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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 116 88 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 60 118 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.85% 2.94% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 3.04% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 107 63
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £18,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Salford +9 2 £25,000 +25.00%
Altrincham - 2 £31,000 -
Oldham - 2 £23,000 -
Rochdale +1 1 £22,500 +50.00%
Stockport -5 1 £21,500 -2.27% 3
Cheadle -6 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 55 (40.15%) Degree
2 42 (30.66%) JavaScript
3 39 (28.47%) HTML
3 39 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (27.74%) CSS
5 34 (24.82%) jQuery
6 33 (24.09%) SQL Server
7 31 (22.63%) SQL
8 30 (21.90%) C#
9 25 (18.25%) .NET
10 24 (17.52%) Java
10 24 (17.52%) OO
11 22 (16.06%) PHP
12 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
13 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
14 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET
14 18 (13.14%) MySQL
15 17 (12.41%) HTML5
15 17 (12.41%) XML
15 17 (12.41%) Computer Science
16 15 (10.95%) Mathematics
17 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
17 14 (10.22%) TDD
18 13 (9.49%) Analytics
19 12 (8.76%) Mobile App
19 12 (8.76%) MVC
19 12 (8.76%) Physics
20 11 (8.03%) Finance
20 11 (8.03%) LAMP
20 11 (8.03%) Scrum

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (5.11%) Apache
2 3 (2.19%) WordPress
3 2 (1.46%) JBoss
3 2 (1.46%) nginx
3 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.73%) Node.js
4 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Magento
2 4 (2.92%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) Intranet
2 9 (6.57%) Internet
3 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.73%) Extranet
4 1 (0.73%) LAN
4 1 (0.73%) SMTP
4 1 (0.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.73%) VPN
4 1 (0.73%) WAN
4 1 (0.73%) Wireless
4 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.14%) MySQL
3 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.73%) Big Data
9 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.65%) Android Studio
3 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.19%) Grunt
5 3 (2.19%) NUnit
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.19%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.46%) gulp
6 2 (1.46%) Selenium
6 2 (1.46%) Subversion
6 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.73%) Bower
7 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.73%) JIRA
7 1 (0.73%) JUnit
7 1 (0.73%) Maven
7 1 (0.73%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (8.03%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Marketing
3 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.73%) Advertising
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Law
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.47%) HTML
2 38 (27.74%) CSS
3 34 (24.82%) jQuery
4 25 (18.25%) .NET
5 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET
6 17 (12.41%) HTML5
6 17 (12.41%) XML
7 11 (8.03%) AngularJS
7 11 (8.03%) LAMP
8 10 (7.30%) Entity Framework
8 10 (7.30%) LINQ
9 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (6.57%) Web Services
10 7 (5.11%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.11%) Ajax
11 6 (4.38%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (4.38%) Spring
12 5 (3.65%) Android SDK
12 5 (3.65%) REST
12 5 (3.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.95%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.76%) Physics
4 7 (5.11%) Statistics
5 6 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.92%) User Experience
7 3 (2.19%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.46%) FMCG
8 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) Replication
8 2 (1.46%) Telematics
9 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.73%) EPoS
9 1 (0.73%) iPad
9 1 (0.73%) Social Media
9 1 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
2 8 (5.84%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) Android
4 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.73%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.73%) Unix
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.52%) OO
3 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
4 14 (10.22%) TDD
5 13 (9.49%) Analytics
6 12 (8.76%) MVC
7 11 (8.03%) Scrum
8 9 (6.57%) OOP
8 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.57%) Web Development
9 8 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.84%) ERP
9 8 (5.84%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (5.84%) System Testing
10 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.11%) Data Analytics
10 7 (5.11%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.38%) Android Development
11 6 (4.38%) Open Source
11 6 (4.38%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.66%) JavaScript
2 31 (22.63%) SQL
3 30 (21.90%) C#
4 24 (17.52%) Java
5 22 (16.06%) PHP
6 9 (6.57%) Python
7 8 (5.84%) Ruby
8 7 (5.11%) R
9 4 (2.92%) ABAP
9 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.92%) VBA
9 4 (2.92%) XPath
10 3 (2.19%) C++
11 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.73%) Lua
12 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 55 (40.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) ISEB
2 3 (2.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.46%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.73%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.73%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) SAP
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe
4 3 (2.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) NetIQ
5 2 (1.46%) Zend
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) Google
6 1 (0.73%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago