Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 28 July 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 West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 119 98
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 357 298 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.40% 2.68% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 2.76% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 286 277 360
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £20,625 £19,000 £18,750
90th Percentile £40,000 £49,400 £33,750
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10203 10805 11751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.05% 97.07% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8548 9093 9809
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the South West

Junior
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Junior in the South West

Junior
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in the South West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in the South West

Junior
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 167 £25,000 -9.09% 16
Gloucestershire +25 51 £25,000 -16.67% 2
Somerset +9 46 £29,000 -3.33% 3
Wiltshire +16 43 £27,500 +20.88% 3
Dorset -2 21 £28,750 +27.78% 2
Cornwall +10 16 £27,500 +52.78%
Devon -8 14 £29,500 +22.92%
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 142 (39.78%) JavaScript
2 140 (39.22%) HTML
3 123 (34.45%) Degree
4 122 (34.17%) Java
5 116 (32.49%) CSS
6 115 (32.21%) .NET
7 108 (30.25%) C#
8 103 (28.85%) SQL
9 90 (25.21%) C++
10 84 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 82 (22.97%) Computer Science
12 78 (21.85%) OO
13 73 (20.45%) Software Engineering
14 72 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
14 72 (20.17%) SQL Server
15 60 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
16 54 (15.13%) Microsoft
17 53 (14.85%) jQuery
18 48 (13.45%) Python
18 48 (13.45%) AngularJS
19 46 (12.89%) PHP
20 45 (12.61%) XML
21 44 (12.32%) Oracle
21 44 (12.32%) SDLC
22 43 (12.04%) Finance
23 40 (11.20%) Linux
23 40 (11.20%) Mathematics
24 38 (10.64%) MVC
25 36 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
25 36 (10.08%) HTML5

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (1.96%) IIS
2 4 (1.12%) JBoss
2 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.84%) Apache
3 3 (0.84%) CMS
3 3 (0.84%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.84%) Umbraco
3 3 (0.84%) WordPress
4 2 (0.56%) Drupal
4 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.28%) nginx
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.24%) SaaS
3 3 (0.84%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) Internet
2 10 (2.80%) HTTP
3 6 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (1.68%) Junos
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.56%) 802.15
5 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.56%) DNS
5 2 (0.56%) Firewall
5 2 (0.56%) Intranet
5 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.56%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) DHCP
6 1 (0.28%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.12%) MySQL
3 28 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.12%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.12%) Redis
6 4 (1.12%) Riak
7 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.56%) Power BI
8 2 (0.56%) QlikView
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.28%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.80%) JIRA
2 10 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.68%) Subversion
4 4 (1.12%) Selenium
5 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.84%) JUnit
5 3 (0.84%) Maven
5 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.28%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.28%) WATIR
General
1 43 (12.04%) Finance
2 33 (9.24%) Electronics
3 32 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.84%) Manufacturing
5 26 (7.28%) Marketing
6 12 (3.36%) Games
7 7 (1.96%) Retail
8 4 (1.12%) Legal
9 3 (0.84%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (39.22%) HTML
2 116 (32.49%) CSS
3 115 (32.21%) .NET
4 84 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 53 (14.85%) jQuery
6 48 (13.45%) AngularJS
7 45 (12.61%) XML
8 36 (10.08%) HTML5
9 24 (6.72%) Web Services
10 23 (6.44%) CSS3
11 20 (5.60%) REST
11 20 (5.60%) Spring
12 18 (5.04%) Backbone.js
12 18 (5.04%) Node.js
13 17 (4.76%) .NET Framework
13 17 (4.76%) WCF
14 15 (4.20%) Ajax
14 15 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (4.20%) JSON
14 15 (4.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 82 (22.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.68%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.68%) User Experience
7 5 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.12%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.12%) Social Media
9 3 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.84%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.56%) CAN bus
10 2 (0.56%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.56%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.56%) Handset
10 2 (0.56%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.20%) Linux
2 23 (6.44%) Windows
3 16 (4.48%) Android
4 13 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.08%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.68%) CentOS
9 5 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (1.12%) Unix
10 4 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (21.85%) OO
2 73 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 72 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (12.32%) SDLC
5 40 (11.20%) Mathematics
6 38 (10.64%) MVC
7 36 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (9.52%) OOP
9 32 (8.96%) Web Development
10 30 (8.40%) Programme Management
11 27 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 25 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
13 23 (6.44%) Scrum
14 22 (6.16%) Test Automation
15 19 (5.32%) TDD
16 17 (4.76%) Front End Development
17 15 (4.20%) Open Source
18 13 (3.64%) ITIL
19 12 (3.36%) Unit Testing
20 11 (3.08%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (39.78%) JavaScript
2 122 (34.17%) Java
3 108 (30.25%) C#
4 103 (28.85%) SQL
5 90 (25.21%) C++
6 48 (13.45%) Python
7 46 (12.89%) PHP
8 31 (8.68%) Perl
9 21 (5.88%) C
10 19 (5.32%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.40%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.12%) Erlang
13 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.84%) Scala
14 3 (0.84%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.84%) VBA
15 2 (0.56%) Clojure
15 2 (0.56%) Go
15 2 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (34.45%) Degree
2 60 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.96%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.96%) MCP
4 7 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.12%) HND
7 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.28%) GCIH
9 1 (0.28%) GIAC
9 1 (0.28%) HNC
9 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.20%) QA
2 8 (2.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (1.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (2.80%) Ansible
2 9 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.52%) Puppet
3 6 (1.68%) Juju
4 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.28%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 54 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.32%) Oracle
3 25 (7.00%) SAP
4 8 (2.24%) Cisco
5 7 (1.96%) Zend
6 6 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.56%) Talend
8 1 (0.28%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.28%) Brocade
8 1 (0.28%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.28%) LogLogic
8 1 (0.28%) NetWitness
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) Telerik
8 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.28%) XMPie
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 38,00
Posted: 6 hours ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Revoco
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days leave, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Some Home working avalible
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UK NARIC
Salary: Company Health Care and Private Pension Shcemes
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Contemporary Oak furniture
Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Shelter
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago