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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 44 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 22 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.60% 2.08% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 2.15% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 4
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £29,050
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
596 558 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.55% 96.71% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 517 481 361
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.00%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (17.14%) MS Office
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.29%) XML
6 5 (14.29%) MS Project
6 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) jQuery
6 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (11.43%) VB
7 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.43%) COM
7 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) Client/Server

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (5.71%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) VoIP
1 2 (5.71%) DHCP
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (14.29%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (11.43%) COM
5 4 (11.43%) SOAP
5 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.86%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Data Security
6 1 (2.86%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.86%) Data Transformation
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) VB
5 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Dell
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
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