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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 108 68 89
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 40 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.82% 3.38% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 3.52% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 65 65
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £33,000 £34,000
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
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 17 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 17 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 - 7 £42,500 -
Watford -9 6 £26,000 +26.82% 2
Hoddesdon -3 4 £27,500 +5.76%
Hemel Hempstead -30 4 £25,500 -18.40%
Letchworth +14 3 £29,500 -7.81% 1
Hitchin -9 3 - -
Royston - 2 £23,500 -
Stevenage +12 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Welwyn Garden City -11 1 £30,000 +71.42%
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 60 (53.10%) SQL
2 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
3 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
4 46 (40.71%) C#
5 45 (39.82%) .NET
6 40 (35.40%) Degree
7 38 (33.63%) HTML
8 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET
8 37 (32.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (28.32%) MVC
10 25 (22.12%) CSS
11 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
12 22 (19.47%) Java
13 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (17.70%) HTML5
15 18 (15.93%) Windows
16 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
16 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
16 17 (15.04%) Unit Testing
17 16 (14.16%) jQuery
17 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (14.16%) T-SQL
17 16 (14.16%) VB
17 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (13.27%) Computer Science
19 14 (12.39%) Oracle
19 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 12 (10.62%) Ajax
20 12 (10.62%) IIS
20 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (10.62%) IIS
2 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.42%) OpenEdge
3 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.65%) WordPress
4 3 (2.65%) Confluence
4 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) SAS
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.31%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.54%) MS Office
5 3 (2.65%) Mingle
6 2 (1.77%) InDesign
7 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.88%) SPSS
7 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (32.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.08%) MySQL
6 6 (5.31%) MS Access
7 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.54%) RavenDB
8 4 (3.54%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.65%) SQLPlus
9 3 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.77%) QlikView
11 1 (0.88%) Big Data
11 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.88%) DTS
11 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.31%) NUnit
4 5 (4.42%) MSTest
4 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.65%) Toad
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.65%) JUnit
6 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.65%) JIRA
7 2 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.88%) Subversion
8 1 (0.88%) Ant
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Legal
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.82%) .NET
2 38 (33.63%) HTML
3 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET
4 25 (22.12%) CSS
5 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (17.70%) HTML5
7 16 (14.16%) jQuery
8 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (10.62%) Ajax
10 11 (9.73%) LINQ
10 11 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.73%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (9.73%) XML
11 10 (8.85%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.19%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.31%) CSS3
14 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.42%) Swing
14 5 (4.42%) Web Services
14 5 (4.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.54%) Informatics
4 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.54%) FMCG
5 3 (2.65%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.65%) Statistics
5 3 (2.65%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.65%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Social Media
6 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) W3C
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) MVC
2 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.04%) Unit Testing
3 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.73%) OOP
5 10 (8.85%) OO
5 10 (8.85%) CRM
5 10 (8.85%) Web Development
6 8 (7.08%) TDD
7 6 (5.31%) Web Design
8 5 (4.42%) Workflow
8 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.42%) ITIL
8 5 (4.42%) Project Management
9 4 (3.54%) Process Management
9 4 (3.54%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) BDD
10 3 (2.65%) Content Management
10 3 (2.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.10%) SQL
2 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
3 46 (40.71%) C#
4 22 (19.47%) Java
5 16 (14.16%) T-SQL
5 16 (14.16%) VB
6 12 (10.62%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.42%) VBA
8 5 (4.42%) Python
8 5 (4.42%) VB6
8 5 (4.42%) PHP
9 4 (3.54%) C++
9 4 (3.54%) Perl
10 3 (2.65%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (35.40%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.77%) PhD
4 2 (1.77%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CISM
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) IBM
4 5 (4.42%) Adobe
5 3 (2.65%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Zend
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