The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Essex / Colchester
Rank 44 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.51% 11.20% 7.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 11.39% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 12
Median salary £23,500 £25,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +12.35%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%

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
196 237 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 98.34% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 165 206 146
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET