The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 61 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 43 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.89% 4.34% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 4.46% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 14
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,950 £21,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £28,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1031 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.83% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 929 882 690
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
South East

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 1 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 1 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 - 12 £30,625 - 2
Maidstone -4 10 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Tunbridge Wells +12 3 £13,500 -46.00%
Canterbury - 3 £25,000 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £18,000 -
Gravesend - 3 £24,648 -
West Malling -2 1 £24,500 -14.03%
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (34.12%) Degree
2 27 (31.76%) .NET
3 24 (28.24%) HTML
4 22 (25.88%) CSS
5 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
7 17 (20.00%) SQL
7 17 (20.00%) Windows
8 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
9 13 (15.29%) VB.NET
10 12 (14.12%) C#
10 12 (14.12%) Linux
10 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
10 12 (14.12%) Marketing
10 12 (14.12%) jQuery
11 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.76%) Adobe
12 10 (11.76%) Graphic Design
13 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
14 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
14 8 (9.41%) HTML5
14 8 (9.41%) CSS3
14 8 (9.41%) Photoshop
14 8 (9.41%) MySQL
14 8 (9.41%) WinForms
15 7 (8.24%) Web Design
15 7 (8.24%) Subversion
15 7 (8.24%) MVC
15 7 (8.24%) Adobe Illustrator

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.35%) Apache
1 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.35%) Mule
2 1 (1.18%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.06%) InDesign
4 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Intranet
2 4 (4.71%) Wireless
3 3 (3.53%) ADSL
3 3 (3.53%) Broadband
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Ant
3 2 (2.35%) JUnit
3 2 (2.35%) jMock
3 2 (2.35%) Mockito
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.35%) Gradle
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (14.12%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.06%) Publishing
2 6 (7.06%) Electronics
2 6 (7.06%) Finnish Language
2 6 (7.06%) French Language
2 6 (7.06%) German Language
2 6 (7.06%) Italian Language
2 6 (7.06%) Swedish Language
2 6 (7.06%) Local Government
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) .NET
2 24 (28.24%) HTML
3 22 (25.88%) CSS
4 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.12%) jQuery
6 8 (9.41%) HTML5
6 8 (9.41%) CSS3
6 8 (9.41%) WinForms
7 5 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (5.88%) LAMP
7 5 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (3.53%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.53%) XHTML
9 2 (2.35%) J2SE
9 2 (2.35%) JSP
9 2 (2.35%) J2EE
9 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.35%) JPA
9 2 (2.35%) Spring
9 2 (2.35%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.53%) Photography
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Social Media
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.18%) Blog
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Linux
3 6 (7.06%) AIX
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
3 7 (8.24%) Web Design
3 7 (8.24%) MVC
3 7 (8.24%) ITIL
4 6 (7.06%) OOP
4 6 (7.06%) Service Management
4 6 (7.06%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (7.06%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (7.06%) SIEM
4 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (7.06%) OWASP
5 4 (4.71%) OO
5 4 (4.71%) Web Development
6 3 (3.53%) CRM
7 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.35%) Project Management
7 2 (2.35%) Scrum
7 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (15.29%) VB.NET
4 12 (14.12%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) PHP
5 6 (7.06%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (34.12%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) CISSP
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.06%) CCNA
2 6 (7.06%) CEH
3 5 (5.88%) MCITP
3 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (5.88%) MCP
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) PCI DSS
1 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 10 (11.76%) Adobe
2 6 (7.06%) LogRhythm
3 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
5 1 (1.18%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.18%) Juniper
5 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco
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