The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 29 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.60% 1.87% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 1.95% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,150 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,400
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Junior
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 256 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 98.56% 95.52% 89.86%
Number of salaries quoted 118 160 179
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Chester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (36.36%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) ADO
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Database Security

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ADO
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft