The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 63 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 18 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.35% 3.01% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.09% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 25
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
721 808 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.13% 97.23% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 623 581 536
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Junior
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Junior Salary Trend in the North East

Junior
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in the North East

Junior
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tyne and Wear -18 12 £21,500 -10.41% 5
Durham - 4 £25,000 -
Northumberland - 2 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
5 8 (28.57%) CSS3
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) Sass
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) Marketing
8 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.29%) C++
9 4 (14.29%) Automotive
9 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Ruby
10 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.71%) TDD
10 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (10.71%) Java
10 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
10 3 (10.71%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) SQLite
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) RSpec
2 1 (3.57%) MSTest
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Firebug
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) CSS3
5 6 (21.43%) Sass
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) Haml
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.14%) RESTful
8 2 (7.14%) LESS
8 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
4 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Web Development
3 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Tcl
8 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.57%) WSUS
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.14%) Meraki
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
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