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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 50 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 9 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.84% 2.04% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.14% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 21
Average salary £24,250 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £27,500 £37,500
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
468 607 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.51% 95.29% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 356 506 530
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 4 August 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
(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 +5 6 £23,500 -6.00% 3
St Helens - 1 £25,000 -
Junior
North West

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (30.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (26.09%) Social Media
4 6 (26.09%) Web Design
4 6 (26.09%) Retail
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) CSS3
7 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Node.js
7 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 3 (13.04%) WebCenter
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) Grunt

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3 (13.04%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) CSS3
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) WebCenter
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (26.09%) Social Media
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) LIMS
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
4 1 (4.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Web Development
2 7 (30.43%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (26.09%) Web Design
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Android Development
8 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) SEO
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Liverpool, Lancashire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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JB Leitch Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wallasey
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago