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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 36 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 71 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.46% 3.97% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 4.06% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 42
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,250 £28,500
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
1040 1084 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.63% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 926 935 870
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -16 14 £30,000 +122.22% 1
Maidstone 0 8 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Canterbury -8 5 £30,000 +20.00%
Tonbridge - 4 £25,000 - 1
West Malling +5 3 £21,500 -12.24%
Sevenoaks - 3 £22,500 - 2
Chatham - 2 £27,500 - 1
Dartford - 2 £17,750 -
Dover - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (47.41%) C#
2 54 (46.55%) .NET
3 48 (41.38%) SQL
4 47 (40.52%) JavaScript
5 45 (38.79%) HTML
6 42 (36.21%) SQL Server
7 40 (34.48%) CSS
8 33 (28.45%) MVC
9 32 (27.59%) ASP.NET
10 29 (25.00%) Degree
11 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (20.69%) jQuery
13 20 (17.24%) Microsoft
14 18 (15.52%) T-SQL
15 16 (13.79%) Finance
16 15 (12.93%) Windows
17 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
17 13 (11.21%) HTML5
17 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (10.34%) Web Development
18 12 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (10.34%) Java
19 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
19 11 (9.48%) CSS3
20 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
20 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
20 10 (8.62%) MySQL
20 10 (8.62%) Linux
21 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 9 (7.76%) .NET Framework

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.31%) Apache
2 4 (3.45%) CMS
2 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Office
1 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.72%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.86%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.86%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.86%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) FTP
1 3 (2.59%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Intranet
3 1 (0.86%) Firewall
3 1 (0.86%) Wireless
3 1 (0.86%) ADSL
3 1 (0.86%) Broadband
3 1 (0.86%) LAN
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.62%) MySQL
5 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.17%) SQL CLR
8 4 (3.45%) Big Data
8 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.45%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.59%) OLAP
9 3 (2.59%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.72%) Subversion
2 2 (1.72%) Selenium
2 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (13.79%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Marketing
3 5 (4.31%) Games
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (3.45%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.55%) .NET
2 45 (38.79%) HTML
3 40 (34.48%) CSS
4 32 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 24 (20.69%) jQuery
6 13 (11.21%) HTML5
7 11 (9.48%) CSS3
8 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (7.76%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.90%) XML
11 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (5.17%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.31%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (4.31%) LAMP
13 5 (4.31%) Hibernate
14 4 (3.45%) WCF
15 3 (2.59%) WPF
15 3 (2.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
1 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.31%) NHS
3 5 (4.31%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.45%) Online Games
5 3 (2.59%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.59%) User Experience
5 3 (2.59%) Social Media
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.59%) Blog
5 3 (2.59%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.72%) W3C
6 2 (1.72%) Physics
6 2 (1.72%) iSeries
6 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) Linux
3 2 (1.72%) UNIX
4 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.45%) MVC
2 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.34%) Web Development
4 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.03%) Project Management
5 7 (6.03%) OO
5 7 (6.03%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.17%) Migration
6 6 (5.17%) Data Modelling
6 6 (5.17%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.31%) SEO
8 4 (3.45%) TDD
8 4 (3.45%) Scrum
8 4 (3.45%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (3.45%) Change Management
8 4 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.41%) C#
2 48 (41.38%) SQL
3 47 (40.52%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.34%) Java
6 6 (5.17%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.17%) PHP
7 4 (3.45%) R
8 3 (2.59%) VBA
8 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.72%) Python
9 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) APMP
2 2 (1.72%) CCNA
2 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.86%) MCITP
3 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.86%) OCP
3 1 (0.86%) OCA
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) MCP
3 1 (0.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) Adobe
4 2 (1.72%) HP
4 2 (1.72%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.72%) Twitter
5 1 (0.86%) F5
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco
5 1 (0.86%) IBM
5 1 (0.86%) Juniper
5 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.86%) Websense
5 1 (0.86%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.86%) Google
Folkestone, Kent
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £17,000 - £19,500 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Health care, ect.
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Free parking and training
Posted: 21 days ago