The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
England / North West
Rank 88 132 103
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 187 105 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.15% 1.86% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 1.93% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 154 97 161
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,150 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5734 5447 6783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.58% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4586 5638
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Junior
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Junior Salary Trend in the North West

Junior
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Junior Salary Histogram in the North West

Junior
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +19 107 £25,000 - 10
Cheshire +13 33 £26,500 +6.00% 8
Merseyside +14 22 £27,500 +19.56% 2
Lancashire +8 20 £22,000 - 4
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 153 (42.86%) .NET
2 151 (42.30%) C#
3 132 (36.97%) MVC
4 120 (33.61%) ASP.NET
5 112 (31.37%) HTML
5 112 (31.37%) SQL Server
6 106 (29.69%) JavaScript
7 102 (28.57%) CSS
8 99 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (26.61%) SQL
10 76 (21.29%) AngularJS
11 75 (21.01%) jQuery
12 67 (18.77%) Web Development
12 67 (18.77%) Degree
13 61 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 59 (16.53%) PHP
15 58 (16.25%) MySQL
16 57 (15.97%) Computer Science
17 53 (14.85%) Microsoft
17 53 (14.85%) TDD
17 53 (14.85%) Games
18 52 (14.57%) WPF
19 50 (14.01%) WCF
19 50 (14.01%) .NET Framework
19 50 (14.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 49 (13.73%) VB.NET
21 43 (12.04%) Web Application Development
22 42 (11.76%) Kanban
23 41 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
23 41 (11.48%) Ruby

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (8.40%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (5.60%) WordPress
3 12 (3.36%) CMS
4 8 (2.24%) Drupal
5 7 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.68%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.40%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.40%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.84%) IIS
8 3 (0.84%) SAS
8 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.68%) InDesign
4 5 (1.40%) MS Office
5 4 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.84%) SPSS
6 3 (0.84%) Stata
7 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.56%) MS Project
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.28%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.28%) Maya
8 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.24%) SAP MM
1 8 (2.24%) SAP PP
2 6 (1.68%) Magento
2 6 (1.68%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.68%) AdWords
3 6 (1.68%) GitHub
3 6 (1.68%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.84%) iPaaS
4 3 (0.84%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.60%) Internet
2 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.84%) HTTP
4 2 (0.56%) DHCP
4 2 (0.56%) DNS
4 2 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.28%) Extranet
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) MPLS
5 1 (0.28%) Skype
5 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.25%) MySQL
3 34 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.24%) Big Data
8 8 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.24%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.40%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.12%) Power BI
11 4 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 35 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.28%) TeamCity
3 15 (4.20%) JIRA
4 12 (3.36%) Moq
4 12 (3.36%) MSTest
4 12 (3.36%) NUnit
4 12 (3.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.84%) CocoaPods
8 3 (0.84%) gulp
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.56%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.56%) Maven
9 2 (0.56%) Subversion
10 1 (0.28%) JUnit
10 1 (0.28%) Selenium
10 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 53 (14.85%) Games
2 22 (6.16%) Marketing
3 19 (5.32%) Finance
4 15 (4.20%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.64%) Retail
6 8 (2.24%) Legal
6 8 (2.24%) Local Government
7 6 (1.68%) Advertising
8 4 (1.12%) Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Back Office
9 3 (0.84%) French Language
9 3 (0.84%) Law
9 3 (0.84%) Publishing
10 2 (0.56%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (42.86%) .NET
2 120 (33.61%) ASP.NET
3 112 (31.37%) HTML
4 102 (28.57%) CSS
5 76 (21.29%) AngularJS
6 75 (21.01%) jQuery
7 61 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (14.57%) WPF
9 50 (14.01%) .NET Framework
9 50 (14.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 50 (14.01%) WCF
10 33 (9.24%) Entity Framework
11 31 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (8.40%) RESTful
13 27 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (7.28%) HTML5
14 26 (7.28%) MSMQ
15 24 (6.72%) WinForms
16 20 (5.60%) Web Services
17 18 (5.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.97%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.16%) iPad
3 19 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.64%) User Experience
6 8 (2.24%) Animation
6 8 (2.24%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.12%) Blog
8 4 (1.12%) Fintech
8 4 (1.12%) PKI
9 3 (0.84%) Apple TV
9 3 (0.84%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.84%) Social Media
10 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.56%) Replication
10 2 (0.56%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.56%) Linux
1 27 (7.56%) Windows
2 11 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.24%) Windows XP
4 7 (1.96%) Unix
5 3 (0.84%) Android
5 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (36.97%) MVC
2 99 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (18.77%) Web Development
4 53 (14.85%) TDD
5 43 (12.04%) Web Application Development
6 42 (11.76%) Kanban
7 38 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
8 35 (9.80%) BDD
9 27 (7.56%) Multithreading
9 27 (7.56%) Scrum
9 27 (7.56%) Software Engineering
10 24 (6.72%) OO
11 18 (5.04%) Analytics
12 17 (4.76%) Front End Development
12 17 (4.76%) OOP
13 15 (4.20%) MVVM
14 14 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (3.64%) Mobile Development
15 13 (3.64%) SEO
16 12 (3.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 151 (42.30%) C#
2 106 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 95 (26.61%) SQL
4 59 (16.53%) PHP
5 49 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 41 (11.48%) Ruby
7 37 (10.36%) Java
8 31 (8.68%) C++
9 26 (7.28%) F#
10 21 (5.88%) Python
11 15 (4.20%) VB
12 14 (3.92%) C
13 6 (1.68%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.40%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.40%) Perl
14 5 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.84%) R
16 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 67 (18.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) HND
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.96%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.40%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) HDFS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (7.28%) Kibana
2 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.28%) Nessus
3 1 (0.28%) Nmap
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 53 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.96%) Google
3 16 (4.48%) Oracle
4 12 (3.36%) SAP
5 9 (2.52%) Apple
6 6 (1.68%) Adobe
6 6 (1.68%) VMware
7 4 (1.12%) Facebook
8 3 (0.84%) Zend
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.56%) NetApp
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.28%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.28%) Capita
10 1 (0.28%) Epicor
10 1 (0.28%) Sage
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Wonderware
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