Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 44 81
Rank change year-on-year -28 +37 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 45 106 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.39% 6.70% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 6.94% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 102 35
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £21,250 £17,650 £18,000
90th Percentile £32,950 £32,500 £32,500
Hampshire median annual salary £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% +1.82% -

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 1,266 1,527 1,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 96.52% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,390 1,163
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,150 £23,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (62.22%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) CSS
3 18 (40.00%) .NET
3 18 (40.00%) MVC
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
5 11 (24.44%) C++
6 10 (22.22%) Python
7 9 (20.00%) OOP
8 8 (17.78%) Java
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Degree
9 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.56%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 7 (15.56%) Linux
9 7 (15.56%) Retail
10 6 (13.33%) LAMP
10 6 (13.33%) Banking
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.33%) PHP
10 6 (13.33%) MySQL
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.33%) SaaS
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering

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 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) CSS
1 19 (42.22%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) .NET
3 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.33%) LAMP
5 6 (13.33%) REST
6 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.67%) CSS3
7 3 (6.67%) Sass
8 1 (2.22%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.22%) OpenCV
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
8 1 (2.22%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (8.89%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) EPoS
2 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (20.00%) OOP
3 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Web Development
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.89%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Signal Processing
5 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Validation
6 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) C++
4 10 (22.22%) Python
5 8 (17.78%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) C
8 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 2 (4.44%) VB
10 1 (2.22%) Delphi
10 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.22%) VB6
10 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Intel