Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Junior
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 81 103
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 122 77 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.96% 2.91% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 2.99% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 91
Oxfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% +16.00%
10th Percentile £20,650 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
South East median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,974 2,577 3,221
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.32% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,457 2,059 2,651
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Oxfordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Oxfordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Oxfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Oxford -6 54 £29,000 -3.33% 10
Witney - 13 £21,750 - 1
Banbury +13 11 £26,000 -22.96% 5
Abingdon -5 6 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Wallingford - 5 £21,500 - 3
Bicester - 3 £33,000 -
Thame - 2 £31,000 -
Henley-on-Thames -12 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 59 (48.36%) Degree
2 44 (36.07%) Computer Science
3 33 (27.05%) .NET
4 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
5 29 (23.77%) C#
6 28 (22.95%) SQL
7 27 (22.13%) MVC
7 27 (22.13%) Software Engineering
8 26 (21.31%) Microsoft
9 24 (19.67%) HTML
9 24 (19.67%) CSS
9 24 (19.67%) jQuery
10 22 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
11 21 (17.21%) Linux
11 21 (17.21%) C++
11 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
12 19 (15.57%) Qt
12 19 (15.57%) Electronics
12 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (13.93%) Active Directory
13 17 (13.93%) Java
13 17 (13.93%) Time Management
14 16 (13.11%) Asset Management
15 12 (9.84%) AngularJS
15 12 (9.84%) Web Development
16 11 (9.02%) .NET Framework
16 11 (9.02%) JIRA
16 11 (9.02%) QA
16 11 (9.02%) Project Management
16 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (7.38%) Confluence
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.82%) CMS
2 1 (0.82%) IIS
2 1 (0.82%) Kentico
2 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) RFID
2 1 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.38%) MySQL
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) DTS
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.46%) Redis
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) JIRA
2 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.82%) Firebug
5 1 (0.82%) Grunt
5 1 (0.82%) JUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Maven
5 1 (0.82%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (15.57%) Electronics
2 6 (4.92%) Games
3 3 (2.46%) Finance
4 2 (1.64%) Advertising
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.05%) .NET
2 24 (19.67%) CSS
2 24 (19.67%) HTML
2 24 (19.67%) jQuery
3 19 (15.57%) Qt
4 12 (9.84%) AngularJS
5 11 (9.02%) .NET Framework
5 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.20%) Spring
6 10 (8.20%) Web Services
7 8 (6.56%) Ajax
7 8 (6.56%) HTML5
8 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (4.92%) CSS3
10 5 (4.10%) Backbone.js
10 5 (4.10%) REST
10 5 (4.10%) WCF
11 4 (3.28%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.28%) JSON
12 3 (2.46%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.07%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.92%) User Experience
4 4 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.46%) Fintech
6 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.28%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.13%) MVC
1 27 (22.13%) Software Engineering
2 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.93%) Time Management
4 16 (13.11%) Asset Management
5 12 (9.84%) Web Development
6 11 (9.02%) Project Management
7 10 (8.20%) TDD
8 9 (7.38%) Defect Tracking
8 9 (7.38%) Manual Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Validation
9 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
9 7 (5.74%) Scrum
10 6 (4.92%) SDLC
11 5 (4.10%) Statistics
12 4 (3.28%) API Development
12 4 (3.28%) Microservices
12 4 (3.28%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
2 29 (23.77%) C#
3 28 (22.95%) SQL
4 21 (17.21%) C++
5 17 (13.93%) Java
6 10 (8.20%) C
6 10 (8.20%) Python
7 8 (6.56%) PHP
8 5 (4.10%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.82%) R
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (48.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.64%) PhD
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) QA
2 8 (6.56%) PMO
3 4 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.74%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.28%) Google
4 3 (2.46%) Zend
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.82%) SAP