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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 21 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 6.76% - 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £22,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth 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
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 95.27% 97.44% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 122 35 36
Average salary £29,000 £29,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Junior
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Junior Salary Trend in Plymouth

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XHTML
2 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (40.00%) WebTrends
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Military
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 3 (30.00%) New Media
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Flash
6 1 (10.00%) ColdFusion

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 (10.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XHTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) New Media
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft