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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 65 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.80% 2.25% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 2.36% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 22
Average salary £24,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £20,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £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
1197 1188 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.91% 95.50% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 965 947 771
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,755 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 19 £22,500 -10.00%
Brentwood - 4 - -
Chelmsford +5 2 £22,500 -21.05% 2
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 30 (52.63%) C#
3 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 26 (45.61%) HTML
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
6 20 (35.09%) CSS
6 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
7 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) jQuery
9 12 (21.05%) Web Development
10 11 (19.30%) SQL
10 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
11 9 (15.79%) Finance
11 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
12 8 (14.04%) User Experience
12 8 (14.04%) Service Management
12 8 (14.04%) Client/Server
13 7 (12.28%) MVC
14 6 (10.53%) Java
15 5 (8.77%) J2EE
15 5 (8.77%) MySQL
15 5 (8.77%) Struts
15 5 (8.77%) Degree
15 5 (8.77%) Automotive
15 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
16 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
16 4 (7.02%) Open Source
16 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (7.02%) Mobile Application Development
16 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (5.26%) WordPress
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) AWD
2 1 (1.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Mockito
3 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 2 (3.51%) jMock
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) HTML
3 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
4 20 (35.09%) CSS
5 13 (22.81%) jQuery
6 5 (8.77%) J2EE
6 5 (8.77%) Struts
7 4 (7.02%) Classic ASP
7 4 (7.02%) Spring
7 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.26%) Sass
8 3 (5.26%) WCF
8 3 (5.26%) WPF
9 2 (3.51%) LINQ
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) LESS
9 2 (3.51%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.51%) LAMP
9 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Client/Server
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Open Source
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Social Network
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Web Development
2 8 (14.04%) Service Management
3 7 (12.28%) MVC
4 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (7.02%) TDD
6 3 (5.26%) Web Design
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
7 2 (3.51%) Scrum
7 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.51%) MVVM
8 1 (1.75%) Change Control
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Budget Control
8 1 (1.75%) Android Development
8 1 (1.75%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.75%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C#
2 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) VB6
6 4 (7.02%) VB
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) Delphi
7 1 (1.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) Facebook
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £12,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension / 25 Days Holiday / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
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