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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 53 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.44% 3.77% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.95% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 4
Average salary £23,000 £33,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £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 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
486 583 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.98% 95.57% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 356 450 222
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 5 (25.00%) Adobe
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Web Design
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (20.00%) Content Management
6 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Process Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) GoldMine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) Content Management
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Process Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 and £22,000 depending on experience plus Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago