64%) CSS
13 262 (15.94%) Microsoft
14 247 (15.02%) Windows
15 243 (14.78%) Linux
16 223 (13.56%) TDD
17 222 (13.50%) MVC
18 216 (13.14%) Python
19 197 (11.98%) ASP.NET
20 171 (10.40%) Banking
21 166 (10.10%) Computer Science Degree
22 165 (10.04%) AngularJS
23 146 (8.88%) Marketing
23 146 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
24 143 (8.70%) Fintech
25 136 (8.27%) C++
26 135 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
27 128 (7.79%) OO
27 128 (7.79%) BDD
28 125 (7.60%) Scrum

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 76 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 34 (2.07%) Apache
2 34 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.64%) CMS
4 25 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (1.52%) WordPress
5 24 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (0.85%) IIS
7 14 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 11 (0.67%) Confluence
9 10 (0.61%) Drupal
9 10 (0.61%) JBoss
10 8 (0.49%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.49%) nginx
10 8 (0.49%) SAS
10 8 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 99 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.61%) InDesign
7 10 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.36%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.24%) SPSS
11 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.061%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.43%) Bloomberg AIM
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (0.43%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.24%) CaseMap
5 4 (0.24%) Magento
5 4 (0.24%) Relativity
6 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (3.41%) SaaS
4 52 (3.16%) Office 365
5 30 (1.82%) GitHub
6 17 (1.03%) PaaS
7 16 (0.97%) Google Analytics
8 14 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.67%) IaaS
10 7 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.43%) G Suite
11 6 (0.36%) Slack
12 5 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.30%) Heroku
13 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.24%) Dropbox
13 4 (0.24%) Force.com
13 4 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.29%) Firewall
2 76 (4.62%) DNS
3 75 (4.56%) Internet
4 68 (4.14%) DHCP
5 60 (3.65%) LAN
6 53 (3.22%) VPN
6 53 (3.22%) WAN
7 45 (2.74%) TCP/IP
8 40 (2.43%) MPLS
9 18 (1.09%) VoIP
10 15 (0.91%) FTP
11 14 (0.85%) SAN
12 13 (0.79%) SSL
13 11 (0.67%) Multicast
13 11 (0.67%) Unicast
14 10 (0.61%) HTTP
14 10 (0.61%) Network Security
15 9 (0.55%) Intranet
16 7 (0.43%) Wireless
17 6 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.74%) MySQL
3 68 (4.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 49 (2.98%) Big Data
5 45 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (2.43%) NoSQL
8 39 (2.37%) Relational Database
9 38 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (1.76%) MongoDB
11 24 (1.46%) Power BI
12 22 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 22 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.22%) QlikView
13 20 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.97%) Redis
16 13 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 122 (7.42%) Git (software)
2 54 (3.28%) JIRA
3 45 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 40 (2.43%) Visual Studio
5 37 (2.25%) Selenium
6 34 (2.07%) gulp
7 31 (1.89%) Maven
8 30 (1.82%) NUnit
9 28 (1.70%) Moq
10 26 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
11 22 (1.34%) Grunt
12 20 (1.22%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.97%) Vagrant
16 15 (0.91%) Subversion
17 14 (0.85%) Eclipse
17 14 (0.85%) JUnit
18 13 (0.79%) webpack
19 12 (0.73%) IntelliJ
General
1 492 (29.93%) Finance
2 171 (10.40%) Banking
3 146 (8.88%) Marketing
4 112 (6.81%) Games
5 81 (4.93%) Legal
6 69 (4.20%) Investment Banking
7 64 (3.89%) Front Office
8 58 (3.53%) Retail
9 55 (3.35%) Telecoms
10 41 (2.49%) Advertising
11 32 (1.95%) Automotive
12 31 (1.89%) Back Office
13 27 (1.64%) Financial Institution
14 23 (1.40%) Law
15 21 (1.28%) Aerospace
16 16 (0.97%) Publishing
17 8 (0.49%) Billing
17 8 (0.49%) Electronics
18 7 (0.43%) Manufacturing
19 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (21.53%) .NET
2 302 (18.37%) HTML
3 290 (17.64%) CSS
4 197 (11.98%) ASP.NET
5 165 (10.04%) AngularJS
6 135 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 97 (5.90%) jQuery
8 94 (5.72%) Node.js
9 93 (5.66%) React
10 83 (5.05%) HTML5
11 69 (4.20%) Web Services
12 68 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 61 (3.71%) .NET Framework
14 60 (3.65%) CSS3
15 56 (3.41%) WCF
16 53 (3.22%) Spring
17 50 (3.04%) XML
18 45 (2.74%) Sass
19 39 (2.37%) J2EE
20 37 (2.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 305 (18.55%) Computer Science
2 146 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (8.70%) Fintech
4 84 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (3.77%) User Experience
6 60 (3.65%) Hedge funds
