The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 73 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 15 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.40% 0.58% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.60% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 20
Average salary £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,500 £21,475
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
East of England

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
1019 1005 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.79% 96.36% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 797 914 1013
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 2 March 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +24 7 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Luton +4 5 £23,000 -24.59%
Dunstable - 1 £47,500 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 8 (20.51%) MS Office
6 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
7 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (15.38%) Nintex
7 6 (15.38%) User Experience
7 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) .NET
8 5 (12.82%) C#
9 4 (10.26%) Perl
9 4 (10.26%) PHP
9 4 (10.26%) MySQL
9 4 (10.26%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) ERP
9 4 (10.26%) Python
9 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.26%) 2G
9 4 (10.26%) XMetaL
9 4 (10.26%) 3G
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.26%) LTE

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) 3G
1 4 (10.26%) 2G
1 4 (10.26%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Danish Language
2 2 (5.13%) French Language
2 2 (5.13%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.13%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) ERP
2 4 (10.26%) Project Management
2 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.69%) Web Development
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.56%) CAD
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.82%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Nintex
3 3 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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