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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 48 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 23 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.15% 6.79% 6.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 7.27% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 10
Average salary £26,500 £24,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.16% -1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £34,100 £26,500
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 Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
542 344 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.83% 93.48% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 401 269 242
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Junior
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Junior Salary Trend in Watford

Junior
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Watford

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) E-Commerce
3 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
3 25 (56.82%) Finance
3 25 (56.82%) Manufacturing
3 25 (56.82%) Retail
4 23 (52.27%) Windows
5 19 (43.18%) MS Office
5 19 (43.18%) Oracle
6 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 14 (31.82%) Degree
8 12 (27.27%) IBM
8 12 (27.27%) FTP
8 12 (27.27%) Java
8 12 (27.27%) Time Management
9 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (25.00%) DB2
9 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (25.00%) J2EE
9 11 (25.00%) AIX
9 11 (25.00%) Solaris
9 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (25.00%) MQSeries
9 11 (25.00%) JDBC
9 11 (25.00%) IIS
9 11 (25.00%) UNIX
9 11 (25.00%) HTTP

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (25.00%) IIS
1 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 11 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Office
2 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) FTP
2 11 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
1 25 (56.82%) Manufacturing
1 25 (56.82%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) J2EE
1 11 (25.00%) JDBC
1 11 (25.00%) Middleware
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
6 1 (2.27%) Web Services
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) EPoS
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) AIX
3 11 (25.00%) Solaris
3 11 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) E-Commerce
2 12 (27.27%) Time Management
3 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Data Entry
5 5 (11.36%) Online Marketing
6 4 (9.09%) MVC
6 4 (9.09%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Computer Security
7 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Product Management
8 1 (2.27%) ERD
8 1 (2.27%) OO
8 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Logistics
8 1 (2.27%) Web Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) C
4 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCT
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) Oracle
3 12 (27.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.27%) Hitwise
4 1 (2.27%) comScore
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
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