The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 44 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.73% 7.25% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 8.06% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £23,500 £20,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.63% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
Junior
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 62 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.53% 89.86% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 157 56 178
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Junior
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the St Albans region.

Junior Salary Trend in St Albans

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) MSTest
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) BDD

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) RavenDB
2 6 (85.71%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) NUnit
1 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) MSTest
1 6 (85.71%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) CQRS
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft