The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 53 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.37% 1.23% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.28% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £21,500 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Leicestershire

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
421 548 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.34% 95.97% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 365 483 329
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,212 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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