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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 112 116 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 34 39 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 1.70% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.76% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 60
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £33,000
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
2155 2217 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 96.56% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1805 1971
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Watford +14 11 £31,000 +19.23% 2
Stevenage +4 6 £30,000 +46.34%
Hemel Hempstead +11 3 £32,500 +14.03% 1
St Albans +19 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Welwyn Garden City +18 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £27,500 -
Hertford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 32 (36.78%) Degree
2 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
3 29 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (33.33%) .NET
3 29 (33.33%) MVC
4 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
5 23 (26.44%) C#
6 19 (21.84%) HTML
7 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
7 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (16.09%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.09%) BDD
8 14 (16.09%) Entity Framework
8 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (14.94%) WCF
9 13 (14.94%) T-SQL
10 12 (13.79%) Finance
11 11 (12.64%) CSS
11 11 (12.64%) Node.js
11 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
11 11 (12.64%) RESTful
11 11 (12.64%) Ruby
11 11 (12.64%) TDD
11 11 (12.64%) Code First Entity Framework
11 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (12.64%) Web Application Development
12 10 (11.49%) Data Analysis

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 11 (12.64%) Node.js
2 2 (2.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 4 (4.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.15%) 3ds Max
4 1 (1.15%) Maya
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
1 1 (1.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) DHCP
1 1 (1.15%) DNS
1 1 (1.15%) VoIP
1 1 (1.15%) VPN
1 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.60%) QlikView
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.45%) Selenium
4 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.30%) JIRA
5 2 (2.30%) JUnit
5 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Retail
3 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) .NET
2 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.84%) HTML
4 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (16.09%) .NET Framework
5 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (16.09%) Entity Framework
6 13 (14.94%) WCF
7 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 11 (12.64%) Code First Entity Framework
7 11 (12.64%) CSS
7 11 (12.64%) RESTful
8 9 (10.34%) jQuery
9 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.60%) HTML5
11 3 (3.45%) CSS3
12 2 (2.30%) Ajax
12 2 (2.30%) LINQ
12 2 (2.30%) REST
12 2 (2.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Physics
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Linux
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Unix
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) MVC
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) BDD
4 11 (12.64%) TDD
4 11 (12.64%) Web Application Development
5 10 (11.49%) Data Analysis
6 9 (10.34%) Analytics
6 9 (10.34%) OO
7 8 (9.20%) OOP
8 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.75%) Data Management
9 5 (5.75%) DevOps
9 5 (5.75%) ETL
9 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.60%) Business Analytics
10 4 (4.60%) ERP
10 4 (4.60%) Scrum
10 4 (4.60%) Web Design
10 4 (4.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) SQL
2 23 (26.44%) C#
3 13 (14.94%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Ruby
5 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.20%) Python
7 7 (8.05%) Java
8 6 (6.90%) Perl
8 6 (6.90%) VB
9 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.45%) VB6
10 3 (3.45%) VBA
10 3 (3.45%) VBScript
11 2 (2.30%) C++
11 2 (2.30%) PHP
11 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.15%) C
12 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (36.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) PhD
3 3 (3.45%) CCNA
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) ISEB
4 2 (2.30%) MCSA
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.15%) APMP
5 1 (1.15%) CBAP
5 1 (1.15%) MCITP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.15%) vSphere
2 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Cisco
2 4 (4.60%) Cognos
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) HP
5 1 (1.15%) Citrix
5 1 (1.15%) Dell
5 1 (1.15%) Endeca
5 1 (1.15%) Informatica
5 1 (1.15%) Juniper
5 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.15%) Planview
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Symantec
5 1 (1.15%) Tableau
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + options + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago