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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 78 109 71
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 124 83 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.25% 2.06% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 2.17% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 107 65 128
Average salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £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
3649 3828 3913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.65% 94.94% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 3201 3397
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
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 31 March 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 March 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
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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 -3 9 £25,000 - 2
Cheadle - 7 £22,500 -
Altrincham +2 6 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Stockport +15 5 £22,500 +9.75% 4
Bolton - 5 £21,000 - 2
Salford - 4 £21,250 - 1
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 126 (50.00%) HTML
2 96 (38.10%) C#
2 96 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 94 (37.30%) .NET
4 92 (36.51%) CSS
5 83 (32.94%) SQL
6 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 64 (25.40%) jQuery
8 56 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (21.03%) MVC
10 50 (19.84%) PHP
11 49 (19.44%) Degree
12 48 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 47 (18.65%) MySQL
14 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
15 30 (11.90%) HTML5
16 29 (11.51%) OOP
16 29 (11.51%) OO
17 28 (11.11%) E-Commerce
17 28 (11.11%) Git (software)
18 27 (10.71%) Web Design
19 26 (10.32%) CMS
19 26 (10.32%) Web Services
19 26 (10.32%) Java
20 25 (9.92%) XML
20 25 (9.92%) Web Development
21 24 (9.52%) WordPress
22 22 (8.73%) Joomla!
23 21 (8.33%) Marketing
23 21 (8.33%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 26 (10.32%) CMS
2 24 (9.52%) WordPress
3 22 (8.73%) Joomla!
4 12 (4.76%) Drupal
5 11 (4.37%) Confluence
6 7 (2.78%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.38%) IIS
8 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.19%) Node.js
9 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.79%) Apache
10 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.75%) MS Office
3 11 (4.37%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.79%) Revit
6 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.79%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.79%) ArchiCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.59%) Magento
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.40%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.98%) GitHub
3 4 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.37%) Internet
2 7 (2.78%) SSH
3 4 (1.59%) Firewall
3 4 (1.59%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) WAN
4 2 (0.79%) MPLS
4 2 (0.79%) BGP
4 2 (0.79%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 47 (18.65%) MySQL
3 13 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.19%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.79%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.40%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.14%) JIRA
3 11 (4.37%) Mercurial
3 11 (4.37%) Flash Builder
3 11 (4.37%) Bitbucket
4 10 (3.97%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.97%) Subversion
5 6 (2.38%) Maven
5 6 (2.38%) Ant
6 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.98%) PhpStorm
7 4 (1.59%) NUnit
8 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.79%) JUnit
9 2 (0.79%) Mockito
9 2 (0.79%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.79%) UltraEdit
10 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (8.33%) Marketing
2 17 (6.75%) Retail
3 13 (5.16%) Finance
4 11 (4.37%) Automotive
4 11 (4.37%) Advertising
4 11 (4.37%) Banking
5 6 (2.38%) Games
6 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (50.00%) HTML
2 94 (37.30%) .NET
3 92 (36.51%) CSS
4 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 64 (25.40%) jQuery
6 30 (11.90%) HTML5
7 26 (10.32%) Web Services
8 25 (9.92%) XML
9 21 (8.33%) CSS3
10 20 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
11 18 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 15 (5.95%) Apache Flex
13 14 (5.56%) Ajax
14 13 (5.16%) WCF
14 13 (5.16%) WinForms
15 12 (4.76%) Flash
15 12 (4.76%) Laravel
16 11 (4.37%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (4.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.16%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.57%) NHS
5 7 (2.78%) Photography
5 7 (2.78%) User Experience
6 5 (1.98%) Social Media
7 4 (1.59%) Blog
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.40%) Open Source
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.94%) Linux
2 13 (5.16%) Windows
3 3 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.03%) MVC
3 29 (11.51%) OOP
3 29 (11.51%) OO
4 28 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 27 (10.71%) Web Design
6 25 (9.92%) Web Development
7 16 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (5.95%) Time Management
8 15 (5.95%) Project Management
9 14 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (5.56%) Scrum
10 12 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.37%) ITIL
11 11 (4.37%) CRM
11 11 (4.37%) Software Engineering
12 10 (3.97%) Cyber Security
12 10 (3.97%) Risk Management
13 9 (3.57%) TDD
14 8 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (38.10%) C#
1 96 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 83 (32.94%) SQL
3 50 (19.84%) PHP
4 26 (10.32%) Java
5 15 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.76%) PHP5
7 10 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.17%) C++
9 5 (1.98%) VB
10 4 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (1.59%) Python
10 4 (1.59%) Delphi
11 3 (1.19%) VBScript
12 2 (0.79%) C
12 2 (0.79%) XPath
13 1 (0.40%) ABAP
13 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (19.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.97%) CISA
2 10 (3.97%) CISSP
3 7 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.79%) CCNP
5 2 (0.79%) CCNA
5 2 (0.79%) CCDA
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.78%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.54%) Adobe
3 8 (3.17%) Google
4 7 (2.78%) Oracle
5 5 (1.98%) Cisco
6 4 (1.59%) Twitter
7 3 (1.19%) Cognos
8 2 (0.79%) Facebook
8 2 (0.79%) IBM
8 2 (0.79%) SAP
8 2 (0.79%) Zend
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.40%) VMware
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago