The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 36 40 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 67 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.74% 5.77% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 5.96% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 42
Median salary £25,000 £27,000 £24,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +11.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £32,050
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
979 939 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.49% 96.70% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 861 848 971
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,460
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 24 May 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Kent

Junior
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +19 17 £25,000 - 2
West Malling - 16 £24,500 -
Maidstone +7 8 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £27,500 -
Rochester +6 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Dartford -2 3 £25,500 -17.74%
Faversham - 1 £27,500 -
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 41 (35.04%) SQL
2 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
3 32 (27.35%) Java
4 29 (24.79%) MySQL
5 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
6 26 (22.22%) Degree
6 26 (22.22%) .NET
6 26 (22.22%) MVC
7 24 (20.51%) C#
7 24 (20.51%) XML
7 24 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 20 (17.09%) JSON
9 19 (16.24%) Windows
9 19 (16.24%) HTML
9 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (15.38%) Oracle
10 18 (15.38%) Eclipse
11 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
11 14 (11.97%) Node.js
11 14 (11.97%) Mobile App
12 13 (11.11%) NoSQL
12 13 (11.11%) TDD
12 13 (11.11%) Ruby
12 13 (11.11%) OOP
12 13 (11.11%) MS Office
12 13 (11.11%) Web Services
13 12 (10.26%) CSS
13 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 12 (10.26%) RESTful

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.97%) Node.js
2 8 (6.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
4 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Office
2 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) Bluemix
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) Internet
2 9 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (2.56%) Intranet
3 3 (2.56%) Network Security
4 2 (1.71%) LAN
4 2 (1.71%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (1.71%) WAN
4 2 (1.71%) Wireless
5 1 (0.85%) ADSL
5 1 (0.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 29 (24.79%) MySQL
3 13 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.42%) DTS
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.56%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) MS Access
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.55%) Ant
4 8 (6.84%) JIRA
4 8 (6.84%) Maven
4 8 (6.84%) Subversion
5 3 (2.56%) Bower
5 3 (2.56%) gulp
5 3 (2.56%) Hudson
5 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.56%) JMeter
5 3 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (1.71%) JUnit
6 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.71%) TestNG
6 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.42%) Back Office
1 4 (3.42%) Legal
2 3 (2.56%) Games
3 2 (1.71%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.22%) .NET
2 24 (20.51%) ASP.NET
2 24 (20.51%) XML
3 20 (17.09%) JSON
4 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (16.24%) HTML
5 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
6 13 (11.11%) Web Services
7 12 (10.26%) CSS
7 12 (10.26%) REST
7 12 (10.26%) RESTful
8 11 (9.40%) Spring
9 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (8.55%) J2EE
9 10 (8.55%) JSP
10 8 (6.84%) JDBC
10 8 (6.84%) Servlets
11 7 (5.98%) Android SDK
11 7 (5.98%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Windows
2 12 (10.26%) Android
2 12 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.84%) Linux
5 7 (5.98%) Unix
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.22%) MVC
3 13 (11.11%) OOP
3 13 (11.11%) TDD
4 11 (9.40%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (9.40%) Scrum
4 11 (9.40%) Web Application Development
5 10 (8.55%) Android Development
5 10 (8.55%) BDD
6 8 (6.84%) AOP
6 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
6 8 (6.84%) OOD
6 8 (6.84%) RUP
6 8 (6.84%) SDLC
6 8 (6.84%) UML
7 7 (5.98%) Memory Management
7 7 (5.98%) Mobile Development
7 7 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.98%) Trend Analysis
7 7 (5.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) SQL
2 32 (27.35%) Java
3 24 (20.51%) C#
4 13 (11.11%) Ruby
5 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.84%) AspectJ
6 8 (6.84%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.42%) Python
7 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.56%) PHP
9 2 (1.71%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) C
10 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) CCNA
2 11 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.71%) MCITP
4 2 (1.71%) MCP
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) Oracle
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.69%) Cisco
4 8 (6.84%) IBM
4 8 (6.84%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (2.56%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.56%) F5
5 3 (2.56%) Forcepoint
5 3 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (0.85%) BMC
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) Remedy
6 1 (0.85%) Symantec
6 1 (0.85%) Tableau
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