Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 58 98
Rank change year-on-year +7 +40 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 58 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.22% 3.76% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 3.87% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 29
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £24,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -1.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19,125 £19,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £34,050
Hampshire median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -

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 1,326 1,085 1,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 97.14% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 988 1,384
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.61%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 41 (70.69%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 26 (44.83%) .NET
4 25 (43.10%) HTML
5 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
5 24 (41.38%) CSS
5 24 (41.38%) MVC
6 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 17 (29.31%) REST
9 16 (27.59%) Retail
9 16 (27.59%) Entity Framework
10 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (18.97%) Degree
13 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.79%) Project Management
13 8 (13.79%) Validation
13 8 (13.79%) Windows
13 8 (13.79%) OO
14 7 (12.07%) Linux
14 7 (12.07%) UML
14 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
14 7 (12.07%) Java
14 7 (12.07%) C++
14 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
14 7 (12.07%) jQuery
14 7 (12.07%) VLAN

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 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) VLAN
2 1 (1.72%) BGP
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.72%) IPsec
2 1 (1.72%) Junos
2 1 (1.72%) L2TP
2 1 (1.72%) MPLS
2 1 (1.72%) OSPF
2 1 (1.72%) PPP
2 1 (1.72%) RTP
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (27.59%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) HTML
3 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (41.38%) CSS
4 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
5 17 (29.31%) REST
6 16 (27.59%) Entity Framework
7 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.07%) jQuery
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.45%) WinForms
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.72%) HTML5
10 1 (1.72%) J2EE
10 1 (1.72%) OpenCV
10 1 (1.72%) RESTful
10 1 (1.72%) SOAP
10 1 (1.72%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.90%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) OO
3 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 8 (13.79%) Validation
4 7 (12.07%) UML
5 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (10.34%) Manual Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Network Optimisation
5 6 (10.34%) SDLC
5 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 6 (10.34%) SOLID
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) Time Management
7 4 (6.90%) Business Development
7 4 (6.90%) Data Management
7 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) C++
4 7 (12.07%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.72%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) VB6
8 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.34%) CCNA
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
1 6 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle