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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 47 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 26 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.26% 2.78% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 2.95% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £20,000 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £27,200
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
594 711 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.38% 94.05% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 494 616 428
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 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 +3 7 £26,000 -0.95% 1
Taunton +9 6 £24,500 +22.50% 6
Yeovil - 5 - -
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (34.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) MySQL
6 11 (22.00%) PHP
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) HTML
7 10 (20.00%) Java
7 10 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 9 (18.00%) OO
8 9 (18.00%) Ajax
9 8 (16.00%) LAMP
9 8 (16.00%) MVC
9 8 (16.00%) DSDM
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
9 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (14.00%) REST
10 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (14.00%) Perl
10 7 (14.00%) Apache
10 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
10 7 (14.00%) Degree
11 6 (12.00%) Google
11 6 (12.00%) JSON

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) VoIP
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (12.00%) SQLite
4 4 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Advertising
3 3 (6.00%) Military
3 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) CSS
2 10 (20.00%) HTML
3 9 (18.00%) Ajax
3 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.00%) LAMP
5 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (14.00%) REST
6 6 (12.00%) CSS3
6 6 (12.00%) HTML5
6 6 (12.00%) JSON
7 4 (8.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.00%) J2EE
8 2 (4.00%) EJB
8 2 (4.00%) JSP
8 2 (4.00%) Servlets
8 2 (4.00%) Struts
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Debian
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) OO
4 8 (16.00%) DSDM
4 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) OO PHP
5 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 5 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) RAD
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.00%) Signal Processing
10 1 (2.00%) User Stories
10 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) PHP
5 10 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) Perl
6 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (12.00%) PHP5
7 6 (12.00%) C++
8 4 (8.00%) C
9 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.00%) Python
9 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.00%) Google
1 6 (12.00%) Facebook
1 6 (12.00%) Twitter
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago