The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Junior
South East > Kent
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.75% 6.02% 6.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 6.14% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 64
Kent median annual salary £25,500 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.08% -10.90%  
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,750 £20,200
90th Percentile £30,500 £32,750 £35,975
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 662 945 1073
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.37% 98.03% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2469 3503 5483
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Kent

Junior
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Junior in Kent

Junior
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Kent over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Kent

Junior
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Canterbury - 7 £27,500 -
Maidstone +2 5 £26,250 +11.70%
Tunbridge Wells +1 4 £25,000 -
Chatham +4 2 £21,750 +8.75%
Dartford +4 2 £22,000 -13.72%
Whitstable +2 2 £23,500 +11.90%
Westerham - 1 £24,000 -
Swanley - 1 £32,500 -
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Kent region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
2 30 (46.88%) .NET
3 28 (43.75%) HTML
4 26 (40.63%) SQL
5 23 (35.94%) C#
6 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 18 (28.13%) Degree
8 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.31%) Java
11 13 (20.31%) XML
12 12 (18.75%) PHP
12 12 (18.75%) MVC
13 11 (17.19%) Spring
13 11 (17.19%) Web Development
14 10 (15.63%) Finance
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (14.06%) Web Services
15 9 (14.06%) MySQL
15 9 (14.06%) Windows
16 8 (12.50%) Intranet
16 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
17 7 (10.94%) jQuery
17 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (10.94%) Visualfiles
17 7 (10.94%) Marketing
17 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 7 (10.94%) CRM
17 7 (10.94%) VBA

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (7.81%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.13%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.56%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Intranet
2 3 (4.69%) CDMA
2 3 (4.69%) GSM
2 3 (4.69%) LTE
2 3 (4.69%) UMTS
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
3 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) DocumentDB
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.13%) RavenDB
4 2 (3.13%) SQL CLR
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL Workbench
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Power BI
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JIRA
2 5 (7.81%) Fiddler
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) Maven
3 4 (6.25%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) Moq
4 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
4 3 (4.69%) NUnit
4 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) .NET
2 28 (43.75%) HTML
3 20 (31.25%) CSS
4 13 (20.31%) XML
5 11 (17.19%) Spring
6 9 (14.06%) Web Services
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
7 7 (10.94%) jQuery
8 6 (9.38%) Ajax
9 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.81%) JSP
9 5 (7.81%) WCF
9 5 (7.81%) WPF
10 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.25%) Swing
11 3 (4.69%) Laravel
11 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) CentOS
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) MVC
3 11 (17.19%) Web Development
4 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Case Management
5 7 (10.94%) CRM
6 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.81%) Kanban
7 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (6.25%) Web Design
9 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.69%) Email Marketing
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL
9 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.69%) OO
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.69%) System Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 23 (35.94%) C#
4 13 (20.31%) Java
5 12 (18.75%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) VBA
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) F#
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) R
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.13%) CISM
3 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) MCDST
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) COBIT
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kibana
1 2 (3.13%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.69%) Google
4 3 (4.69%) Thunderhead
5 2 (3.13%) New Relic
5 2 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Capita
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy
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