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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 34 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 77 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.08% 3.67% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.48% 3.77% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66 34 35
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £18,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
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
1030 982 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.76% 97.32% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 929 820 921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 22 £28,750 +112.96% 1
Maidstone +4 7 £25,000 +19.04%
West Malling 0 6 £24,500 -
Canterbury - 4 £30,000 -
Chatham - 3 £25,000 - 1
Dartford - 2 £17,750 -
Sittingbourne -2 1 £22,500 +25.00%
Tonbridge - 1 £27,500 -
Dover - 1 £25,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £27,500 - 2
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (48.46%) C#
2 59 (45.38%) .NET
3 52 (40.00%) SQL
4 51 (39.23%) JavaScript
5 50 (38.46%) HTML
6 45 (34.62%) CSS
7 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
8 38 (29.23%) Degree
9 36 (27.69%) MVC
10 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
11 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (19.23%) jQuery
13 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
13 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
14 20 (15.38%) T-SQL
14 20 (15.38%) Finance
14 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (13.08%) Oracle
16 14 (10.77%) HTML5
17 13 (10.00%) Oracle Database
17 13 (10.00%) Java
18 12 (9.23%) Windows
18 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
19 11 (8.46%) Web Development
19 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (8.46%) Linux
19 11 (8.46%) MySQL
19 11 (8.46%) Data Structures
19 11 (8.46%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.85%) Apache
2 4 (3.08%) CMS
2 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.08%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.77%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.54%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.77%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.77%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.77%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.77%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) SaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) FTP
1 3 (2.31%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (0.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) Wireless
3 1 (0.77%) ADSL
3 1 (0.77%) Broadband
3 1 (0.77%) LAN
3 1 (0.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.77%) Network Security
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.46%) MySQL
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.62%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (4.62%) OLAP
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.62%) SQL CLR
7 4 (3.08%) Big Data
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.08%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.31%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.54%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.54%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.54%) Selenium
2 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.77%) JIRA
3 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.77%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Marketing
3 5 (3.85%) Games
3 5 (3.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (45.38%) .NET
2 50 (38.46%) HTML
3 45 (34.62%) CSS
4 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
5 25 (19.23%) jQuery
6 14 (10.77%) HTML5
7 11 (8.46%) CSS3
8 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (7.69%) XML
9 9 (6.92%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
10 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.85%) LAMP
12 5 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (3.08%) WCF
14 3 (2.31%) WPF
14 3 (2.31%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.46%) Data Structures
4 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.85%) NHS
7 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.08%) Online Games
7 4 (3.08%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.31%) Blog
8 3 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.31%) User Experience
8 3 (2.31%) Social Media
8 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.54%) W3C
9 2 (1.54%) PMI
9 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.54%) Physics
9 2 (1.54%) iSeries
9 2 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 11 (8.46%) Linux
3 2 (1.54%) UNIX
4 1 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.69%) MVC
2 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.46%) Web Development
4 9 (6.92%) Migration
5 8 (6.15%) Data Analysis
5 8 (6.15%) OO
5 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (6.15%) Project Management
6 7 (5.38%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.62%) ETL
7 6 (4.62%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.62%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.62%) Data Protection
7 6 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 5 (3.85%) Change Management
8 5 (3.85%) SEO
8 5 (3.85%) TDD
9 4 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.46%) C#
2 52 (40.00%) SQL
3 51 (39.23%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.00%) Java
6 6 (4.62%) PHP
7 5 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.08%) R
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.54%) VBA
10 2 (1.54%) Python
10 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.54%) VB
11 1 (0.77%) Perl
11 1 (0.77%) C++
11 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (29.23%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) OCP
3 4 (3.08%) OCA
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) APMP
5 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.54%) CCNA
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.77%) MCP
6 1 (0.77%) HND
6 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.77%) MCITP
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.08%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Adobe
4 3 (2.31%) Remedy
5 2 (1.54%) HP
5 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.77%) F5
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) Juniper
6 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.77%) Websense
6 1 (0.77%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.77%) Google
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago