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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 62 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 40 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.33% 2.18% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.27% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 20
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1162 1236 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.59% 96.34% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 876 997 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -2 25 £25,000 +13.63% 1
Chelmsford +7 4 £23,000 +8.23%
Brentwood +4 4 £22,750 -21.55% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £21,500 - 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 46 (48.94%) HTML
1 46 (48.94%) JavaScript
2 45 (47.87%) CSS
3 44 (46.81%) .NET
4 42 (44.68%) C#
5 36 (38.30%) jQuery
6 33 (35.11%) VB.NET
6 33 (35.11%) User Experience
7 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
8 31 (32.98%) Relational Database
9 20 (21.28%) Degree
10 18 (19.15%) SQL
11 15 (15.96%) Java
11 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
12 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
13 13 (13.83%) MVC
14 11 (11.70%) Spring
14 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
15 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
15 10 (10.64%) J2EE
15 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
16 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.57%) Finance
17 8 (8.51%) Photoshop
17 8 (8.51%) Wealth Management
18 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
18 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (7.45%) HTML5
18 7 (7.45%) SDLC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) InDesign
4 2 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.13%) MS Office
5 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.06%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.06%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.19%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Firebase
2 1 (1.06%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.06%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.06%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.45%) MS Access
5 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) JUnit
2 6 (6.38%) Subversion
3 1 (1.06%) Bower
3 1 (1.06%) Grunt
3 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) HTML
2 45 (47.87%) CSS
3 44 (46.81%) .NET
4 36 (38.30%) jQuery
5 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
6 11 (11.70%) Spring
7 10 (10.64%) J2EE
8 7 (7.45%) HTML5
9 6 (6.38%) CSS3
10 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.32%) EJB
10 5 (5.32%) JavaBeans
10 5 (5.32%) WCF
10 5 (5.32%) XML
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.26%) JSON
11 4 (4.26%) Sass
11 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.11%) User Experience
2 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.45%) Clustering
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Windows
2 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) MVC
2 8 (8.51%) Wealth Management
3 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
3 7 (7.45%) SDLC
4 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.38%) Front End Development
4 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
5 5 (5.32%) ITIL
6 4 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.26%) Web Design
7 3 (3.19%) CRM
7 3 (3.19%) OO
7 3 (3.19%) Time Management
7 3 (3.19%) Web Development
8 2 (2.13%) Content Management
8 2 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.13%) OOP
8 2 (2.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.13%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.94%) JavaScript
2 42 (44.68%) C#
3 33 (35.11%) VB.NET
4 18 (19.15%) SQL
5 15 (15.96%) Java
6 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.32%) PHP
8 3 (3.19%) VBScript
9 2 (2.13%) C++
9 2 (2.13%) VBA
10 1 (1.06%) C
10 1 (1.06%) Delphi
10 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) VB
10 1 (1.06%) VB6
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.13%) MCSD
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.06%) Altiris
3 1 (1.06%) Avaya
3 1 (1.06%) Google
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 & Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago