The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
South West / Dorset
Rank 40 60 63
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.20% 3.09% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 3.13% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 33
Median salary £28,500 £22,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £16,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 362 703 772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.53% 98.87% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 327 530 671
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Junior in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +19 6 £30,000 +81.81%
Ferndown -2 2 £23,000 +4.54%
Poole - 2 £25,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £20,000 -
Junior
South West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 24 (68.57%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) CSS
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 15 (42.86%) MVC
6 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
7 12 (34.29%) jQuery
7 12 (34.29%) RESTful
8 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 10 (28.57%) OO
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (25.71%) Front End Development
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Scrum
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) PHP
11 7 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (20.00%) Android
12 6 (17.14%) Web Development
13 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 5 (14.29%) Subversion
13 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
13 5 (14.29%) CMS

Junior Skill Set
Top Related 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 5 (14.29%) Drupal
1 5 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 5 (14.29%) Moodle
1 5 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Moq
3 3 (8.57%) MSTest
3 3 (8.57%) NUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
1 22 (62.86%) CSS
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
4 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 12 (34.29%) RESTful
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) CakePHP
7 5 (14.29%) Visualforce
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (8.57%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (8.57%) Ninject
8 3 (8.57%) Spring.NET
8 3 (8.57%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (8.57%) WCF
8 3 (8.57%) WinForms
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) MVC
3 10 (28.57%) OO
4 9 (25.71%) Front End Development
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Web Development
7 5 (14.29%) OO PHP
7 5 (14.29%) OOP
7 5 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (8.57%) Kanban
8 3 (8.57%) MVVM
9 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Apex Code
5 5 (14.29%) SOQL
6 2 (5.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (14.29%) Zend
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft