The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 29 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.92% 4.20% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 4.58% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £18,000 £21,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% -6.52%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 131 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.69% 91.61% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 143 108 162
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Junior
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Junior Salary Trend in Halifax

Junior
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Halifax

Junior
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
1 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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