The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 48 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 51 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.27% 1.97% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 2.05% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 41
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £26,500
UK excluding London median 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
1138 1660 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.31% 96.34% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1270 1292
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 May 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Junior
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn +10 10 £20,250 -27.67% 1
Warrington +11 9 £25,000 - 1
Macclesfield +11 7 £25,000 +19.04% 2
Chester -1 6 £27,500 +22.22%
Crewe +21 3 £25,000 - 1
Frodsham - 3 £25,000 -
Knutsford +6 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 54 (61.36%) C#
2 53 (60.23%) .NET
3 45 (51.14%) MVC
4 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET
5 32 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
7 28 (31.82%) .NET Framework
8 27 (30.68%) HTML
9 26 (29.55%) VB
10 22 (25.00%) MySQL
10 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 22 (25.00%) Windows
11 21 (23.86%) CSS
11 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
11 21 (23.86%) jQuery
12 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (21.59%) SQL
13 19 (21.59%) Web Application Development
13 19 (21.59%) WCF
14 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
15 17 (19.32%) Internet
15 17 (19.32%) TDD
15 17 (19.32%) NUnit
15 17 (19.32%) WinForms
15 17 (19.32%) Scrum
15 17 (19.32%) WPF
15 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (19.32%) Kanban
15 17 (19.32%) Spring.NET

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Drupal
2 1 (1.14%) Node.js
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.14%) DMZ
3 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) MySQL
1 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Moq
1 17 (19.32%) MSTest
1 17 (19.32%) NUnit
1 17 (19.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
1 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.41%) Advertising
2 3 (3.41%) Banking
2 3 (3.41%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (3.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.23%) .NET
2 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (31.82%) .NET Framework
4 27 (30.68%) HTML
5 21 (23.86%) CSS
5 21 (23.86%) jQuery
6 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (21.59%) WCF
8 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (19.32%) Castle Windsor
8 17 (19.32%) Ninject
8 17 (19.32%) Spring.NET
8 17 (19.32%) Unity DI Container
8 17 (19.32%) WinForms
8 17 (19.32%) WPF
9 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 9 (10.23%) Ajax
11 4 (4.55%) JSON
12 3 (3.41%) REST
12 3 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
2 17 (19.32%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) MVC
2 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.59%) Web Application Development
4 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (19.32%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (19.32%) Kanban
4 17 (19.32%) MVVM
4 17 (19.32%) Scrum
4 17 (19.32%) TDD
5 14 (15.91%) Web Development
6 11 (12.50%) OOP
7 7 (7.95%) OO
8 6 (6.82%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.68%) SEO
9 5 (5.68%) Web Design
10 4 (4.55%) SDLC
10 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.55%) Workflow
11 3 (3.41%) CRUD
11 3 (3.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (61.36%) C#
2 32 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
4 26 (29.55%) VB
5 19 (21.59%) SQL
6 12 (13.64%) PHP
7 8 (9.09%) C++
8 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.82%) Java
9 6 (6.82%) VB6
10 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.27%) Python
11 2 (2.27%) Ruby
12 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) CISM
2 1 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) COBIT
1 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.27%) vSphere
1 2 (2.27%) XenApp
1 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
1 2 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe
3 2 (2.27%) AppSense
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix
3 2 (2.27%) EMC
3 2 (2.27%) HP
3 2 (2.27%) NetApp
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Crewe
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago