The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 54 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 13 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.34% 3.31% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 3.46% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 18
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £14,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 635 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.23% 95.63% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 451 544 604
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Junior
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Junior Salary Trend in Somerset

Junior
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Somerset

Junior
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 11 £23,000 -19.29% 4
Yeovil - 2 £26,500 -
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (30.43%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) MS Office
4 4 (17.39%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) Qt
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) SEO
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) C
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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