The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 86 123
Rank change year-on-year -2 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 487 620 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.37% 3.36% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 3.46% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 440 561 503
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +8 85 £27,500 -8.33% 13
Hampshire -18 79 £25,000 -9.09% 11
Surrey -23 78 £27,500 -3.50% 19
Oxfordshire +51 73 £30,000 +20.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +18 60 £26,000 -13.33% 5
East Sussex +38 51 £30,000 +50.00% 7
Kent -13 30 £26,000 +6.12% 4
West Sussex -25 30 £31,000 +12.72% 2
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 331 (36.62%) C#
2 301 (33.30%) Degree
3 293 (32.41%) JavaScript
4 286 (31.64%) .NET
5 245 (27.10%) HTML
6 229 (25.33%) SQL
7 215 (23.78%) CSS
8 199 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
9 181 (20.02%) SQL Server
10 173 (19.14%) Java
11 167 (18.47%) ASP.NET
12 158 (17.48%) Computer Science
13 156 (17.26%) MVC
14 144 (15.93%) Microsoft
15 112 (12.39%) Linux
16 110 (12.17%) Windows
16 110 (12.17%) C++
17 107 (11.84%) Software Engineering
18 102 (11.28%) Web Development
19 98 (10.84%) OO
20 97 (10.73%) jQuery
21 84 (9.29%) XML
22 81 (8.96%) Finance
23 80 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
23 80 (8.85%) Computer Science Degree
24 71 (7.85%) .NET Framework
25 67 (7.41%) PHP
26 65 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
27 64 (7.08%) Mathematics
27 64 (7.08%) Web Services

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 18 (1.99%) CMS
2 15 (1.66%) Apache
3 10 (1.11%) IIS
4 8 (0.88%) WordPress
5 7 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.55%) Confluence
8 4 (0.44%) Jetty
8 4 (0.44%) Marvel
8 4 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.33%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.22%) JBoss
10 2 (0.22%) nginx
10 2 (0.22%) SAS
10 2 (0.22%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (5.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (3.10%) Photoshop
4 22 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.44%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.44%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.44%) InDesign
8 4 (0.44%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.33%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.77%) SAP HCM
1 7 (0.77%) SAP HR
1 7 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
1 7 (0.77%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.44%) Shopify
3 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.22%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.22%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.88%) SaaS
4 15 (1.66%) Office 365
5 8 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.55%) Datadog
9 4 (0.44%) AdWords
9 4 (0.44%) GitHub
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.11%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.66%) WAN
2 13 (1.44%) Internet
3 12 (1.33%) Firewall
4 10 (1.11%) Network Security
5 9 (1.00%) LAN
6 8 (0.88%) Intranet
7 7 (0.77%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.77%) VoIP
8 6 (0.66%) Broadband
8 6 (0.66%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.44%) GSM
9 4 (0.44%) LTE
9 4 (0.44%) UMTS
10 3 (0.33%) CDMA
10 3 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (0.22%) VLAN
11 2 (0.22%) VPN
11 2 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (20.02%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.97%) MySQL
3 35 (3.87%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.43%) Big Data
8 21 (2.32%) Hadoop
9 16 (1.77%) Power BI
9 16 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (1.00%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.00%) SQLite
13 8 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (0.88%) Essbase
13 8 (0.88%) MS Access
13 8 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (4.20%) Git (software)
1 38 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 34 (3.76%) JIRA
3 32 (3.54%) Selenium
4 26 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.77%) Subversion
6 15 (1.66%) NUnit
7 13 (1.44%) Maven
8 11 (1.22%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.00%) JUnit
11 8 (0.88%) JSUnit
11 8 (0.88%) Moq
11 8 (0.88%) MSTest
11 8 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.77%) Xcode
13 6 (0.66%) JMeter
14 5 (0.55%) Fiddler
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.55%) TestNG
General
1 81 (8.96%) Finance
2 42 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 38 (4.20%) Marketing
4 20 (2.21%) Legal
5 18 (1.99%) Retail
6 16 (1.77%) Games
7 14 (1.55%) Banking
8 10 (1.11%) Advertising
9 9 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.77%) Law
11 6 (0.66%) Automotive
12 4 (0.44%) Billing
13 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Publishing
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (31.64%) .NET
2 245 (27.10%) HTML
3 215 (23.78%) CSS
4 167 (18.47%) ASP.NET
5 97 (10.73%) jQuery
6 84 (9.29%) XML
7 71 (7.85%) .NET Framework
8 65 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (7.08%) Web Services
10 62 (6.86%) AngularJS
11 53 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 50 (5.53%) Spring
13 44 (4.87%) HTML5
14 34 (3.76%) Ajax
15 33 (3.65%) CSS3
16 31 (3.43%) Hibernate
17 30 (3.32%) Entity Framework
18 28 (3.10%) WPF
19 26 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 23 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 158 (17.48%) Computer Science
2 80 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.65%) User Experience
4 28 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (2.32%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.10%) Algorithms
7 17 (1.88%) Driving Licence
7 17 (1.88%) Social Media
8 14 (1.55%) iPad
9 11 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.22%) PMI
10 9 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.88%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.88%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.55%) Fintech
13 5 (0.55%) Life Science
13 5 (0.55%) Wiki
14 4 (0.44%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 112 (12.39%) Linux
2 110 (12.17%) Windows
3 44 (4.87%) Android
4 43 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 22 (2.43%) Unix
7 18 (1.99%) VxWorks
8 15 (1.66%) CentOS
9 14 (1.55%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.44%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.22%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.66%) Debian
13 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.55%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (17.26%) MVC
3 107 (11.84%) Software Engineering
4 102 (11.28%) Web Development
5 98 (10.84%) OO
6 64 (7.08%) Mathematics
7 60 (6.64%) Scrum
8 54 (5.97%) OOP
9 49 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (5.09%) E-Commerce
11 45 (4.98%) Software Testing
11 45 (4.98%) Unit Testing
12 43 (4.76%) SDLC
13 42 (4.65%) TDD
14 40 (4.42%) Front End Development
15 38 (4.20%) Test Automation
16 29 (3.21%) CRM
16 29 (3.21%) Mentoring
17 28 (3.10%) ITIL
18 27 (2.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 331 (36.62%) C#
2 293 (32.41%) JavaScript
3 229 (25.33%) SQL
4 173 (19.14%) Java
5 110 (12.17%) C++
6 67 (7.41%) PHP
7 57 (6.31%) VB.NET
8 51 (5.64%) C
8 51 (5.64%) Python
9 36 (3.98%) T-SQL
10 29 (3.21%) Ruby
11 23 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.21%) MATLAB
13 15 (1.66%) VB
13 15 (1.66%) VBA
14 14 (1.55%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.44%) R
16 12 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.22%) Perl
18 8 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 301 (33.30%) Degree
2 80 (8.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.77%) ISTQB
5 22 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (2.10%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.77%) CCNA
8 16 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.66%) HND
10 11 (1.22%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.11%) GNVQ
12 9 (1.00%) A+ Certification
13 8 (0.88%) PhD
14 6 (0.66%) CISSP
14 6 (0.66%) Master's Degree
15 5 (0.55%) CEH
15 5 (0.55%) MCSA
15 5 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.76%) QA
2 20 (2.21%) SLA
3 13 (1.44%) PMO
4 6 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 25 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.22%) Docker
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) NFS
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (2.88%) Ansible
2 5 (0.55%) HAProxy
2 5 (0.55%) Salt
3 4 (0.44%) Kibana
3 4 (0.44%) Puppet
4 3 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.22%) Grafana
5 2 (0.22%) Nessus
5 2 (0.22%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 144 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.08%) Oracle
3 29 (3.21%) VMware
4 27 (2.99%) Google
5 26 (2.88%) Cisco
6 16 (1.77%) SAP
6 16 (1.77%) Zend
7 13 (1.44%) Adobe
8 11 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.11%) Tableau
10 9 (1.00%) HP
11 8 (0.88%) Juniper
12 6 (0.66%) Facebook
12 6 (0.66%) Mitel
13 5 (0.55%) CA
13 5 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
14 4 (0.44%) Cognos
14 4 (0.44%) Twitter
15 3 (0.33%) Sony
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 23k
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25K - £30K DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Longfield, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 30k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago