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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 25 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.88% 4.83% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 5.30% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -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
169 132 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.41% 91.03% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 148 103 175
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (46.15%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) MVC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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