Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Junior
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 47 78
Rank change year-on-year -14 +31 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 54 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.94% 5.16% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 5.37% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 32
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £32,300 £32,500 £32,500
Hampshire median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,304 1,043 1,286
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 96.13% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 953 1,193
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £65,625 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 21 (38.89%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (38.89%) CSS
3 20 (37.04%) .NET
4 19 (35.19%) MVC
5 17 (31.48%) SQL
6 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 12 (22.22%) Retail
7 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 12 (22.22%) REST
8 11 (20.37%) Degree
8 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.37%) C++
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
9 10 (18.52%) Python
10 8 (14.81%) OOP
11 7 (12.96%) Java
11 7 (12.96%) Validation
11 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
11 7 (12.96%) Web Development
12 6 (11.11%) VLAN
12 6 (11.11%) Banking
12 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (11.11%) Windows
13 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (9.26%) PHP
13 5 (9.26%) C

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:

Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (1.85%) BGP
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.85%) IPsec
2 1 (1.85%) Junos
2 1 (1.85%) L2TP
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
2 1 (1.85%) OSPF
2 1 (1.85%) PPP
2 1 (1.85%) RTP
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) MS Access
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) CSS
1 21 (38.89%) HTML
2 20 (37.04%) .NET
3 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
4 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 12 (22.22%) REST
5 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
6 5 (9.26%) LAMP
7 4 (7.41%) jQuery
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.56%) CSS3
8 3 (5.56%) Sass
9 1 (1.85%) OpenCV
9 1 (1.85%) WCF
9 1 (1.85%) Web Services
9 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) MVC
2 8 (14.81%) OOP
3 7 (12.96%) Validation
3 7 (12.96%) Web Development
4 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Business Development
5 4 (7.41%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Data Management
5 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.41%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.41%) Signal Processing
5 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma
5 4 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) C++
5 10 (18.52%) Python
6 7 (12.96%) Java
7 5 (9.26%) C
7 5 (9.26%) PHP
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.70%) VB
10 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.85%) VB6
10 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
1 5 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco