The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 38 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.60% 2.67% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.82% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 390 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.91% 94.66% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 134
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
Cheshire

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Junior
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Chester region.

Junior Salary Trend in Chester

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago