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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 66 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 31 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.53% 2.20% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.31% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 24
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,400 £32,500
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
1185 994 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.73% 95.03% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 957 777 720
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
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 6 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 6 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 +7 17 £22,500 +15.38% 1
Chelmsford -2 2 £21,250 -20.56% 1
Brentwood - 1 - -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 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 30 (56.60%) .NET
2 26 (49.06%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
3 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
4 23 (43.40%) HTML
5 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
6 14 (26.42%) CSS
7 13 (24.53%) jQuery
7 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (22.64%) SQL
8 12 (22.64%) Finance
8 12 (22.64%) Web Development
9 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
11 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
11 7 (13.21%) MVC
12 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
13 5 (9.43%) User Experience
13 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
13 5 (9.43%) Automotive
13 5 (9.43%) Java
13 5 (9.43%) Degree
14 4 (7.55%) Spring
14 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
14 4 (7.55%) TDD
14 4 (7.55%) VB6
14 4 (7.55%) VB
14 4 (7.55%) Classic ASP
14 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.89%) WordPress
1 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) jMock
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Mockito
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) .NET
2 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
3 23 (43.40%) HTML
4 14 (26.42%) CSS
5 13 (24.53%) jQuery
6 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (7.55%) Spring
6 4 (7.55%) J2EE
6 4 (7.55%) Classic ASP
6 4 (7.55%) Struts
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.77%) WCF
7 2 (3.77%) WPF
7 2 (3.77%) LINQ
8 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.89%) OAuth
8 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Social Network
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Web Development
2 8 (15.09%) Service Management
3 7 (13.21%) MVC
4 4 (7.55%) TDD
4 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.66%) Web Design
6 2 (3.77%) Scrum
6 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) Budget Control
6 2 (3.77%) MVVM
7 1 (1.89%) Change Control
7 1 (1.89%) Android Development
7 1 (1.89%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.89%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Information Management
7 1 (1.89%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) Java
6 4 (7.55%) VB6
6 4 (7.55%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Delphi
8 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PMP
2 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Xen
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Facebook
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix
3 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
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