The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 29 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.92% 1.01% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.10% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £27,000 £21,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.58% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
108 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.08% 91.41% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 97 155 135
Average salary £36,875 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 18 days ago