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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 45 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 50 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.25% 3.15% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 3.29% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 37
Average salary £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,900 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £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
1084 1125 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.10% 95.66% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 829 961 903
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +15 16 £25,000 -9.09%
Basildon -8 5 £27,500 +3.77%
Chelmsford -7 4 £18,750 -42.30%
Brentwood - 4 £20,000 -
Wickford - 3 £25,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 64 (63.37%) HTML
2 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
3 56 (55.45%) .NET
4 55 (54.46%) C#
5 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
6 50 (49.50%) jQuery
7 44 (43.56%) CSS
8 37 (36.63%) VB.NET
9 31 (30.69%) SQL
10 29 (28.71%) User Experience
11 26 (25.74%) Relational Database
11 26 (25.74%) MVC
12 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
13 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
13 19 (18.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
14 13 (12.87%) Degree
15 12 (11.88%) Web Design
15 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (9.90%) Subversion
16 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (9.90%) SDLC
17 9 (8.91%) PHP
17 9 (8.91%) Java
17 9 (8.91%) Workflow
18 8 (7.92%) WCF
19 7 (6.93%) WPF
19 7 (6.93%) Marketing
19 7 (6.93%) Finance

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (3.96%) JBoss
1 4 (3.96%) WordPress
2 3 (2.97%) CMS
3 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (3.96%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
4 1 (0.99%) ATM
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) SAN
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) Relational Database
2 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.90%) Subversion
4 5 (4.95%) JIRA
4 5 (4.95%) ReSharper
4 5 (4.95%) NUnit
4 5 (4.95%) CruiseControl
4 5 (4.95%) JUnit
4 5 (4.95%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.95%) Mercurial
4 5 (4.95%) NCover
4 5 (4.95%) StyleCop
4 5 (4.95%) Moq
4 5 (4.95%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.95%) NCrunch
4 5 (4.95%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.99%) Grunt
5 1 (0.99%) Mockito
5 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
1 7 (6.93%) Marketing
2 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.96%) Electronics
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Games
4 1 (0.99%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (63.37%) HTML
2 56 (55.45%) .NET
3 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
4 50 (49.50%) jQuery
5 44 (43.56%) CSS
6 19 (18.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (7.92%) WCF
9 7 (6.93%) WPF
10 6 (5.94%) J2EE
10 6 (5.94%) Web Services
11 5 (4.95%) MSMQ
11 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.95%) ADO.NET
11 5 (4.95%) Symfony
11 5 (4.95%) Spring
11 5 (4.95%) CakePHP
11 5 (4.95%) StructureMap
11 5 (4.95%) AppFabric
11 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.71%) User Experience
2 5 (4.95%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.97%) EPoS
5 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.99%) EMV
6 1 (0.99%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) APACS
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Android
2 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) MVC
2 13 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (11.88%) Web Design
3 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.90%) SDLC
5 9 (8.91%) Workflow
6 6 (5.94%) Project Planning
6 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
7 4 (3.96%) Web Development
7 4 (3.96%) Logistics
8 3 (2.97%) Scrum
8 3 (2.97%) TDD
8 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.97%) Service Management
8 3 (2.97%) Business Analysis
9 2 (1.98%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (1.98%) Wealth Management
9 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (1.98%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (1.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
2 55 (54.46%) C#
3 37 (36.63%) VB.NET
4 31 (30.69%) SQL
5 9 (8.91%) PHP
5 9 (8.91%) Java
6 5 (4.95%) XPath
6 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.97%) Delphi
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) CCNP
2 1 (0.99%) CCNA
2 1 (0.99%) ISEB
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) Intel
3 3 (2.97%) Adobe
3 3 (2.97%) Google
3 3 (2.97%) Facebook
4 1 (0.99%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (0.99%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco
4 1 (0.99%) AirMagnet
4 1 (0.99%) Aruba
4 1 (0.99%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.99%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.99%) Motorola
4 1 (0.99%) VMware
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