The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.81% 0.75% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.76% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £20,250 £22,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.98% -9.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.78% 97.76% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 458 256 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
Bedfordshire

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Junior
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Bedford region.

Junior Salary Trend in Bedford

Junior
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft