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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 74 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 43 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.67% 2.51% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.59% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 29
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £21,650 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,000 £26,300
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
1513 1660 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 96.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1237 1403
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 2015. 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 +5 20 £25,000 - 1
Chester +21 8 £25,000 +5.26% 4
Macclesfield +10 4 £21,000 -16.00%
Knutsford - 4 £23,500 -
Runcorn -1 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Crewe -17 1 £25,000 +21.95% 2
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 39 (60.00%) C#
2 33 (50.77%) .NET
3 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
5 29 (44.62%) VB.NET
5 29 (44.62%) .NET Framework
5 29 (44.62%) Computer Science
6 28 (43.08%) MVC
6 28 (43.08%) Windows
7 27 (41.54%) VB
8 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (40.00%) MVVM
8 26 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
8 26 (40.00%) WCF
9 25 (38.46%) WPF
9 25 (38.46%) Scrum
9 25 (38.46%) WinForms
9 25 (38.46%) TDD
9 25 (38.46%) NUnit
9 25 (38.46%) Internet
9 25 (38.46%) Ninject
9 25 (38.46%) Web Application Development
9 25 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
9 25 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (38.46%) Moq
9 25 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
9 25 (38.46%) MSTest
9 25 (38.46%) Kanban
9 25 (38.46%) Spring.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) MODX
2 1 (1.54%) WordPress
2 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (38.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.15%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) NUnit
1 25 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (38.46%) Moq
1 25 (38.46%) MSTest
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.62%) Local Government
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.77%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
3 29 (44.62%) .NET Framework
4 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
4 26 (40.00%) WCF
5 25 (38.46%) WPF
5 25 (38.46%) WinForms
5 25 (38.46%) Ninject
5 25 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
5 25 (38.46%) Spring.NET
6 13 (20.00%) HTML
7 12 (18.46%) CSS
8 10 (15.38%) jQuery
9 7 (10.77%) HTML5
10 4 (6.15%) Ajax
10 4 (6.15%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.15%) CSS3
11 3 (4.62%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (3.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Computer Science
2 25 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.08%) Animation
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.08%) MVC
3 26 (40.00%) MVVM
4 25 (38.46%) Scrum
4 25 (38.46%) TDD
4 25 (38.46%) Web Application Development
4 25 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (38.46%) Kanban
4 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.46%) OO
6 7 (10.77%) Web Development
6 7 (10.77%) OOD
7 4 (6.15%) SEO
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.62%) SDLC
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Development
8 3 (4.62%) Market Research
8 3 (4.62%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) C#
2 29 (44.62%) VB.NET
3 27 (41.54%) VB
4 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) SQL
6 5 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) Java
9 1 (1.54%) R
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) VBScript
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe
3 3 (4.62%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.54%) Facebook
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) Avaya
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.54%) Yahoo!
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Northwich
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Crewe
OHO Group
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 24 days ago