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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 56 73 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.23% 1.02% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.07% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 24
Average salary £22,500 £23,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -12.03%
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
422 562 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.14% 95.90% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 358 467 382
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Degree

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
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