The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 44 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.93% 2.59% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.70% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Average salary £24,500 £24,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,700 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £30,000
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
403 481 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.34% 95.82% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 337 356 547
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Junior
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Merseyside region.

Junior Salary Trend in Merseyside

Junior
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Junior
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Liverpool +6 8 £24,500 +2.08% 3
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) LESS
3 3 (27.27%) Semantic HTML
3 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (27.27%) GitLab
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) SQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) GitLab
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) LESS
2 3 (27.27%) Sass
2 3 (27.27%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Development
1 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
1 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago