The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
North West / Lancashire
Rank 40 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.94% 2.31% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 2.45% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 21
Median salary £21,750 £22,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,700 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 327 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.38% 94.51% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 388 285 419
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Junior
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Junior Salary Trend in Lancashire

Junior
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colne - 4 £19,000 -
Preston - 4 £24,500 -
Chorley 0 2 £18,500 -22.10% 1
Skelmersdale - 2 £24,000 -
Blackburn - 2 £21,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £22,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Lancashire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) MySQL
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 5 (15.63%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 4 (12.50%) iPad
8 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.50%) WinForms
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) C
9 3 (9.38%) C++
9 3 (9.38%) OOP
9 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) OOD
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) WordPress

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (9.38%) WordPress
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) InDesign
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) WPF
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) Laravel
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
6 1 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) Symfony
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Kanban
3 3 (9.38%) MVVM
3 3 (9.38%) OO
3 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (9.38%) OOD
3 3 (9.38%) OOP
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) BDD
4 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
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