The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 77 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 50 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.71% 2.62% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.77% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 67
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,600 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
North West

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Salary Trend in Cheshire

Junior
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -6 20 £25,000 - 2
Chester +8 7 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Nantwich - 6 £22,000 -
Crewe +1 5 £24,000 +14.28% 2
Macclesfield +9 3 £25,000 +16.27%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 38 (42.70%) SQL
2 36 (40.45%) C#
2 36 (40.45%) .NET
3 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
4 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
5 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.47%) HTML
6 20 (22.47%) CSS
6 20 (22.47%) MVC
7 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
7 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
7 18 (20.22%) Windows
8 17 (19.10%) VB.NET
8 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
8 17 (19.10%) TDD
9 16 (17.98%) Internet
9 16 (17.98%) Linux
9 16 (17.98%) VB
9 16 (17.98%) WinForms
10 15 (16.85%) Scrum
10 15 (16.85%) NUnit
10 15 (16.85%) WCF
10 15 (16.85%) WPF
10 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (16.85%) Kanban
10 15 (16.85%) Spring.NET
10 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (16.85%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (16.85%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (16.85%) MSTest

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (4.49%) Apache
2 3 (3.37%) nginx
3 2 (2.25%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.25%) Drupal
3 2 (2.25%) Node.js
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) osCommerce
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
2 16 (17.98%) Internet
3 3 (3.37%) Firewall
4 2 (2.25%) SMS
4 2 (2.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) OLTP
5 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) NUnit
1 15 (16.85%) MSTest
1 15 (16.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 15 (16.85%) Moq
2 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.25%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) Ant
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Hudson
4 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Banking
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.45%) .NET
2 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 20 (22.47%) CSS
4 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
5 16 (17.98%) WinForms
6 15 (16.85%) WCF
6 15 (16.85%) WPF
6 15 (16.85%) Spring.NET
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (16.85%) Castle Windsor
6 15 (16.85%) Ninject
6 15 (16.85%) Razor View Engine
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 15 (16.85%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (8.99%) jQuery
8 7 (7.87%) Ajax
9 3 (3.37%) XHTML
9 3 (3.37%) CSS3
9 3 (3.37%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.85%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.49%) Open Source
4 4 (4.49%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.37%) iPhone
6 2 (2.25%) EMV
6 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.25%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 16 (17.98%) Linux
3 13 (14.61%) UNIX
4 8 (8.99%) Android
5 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) MVC
2 17 (19.10%) TDD
3 15 (16.85%) Scrum
3 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (16.85%) Kanban
3 15 (16.85%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (16.85%) MVVM
3 15 (16.85%) Web Application Development
4 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.62%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.49%) Android Development
8 4 (4.49%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) SQL
2 36 (40.45%) C#
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.10%) VB.NET
5 16 (17.98%) VB
6 11 (12.36%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.87%) Java
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.37%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) C++
11 1 (1.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) ISEB
3 2 (2.25%) MCTS
3 2 (2.25%) APMP
3 2 (2.25%) MCP
3 2 (2.25%) MCAD
3 2 (2.25%) MCSD
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.12%) NetApp
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle
2 1 (1.12%) VMware
2 1 (1.12%) Tableau
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates
Posted: 22 days ago