Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

Junior
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 25 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.17% 6.25% 7.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 6.33% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 12
Maidstone median annual salary £23,000 £26,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +10.64% -14.55%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,100 £20,125
90th Percentile £32,100 £30,350 £27,050
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 138 158 154
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.75% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 133 134 143
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,625 £57,250
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.14%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Maidstone

Junior
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Junior in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Maidstone region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Java 8
2 1 (33.33%) PHP