Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 38 73
Rank change year-on-year -41 +35 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 46 117 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.38% 6.35% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 6.58% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 112 33
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £20,125 £17,600 £18,525
90th Percentile £37,500 £33,625 £32,500
Hampshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 1,311 1,779 1,192
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.58% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,118 1,615 1,043
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -8.33% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.22% -3.53%

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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 26 (56.52%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 21 (45.65%) CSS
3 20 (43.48%) MVC
4 18 (39.13%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
5 15 (32.61%) Python
6 13 (28.26%) C++
6 13 (28.26%) jQuery
6 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
7 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 11 (23.91%) Java
9 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
9 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
9 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (19.57%) R
10 9 (19.57%) Data Science
10 9 (19.57%) OOP
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) Physics
12 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
12 7 (15.22%) Mathematical Modelling
12 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 7 (15.22%) PhD
13 6 (13.04%) OO
13 6 (13.04%) Linux
13 6 (13.04%) MySQL

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 4 (8.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) CSS
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 18 (39.13%) .NET
3 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
4 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
4 13 (28.26%) jQuery
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.04%) LAMP
7 4 (8.70%) CSS3
8 3 (6.52%) Sass
9 1 (2.17%) .NET Core
9 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.17%) REST
9 1 (2.17%) RESTful
9 1 (2.17%) WCF
9 1 (2.17%) Web Services
9 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
4 9 (19.57%) Data Science
4 9 (19.57%) OOP
5 8 (17.39%) Physics
6 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Mathematical Modelling
6 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 6 (13.04%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (8.70%) Signal Processing
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.35%) Analytics
11 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.35%) Scrum
11 2 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) Python
4 13 (28.26%) C++
5 11 (23.91%) Java
6 9 (19.57%) R
7 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
8 6 (13.04%) PHP
9 5 (10.87%) C
10 4 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
12 1 (2.17%) Delphi
12 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.17%) VB
12 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
1 7 (15.22%) PhD
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Intel