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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 74 64 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 140 136 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.36% 3.64% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 3.86% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 117 128 76
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,500 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £28,500
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
3961 3524 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.12% 94.28% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3059 3232
Average salary £37,608 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 October 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 31 October 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
Wigan +4 9 £20,500 +28.12%
Sale +1 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Stockport -4 5 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Altrincham -2 4 £20,000 -38.46%
Oldham +6 3 £22,000 -19.57% 2
Cheadle +4 3 £24,250 -14.91%
Bury - 3 £29,000 - 3
Bolton +2 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 126 (48.28%) HTML
1 126 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 121 (46.36%) CSS
3 99 (37.93%) .NET
4 96 (36.78%) C#
5 83 (31.80%) SQL
6 81 (31.03%) MVC
7 71 (27.20%) jQuery
8 62 (23.75%) ASP.NET
8 62 (23.75%) SQL Server
9 60 (22.99%) Degree
10 53 (20.31%) PHP
11 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
12 46 (17.62%) MySQL
13 43 (16.48%) XML
14 39 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (14.94%) .NET Framework
15 31 (11.88%) Ajax
16 26 (9.96%) Web Services
16 26 (9.96%) Web Development
17 25 (9.58%) HTML5
17 25 (9.58%) Java
17 25 (9.58%) MS Excel
18 24 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 24 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (8.43%) JSON
20 22 (8.43%) TDD
20 22 (8.43%) OO
21 21 (8.05%) CRM

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 21 (8.05%) CMS
2 19 (7.28%) WordPress
3 7 (2.68%) Joomla!
3 7 (2.68%) Drupal
4 5 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.92%) Apache
4 5 (1.92%) Confluence
5 4 (1.53%) IIS
6 3 (1.15%) Node.js
6 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Mule
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.75%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.92%) MS Office
5 3 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.77%) InDesign
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.68%) SAP MM
2 5 (1.92%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.53%) SAP WM
3 4 (1.53%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.77%) Magento
4 2 (0.77%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.38%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.38%) Exstream
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) DHCP
1 5 (1.92%) DNS
1 5 (1.92%) Internet
1 5 (1.92%) Firewall
1 5 (1.92%) Network Security
2 4 (1.53%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.15%) LDAP
3 3 (1.15%) SMTP
4 2 (0.77%) Intranet
4 2 (0.77%) SSH
5 1 (0.38%) VLAN
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
5 1 (0.38%) Extranet
5 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.62%) MySQL
3 24 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.15%) MS Access
10 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.15%) Big Data
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.15%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.77%) Cognos Query Studio
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Anywhere
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (8.05%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.51%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.21%) Subversion
4 7 (2.68%) JIRA
5 6 (2.30%) Flash Builder
6 5 (1.92%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.92%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.53%) NUnit
7 4 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.53%) Moq
7 4 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.77%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.77%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.77%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.38%) Phing
10 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (6.51%) Marketing
2 15 (5.75%) Retail
2 15 (5.75%) Finance
3 10 (3.83%) Banking
4 8 (3.07%) Advertising
5 7 (2.68%) Legal
6 6 (2.30%) Games
7 5 (1.92%) Automotive
8 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.53%) Back Office
9 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (48.28%) HTML
2 121 (46.36%) CSS
3 99 (37.93%) .NET
4 71 (27.20%) jQuery
5 62 (23.75%) ASP.NET
6 43 (16.48%) XML
7 39 (14.94%) .NET Framework
8 31 (11.88%) Ajax
9 26 (9.96%) Web Services
10 25 (9.58%) HTML5
11 24 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (8.43%) JSON
13 20 (7.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (6.90%) CSS3
15 10 (3.83%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (3.83%) EDI
16 9 (3.45%) WCF
16 9 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
17 8 (3.07%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.60%) Open Source
3 11 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.21%) User Experience
4 8 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.53%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.53%) Social Media
6 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.15%) FMCG
7 3 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.77%) Photography
9 1 (0.38%) Blog
9 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) W3C
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.98%) Windows
2 12 (4.60%) Linux
3 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.92%) Android
5 3 (1.15%) CentOS
5 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.15%) UNIX
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.03%) MVC
2 39 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (9.96%) Web Development
4 22 (8.43%) TDD
4 22 (8.43%) OO
5 21 (8.05%) CRM
6 18 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 18 (6.90%) OOP
7 17 (6.51%) Project Management
8 16 (6.13%) Scrum
9 14 (5.36%) Web Design
9 14 (5.36%) Logistics
10 12 (4.60%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.21%) ERP
11 11 (4.21%) OOD
12 10 (3.83%) ITIL
13 9 (3.45%) SEO
14 8 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.07%) BDD
15 7 (2.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 96 (36.78%) C#
3 83 (31.80%) SQL
4 53 (20.31%) PHP
5 25 (9.58%) Java
6 13 (4.98%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.21%) ABAP
8 6 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.30%) C++
8 6 (2.30%) PHP5
9 5 (1.92%) Perl
10 4 (1.53%) C
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) Ruby
11 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.77%) Delphi
12 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) VB
13 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (22.99%) Degree
2 11 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.92%) CISSP
3 5 (1.92%) CISA
4 4 (1.53%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.15%) PMP
5 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.77%) HND
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.38%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) NFS
1 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.15%) Samba
1 3 (1.15%) Squid
1 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (1.15%) KVM
2 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) SCCM
2 2 (0.77%) SCOM
2 2 (0.77%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.77%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.98%) Adobe
2 13 (4.98%) SAP
3 11 (4.21%) Oracle
4 4 (1.53%) Google
5 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.15%) Cognos
6 2 (0.77%) Sybase
6 2 (0.77%) HP
6 2 (0.77%) Avaya
6 2 (0.77%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.77%) Sage
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco
Sale, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 minutes ago
Lancashire, Bolton, Manchester, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£20,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £17000.00 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Lewis Paige
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago