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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 96 78 100
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 51 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.57% 3.02% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 3.16% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 52
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £39,600
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
1882 2028 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.62% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1574 2041
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(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
Ware - 11 - - 1
St Albans - 9 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -14 7 £22,500 -32.33%
Watford -12 6 £31,250 +52.43%
Hitchin - 4 - - 1
Royston - 3 £24,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £17,000 - 1
Stevenage +21 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Bishop's Stortford +15 1 £22,500 -
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 6 March 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 75 (55.56%) SQL
2 61 (45.19%) SQL Server
3 56 (41.48%) JavaScript
3 56 (41.48%) Degree
4 51 (37.78%) .NET
5 47 (34.81%) C#
5 47 (34.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (32.59%) HTML
7 41 (30.37%) ASP.NET
8 35 (25.93%) MVC
9 32 (23.70%) Windows
10 31 (22.96%) CSS
11 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
11 28 (20.74%) Computer Science
12 27 (20.00%) Java
12 27 (20.00%) HTML5
13 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
14 23 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (16.30%) Oracle
16 21 (15.56%) jQuery
17 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (14.07%) Unit Testing
19 18 (13.33%) VB
19 18 (13.33%) MS Excel
19 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 17 (12.59%) OO
20 17 (12.59%) Visual Studio
21 16 (11.85%) Web Development
21 16 (11.85%) Ajax
21 16 (11.85%) T-SQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (8.89%) IIS
2 11 (8.15%) OpenEdge
2 11 (8.15%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.96%) Confluence
5 3 (2.22%) Node.js
5 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.22%) Drupal
5 3 (2.22%) WordPress
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) Mingle
3 5 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.70%) MS Office
4 2 (1.48%) InDesign
5 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) SPSS
5 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.19%) SQL Server
2 47 (34.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.15%) MySQL
5 11 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.93%) RavenDB
6 8 (5.93%) Neo4j
7 6 (4.44%) MS Access
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.22%) SQLPlus
10 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.22%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.48%) QlikView
12 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (5.93%) TeamCity
3 8 (5.93%) NUnit
4 7 (5.19%) MSTest
5 4 (2.96%) JIRA
5 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.96%) JUnit
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.22%) Toad
6 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.48%) Subversion
7 2 (1.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.74%) Redmine
8 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (9.63%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.78%) .NET
2 44 (32.59%) HTML
3 41 (30.37%) ASP.NET
4 31 (22.96%) CSS
5 27 (20.00%) HTML5
6 23 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (15.56%) jQuery
8 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 16 (11.85%) Ajax
10 14 (10.37%) .NET Framework
10 14 (10.37%) XML
11 11 (8.15%) LINQ
11 11 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (8.15%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (7.41%) CSS3
12 10 (7.41%) Web Services
13 9 (6.67%) RESTful
14 7 (5.19%) Spring
14 7 (5.19%) JSP
15 6 (4.44%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.96%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.96%) User Experience
4 4 (2.96%) Informatics
5 3 (2.22%) Statistics
5 3 (2.22%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.48%) Social Media
6 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) W3C
7 1 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.74%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Windows
2 11 (8.15%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) MVC
2 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
3 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.07%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.59%) OO
6 16 (11.85%) Web Development
7 11 (8.15%) ITIL
7 11 (8.15%) TDD
7 11 (8.15%) OOP
8 10 (7.41%) CRM
9 8 (5.93%) BDD
10 7 (5.19%) CQRS
11 6 (4.44%) Project Management
12 5 (3.70%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.70%) Workflow
12 5 (3.70%) Web Design
12 5 (3.70%) Time Management
13 4 (2.96%) Data Analysis
13 4 (2.96%) Process Management
14 3 (2.22%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.56%) SQL
2 56 (41.48%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.81%) C#
4 27 (20.00%) Java
5 18 (13.33%) VB
6 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
7 14 (10.37%) VB.NET
8 10 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.67%) PHP
10 6 (4.44%) Python
10 6 (4.44%) C++
11 5 (3.70%) Perl
11 5 (3.70%) VBA
11 5 (3.70%) VB6
12 3 (2.22%) PHP5
12 3 (2.22%) C
13 1 (0.74%) Lua
13 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.74%) Scala
13 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (41.48%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.22%) ISEB
3 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.48%) PhD
4 2 (1.48%) CCNA
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CISM
5 1 (0.74%) MCSA
5 1 (0.74%) CCNP
5 1 (0.74%) CISSP
5 1 (0.74%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Oracle
3 13 (9.63%) IBM
4 4 (2.96%) Adobe
4 4 (2.96%) Zend
5 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.22%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.48%) Tableau
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.74%) Sencha
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
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