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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 55 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 25 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.54% 3.74% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 3.87% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 6
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £19,000
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
539 568 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.82% 96.60% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 416 405 239
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Watford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Watford

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 9 (27.27%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) QA
7 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
7 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Web Development
8 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
8 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.21%) Web Services
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) CMS
10 5 (15.15%) Web Design
10 5 (15.15%) Content Management
10 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
10 5 (15.15%) Adobe
10 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
10 5 (15.15%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
10 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (12.12%) Finance

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) GoldMine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 13 (39.39%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
4 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.15%) Web Design
5 3 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Process Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago