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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 62 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.74% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £18,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £19,750
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
650 583 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.15% 97.98% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 548 471 542
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Transformation
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) WCF

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
1 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Data Transformation
2 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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