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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 75 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 46 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.69% 2.54% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.65% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 31
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,325 £20,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,400 £32,500
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
1640 1771 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.85% 95.57% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1413 1333
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 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 +14 31 £25,000 - 2
Chester -4 5 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Knutsford - 3 £25,000 -
Macclesfield +12 2 £22,500 +4.65%
Northwich - 2 - - 2
Runcorn -10 1 £24,000 - 1
Crewe -11 1 £22,000 +2.32% 1
Nantwich - 1 £22,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £17,500 -
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 44 (53.66%) C#
2 37 (45.12%) .NET
3 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET
4 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (40.24%) MVC
6 31 (37.80%) Windows
6 31 (37.80%) VB.NET
6 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
7 29 (35.37%) .NET Framework
8 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (32.93%) TDD
10 26 (31.71%) WinForms
10 26 (31.71%) VB
10 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
10 26 (31.71%) MVVM
10 26 (31.71%) WCF
10 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
11 25 (30.49%) Ninject
11 25 (30.49%) Web Application Development
11 25 (30.49%) Unity DI Container
11 25 (30.49%) WPF
11 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (30.49%) Kanban
11 25 (30.49%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (30.49%) Moq
11 25 (30.49%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (30.49%) Inversion of Control
11 25 (30.49%) MSTest
11 25 (30.49%) Spring.NET
11 25 (30.49%) Internet

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 6 (7.32%) WordPress
2 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.22%) MODX
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.54%) MS Office
3 4 (4.88%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.66%) MS Project
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Broadband
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) MySQL
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) NUnit
1 25 (30.49%) MSTest
1 25 (30.49%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (30.49%) Moq
2 9 (10.98%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Publishing
4 3 (3.66%) Local Government
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) .NET
2 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET
3 29 (35.37%) .NET Framework
4 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
5 26 (31.71%) WCF
5 26 (31.71%) WinForms
6 25 (30.49%) WPF
6 25 (30.49%) Ninject
6 25 (30.49%) Spring.NET
6 25 (30.49%) Unity DI Container
7 22 (26.83%) HTML
8 20 (24.39%) CSS
9 19 (23.17%) jQuery
10 8 (9.76%) HTML5
11 5 (6.10%) CSS3
11 5 (6.10%) Ajax
12 4 (4.88%) Entity Framework
13 3 (3.66%) LESS
13 3 (3.66%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
2 25 (30.49%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.66%) Life Science
5 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) NHS
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Telematics
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.24%) MVC
3 27 (32.93%) TDD
4 26 (31.71%) MVVM
5 25 (30.49%) Kanban
5 25 (30.49%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (30.49%) Web Application Development
5 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (30.49%) Scrum
6 16 (19.51%) OO
7 14 (17.07%) Web Development
8 8 (9.76%) Project Management
9 7 (8.54%) OOD
9 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.32%) OOP
10 6 (7.32%) Document Management
11 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.88%) CRM
11 4 (4.88%) ITIL
11 4 (4.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) C#
2 31 (37.80%) VB.NET
3 26 (31.71%) VB
4 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.41%) PHP
5 11 (13.41%) SQL
6 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.88%) Java
7 2 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) VBScript
8 1 (1.22%) VBA
8 1 (1.22%) VC++
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Sony
3 2 (2.44%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) Zend
4 1 (1.22%) F5
4 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.22%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
4 1 (1.22%) Avaya
4 1 (1.22%) Juniper
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northwich
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Neston
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago