The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 66 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 59 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.04% 2.77% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.95% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 47
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1824 1492 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.12% 93.78% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1208 1775
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 19 £25,000 +4.16% 2
Macclesfield +11 7 £21,500 -9.47%
Crewe +1 5 £22,500 -4.25% 2
Chester -11 4 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Wilmslow -11 1 £24,500 +22.50%
Widnes - 1 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 £18,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 58 (56.86%) C#
1 58 (56.86%) .NET
2 48 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
4 33 (32.35%) VB.NET
4 33 (32.35%) TDD
4 33 (32.35%) .NET Framework
4 33 (32.35%) Computer Science
5 31 (30.39%) Scrum
5 31 (30.39%) Windows
6 29 (28.43%) WinForms
6 29 (28.43%) MVVM
7 28 (27.45%) WCF
7 28 (27.45%) WPF
8 27 (26.47%) MVC
8 27 (26.47%) VB
8 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (25.49%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (25.49%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (25.49%) MSTest
9 26 (25.49%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (25.49%) Moq
9 26 (25.49%) Kanban
9 26 (25.49%) Spring.NET
9 26 (25.49%) Castle Windsor
9 26 (25.49%) Ninject
9 26 (25.49%) Web Application Development
9 26 (25.49%) Unity DI Container
9 26 (25.49%) Internet

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.49%) Internet
2 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) Broadband
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.96%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.98%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.98%) DTS
6 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.98%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) NUnit
1 26 (25.49%) MSTest
1 26 (25.49%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (25.49%) Moq
2 4 (3.92%) Subversion
3 3 (2.94%) Selenium
3 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.96%) Bower
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.98%) Gradle
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.98%) Ant
5 1 (0.98%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.98%) Maven
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Games
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (56.86%) .NET
2 48 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 33 (32.35%) .NET Framework
4 29 (28.43%) WinForms
5 28 (27.45%) WCF
5 28 (27.45%) WPF
6 27 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (25.49%) Castle Windsor
7 26 (25.49%) Ninject
7 26 (25.49%) Spring.NET
7 26 (25.49%) Unity DI Container
8 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 24 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
10 21 (20.59%) HTML
11 18 (17.65%) CSS
12 13 (12.75%) jQuery
13 9 (8.82%) Ajax
14 6 (5.88%) HTML5
15 5 (4.90%) Web Services
16 3 (2.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 26 (25.49%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) Open Source
4 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.96%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.96%) Social Network
6 1 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.98%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.39%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 10 (9.80%) UNIX
3 7 (6.86%) Android
4 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) TDD
2 31 (30.39%) Scrum
3 29 (28.43%) MVVM
4 27 (26.47%) MVC
4 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (25.49%) Kanban
5 26 (25.49%) Dependency Injection
5 26 (25.49%) Web Application Development
6 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.86%) Web Development
8 6 (5.88%) OO
9 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.90%) Android Development
9 5 (4.90%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.92%) Automation Testing
10 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.92%) OOD
10 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.92%) Project Management
10 4 (3.92%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) C#
2 33 (32.35%) VB.NET
3 27 (26.47%) VB
4 25 (24.51%) SQL
5 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.92%) PHP
6 4 (3.92%) Java
7 3 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) PMP
2 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
2 3 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.98%) Tableau
3 1 (0.98%) SAP
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe
3 1 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (0.98%) Telerik
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