Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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

Junior
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 83 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 91 58 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.64% 2.91% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.01% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 91 64 72
West Sussex median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -13.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,500 £19,825
90th Percentile £40,000 £35,425 £35,000
South East median annual salary £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.39% +7.27% +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,403 1,928 2,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.69% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,029 1,688 1,890
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,900 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in West Sussex

Junior
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Junior in West Sussex

Junior
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior in West Sussex

Junior
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +15 32 £20,000 -20.00% 4
Crawley +21 23 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Horsham -4 18 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Chichester -2 7 £26,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £25,000 - 1
Haywards Heath +5 2 £35,000 +18.64%
East Grinstead -1 2 £32,500 +32.65%
Burgess Hill -19 2 £32,500 +132.14%
Billingshurst - 1 £22,000 -
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West Sussex region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 58 (63.74%) C#
2 56 (61.54%) .NET
3 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET
4 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
5 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (27.47%) ISTQB
8 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
8 24 (26.37%) Degree
9 23 (25.27%) MVC
10 21 (23.08%) SQL
11 20 (21.98%) CSS
12 19 (20.88%) HTML
12 19 (20.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (13.19%) Web Services
15 11 (12.09%) Java
16 10 (10.99%) jQuery
16 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
16 10 (10.99%) Entity Framework
17 9 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (9.89%) Spring
17 9 (9.89%) Scrum
18 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
18 8 (8.79%) TDD
18 8 (8.79%) QA
18 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (7.69%) LINQ
19 7 (7.69%) StyleCop

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (5.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.30%) WordPress
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Trello
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Heroku
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.20%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.69%) NUnit
2 7 (7.69%) StyleCop
3 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.20%) JMeter
5 2 (2.20%) Selenium
5 2 (2.20%) Subversion
5 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.20%) Xcode
6 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (6.59%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (61.54%) .NET
2 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET
3 20 (21.98%) CSS
4 19 (20.88%) HTML
5 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (13.19%) Web Services
7 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
7 10 (10.99%) Entity Framework
7 10 (10.99%) jQuery
8 9 (9.89%) Spring
9 7 (7.69%) LINQ
9 7 (7.69%) WCF
10 5 (5.49%) JSON
10 5 (5.49%) SOAP
10 5 (5.49%) XML
11 4 (4.40%) .NET Core
12 3 (3.30%) Ajax
12 3 (3.30%) J2EE
13 2 (2.20%) Spring Boot
13 2 (2.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) SCADA
3 4 (4.40%) User Experience
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.30%) Reinsurance
4 3 (3.30%) Social Media
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Debian
3 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.27%) MVC
4 9 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (9.89%) Scrum
5 8 (8.79%) TDD
6 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.69%) Web Development
7 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
8 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.49%) DevOps
8 5 (5.49%) IT Strategy
8 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.49%) System Testing
8 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.30%) CRM
9 3 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) C#
2 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.08%) SQL
4 11 (12.09%) Java
5 3 (3.30%) C
5 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.20%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.20%) Java 8
6 2 (2.20%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.20%) VB
6 2 (2.20%) VB6
7 1 (1.10%) ES6
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (27.47%) ISTQB
2 24 (26.37%) Degree
3 19 (20.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Wonderware
3 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.10%) SAP