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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 70 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 79 35 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.33% 1.85% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 1.91% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 62
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £20,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -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
2241 1832 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.56% 96.78% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1412 2497
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 -11 18 £23,000 -6.12%
Hemel Hempstead -6 8 £25,000 - 2
Stevenage - 6 £24,750 -
Ware - 6 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City -10 4 £30,000 +13.20%
Rickmansworth -13 3 £17,000 -19.04%
St Albans -29 3 £23,500 +14.63%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £22,500 -
Letchworth - 3 £25,500 -
Hitchin - 3 £26,500 -
Hertford -1 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 77 (51.68%) SQL
2 61 (40.94%) Degree
3 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
4 50 (33.56%) .NET
5 45 (30.20%) C#
5 45 (30.20%) Windows
6 42 (28.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (25.50%) Oracle
8 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
9 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
9 34 (22.82%) HTML
10 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET
11 31 (20.81%) Java
12 29 (19.46%) Computer Science
12 29 (19.46%) Finance
13 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
14 27 (18.12%) MVC
15 25 (16.78%) MS Excel
16 24 (16.11%) CSS
17 23 (15.44%) IBM
18 21 (14.09%) Retail
19 20 (13.42%) WebSphere Application Server
19 20 (13.42%) WebSphere
19 20 (13.42%) E-Commerce
20 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (11.41%) HTML5
20 17 (11.41%) Manufacturing
21 16 (10.74%) MS Office
21 16 (10.74%) Linux
21 16 (10.74%) Time Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (13.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 20 (13.42%) WebSphere
2 15 (10.07%) OpenEdge
3 12 (8.05%) IIS
4 10 (6.71%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.36%) MQSeries
6 5 (3.36%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.01%) Node.js
7 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.01%) Drupal
7 3 (2.01%) WordPress
7 3 (2.01%) CMS
8 1 (0.67%) SAS
8 1 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.74%) MS Office
3 6 (4.03%) Mingle
4 5 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.34%) InDesign
6 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) FTP
1 5 (3.36%) HTTP
2 3 (2.01%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 42 (28.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (10.07%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (8.05%) MySQL
5 11 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (6.04%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.03%) RavenDB
7 6 (4.03%) Neo4j
7 6 (4.03%) MS Access
8 5 (3.36%) DB2
9 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.68%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.01%) SQLPlus
10 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.03%) NUnit
2 6 (4.03%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.03%) MSTest
2 6 (4.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.68%) JUnit
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.01%) Toad
4 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.34%) Maven
5 2 (1.34%) Ant
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) JIRA
6 1 (0.67%) Redmine
General
1 29 (19.46%) Finance
2 21 (14.09%) Retail
3 17 (11.41%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.03%) Marketing
5 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) Games
6 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.56%) .NET
2 34 (22.82%) HTML
3 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET
4 24 (16.11%) CSS
5 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (11.41%) HTML5
6 15 (10.07%) .NET Framework
7 12 (8.05%) XML
7 12 (8.05%) jQuery
7 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (7.38%) Ajax
9 8 (5.37%) CSS3
9 8 (5.37%) Web Services
10 7 (4.70%) JDBC
10 7 (4.70%) WinForms
10 7 (4.70%) RESTful
11 6 (4.03%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (4.03%) LINQ
11 6 (4.03%) Swing
11 6 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.38%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.01%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (2.01%) Statistics
5 3 (2.01%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.01%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.34%) Social Media
6 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.67%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) Physics
7 1 (0.67%) EPoS
7 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.20%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Linux
3 11 (7.38%) UNIX
4 5 (3.36%) AIX
4 5 (3.36%) Solaris
5 2 (1.34%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) CentOS
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
2 27 (18.12%) MVC
3 20 (13.42%) E-Commerce
4 16 (10.74%) Time Management
5 15 (10.07%) ITIL
5 15 (10.07%) OO
6 14 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.40%) Web Development
7 12 (8.05%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.38%) Project Management
9 10 (6.71%) TDD
10 7 (4.70%) Asset Management
10 7 (4.70%) CRM
11 6 (4.03%) OOP
11 6 (4.03%) BDD
11 6 (4.03%) CQRS
12 5 (3.36%) Data Entry
12 5 (3.36%) Online Marketing
12 5 (3.36%) Manual Testing
12 5 (3.36%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (51.68%) SQL
2 45 (30.20%) C#
3 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
4 31 (20.81%) Java
5 15 (10.07%) VB
6 14 (9.40%) VB.NET
7 13 (8.72%) T-SQL
8 12 (8.05%) Python
9 10 (6.71%) C
9 10 (6.71%) C++
10 9 (6.04%) Perl
10 9 (6.04%) PHP
11 7 (4.70%) VB6
12 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.36%) VBA
14 3 (2.01%) PHP5
15 2 (1.34%) Scala
16 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.67%) R
16 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (40.94%) Degree
2 5 (3.36%) ISEB
2 5 (3.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.34%) CCNA
4 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CISM
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) MCSA
5 1 (0.67%) PhD
5 1 (0.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 38 (25.50%) Oracle
2 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.44%) IBM
4 4 (2.68%) Adobe
4 4 (2.68%) Zend
5 2 (1.34%) Google
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Apple
6 1 (0.67%) Sencha
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago