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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 78 70 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 131 129 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.25% 3.50% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 3.72% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 125 68
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 £19,700 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £27,600
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
3840 3470 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.40% 94.11% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3003 3221
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 £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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
Bolton +7 9 £25,500 +2.00%
Wigan +5 9 £20,250 -13.82% 1
Stockport -1 9 £25,000 +14.94% 7
Bury - 8 £20,000 - 1
Altrincham -1 4 £20,000 -38.46%
Sale 0 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cheadle -4 2 £24,250 -14.91%
Oldham - 1 £21,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 121 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 116 (45.85%) HTML
3 113 (44.66%) CSS
4 94 (37.15%) .NET
5 91 (35.97%) C#
6 83 (32.81%) SQL
7 75 (29.64%) MVC
8 69 (27.27%) jQuery
9 65 (25.69%) SQL Server
10 55 (21.74%) ASP.NET
11 53 (20.95%) Degree
12 49 (19.37%) PHP
13 48 (18.97%) Microsoft
14 44 (17.39%) MySQL
15 41 (16.21%) XML
16 36 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (14.23%) .NET Framework
17 32 (12.65%) Java
18 29 (11.46%) Ajax
19 27 (10.67%) MS Excel
20 26 (10.28%) Web Development
21 22 (8.70%) Finance
21 22 (8.70%) CRM
21 22 (8.70%) Visual Studio
21 22 (8.70%) JSON
22 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (8.30%) Web Services
23 20 (7.91%) OO
23 20 (7.91%) Project Management
23 20 (7.91%) TDD

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (7.11%) CMS
2 15 (5.93%) WordPress
3 4 (1.58%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.19%) Apache
4 3 (1.19%) IIS
4 3 (1.19%) Drupal
4 3 (1.19%) Confluence
5 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.79%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.40%) Mule
6 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 27 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.53%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.98%) MS Office
4 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) InDesign
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.16%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.77%) SAP MM
3 5 (1.98%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.58%) Sage 1000
4 4 (1.58%) SAP WM
4 4 (1.58%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.79%) Magento
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.40%) Exstream
6 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.40%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) DHCP
1 7 (2.77%) DNS
2 4 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.58%) HTTP
3 3 (1.19%) Firewall
3 3 (1.19%) SMTP
3 3 (1.19%) LDAP
3 3 (1.19%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.19%) Network Security
4 2 (0.79%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
5 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.39%) MySQL
3 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.58%) MS Access
11 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.19%) Big Data
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Anywhere
12 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.40%) EDMS
13 1 (0.40%) DataStage
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.32%) Subversion
3 14 (5.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.58%) Moq
4 4 (1.58%) NUnit
5 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.19%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.19%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.19%) JIRA
6 2 (0.79%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.79%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.40%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.40%) Phing
7 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.40%) Flash Builder
General
1 22 (8.70%) Finance
2 17 (6.72%) Marketing
3 7 (2.77%) Retail
4 6 (2.37%) Games
4 6 (2.37%) Legal
4 6 (2.37%) Advertising
5 5 (1.98%) Back Office
5 5 (1.98%) Banking
6 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.19%) Automotive
6 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (45.85%) HTML
2 113 (44.66%) CSS
3 94 (37.15%) .NET
4 69 (27.27%) jQuery
5 55 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 41 (16.21%) XML
7 36 (14.23%) .NET Framework
8 29 (11.46%) Ajax
9 22 (8.70%) JSON
10 21 (8.30%) Web Services
11 20 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (7.91%) HTML5
12 19 (7.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (5.53%) CSS3
13 14 (5.53%) Spring
14 10 (3.95%) SOAP
14 10 (3.95%) EDI
15 9 (3.56%) WCF
16 8 (3.16%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.74%) Open Source
3 8 (3.16%) User Experience
4 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.77%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.77%) FMCG
5 6 (2.37%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.58%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.58%) Social Media
7 3 (1.19%) Replication
7 3 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.19%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) W3C
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.32%) Windows
2 12 (4.74%) Linux
3 6 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.98%) Android
5 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.19%) CentOS
6 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.79%) UNIX
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.64%) MVC
2 36 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (10.28%) Web Development
4 22 (8.70%) CRM
5 20 (7.91%) OO
5 20 (7.91%) Project Management
5 20 (7.91%) TDD
6 16 (6.32%) E-Commerce
7 15 (5.93%) Scrum
8 13 (5.14%) Logistics
8 13 (5.14%) SEO
9 11 (4.35%) ERP
10 10 (3.95%) OOD
10 10 (3.95%) OOP
11 9 (3.56%) Analytics
12 8 (3.16%) Business Analysis
12 8 (3.16%) BDD
12 8 (3.16%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.16%) Web Design
12 8 (3.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 121 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 91 (35.97%) C#
3 83 (32.81%) SQL
4 49 (19.37%) PHP
5 32 (12.65%) Java
6 14 (5.53%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.35%) ABAP
8 7 (2.77%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.77%) Ruby
9 6 (2.37%) C++
10 5 (1.98%) Perl
11 4 (1.58%) PHP5
12 3 (1.19%) C
12 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.40%) Ada
14 1 (0.40%) Python
14 1 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 53 (20.95%) Degree
2 12 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.58%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.19%) PMP
4 3 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) HND
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.19%) Samba
3 3 (1.19%) NFS
3 3 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.19%) KVM
3 3 (1.19%) Squid
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.58%) SCCM
1 4 (1.58%) SCOM
1 4 (1.58%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.79%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.93%) Google
3 13 (5.14%) SAP
4 10 (3.95%) Oracle
5 6 (2.37%) Adobe
6 4 (1.58%) Avaya
6 4 (1.58%) Sage
7 3 (1.19%) NetApp
7 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.79%) HP
8 2 (0.79%) Sybase
8 2 (0.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Informatica
9 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
Sale, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + TRAINING
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £23,000
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago