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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 60 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.60% 2.67% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.77% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 22
Average salary £23,750 £22,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,000 £36,000
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
727 541 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.66% 96.43% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 635 460 549
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 10 £27,500 +25.00% 4
Taunton -1 6 £20,000 -35.48%
Street - 2 £22,500 -
Shepton Mallet -5 1 £20,000 -
Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
South West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.00%) Java
3 18 (30.00%) HTML
3 18 (30.00%) CSS
3 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 18 (30.00%) Digital Media
4 17 (28.33%) Linux
4 17 (28.33%) Degree
5 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 15 (25.00%) Python
6 14 (23.33%) jQuery
7 13 (21.67%) MySQL
7 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.00%) C
8 12 (20.00%) Perl
8 12 (20.00%) Finance
9 11 (18.33%) Debian
9 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
9 11 (18.33%) Open Source
10 10 (16.67%) Scrum
10 10 (16.67%) Migration
10 10 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
12 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
13 7 (11.67%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (11.67%) Ruby
13 7 (11.67%) C++
13 7 (11.67%) MS Office
13 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.67%) Internet

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) MySQL
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.33%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) FishEye
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) CSS
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) jQuery
3 7 (11.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.67%) Django
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
6 3 (5.00%) .NET
6 3 (5.00%) HTML5
6 3 (5.00%) CSS3
6 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) Swing
7 2 (3.33%) Flash
7 2 (3.33%) JSON
7 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.67%) WPF
8 1 (1.67%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.67%) LAMP
8 1 (1.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Digital Media
2 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (18.33%) Open Source
4 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.00%) Blog
5 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.33%) Social Network
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Debian
3 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (16.67%) Migration
2 10 (16.67%) Scrum
3 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (10.00%) TDD
5 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.67%) Operations Management
9 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.67%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.67%) Web Marketing
9 1 (1.67%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (1.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.00%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) Python
4 12 (20.00%) C
4 12 (20.00%) Perl
5 10 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (11.67%) Ruby
6 7 (11.67%) C++
7 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.67%) C#
9 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.33%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.33%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.67%) Fortran
11 1 (1.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe
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