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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 46 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 46 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.80% 3.66% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 3.80% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 14
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £36,000
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
909 1184 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.79% 96.26% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 821 968 981
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 9 £24,000 +74.54% 2
Sevenoaks +6 4 £22,000 - 1
Dartford +1 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Canterbury -7 4 £31,500 +40.00%
Tonbridge -1 2 £25,000 +42.85% 1
Whitstable - 2 £22,000 -
Chatham - 2 £28,250 -
Rochester - 2 £27,500 -
Maidstone +16 1 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 37 (45.68%) HTML
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.27%) Degree
4 30 (37.04%) SQL
5 27 (33.33%) C#
5 27 (33.33%) CSS
6 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
7 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET
8 18 (22.22%) Windows
8 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (19.75%) MVC
10 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
11 14 (17.28%) Finance
12 13 (16.05%) jQuery
13 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
14 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
14 11 (13.58%) XML
14 11 (13.58%) MySQL
14 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
14 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
15 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
16 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.11%) PHP
16 9 (11.11%) Java
16 9 (11.11%) Data Integration
17 8 (9.88%) Marketing
17 8 (9.88%) HTML5
17 8 (9.88%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) WordPress
2 3 (3.70%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.23%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) LAN
1 3 (3.70%) WAN
1 3 (3.70%) Intranet
1 3 (3.70%) Wireless
2 2 (2.47%) Network Security
2 2 (2.47%) ADSL
2 2 (2.47%) Broadband
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
2 2 (2.47%) Maven
2 2 (2.47%) Grunt
2 2 (2.47%) Bower
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) HTML
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 27 (33.33%) CSS
3 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET
4 13 (16.05%) jQuery
5 11 (13.58%) XML
6 8 (9.88%) CSS3
6 8 (9.88%) HTML5
7 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.17%) LAMP
9 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.94%) Web Services
9 4 (4.94%) JSON
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.70%) WPF
10 3 (3.70%) XHTML
10 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.47%) REST
11 2 (2.47%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (2.47%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) User Experience
5 3 (3.70%) Blog
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.47%) Physics
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.23%) Open Source
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.47%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.75%) MVC
3 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
5 8 (9.88%) OO
6 7 (8.64%) Project Management
6 7 (8.64%) Web Development
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
8 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Document Management
9 3 (3.70%) Web Design
9 3 (3.70%) Analytics
9 3 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.47%) SIEM
10 2 (2.47%) Change Control
10 2 (2.47%) System Testing
10 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.47%) Process Management
10 2 (2.47%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.04%) SQL
3 27 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.11%) PHP
5 9 (11.11%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.17%) VB
8 2 (2.47%) VBA
8 2 (2.47%) Python
8 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) VB6
9 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (38.27%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
2 3 (3.70%) CCNA
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) MCP
2 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Adobe
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Mitel
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.23%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago