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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 83 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.43% 1.40% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.47% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 23
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
1322 1090 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.43% 95.45% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 832 717
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 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 28 November 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 +17 4 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Hockley - 3 £30,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Brentwood -19 1 £29,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 27 (49.09%) .NET
2 23 (41.82%) HTML
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
5 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 18 (32.73%) VB.NET
6 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
7 17 (30.91%) Finance
8 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
9 15 (27.27%) jQuery
10 14 (25.45%) Degree
10 14 (25.45%) C#
11 10 (18.18%) CSS
11 10 (18.18%) Web Development
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
13 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
14 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
14 5 (9.09%) OCA
14 5 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (9.09%) Oracle
14 5 (9.09%) Java
14 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
14 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
15 4 (7.27%) Marketing
15 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
15 4 (7.27%) PHP
15 4 (7.27%) MySQL
15 4 (7.27%) VB
15 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
1 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) Junos
2 2 (3.64%) Multicast
2 2 (3.64%) SDH
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) DWDM
2 2 (3.64%) MPLS
2 2 (3.64%) OSPF
2 2 (3.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQLPlus
4 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) .NET
2 23 (41.82%) HTML
3 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
4 15 (27.27%) jQuery
5 10 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 3 (5.45%) J2EE
6 3 (5.45%) Struts
7 2 (3.64%) XML
7 2 (3.64%) WCF
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.82%) REST
8 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.82%) Sass
8 1 (1.82%) OOCSS
8 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.82%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Equities
4 2 (3.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Social Network
5 1 (1.82%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Web Development
2 4 (7.27%) MVC
3 3 (5.45%) Scrum
3 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.45%) Service Management
3 3 (5.45%) Online Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.64%) System Testing
4 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (3.64%) Budget Control
4 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.64%) OO
4 2 (3.64%) Project Management
4 2 (3.64%) TDD
4 2 (3.64%) Network Design
5 1 (1.82%) Web Design
5 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) VB.NET
4 14 (25.45%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) VB
7 3 (5.45%) Perl
7 3 (5.45%) VB6
8 2 (3.64%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) XAML
9 1 (1.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) OCA
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.64%) JNCIE
3 2 (3.64%) CCIE
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) OCP
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago