The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 47 54
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.94% 2.70% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% 2.73% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 11
Median salary £25,000 £28,750 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +30.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,900 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £40,000 £25,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,935 £26,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 282 366 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.92% 98.92% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1793 2266
Median salary £35,285 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.78% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Leicester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 35 (81.40%) HTML
1 35 (81.40%) CSS
2 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
4 24 (55.81%) PHP
4 24 (55.81%) jQuery
5 23 (53.49%) MySQL
5 23 (53.49%) CMS
6 21 (48.84%) LAMP
6 21 (48.84%) Drupal
6 21 (48.84%) Android
6 21 (48.84%) Apple iOS
6 21 (48.84%) Mobile Development
6 21 (48.84%) Apache Cordova
6 21 (48.84%) PhoneGap
7 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.26%) .NET
8 9 (20.93%) C#
8 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.93%) HTML5
9 7 (16.28%) Selenium
9 7 (16.28%) Java
9 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.28%) MVC
10 6 (13.95%) Retail
10 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.95%) QA
10 6 (13.95%) Node.js
10 6 (13.95%) Test Automation

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 23 (53.49%) CMS
2 21 (48.84%) Drupal
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) QUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Grunt
4 1 (2.33%) gulp
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) CSS
1 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 24 (55.81%) jQuery
3 21 (48.84%) Apache Cordova
3 21 (48.84%) LAMP
3 21 (48.84%) PhoneGap
4 10 (23.26%) .NET
5 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
5 9 (20.93%) HTML5
6 6 (13.95%) Backbone.js
6 6 (13.95%) Ember.js
6 6 (13.95%) Node.js
6 6 (13.95%) React
7 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.98%) CSS3
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.65%) Laravel
9 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Android
1 21 (48.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Mobile Development
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.98%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) CQRS
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (2.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) System Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 24 (55.81%) PHP
3 9 (20.93%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Scala
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Twitter