The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 12 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 8.11% 4.09% 21.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 4.14% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 18
Average salary £29,500 £32,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth 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
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 169 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.59% 98.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 158 78
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Junior
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Junior Salary Trend in Letchworth

Junior
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) MSTest
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree