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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 90 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 29 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 2.58% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.69% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 40
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,400 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,700 £26,000
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
1612 1745 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.99% 95.72% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1275 1437
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £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 17 April 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 +10 13 £25,000 - 3
Chester +12 6 £22,500 -12.62% 5
Macclesfield -1 2 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Crewe -7 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Knutsford - 2 £23,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £28,000 - 2
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 35 (63.64%) C#
3 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (58.18%) VB.NET
4 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (56.36%) Windows
6 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
7 29 (52.73%) MVC
8 27 (49.09%) VB
8 27 (49.09%) WPF
8 27 (49.09%) TDD
8 27 (49.09%) WinForms
9 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (47.27%) MVVM
9 26 (47.27%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (45.45%) Ninject
10 25 (45.45%) Web Application Development
10 25 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
10 25 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (45.45%) Moq
10 25 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (45.45%) MSTest
10 25 (45.45%) Scrum
10 25 (45.45%) NUnit
10 25 (45.45%) Spring.NET
10 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (45.45%) WCF
10 25 (45.45%) Kanban

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (1.82%) CMS
1 1 (1.82%) WordPress
1 1 (1.82%) MODX
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) MS Access
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) NUnit
1 25 (45.45%) MSTest
1 25 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (45.45%) Moq
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 27 (49.09%) WinForms
4 27 (49.09%) WPF
5 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (47.27%) Castle Windsor
6 25 (45.45%) Ninject
6 25 (45.45%) Spring.NET
6 25 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
6 25 (45.45%) WCF
7 17 (30.91%) HTML
8 15 (27.27%) CSS
9 10 (18.18%) jQuery
10 9 (16.36%) HTML5
11 7 (12.73%) Ajax
12 5 (9.09%) XHTML
13 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
13 4 (7.27%) CSS3
14 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
2 25 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (10.91%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.45%) Animation
6 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) MVC
3 27 (49.09%) TDD
4 26 (47.27%) MVVM
5 25 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (45.45%) Kanban
5 25 (45.45%) Web Application Development
5 25 (45.45%) Scrum
6 7 (12.73%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) SEO
7 4 (7.27%) OOP
8 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) Market Research
8 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.45%) B2C
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) C#
2 32 (58.18%) VB.NET
3 27 (49.09%) VB
4 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 6 (10.91%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
8 2 (3.64%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) VBScript
9 1 (1.82%) VBA
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Adobe
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Google
3 2 (3.64%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) F5
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Juniper
4 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.82%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
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