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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 73 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 75 53 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.17% 2.67% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.80% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 80
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,550 £31,350
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
2258 1891 3007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.52% 95.36% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1869 1557 2418
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 -17 23 £23,000 -4.16% 2
St Albans - 6 £23,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £25,000 - 3
Letchworth - 4 £31,500 -
Stevenage +7 3 £25,000 +16.27%
Hertford - 3 £30,000 -
Hitchin - 3 £26,500 -
Borehamwood +2 2 £23,000 -23.33%
Potters Bar - 2 £25,000 -
Royston - 2 £22,500 -
Bishop's Stortford -1 1 £22,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £19,500 - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £30,000 - 1
Junior
East of England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 63 (48.84%) SQL
2 53 (41.09%) Windows
3 51 (39.53%) Degree
4 41 (31.78%) SQL Server
5 40 (31.01%) Oracle
6 37 (28.68%) .NET
7 32 (24.81%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.48%) C#
9 28 (21.71%) Java
9 28 (21.71%) Finance
10 25 (19.38%) IBM
10 25 (19.38%) Retail
10 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
11 24 (18.60%) Computer Science
11 24 (18.60%) E-Commerce
12 23 (17.83%) JavaScript
12 23 (17.83%) WebSphere Application Server
12 23 (17.83%) WebSphere
13 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (16.28%) Manufacturing
15 20 (15.50%) HTML
15 20 (15.50%) Linux
16 18 (13.95%) MS Excel
16 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
16 18 (13.95%) MVC
17 16 (12.40%) Time Management
17 16 (12.40%) MS Office
17 16 (12.40%) ITIL
18 15 (11.63%) OO
18 15 (11.63%) OpenEdge

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (17.83%) WebSphere Application Server
1 23 (17.83%) WebSphere
2 15 (11.63%) OpenEdge
3 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.20%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (6.20%) IIS
4 8 (6.20%) MQSeries
5 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.10%) Node.js
6 4 (3.10%) CMS
7 3 (2.33%) Drupal
7 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
8 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.40%) MS Office
3 6 (4.65%) Mingle
4 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.78%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
1 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.78%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) FTP
1 8 (6.20%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) NAS
2 3 (2.33%) SAN
2 3 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (10.08%) MySQL
5 8 (6.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.20%) DB2
6 6 (4.65%) RavenDB
6 6 (4.65%) Neo4j
7 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.10%) MS Access
9 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.55%) QlikView
11 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.78%) BigTable
11 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (4.65%) MSTest
3 6 (4.65%) NUnit
3 6 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.55%) Ant
5 2 (1.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) Subversion
6 1 (0.78%) JUnit
6 1 (0.78%) Redmine
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 25 (19.38%) Retail
3 21 (16.28%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.43%) Marketing
5 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.33%) Games
7 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.68%) .NET
2 20 (15.50%) HTML
3 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 15 (11.63%) CSS
5 13 (10.08%) XML
6 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (7.75%) HTML5
7 10 (7.75%) JDBC
7 10 (7.75%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.20%) Middleware
8 8 (6.20%) J2EE
8 8 (6.20%) Web Services
9 7 (5.43%) RESTful
9 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (5.43%) CSS3
10 6 (4.65%) jQuery
11 5 (3.88%) Ajax
11 5 (3.88%) JSP
11 5 (3.88%) WinForms
12 4 (3.10%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Clustering
5 3 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.55%) User Experience
6 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.55%) Statistics
6 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) W3C
7 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.09%) Windows
2 20 (15.50%) Linux
3 14 (10.85%) UNIX
4 8 (6.20%) AIX
4 8 (6.20%) Solaris
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) Android
7 1 (0.78%) CentOS
7 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
2 24 (18.60%) E-Commerce
3 18 (13.95%) MVC
4 16 (12.40%) Time Management
4 16 (12.40%) ITIL
5 15 (11.63%) OO
6 14 (10.85%) Web Development
7 10 (7.75%) Project Management
7 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.98%) TDD
9 7 (5.43%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.43%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.65%) CQRS
10 6 (4.65%) BDD
11 5 (3.88%) SOA
11 5 (3.88%) Online Marketing
11 5 (3.88%) Data Entry
12 4 (3.10%) OOD
12 4 (3.10%) Network Design
13 3 (2.33%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) SQL
2 29 (22.48%) C#
3 28 (21.71%) Java
4 23 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.75%) Python
5 10 (7.75%) PHP
5 10 (7.75%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.75%) C
6 8 (6.20%) Perl
7 7 (5.43%) C++
8 6 (4.65%) VB
8 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.33%) PHP5
10 3 (2.33%) VB6
10 3 (2.33%) VBA
11 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) Lua
Qualifications
1 51 (39.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) ISEB
2 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) MCT
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (31.01%) Oracle
2 32 (24.81%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.38%) IBM
4 4 (3.10%) Zend
5 3 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe
7 1 (0.78%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Apple
7 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.78%) comScore
7 1 (0.78%) Sencha
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