The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 101 62 94
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 44 88 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.02% 3.73% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 3.88% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 69 63
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,000 £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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2075 2267 2608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.02% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1799 2194
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Hertfordshire region.

Junior Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
St Albans - 9 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -23 7 £22,500 -28.00%
Watford -16 5 £28,750 +7.47%
Hitchin -11 4 - -
Hoddesdon -3 3 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Royston - 3 £24,000 -
Ware - 2 - -
Stevenage +14 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (53.85%) SQL
2 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 51 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 46 (39.32%) C#
4 46 (39.32%) .NET
4 46 (39.32%) Degree
5 41 (35.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (33.33%) HTML
7 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
8 33 (28.21%) MVC
9 26 (22.22%) Java
9 26 (22.22%) CSS
10 24 (20.51%) Windows
10 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 22 (18.80%) HTML5
12 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
12 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
14 17 (14.53%) Oracle
14 17 (14.53%) jQuery
14 17 (14.53%) Unit Testing
15 16 (13.68%) T-SQL
15 16 (13.68%) VB
15 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
17 14 (11.97%) Visual Studio
18 13 (11.11%) XML
18 13 (11.11%) Ajax

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (10.26%) IIS
2 7 (5.98%) OpenEdge
2 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) WordPress
4 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.27%) Mingle
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
4 2 (1.71%) InDesign
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
5 1 (0.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 41 (35.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (13.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.84%) MySQL
6 7 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.13%) MS Access
7 6 (5.13%) RavenDB
7 6 (5.13%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.56%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.71%) QlikView
11 1 (0.85%) Big Data
11 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.85%) DTS
11 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.13%) NUnit
4 5 (4.27%) MSTest
5 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.56%) Toad
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.56%) JUnit
6 3 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.56%) JIRA
7 2 (1.71%) Ant
8 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) Selenium
8 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (9.40%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.71%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (39.32%) .NET
2 39 (33.33%) HTML
3 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
4 26 (22.22%) CSS
5 22 (18.80%) HTML5
6 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (14.53%) jQuery
8 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 13 (11.11%) Ajax
9 13 (11.11%) XML
10 12 (10.26%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.40%) LINQ
11 11 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (9.40%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (6.84%) CSS3
12 8 (6.84%) Web Services
13 6 (5.13%) Swing
13 6 (5.13%) JSP
13 6 (5.13%) Spring
13 6 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.84%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.42%) Informatics
5 3 (2.56%) Statistics
5 3 (2.56%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.56%) FMCG
5 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.71%) Social Media
6 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Windows
2 8 (6.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) MVC
2 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
3 17 (14.53%) Unit Testing
4 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.26%) OO
5 12 (10.26%) Web Development
6 11 (9.40%) OOP
7 10 (8.55%) CRM
8 8 (6.84%) TDD
9 7 (5.98%) ITIL
10 6 (5.13%) BDD
11 5 (4.27%) Project Management
11 5 (4.27%) Workflow
11 5 (4.27%) Web Design
11 5 (4.27%) CQRS
12 4 (3.42%) Process Management
12 4 (3.42%) Data Analysis
13 3 (2.56%) Business Analysis
13 3 (2.56%) E-Commerce
13 3 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.85%) SQL
2 51 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 46 (39.32%) C#
4 26 (22.22%) Java
5 16 (13.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (13.68%) VB
6 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 6 (5.13%) Python
9 5 (4.27%) VB6
9 5 (4.27%) VBA
9 5 (4.27%) Perl
9 5 (4.27%) C++
10 2 (1.71%) VBScript
11 1 (0.85%) C
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (39.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.56%) ISEB
3 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.71%) PhD
4 2 (1.71%) CCNA
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISM
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.53%) Oracle
3 9 (7.69%) IBM
4 4 (3.42%) Adobe
5 3 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.71%) Tableau
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Zend
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