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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 63 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.21% 2.43% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.50% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,400 £38,600
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
965 1042 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.79% 97.29% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 794 902 666
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 £31,250 -
Maidstone +6 9 £21,000 -30.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £13,625 -
Canterbury - 2 £28,355 -
Dartford -9 1 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (33.77%) Degree
2 24 (31.17%) .NET
3 16 (20.78%) CSS
4 15 (19.48%) HTML
4 15 (19.48%) SQL
5 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 14 (18.18%) Windows
6 13 (16.88%) VB.NET
6 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 12 (15.58%) C#
7 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
10 9 (11.69%) ITIL
11 8 (10.39%) Linux
11 8 (10.39%) Java
11 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.39%) Service Management
11 8 (10.39%) Marketing
11 8 (10.39%) Local Government
11 8 (10.39%) jQuery
11 8 (10.39%) HTML5
11 8 (10.39%) CSS3
11 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (10.39%) People Management
12 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
12 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.09%) WinForms

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.60%) Apache
1 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.60%) Mule
2 1 (1.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) ADSL
1 4 (5.19%) Broadband
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
1 4 (5.19%) Wireless
2 1 (1.30%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.60%) Ant
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
3 2 (2.60%) Gradle
3 2 (2.60%) jMock
3 2 (2.60%) Mockito
4 1 (1.30%) Robotium
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (10.39%) Marketing
1 8 (10.39%) Local Government
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Publishing
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Finnish Language
3 2 (2.60%) French Language
3 2 (2.60%) German Language
3 2 (2.60%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.60%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) CSS
3 15 (19.48%) HTML
4 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.39%) jQuery
5 8 (10.39%) HTML5
5 8 (10.39%) CSS3
6 7 (9.09%) WinForms
7 5 (6.49%) XHTML
7 5 (6.49%) Web Services
8 3 (3.90%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.90%) J2EE
9 2 (2.60%) XML
9 2 (2.60%) JSP
9 2 (2.60%) J2SE
9 2 (2.60%) Spring
9 2 (2.60%) JSF
9 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.60%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.60%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.90%) Photography
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) AIX
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 9 (11.69%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.39%) Service Management
3 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (10.39%) People Management
4 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (7.79%) Web Design
4 6 (7.79%) OWASP
4 6 (7.79%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (7.79%) SIEM
5 4 (5.19%) OO
6 3 (3.90%) Web Development
6 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
6 3 (3.90%) CRM
7 2 (2.60%) Project Management
7 2 (2.60%) Scrum
7 2 (2.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 13 (16.88%) VB.NET
2 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.58%) C#
4 8 (10.39%) Java
5 4 (5.19%) PHP
5 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) CISSP
3 6 (7.79%) CEH
4 5 (6.49%) MCITP
4 5 (6.49%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.49%) A+ Certification
4 5 (6.49%) CCNA
4 5 (6.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) PCI DSS
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe
2 6 (7.79%) LogRhythm
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.30%) Apple
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago