Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
South West > Dorset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 62 91
Rank change year-on-year +14 +29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 59 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.21% 3.54% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 3.55% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 36
Dorset median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £19,050 £20,750 £19,125
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1115 1071 1449
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 971 959 1128
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £50,900
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Dorset

Junior
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Junior in Dorset

Junior
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Dorset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Dorset

Junior
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +18 31 £30,000 +20.00%
Poole 0 17 £25,000 - 3
Weymouth - 5 £24,000 -
Blandford Forum - 3 £25,000 - 1
Junior
South West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Dorset region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 34 (57.63%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
3 31 (52.54%) C#
4 29 (49.15%) HTML
5 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
6 27 (45.76%) CSS
7 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
8 24 (40.68%) SQL
8 24 (40.68%) Degree
9 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
10 12 (20.34%) jQuery
10 12 (20.34%) MVC
10 12 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (18.64%) Web Development
11 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (16.95%) RESTful
12 10 (16.95%) Android
12 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
12 10 (16.95%) Java
12 10 (16.95%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (15.25%) OOP
13 9 (15.25%) OO
14 7 (11.86%) Marketing
14 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
15 6 (10.17%) User Experience
15 6 (10.17%) Ajax
15 6 (10.17%) Linux
15 6 (10.17%) Internet

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.78%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.69%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
3 29 (49.15%) HTML
4 27 (45.76%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) jQuery
6 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
6 10 (16.95%) RESTful
7 6 (10.17%) Ajax
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (8.47%) XML
9 2 (3.39%) Redux
9 2 (3.39%) Web Services
10 1 (1.69%) .NET Core
10 1 (1.69%) COM
10 1 (1.69%) JSON
10 1 (1.69%) React
10 1 (1.69%) React Native
10 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.95%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (10.17%) User Experience
4 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Android
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) Web Development
4 9 (15.25%) OO
4 9 (15.25%) OOP
5 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
6 5 (8.47%) SDLC
6 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.78%) SEO
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.39%) B2B
8 2 (3.39%) B2B Marketing
8 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.39%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.39%) Network Design
8 2 (3.39%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Project Management
8 2 (3.39%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) C#
2 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
5 5 (8.47%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.78%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Adobe
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) Marketo
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco