The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 53 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.14% 0.89% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.93% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 324 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.79% 95.86% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 358 284 328
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
Bedfordshire

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 30 July 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
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