The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 70 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.68% 1.65% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.72% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
Junior
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 408 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.78% 96.45% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 647 355 486
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Junior
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Junior Salary Trend in Northampton

Junior
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Northampton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) Flash
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (6.67%) CINEMA 4D
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
3 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe
1 1 (6.67%) Zend