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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 72 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 26 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.37% 0.65% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.67% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 14
Average salary £28,000 £26,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,250 £49,000
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
1056 889 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.44% 95.80% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 919 807 868
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £57,500
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 -1 6 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Luton -5 2 £32,500 +23.80%
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 39 (60.94%) Degree
2 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
4 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 18 (28.13%) Oracle
6 17 (26.56%) System Testing
7 15 (23.44%) LTE
7 15 (23.44%) 3G
7 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
7 15 (23.44%) 2G
7 15 (23.44%) XMetaL
7 15 (23.44%) XML
8 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 13 (20.31%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (15.63%) SQL
11 8 (12.50%) Windows
11 8 (12.50%) User Experience
12 6 (9.38%) Nintex
12 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
12 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (7.81%) C#
13 5 (7.81%) .NET
14 4 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (23.44%) XMetaL
3 13 (20.31%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) LTE
1 15 (23.44%) 3G
1 15 (23.44%) 2G
2 3 (4.69%) SAN
3 2 (3.13%) VPN
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) XML
2 5 (7.81%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) Mason
5 1 (1.56%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) System Testing
2 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
3 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.13%) ITIL
4 2 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.56%) Migration
5 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.56%) Web Development
5 1 (1.56%) Product Management
5 1 (1.56%) Service Management
5 1 (1.56%) Change Management
5 1 (1.56%) CAD
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.13%) VB
5 2 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Groovy
6 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.56%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (60.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Nintex
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago