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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 35 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 58 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.98% 6.24% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 6.41% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 41
Median salary £24,500 £27,500 £24,648
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £17,550
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £34,750 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
950 1046 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.94% 97.48% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 836 929 1038
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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
West Malling - 13 £24,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +15 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Maidstone +7 4 £23,500 -14.54% 2
Chatham -7 3 £20,000 -27.27%
Rochester - 3 £25,000 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £27,500 -
Dartford - 2 £25,500 -
Faversham - 1 £27,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £21,000 -
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (32.28%) SQL
2 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
3 36 (28.35%) Java
4 33 (25.98%) MySQL
5 32 (25.20%) Git (software)
6 31 (24.41%) MVC
7 30 (23.62%) Degree
8 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (22.05%) XML
9 27 (21.26%) .NET
10 25 (19.69%) C#
10 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET
11 24 (18.90%) JSON
12 23 (18.11%) HTML
13 20 (15.75%) Windows
14 19 (14.96%) Node.js
15 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (14.17%) Oracle
15 18 (14.17%) Eclipse
16 17 (13.39%) OOP
16 17 (13.39%) TDD
16 17 (13.39%) Ruby
16 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
17 16 (12.60%) CSS
18 14 (11.02%) .NET Framework
18 14 (11.02%) Web Services
18 14 (11.02%) Mobile App
19 13 (10.24%) REST
19 13 (10.24%) MS Office
20 12 (9.45%) 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 8 (6.30%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (6.30%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.51%) CMS
3 2 (1.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Office
2 12 (9.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Bluemix
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) Internet
2 9 (7.09%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (7.09%) Firewall
3 7 (5.51%) Intranet
4 3 (2.36%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (2.36%) Network Security
5 2 (1.57%) LAN
5 2 (1.57%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.57%) WAN
5 2 (1.57%) Wireless
6 1 (0.79%) ADSL
6 1 (0.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.98%) MySQL
3 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.15%) DTS
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.57%) MS Access
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.17%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.87%) Ant
4 8 (6.30%) JIRA
4 8 (6.30%) Maven
4 8 (6.30%) Subversion
5 7 (5.51%) Bower
5 7 (5.51%) gulp
5 7 (5.51%) Selenium
6 3 (2.36%) Hudson
6 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.36%) JMeter
7 2 (1.57%) JUnit
7 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.57%) TestNG
8 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.15%) Back Office
1 4 (3.15%) Games
1 4 (3.15%) Legal
2 3 (2.36%) Marketing
3 2 (1.57%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) XML
2 27 (21.26%) .NET
3 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET
4 24 (18.90%) JSON
5 23 (18.11%) HTML
6 19 (14.96%) Node.js
7 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (12.60%) CSS
9 14 (11.02%) .NET Framework
9 14 (11.02%) Web Services
10 13 (10.24%) REST
11 12 (9.45%) RESTful
12 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (8.66%) Spring
13 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (7.87%) J2EE
13 10 (7.87%) JSP
14 9 (7.09%) jQuery
15 8 (6.30%) JDBC
15 8 (6.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.15%) AS400
3 4 (3.15%) iSeries
4 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Blog
5 2 (1.57%) iPad
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Windows
2 12 (9.45%) Android
2 12 (9.45%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.66%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.30%) Linux
5 7 (5.51%) Unix
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.41%) MVC
2 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.39%) OOP
3 17 (13.39%) TDD
4 11 (8.66%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (8.66%) Scrum
4 11 (8.66%) Web Application Development
5 10 (7.87%) Android Development
5 10 (7.87%) BDD
6 8 (6.30%) AOP
6 8 (6.30%) E-Commerce
6 8 (6.30%) Front End Development
6 8 (6.30%) OOD
6 8 (6.30%) RUP
6 8 (6.30%) SDLC
6 8 (6.30%) UML
6 8 (6.30%) Web Development
7 7 (5.51%) Automated Testing
7 7 (5.51%) Content Management
7 7 (5.51%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.28%) SQL
2 36 (28.35%) Java
3 25 (19.69%) C#
4 17 (13.39%) Ruby
5 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.30%) AspectJ
6 8 (6.30%) Objective-C
6 8 (6.30%) Python
7 7 (5.51%) PHP
8 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.57%) C++
9 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.57%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.79%) ES6
10 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) CCNA
2 11 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.36%) MCP
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.57%) MCITP
5 1 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Oracle
2 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.09%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.09%) Cisco
4 8 (6.30%) IBM
4 8 (6.30%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (3.15%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.36%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.36%) F5
6 3 (2.36%) Forcepoint
6 3 (2.36%) Juniper
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) BMC
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) Remedy
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago