The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 92 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 228 159 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.87% 2.27% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.36% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 177 136 204
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7527 6745 8738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.29% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6189 5551 7545
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Junior
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Junior Salary Trend in the East of England

Junior
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in the East of England

Junior
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +14 83 £25,000 +4.16% 12
Cambridgeshire +6 65 £25,000 - 14
Suffolk +19 24 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Bedfordshire +13 24 £28,000 +27.27% 3
Essex -1 20 £30,000 +20.00% 7
Norfolk +3 14 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 168 (36.36%) SQL
2 158 (34.20%) Degree
3 144 (31.17%) .NET
4 121 (26.19%) C#
5 120 (25.97%) Microsoft
6 111 (24.03%) SQL Server
7 91 (19.70%) Finance
8 90 (19.48%) Windows
9 87 (18.83%) HTML
10 85 (18.40%) Computer Science
11 83 (17.97%) JavaScript
12 76 (16.45%) Java
12 76 (16.45%) Software Engineering
13 75 (16.23%) MS Excel
14 73 (15.80%) Oracle
15 65 (14.07%) ASP.NET
16 61 (13.20%) CSS
17 52 (11.26%) Telecoms
18 48 (10.39%) VB.NET
19 44 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
20 43 (9.31%) jQuery
20 43 (9.31%) Linux
21 42 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
22 39 (8.44%) Visual Studio
23 38 (8.23%) MVC
23 38 (8.23%) OO
24 36 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
25 34 (7.36%) Web Development
26 33 (7.14%) XML
27 32 (6.93%) HTML5

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 25 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 19 (4.11%) OpenEdge
3 15 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.81%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.38%) CMS
6 9 (1.95%) IIS
6 9 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.30%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.08%) WordPress
10 4 (0.87%) Node.js
11 3 (0.65%) Drupal
12 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.43%) Apache
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 75 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.63%) MS Office
3 19 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.25%) XMetaL
5 8 (1.73%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.30%) Mingle
7 5 (1.08%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.87%) InDesign
9 3 (0.65%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project
10 1 (0.22%) SPSS
10 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.43%) SaaS
1 2 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.90%) 3G
2 17 (3.68%) LTE
3 16 (3.46%) 2G
4 12 (2.60%) Internet
5 11 (2.38%) VPN
5 11 (2.38%) Firewall
6 10 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.16%) WAN
7 9 (1.95%) HTTP
8 8 (1.73%) LAN
9 7 (1.52%) Intranet
9 7 (1.52%) DNS
9 7 (1.52%) Wireless
10 6 (1.30%) FTP
11 4 (0.87%) DHCP
11 4 (0.87%) SAN
12 3 (0.65%) MPLS
12 3 (0.65%) MRTG
13 2 (0.43%) Network Security
13 2 (0.43%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.76%) MySQL
4 19 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.95%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.95%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.30%) SQLPlus
8 6 (1.30%) MS Access
8 6 (1.30%) DB2
8 6 (1.30%) RavenDB
8 6 (1.30%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.65%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (8.44%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.81%) NUnit
4 12 (2.60%) MSTest
5 6 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.30%) Moq
5 6 (1.30%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.08%) JUnit
7 4 (0.87%) Ant
7 4 (0.87%) Subversion
7 4 (0.87%) Maven
8 3 (0.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.65%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.43%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.43%) Toad
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 91 (19.70%) Finance
2 52 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.98%) Retail
5 13 (2.81%) Games
6 12 (2.60%) Marketing
7 6 (1.30%) Electronics
8 4 (0.87%) Military
8 4 (0.87%) Automotive
9 3 (0.65%) Banking
9 3 (0.65%) Billing
9 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (31.17%) .NET
2 87 (18.83%) HTML
3 65 (14.07%) ASP.NET
4 61 (13.20%) CSS
5 43 (9.31%) jQuery
6 33 (7.14%) XML
7 32 (6.93%) HTML5
8 27 (5.84%) .NET Framework
9 21 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (4.55%) CSS3
10 15 (3.25%) WinForms
11 14 (3.03%) J2EE
12 12 (2.60%) WPF
12 12 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (2.38%) Web Services
14 10 (2.16%) WCF
15 8 (1.73%) LAMP
15 8 (1.73%) JDBC
15 8 (1.73%) Android SDK
16 7 (1.52%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 85 (18.40%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 16 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.03%) User Experience
6 9 (1.95%) Open Source
6 9 (1.95%) Social Media
7 6 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.65%) Clustering
9 3 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.65%) Statistics
9 3 (0.65%) Video Editing
9 3 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.65%) Chemistry
9 3 (0.65%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.43%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 90 (19.48%) Windows
2 43 (9.31%) Linux
3 30 (6.49%) UNIX
4 15 (3.25%) Android
5 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.30%) AIX
6 6 (1.30%) Solaris
7 5 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) CentOS
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.22%) Debian
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.45%) Software Engineering
2 44 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (8.23%) MVC
3 38 (8.23%) OO
4 34 (7.36%) Web Development
5 31 (6.71%) Time Management
6 27 (5.84%) ITIL
6 27 (5.84%) E-Commerce
7 25 (5.41%) TDD
8 24 (5.19%) Project Management
9 20 (4.33%) System Testing
10 12 (2.60%) Asset Management
10 12 (2.60%) Scrum
11 11 (2.38%) Web Design
11 11 (2.38%) Analytics
12 10 (2.16%) Web Application Development
13 9 (1.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (1.95%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (1.73%) OOP
14 8 (1.73%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 168 (36.36%) SQL
2 121 (26.19%) C#
3 83 (17.97%) JavaScript
4 76 (16.45%) Java
5 48 (10.39%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.71%) C++
7 28 (6.06%) VB
8 26 (5.63%) PHP
8 26 (5.63%) Python
9 24 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.90%) Perl
11 17 (3.68%) C
12 15 (3.25%) VB6
13 12 (2.60%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.95%) VBA
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
15 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 158 (34.20%) Degree
2 20 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (3.90%) CCNA
4 9 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.08%) ISEB
5 5 (1.08%) OCA
6 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.65%) PMP
7 3 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.43%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.43%) CCIE
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.22%) OCP
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.73%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.22%) Xen
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.65%) Munin
1 3 (0.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 120 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 73 (15.80%) Oracle
3 30 (6.49%) IBM
4 12 (2.60%) Adobe
5 9 (1.95%) VMware
6 6 (1.30%) Nintex
6 6 (1.30%) Cisco
7 4 (0.87%) SAP
7 4 (0.87%) Google
7 4 (0.87%) Zend
8 3 (0.65%) Facebook
8 3 (0.65%) Nokia
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.43%) MKS
9 2 (0.43%) Perforce
9 2 (0.43%) Sybase
9 2 (0.43%) Citrix
9 2 (0.43%) Juniper
9 2 (0.43%) Twitter
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21 - 25k plus pension, health care, life assurance and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Technorecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits (Incremental rises to £30K)
Posted: 6 days ago