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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 26 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.72% 9.15% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 9.27% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £23,000 £28,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +20.43%
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
111 151 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 95.69% 98.69% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 102 134 166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft