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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 100 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 89 119 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.29% 2.93% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 3.08% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 98
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
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
3717 3867 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.75% 95.08% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3193 3186
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Altrincham +16 15 £30,000 +50.00% 4
Stockport +3 5 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Bolton -6 2 £23,000 -14.81%
Oldham - 2 £20,000 -
Cheadle +6 1 £24,000 -1.03% 1
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 86 (45.50%) HTML
2 81 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 81 (42.86%) CSS
3 58 (30.69%) Degree
4 53 (28.04%) SQL
5 48 (25.40%) C#
6 44 (23.28%) .NET
7 42 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (21.16%) jQuery
9 38 (20.11%) SQL Server
9 38 (20.11%) MVC
10 35 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET
12 28 (14.81%) Java
13 27 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 26 (13.76%) MySQL
15 25 (13.23%) PHP
16 23 (12.17%) OO
17 21 (11.11%) HTML5
18 18 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (8.99%) Git (software)
19 17 (8.99%) Web Development
19 17 (8.99%) Project Management
20 16 (8.47%) Finance
20 16 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 16 (8.47%) Spring
21 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 13 (6.88%) Retail
22 13 (6.88%) Maven
22 13 (6.88%) Games

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 7 (3.70%) IIS
3 6 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.17%) WordPress
4 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.12%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.06%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.06%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.06%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) VPN
2 4 (2.12%) DNS
2 4 (2.12%) LAN
2 4 (2.12%) WAN
2 4 (2.12%) DHCP
2 4 (2.12%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) MySQL
3 16 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.53%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.53%) MS Access
9 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.88%) Ant
2 13 (6.88%) Maven
3 10 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.76%) Subversion
5 3 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.59%) UltraEdit
5 3 (1.59%) PhpStorm
5 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.59%) NUnit
5 3 (1.59%) LSMW
6 2 (1.06%) JIRA
6 2 (1.06%) JUnit
6 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.06%) Mockito
6 2 (1.06%) Gerrit
General
1 16 (8.47%) Finance
2 13 (6.88%) Games
2 13 (6.88%) Retail
3 8 (4.23%) Marketing
4 6 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (45.50%) HTML
2 81 (42.86%) CSS
3 44 (23.28%) .NET
4 40 (21.16%) jQuery
5 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET
6 27 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 21 (11.11%) HTML5
8 16 (8.47%) Spring
9 13 (6.88%) J2EE
9 13 (6.88%) Hibernate
10 11 (5.82%) Web Services
10 11 (5.82%) Spring MVC
10 11 (5.82%) Apache Flex
11 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.23%) CSS3
13 6 (3.17%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (3.17%) XML
14 5 (2.65%) Laravel
14 5 (2.65%) Entity Framework
14 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.29%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.76%) Blog
4 7 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.17%) Social Media
6 5 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.12%) NHS
7 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.59%) FMCG
8 3 (1.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.06%) Animation
9 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.06%) Online Games
10 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.53%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) EPoS
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.35%) Windows
2 7 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.11%) MVC
3 23 (12.17%) OO
4 17 (8.99%) Project Management
4 17 (8.99%) Web Development
5 13 (6.88%) OOP
5 13 (6.88%) E-Commerce
6 11 (5.82%) Change Management
6 11 (5.82%) Scrum
6 11 (5.82%) Business Analysis
6 11 (5.82%) SDLC
7 10 (5.29%) Software Testing
8 8 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (4.23%) Analytics
9 6 (3.17%) Change Control
9 6 (3.17%) Time Management
9 6 (3.17%) TDD
9 6 (3.17%) Information Security
9 6 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 81 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 53 (28.04%) SQL
3 48 (25.40%) C#
4 28 (14.81%) Java
5 25 (13.23%) PHP
6 11 (5.82%) CoffeeScript
7 10 (5.29%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.76%) VBA
8 9 (4.76%) Python
8 9 (4.76%) C
9 8 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.23%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.70%) ABAP
11 6 (3.17%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.59%) Perl
12 3 (1.59%) C++
12 3 (1.59%) VB
12 3 (1.59%) PHP5
13 2 (1.06%) XPath
13 2 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (30.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.12%) CISA
2 4 (2.12%) CISSP
3 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.76%) SAP
3 8 (4.23%) Oracle
4 5 (2.65%) Google
5 4 (2.12%) VMware
6 2 (1.06%) Capita
6 2 (1.06%) Adobe
6 2 (1.06%) Citrix
6 2 (1.06%) Facebook
6 2 (1.06%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.53%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) Nokia
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 18 days ago
Altrincham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago