Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 96 125
Rank change year-on-year +20 +29 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 69 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.88% 2.69% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.77% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 75
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -11.29% +12.73%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £47,050 £39,250 £44,500
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +5.66%

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 2,327 2,421 3,605
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.31% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 1,941 2,887
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Reading region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 26 (37.68%) Degree
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) Linux
4 16 (23.19%) Python
5 15 (21.74%) .NET
6 14 (20.29%) Java
6 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (18.84%) DevOps
7 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.39%) Finance
9 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.94%) Cisco
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
9 11 (15.94%) Capita
10 10 (14.49%) HTML
11 9 (13.04%) C#
11 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
12 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.14%) Master's Degree
13 6 (8.70%) Banking
13 6 (8.70%) Retail
13 6 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (8.70%) C++
13 6 (8.70%) Unix
13 6 (8.70%) CSS
13 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling

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 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) SaaS
4 3 (4.35%) Office 365
5 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
1 2 (2.90%) Network Security
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.80%) Apache Hive
3 4 (5.80%) HBase
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.45%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.45%) Power BI
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Bitbucket
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Maven
2 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.70%) CSS
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.80%) HTML5
4 4 (5.80%) jQuery
4 4 (5.80%) TensorFlow
5 3 (4.35%) Ajax
5 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.35%) CSS3
5 3 (4.35%) Node.js
5 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) Mason
6 2 (2.90%) Pug
6 2 (2.90%) React
6 2 (2.90%) Sass
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Fintech
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 5 (7.25%) VyOS
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) DevOps
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 5 (7.25%) Analytics
4 5 (7.25%) Data Management
4 5 (7.25%) Migration
4 5 (7.25%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.80%) MapReduce
5 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.80%) MVC
5 4 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (5.80%) Statistics
5 4 (5.80%) Web Development
6 3 (4.35%) ERP
6 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Python
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
6 9 (13.04%) C#
7 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (8.70%) C++
9 5 (7.25%) R
10 4 (5.80%) C
10 4 (5.80%) Scala
10 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.35%) Groovy
11 3 (4.35%) Java 8
12 2 (2.90%) Perl
12 2 (2.90%) VBA
13 1 (1.45%) F#
13 1 (1.45%) ML
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) Master's Degree
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ACCA
5 1 (1.45%) CIMA
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Capita
1 11 (15.94%) Cisco
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe
2 2 (2.90%) Google
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.45%) SAP