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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 37 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 41 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.77% 1.33% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 1.36% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 6
Average salary £24,000 £24,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £31,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
693 663 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.61% 97.79% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 570 578 338
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (41.07%) HTML
2 22 (39.29%) CSS
3 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (32.14%) .NET
5 18 (32.14%) C#
6 15 (26.79%) Degree
7 14 (25.00%) SDLC
7 14 (25.00%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
9 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 12 (21.43%) jQuery
10 11 (19.64%) MVC
10 11 (19.64%) Finance
11 10 (17.86%) PHP
12 9 (16.07%) MySQL
12 9 (16.07%) Intranet
13 8 (14.29%) Scrum
14 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (12.50%) HTML5
14 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (10.71%) Oracle
15 6 (10.71%) MS Office
15 6 (10.71%) Web Services
16 5 (8.93%) Ajax
16 5 (8.93%) C++
16 5 (8.93%) System Testing
16 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
16 5 (8.93%) Front End Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (7.14%) IIS
1 4 (7.14%) Node.js
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS Project
4 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Extranet
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) MSTest
3 2 (3.57%) NUnit
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.79%) Protractor
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) HTML
2 22 (39.29%) CSS
3 18 (32.14%) .NET
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.43%) jQuery
5 7 (12.50%) HTML5
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) Ajax
7 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.14%) XHTML
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.36%) XML
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.57%) CSS3
10 2 (3.57%) JSON
11 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.79%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.79%) Sass
11 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) SDLC
3 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 8 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
5 5 (8.93%) System Testing
6 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.36%) ETL
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) High Availability
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.14%) C#
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.14%) VB
7 3 (5.36%) Java
7 3 (5.36%) VBA
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) Erlang
8 1 (1.79%) Haskell
8 1 (1.79%) Lisp
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) MCSA
2 1 (1.79%) MCTS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Snort
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Dell
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Zend