Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Junior
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 16 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.87% 4.58% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 4.64% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 26
Leicester median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% -1.92%
10th Percentile £21,750 £19,000 £19,875
90th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £30,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +0.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 549 819 813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 98.67% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 507 744 685
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.11% +1.90% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,650 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +5.19% -0.77%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Leicester

Junior
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Junior in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) CMS
5 8 (50.00%) LAMP
5 8 (50.00%) MySQL
5 8 (50.00%) Drupal
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Android
5 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) RESTful
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
8 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (12.50%) Perl
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Python

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 9 (56.25%) CMS
2 8 (50.00%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (50.00%) LAMP
2 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Autofac
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) StructureMap
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Android
1 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet