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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 79 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 120 110 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 2.74% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 2.90% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 102 100 91
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 £27,000
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
3895 3797 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.71% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 3317 3175
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +15 17 £27,000 +25.58%
Bury - 12 £20,000 - 2
Stockport -2 6 £25,000 +11.11% 7
Wigan -3 5 £20,000 -11.11% 2
Cheadle -3 4 £24,250 -14.91% 1
Altrincham +3 3 £20,000 -38.46% 2
Sale +2 1 £20,000 -46.66%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 105 (47.95%) JavaScript
2 99 (45.21%) HTML
3 96 (43.84%) CSS
4 70 (31.96%) SQL
5 67 (30.59%) .NET
6 64 (29.22%) C#
7 58 (26.48%) jQuery
8 57 (26.03%) Degree
9 55 (25.11%) MVC
10 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
11 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET
12 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
13 41 (18.72%) Java
13 41 (18.72%) PHP
14 37 (16.89%) MySQL
15 33 (15.07%) XML
16 28 (12.79%) Finance
17 23 (10.50%) Web Development
18 21 (9.59%) MS Excel
18 21 (9.59%) .NET Framework
19 20 (9.13%) CRM
19 20 (9.13%) Spring
19 20 (9.13%) Ajax
20 19 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (8.68%) OO
21 18 (8.22%) HTML5
21 18 (8.22%) TDD
21 18 (8.22%) Google
22 17 (7.76%) Windows
22 17 (7.76%) WordPress

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.76%) WordPress
2 15 (6.85%) CMS
3 6 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.83%) SAS
5 3 (1.37%) Apache
6 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.91%) Drupal
6 2 (0.91%) Node.js
6 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.91%) IIS
6 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.65%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.37%) MS Office
7 2 (0.91%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (3.65%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.74%) Sage 1000
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.91%) Magento
3 2 (0.91%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.91%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Exstream
4 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.46%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.46%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.11%) DNS
1 9 (4.11%) DHCP
2 5 (2.28%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.83%) HTTP
4 3 (1.37%) LDAP
4 3 (1.37%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.37%) SMTP
5 1 (0.46%) VLAN
5 1 (0.46%) FTP
5 1 (0.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.89%) MySQL
3 17 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.83%) MS Access
9 3 (1.37%) Big Data
10 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Anywhere
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.46%) DataStage
11 1 (0.46%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 16 (7.31%) Subversion
2 14 (6.39%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.83%) Moq
4 4 (1.83%) NUnit
5 3 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.91%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.46%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.46%) Phing
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 28 (12.79%) Finance
2 12 (5.48%) Marketing
3 9 (4.11%) Advertising
4 8 (3.65%) Retail
5 6 (2.74%) Legal
6 5 (2.28%) Banking
6 5 (2.28%) Games
7 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.37%) Back Office
8 3 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.46%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (45.21%) HTML
2 96 (43.84%) CSS
3 67 (30.59%) .NET
4 58 (26.48%) jQuery
5 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET
6 33 (15.07%) XML
7 21 (9.59%) .NET Framework
8 20 (9.13%) Spring
8 20 (9.13%) Ajax
9 18 (8.22%) HTML5
10 16 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (6.85%) Web Services
12 13 (5.94%) JSON
13 11 (5.02%) Hibernate
14 10 (4.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (4.57%) Google Maps API
14 10 (4.57%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (4.11%) J2EE
15 9 (4.11%) SOAP
16 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.76%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.02%) Open Source
3 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.20%) FMCG
3 7 (3.20%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.28%) Social Media
6 4 (1.83%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.37%) Statistics
7 3 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (1.37%) Replication
8 2 (0.91%) iPad
8 2 (0.91%) iPhone
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.76%) Windows
2 12 (5.48%) Linux
3 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.83%) CentOS
5 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.83%) Android
5 4 (1.83%) UNIX
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.46%) Debian
7 1 (0.46%) SUSE
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.11%) MVC
2 23 (10.50%) Web Development
3 20 (9.13%) CRM
4 19 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (8.68%) OO
5 18 (8.22%) TDD
6 16 (7.31%) E-Commerce
7 13 (5.94%) SEO
7 13 (5.94%) Project Management
7 13 (5.94%) Scrum
8 11 (5.02%) ERP
9 10 (4.57%) Analytics
10 9 (4.11%) OOD
11 8 (3.65%) BDD
11 8 (3.65%) Logistics
11 8 (3.65%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.20%) Data Management
12 7 (3.20%) Workflow
12 7 (3.20%) Web Application Development
12 7 (3.20%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 105 (47.95%) JavaScript
2 70 (31.96%) SQL
3 64 (29.22%) C#
4 41 (18.72%) Java
4 41 (18.72%) PHP
5 14 (6.39%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.74%) ABAP
6 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.74%) Ruby
7 5 (2.28%) C++
8 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.83%) Prolog
8 4 (1.83%) C
9 3 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.37%) Perl
9 3 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.91%) VBA
10 2 (0.91%) Python
11 1 (0.46%) Ada
11 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (26.03%) Degree
2 12 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (2.74%) Hyper-V
1 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.37%) Squid
2 3 (1.37%) Samba
2 3 (1.37%) NFS
2 3 (1.37%) KVM
2 3 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) SCCM
1 6 (2.74%) SCOM
1 6 (2.74%) SCVMM
1 6 (2.74%) Data Guard
1 6 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.22%) Google
3 13 (5.94%) Oracle
4 8 (3.65%) SAP
5 6 (2.74%) Avaya
5 6 (2.74%) Informatica
5 6 (2.74%) Sage
5 6 (2.74%) VMware
6 4 (1.83%) Sencha
6 4 (1.83%) Adobe
6 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.37%) NetApp
8 2 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.91%) Sybase
9 1 (0.46%) Teradata
9 1 (0.46%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.46%) HP
9 1 (0.46%) IBM
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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