The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 35 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 28 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.86% 0.99% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 1.00% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 4
Median salary £23,750 £34,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.65% +31.73%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 399 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.01% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 395 357 318
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Junior
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Leicester region.

Junior Salary Trend in Leicester

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Leicester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 21 (43.75%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) CSS
5 17 (35.42%) Degree
5 17 (35.42%) AngularJS
6 16 (33.33%) Java
7 15 (31.25%) PHP
8 14 (29.17%) OO
9 12 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (20.83%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.83%) MVC
10 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
10 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.75%) JPA
11 9 (18.75%) REST
11 9 (18.75%) JIRA
11 9 (18.75%) Spring
11 9 (18.75%) C#
11 9 (18.75%) Twitter
11 9 (18.75%) CQRS
12 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.67%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) Ext JS
13 7 (14.58%) Web Development
13 7 (14.58%) .NET
14 6 (12.50%) Scrum
14 6 (12.50%) MySQL

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (8.33%) CMS
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) LAN
1 2 (4.17%) LDAP
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 4 (8.33%) Redmine
4 1 (2.08%) QUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) CSS
1 21 (43.75%) HTML
2 17 (35.42%) AngularJS
3 12 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (18.75%) JPA
4 9 (18.75%) REST
4 9 (18.75%) Spring
5 8 (16.67%) Ext JS
5 8 (16.67%) jQuery
6 7 (14.58%) .NET
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (8.33%) LAMP
7 4 (8.33%) Symfony
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.17%) Laravel
10 1 (2.08%) HTML5
10 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) OO
3 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.75%) CQRS
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.58%) Web Development
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.33%) Kanban
9 4 (8.33%) OOD
9 4 (8.33%) OOP
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) OO PHP
10 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.17%) Android Development
11 2 (4.17%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (31.25%) PHP
5 9 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Twitter
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Zend