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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 20 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 7.37% 3.45% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 3.70% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £17,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
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
88 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 92.63% 93.10% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 40 48
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £43,100 £55,000
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 4 March 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) Adobe
2 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) CMS
5 8 (47.06%) Web Design
6 7 (41.18%) SEO
6 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (41.18%) Sass
6 7 (41.18%) PHP
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) XHTML
8 4 (23.53%) WebTrends
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Multimedia
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) People Management
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Games
9 3 (17.65%) Military
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 3 (17.65%) New Media
10 1 (5.88%) C#
10 1 (5.88%) Flash

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Multimedia
2 3 (17.65%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Sass
4 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 1 (5.88%) Flash
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) New Media
3 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Design
2 7 (41.18%) SEO
2 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft