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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 50 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.62% - 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
182 126 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.38% 98.44% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 170 111 134
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +39.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) NUnit
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
5 4 (44.44%) RavenDB
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) Neo4j
6 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
1 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Mingle
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) RavenDB
2 4 (44.44%) Neo4j
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (44.44%) NUnit
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (33.33%) MSTest
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) CQRS
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau