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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 20 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 24 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.48% 15.34% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.71% 15.68% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 4
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
175 185 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.31% 97.88% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 151 163 198
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Colchester

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 30 (65.22%) HTML
2 30 (65.22%) CSS
3 28 (60.87%) C#
3 28 (60.87%) VB.NET
3 28 (60.87%) .NET
3 28 (60.87%) jQuery
3 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 28 (60.87%) Relational Database
3 28 (60.87%) User Experience
4 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (17.39%) Clustering
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 8 (17.39%) MS Access
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 3 (6.52%) Windows
6 3 (6.52%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) FTP
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe
7 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.35%) Photoshop

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) CMS
1 2 (4.35%) WordPress
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) FTP
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.39%) MS Access
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (65.22%) CSS
1 30 (65.22%) HTML
2 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
2 28 (60.87%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.17%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (60.87%) User Experience
2 8 (17.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Project Management
1 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
2 3 (6.52%) Web Development
3 2 (4.35%) Content Management
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (2.17%) Front End Development
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) SDLC
4 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 28 (60.87%) C#
2 28 (60.87%) VB.NET
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.52%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.35%) Symantec
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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