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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 66 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.14% 2.33% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.43% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 30
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,200 £33,000
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
1205 906 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.56% 95.77% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 955 696 732
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +9 8 £22,000 +12.82% 3
Brentwood -19 2 £29,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £22,500 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 18 (37.50%) C#
3 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 17 (35.42%) HTML
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
6 14 (29.17%) Finance
6 14 (29.17%) Web Development
7 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.67%) jQuery
9 8 (16.67%) CSS
10 7 (14.58%) Java
10 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
10 7 (14.58%) MVC
10 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.58%) Degree
11 6 (12.50%) VB
12 5 (10.42%) Struts
12 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
12 5 (10.42%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (10.42%) J2EE
12 5 (10.42%) Service Management
12 5 (10.42%) Spring
12 5 (10.42%) TDD
12 5 (10.42%) VB6
12 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
13 4 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (8.33%) Open Source

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) jMock
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 17 (35.42%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) jQuery
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (10.42%) Struts
5 5 (10.42%) J2EE
5 5 (10.42%) Spring
6 4 (8.33%) Classic ASP
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.25%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) WPF
8 2 (4.17%) LINQ
8 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.08%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
9 1 (2.08%) REST
9 1 (2.08%) CSS3
9 1 (2.08%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Web Development
2 7 (14.58%) MVC
3 5 (10.42%) Service Management
3 5 (10.42%) TDD
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
4 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Time Management
6 2 (4.17%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.17%) MVVM
7 1 (2.08%) Change Control
7 1 (2.08%) Information Management
7 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.08%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) C#
1 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) VB
6 5 (10.42%) VB6
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Delphi
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Xen
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Facebook
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Posted: 12 days ago
Billericay
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Colchester
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Posted: 21 days ago
Colchester
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Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago