The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Junior
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 22 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.52% 2.72% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 2.76% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 14
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 602 796 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.32% 98.39% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 552 761 720
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Southampton

Junior
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Southampton

Junior
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Southampton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) OO
6 9 (24.32%) MVC
7 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) XML
9 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) MS Office
11 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
11 4 (10.81%) MySQL
11 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (10.81%) PHP
11 4 (10.81%) Python
11 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.81%) Ajax
11 4 (10.81%) Degree
11 4 (10.81%) Marketing
11 4 (10.81%) WCF
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
11 4 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (8.11%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 15 (40.54%) CSS
2 15 (40.54%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) Ajax
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.81%) WCF
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
5 3 (8.11%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) Symfony
6 2 (5.41%) WPF
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) Laravel
7 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) OO
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (8.11%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.11%) OOP
5 3 (8.11%) Physics
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 2 (5.41%) Product Management
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.11%) R
6 2 (5.41%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Pascal
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) NICE Systems
3 1 (2.70%) Facebook
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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