The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 105 93
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.57% 1.93% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.06% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 50
Median salary £27,500 £31,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.69% +21.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1846 2309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1488 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 29 (47.54%) Degree
3 27 (44.26%) Java
4 23 (37.70%) C#
5 19 (31.15%) .NET
6 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
7 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (22.95%) HTML
8 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
9 13 (21.31%) CSS
9 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.03%) Python
11 11 (18.03%) Web Services
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.39%) C++
13 9 (14.75%) Linux
13 9 (14.75%) TDD
13 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
14 8 (13.11%) BDD
14 8 (13.11%) DevOps
14 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (13.11%) .NET Core
14 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
15 7 (11.48%) MATLAB
15 7 (11.48%) SQL
15 7 (11.48%) Regression Testing
15 7 (11.48%) MVC
15 7 (11.48%) Automation Testing
15 7 (11.48%) NoSQL

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 3 (4.92%) CMS
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.28%) InDesign
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) Office 365
4 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
1 5 (8.20%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) CTI
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) IMAP
3 1 (1.64%) PBX
3 1 (1.64%) SMTP
3 1 (1.64%) SSH
3 1 (1.64%) VLAN
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) Big Data
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Ant
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Gradle
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Local Government
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
3 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.95%) HTML
4 13 (21.31%) CSS
5 11 (18.03%) Web Services
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Core
6 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (9.84%) jQuery
7 6 (9.84%) RESTful
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (8.20%) CSS3
8 5 (8.20%) HTML5
9 3 (4.92%) Spring
10 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.64%) iBATIS
10 1 (1.64%) JSP
10 1 (1.64%) JSTL
10 1 (1.64%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) CentOS
3 5 (8.20%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Android
4 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.75%) TDD
3 8 (13.11%) BDD
3 8 (13.11%) DevOps
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.48%) Automation Testing
4 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.48%) MVC
4 7 (11.48%) Regression Testing
5 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.84%) Information Governance
5 6 (9.84%) OO
5 6 (9.84%) Open Source
5 6 (9.84%) Secure Coding
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 3 (4.92%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Data Management
9 2 (3.28%) Web Design
9 2 (3.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 27 (44.26%) Java
3 23 (37.70%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) Python
5 10 (16.39%) C++
6 7 (11.48%) MATLAB
6 7 (11.48%) SQL
7 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Salt
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago