The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 65 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 85 70 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.42% 2.64% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 2.77% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 47
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
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 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -2 26 £20,500 -18.00% 2
Hoddesdon - 9 £26,000 -
Letchworth -13 8 £32,000 +28.00%
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Stevenage -6 4 £22,500 -
Hitchin - 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City +14 3 £17,500 -46.15%
Hertford +2 3 £30,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £28,500 - 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 82 (65.08%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 45 (35.71%) Degree
4 43 (34.13%) Oracle
5 37 (29.37%) Retail
6 35 (27.78%) Finance
7 33 (26.19%) Windows
8 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
9 31 (24.60%) E-Commerce
10 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 24 (19.05%) .NET
12 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
13 20 (15.87%) JDBC
14 19 (15.08%) Manufacturing
14 19 (15.08%) PHP
14 19 (15.08%) IBM
15 18 (14.29%) J2EE
16 17 (13.49%) MS Office
16 17 (13.49%) FTP
16 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
16 17 (13.49%) Linux
17 16 (12.70%) IIS
17 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
17 16 (12.70%) HTML
18 15 (11.90%) DB2
18 15 (11.90%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (11.90%) AIX
18 15 (11.90%) Solaris
18 15 (11.90%) UNIX
18 15 (11.90%) MQSeries

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.70%) IIS
3 15 (11.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (11.90%) MQSeries
3 15 (11.90%) IBM HTTP Server
3 15 (11.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.38%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) WordPress
6 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (13.49%) MS Office
2 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.38%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.79%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) RiskWrite
1 4 (3.17%) Magento
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.59%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.79%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) FTP
2 15 (11.90%) HTTP
3 8 (6.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.79%) SMS
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) SMPP
5 1 (0.79%) NFC
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) DB2
3 9 (7.14%) MySQL
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Selenium
2 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.79%) Ant
3 1 (0.79%) JUnit
3 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) MSTest
3 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
General
1 37 (29.37%) Retail
2 35 (27.78%) Finance
3 19 (15.08%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.14%) Marketing
5 4 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.59%) French Language
6 2 (1.59%) German Language
6 2 (1.59%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.59%) Billing
6 2 (1.59%) Games
6 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) .NET
2 20 (15.87%) JDBC
3 18 (14.29%) J2EE
4 16 (12.70%) HTML
5 15 (11.90%) Middleware
6 14 (11.11%) Swing
7 9 (7.14%) Web Services
8 7 (5.56%) jQuery
9 6 (4.76%) CSS
10 5 (3.97%) XML
10 5 (3.97%) JSP
10 5 (3.97%) JSF
11 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.59%) Ajax
12 2 (1.59%) Spring
12 2 (1.59%) SAP XI
12 2 (1.59%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.59%) XHTML
13 1 (0.79%) SOAP
13 1 (0.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.17%) Informatics
2 4 (3.17%) Clustering
3 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.59%) Blog
5 1 (0.79%) W3C
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.79%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.19%) Windows
2 17 (13.49%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) AIX
3 15 (11.90%) Solaris
3 15 (11.90%) UNIX
4 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.60%) E-Commerce
2 15 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (8.73%) Data Analysis
4 9 (7.14%) MVC
5 8 (6.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.76%) ERP
7 5 (3.97%) OO
7 5 (3.97%) ETL
7 5 (3.97%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.17%) Analytics
8 4 (3.17%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.17%) Web Analytics
8 4 (3.17%) Network Design
8 4 (3.17%) Change Management
9 3 (2.38%) B2B
9 3 (2.38%) CRM
9 3 (2.38%) SEO
9 3 (2.38%) Web Development
9 3 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (65.08%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 19 (15.08%) PHP
4 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.52%) C#
5 12 (9.52%) Perl
5 12 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.73%) VBA
7 10 (7.94%) Python
8 9 (7.14%) C++
9 5 (3.97%) VB
10 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.38%) C
11 3 (2.38%) VBScript
12 2 (1.59%) VB6
13 1 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) MCTS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (34.13%) Oracle
2 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.08%) IBM
4 7 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.97%) Teradata
6 4 (3.17%) SAP
7 3 (2.38%) Epicor
7 3 (2.38%) Lotus
7 3 (2.38%) Sage
8 2 (1.59%) Hitwise
8 2 (1.59%) comScore
8 2 (1.59%) Google
8 2 (1.59%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.59%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco
9 1 (0.79%) NetApp
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Signet Limited
Salary: Competitive salary with benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Veritape Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum 26 days paid annual leave + Pvt Med
Posted: 16 days ago