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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 76 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 119 108 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 2.79% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.95% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 100 85
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 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £26,750
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
3916 3665 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.61% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3210 3202
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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 +9 14 £26,000 +11.82% 1
Bury - 9 £20,000 - 1
Stockport 0 8 £25,000 +11.11% 6
Wigan +1 5 £20,000 -14.89% 2
Altrincham +2 3 £20,000 -42.85% 2
Cheadle -3 3 £24,250 -14.91%
Sale +2 1 £20,000 -46.66%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 112 (50.22%) JavaScript
2 104 (46.64%) HTML
3 101 (45.29%) CSS
4 74 (33.18%) SQL
5 73 (32.74%) .NET
6 69 (30.94%) C#
7 63 (28.25%) jQuery
8 61 (27.35%) MVC
9 56 (25.11%) SQL Server
9 56 (25.11%) Degree
10 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
10 45 (20.18%) PHP
10 45 (20.18%) Microsoft
11 40 (17.94%) MySQL
12 36 (16.14%) Java
13 35 (15.70%) XML
14 26 (11.66%) Finance
14 26 (11.66%) .NET Framework
15 24 (10.76%) Web Development
16 23 (10.31%) Ajax
16 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
17 21 (9.42%) TDD
18 20 (8.97%) CRM
19 19 (8.52%) Spring
19 19 (8.52%) HTML5
20 18 (8.07%) Google
20 18 (8.07%) OO
21 17 (7.62%) Windows
21 17 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (7.62%) Computer Science

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (7.62%) WordPress
2 14 (6.28%) CMS
3 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.35%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.90%) SAS
5 2 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.90%) Drupal
5 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.90%) Node.js
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.04%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.35%) MS Office
7 2 (0.90%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.69%) Sage 1000
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.35%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.90%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.90%) Magento
6 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.45%) Exstream
6 1 (0.45%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.45%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) GitHub
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.04%) DHCP
1 9 (4.04%) DNS
2 5 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.79%) HTTP
4 3 (1.35%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.35%) LDAP
4 3 (1.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) Intranet
5 1 (0.45%) Wireless
5 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.11%) SQL Server
2 40 (17.94%) MySQL
3 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.04%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.79%) MS Access
9 3 (1.35%) Big Data
10 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Anywhere
11 1 (0.45%) DataStage
11 1 (0.45%) EDMS
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Subversion
1 16 (7.17%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (1.79%) Moq
3 4 (1.79%) NUnit
4 3 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.45%) Phing
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) UltraEdit
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (11.66%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Marketing
3 9 (4.04%) Advertising
4 8 (3.59%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Legal
6 5 (2.24%) Back Office
6 5 (2.24%) Games
6 5 (2.24%) Banking
7 3 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (46.64%) HTML
2 101 (45.29%) CSS
3 73 (32.74%) .NET
4 63 (28.25%) jQuery
5 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
6 35 (15.70%) XML
7 26 (11.66%) .NET Framework
8 23 (10.31%) Ajax
9 19 (8.52%) Spring
9 19 (8.52%) HTML5
10 17 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (7.17%) JSON
11 16 (7.17%) Web Services
12 13 (5.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (4.93%) Hibernate
14 10 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (4.48%) Google Maps API
14 10 (4.48%) SOAP
15 8 (3.59%) J2EE
15 8 (3.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.93%) Open Source
3 7 (3.14%) FMCG
3 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.14%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.69%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.24%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.24%) Social Media
6 4 (1.79%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.35%) Replication
7 3 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.35%) Statistics
8 2 (0.90%) iPad
8 2 (0.90%) iPhone
9 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.62%) Windows
2 13 (5.83%) Linux
3 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.69%) Android
4 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.35%) CentOS
5 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.90%) UNIX
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.35%) MVC
2 24 (10.76%) Web Development
3 21 (9.42%) TDD
4 20 (8.97%) CRM
5 18 (8.07%) OO
6 17 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.17%) E-Commerce
8 15 (6.73%) Scrum
9 14 (6.28%) SEO
10 13 (5.83%) Project Management
11 11 (4.93%) ERP
12 10 (4.48%) Analytics
13 9 (4.04%) OOD
13 9 (4.04%) Logistics
14 8 (3.59%) BDD
15 7 (3.14%) Data Management
15 7 (3.14%) Business Analysis
15 7 (3.14%) OOP
15 7 (3.14%) Workflow
15 7 (3.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (50.22%) JavaScript
2 74 (33.18%) SQL
3 69 (30.94%) C#
4 45 (20.18%) PHP
5 36 (16.14%) Java
6 14 (6.28%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.59%) Ruby
8 7 (3.14%) ABAP
8 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.24%) Perl
9 5 (2.24%) C++
10 4 (1.79%) C
11 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.90%) Prolog
12 2 (0.90%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) Python
13 1 (0.45%) Ada
13 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 56 (25.11%) Degree
2 12 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.35%) Squid
3 3 (1.35%) Samba
3 3 (1.35%) NFS
3 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) SCCM
1 6 (2.69%) SCOM
1 6 (2.69%) SCVMM
2 5 (2.24%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.90%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.07%) Google
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle
4 9 (4.04%) SAP
5 6 (2.69%) Avaya
5 6 (2.69%) Sage
6 5 (2.24%) Adobe
6 5 (2.24%) VMware
6 5 (2.24%) Informatica
7 3 (1.35%) NetApp
7 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.90%) Sybase
8 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.90%) Sencha
8 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.45%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.45%) IBM
9 1 (0.45%) Teradata
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £16000 to £22000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £21000 per annum + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
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Salary: £22k - 28k per year
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
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