Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Junior
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 85 62
Rank change year-on-year +35 -23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 69 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.15% 2.25% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 2.32% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 30 38
Somerset median annual salary £27,500 £28,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £38,000 £60,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1300 1293 1228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.00% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1107 1065
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Somerset

Junior
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Junior in Somerset

Junior
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Somerset

Junior
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +17 44 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Weston-super-Mare - 4 £27,500 -
Taunton +13 2 £19,750 +1.28%
Yeovil +3 2 £31,000 +63.16%
Clevedon - 2 £21,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 2 £30,000 -
Portishead - 1 £24,000 -
Junior
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.68%) HTML
4 20 (28.99%) CSS
4 20 (28.99%) Degree
5 19 (27.54%) MVC
6 18 (26.09%) TDD
6 18 (26.09%) Linux
6 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 17 (24.64%) Java
8 16 (23.19%) SQL
8 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
9 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (21.74%) Web Services
9 15 (21.74%) Scrum
10 13 (18.84%) .NET
10 13 (18.84%) Web Development
10 13 (18.84%) HTML5
11 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
11 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 12 (17.39%) C#
12 11 (15.94%) MySQL
12 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.94%) jQuery
12 11 (15.94%) Node.js
12 11 (15.94%) Docker
12 11 (15.94%) React
13 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
13 10 (14.49%) JSON

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) GitHub
2 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) SMS
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.94%) MySQL
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.35%) Power BI
6 2 (2.90%) QlikView
6 2 (2.90%) Redis
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) OLAP
7 1 (1.45%) OLTP
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.70%) Grunt
4 5 (7.25%) JIRA
5 4 (5.80%) gulp
5 4 (5.80%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Codeception
7 2 (2.90%) Moq
7 2 (2.90%) NUnit
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
8 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.45%) tSQLt
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
1 3 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Law
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) HTML
2 20 (28.99%) CSS
3 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 15 (21.74%) Web Services
5 13 (18.84%) .NET
5 13 (18.84%) HTML5
6 11 (15.94%) jQuery
6 11 (15.94%) Node.js
6 11 (15.94%) React
7 10 (14.49%) JSON
8 9 (13.04%) CSS3
8 9 (13.04%) RESTful
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.14%) LAMP
10 7 (10.14%) Sass
10 7 (10.14%) Symfony
11 6 (8.70%) Behat
11 6 (8.70%) Spring
12 5 (7.25%) Doctrine
13 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) User Experience
3 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.90%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) MVC
3 18 (26.09%) TDD
4 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.74%) Scrum
5 13 (18.84%) Web Development
6 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (13.04%) DevOps
8 9 (13.04%) Microservices
8 9 (13.04%) OO
8 9 (13.04%) Software Delivery
9 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
10 7 (10.14%) Analytics
10 7 (10.14%) Open Source
11 6 (8.70%) BDD
11 6 (8.70%) Manual Testing
11 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
2 17 (24.64%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 12 (17.39%) C#
5 10 (14.49%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) PHP 7
7 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) XPath
8 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.45%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.45%) ES6
8 1 (1.45%) R
8 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Ansible
2 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Google
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Zend
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.45%) Brocade
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) EMC
4 1 (1.45%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) NetApp
4 1 (1.45%) Progress
4 1 (1.45%) RedGate
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter