Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 127 149
Rank change year-on-year +63 +22 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 104 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.10% 1.73% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 1.79% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 99 59 62
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £61,750
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 2,431 2,953 4,206
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.47% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,022 2,175 3,389
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 43 (41.35%) Degree
2 34 (32.69%) C#
3 31 (29.81%) Linux
4 26 (25.00%) .NET
5 24 (23.08%) C++
5 24 (23.08%) Java
5 24 (23.08%) Python
6 22 (21.15%) Mathematics
7 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
8 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
9 18 (17.31%) SQL
9 18 (17.31%) Finance
9 18 (17.31%) Computer Science
10 16 (15.38%) DevOps
11 13 (12.50%) Master's Degree
11 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 13 (12.50%) Puppet
11 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 12 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (10.58%) Retail
13 11 (10.58%) Windows
13 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
14 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
14 10 (9.62%) Perl
14 10 (9.62%) Ansible
14 10 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
15 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.65%) C
15 9 (8.65%) Unix

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 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Drupal
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) nginx
2 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.65%) SaaS
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) LAN
1 5 (4.81%) WAN
2 3 (2.88%) Firewall
2 3 (2.88%) SAN
3 2 (1.92%) SMTP
3 2 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.96%) NAS
4 1 (0.96%) Skype
4 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.96%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Redis
5 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.88%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.96%) FishEye
5 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Retail
2 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.73%) Games
4 5 (4.81%) Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Electronics
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.69%) WPF
4 7 (6.73%) HTML
5 5 (4.81%) CSS
5 5 (4.81%) Django
5 5 (4.81%) Web Services
6 4 (3.85%) HTML5
7 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.88%) jQuery
7 3 (2.88%) Visualforce
8 2 (1.92%) .NET Core
8 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.92%) Ajax
8 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.92%) LAMP
9 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.96%) JSP
9 1 (0.96%) SOAP
9 1 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Fintech
3 8 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Currency
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Signage
5 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.81%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Windows
3 9 (8.65%) Unix
4 8 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.81%) CentOS
6 2 (1.92%) Debian
7 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) Mathematics
2 16 (15.38%) DevOps
3 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (7.69%) Project Management
5 7 (6.73%) Change Management
5 7 (6.73%) OO
5 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.77%) Scrum
6 6 (5.77%) Statistics
7 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.81%) Cryptography
7 5 (4.81%) ITIL
8 4 (3.85%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (3.85%) Business Development
8 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.85%) Information Security
8 4 (3.85%) OOP
8 4 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) C#
2 24 (23.08%) C++
2 24 (23.08%) Java
2 24 (23.08%) Python
3 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.31%) SQL
5 10 (9.62%) Perl
6 9 (8.65%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.65%) C
7 7 (6.73%) XAML
8 4 (3.85%) Tcl
9 3 (2.88%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
11 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (41.35%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 10 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.85%) PhD
5 3 (2.88%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.92%) HND
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) Docker
5 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) Puppet
2 10 (9.62%) Ansible
3 8 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.85%) Nagios
5 3 (2.88%) Terraform
6 1 (0.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.69%) VMware
3 4 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Cisco
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle
4 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.96%) Capita
5 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore