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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 83 113 58
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 110 75 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.84% 1.98% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.10% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 98 65 160
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £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
3687 3571 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.50% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3048 3465
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Bolton - 11 £21,000 - 1
Wigan -9 10 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Cheadle - 5 £22,500 -
Stockport +1 4 £22,000 +7.31% 9
Salford - 3 £20,000 - 1
Altrincham -1 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 121 (45.32%) HTML
2 110 (41.20%) C#
3 108 (40.45%) .NET
4 102 (38.20%) JavaScript
5 96 (35.96%) CSS
6 82 (30.71%) SQL
7 72 (26.97%) ASP.NET
8 68 (25.47%) jQuery
9 66 (24.72%) MVC
10 59 (22.10%) SQL Server
11 50 (18.73%) MySQL
12 47 (17.60%) PHP
13 46 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (16.10%) Degree
15 32 (11.99%) Microsoft
16 31 (11.61%) .NET Framework
17 30 (11.24%) CMS
17 30 (11.24%) OOP
17 30 (11.24%) Web Services
17 30 (11.24%) XML
18 29 (10.86%) Web Design
18 29 (10.86%) HTML5
19 28 (10.49%) Git (software)
20 26 (9.74%) Marketing
20 26 (9.74%) E-Commerce
21 24 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
22 23 (8.61%) CSS3
22 23 (8.61%) Web Development
22 23 (8.61%) Ajax

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 30 (11.24%) CMS
2 22 (8.24%) WordPress
3 20 (7.49%) Joomla!
4 14 (5.24%) Confluence
5 10 (3.75%) Drupal
6 7 (2.62%) IIS
7 6 (2.25%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.12%) Node.js
9 2 (0.75%) Apache
10 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.99%) Photoshop
3 14 (5.24%) MS Office
4 9 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.75%) Revit
7 2 (0.75%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.75%) ArchiCAD
7 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.50%) SAP WM
2 4 (1.50%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.12%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.75%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.37%) Maximo
5 1 (0.37%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.12%) Internet
2 7 (2.62%) Firewall
2 7 (2.62%) SSH
3 5 (1.87%) Network Security
4 4 (1.50%) HTTP
5 2 (0.75%) MPLS
5 2 (0.75%) BGP
5 2 (0.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.37%) Wireless
6 1 (0.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.10%) SQL Server
2 50 (18.73%) MySQL
3 19 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (2.62%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.12%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.75%) Cognos Query Studio
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.87%) JIRA
3 17 (6.37%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.24%) Mercurial
4 14 (5.24%) Bitbucket
5 13 (4.87%) Subversion
6 11 (4.12%) Flash Builder
7 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.50%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.50%) NUnit
9 3 (1.12%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.75%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) Sahi
11 1 (0.37%) RSpec
11 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.37%) Grunt
11 1 (0.37%) UltraEdit
11 1 (0.37%) PhpStorm
General
1 26 (9.74%) Marketing
2 14 (5.24%) Automotive
3 11 (4.12%) Advertising
4 10 (3.75%) Retail
5 8 (3.00%) Finance
6 7 (2.62%) Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.12%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (45.32%) HTML
2 108 (40.45%) .NET
3 96 (35.96%) CSS
4 72 (26.97%) ASP.NET
5 68 (25.47%) jQuery
6 31 (11.61%) .NET Framework
7 30 (11.24%) Web Services
7 30 (11.24%) XML
8 29 (10.86%) HTML5
9 24 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (8.61%) CSS3
10 23 (8.61%) Ajax
11 18 (6.74%) CodeIgniter
11 18 (6.74%) WCF
12 15 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (5.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (5.24%) WinForms
14 13 (4.87%) JSON
14 13 (4.87%) Flash
15 11 (4.12%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.24%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.75%) User Experience
3 10 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.00%) NHS
5 7 (2.62%) Photography
6 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.75%) W3C
6 2 (0.75%) Open Source
6 2 (0.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) Blog
7 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.74%) Linux
2 14 (5.24%) Windows
3 3 (1.12%) UNIX
3 3 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.72%) MVC
2 46 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.24%) OOP
4 29 (10.86%) Web Design
5 26 (9.74%) E-Commerce
6 23 (8.61%) OO
6 23 (8.61%) Web Development
7 15 (5.62%) Time Management
7 15 (5.62%) Project Management
7 15 (5.62%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.24%) CRM
8 14 (5.24%) Software Engineering
9 10 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.37%) Scrum
11 8 (3.00%) TDD
11 8 (3.00%) ITIL
11 8 (3.00%) Unit Testing
12 7 (2.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (2.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (41.20%) C#
2 102 (38.20%) JavaScript
3 82 (30.71%) SQL
4 47 (17.60%) PHP
5 23 (8.61%) Java
6 16 (5.99%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.12%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.12%) PHP5
8 10 (3.75%) C++
9 6 (2.25%) ABAP
10 5 (1.87%) Delphi
11 4 (1.50%) Python
12 3 (1.12%) VBScript
12 3 (1.12%) VB
13 2 (0.75%) C
13 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) Perl
14 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (16.10%) Degree
2 6 (2.25%) CISA
2 6 (2.25%) CISSP
2 6 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.12%) PMP
4 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.75%) HND
5 2 (0.75%) CCNP
5 2 (0.75%) CCNA
5 2 (0.75%) CCDA
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.87%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.49%) Adobe
3 7 (2.62%) Oracle
3 7 (2.62%) SAP
4 6 (2.25%) Cisco
5 5 (1.87%) Google
6 3 (1.12%) Cognos
7 2 (0.75%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.37%) HP
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 subject to experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,000 - £20,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 subject to experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent package & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
PayBreak Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to 10% bonus (based on meeting ob
Posted: 10 days ago