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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 82 46 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.40% 2.40% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 2.49% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 66 40 70
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,250 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
2291 1846 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.87% 96.45% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1470 2399
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -13 20 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +1 7 £25,000 - 4
St Albans -28 7 £23,500 +14.63% 2
Letchworth - 6 £26,750 -
Stevenage +4 4 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Welwyn Garden City -7 4 £30,000 +13.20%
Hertford - 3 £30,000 -
Hitchin - 3 £26,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £23,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +4 1 £22,500 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £25,000 -
Royston - 1 £22,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 73 (51.05%) SQL
2 56 (39.16%) Degree
3 52 (36.36%) Windows
4 47 (32.87%) SQL Server
5 46 (32.17%) .NET
6 43 (30.07%) Oracle
7 41 (28.67%) C#
8 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
9 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (22.38%) Java
11 31 (21.68%) Software Engineering
12 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
13 29 (20.28%) IBM
14 28 (19.58%) Finance
14 28 (19.58%) Computer Science
15 27 (18.88%) HTML
16 25 (17.48%) WebSphere Application Server
16 25 (17.48%) WebSphere
17 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
18 23 (16.08%) Retail
19 22 (15.38%) E-Commerce
20 20 (13.99%) MVC
20 20 (13.99%) ITIL
21 19 (13.29%) OpenEdge
21 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
21 19 (13.29%) Manufacturing
22 18 (12.59%) MS Excel
23 17 (11.89%) Linux
23 17 (11.89%) OO
24 16 (11.19%) Time Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (17.48%) WebSphere Application Server
1 25 (17.48%) WebSphere
2 19 (13.29%) OpenEdge
3 11 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.20%) MQSeries
4 6 (4.20%) IIS
4 6 (4.20%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.80%) CMS
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.10%) Node.js
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.10%) Drupal
7 3 (2.10%) WordPress
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.49%) MS Office
3 6 (4.20%) Mingle
4 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.80%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.70%) InDesign
6 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.70%) Magento
1 1 (0.70%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) FTP
1 6 (4.20%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) NAS
3 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (8.39%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.20%) RavenDB
6 6 (4.20%) Neo4j
6 6 (4.20%) DB2
6 6 (4.20%) MS Access
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.70%) Big Data
10 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.20%) NUnit
2 6 (4.20%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.20%) MSTest
2 6 (4.20%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.80%) JUnit
4 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) Maven
5 2 (1.40%) Ant
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.70%) Toad
6 1 (0.70%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) Redmine
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 23 (16.08%) Retail
3 19 (13.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.20%) Marketing
5 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Games
6 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.17%) .NET
2 27 (18.88%) HTML
3 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.19%) CSS
4 16 (11.19%) XML
5 14 (9.79%) .NET Framework
6 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (7.69%) HTML5
7 8 (5.59%) CSS3
7 8 (5.59%) WinForms
7 8 (5.59%) JDBC
7 8 (5.59%) Web Services
8 7 (4.90%) RESTful
8 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (4.20%) J2EE
9 6 (4.20%) Middleware
10 5 (3.50%) Swing
10 5 (3.50%) JSP
10 5 (3.50%) jQuery
10 5 (3.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.58%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.10%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (2.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.40%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.40%) User Experience
6 2 (1.40%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) Physics
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) EPoS
7 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.36%) Windows
2 17 (11.89%) Linux
3 12 (8.39%) UNIX
4 6 (4.20%) AIX
4 6 (4.20%) Solaris
5 2 (1.40%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.68%) Software Engineering
2 22 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 20 (13.99%) ITIL
3 20 (13.99%) MVC
4 17 (11.89%) OO
5 16 (11.19%) Time Management
6 14 (9.79%) Web Development
7 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.69%) Project Management
9 10 (6.99%) TDD
10 7 (4.90%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.20%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.20%) BDD
11 6 (4.20%) CQRS
12 5 (3.50%) Manual Testing
12 5 (3.50%) Data Entry
12 5 (3.50%) Online Marketing
12 5 (3.50%) Automated Testing
12 5 (3.50%) Content Management
12 5 (3.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.05%) SQL
2 41 (28.67%) C#
3 32 (22.38%) Java
4 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.49%) VB.NET
6 12 (8.39%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.69%) Python
8 10 (6.99%) C
8 10 (6.99%) VB
8 10 (6.99%) C++
9 8 (5.59%) Perl
9 8 (5.59%) PHP
10 7 (4.90%) VB6
10 7 (4.90%) VBA
11 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.10%) PHP5
13 2 (1.40%) Scala
14 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.70%) R
14 1 (0.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 56 (39.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ISEB
2 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) MCT
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 43 (30.07%) Oracle
2 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
3 29 (20.28%) IBM
4 4 (2.80%) Zend
4 4 (2.80%) Adobe
5 3 (2.10%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) Sencha
6 1 (0.70%) Hitwise
6 1 (0.70%) comScore
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Baldock, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Borehamwood
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Reynolds Catering Supplies
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 16 days ago
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