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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 56 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.76% 5.04% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 5.35% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 13
Average salary £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £20,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
578 654 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.68% 94.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 507 564 562
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +7 13 £21,500 -3.37% 5
Yeovil -3 2 £22,500 -25.00%
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 14 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) PHP
4 7 (20.00%) MySQL
4 7 (20.00%) MS Office
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (14.29%) MS Project
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (11.43%) C#
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
7 3 (8.57%) Java
7 3 (8.57%) ActionScript
7 3 (8.57%) .NET
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.57%) Flash
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Project
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) Fireworks
3 2 (5.71%) Shockwave
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) FishEye
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) Flash
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) LAMP
5 2 (5.71%) WinForms
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Swing
6 1 (2.86%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Social Network
2 1 (2.86%) Human Factors
2 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) BPR
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP5
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) RPG
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Fortran
6 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Tableau
2 2 (5.71%) Macromedia
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