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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 50 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.27% 1.44% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.50% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £24,000 £24,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.03% -11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,975 £21,850 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £39,250 £32,750
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
452 601 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.20% 96.16% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 367 522 426
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +18 9 £24,000 -1.03% 6
Wirral 0 2 £21,500 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (31.25%) C#
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) QA
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) Time Management
4 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
4 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
5 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (18.75%) MSTest
5 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 6 (18.75%) MVVM
5 6 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (18.75%) Moq
5 6 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (18.75%) Ninject
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (18.75%) Kanban

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) NUnit
1 6 (18.75%) MSTest
1 6 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (18.75%) Moq
2 2 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 6 (18.75%) WCF
3 6 (18.75%) WPF
3 6 (18.75%) Spring.NET
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (18.75%) WinForms
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (18.75%) Ninject
3 6 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) CSS3
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) JDBC
5 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 2 (6.25%) Struts
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
2 6 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Time Management
3 6 (18.75%) Kanban
3 6 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (18.75%) MVVM
3 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Android Development
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
1 10 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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