7 27 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 24 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.40%) Social Media
10 21 (1.28%) Derivative
11 20 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.09%) e-Learning
12 18 (1.09%) Equities
13 17 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.91%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.91%) Smartphone
15 14 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (0.79%) Cybercrime
16 13 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 247 (15.02%) Windows
2 243 (14.78%) Linux
3 105 (6.39%) Unix
4 99 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 84 (5.11%) Windows 7
6 50 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (2.86%) Android
8 38 (2.31%) Windows XP
9 34 (2.07%) Apple iOS
10 27 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (1.16%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.79%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.67%) CentOS
15 10 (0.61%) Solaris
15 10 (0.61%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.30%) Debian
18 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (13.56%) TDD
3 222 (13.50%) MVC
4 128 (7.79%) BDD
4 128 (7.79%) OO
5 125 (7.60%) Scrum
6 123 (7.48%) DevOps
7 119 (7.24%) Software Engineering
8 110 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
9 108 (6.57%) Mathematics
10 100 (6.08%) Web Development
11 94 (5.72%) Front End Development
12 92 (5.60%) Analytics
13 89 (5.41%) OOP
14 87 (5.29%) Project Management
15 81 (4.93%) Data Management
16 66 (4.01%) ITIL
17 61 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (3.71%) SDLC
18 60 (3.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 409 (24.88%) SQL
2 408 (24.82%) JavaScript
3 393 (23.91%) C#
4 327 (19.89%) Java
5 216 (13.14%) Python
6 136 (8.27%) C++
7 112 (6.81%) PHP
8 61 (3.71%) T-SQL
9 56 (3.41%) Ruby
10 52 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 43 (2.62%) Bash Shell
12 38 (2.31%) Scala
13 28 (1.70%) Perl
13 28 (1.70%) VB.NET
14 24 (1.46%) VBA
15 23 (1.40%) R
16 22 (1.34%) C
17 21 (1.28%) TypeScript
18 18 (1.09%) Shell Script
19 16 (0.97%) AWK
Qualifications
1 598 (36.37%) Degree
2 166 (10.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (2.98%) Numerate Degree
4 42 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (2.01%) MCP
6 27 (1.64%) MCSD
7 26 (1.58%) CCNA
7 26 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (1.58%) MCAD
7 26 (1.58%) MCTS
8 25 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 21 (1.28%) Master's Degree
10 20 (1.22%) PhD
11 14 (0.85%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.73%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.49%) GCIH
14 7 (0.43%) PMP
14 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.36%) GIAC
15 6 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.05%) QA
2 25 (1.52%) PMO
3 24 (1.46%) SLA
4 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.36%) SEPA
6 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.24%) GDPR
8 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.061%) Basel II
10 1 (0.061%) Basel III
10 1 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.061%) NIST 800
System Software
1 119 (7.24%) Active Directory
2 65 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (3.83%) Docker
4 38 (2.31%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.79%) Xen
7 11 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.49%) KVM
9 4 (0.24%) etcd
9 4 (0.24%) NFS
9 4 (0.24%) Snort
10 3 (0.18%) Firmware
11 2 (0.12%) HDFS
12 1 (0.061%) LXC
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.061%) pfSense
12 1 (0.061%) Samba
12 1 (0.061%) Squid
12 1 (0.061%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (2.74%) Puppet
2 44 (2.68%) Ansible
3 33 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (1.70%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.49%) Nagios
6 7 (0.43%) Terraform
7 6 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
7 6 (0.36%) Graphite
7 6 (0.36%) Opsview
8 5 (0.30%) Consul
8 5 (0.30%) CSIRT
8 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.24%) Mesos
9 4 (0.24%) Nessus
9 4 (0.24%) RSA enVision
10 3 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.18%) QRadar
10 3 (0.18%) Salt
10 3 (0.18%) SCCM
11 2 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 262 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 80 (4.87%) VMware
3 66 (4.01%) Oracle
4 47 (2.86%) Google
5 37 (2.25%) Cisco
5 37 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (2.19%) Adobe
7 32 (1.95%) Tableau
8 17 (1.03%) SAP
9 16 (0.97%) Avaya
9 16 (0.97%) Facebook
10 14 (0.85%) Bloomberg
10 14 (0.85%) Cognos
10 14 (0.85%) Juniper
10 14 (0.85%) Verint
11 13 (0.79%) Splunk
12 12 (0.73%) Citrix
12 12 (0.73%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.49%) Charles River
13 8 (0.49%) Sybase
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £25K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified £37k - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago