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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 54 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 48 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.94% 2.36% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 2.45% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 35
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £21,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £35,000
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
1156 1345 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.91% 96.28% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1125 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 32 £25,000 -7.40% 3
Chelmsford +5 3 £25,000 -13.04% 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea +1 2 - -
Basildon -3 1 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 - -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (60.26%) HTML
1 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
2 43 (55.13%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) C#
4 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 34 (43.59%) jQuery
6 31 (39.74%) CSS
7 30 (38.46%) VB.NET
8 20 (25.64%) SQL
8 20 (25.64%) MVC
9 18 (23.08%) User Experience
10 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
11 14 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 13 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (15.38%) Web Design
14 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (11.54%) Finance
17 8 (10.26%) PHP
17 8 (10.26%) Web Development
18 7 (8.97%) MySQL
18 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
18 7 (8.97%) Service Management
18 7 (8.97%) Marketing
19 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
20 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
20 5 (6.41%) TDD
21 4 (5.13%) Intel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.13%) WordPress
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.28%) ATM
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) jMock
3 3 (3.85%) Mockito
3 3 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) Grunt
4 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Automotive
3 4 (5.13%) Electronics
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (60.26%) HTML
2 43 (55.13%) .NET
3 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 34 (43.59%) jQuery
5 31 (39.74%) CSS
6 14 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (5.13%) Struts
8 4 (5.13%) Classic ASP
8 4 (5.13%) J2EE
8 4 (5.13%) Laravel
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.13%) HTML5
8 4 (5.13%) Symfony
8 4 (5.13%) CakePHP
9 3 (3.85%) Sass
9 3 (3.85%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.85%) WCF
9 3 (3.85%) WPF
9 3 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.85%) Open Source
6 2 (2.56%) EPoS
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.28%) APACS
7 1 (1.28%) EMV
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Windows
1 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.28%) Android
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) MVC
2 13 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (15.38%) Web Design
4 8 (10.26%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) Service Management
6 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.41%) TDD
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) Logistics
7 4 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.13%) Web Application Development
8 3 (3.85%) Scrum
8 3 (3.85%) Workflow
8 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.56%) Wealth Management
9 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Time Management
10 1 (1.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
2 42 (53.85%) C#
3 30 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 20 (25.64%) SQL
5 8 (10.26%) PHP
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (2.56%) VB
7 2 (2.56%) VB6
8 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Intel
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (2.56%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Facebook
5 1 (1.28%) Ingenico
5 1 (1.28%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.28%) Gemalto
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
Basildon, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago