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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 56 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 24 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.09% 5.76% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 6.02% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 17
Average salary £21,500 £23,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,550 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
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
727 581 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.56% 95.56% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 607 513 522
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 24 October 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 -12 17 £21,500 -2.27% 2
Yeovil -6 2 £20,000 -33.33%
Taunton -3 1 £22,000 +7.31% 1
Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (40.74%) HTML
2 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.04%) CSS
3 15 (27.78%) Java
4 13 (24.07%) Degree
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) MySQL
6 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
7 10 (18.52%) Linux
7 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 10 (18.52%) Finance
7 10 (18.52%) Open Source
8 9 (16.67%) Digital Media
8 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 9 (16.67%) Debian
8 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.81%) Scrum
9 8 (14.81%) jQuery
9 8 (14.81%) Migration
9 8 (14.81%) SQL
10 7 (12.96%) PHP
10 7 (12.96%) Python
10 7 (12.96%) Project Management
10 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.96%) User Experience
11 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.11%) MS Office
12 5 (9.26%) Perl
12 5 (9.26%) C
12 5 (9.26%) MS Project

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (1.85%) Lync
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) Shockwave
3 2 (3.70%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) FishEye
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) HTML
2 20 (37.04%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) jQuery
4 4 (7.41%) Flash
4 4 (7.41%) Ajax
4 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.70%) JSON
6 2 (3.70%) LAMP
6 2 (3.70%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) .NET
6 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.85%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.85%) Swing
7 1 (1.85%) WinForms
7 1 (1.85%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.85%) WPF
7 1 (1.85%) Django
7 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Open Source
3 9 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 7 (12.96%) User Experience
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Social Network
7 1 (1.85%) Blog
7 1 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.85%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Debian
3 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.81%) Migration
3 8 (14.81%) Scrum
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
5 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
7 3 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL
8 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Web Development
9 1 (1.85%) Operations Management
9 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) PHP
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) Perl
5 5 (9.26%) C
6 4 (7.41%) ActionScript
6 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.41%) Ruby
7 3 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.70%) PHP5
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.70%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.85%) Fortran
9 1 (1.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Macromedia
3 1 (1.85%) Tableau
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe
Frome, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago