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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 21 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.69% 8.33% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 8.33% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 120 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 93.50% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 110 83
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Junior
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Junior Salary Trend in Maidstone

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter