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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 61 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.01% 1.63% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 4
Average salary £24,000 £25,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
772 646 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.74% 95.70% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 621 550 420
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £24,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 3 July 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 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (14.29%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Data Protection

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
4 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) JPA
5 1 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) JSF
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) SDLC
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
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