The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Junior
England / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 94 100
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 422 616 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.83% 3.20% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.31% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 370 567 564
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14386 18632 20289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.50% 96.66% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12028 15887 16329
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the South East

Junior
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Junior in the South East

Junior
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in the South East

Junior
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +31 100 £27,500 - 9
Hampshire +19 97 £25,000 - 22
Surrey -45 51 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Oxfordshire +15 41 £28,125 +2.27% 14
East Sussex +12 41 £25,500 +27.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 39 £27,500 -3.50% 6
Kent -8 32 £25,000 - 5
West Sussex -26 16 £32,000 +28.00% 4
Middlesex - 2 £26,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 305 (35.76%) C#
2 297 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 280 (32.83%) .NET
4 270 (31.65%) Degree
5 228 (26.73%) HTML
6 221 (25.91%) SQL
7 210 (24.62%) CSS
8 192 (22.51%) SQL Server
8 192 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
9 178 (20.87%) ASP.NET
10 154 (18.05%) Computer Science
11 138 (16.18%) Java
12 136 (15.94%) Microsoft
12 136 (15.94%) MVC
13 126 (14.77%) jQuery
14 121 (14.19%) Software Engineering
15 93 (10.90%) Web Development
16 91 (10.67%) OO
17 84 (9.85%) MS Excel
18 82 (9.61%) Windows
19 80 (9.38%) C++
20 79 (9.26%) Python
21 77 (9.03%) Linux
22 73 (8.56%) Web Services
23 72 (8.44%) PHP
23 72 (8.44%) MySQL
24 71 (8.32%) Finance
24 71 (8.32%) AngularJS
25 66 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
26 63 (7.39%) XML

