The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 62 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 36 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.50% 3.71% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 3.80% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 7
Average salary £28,500 £26,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% +23.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £21,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1002 1079 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.28% 97.74% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 841 927 712
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Junior
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Kent region.

Junior Salary Trend in Kent

Junior
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Kent

Junior
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Folkestone - 14 £30,625 -
Maidstone -9 8 £22,750 -24.16% 4
Tunbridge Wells +18 3 £13,500 -46.00%
West Malling +4 1 £24,500 -14.03%
Sittingbourne - 1 £18,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 27 (32.93%) Degree
2 26 (31.71%) .NET
3 20 (24.39%) HTML
4 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
4 18 (21.95%) CSS
5 17 (20.73%) SQL
6 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.51%) Windows
7 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 14 (17.07%) VB.NET
8 12 (14.63%) C#
8 12 (14.63%) Marketing
9 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
9 11 (13.41%) Problem Management
10 10 (12.20%) Graphic Design
10 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.20%) Adobe
11 9 (10.98%) ITIL
12 8 (9.76%) Linux
12 8 (9.76%) Photoshop
12 8 (9.76%) Service Management
12 8 (9.76%) WinForms
12 8 (9.76%) Local Government
12 8 (9.76%) jQuery
12 8 (9.76%) HTML5
12 8 (9.76%) CSS3
12 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (2.44%) Apache
1 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.44%) Mule
2 1 (1.22%) Node.js
2 1 (1.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.32%) InDesign
4 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Wireless
1 3 (3.66%) ADSL
1 3 (3.66%) Broadband
1 3 (3.66%) LAN
1 3 (3.66%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) CTI
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Ant
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Gradle
3 2 (2.44%) Mockito
3 2 (2.44%) jMock
4 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.63%) Marketing
2 8 (9.76%) Local Government
3 6 (7.32%) Electronics
3 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.32%) Publishing
3 6 (7.32%) Finnish Language
3 6 (7.32%) French Language
3 6 (7.32%) German Language
3 6 (7.32%) Italian Language
3 6 (7.32%) Swedish Language
4 4 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) .NET
2 20 (24.39%) HTML
3 18 (21.95%) CSS
4 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
5 8 (9.76%) WinForms
5 8 (9.76%) jQuery
5 8 (9.76%) HTML5
5 8 (9.76%) CSS3
6 5 (6.10%) Web Services
7 4 (4.88%) XHTML
8 3 (3.66%) JAX-RS
9 2 (2.44%) XML
9 2 (2.44%) JSP
9 2 (2.44%) J2EE
9 2 (2.44%) J2SE
9 2 (2.44%) Spring
9 2 (2.44%) JSF
9 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.44%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.44%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.20%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.66%) Photography
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Blog
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 6 (7.32%) AIX
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Problem Management
2 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL
4 8 (9.76%) Service Management
4 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (7.32%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (7.32%) Web Design
5 6 (7.32%) OWASP
5 6 (7.32%) SIEM
6 4 (4.88%) OO
7 3 (3.66%) Web Development
7 3 (3.66%) MVC
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
8 2 (2.44%) OOP
8 2 (2.44%) Scrum
8 2 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.22%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.07%) VB.NET
4 12 (14.63%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) Java
6 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) CISSP
3 6 (7.32%) CEH
4 4 (4.88%) MCP
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.88%) A+ Certification
4 4 (4.88%) CCNA
4 4 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCITP
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
1 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 10 (12.20%) Adobe
2 6 (7.32%) LogRhythm
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Citrix
4 1 (1.22%) Zend
4 1 (1.22%) Thunderhead
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