The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 32 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.63% 3.39% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.59% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Average salary £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,750 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 167 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 94.35% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 179 129 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
Essex

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Junior
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Junior Salary Trend in Colchester

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) Google Maps API
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) WPF
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) WinForms
2 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Python

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Google Maps API
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
1 5 (41.67%) WinForms
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) VHDL
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google