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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 53 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 2.55% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.60% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 18
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
543 461 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.94% 98.09% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 462 391 463
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016, 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 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) WinForms
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) NUnit
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) Degree

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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Moq
1 3 (17.65%) MSTest
1 3 (17.65%) NUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Ninject
4 3 (17.65%) Spring.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) WinForms
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (11.76%) NHS
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
3 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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