The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 43 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 58 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.62% 2.87% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 3.00% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 32
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,400 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1181 1235 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.03% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1053 863
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Junior
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Junior Salary Trend in Essex

Junior
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Essex

Junior
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Colchester +19 29 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Basildon -4 4 £30,000 +13.20%
Chelmsford -7 4 £23,750 -20.83%
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £25,000 - 1
Brentwood - 2 £20,000 -
Wickford - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 58 (61.70%) HTML
2 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
3 53 (56.38%) .NET
4 52 (55.32%) C#
5 50 (53.19%) ASP.NET
6 45 (47.87%) jQuery
7 40 (42.55%) CSS
8 34 (36.17%) VB.NET
9 28 (29.79%) SQL
10 25 (26.60%) User Experience
11 24 (25.53%) MVC
12 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
13 20 (21.28%) Visual Studio
14 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
15 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
17 12 (12.77%) Web Design
18 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
18 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
19 9 (9.57%) PHP
19 9 (9.57%) Finance
20 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
20 8 (8.51%) Workflow
20 8 (8.51%) MySQL
21 7 (7.45%) WCF
21 7 (7.45%) Marketing
21 7 (7.45%) SDLC
22 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
22 6 (6.38%) Subversion

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (4.26%) WordPress
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) JBoss
4 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.26%) HTTP
1 4 (4.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.06%) Network Security
2 1 (1.06%) ATM
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.06%) SAN
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.51%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.06%) QlikView
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) JIRA
4 4 (4.26%) ReSharper
4 4 (4.26%) NUnit
4 4 (4.26%) CruiseControl
4 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.26%) NCover
4 4 (4.26%) StyleCop
4 4 (4.26%) Moq
4 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.26%) NCrunch
4 4 (4.26%) NSubstitute
5 3 (3.19%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) jMock
6 2 (2.13%) Mockito
7 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Marketing
3 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.26%) Electronics
4 3 (3.19%) Automotive
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) HTML
2 53 (56.38%) .NET
3 50 (53.19%) ASP.NET
4 45 (47.87%) jQuery
5 40 (42.55%) CSS
6 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (7.45%) WCF
9 6 (6.38%) WPF
10 5 (5.32%) Symfony
10 5 (5.32%) CakePHP
10 5 (5.32%) HTML5
10 5 (5.32%) Web Services
10 5 (5.32%) Laravel
11 4 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.26%) Ninject
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.26%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) User Experience
2 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) EPoS
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.06%) EMV
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) LIMS
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) APACS
5 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Android
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) MVC
2 13 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (12.77%) Web Design
4 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.51%) Workflow
5 7 (7.45%) SDLC
6 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.32%) Web Development
8 4 (4.26%) Service Management
8 4 (4.26%) TDD
8 4 (4.26%) Logistics
9 3 (3.19%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.19%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.19%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.13%) Wealth Management
10 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
2 52 (55.32%) C#
3 34 (36.17%) VB.NET
4 28 (29.79%) SQL
5 9 (9.57%) PHP
6 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.26%) Java
6 4 (4.26%) XPath
7 1 (1.06%) VB
7 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.06%) VB6
7 1 (1.06%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) CCNP
2 1 (1.06%) CCNA
2 1 (1.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Intel
3 3 (3.19%) Adobe
3 3 (3.19%) Google
3 3 (3.19%) Facebook
4 1 (1.06%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) Ingenico
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.06%) AirMagnet
4 1 (1.06%) Aruba
4 1 (1.06%) VeriFone
4 1 (1.06%) Gemalto
4 1 (1.06%) Motorola
4 1 (1.06%) VMware
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