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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 52 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.29% 2.41% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.62% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £31,100 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
446 267 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.91% 91.75% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 378 230 233
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (33.33%) Electronics
4 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Firmware
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) SMTP
7 3 (16.67%) FTP
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) XQuery
7 3 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) XPath
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SMTP
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Physics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) C
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) XQuery
4 3 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) BMC
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco