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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 74 76 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 122 118 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.00% 3.11% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 3.31% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 113 74
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
(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
Bolton +10 12 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Stockport +5 9 £25,000 +14.94% 7
Bury - 8 £20,000 - 2
Wigan -1 5 £19,000 -19.14% 1
Sale +2 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Altrincham -1 3 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Cheadle -5 2 £24,250 -14.91%
Oldham - 1 £21,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 118 (48.16%) JavaScript
2 110 (44.90%) HTML
3 107 (43.67%) CSS
4 90 (36.73%) .NET
5 86 (35.10%) C#
6 81 (33.06%) SQL
7 72 (29.39%) MVC
8 69 (28.16%) jQuery
9 65 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 55 (22.45%) Degree
11 54 (22.04%) ASP.NET
12 47 (19.18%) Microsoft
13 44 (17.96%) PHP
14 42 (17.14%) MySQL
15 41 (16.73%) XML
16 40 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (13.88%) Java
17 34 (13.88%) .NET Framework
18 28 (11.43%) Ajax
19 26 (10.61%) Web Development
19 26 (10.61%) MS Excel
20 24 (9.80%) Finance
21 22 (8.98%) Web Services
22 21 (8.57%) TDD
22 21 (8.57%) CRM
23 20 (8.16%) OO
23 20 (8.16%) JSON
23 20 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 20 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
24 19 (7.76%) HTML5

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (6.94%) CMS
2 14 (5.71%) WordPress
3 3 (1.22%) Confluence
3 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.22%) IIS
3 3 (1.22%) Apache
3 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.82%) Drupal
4 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.82%) Node.js
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.90%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.63%) MS Office
6 2 (0.82%) InDesign
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.04%) Sage 1000
3 4 (1.63%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.22%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.82%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.82%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.82%) Magento
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.41%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.27%) DHCP
1 8 (3.27%) DNS
2 5 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.63%) HTTP
4 3 (1.22%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.22%) LDAP
4 3 (1.22%) SMTP
5 2 (0.82%) Network Security
5 2 (0.82%) Firewall
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) VLAN
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (17.14%) MySQL
3 20 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.31%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.63%) MS Access
12 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.22%) Big Data
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.82%) SQL Anywhere
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.41%) DataStage
14 1 (0.41%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 19 (7.76%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.94%) Subversion
3 14 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.63%) Moq
4 4 (1.63%) NUnit
5 3 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.22%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.22%) JIRA
5 3 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.41%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.41%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.41%) Phing
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 24 (9.80%) Finance
2 15 (6.12%) Marketing
3 8 (3.27%) Retail
4 6 (2.45%) Advertising
4 6 (2.45%) Games
4 6 (2.45%) Legal
5 5 (2.04%) Back Office
5 5 (2.04%) Banking
6 3 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.22%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (44.90%) HTML
2 107 (43.67%) CSS
3 90 (36.73%) .NET
4 69 (28.16%) jQuery
5 54 (22.04%) ASP.NET
6 41 (16.73%) XML
7 34 (13.88%) .NET Framework
8 28 (11.43%) Ajax
9 22 (8.98%) Web Services
10 20 (8.16%) JSON
10 20 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (7.76%) HTML5
12 17 (6.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (6.94%) Spring
13 11 (4.49%) CSS3
14 10 (4.08%) Hibernate
14 10 (4.08%) SOAP
15 9 (3.67%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (3.67%) WCF
15 9 (3.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.49%) Open Source
3 8 (3.27%) User Experience
4 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.86%) FMCG
4 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.04%) Social Media
5 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.63%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.22%) Replication
7 3 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.22%) Statistics
8 2 (0.82%) iPad
8 2 (0.82%) iPhone
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.35%) Windows
2 13 (5.31%) Linux
3 8 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.86%) Android
5 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.22%) CentOS
6 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) UNIX
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.39%) MVC
2 40 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (10.61%) Web Development
4 21 (8.57%) TDD
4 21 (8.57%) CRM
5 20 (8.16%) OO
6 16 (6.53%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.12%) Project Management
7 15 (6.12%) Scrum
8 11 (4.49%) SEO
8 11 (4.49%) ERP
9 10 (4.08%) OOD
9 10 (4.08%) Logistics
9 10 (4.08%) Analytics
10 8 (3.27%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.27%) BDD
10 8 (3.27%) OOP
10 8 (3.27%) Workflow
10 8 (3.27%) Web Design
11 7 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (48.16%) JavaScript
2 86 (35.10%) C#
3 81 (33.06%) SQL
4 44 (17.96%) PHP
5 34 (13.88%) Java
6 15 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.27%) ABAP
7 8 (3.27%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.27%) Ruby
8 7 (2.86%) C++
9 5 (2.04%) Perl
10 4 (1.63%) C
11 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.22%) PHP5
11 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.82%) VBA
13 1 (0.41%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) Ada
13 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 55 (22.45%) Degree
2 11 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) HND
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.22%) KVM
3 3 (1.22%) NFS
3 3 (1.22%) Samba
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.22%) Squid
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.04%) SCCM
1 5 (2.04%) SCOM
1 5 (2.04%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.22%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.82%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.94%) Google
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle
4 10 (4.08%) SAP
5 5 (2.04%) Avaya
5 5 (2.04%) Adobe
5 5 (2.04%) Sage
6 4 (1.63%) VMware
7 3 (1.22%) Informatica
7 3 (1.22%) NetApp
7 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.82%) Sybase
8 2 (0.82%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.41%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.41%) Teradata
Bury, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Salary: £13000 - £15000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £23,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago