The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 28 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.13% 4.71% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 4.82% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 166 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.87% 97.65% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 130 160 100
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Junior
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Junior Salary Trend in Bolton

Junior
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Bolton

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 10 (47.62%) MVC
7 9 (42.86%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (38.10%) OO
8 8 (38.10%) OOD
8 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
11 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (14.29%) HTML5
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (9.52%) CMS
12 2 (9.52%) Retail
12 2 (9.52%) Web Development
12 2 (9.52%) Java
12 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (9.52%) Web Services
13 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (4.76%) Python

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) jQuery
5 9 (42.86%) XML
5 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) WinForms
9 1 (4.76%) WCF
9 1 (4.76%) WPF
9 1 (4.76%) LINQ
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) OO
2 8 (38.10%) OOD
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
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