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (1.64%) WordPress
2 12 (1.41%) CMS
2 12 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.29%) Apache
4 8 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.70%) Confluence
5 6 (0.70%) IIS
5 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.47%) Jetty
7 4 (0.47%) Marvel
8 3 (0.35%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.23%) JBoss
9 2 (0.23%) nginx
9 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 84 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.45%) MS Office
3 33 (3.87%) Photoshop
4 22 (2.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.82%) MS Project
7 6 (0.70%) InDesign
8 4 (0.47%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.47%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.47%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.12%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.29%) SAP HCM
1 11 (1.29%) SAP HR
1 11 (1.29%) SAP Payroll
2 8 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.47%) Shopify
5 3 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.28%) SaaS
3 22 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.52%) Office 365
5 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.59%) Datadog
6 5 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.35%) GitHub
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.23%) IaaS
9 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.12%) Heroku
10 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.64%) Firewall
2 12 (1.41%) WAN
3 11 (1.29%) LAN
4 9 (1.06%) Internet
5 8 (0.94%) VoIP
6 7 (0.82%) Network Security
6 7 (0.82%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.35%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (0.35%) DNS
8 3 (0.35%) LTE
8 3 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (0.35%) VLAN
8 3 (0.35%) VPN
9 2 (0.23%) 2G
9 2 (0.23%) 3G
9 2 (0.23%) Skype
9 2 (0.23%) SSL
9 2 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (22.51%) SQL Server
2 72 (8.44%) MySQL
3 36 (4.22%) Relational Database
4 27 (3.17%) Big Data
5 20 (2.34%) Hadoop
6 16 (1.88%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.41%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.82%) Star Schema
13 6 (0.70%) MS Access
14 5 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (3.28%) JIRA
2 26 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 23 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.70%) Selenium
4 21 (2.46%) NUnit
5 20 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.52%) Subversion
7 10 (1.17%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.94%) ReSharper
9 7 (0.82%) JMeter
9 7 (0.82%) Maven
9 7 (0.82%) Moq
9 7 (0.82%) MSTest
10 6 (0.70%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.70%) JUnit
10 6 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.59%) TestNG
12 4 (0.47%) Fiddler
12 4 (0.47%) JSUnit
12 4 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 71 (8.32%) Finance
2 35 (4.10%) Marketing
3 28 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.11%) Retail
5 13 (1.52%) Games
6 12 (1.41%) Banking
6 12 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.29%) Legal
8 7 (0.82%) Advertising
8 7 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.70%) Automotive
10 4 (0.47%) Local Government
11 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (32.83%) .NET
2 228 (26.73%) HTML
3 210 (24.62%) CSS
4 178 (20.87%) ASP.NET
5 126 (14.77%) jQuery
6 73 (8.56%) Web Services
7 71 (8.32%) AngularJS
8 66 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (7.39%) XML
10 54 (6.33%) HTML5
11 47 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (4.34%) CSS3
13 33 (3.87%) SOAP
14 32 (3.75%) Spring
15 31 (3.63%) Ajax
15 31 (3.63%) WCF
16 29 (3.40%) .NET Framework
16 29 (3.40%) RESTful
17 27 (3.17%) Hibernate
18 25 (2.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 154 (18.05%) Computer Science
2 56 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.92%) User Experience
4 23 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 16 (1.88%) Algorithms
6 15 (1.76%) Social Media
7 12 (1.41%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.41%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.29%) Life Science
9 9 (1.06%) Blog
10 8 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.94%) iPad
10 8 (0.94%) Reinsurance
11 7 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.47%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.47%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.47%) Wiki
13 3 (0.35%) PMI
14 2 (0.23%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.61%) Windows
2 77 (9.03%) Linux
3 31 (3.63%) Unix
4 22 (2.58%) Android
4 22 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.23%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.29%) CentOS
7 10 (1.17%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.06%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.47%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.35%) Debian
13 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.35%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (15.94%) MVC
3 121 (14.19%) Software Engineering
4 93 (10.90%) Web Development
5 91 (10.67%) OO
6 60 (7.03%) Mathematics
7 59 (6.92%) Scrum
8 58 (6.80%) OOP
9 53 (6.21%) Front End Development
10 47 (5.51%) TDD
11 43 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (4.22%) SDLC
13 31 (3.63%) E-Commerce
13 31 (3.63%) Software Testing
13 31 (3.63%) Unit Testing
14 29 (3.40%) DevOps
14 29 (3.40%) Mentoring
15 27 (3.17%) Automated Testing
16 25 (2.93%) Time Management
17 24 (2.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 305 (35.76%) C#
2 297 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 221 (25.91%) SQL
4 138 (16.18%) Java
5 80 (9.38%) C++
6 79 (9.26%) Python
7 72 (8.44%) PHP
8 42 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 41 (4.81%) C
10 40 (4.69%) VB.NET
11 25 (2.93%) VB
12 22 (2.58%) MATLAB
12 22 (2.58%) Ruby
13 16 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.76%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.52%) Perl
16 12 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.29%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.17%) R
19 8 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 270 (31.65%) Degree
2 29 (3.40%) ISTQB
3 23 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.76%) CCNA
6 14 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.52%) PhD
8 12 (1.41%) HND
9 8 (0.94%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.82%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.70%) MCSA
12 4 (0.47%) CISSP
12 4 (0.47%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.47%) GNVQ
13 3 (0.35%) CEH
13 3 (0.35%) HNC
13 3 (0.35%) MCSE
13 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.99%) QA
2 15 (1.76%) PMO
3 11 (1.29%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) COBIT
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.59%) Docker
5 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) Firmware
6 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.70%) Ansible
2 5 (0.59%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.23%) Grafana
3 2 (0.23%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.23%) Salt
4 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 136 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.39%) Oracle
3 29 (3.40%) SAP
4 23 (2.70%) VMware
5 20 (2.34%) Cisco
5 20 (2.34%) Zend
6 17 (1.99%) Adobe
7 16 (1.88%) Facebook
8 15 (1.76%) Google
9 12 (1.41%) Twitter
10 8 (0.94%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.70%) Mitel
12 5 (0.59%) CA
13 4 (0.47%) CA Agile Central
13 4 (0.47%) Sage
13 4 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.35%) Blue Coat
14 3 (0.35%) F5
14 3 (0.35%) Forcepoint
14 3 (0.35%) Thunderhead
Esher, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + New
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Longfield, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago