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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 35 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.57% 3.61% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 4.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £21,500 £20,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -
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
173 175 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.86% 90.21% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 142 135 168
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) XML

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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