The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.47% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.49% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 14
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,200 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,600 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 822 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.13% 95.92% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 566 742 734
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Junior Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Junior Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -11 4 £35,000 +45.83%
Bedford +20 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Junior
East of England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Time Management
5 4 (20.00%) PhD
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Vision
6 3 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) MySQL
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) JBoss
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (15.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Vision
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) PhD
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) VMware