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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 77 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 234 172 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.03% 2.38% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 2.50% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 178 149 192
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
7435 6868 8675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.22% 95.05% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6116 5893 7372
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Cambridgeshire 0 71 £25,000 -9.09% 8
Hertfordshire -1 63 £27,000 +20.00% 8
Bedfordshire +24 46 £28,000 +7.69% 4
Essex +11 31 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Suffolk +11 17 £25,000 - 4
Norfolk +9 5 £24,000 +6.66% 1
East Anglia - 1 £38,000 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 161 (34.48%) Degree
2 157 (33.62%) SQL
3 122 (26.12%) .NET
4 107 (22.91%) Windows
5 104 (22.27%) Microsoft
6 99 (21.20%) SQL Server
7 96 (20.56%) Finance
8 84 (17.99%) C#
9 79 (16.92%) Computer Science
10 75 (16.06%) JavaScript
11 74 (15.85%) HTML
12 71 (15.20%) Java
13 70 (14.99%) Oracle
14 62 (13.28%) ASP.NET
15 57 (12.21%) MS Excel
16 54 (11.56%) VB.NET
17 53 (11.35%) Linux
18 52 (11.13%) CSS
18 52 (11.13%) Software Engineering
19 45 (9.64%) Retail
20 42 (8.99%) Telecoms
21 41 (8.78%) MVC
22 40 (8.57%) Visual Studio
22 40 (8.57%) C++
23 39 (8.35%) UNIX
24 38 (8.14%) PHP
24 38 (8.14%) jQuery
25 37 (7.92%) MySQL
26 36 (7.71%) OO
27 35 (7.49%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
1 22 (4.71%) WebSphere
2 21 (4.50%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.64%) IIS
4 15 (3.21%) MQSeries
4 15 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
5 11 (2.36%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.50%) OpenEdge
6 7 (1.50%) CMS
7 6 (1.28%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.07%) JOnAS
8 5 (1.07%) Apache
9 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.64%) Node.js
9 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.43%) WordPress
10 2 (0.43%) Drupal
11 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.28%) MS Office
3 15 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.36%) XMetaL
5 7 (1.50%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.07%) AutoCAD
6 5 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.64%) InDesign
7 3 (0.64%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.43%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.21%) Simulink
9 1 (0.21%) MS Project
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.21%) FastStats
9 1 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (2.14%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) SaaS
2 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.93%) Internet
2 18 (3.85%) HTTP
3 17 (3.64%) FTP
4 14 (3.00%) 3G
5 13 (2.78%) LTE
6 12 (2.57%) 2G
7 10 (2.14%) Firewall
8 8 (1.71%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.71%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.71%) VPN
9 7 (1.50%) SAN
9 7 (1.50%) WAN
10 6 (1.28%) LAN
11 5 (1.07%) DNS
11 5 (1.07%) Wireless
12 4 (0.86%) Intranet
12 4 (0.86%) DHCP
13 3 (0.64%) NAS
13 3 (0.64%) MPLS
14 2 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.92%) MySQL
3 26 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.21%) DB2
7 13 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.07%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.64%) MS Access
13 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 40 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.71%) NUnit
3 20 (4.28%) MSTest
4 18 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (3.85%) Moq
5 13 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.86%) Maven
7 3 (0.64%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.64%) Subversion
7 3 (0.64%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.43%) CMake
8 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.43%) Ant
8 2 (0.43%) JUnit
8 2 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (20.56%) Finance
2 45 (9.64%) Retail
3 42 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 35 (7.49%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.85%) Marketing
6 10 (2.14%) Games
6 10 (2.14%) Electronics
7 3 (0.64%) Billing
8 2 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (26.12%) .NET
2 74 (15.85%) HTML
3 62 (13.28%) ASP.NET
4 52 (11.13%) CSS
5 38 (8.14%) jQuery
6 35 (7.49%) .NET Framework
7 31 (6.64%) WinForms
7 31 (6.64%) WPF
8 25 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (4.93%) WCF
9 23 (4.93%) J2EE
10 21 (4.50%) XML
11 20 (4.28%) JDBC
11 20 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 19 (4.07%) HTML5
13 18 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
13 18 (3.85%) Ninject
13 18 (3.85%) Spring.NET
13 18 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
13 18 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 18 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (3.43%) Mathematics
4 11 (2.36%) Clustering
5 10 (2.14%) Hedge funds
5 10 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.50%) Social Media
6 7 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.07%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.07%) Physics
8 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.86%) Open Source
10 3 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.64%) VHDL
10 3 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.43%) Statistics
11 2 (0.43%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 107 (22.91%) Windows
2 53 (11.35%) Linux
3 39 (8.35%) UNIX
4 17 (3.64%) Solaris
5 15 (3.21%) AIX
6 13 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.07%) Android
9 5 (1.07%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) CentOS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (11.13%) Software Engineering
2 41 (8.78%) MVC
3 36 (7.71%) OO
4 35 (7.49%) E-Commerce
4 35 (7.49%) Web Development
5 30 (6.42%) Scrum
5 30 (6.42%) TDD
6 25 (5.35%) System Testing
7 22 (4.71%) MVVM
8 21 (4.50%) Web Application Development
9 20 (4.28%) Project Management
10 18 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (3.85%) Kanban
10 18 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (3.00%) Time Management
12 14 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (3.00%) Analytics
13 11 (2.36%) Asset Management
13 11 (2.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (33.62%) SQL
2 84 (17.99%) C#
3 75 (16.06%) JavaScript
4 71 (15.20%) Java
5 54 (11.56%) VB.NET
6 40 (8.57%) C++
7 38 (8.14%) PHP
8 30 (6.42%) Python
9 23 (4.93%) VB
10 18 (3.85%) C
11 13 (2.78%) Perl
11 13 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.36%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.50%) VBA
14 5 (1.07%) Ruby
14 5 (1.07%) PHP5
15 4 (0.86%) Scala
15 4 (0.86%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 161 (34.48%) Degree
2 18 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.43%) CCNA
4 14 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (2.36%) PhD
6 10 (2.14%) OCA
7 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.07%) OCP
8 5 (1.07%) MCITP
9 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.64%) ISEB
11 2 (0.43%) CCIE
11 2 (0.43%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.21%) PMP
12 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.21%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.14%) QA
2 6 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.43%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.07%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 104 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 70 (14.99%) Oracle
3 24 (5.14%) IBM
4 12 (2.57%) Google
5 10 (2.14%) SunGard
6 7 (1.50%) Adobe
7 6 (1.28%) SAP
8 5 (1.07%) Cisco
9 4 (0.86%) Sybase
9 4 (0.86%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.64%) VMware
11 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.43%) Sun
11 2 (0.43%) Juniper
11 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.43%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.43%) MKS
11 2 (0.43%) Perforce
12 1 (0.21%) Lotus
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesworth, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits (Incremental rises to £30K)
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £10000 - £14000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £21000 - £22500 per annum + Personal Pension Contribution
Posted: 11 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Armour Home Electronics Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southwold
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago