The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 27 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.39% 2.91% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 3.01% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £33,250 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 166 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 97.22% 96.51% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 120
Average salary £42,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Colchester

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Games

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Online Games
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix