The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 59 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.77% 1.00% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.03% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £20,250 £25,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
624 486 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.30% 97.01% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 543 408 481
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Junior
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Junior Salary Trend in Cardiff

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) MS Office
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) MS Project
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Data Transformation
7 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) ISEB
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
7 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Data Transformation
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
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