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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 44 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 24 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.20% 5.09% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 5.33% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 14
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £18,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,450
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
535 750 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.70% 95.42% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 466 660 550
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +17 17 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Yeovil - 4 £25,250 -
Clevedon - 2 £30,000 -
Taunton +3 1 £26,500 +32.50% 4
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) PHP
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) Ajax
4 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) OO
5 7 (20.59%) Apache
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) C++
5 7 (20.59%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) .NET
5 7 (20.59%) LAMP
5 7 (20.59%) Objective-C
5 7 (20.59%) PHP5
5 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (17.65%) REST
6 6 (17.65%) SQLite
6 6 (17.65%) Facebook
6 6 (17.65%) Twitter
6 6 (17.65%) OO PHP
6 6 (17.65%) Google
6 6 (17.65%) JSON
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) OOP
7 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
7 5 (14.71%) Windows

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (20.59%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (17.65%) SQLite
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.88%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Military
2 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Ajax
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) LAMP
3 6 (17.65%) REST
3 6 (17.65%) JSON
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) J2EE
5 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 2 (5.88%) JSP
7 2 (5.88%) Servlets
7 2 (5.88%) Struts
7 2 (5.88%) EJB
7 2 (5.88%) JPA
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) Qt
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) OO
2 6 (17.65%) OO PHP
2 6 (17.65%) OOP
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) RAD
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 10 (29.41%) PHP
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) C++
3 7 (20.59%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Objective-C
3 7 (20.59%) PHP5
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Facebook
1 6 (17.65%) Twitter
1 6 (17.65%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
Taunton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Bath
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Fleet Street, London
Mediaforce
Salary: Attractive salary and excellent potential
Posted: 15 days ago