The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 32 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.51% 3.17% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 3.30% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 9
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,750 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 182 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.57% 96.30% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 247 165 305
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Junior
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Junior Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 16 (76.19%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) C
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 8 (38.10%) Electronics
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) Firmware
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) XPath
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) SMTP
8 4 (19.05%) FTP
8 4 (19.05%) XQuery
8 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SMTP
1 4 (19.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQLite
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (38.10%) Electronics
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (33.33%) Firmware
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) iPhone
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
4 2 (9.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Android Development
3 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) C
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) XQuery
6 4 (19.05%) XPath
7 3 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
8 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (9.52%) Python
9 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft