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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 59 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 39 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.62% 3.12% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.22% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 31
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £31,800
UK excluding London average 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
1046 1024 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.03% 96.88% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 926 928 921
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +9 19 £30,000 +25.00% 4
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
West Malling - 4 £26,250 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £25,000 -
Dartford +9 1 - -
Maidstone +4 1 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Broadstairs - 1 £14,900 -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (34.07%) C#
2 30 (32.97%) HTML
2 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 26 (28.57%) .NET
4 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
5 21 (23.08%) CSS
6 20 (21.98%) Degree
7 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
8 18 (19.78%) XML
9 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
9 16 (17.58%) Java
9 16 (17.58%) jQuery
10 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 13 (14.29%) MVC
12 12 (13.19%) Oracle
12 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.09%) MySQL
13 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
14 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (9.89%) Finance
15 9 (9.89%) Linux
15 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
16 8 (8.79%) JSON
16 8 (8.79%) JIRA
16 8 (8.79%) Eclipse
16 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
16 8 (8.79%) Scrum

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (6.59%) CMS
2 4 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.40%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) WordPress
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Node.js
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) GitHub
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.20%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (2.20%) Firewall
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
1 2 (2.20%) LAN
1 2 (2.20%) LDAP
1 2 (2.20%) Network Security
1 2 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (2.20%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) MySQL
3 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.40%) OLAP
5 4 (4.40%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.20%) MS Access
7 2 (2.20%) Navicat
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.10%) DB2
8 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.79%) JIRA
3 6 (6.59%) Subversion
4 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.40%) Ant
5 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.40%) Maven
5 4 (4.40%) NetBeans
6 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.20%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.20%) JMeter
8 1 (1.10%) Hudson
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) HTML
2 26 (28.57%) .NET
3 21 (23.08%) CSS
4 18 (19.78%) XML
5 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
5 16 (17.58%) jQuery
6 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (8.79%) JSON
8 5 (5.49%) J2EE
8 5 (5.49%) REST
8 5 (5.49%) Spring
8 5 (5.49%) Web Services
9 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.40%) HTML5
9 4 (4.40%) JDBC
9 4 (4.40%) JSP
9 4 (4.40%) Servlets
10 3 (3.30%) OpenGL
10 3 (3.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.59%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.40%) Social Media
7 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.20%) User Experience
9 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Windows
3 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.40%) Android
5 2 (2.20%) Unix
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.29%) MVC
3 8 (8.79%) Scrum
4 7 (7.69%) Migration
4 7 (7.69%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Performance Testing
5 5 (5.49%) Web Development
6 4 (4.40%) Android Development
6 4 (4.40%) AOP
6 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.40%) ETL
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL
6 4 (4.40%) OOD
6 4 (4.40%) OOP
6 4 (4.40%) RUP
6 4 (4.40%) UML
7 3 (3.30%) Change Control
7 3 (3.30%) Memory Management
7 3 (3.30%) Test Strategy
7 3 (3.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) C#
2 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.58%) Java
5 4 (4.40%) AspectJ
5 4 (4.40%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.30%) PHP
6 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.20%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.30%) CCNA
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) OCA
3 3 (3.30%) OCP
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.10%) MCITP
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) IBM
3 3 (3.30%) Remedy
4 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) F5
4 2 (2.20%) Forcepoint
4 2 (2.20%) Juniper
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.10%) Symantec
Sevenoaks, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Conor Gilmore
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago