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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 73 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 60 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.07% 2.53% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.69% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 49
Average salary £24,750 £25,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,700 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £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
1827 1486 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.50% 93.99% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1213 1674
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -5 18 £25,000 +4.16% 4
Macclesfield +5 8 £22,000 -16.98% 1
Crewe -2 7 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Chester -8 3 £31,000 -4.61%
Wilmslow -14 1 £24,500 +13.95%
Widnes - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £18,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 62 (60.19%) .NET
2 61 (59.22%) C#
3 50 (48.54%) ASP.NET
4 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (34.95%) SQL Server
6 34 (33.01%) .NET Framework
7 33 (32.04%) VB.NET
7 33 (32.04%) TDD
8 32 (31.07%) Windows
8 32 (31.07%) Computer Science
9 31 (30.10%) Scrum
10 29 (28.16%) WinForms
10 29 (28.16%) SQL
11 28 (27.18%) MVC
11 28 (27.18%) MVVM
12 27 (26.21%) WCF
12 27 (26.21%) WPF
13 26 (25.24%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (25.24%) VB
14 25 (24.27%) Internet
14 25 (24.27%) NUnit
14 25 (24.27%) Dependency Injection
14 25 (24.27%) Inversion of Control
14 25 (24.27%) MSTest
14 25 (24.27%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (24.27%) Moq
14 25 (24.27%) Spring.NET
14 25 (24.27%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (24.27%) Ninject

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (3.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.97%) Apache
2 1 (0.97%) SAS
2 1 (0.97%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) MS Project
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.27%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.97%) Broadband
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) MySQL
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.94%) DTS
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) NUnit
1 25 (24.27%) MSTest
1 25 (24.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (24.27%) Moq
2 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.88%) Subversion
3 4 (3.88%) Selenium
3 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.94%) Bower
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.97%) Gradle
6 1 (0.97%) Maven
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.97%) Ant
6 1 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.83%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Games
2 2 (1.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (60.19%) .NET
2 50 (48.54%) ASP.NET
3 34 (33.01%) .NET Framework
4 29 (28.16%) WinForms
5 27 (26.21%) WCF
5 27 (26.21%) WPF
6 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (24.27%) Castle Windsor
7 25 (24.27%) Ninject
7 25 (24.27%) Spring.NET
7 25 (24.27%) Unity DI Container
8 24 (23.30%) HTML
9 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 21 (20.39%) Razor View Engine
11 20 (19.42%) CSS
12 15 (14.56%) jQuery
13 10 (9.71%) Ajax
14 7 (6.80%) Web Services
15 6 (5.83%) HTML5
16 5 (4.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.07%) Computer Science
2 25 (24.27%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.91%) Open Source
5 2 (1.94%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.94%) Social Network
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) New Media
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
6 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Windows
2 8 (7.77%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) UNIX
3 7 (6.80%) Android
4 6 (5.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.04%) TDD
3 31 (30.10%) Scrum
4 28 (27.18%) MVC
4 28 (27.18%) MVVM
5 26 (25.24%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (24.27%) Web Application Development
6 25 (24.27%) Kanban
6 25 (24.27%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (8.74%) OO
8 7 (6.80%) Web Development
9 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.85%) OOD
10 5 (4.85%) Project Management
10 5 (4.85%) Regression Testing
10 5 (4.85%) Automation Testing
10 5 (4.85%) Android Development
10 5 (4.85%) iOS Development
11 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) C#
2 33 (32.04%) VB.NET
3 29 (28.16%) SQL
4 26 (25.24%) VB
5 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.85%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.85%) Java
7 4 (3.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.91%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.97%) PMP
2 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle
2 3 (2.91%) Google
3 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.97%) Tableau
3 1 (0.97%) SAP
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe
3 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (0.97%) Telerik
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