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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 93 109 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 194 174 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.05% 2.59% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 2.68% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 174 124 197
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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 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
6152 6482 7116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.68% 96.54% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5378 5900
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 117 £25,000 - 27
Cheshire +45 58 £25,000 - 5
Lancashire -15 8 £21,250 -33.59% 6
Merseyside -27 3 £26,000 +10.63%
Cumbria +5 2 £22,500 -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 156 (40.94%) C#
2 150 (39.37%) .NET
3 121 (31.76%) ASP.NET
4 112 (29.40%) MVC
5 104 (27.30%) SQL
5 104 (27.30%) HTML
6 103 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (25.20%) JavaScript
8 94 (24.67%) CSS
9 92 (24.15%) SQL Server
10 82 (21.52%) .NET Framework
11 78 (20.47%) Computer Science
12 75 (19.69%) Degree
13 68 (17.85%) TDD
14 67 (17.59%) WCF
14 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 65 (17.06%) Web Development
16 59 (15.49%) Kanban
17 56 (14.70%) Web Application Development
18 55 (14.44%) AngularJS
19 53 (13.91%) WPF
20 52 (13.65%) Dependency Injection
21 50 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 48 (12.60%) Scrum
22 48 (12.60%) VB.NET
22 48 (12.60%) jQuery
23 45 (11.81%) Microsoft
24 42 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
25 40 (10.50%) Ruby
25 40 (10.50%) PHP

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 27 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.72%) CMS
3 14 (3.67%) WordPress
4 6 (1.57%) Drupal
4 6 (1.57%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.05%) Apache
5 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.79%) SAS
6 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (0.52%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) nginx
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.36%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.79%) SPSS
3 3 (0.79%) Stata
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.52%) InDesign
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.62%) Magento
2 9 (2.36%) SAP GRC
3 6 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (1.57%) Cognos Controller
3 6 (1.57%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.57%) OpenCart
3 6 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.05%) SAP EHS
4 4 (1.05%) SAP QM
4 4 (1.05%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.79%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.79%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.10%) GitHub
4 6 (1.57%) AdWords
4 6 (1.57%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.79%) TestFlight
6 2 (0.52%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.35%) Internet
2 6 (1.57%) Intranet
3 3 (0.79%) Extranet
3 3 (0.79%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.52%) AMQP
4 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.71%) MySQL
3 33 (8.66%) MongoDB
4 27 (7.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.62%) Big Data
8 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.05%) GIS
10 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.79%) OLAP
11 3 (0.79%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.09%) Moq
2 27 (7.09%) NUnit
2 27 (7.09%) TeamCity
3 26 (6.82%) MSTest
3 26 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (4.20%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.15%) Xcode
6 6 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.31%) JIRA
8 3 (0.79%) Ant
8 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.79%) Gradle
8 3 (0.79%) Hudson
8 3 (0.79%) Maven
9 2 (0.52%) Subversion
10 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.26%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 39 (10.24%) Finance
2 34 (8.92%) Games
3 27 (7.09%) Marketing
4 20 (5.25%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.15%) Retail
6 6 (1.57%) Banking
7 5 (1.31%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.05%) Local Government
9 3 (0.79%) Front Office
9 3 (0.79%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.79%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (39.37%) .NET
2 121 (31.76%) ASP.NET
3 104 (27.30%) HTML
4 94 (24.67%) CSS
5 82 (21.52%) .NET Framework
6 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (17.59%) WCF
7 55 (14.44%) AngularJS
8 53 (13.91%) WPF
9 50 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 48 (12.60%) jQuery
11 39 (10.24%) Entity Framework
12 31 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (8.14%) HTML5
13 30 (7.87%) KnockoutJS
13 30 (7.87%) RESTful
14 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (6.82%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (6.82%) Spring.NET
15 26 (6.82%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 78 (20.47%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.84%) FMCG
5 6 (1.57%) iPad
5 6 (1.57%) Social Media
5 6 (1.57%) User Experience
6 5 (1.31%) Life Science
6 5 (1.31%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.05%) Economics
7 4 (1.05%) Physics
7 4 (1.05%) Psychology
7 4 (1.05%) Statistics
8 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.79%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.79%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.79%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.71%) Windows
2 18 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 18 (4.72%) Linux
3 6 (1.57%) Unix
4 3 (0.79%) Android
4 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (29.40%) MVC
2 103 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (17.85%) TDD
4 65 (17.06%) Web Development
5 59 (15.49%) Kanban
6 56 (14.70%) Web Application Development
7 52 (13.65%) Dependency Injection
8 48 (12.60%) Scrum
9 35 (9.19%) BDD
10 32 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (8.14%) OOP
12 27 (7.09%) Multithreading
12 27 (7.09%) MVVM
13 25 (6.56%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.51%) Project Management
15 20 (5.25%) Mobile Application Development
16 19 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (4.99%) iOS Development
16 19 (4.99%) OO
17 18 (4.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 156 (40.94%) C#
2 104 (27.30%) SQL
3 96 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 48 (12.60%) VB.NET
5 40 (10.50%) PHP
5 40 (10.50%) Ruby
6 39 (10.24%) Java
7 28 (7.35%) VB
8 26 (6.82%) F#
9 22 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 21 (5.51%) C++
11 18 (4.72%) Python
12 17 (4.46%) Apple Swift
13 16 (4.20%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.05%) C
15 4 (1.05%) Perl
16 3 (0.79%) Groovy
16 3 (0.79%) R
16 3 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (19.69%) Degree
2 5 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (1.31%) ISEB
3 4 (1.05%) HND
4 3 (0.79%) CCDA
4 3 (0.79%) CCDP
4 3 (0.79%) CCNA
4 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.79%) PMP
5 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CISM
6 1 (0.26%) CISSP
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.10%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (0.79%) vSphere
2 3 (0.79%) XenApp
2 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
2 3 (0.79%) XenServer
3 2 (0.52%) Docker
3 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (6.82%) Kibana
2 4 (1.05%) SCCM
3 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (11.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.19%) Google
3 19 (4.99%) SAP
4 8 (2.10%) Cognos
4 8 (2.10%) Oracle
5 7 (1.84%) VMware
6 6 (1.57%) Cisco
6 6 (1.57%) IBM
7 5 (1.31%) Adobe
7 5 (1.31%) HP
7 5 (1.31%) NetApp
8 3 (0.79%) AppSense
8 3 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.79%) Citrix
8 3 (0.79%) EMC
9 2 (0.52%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.52%) Facebook
9 2 (0.52%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.52%) Zend
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + on-site parking
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £19,000 - £23,500 DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Incentives
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Training and Career Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits, training & dev
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £25,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £18,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bens + Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, London, Stockport
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £48,900
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
OmniSign
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum OTE + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HMRC
Salary: From £23,600 to £26,592 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago