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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 42 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 51 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.10% 3.17% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 3.32% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 30
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,750
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
1134 1055 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.16% 95.56% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 869 863 841
Average salary £39,600 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 +12 14 £25,000 +2.04% 4
Brentwood - 5 - -
Chelmsford -18 4 £18,750 -40.00%
Basildon -7 3 £25,000 -
Wickford - 2 £25,000 -
Braintree - 1 £21,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 63 (61.76%) HTML
2 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 53 (51.96%) .NET
4 51 (50.00%) C#
5 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET
6 47 (46.08%) jQuery
7 44 (43.14%) CSS
8 35 (34.31%) VB.NET
9 29 (28.43%) User Experience
10 28 (27.45%) SQL
10 28 (27.45%) MVC
11 26 (25.49%) Relational Database
12 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
13 19 (18.63%) Degree
14 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
16 14 (13.73%) Java
17 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (11.76%) Subversion
18 12 (11.76%) SDLC
19 10 (9.80%) Web Design
19 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 10 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
20 9 (8.82%) Workflow
20 9 (8.82%) PHP
20 9 (8.82%) J2EE
21 8 (7.84%) JUnit
21 8 (7.84%) Hibernate
21 8 (7.84%) WCF

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (6.86%) JBoss
2 4 (3.92%) WordPress
3 3 (2.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Project
2 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.98%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
2 4 (3.92%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (3.92%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) ATM
4 1 (0.98%) DHCP
4 1 (0.98%) DNS
4 1 (0.98%) SAN
4 1 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.49%) Relational Database
2 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.76%) Subversion
4 8 (7.84%) JUnit
5 5 (4.90%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.90%) NUnit
5 5 (4.90%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.90%) JIRA
5 5 (4.90%) ReSharper
5 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.90%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.90%) NCover
5 5 (4.90%) StyleCop
5 5 (4.90%) Moq
5 5 (4.90%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.90%) NCrunch
5 5 (4.90%) NSubstitute
6 2 (1.96%) Grunt
7 1 (0.98%) Bower
7 1 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 7 (6.86%) Marketing
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.76%) HTML
2 53 (51.96%) .NET
3 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET
4 47 (46.08%) jQuery
5 44 (43.14%) CSS
6 16 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (8.82%) J2EE
9 8 (7.84%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.84%) Spring
9 8 (7.84%) WCF
10 7 (6.86%) WPF
10 7 (6.86%) EJB
10 7 (6.86%) JavaBeans
11 6 (5.88%) Web Services
11 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (4.90%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (4.90%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.43%) User Experience
2 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.90%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.94%) EPoS
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.98%) EMV
7 1 (0.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Android
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) MVC
2 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.76%) SDLC
4 10 (9.80%) Web Design
4 10 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (8.82%) Workflow
6 8 (7.84%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.90%) Web Development
9 4 (3.92%) Logistics
10 3 (2.94%) Scrum
10 3 (2.94%) TDD
10 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.94%) Business Analysis
11 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.96%) Web Application Development
11 2 (1.96%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 51 (50.00%) C#
3 35 (34.31%) VB.NET
4 28 (27.45%) SQL
5 14 (13.73%) Java
6 9 (8.82%) PHP
7 5 (4.90%) XPath
7 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.94%) Delphi
9 1 (0.98%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) VB6
9 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) CCNP
2 1 (0.98%) CCNA
2 1 (0.98%) ISEB
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Intel
2 4 (3.92%) Google
3 3 (2.94%) Adobe
3 3 (2.94%) Facebook
4 1 (0.98%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco
4 1 (0.98%) Motorola
4 1 (0.98%) VMware
4 1 (0.98%) AirMagnet
4 1 (0.98%) Aruba
4 1 (0.98%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.98%) Gemalto
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago