The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 45 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.85% 0.29% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.31% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Average salary £21,000 £30,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.14% +28.42%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 324 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.48% 94.46% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 296 433
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Junior
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Junior Salary Trend in Luton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Danish Language
2 2 (33.33%) French Language
2 2 (33.33%) German Language
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Danish Language
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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