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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 92 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 48 63 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 3.12% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 3.23% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 40
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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 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
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
St Albans +14 18 £35,000 +29.62% 2
Watford +11 9 £35,000 +34.61%
Hemel Hempstead -2 6 £20,000 -20.00%
Welwyn Garden City +13 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Borehamwood - 3 £28,500 -
Letchworth -7 1 £35,000 +37.25%
Abbots Langley - 1 £35,000 -
Hertford - 1 £30,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (40.00%) Degree
2 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
3 43 (37.39%) .NET
3 43 (37.39%) SQL
4 36 (31.30%) MVC
5 35 (30.43%) HTML
6 34 (29.57%) C#
7 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 25 (21.74%) CSS
8 25 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (16.52%) .NET Framework
11 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (14.78%) Windows
12 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (13.91%) Analytics
13 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (13.91%) Finance
14 14 (12.17%) Windows Server
14 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (12.17%) WCF
15 13 (11.30%) Marketing
15 13 (11.30%) Entity Framework
16 12 (10.43%) BDD
16 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (10.43%) Web Design
16 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
16 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
16 12 (10.43%) Photoshop

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (8.70%) CMS
1 10 (8.70%) Node.js
2 3 (2.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) Drupal
4 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
1 12 (10.43%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (5.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (5.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (5.22%) Final Cut Pro
3 6 (5.22%) MS Office
4 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) VoIP
3 1 (0.87%) 3G
3 1 (0.87%) 4G
3 1 (0.87%) Broadband
3 1 (0.87%) DHCP
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) PBX
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.57%) QlikView
3 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.74%) JIRA
5 2 (1.74%) JUnit
5 2 (1.74%) MSTest
5 2 (1.74%) NUnit
5 2 (1.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) Ant
6 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Marketing
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.09%) Retail
5 6 (5.22%) Advertising
6 2 (1.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.39%) .NET
2 35 (30.43%) HTML
3 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 25 (21.74%) CSS
5 19 (16.52%) .NET Framework
6 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (12.17%) WCF
8 13 (11.30%) Entity Framework
9 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (9.57%) jQuery
11 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (8.70%) RESTful
12 9 (7.83%) XHTML
13 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (5.22%) Ajax
14 6 (5.22%) XML
15 5 (4.35%) CSS3
15 5 (4.35%) HTML5
15 5 (4.35%) LINQ
15 5 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.22%) Animation
4 6 (5.22%) Graphic Design
4 6 (5.22%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) W3C
6 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) FMCG
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
2 14 (12.17%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (1.74%) Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) MVC
2 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (13.91%) Analytics
5 12 (10.43%) BDD
5 12 (10.43%) TDD
5 12 (10.43%) Web Design
6 11 (9.57%) Business Analytics
6 11 (9.57%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.70%) OO
7 10 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 9 (7.83%) OOP
9 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.22%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (5.22%) SEO
10 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Web Development
11 5 (4.35%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.35%) ITIL
11 5 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) SQL
2 34 (29.57%) C#
3 25 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.70%) Ruby
6 6 (5.22%) VB
6 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.22%) VB6
7 4 (3.48%) Java
7 4 (3.48%) Python
8 2 (1.74%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.74%) CCNA
3 2 (1.74%) ISEB
4 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.87%) APMP
4 1 (0.87%) CBAP
4 1 (0.87%) CCNP
4 1 (0.87%) MCSA
4 1 (0.87%) MCSE
4 1 (0.87%) MCTS
4 1 (0.87%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Cognos
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.22%) Adobe
4 3 (2.61%) Google
4 3 (2.61%) Omniture
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco
5 2 (1.74%) HP
5 2 (1.74%) Remedy
6 1 (0.87%) Apple
6 1 (0.87%) Dell
6 1 (0.87%) Endeca
6 1 (0.87%) Informatica
6 1 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.87%) Planview
6 1 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) Sony
6 1 (0.87%) Tableau
6 1 (0.87%) Verint
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