The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 113 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 162 213 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.23% 2.84% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.98% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 134 190 173
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Junior
England

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -33 89 £23,500 -2.08% 15
Cheshire +2 47 £25,000 - 7
Lancashire +5 12 £23,000 -6.12% 4
Merseyside -7 12 £27,500 - 6
Cumbria - 1 £21,500 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 114 (36.89%) SQL
2 97 (31.39%) HTML
3 96 (31.07%) JavaScript
4 94 (30.42%) CSS
5 90 (29.13%) .NET
6 80 (25.89%) C#
7 77 (24.92%) Degree
8 61 (19.74%) ASP.NET
9 56 (18.12%) Microsoft
10 55 (17.80%) SQL Server
11 48 (15.53%) Java
12 47 (15.21%) Finance
13 42 (13.59%) jQuery
14 41 (13.27%) Windows
14 41 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
15 40 (12.94%) MVC
16 37 (11.97%) MySQL
17 36 (11.65%) PHP
18 35 (11.33%) Mobile App
19 34 (11.00%) E-Commerce
19 34 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (11.00%) Computer Science
20 33 (10.68%) CRM
21 32 (10.36%) UNIX
22 30 (9.71%) .NET Framework
23 28 (9.06%) Retail
24 27 (8.74%) SAP
25 26 (8.41%) TDD
26 25 (8.09%) Linux
26 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (5.18%) WordPress
1 16 (5.18%) SAS
2 15 (4.85%) CMS
3 7 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.94%) Apache
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.62%) IIS
5 5 (1.62%) Drupal
6 3 (0.97%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.97%) nginx
7 2 (0.65%) Node.js
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 23 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.59%) MS Office
2 8 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) InDesign
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.50%) SAP CRM
2 7 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.27%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.94%) SAP WM
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.62%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.97%) Magento
6 2 (0.65%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.47%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.50%) Internet
3 6 (1.94%) DHCP
3 6 (1.94%) DNS
4 4 (1.29%) Firewall
5 3 (0.97%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) HTTP
6 2 (0.65%) SMS
6 2 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.97%) MySQL
3 24 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.62%) OLTP
10 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.65%) MS Access
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.32%) Big Data
13 1 (0.32%) DTS
Development Applications
1 21 (6.80%) NUnit
1 21 (6.80%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (6.80%) Moq
2 19 (6.15%) MSTest
3 14 (4.53%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.24%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.24%) Subversion
5 8 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.65%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.65%) JUnit
6 2 (0.65%) Xcode
7 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.32%) Ant
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) Hudson
7 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (15.21%) Finance
2 28 (9.06%) Retail
3 15 (4.85%) Financial Institution
4 13 (4.21%) Marketing
5 9 (2.91%) Advertising
6 7 (2.27%) Back Office
7 5 (1.62%) Banking
7 5 (1.62%) Games
8 3 (0.97%) Billing
9 2 (0.65%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (31.39%) HTML
2 94 (30.42%) CSS
3 90 (29.13%) .NET
4 61 (19.74%) ASP.NET
5 42 (13.59%) jQuery
6 30 (9.71%) .NET Framework
7 23 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (7.44%) HTML5
7 23 (7.44%) WCF
8 22 (7.12%) WinForms
9 21 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (6.15%) WPF
10 19 (6.15%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (6.15%) Ninject
10 19 (6.15%) Razor View Engine
10 19 (6.15%) Spring.NET
10 19 (6.15%) Unity DI Container
11 17 (5.50%) Spring
12 15 (4.85%) XML
12 15 (4.85%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.33%) Mobile App
2 34 (11.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.80%) Social Media
4 20 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.59%) FMCG
5 8 (2.59%) Replication
6 6 (1.94%) Open Source
6 6 (1.94%) iPhone
6 6 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.29%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.97%) Statistics
9 3 (0.97%) Animation
9 3 (0.97%) iPad
10 2 (0.65%) Blog
10 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.65%) EMV
10 2 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.27%) Windows
2 32 (10.36%) UNIX
3 25 (8.09%) Linux
4 15 (4.85%) Android
4 15 (4.85%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.62%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.32%) SUSE
10 1 (0.32%) Debian
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (12.94%) MVC
3 34 (11.00%) E-Commerce
3 34 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.68%) CRM
5 26 (8.41%) TDD
6 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering
7 24 (7.77%) Web Application Development
8 23 (7.44%) Scrum
9 22 (7.12%) Analytics
10 21 (6.80%) Kanban
11 20 (6.47%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (6.15%) Data Management
12 19 (6.15%) Web Development
12 19 (6.15%) MVVM
13 13 (4.21%) OO
13 13 (4.21%) SEO
14 12 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (36.89%) SQL
2 96 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 80 (25.89%) C#
4 48 (15.53%) Java
5 36 (11.65%) PHP
6 24 (7.77%) VB.NET
7 23 (7.44%) T-SQL
8 17 (5.50%) VB
9 15 (4.85%) Prolog
10 6 (1.94%) ABAP
11 5 (1.62%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.62%) C++
12 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.29%) C
12 4 (1.29%) Python
13 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.97%) Perl
13 3 (0.97%) Ruby
14 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.65%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 77 (24.92%) Degree
2 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.91%) MCP
4 8 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.59%) MCTS
4 8 (2.59%) MCAD
4 8 (2.59%) MCSD
5 7 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.62%) ISEB
8 2 (0.65%) APMP
8 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) Data Guard
1 6 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.62%) SCCM
2 5 (1.62%) SCOM
2 5 (1.62%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.74%) SAP
3 16 (5.18%) Oracle
4 15 (4.85%) Sencha
5 11 (3.56%) Google
6 8 (2.59%) VMware
7 7 (2.27%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.94%) Alterian
8 6 (1.94%) Informatica
8 6 (1.94%) Adobe
9 5 (1.62%) Avaya
9 5 (1.62%) Sage
10 4 (1.29%) NetApp
11 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.65%) Sun
11 2 (0.65%) IBM
12 1 (0.32%) Kony
12 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.32%) Teradata
12 1 (0.32%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Arden Software
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Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + £3k Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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