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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 83 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.42% 2.03% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.13% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 28
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
1343 1033 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.12% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 783 741
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Colchester +13 6 £22,000 +12.82%
Brentwood -22 1 £29,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Hockley - 1 £30,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (59.62%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
2 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 20 (38.46%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) Finance
4 19 (36.54%) VB.NET
5 18 (34.62%) SQL
6 17 (32.69%) C#
7 14 (26.92%) jQuery
7 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 9 (17.31%) Degree
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.31%) Web Development
9 7 (13.46%) CSS
9 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
10 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
10 5 (9.62%) Java
10 5 (9.62%) MVC
10 5 (9.62%) Service Management
11 4 (7.69%) Scrum
11 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (7.69%) Linux
11 4 (7.69%) VB
12 3 (5.77%) VB6
12 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.77%) Cisco
12 3 (5.77%) MySQL
12 3 (5.77%) TDD

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) CMS
1 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
2 2 (3.85%) Junos
2 2 (3.85%) Multicast
2 2 (3.85%) SDH
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) DWDM
2 2 (3.85%) MPLS
2 2 (3.85%) OSPF
2 2 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.85%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.92%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Automotive
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
3 20 (38.46%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) jQuery
5 7 (13.46%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) WCF
6 3 (5.77%) Spring
6 3 (5.77%) J2EE
6 3 (5.77%) Struts
6 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.85%) HTML5
7 2 (3.85%) XML
7 2 (3.85%) Classic ASP
7 2 (3.85%) WPF
7 2 (3.85%) LINQ
8 1 (1.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.92%) Java EE
8 1 (1.92%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Web Development
2 5 (9.62%) Service Management
2 5 (9.62%) MVC
3 4 (7.69%) Scrum
3 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.77%) TDD
4 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 2 (3.85%) System Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Network Design
5 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.85%) OO
5 2 (3.85%) Budget Control
5 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.85%) MVVM
5 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (1.92%) Android Development
6 1 (1.92%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) VB.NET
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) VB
7 3 (5.77%) VB6
8 2 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.92%) Delphi
9 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) JNCIE
2 2 (3.85%) CCIE
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) OCA
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Xen
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.92%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
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