Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 75 133
Rank change year-on-year -27 +58 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 46 83 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.08% 3.63% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 3.78% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 59
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,750
Berkshire median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.21%

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 2,152 2,198 3,334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 96.07% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 1,817 2,544
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.91%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (17.39%) jQuery
6 8 (17.39%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) MySQL
6 8 (17.39%) C#
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) Retail
7 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
7 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 6 (13.04%) C++
8 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
8 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (10.87%) HTML
9 5 (10.87%) Oracle
9 5 (10.87%) CSS
9 5 (10.87%) Windows
9 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
9 5 (10.87%) Node.js

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) Apache Pig
1 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Office 365
4 3 (6.52%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) GitHub
5 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Skype
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Modbus
3 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data
7 1 (2.17%) HBase
7 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.17%) Parquet
7 1 (2.17%) Power BI
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.17%) Gradle
4 1 (2.17%) JMeter
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (17.39%) jQuery
3 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) Node.js
5 4 (8.70%) D3.js
5 4 (8.70%) REST
5 4 (8.70%) Visualforce
6 3 (6.52%) Ajax
6 3 (6.52%) CSS3
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) Pug
6 3 (6.52%) React
6 3 (6.52%) Sass
7 2 (4.35%) Kafka
7 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
7 2 (4.35%) Web Services
8 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
4 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.70%) Prototyping
5 3 (6.52%) Decision-Making
5 3 (6.52%) Mobile First
5 3 (6.52%) Scrum
5 3 (6.52%) SEO
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
5 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 6 (13.04%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) Apex Code
7 3 (6.52%) Groovy
7 3 (6.52%) Java 8
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) F#
8 2 (4.35%) ML
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (4.35%) R
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) iptables
3 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Graphite
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.17%) Kibana
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) CommVault
5 3 (6.52%) Adobe
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) Centreon
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.17%) Samsung
7 1 (2.17%) VMware