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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 83 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 0.68% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.72% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Average salary £30,000 £19,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £17,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £29,500
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
1051 1115 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.29% 94.17% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1019 915
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £30,000 -
Bedford +23 3 £25,000 +31.57% 1
Luton - 1 £21,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) MS Office
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
7 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (16.67%) MySQL
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) OOP
7 4 (16.67%) Adobe
7 4 (16.67%) WordPress
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) Sass
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) User Experience
8 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
8 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.50%) Python
8 3 (12.50%) Perl

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Essbase
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Danish Language
1 2 (8.33%) French Language
1 2 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) REST
2 5 (20.83%) CSS3
3 4 (16.67%) Sass
3 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) W3C
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVMS
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (4.17%) OO
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) Scrum
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.17%) Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
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