Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 25 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +31 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 6.59% 7.09% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 7.09% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Maidstone median annual salary £30,000 £28,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +25.00% +6.98%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,375 £20,025
90th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £30,325
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 90 127 232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 100.00% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 76 120 215
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,875 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,875 £61,250
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 January 2019, 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) ES7
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) webpack
4 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
5 1 (16.67%) Serverless
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

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 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) ES7
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree