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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 79 106 56
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 121 76 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.07% 2.03% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.14% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 107 66 171
Average salary £22,500 £22,750 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £19,750 £19,000
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
3749 3546 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.84% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 3100 3698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,224 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Wigan +5 21 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Bolton +16 12 £23,250 - 1
Stockport -6 5 £21,500 +7.50% 7
Cheadle +4 3 £22,500 +4.65%
Sale - 3 £30,000 -
Salford - 2 £23,750 - 1
Rochdale - 1 £15,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 110 (42.64%) HTML
2 104 (40.31%) JavaScript
3 100 (38.76%) C#
3 100 (38.76%) .NET
4 91 (35.27%) CSS
5 77 (29.84%) jQuery
6 73 (28.29%) MVC
7 68 (26.36%) SQL
8 64 (24.81%) ASP.NET
9 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
10 51 (19.77%) MySQL
11 44 (17.05%) Degree
12 43 (16.67%) PHP
13 41 (15.89%) .NET Framework
14 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (14.34%) XML
16 33 (12.79%) Ajax
17 31 (12.02%) Web Services
18 30 (11.63%) Git (software)
19 28 (10.85%) Web Design
19 28 (10.85%) OOP
19 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
20 27 (10.47%) CMS
21 25 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (9.69%) WordPress
22 23 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
22 23 (8.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 23 (8.91%) HTML5
22 23 (8.91%) JSON
22 23 (8.91%) Web Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (10.47%) CMS
2 25 (9.69%) WordPress
3 17 (6.59%) Joomla!
4 14 (5.43%) Confluence
5 12 (4.65%) Drupal
6 7 (2.71%) IIS
7 5 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.55%) Node.js
9 2 (0.78%) Apache
10 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.81%) Photoshop
3 10 (3.88%) MS Office
4 9 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) SAP MM
2 5 (1.94%) SAP WM
2 5 (1.94%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.55%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.78%) Magento
5 2 (0.78%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.39%) Maximo
6 1 (0.39%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.55%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.26%) Internet
2 7 (2.71%) SSH
3 5 (1.94%) Network Security
3 5 (1.94%) Firewall
4 4 (1.55%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Extranet
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 51 (19.77%) MySQL
3 25 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.16%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.78%) Cognos Query Studio
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.14%) JIRA
3 14 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.43%) Mercurial
3 14 (5.43%) Bitbucket
4 13 (5.04%) Subversion
5 11 (4.26%) Flash Builder
6 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.55%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.16%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.16%) NUnit
9 2 (0.78%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.39%) Selenium
10 1 (0.39%) Sahi
10 1 (0.39%) RSpec
10 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.39%) Phing
10 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 22 (8.53%) Marketing
2 14 (5.43%) Automotive
3 12 (4.65%) Retail
4 11 (4.26%) Advertising
5 9 (3.49%) Banking
6 7 (2.71%) Finance
7 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.55%) Back Office
7 4 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (42.64%) HTML
2 100 (38.76%) .NET
3 91 (35.27%) CSS
4 77 (29.84%) jQuery
5 64 (24.81%) ASP.NET
6 41 (15.89%) .NET Framework
7 37 (14.34%) XML
8 33 (12.79%) Ajax
9 31 (12.02%) Web Services
10 23 (8.91%) JSON
10 23 (8.91%) HTML5
10 23 (8.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 21 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (7.75%) CSS3
13 19 (7.36%) CodeIgniter
14 18 (6.98%) WCF
15 15 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (5.04%) Flash
17 12 (4.65%) XHTML
18 11 (4.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.49%) User Experience
5 7 (2.71%) Photography
6 5 (1.94%) NHS
7 3 (1.16%) Open Source
8 2 (0.78%) W3C
8 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) iPhone
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.43%) Linux
2 11 (4.26%) Windows
3 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.94%) Android
5 3 (1.16%) UNIX
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (28.29%) MVC
2 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.85%) Web Design
3 28 (10.85%) OOP
4 23 (8.91%) E-Commerce
4 23 (8.91%) Web Development
5 22 (8.53%) OO
6 14 (5.43%) Software Engineering
6 14 (5.43%) Time Management
7 13 (5.04%) PRINCE2
8 12 (4.65%) CRM
8 12 (4.65%) Project Management
9 11 (4.26%) Logistics
10 10 (3.88%) TDD
11 9 (3.49%) Scrum
12 8 (3.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.10%) OO PHP
13 7 (2.71%) Unit Testing
13 7 (2.71%) SEO
13 7 (2.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 104 (40.31%) JavaScript
2 100 (38.76%) C#
3 68 (26.36%) SQL
4 43 (16.67%) PHP
5 19 (7.36%) Java
6 12 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.65%) ABAP
7 11 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.26%) PHP5
8 7 (2.71%) C++
9 4 (1.55%) Delphi
9 4 (1.55%) Python
10 3 (1.16%) Ruby
11 2 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.39%) VB
12 1 (0.39%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 44 (17.05%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.94%) CISSP
3 5 (1.94%) CISA
4 4 (1.55%) SAP Certification
4 4 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.16%) PMP
5 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.78%) HND
7 1 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.16%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.14%) Adobe
3 13 (5.04%) SAP
4 7 (2.71%) Oracle
5 5 (1.94%) Google
6 3 (1.16%) Cognos
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) HP
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) Zend
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
Salford
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £21,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Modis International - London
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago