The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 81 98 71
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 115 91 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.18% 2.29% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.41% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 74 135
Average salary £23,500 £23,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,350 £30,000
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3462 3772 3961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.69% 95.04% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 3138 3420
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Junior
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Junior Salary Trend in Manchester

Junior
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Manchester

Junior
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport +9 9 £22,500 - 7
Altrincham 0 7 £30,000 +46.34%
Bolton - 6 £21,250 - 1
Wigan -8 5 £25,000 - 1
Cheadle - 4 £25,000 -
Salford - 2 £21,250 - 1
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 117 (49.58%) HTML
2 89 (37.71%) C#
2 89 (37.71%) JavaScript
3 88 (37.29%) .NET
4 85 (36.02%) CSS
5 74 (31.36%) SQL
6 65 (27.54%) ASP.NET
7 53 (22.46%) SQL Server
7 53 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (22.03%) jQuery
9 51 (21.61%) Degree
10 47 (19.92%) MVC
11 43 (18.22%) PHP
12 41 (17.37%) MySQL
13 34 (14.41%) Microsoft
14 29 (12.29%) Java
15 27 (11.44%) OOP
15 27 (11.44%) OO
15 27 (11.44%) Git (software)
16 26 (11.02%) HTML5
17 23 (9.75%) Web Services
17 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
18 22 (9.32%) Web Development
19 21 (8.90%) Web Design
20 20 (8.47%) CMS
20 20 (8.47%) Marketing
20 20 (8.47%) MS Excel
20 20 (8.47%) XML
20 20 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
21 19 (8.05%) Linux

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (8.47%) CMS
2 17 (7.20%) Joomla!
3 16 (6.78%) WordPress
4 10 (4.24%) Umbraco
4 10 (4.24%) IIS
5 9 (3.81%) Confluence
6 8 (3.39%) Drupal
7 5 (2.12%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.85%) Node.js
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.42%) Apache
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.20%) MS Office
3 10 (4.24%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.85%) Revit
7 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.85%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.85%) ArchiCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Magento
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Maximo
4 1 (0.42%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.42%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.12%) GitHub
3 4 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.97%) Internet
2 6 (2.54%) WAN
2 6 (2.54%) SSH
3 4 (1.69%) LAN
3 4 (1.69%) VPN
3 4 (1.69%) DNS
3 4 (1.69%) DHCP
3 4 (1.69%) FTP
4 3 (1.27%) HTTP
5 2 (0.85%) MPLS
5 2 (0.85%) BGP
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.37%) MySQL
3 10 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.12%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.42%) DB2
10 1 (0.42%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (0.42%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 27 (11.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.36%) JIRA
3 10 (4.24%) Ant
3 10 (4.24%) Maven
4 9 (3.81%) Bitbucket
4 9 (3.81%) Subversion
4 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.81%) Mercurial
5 6 (2.54%) Flash Builder
6 5 (2.12%) PhpStorm
7 4 (1.69%) NUnit
8 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.85%) UltraEdit
9 2 (0.85%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.85%) Mockito
9 2 (0.85%) JUnit
9 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.42%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (8.47%) Marketing
2 13 (5.51%) Finance
3 10 (4.24%) Advertising
4 9 (3.81%) Automotive
4 9 (3.81%) Retail
5 6 (2.54%) Banking
6 5 (2.12%) Games
7 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (49.58%) HTML
2 88 (37.29%) .NET
3 85 (36.02%) CSS
4 65 (27.54%) ASP.NET
5 52 (22.03%) jQuery
6 26 (11.02%) HTML5
7 23 (9.75%) Web Services
8 20 (8.47%) XML
8 20 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (7.63%) CSS3
10 15 (6.36%) AngularJS
10 15 (6.36%) .NET Framework
11 14 (5.93%) Apache Flex
12 13 (5.51%) Ajax
12 13 (5.51%) CodeIgniter
13 12 (5.08%) Hibernate
13 12 (5.08%) WinForms
13 12 (5.08%) Spring
14 11 (4.66%) LAMP
14 11 (4.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.08%) NHS
3 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.54%) Photography
5 5 (2.12%) Social Media
5 5 (2.12%) User Experience
6 4 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.27%) Blog
8 1 (0.42%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.42%) Open Source
8 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.42%) W3C
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.05%) Linux
2 15 (6.36%) Windows
3 3 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (19.92%) MVC
3 27 (11.44%) OOP
3 27 (11.44%) OO
4 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
5 22 (9.32%) Web Development
6 21 (8.90%) Web Design
7 14 (5.93%) Project Management
8 13 (5.51%) Time Management
9 12 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.66%) Scrum
11 10 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.24%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.81%) CRM
13 8 (3.39%) PRINCE2
13 8 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.39%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.39%) OO PHP
14 7 (2.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (2.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 89 (37.71%) C#
1 89 (37.71%) JavaScript
2 74 (31.36%) SQL
3 43 (18.22%) PHP
4 29 (12.29%) Java
5 14 (5.93%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.66%) PHP5
7 9 (3.81%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.39%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (2.54%) C++
10 5 (2.12%) VB
11 4 (1.69%) Python
12 3 (1.27%) Delphi
12 3 (1.27%) VBScript
13 2 (0.85%) XPath
14 1 (0.42%) ABAP
14 1 (0.42%) Perl
14 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (21.61%) Degree
2 7 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.54%) CISSP
3 6 (2.54%) CISA
4 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.85%) CCNP
5 2 (0.85%) CCNA
5 2 (0.85%) CCDA
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.08%) Adobe
3 8 (3.39%) Google
4 6 (2.54%) Oracle
5 5 (2.12%) Cisco
5 5 (2.12%) VMware
6 4 (1.69%) Twitter
7 2 (0.85%) Zend
7 2 (0.85%) Facebook
7 2 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
8 1 (0.42%) Cognos
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Superb training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £20k - 50k per year + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago