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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 96 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 88 123 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.46% 3.07% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 3.25% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 104 97
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,150 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £37,200
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
3402 3786 3910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.16% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3135 3383
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 July 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 July 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 +9 6 £32,000 +60.00% 6
Oldham +1 5 £20,500 -31.66%
Stockport +7 4 £27,500 +10.00%
Cheadle -2 1 £24,000 - 1
Sale -4 1 £20,500 +2.50%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 98 (48.28%) HTML
2 88 (43.35%) JavaScript
3 84 (41.38%) CSS
4 68 (33.50%) SQL
5 67 (33.00%) C#
6 66 (32.51%) .NET
7 56 (27.59%) Degree
8 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (22.17%) SQL Server
10 41 (20.20%) ASP.NET
11 40 (19.70%) MVC
11 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
12 37 (18.23%) jQuery
13 36 (17.73%) PHP
14 32 (15.76%) Java
15 28 (13.79%) MySQL
15 28 (13.79%) AngularJS
16 22 (10.84%) HTML5
17 21 (10.34%) OO
17 21 (10.34%) Project Management
18 18 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (8.37%) Git (software)
19 17 (8.37%) Finance
20 16 (7.88%) Web Development
21 15 (7.39%) Spring
21 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
21 15 (7.39%) MS Office
22 14 (6.90%) VB.NET
22 14 (6.90%) Games

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (4.93%) Umbraco
2 7 (3.45%) IIS
3 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.46%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.46%) WordPress
5 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.48%) CMS
7 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.99%) Drupal
8 1 (0.49%) SAS
8 1 (0.49%) JBoss
8 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Office
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.99%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.49%) Revit
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.49%) ArchiCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.46%) GitHub
2 3 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) WAN
1 6 (2.96%) VPN
2 4 (1.97%) DNS
2 4 (1.97%) DHCP
2 4 (1.97%) FTP
2 4 (1.97%) LAN
3 2 (0.99%) MPLS
3 2 (0.99%) BGP
3 2 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.79%) MySQL
3 18 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.40%) Maven
2 13 (6.40%) Ant
3 6 (2.96%) Subversion
3 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.46%) PhpStorm
5 4 (1.97%) UltraEdit
6 3 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.48%) LSMW
7 2 (0.99%) JUnit
7 2 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.99%) NUnit
7 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.99%) Mockito
7 2 (0.99%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 17 (8.37%) Finance
2 14 (6.90%) Games
3 13 (6.40%) Retail
4 11 (5.42%) Marketing
5 7 (3.45%) Banking
6 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (48.28%) HTML
2 84 (41.38%) CSS
3 66 (32.51%) .NET
4 41 (20.20%) ASP.NET
5 37 (18.23%) jQuery
6 28 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 22 (10.84%) HTML5
8 15 (7.39%) Spring
9 13 (6.40%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (5.91%) J2EE
10 12 (5.91%) Web Services
11 11 (5.42%) Spring MVC
11 11 (5.42%) Apache Flex
12 10 (4.93%) CSS3
13 8 (3.94%) XML
14 7 (3.45%) Laravel
15 6 (2.96%) Razor View Engine
16 5 (2.46%) RESTful
16 5 (2.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.43%) NHS
3 9 (4.43%) Blog
4 8 (3.94%) Social Media
5 5 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.97%) User Experience
7 3 (1.48%) FMCG
7 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.99%) Animation
8 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.49%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.49%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) EPoS
9 1 (0.49%) Online Games
9 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.40%) Windows
1 13 (6.40%) Linux
2 3 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.49%) Android
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.70%) MVC
3 21 (10.34%) OO
3 21 (10.34%) Project Management
4 16 (7.88%) Web Development
5 13 (6.40%) E-Commerce
5 13 (6.40%) OOP
5 13 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (6.40%) SDLC
6 12 (5.91%) Business Analysis
7 11 (5.42%) Scrum
8 9 (4.43%) CRM
8 9 (4.43%) Change Management
9 8 (3.94%) Software Testing
9 8 (3.94%) Analytics
10 7 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (2.96%) Information Security
11 6 (2.96%) Workflow
11 6 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (2.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 88 (43.35%) JavaScript
2 68 (33.50%) SQL
3 67 (33.00%) C#
4 36 (17.73%) PHP
5 32 (15.76%) Java
6 14 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.42%) CoffeeScript
8 7 (3.45%) VBA
9 6 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.46%) VBScript
10 5 (2.46%) VB
10 5 (2.46%) C
10 5 (2.46%) C++
10 5 (2.46%) Python
10 5 (2.46%) PHP5
11 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.97%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.48%) ABAP
12 3 (1.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (27.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) CISSP
2 5 (2.46%) CISA
3 4 (1.97%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.99%) CCNP
5 2 (0.99%) CCNA
5 2 (0.99%) CCDA
5 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) HND
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.45%) Oracle
3 5 (2.46%) SAP
3 5 (2.46%) Google
4 4 (1.97%) VMware
4 4 (1.97%) Twitter
4 4 (1.97%) Cisco
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe
5 2 (0.99%) Citrix
5 2 (0.99%) Capita
5 2 (0.99%) Zend
5 2 (0.99%) Facebook
6 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.49%) Nokia
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
Altrincham, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £60000 Per Annum £16K ? 60K+ first yr OTE + Training + Commis
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £280000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £27k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago