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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 74 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 70 56 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.05% 2.79% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 2.92% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 74
Average salary £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,800 £32,500
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
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Watford -6 23 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 6 £24,500 - 1
Letchworth - 4 £31,500 - 1
St Albans - 4 £23,500 -
Borehamwood +6 2 £23,000 -12.38% 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 2 £26,250 +16.66%
Potters Bar - 2 £25,000 -
Royston - 2 £22,500 -
Hertford - 2 £30,000 -
Harpenden +1 1 £26,000 +8.33%
Berkhamsted - 1 £19,500 - 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 62 (48.82%) SQL
2 52 (40.94%) Windows
3 51 (40.16%) Degree
4 41 (32.28%) Oracle
5 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
5 36 (28.35%) Retail
6 35 (27.56%) .NET
7 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
8 33 (25.98%) Java
9 31 (24.41%) Finance
10 28 (22.05%) C#
11 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
11 27 (21.26%) Manufacturing
12 25 (19.69%) IBM
13 24 (18.90%) Linux
14 23 (18.11%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
14 23 (18.11%) WebSphere
15 22 (17.32%) Computer Science
16 21 (16.54%) MS Office
16 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
18 19 (14.96%) UNIX
19 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
19 17 (13.39%) MVC
20 16 (12.60%) Tomcat
20 16 (12.60%) JDBC
21 15 (11.81%) HTML
21 15 (11.81%) FTP
21 15 (11.81%) Time Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (18.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 23 (18.11%) WebSphere
2 16 (12.60%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.24%) MQSeries
3 13 (10.24%) IIS
3 13 (10.24%) IBM HTTP Server
4 10 (7.87%) OpenEdge
5 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.15%) CMS
6 4 (3.15%) Node.js
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.79%) Confluence
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Office
2 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.15%) Mingle
4 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.79%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
1 2 (1.57%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) FTP
2 13 (10.24%) HTTP
3 3 (2.36%) SAN
3 3 (2.36%) Intranet
3 3 (2.36%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.36%) NAS
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.24%) DB2
4 11 (8.66%) MySQL
5 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.15%) RavenDB
8 4 (3.15%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.36%) MS Access
9 3 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.57%) QlikView
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.79%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.15%) MSTest
3 4 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (3.15%) NUnit
3 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.57%) JUnit
5 2 (1.57%) Maven
5 2 (1.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) Subversion
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.79%) Redmine
General
1 36 (28.35%) Retail
2 31 (24.41%) Finance
3 27 (21.26%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.51%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Games
7 2 (1.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.56%) .NET
2 16 (12.60%) JDBC
3 15 (11.81%) HTML
4 14 (11.02%) J2EE
5 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.24%) Middleware
6 11 (8.66%) CSS
7 10 (7.87%) XML
8 9 (7.09%) Web Services
8 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.51%) HTML5
11 5 (3.94%) jQuery
11 5 (3.94%) CSS3
11 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (3.94%) RESTful
12 4 (3.15%) Backbone.js
12 4 (3.15%) WPF
12 4 (3.15%) WinForms
12 4 (3.15%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Computer Science
2 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.30%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.94%) Clustering
5 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.57%) Statistics
7 2 (1.57%) User Experience
7 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.94%) Windows
2 24 (18.90%) Linux
3 19 (14.96%) UNIX
4 13 (10.24%) AIX
4 13 (10.24%) Solaris
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.57%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) CentOS
8 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
2 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
3 17 (13.39%) MVC
4 15 (11.81%) Time Management
5 14 (11.02%) OO
6 11 (8.66%) ITIL
6 11 (8.66%) Web Development
7 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.30%) TDD
8 7 (5.51%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.51%) Project Management
9 6 (4.72%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.94%) Network Design
10 5 (3.94%) SOA
11 4 (3.15%) OOD
11 4 (3.15%) Data Entry
11 4 (3.15%) Online Marketing
11 4 (3.15%) CQRS
11 4 (3.15%) BDD
12 3 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.82%) SQL
2 33 (25.98%) Java
3 28 (22.05%) C#
4 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.09%) C++
5 9 (7.09%) C
5 9 (7.09%) VB.NET
5 9 (7.09%) Python
6 8 (6.30%) PHP
7 7 (5.51%) Perl
8 5 (3.94%) VB
9 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.36%) VBA
11 2 (1.57%) PHP5
11 2 (1.57%) VB6
12 1 (0.79%) Lua
12 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (40.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) ISEB
2 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) MCT
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
1 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) Oracle
2 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.69%) IBM
4 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.36%) Google
5 2 (1.57%) Zend
6 1 (0.79%) Sencha
6 1 (0.79%) Hitwise
6 1 (0.79%) comScore
6 1 (0.79%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Lotus
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) Apple
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23-27K per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £18,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago