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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 50 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.15% 2.97% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 3.10% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 42
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,350 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,750 £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
1057 1033 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.74% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 865 843 874
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Chelmsford -2 10 £31,250 +25.00%
Hockley - 9 £25,000 -
Basildon - 4 £25,000 -
Colchester -2 2 £24,500 -10.90% 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
3 27 (38.03%) .NET
4 25 (35.21%) Degree
5 23 (32.39%) Visual Studio
6 21 (29.58%) HTML
7 20 (28.17%) VB.NET
8 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
9 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
10 15 (21.13%) Finance
11 13 (18.31%) jQuery
12 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (15.49%) C#
13 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
13 11 (15.49%) CSS
14 10 (14.08%) Windows
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle
14 10 (14.08%) OCA
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle Certification
14 10 (14.08%) RDBMS
14 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
14 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
15 7 (9.86%) Google
15 7 (9.86%) WinForms
15 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
16 6 (8.45%) Web Development
16 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (8.45%) MySQL
17 5 (7.04%) SQLPlus

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (2.82%) WordPress
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) SDH
1 2 (2.82%) WAN
1 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
1 2 (2.82%) DWDM
1 2 (2.82%) MPLS
1 2 (2.82%) OSPF
1 2 (2.82%) BGP
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
1 2 (2.82%) Junos
1 2 (2.82%) Multicast
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.08%) RDBMS
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.04%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (32.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) HTML
3 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
4 13 (18.31%) jQuery
5 11 (15.49%) CSS
6 7 (9.86%) WinForms
7 5 (7.04%) Google Maps API
7 5 (7.04%) WPF
8 4 (5.63%) HTML5
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.82%) Flash
10 2 (2.82%) CSS3
11 1 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.41%) JPA
11 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.41%) XHTML
11 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.41%) Spring
11 1 (1.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) Equities
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Tandem
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Social Network
4 1 (1.41%) Online Games
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
2 6 (8.45%) Web Development
3 5 (7.04%) Change Management
3 5 (7.04%) E-business
4 3 (4.23%) OO
4 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.23%) Online Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Network Architecture
5 2 (2.82%) Project Management
5 2 (2.82%) Network Design
5 2 (2.82%) System Testing
5 2 (2.82%) Regression Testing
5 2 (2.82%) Scrum
5 2 (2.82%) Web Design
5 2 (2.82%) MVC
6 1 (1.41%) SEO
6 1 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.41%) OOD
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 20 (28.17%) VB.NET
3 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
4 11 (15.49%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 3 (4.23%) Java
6 3 (4.23%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) OCA
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (7.04%) OCP
4 2 (2.82%) JNCIE
4 2 (2.82%) CCIE
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Google
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) InterSystems
4 2 (2.82%) Juniper
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago