Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 83 71
Rank change year-on-year +43 -12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 91 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.32% 2.51% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 2.59% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 90 34 45
Southampton median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +1.85%
10th Percentile £18,000 £18,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £32,500 £31,450 £32,750
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 1395 1314 1332
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.19% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1171 1191
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.22% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,800 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 69 (75.82%) C#
2 53 (58.24%) .NET
3 51 (56.04%) Software Engineering
4 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
5 40 (43.96%) SQL
5 40 (43.96%) Computer Science
6 38 (41.76%) Degree
7 29 (31.87%) Java
8 28 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 27 (29.67%) OOP
9 27 (29.67%) HTML
10 25 (27.47%) CSS
10 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
11 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
12 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
12 22 (24.18%) Web Development
13 21 (23.08%) Retail
14 19 (20.88%) OO
15 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
17 15 (16.48%) C++
18 14 (15.38%) Use Case
18 14 (15.38%) Windows
18 14 (15.38%) Linux
19 13 (14.29%) C
19 13 (14.29%) Oracle
20 12 (13.19%) MVC
20 12 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
21 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
22 10 (10.99%) Finance

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 (4.40%) IIS
2 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) MS Access
3 2 (2.20%) Essbase
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.20%) Power BI
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 21 (23.08%) Retail
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (58.24%) .NET
2 28 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 27 (29.67%) HTML
4 25 (27.47%) CSS
5 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (8.79%) WPF
7 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.59%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.59%) Spring
8 5 (5.49%) jQuery
9 4 (4.40%) Ajax
10 3 (3.30%) Ember.js
10 3 (3.30%) Java EE
10 3 (3.30%) RESTful
10 3 (3.30%) Web Services
11 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.10%) J2EE
11 1 (1.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.96%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.59%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.40%) EPoS
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Linux
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Debian
2 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.10%) Unix
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.04%) Software Engineering
2 27 (29.67%) OOP
3 22 (24.18%) Web Development
4 19 (20.88%) OO
5 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
7 14 (15.38%) Use Case
8 12 (13.19%) MVC
9 9 (9.89%) Scrum
10 8 (8.79%) Coaching
10 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
11 5 (5.49%) OOD
12 4 (4.40%) Refactoring
12 4 (4.40%) SDLC
12 4 (4.40%) TDD
13 2 (2.20%) Data Management
13 2 (2.20%) Mathematical Modelling
13 2 (2.20%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 69 (75.82%) C#
2 40 (43.96%) SQL
3 29 (31.87%) Java
4 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.48%) C++
6 13 (14.29%) C
7 9 (9.89%) PHP
8 8 (8.79%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.20%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.20%) Python
10 2 (2.20%) R
11 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (8.79%) Sage
3 8 (8.79%) SAP
4 3 (3.30%) Sun
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore