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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 73 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 46 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.54% 2.18% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 2.30% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 50
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 £20,350 £20,450 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £30,000
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
1730 1607 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.37% 94.59% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1315 1934
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 £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 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 1 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 0 19 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Macclesfield +13 4 £21,500 -2.27%
Crewe +2 4 £21,500 - 3
Chester -6 3 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Runcorn - 2 £24,000 -
Widnes - 1 - -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 52 (54.17%) C#
2 51 (53.13%) .NET
3 44 (45.83%) ASP.NET
4 32 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 32 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
5 31 (32.29%) Windows
6 29 (30.21%) Scrum
6 29 (30.21%) WinForms
7 28 (29.17%) TDD
7 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 27 (28.13%) VB
8 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (28.13%) MVVM
8 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 26 (27.08%) Unity DI Container
9 26 (27.08%) Castle Windsor
9 26 (27.08%) Ninject
9 26 (27.08%) Razor View Engine
9 26 (27.08%) Web Application Development
9 26 (27.08%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (27.08%) Moq
9 26 (27.08%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (27.08%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (27.08%) MSTest
9 26 (27.08%) Spring.NET
9 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (27.08%) WCF
9 26 (27.08%) WPF
9 26 (27.08%) Kanban

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (2.08%) Node.js
1 2 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.08%) Internet
2 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) Broadband
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) QlikView
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (27.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (27.08%) Moq
1 26 (27.08%) MSTest
1 26 (27.08%) NUnit
2 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Back Office
3 2 (2.08%) Front Office
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.13%) .NET
2 44 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
4 29 (30.21%) WinForms
5 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 26 (27.08%) Unity DI Container
6 26 (27.08%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (27.08%) Ninject
6 26 (27.08%) Razor View Engine
6 26 (27.08%) Spring.NET
6 26 (27.08%) WCF
6 26 (27.08%) WPF
7 16 (16.67%) HTML
8 14 (14.58%) CSS
9 9 (9.38%) jQuery
10 7 (7.29%) Ajax
11 4 (4.17%) Web Services
12 3 (3.13%) Middleware
12 3 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 26 (27.08%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) Open Source
5 1 (1.04%) Social Network
5 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.04%) iPhone
5 1 (1.04%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Windows
2 13 (13.54%) Linux
2 13 (13.54%) UNIX
3 7 (7.29%) Android
4 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Scrum
2 28 (29.17%) TDD
3 27 (28.13%) MVVM
4 26 (27.08%) Web Application Development
4 26 (27.08%) Dependency Injection
4 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (27.08%) Kanban
4 26 (27.08%) MVC
5 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.25%) Project Management
6 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.21%) OO
7 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.21%) Android Development
7 5 (5.21%) iOS Development
7 5 (5.21%) Web Development
8 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.13%) ITIL
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.17%) C#
2 32 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 27 (28.13%) VB
4 22 (22.92%) SQL
5 11 (11.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 5 (5.21%) Java
7 3 (3.13%) Perl
7 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) APMP
3 1 (1.04%) PMP
3 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe
3 1 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.04%) NetApp
3 1 (1.04%) Telerik
3 1 (1.04%) VMware
3 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.04%) Tableau
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago