The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 51 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.78% 2.33% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.48% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 9
Average salary £27,500 £20,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £19,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £24,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
North West

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
487 484 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.63% 94.16% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 410 436 428
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Junior
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 5 £22,500 +9.75%
Chorley -7 1 £19,500 +2.63%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) Retail
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (21.74%) Spring MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Spring
6 5 (21.74%) Maven
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
6 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Struts
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (4.35%) DTS
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) Spring MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Struts
4 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) WinForms
7 1 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) MVC
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Android Development
3 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) ABAP
7 1 (4.35%) X++
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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