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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 15 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.81% 3.63% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.02% 3.63% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
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
111 193 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 93.28% 100.00% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 100 179 129
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 39 (79.59%) C#
1 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 38 (77.55%) HTML
2 38 (77.55%) JavaScript
2 38 (77.55%) ASP.NET
2 38 (77.55%) jQuery
3 35 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 25 (51.02%) Relational Database
4 25 (51.02%) User Experience
5 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (26.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
5 13 (26.53%) SQL
6 12 (24.49%) Web Design
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.37%) MVC
9 4 (8.16%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (8.16%) Logistics
9 4 (8.16%) Marketing
9 4 (8.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.16%) Electronics
9 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
9 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 4 (8.16%) Intel
9 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
9 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Marketing
1 4 (8.16%) Electronics
1 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 38 (77.55%) HTML
2 38 (77.55%) ASP.NET
2 38 (77.55%) jQuery
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 13 (26.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.04%) WinForms
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) WCF
6 1 (2.04%) WPF
6 1 (2.04%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.04%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (24.49%) Web Design
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 4 (8.16%) Logistics
4 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
4 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (2.04%) Android Development
5 1 (2.04%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) C#
2 38 (77.55%) JavaScript
3 35 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) CCNP
1 1 (2.04%) CCNA
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Intel
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Motorola
2 1 (2.04%) Aruba
2 1 (2.04%) AirMagnet
2 1 (2.04%) Ruckus Wireless