Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £19,750 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 44 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -24 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.41% 3.06% 14.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 3.09% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 19
Taunton median annual salary £19,750 £19,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% -22.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £18,675 £18,325 £19,750
90th Percentile £20,625 £20,875 £45,000
Somerset median annual salary £27,500 £28,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +16.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 135 194 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 98.98% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 157 119
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,450 £21,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,250 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Taunton

Junior
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Taunton

Junior Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

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 Taunton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Progress