Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Junior
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 132 128
Rank change year-on-year +57 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 82 60 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.53% 1.73% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.80% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 61 95
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £22,725 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £40,250
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Reading

Junior
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Junior in Reading

Junior
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 29 (35.37%) Linux
2 24 (29.27%) C#
3 20 (24.39%) Python
4 19 (23.17%) Degree
4 19 (23.17%) DevOps
5 16 (19.51%) Java
5 16 (19.51%) .NET
6 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
6 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.29%) Finance
7 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
8 13 (15.85%) Perl
8 13 (15.85%) C++
8 13 (15.85%) SQL
8 13 (15.85%) Ansible
9 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
9 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (13.41%) Retail
10 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
10 11 (13.41%) Puppet
11 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
11 10 (12.20%) Mathematics
11 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.98%) Windows
12 9 (10.98%) WAN
12 9 (10.98%) Cisco
12 9 (10.98%) Project Management
12 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (9.76%) SaaS
13 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (2.44%) CMS
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.22%) Drupal
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.76%) SaaS
4 2 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) WAN
2 6 (7.32%) Firewall
3 5 (6.10%) LAN
4 4 (4.88%) Broadband
5 3 (3.66%) SAN
6 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (1.22%) NAS
7 1 (1.22%) Skype
7 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.22%) Big Data
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) FishEye
3 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Retail
3 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Marketing
6 3 (3.66%) Electronics
6 3 (3.66%) Games
6 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
7 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) .NET
2 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.10%) .NET Core
3 5 (6.10%) Django
3 5 (6.10%) HTML
3 5 (6.10%) Web Services
4 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 3 (3.66%) HTML5
5 3 (3.66%) jQuery
5 3 (3.66%) WPF
6 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.22%) Kafka
7 1 (1.22%) REST
7 1 (1.22%) RESTful
7 1 (1.22%) SWT
7 1 (1.22%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) Fintech
3 7 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Currency
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Signage
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) CentOS
4 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.32%) Unix
6 5 (6.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) DevOps
2 10 (12.20%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.98%) Project Management
4 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.32%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.10%) Cryptography
6 5 (6.10%) Statistics
7 4 (4.88%) Business Development
7 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.88%) Information Security
7 4 (4.88%) ITIL
7 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.88%) Release Management
7 4 (4.88%) SDLC
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.66%) OO
8 3 (3.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) C#
2 20 (24.39%) Python
3 16 (19.51%) Java
4 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.85%) C++
5 13 (15.85%) Perl
5 13 (15.85%) SQL
6 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.10%) C
7 5 (6.10%) Ruby
8 4 (4.88%) Tcl
9 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.66%) XAML
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) ABAP
11 1 (1.22%) Erlang
11 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.22%) PHP
11 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) CCNA
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.66%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.44%) HND
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
2 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Ansible
2 11 (13.41%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.10%) Salt
5 4 (4.88%) Nagios
6 3 (3.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco
3 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.32%) VMware
5 5 (6.10%) SAP
6 4 (4.88%) Juniper
7 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.22%) IBM
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle
9 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com