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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 73 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.59% 0.36% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.37% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 11
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £24,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
832 1091 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.44% 97.58% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 747 935 1040
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +15 7 £30,000 +33.33%
Leighton Buzzard -3 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Luton - 1 £20,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Robotics
3 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Avionics
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (25.00%) PhD
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) ATM
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
General
1 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (25.00%) Avionics
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (25.00%) Robotics
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) iSeries
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Intel
3 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle