The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 45 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.11% 1.53% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.56% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
490 513 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.87% 98.09% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 406 455 368
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) WinForms
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) NUnit
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (26.67%) MSTest
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) MVVM
4 4 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (26.67%) Moq
4 4 (26.67%) Castle Windsor

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Moq
1 4 (26.67%) MSTest
1 4 (26.67%) NUnit
1 4 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) Ninject
3 4 (26.67%) Spring.NET
3 4 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) MVVM
3 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
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