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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 23 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.11% 5.65% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 5.65% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
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
81 230 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 90.00% 100.00% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75 139 68
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) PKI
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) French Language
5 1 (12.50%) German Language
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) WordPress
1 3 (37.50%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) R
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
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